NEWS

October 9th, 2009, 10:36 AM

Scythe Samurai ZZ – Long Live The Downdraft Cooler

Scythe has long since filled our imagination with creative and innovative solutions for CPU cooling. Living up to that long tradition we are greeted with their latest solution in a diverse market. The Scythe Samurai ZZ. Downdraft coolers have never been embraced with the popularity held by the vaunted tower cooler. Yet, they still remain [...]

October 8th, 2009, 11:25 AM

ATI Radeon HD 5770 Performance and Benchmarks Leaked

Yesterday we showed some uncovered snapshots of the upcoming HD 5770, which looks to bundle affordability with performance, and this morning, we get to deliver the real goods, the benchmark numbers. A member of Chinese website MyMyPC, put an Asus HD 5770 to the test, and ran it through a variety of benchmarks. The test [...]

October 8th, 2009, 11:12 AM

MSI Counting Down For The Big Bang P55 Motherboard Debut

MSI today in conjunction with THX and Creative announced its new Big Bang gaming motherboard, the first ever to implement THX TruStudio PC with Creative EAX ADVANCED HD 5.0 audio technology. Big Bang features QuantumWave audio processing, combining THX TruStudio PC with Creative EAX ADVANCED HD 5.0 to deliver the most powerful and realistic gaming [...]

October 8th, 2009, 11:04 AM

Swiftech Releases New Waterblock Apogee XT

Swiftech is proud to announce the release of their latest top of the heap CPU water block, the Apogee XT. The block features a solid copper and brass construction, that has been chrome plated for a stunning look. The base of the block boasts a topographically mapped cold plate, a detachable inlet plate, and a micro pin [...]

October 7th, 2009, 1:11 PM

EVGA Releases Precision 1.8.1 and GPU Voltage Tuner 1.1.2.2

EVGA has updated two of its very popular GPU tools for overclocking their cards. Both Precision and GPU Voltage Tuner received update for additional support of new graphics cards and a few new features. EVGA Precision Overclocking Utility allows you to fine tune your EVGA graphics card for the maximum performance possible, with Core/Shader/Memory clock tuning, [...]

October 7th, 2009, 11:38 AM

ATI Radeon HD 5770 Pictured – DirectX 11 Goes Mainstream

It would be safe to assume that the official announcement is close, but pictures of the ATI Radeon HD 5770, a graphics card targeted for mainstream users, has be captured and released a tad early. The card is a part of the Evergreen family, codenamed Juniper and based on the same 40nm technology found in the [...]

October 7th, 2009, 11:03 AM

Google Maps Street View Service Launches in Canada

For our neighbours south of the border (The U.S.A), Google Street View has been a tool that many have utilized for the better part of a year in most major urban areas, but those in the great white north have not been so priviledged, with the ground view map abruptly ending at the border. Today [...]

October 6th, 2009, 12:01 PM

OCZ Announces Z-Drive m84 for Mainstream Power Users

OCZ today announced the Z-Drive m84, a PCI-Express Solid State Drive (SSD) designed to offer the performance of OCZ’s Z-Drive product line to enthusiasts for a more affordable price point and availability in the mainstream market segment versus the enterprise channel. The Z-Drive m84 is the answer to the demand from end-users to have access [...]

October 6th, 2009, 11:32 AM

Creative Launches Sound Blaster Easy Record, Helping You to Digitalize Your Music

Creative Technology Ltd. today introduced the Creative Sound Blaster Easy Record which helps users effortlessly convert their favourite music from cassettes, LP records, CDs or MDs to digital form via a convenient plug and play USB connection. The Creative Sound Blaster Easy Record comes bundled with Smart Recorder software which guides users step by step in recording music [...]

October 6th, 2009, 11:01 AM

Corsair Adds TX950W High Performance Power Supply

Corsair, a worldwide leader in high performance memory and computer products, today announced the launch of the Corsair TX950W power supply unit (PSU), the latest addition to the award-winning TX-series of high-quality PSUs. The TX950W has been designed to meet the demanding requirements of PC enthusiasts, creative professionals and gamers. The TX950W is built using [...]