NEWS

May 20th, 2009, 10:53 AM

Corsair Sets DDR3 Record with Dominator GT Memory

Corsair, a worldwide leader in high performance computer and flash memory products, today announced that the 6GB Dominator GT 2000MHz CAS 8 has passed Intel’s XMP-Ready certification for Core i7 Extreme Edition processors, making it the fastest memory kit to gain Intel’s stamp of approval. The 6GB Dominator GT 2000MHz CAS 8 (TR3X6G2000C8GTF) is part [...]

May 19th, 2009, 11:59 AM

Microsoft Brings Bluetrack to Consumers – New Mice Work on Virtually Any Surface

Consumers are taking their notebook and netbook PCs everywhere these days and can now work or play wherever they go with three new Microsoft BlueTrack Technology products: the Wireless Mobile Mouse 6000 featuring Microsoft’s first nano transceiver, the full-sized ambidextrous Wireless Mouse 5000, and the sleek mouse and keyboard combo Wireless Desktop 3000. With these [...]

May 19th, 2009, 11:15 AM

PR: Hynix, LG, Samsung & Silicon Image to develop Serial Port Memory

Hynix Semiconductor, LG Electronics , Samsung Electronics, and Silicon Image, today announced the formation of an industry consortium that promotes Serial Port Memory Technology (SPMT) for broad market adoption as an industry standard. As the first-of-its-kind memory specification for dynamic random access memory (DRAM), SPMT will initially target the mobile handset market, enabling a new [...]

May 18th, 2009, 5:33 PM

Set Your Sights on Blazing Benchmarks with the ROG Crosshair III Formula

ASUS, the world’s leading producer of motherboards, today put world record-breaking power into the hands of AMD Phenom II users with the launch of the ROG (Republic of Gamers) Crosshair III Formula. Based on the AMD Socket AM3 platform, the Crosshair III Formula harnesses its full complement of ROG-exclusive features and technologies to unleash the [...]

May 18th, 2009, 3:37 PM

NEC Electronics Introduces World’s First USB 3.0 Host Controller

NEC Electronics today introduced the world’s first Universal Serial Bus (USB) host controller (part number µPD720200) for the new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 standard. NEC Electronics expects rapid adoption of the device and standard as the need to transfer larger and larger amounts of information between PCs to external hard-drives, portable electronics devices, and flash-based thumb [...]

May 18th, 2009, 9:48 AM

Silverstone Set to Release 1500W Behemoth

Go big or go home – a motto Silverstone is taking to heart with the upcoming release of the Silverstone Strider Series 1500W power supply (Model: SST-ST1500). This mammoth of a power unit, was originally debuted at CeBIT 2009, and is being prepped for launch in the upcoming weeks.  It features 1500W of continuess power and [...]

May 17th, 2009, 4:11 PM

Dell Hints that High Windows 7 Pricing May Slow Adoption

As the rumoured Fall ’09 debut grows closer and with the release of a free, practicaly fully functional release candidate – Microsoft’s Windows 7 is creating a lot of buzz – especially given the promising preliminary results. However, even though the release candidate is free, and will remain so until June 2010, Microsoft does intend [...]

May 15th, 2009, 12:09 PM

Corsair to Release 16GB DDR2 Kit

While it has yet to be officially annouced, Corsair is suspected to be making the introductions to their 16GB DDR2-800 XMS2 Memory kit sometime in the coming week. The QUAD2X16G-6400 SKU can be found at various online retailers websites, and for those looking to finally max out the 16GB ceiling of most DDR2 motherboards, here is [...]

May 15th, 2009, 10:01 AM

ATI Catalyst 9.5 Released

Its that time – the beez are buzzing, the birds chirping and the enthusiasts doing their not so regular monthly update of ATI Catalyst drivers. This morning we welcome the Catalyst 9.5′s which promise big changes…. okay so we don’t really know that as we haven’t seen the change-log –   but we will keep our [...]

May 14th, 2009, 3:52 PM

Corsair releases 256GB SSD addition to storage lineup

Corsair, global manufacturer of highly regarded computer memory, has only recently embarked into the manufacturing of a new product lineup – solid state drives. In fact, the SSD market is currently dominated by popular manufacturers such as OCZ, G.Skill, Patriot and others, while having virtually no representation from traditional storage manufacturers like Seagate or Western [...]