NEWS

January 9th, 2012, 12:13 PM

Intel Pushes Ultrabooks at CES 2012

At the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show Press Day today, Intel Corporation described a new era of computing experience that is underway, as the first wave of Ultrabook devices come to market. Leading the event were Mooly Eden, Intel vice president and general manager, PC Client Group, and Kevin Sellers, vice president, Sales and Marketing [...]

January 9th, 2012, 10:16 AM

CES 2012: Samsung Unveils Series 7 Monitor

Samsung Electronics Canada, today introduced the next evolution of its award-winning Central Station, the Series 7 Samsung Smart Station, as well as a redesigned Series 7 HDTV monitor for a whole-home solution. Part HD monitor, part wireless docking station, the second generation Series 7 Smart Station (CB750) builds upon the successes of its predecessor and [...]

January 9th, 2012, 9:53 AM

CES 2012: Crucial Launches 8GB Ballistix Sport, Tactical, and Elite Memory

Crucial, a leading global brand of memory and storage upgrades, today announced the immediate availability of 8 GB DDR3 memory modules across the Crucial Ballistix Sport, Tactical, and Elite series. By taking advantage of Micron’s 4 Gb DRAM technology, the new 8 GB modules provide users with the maximum capacity, performance, and density needed to [...]

January 9th, 2012, 9:40 AM

ZOTAC Announces a Trio of New ZBOX Mini-PCs at CES 2012

ZOTAC has consistently proven that is the king of everything small form factor. It will be interesting to see how these new small form factor PCs perform. ZOTAC International, a leading innovator and a channel manufacturer, today kicks off the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show with a trio of versatile 2nd-Generation ZBOX mini-PCs for all your [...]

January 8th, 2012, 8:00 PM

Gigabyte to Introduce HD 7970 Windforce 3x, Clocked to 1GHz.

The HD 7970 may have first been introduced a few weeks ago but details about board partners’ products has been slim to none.  Gigabyte is actually the first to show us the first images and specifications of their upcoming card.   Called the HD 7970 Windforce 3x OC, this card uses a custom heatsink and [...]

January 8th, 2012, 7:58 PM

XFX Shows off their HD 7970 Lineup

Today is the day when most HD 7970 cards will become available but XFX has given us a glimpse at their full top to bottom HD 7970 lineup which includes overclocked, custom cooled products as well.   Many of the AMD’s board partners will initially only be introducing reference clocked versions of the HD 7970 [...]

January 8th, 2012, 5:58 PM

CES 2012: Acer’s Aspire Timeline Ultra, A Thin, High Performance Mainstream Notebook

Acer’s newest Ultrabook, the Timeline Ultra combines a 14″  or 15″ screen, all day battery life and high performance components into a slim, compact, mobile design.   The Timeline series of notebooks have been around for a while now but they’re steadily maturing into well rounded notebooks and according to Acer, the upcoming Timeline Ultra [...]

January 8th, 2012, 5:33 PM

CES 2012: Le Pan Reveals New Le Pan II Tablet

The biggest entrant from manufacturers at Computex was tablets. The most hyped tablet of the show – the HP Touchpad – turned out to be a marked failure when it launched months later. Tablets are certain to be a large part of the offerings on display at CES 2012. The question is, can any manufacturer [...]

January 8th, 2012, 5:09 PM

MSI Launches Military Class Inspired Interceptor Series Computer Cases

  MSI again proves it is a market leader in the PC gaming case sector with the release of their Interceptor line of cases. Look for the Interceptor series in December at an MSRP of $79.99 and $59.99. MSI today announced a new line of computer cases aimed at PC enthusiasts that will be exclusively [...]

January 8th, 2012, 5:08 PM

CES 2012: Acer to Introduce Aspire S5, World’s Thinnest Ultrabook w/Thunderbolt

Ultrabooks are all the rage in the mobile computing world these days and Acer has introduced one of the thinnest and lightest Ultrabooks yet:  the Aspire S5. CES 2012 is starting off in a huge way with Acer announcing a number of products, among them the new svelte Aspire S5 which measures ridiculous 15mm at [...]