NEWS

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 [...]

July 9th, 2009, 11:08 AM

HIS Releases HD4350 using PCIe x1 Interface

HIS is taking a small detour in its video card manufacturing production, stepping away from the ordinary and producing a card that won’t take the computing world by storm, but will be a godsend to those who need it.  A computer’s PCIe x1 slot is rarely used, despite the fact it is featured on practically [...]

July 9th, 2009, 10:50 AM

Transcend Releases Blazing Fast 600X CompactFlash Card

Dedicated to fulfilling the demanding requirements of performance-conscious photographers, Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcend), a worldwide leader in storage and multimedia products, proudly releases its Extreme Plus 600X CompactFlash cards with Turbo MLC technology. These new 600X CF cards raise the bar with blazing fast transfer speeds of up to 92MB/s read and 87MB/s write, which [...]

July 9th, 2009, 10:42 AM

Auzentech Releases X-Raider and X-Studio Sound Cards

Auzentech announced today the immediately availability of the Auzen X-Raider 7.1 and X-Studio 5.1 Sound Cards. These sound cards provide an affordable upgrade from the onboard audio built into desktop PCs, and are ideal for improving audio from games, music, and movies. The Auzen X-Raider 7.1 is a PCI sound card with swappable OPAMPs for all channels, SPDIF(Optical) In/Out, internal digital output [...]

July 8th, 2009, 1:27 PM

NVIDIA Releases Their Own SLI Patch

With EVGA receiving all the praise over their SLI Enchancement Patch, it would appear NVIDIA has gotten a bit jealous of the attention and decided to provide a fix for their own products (fancy that huh) The patch is compatible with any SLI motherboard, and is non vendor specific. It is suggested to be used [...]

July 8th, 2009, 12:34 PM

Corsair Pulls Dominator GT Memory Due to Concerns Over Failing Elpida Hyper ICs

While it isn’t yet classified as a full blown epidemic, Corsair is stepping up to the plate and taking responsibility for their products, as a growing number of reports indicate that Eplida Hyper’s IC’s, used on some of the high end Dominator GT memory is having far higher than normal failure rates. Corsair is not [...]