NEWS

August 14th, 2009, 11:35 AM

Corsair Gearing up for LGA-1156 Launch with New Dual Channel DDR3

With most of the DDR3 segment being populated by triple dimm kits in homage to Intel’s Core i7 triple channel utilization, dual kits have seemingly been forgotten. Intel however, is going back to the typical 4 DIMM slots with the release of its P55 chipset and LGA-1156 socket in early September. Consequently it is expected [...]

August 14th, 2009, 11:17 AM

Lenovo Recalls Batteries in Thinkpad Notebooks

For those using Thinkpad notebooks, take note, Lenovo is currently recalling and offering replacements for batteries of the following models that report “Irreparable damage” or “Battery cannot be charged” messages. Apperently the number of units experiencing this problem is far higher than normal, but has not been known to cause damage to the notebooks aside [...]

August 14th, 2009, 11:03 AM

MSI Announces New Lightning Series Graphics Card N275GTX Lightning

The world well-known graphics card and mainboard manufacturer, MSI, today officially announced new product of top-of-the-range Lightning series graphics card, N275GTX Lightning. The MSI N260GTX Lightning that is released in April has broken the world record by reaching incredible 1.1GHz GPU clock that no other GTX 260 cards can exceed. After N260GTX Lightning, MSI introduced [...]

August 14th, 2009, 10:35 AM

XFX Releases HD 4650 AGP Graphics Card

Despite not being included on motherboards for nearly 5 years, AGP is still not ready to go the way of the dodo. XFX has joined with other ATI manufacturer’s in producing the HD 4650, a mid-range video card that still uses the legacy bus. The card is identical in spec to the PCI Express version, [...]

August 13th, 2009, 10:22 AM

AMD Phenom II X4 965 Makes Official Debut

We reported a few months ago, AMD’s plan’s to upstage their current king of the hill, the Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition, with a processor that pushes the limits of computing even further – the AMD Phenom II X4 965. The 965 operates at 3.4GHz, the fastest clock speed of any processor currently on [...]

August 13th, 2009, 9:51 AM

Corsair Launches World’s Fastest High Capacity USB Flash Drive

Corsair today announced the 128GB Flash Voyager GT, the world’s fastest 128GB USB flash drive. The newest Flash Voyager GT is based upon a revolutionary design that employs a unique dual-controller architecture to achieve SLC-levels of performance using MLC NAND flash memory. The 128GB Flash Voyager GT is able to achieve read speeds of up [...]

August 12th, 2009, 10:49 AM

Lian Li launches the all new Tyr PC-X1000 Stylish Midi-Tower Chassis

Lian-Li Industrial Co. Ltd Ltd has launched the the Tyr PC-X1000 chassis designed as a stylish midi-tower chassis. The Tyr PC-X1000 follows in the prestigious footsteps of its predecessors, namely  the PC-X500 and the PC-X2000. Both of a controversial design with side mounted ODD bays. The PC-X1000 however has three traditional front mounted ODD bays [...]

August 12th, 2009, 10:39 AM

BFG Launches EX-1000 Power Supply

BFG Technologies, is excited to announce the new EX-1000, 1000 watt modular power supply. The EX Series ushers in a new approach to power supply design, utilizing BFG’s proprietary Frequency Conversion Technology.  Frequency Conversion Technology drastically improves low load efficiency by emulating a lower sized power supply.  This allows the EX-1000 to remain at least [...]

August 11th, 2009, 10:07 AM

Hitachi Ships Industry’s First 7200 RPM 2TB Enterprise-Class Hard Drives

Leveraging its proven, fourth-generation high-capacity hard drive technology, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST) today announced that it is now shipping the industry’s first enterprise-class, 7200 RPM 2TB offering, the Ultrastar A7K2000. The new Hitachi GST Ultrastar A7K2000 is designed, manufactured and tested to ensure enterprise-class mean-time-between-failure (MTBF) of 1.2 million hours in demanding 24×7 [...]

August 10th, 2009, 11:55 AM

Kingston Releases New Performance SSDNow V+ Series Drives

Kingston Technology Europe Ltd.,  today announced the latest addition to the Kingston SSDNow family of solid-state drives, the Kingston SSDNow V+ Series. The Kingston SSDNow V+ Series is available in a wide range of capacities, and has higher and faster performance specifications to meet demands of performance-seeking users. The drive is the perfect upgrade solution for power [...]