NEWS

May 28th, 2009, 12:52 PM

More Than Just Video: New HDMI Spec Features Array of Updates

With all the talk of hardware upgrades and updates, sometimes the bare nessecities that drive our electronics obessions tend to be glossed over, such as cables. HDMI 1.3a spec added native support for audio, as well as larger resolutions, now it appears that the HDMI cable is destined to be a complete all in one [...]

May 28th, 2009, 12:09 PM

Bioshock 2: Sea of Dreams Release Day – Nov 3rd 2009

Gamers around the world rejoice! The much anticipated sequel to the smash hit Bioshock has finally received a release date. While Take-Two Interactive (the publisher) has not officially confirmed the date, it was mentioned during a quarterly financial conference and then re posted by a 2K Games (Official developer and Take-Two subsidiary) Bioshock 2 community/blog. [...]

May 28th, 2009, 11:32 AM

(PR) Geild Launches GC-2 – Premium Thermal Compound

Geild has released a new thermal compound as a successor to their GC-1 which will end life in May. It will be interesting to see if it can dethrown the reigning champ IC7 by Innovation Cooling Thermal Solutions specialist GELID Solutions launches the premium “GC-2” thermal compound as the successor of the multi award winner [...]

May 28th, 2009, 11:23 AM

(PR) Thermaltake to Officially Debut the Unique Level 10 Chassis

Thermaltake, leading PC chassis, cooler, and PSU brand manufacturer, is celebrating their 10th anniversary in the PC DIY industry and will therefore present a very special highlight at this year’s Computex 2009, the Thermaltake Level 10 Extreme Gaming Station. Peeks of it were originally seen at this years CES Event in the Las Vegas, USA – [...]

May 28th, 2009, 11:10 AM

ASUS Developing a Beast – Dual GTX 285 4GB GPU

ASUS has put out some very unique and interesting renditions of their products over the past few years, most recently we saw the 4890 TOP with “Super ML Capacitor” which boasted extreme overclocking, and now they are at it again. The lads from techPowerUp have the skinny on the development of a truly monstorous ASUS [...]

May 28th, 2009, 10:46 AM

(PR) Super Talent Introduces Blazing Fast MasterDrive EX2 & IX2

Super Talent Technology, a leading manufacturer of Flash storage solutions and DRAM memory modules, announced it is now shipping new families of PATA/IDE 2.5” SSDs featuring both MLC and SLC Flash and nearly tripling previous performance specifications. The MasterDrive EX2 is available with capacities from 16GB to 128GB, features sequential read speeds up to 80 MB/s and sequential write [...]

May 27th, 2009, 4:46 PM

Razer Launches Ultrathin Gaming Grade Mousing Surface: Sphex

Razer, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-end precision gaming and lifestyle peripherals, today announced the release of the Razer Sphex™, the first Gaming Grade Desktop Skin with a distinctive ultrathin form factor. “The Razer Sphex is a gaming surface that doesn’t compromise tracking ability or durability even with its slim figure,” says Robert “Razerguy” Krakoff, [...]

May 27th, 2009, 1:46 PM

Asus/ASRock/ECS – P55, 785G Motherboard Roundup

There was quite the kerfuffle this morning as annoucements poured in from various sources toting their latest sightings of Intel P55 and AMD 785G chipsets. With a major tech trade show ( COMPUTEX  09 ) drawing near, these are expected – but heck, we don’t need a half dozen separate articles for every single motherboard. So why [...]

May 27th, 2009, 12:39 PM

Intel Showcases 8 Core “Nehalem-EX” Xeon Processors

Intel Corporation today previewed a new Intel® Xeon® processor codenamed “Nehalem-EX.” The processor will be at the heart of the next generation of intelligent and expandable high-end Intel server platforms, which will deliver a number of new technical advancements and boost enterprise computing performance. In production later this year, the Nehalem-EX processor will feature up to eight [...]

May 27th, 2009, 10:30 AM

Corsair Releases Energy-Efficient High-Performance Modular 850W & 750W Power Supplies

Corsair, known for their innovative and high-performance power supplies, along with an extensive array of computer products, today announced the launch of a the latest addition to their HX series lineup – the Corsair Professional Series HX850W and HX750W modular power supply units. The Corsair Professional Series power supply units have been designed by Corsair [...]