NEWS

July 8th, 2009, 11:29 AM

Google Set to Infiltrate Computing World Further – Plans for Chrome Operating System

With Chrome launched less than a year ago, and brought out of BETA a few short months after its release, it has quickly (though not surprisingly) risen to take over  nearly 2% of the browser market share. It may not sound like much, but that translates into an estimated 30 million users, and with Microsoft [...]

July 8th, 2009, 10:29 AM

Adding More Boost – OCZ Vertex Gets “Turbo’d”

OCZ Technology has released the latest addition to their premium Vertex solid state drive series, the Vertex Turbo Edition. The tried-and-true architecture and performance of the original Vertex has been upgraded to meet the demands of enthusiasts and other performance-seeking users who benefit from SSD technology. The Vertex Turbo Series maximizes the potential for ultimate [...]

July 8th, 2009, 10:25 AM

Thermaltake ISGC V320 – The Latest Heavy Hitter In GPU Cooling

Graphics cooling has become essential to the modern PC user. Looking to keep the cool on the latest video cards; Thermaltake announces their new heavyweight ISGC V320 solution. At first glance we see that Thermatake has included their ISGC fans in this new design. This is a promising step in quieter computing as this fan [...]

July 7th, 2009, 1:57 PM

New Record! AMD CPUs Breaks 7GHz Barrier and 3DMark Scores

Well here is an exciting tidbit of news for the morning. The lads over at XtremeSystems had a bit of a party in Finland over the weekend, and boy what a event it was! In attendance was the usual list of suspects representing Finland, Russia, Sweden, Italy and Belgium. Along with the usual overclocker’s party [...]

July 7th, 2009, 12:29 PM

MSI Shows Off G41 Motherboards

With hi-definition audio and visuals becoming ever more common, Home Theater PC (HTPC), offering improved audio support and hi-def multimedia playback, provide more upgradeability and compatibility for the coming future. In light of this trend, more and more people are seeking to build their own HTPC. Global mainboard and graphic producer, MSI, has integrated Intel’s [...]

July 7th, 2009, 11:43 AM

Sapphire Gets Green with Enviromentally Friendly Packaging

Sapphire Technology, supplier of AMD/ATI based graphics products is aware of the increasing awareness of the impact of excess packaging on the environment, and has an ongoing programme to play its part in conservation.   In another industry first for Sapphire the company is now introducing paper pulp trays as the inner packaging for graphics cards. [...]

July 6th, 2009, 12:27 PM

NVIDIA 186.24 BETA Drivers Leaked

Well, what a nice start to a Monday for NVIDIA owners. Thanks to XFastest  details and downloads emerged this morning about upcoming NVIDIA BETA drivers, the 186.24. They have not yet been placed on the NVIDIA website, given the recent 186 WHQL release, but these leaked drivers bare the date of June 23rd, 2009 so they [...]

July 6th, 2009, 11:56 AM

A-Data Launches S-592 Solid State Drive Lineup

  A-DATA recently launched its 500 series 2.5” SATA II S592 SSD, a highly anticipated product that is compatible with Microsoft® Windows® 7. Taking advantage of the latest technical breakthrough, the S592 adopts new controller design and utilizes mobile SDRAM as cache to decrease data access time, enables the SSD to quickly access and seek the data.  [...]

July 6th, 2009, 11:46 AM

Danger Den Brings Full Coverage to Single PCB GTX295

With such a number of single PCB GTX-295′s popping up on shelves over the past few weeks, water cooling enthusiasts have been left without a way to adequately cool their newly acquired products, until today! Danger Den is releasing a new version of it’s popular GTX 295 full coverage block for the single PCB version, [...]

July 3rd, 2009, 11:50 AM

Razer Megalodon 7.1 Gaming Headphones Shipping Worldwide

Razer today announced that the flagship Razer Megalodon has begun shipping and will be available for purchase at www.razerzone.com and other worldwide retailers.  “Our mission with the Razer Megalodon was to take gaming audio to a whole new level,” says Robert “Razerguy” Krakoff, President of Razer. “The onboard Razer Maelstrom audio engine not only provides [...]