NEWS

July 14th, 2009, 11:14 AM

Windows 7 Available in September for Businesses

In an effort to attract business clients to its new Windows 7 operating system, Microsoft announced yesterday at its New Orleans Worldwide Partner Conference, that it would be releasing volume licenses of Windows 7 Enterprise Edition  to business clients on September 1st, 2009. Microsoft only recently announced that the official public launch date for the OS [...]

July 14th, 2009, 9:21 AM

MSi R4890 Cyclone SOC – Prepare To Be Blown Away

ATi’s board partners have had some amazing success with the latest 4890 series cards. Following that lead is MSi with their Cyclone SOC card. One can never have too much of a good thing. Since their release we have seen some amazing versions of the 4890 on the market. With very high clocking potential the [...]

July 13th, 2009, 11:46 AM

Nexus Announces New Quiet Full Tower EDGE Chassis

Nexus has announced the release of a new enclosure, designed for those seeking a quiet alternative to the fan filled behemoths found today. The EDGE is a silent solution which offers style and functionality all in one. Measuring 64.2 x23.9 x 57.6 cm, it is a full tower, constructed of steel and aluminum so it [...]

July 13th, 2009, 10:39 AM

Thermaltake Unveils LGA1156 CPU Cooler for August Launch

Showing just how close the release of Corei5 and LGA1156 really is, Thermaltake is introducing several advanced cooling solutions for the new and upcoming Intel  processors, ensuring users have the best choice right from day one. The brand new Silent 1156 CPU cooler from Thermaltake is specifically designed for Intel Socket 1156 processors. Installation to [...]

July 13th, 2009, 10:24 AM

AMD Annouces Release of Six-Core AMD Opteron HE Processor

AMD today announced the immediate availability of three new members of the Six-Core AMD Opteron™ processor family that specifically address rising demand for balanced systems with increased performance yet greater power-efficiency for cloud computing and web serving environments. The 55W ACP Six-Core AMD Opteron HE processors are currently shipping for 2-, 4- and 8-P systems [...]

July 13th, 2009, 10:21 AM

Thermalright VRM R1, VRM R2 – Graphics Cooling Refined

At the core of graphics cooling is the GPU. Many of us forget about the other hot running components that are just as important to stable function. Thermalright has the solution however to tame more than just one fire. It does not take one long to cross paths with Thermalright. From their towering T.R.U.E to [...]

July 10th, 2009, 10:45 AM

Prolimatech Debuts First Thermal Compound, PK-1 Nano Aluminum

Prolimatech recently impressed us with their Megahelams CPU cooler, which is quite impressive, given that this was their first ever marketted CPU Cooler, squeezing out a “Dam Good” award on the first go round! Now the company intends to round out their cooling products with a new thermal paste, the PK-1. Dubbed the Nano Aluminum, [...]

July 10th, 2009, 10:27 AM

OCZ Joins the Club, Ceasing Production of Elpida Hyper IC Ram

After Corsair’s recent announcement and recall of their Dominator GT lineup using Elpida Hyper IC’s (which have been experiencing a higher than normal failure rate) OCZ is the second company to officially announce their customer service commitment Unfortunately, much like Corsair’s, the statement is buried on the manufacturer’s forums, so unless you follow tech news [...]

July 10th, 2009, 9:41 AM

Zalman CNPS-10X Quiet – Bringing The Cool For Todays Modern CPU

Not long ago Zalman shocked everyone by breaking the mold on its traditional cooler design with the CNPS-10X Extreme Series. Adding to their growing arsenal of solutions comes the CNPS-10X Quiet; which hopes to satisfy those who need silence but still demand performance. Long known for their circular horizontal coolers and downdraft series Zalman has [...]

July 9th, 2009, 12:17 PM

Scythe Big Shuriken Revised – A True Low Rider For CPU Cooling

Scythe and cooling are synonymous. Known for their functional and sometimes eccentric design philosophy; we are greeted once more with another solid solution filling an ever growing niche. The HTPC market has taken an upturn in recent years. It has allowed many people to build their own custom media centres with features they want. This [...]