NEWS

September 23rd, 2009, 12:00 PM

AMD ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series – The Canadian Launch Pricing and Availability

While ATI’s launch of the ATI Radeon 5800 series was initially rumoured to be merely a paper launch, with no expected stock come Septemeber 23rd, ATI has surprised us with getting their act in gear and managing to get at least a few pieces out to major retailers. For all your excited consumers clamouring to [...]

September 23rd, 2009, 11:25 AM

HIS, Club3D, Powercolor and Vertex3D Roll Out ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series Offerings

We are going to lump the remaining cards all into one, as thankfully, their press releases aren’t the brick wall of text that has been bombarding the inbox this morning. HIS HIS unleashed the revolutionary new HIS Radeon HD 5870 1GB GDDR5, the most technologically advanced, feature-rich graphics processor ever in the market. Prepare to plug in for [...]

September 23rd, 2009, 11:02 AM

MSI Introduces the R5870 and R5850 Series Graphics Cards

As top computer gamers are demanding only the very best hardware, all manufacturers in the industry are constantly striving for the efficiency and performance to fulfill these needs. In order to adequately cater to these ever increasing performance demands, now MSI, leading graphics cards and mainboard manufacturer has joined forces with the renowned graphics chip manufacturer AMD and [...]

September 23rd, 2009, 10:56 AM

GIGABYTE Presents Radeon HD 5800 Series Graphics Cards

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY is pleased to launch the latest addition to its selection of premium graphics cards. GIGABYTE’s GV-R587D5-1GD-B and GV-R585D5-1GD-B are built using ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series GPUs ─ which are based on 40nm process and advanced GDDR5 memory technology. These powerful new GPUs provide for a host of innovative new features including Microsoft [...]

September 23rd, 2009, 10:48 AM

SAPPHIRE Launches HD 5870 and HD 5850

SAPPHIRE Technology announces the most exciting development in graphics for several generations – not only the fastest single GPU ever, but also the first video cards to support the advanced graphical features only available in Microsoft DirectX 11 and delivering spectacular video clarity, speed and visual effects, including over multiple monitors. The SAPPHIRE HD 5870 is based [...]

September 23rd, 2009, 10:43 AM

XFX Radeon HD 5800 Series Graphics Cards – Reality Just Stepped Up Its Game

Gamers are always pushing for the ultimate realistic gaming experience, and the XFX Radeon HD 5870 graphics card brings them three enormous steps closer to their ideal. First, ATI Eyefinity Technology enables gamers to see things like never before, with the ability to spread out across three displays at resolutions of up to 1080 pixels. Offering the first-ever [...]

September 23rd, 2009, 10:35 AM

AMD Changes the Game with ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series Graphics Cards

AMD today launched the most powerful processor ever created, found in its next-generation graphics cards, the ATI Radeon HD 5800 series graphics cards, and the world’s first and only to fully support Microsoft DirectX 11, the new gaming and compute standard shipping shortly with Microsoft Windows 7 operating system. Boasting up to 2.72 TeraFLOPS of compute [...]

September 22nd, 2009, 11:57 AM

Kingston Releases Faster DataTraveler 410 USB Flash Drive

Kingston Technology Europe Ltd, a subsidiary of Kingston Technology Corporation, today announced it is increasing read and write speeds on its Kingston DataTraveler 410 USB Flash drive to 20 MB/sec. read and write. Shipping in capacities up to 32GB, the speedy DataTraveler 410 allows for faster file transfers and is password protected to help keepdata [...]

September 22nd, 2009, 11:14 AM

AMD Confirms Release of Six-Core Desktop Processors for 2010

Well it looks like our original report that AMD would be releasing desktop six-core processors in 2010, was not nearly as far off the mark as some speculated. Attempting to hopefully steal a bit of the spotlight from Intel’s IDF conference announcements, AMD officially stated that they are on track to debut the 45nm “Thuban” [...]

September 21st, 2009, 1:11 PM

The EC Makes Public, the Decision Concerning Intel’s Abuse of Dominant Position

It was May when the European Commission made a rather shocking announcement; that goliath chip manufacturer, Intel, was indeed guilty of using it’s dominant market position to force computer manufacturer’s to support its product over competitor AMD.  Today, after nearly 5 months of wondering exactly what went on behind close doors, the EC has decided [...]