PERIPHERALS NEWS

February 18th, 2010, 12:34 PM

Kingston Ships 256GB USB Flash Drive to North America

Kingston is taking the lead by shipping the first 256GB USB flash drive to North America , despite that fact that Europe and Asia have had them on the market for the better part of 2009. The DataTraveler 310 is a single USB Flash drive with an astounding 256GB of space.  The drive comes with [...]

February 17th, 2010, 1:13 PM

NEC Developing LSI Communication Inteface with Blistering 16Gb/s Speed

NEC Corporation and NEC Electronics Corporation announced today the development and successful demonstration of LSI technology for next-generation high-speed serial communication interfaces. This new technology allows inter-chip communication that is three times faster than modern communication interface standards, such as USB 3.0 and PCI Express 2.0, without using complicated transmission modes like multilevel transmission. In [...]

February 8th, 2010, 11:06 AM

Canon Set to Launch EOS Rebel T2i 18MP DSLR

While we are primarily a computer hardware website, occasionally a piece of consumer electronic news catches our eye; given that photography and computers often go hand in hand here is some official news from Canon about their latest creation. The company has officially announced its latest prosumer DSLR, the EOS Rebel T2i (EOS 550D outside [...]

January 19th, 2010, 1:05 PM

Samsung SyncMaster F2370H and F2380MX High Contrast LCDs Launched

Samsung has announced the launch of two new high contrast Syncmaster displays, designed for the best colour reproduction. The SyncMaster 80 Series F2380MX targets the casual user while the SyncMaster 70 Series F2370H  is intended for professionals. The panels are 23-inch widescreens, with a resolution of 1920×1080 and the big feature is a dynamic contrast [...]

December 2nd, 2009, 1:08 PM

Vantec Announces Line of SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Products

Vantec Thermal Technologies announces four new products utilizing the new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface including two hard drive enclosures—one for each form factor, a PCI-Express card and an ExpressCard/34 adapter. SuperSpeed USB 3.0 is the next generation bus interface offering transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps (625Mbps) and it is fully backwards-compatible with USB 2.0 [...]

November 24th, 2009, 11:44 AM

Razer Imperator Offers Comfort, Customization For All “Righties”

In a rather brazen display of discrimination against the fairer handed folk*, Razer today announced the Razer Imperator, a right-handed ergonomic mouse for palm and fingertip gamers. The Razer Imperator is designed with gaming-grade ergonomics in mind – contours and grooves specifically crafted to enhance aggressive mousing movements made by gamers. “Ergonomics and control were the [...]

November 10th, 2009, 12:40 PM

Corsair Announces New Flash Survivor GT Family of USB Drives

Corsair, a worldwide leader in high-performance computer and flash memory products, today announced two new Flash Survivor GT USB flash drives. The new drives are available in capacities of 32GB and 64GB, and feature the same ultra-durable metal housing found on all Flash Survivor models, along with the signature red GT highlights. “The Flash Survivor [...]

November 10th, 2009, 12:02 PM

Razer Launches Abyssus Gaming Mouse

Razer today launched the Razer Abyssus gaming mouse. By combining simplicity with a state-of-the-art 3.5G 3500dpi infrared sensor, the Razer Abyssus stands ready to frag. “Less is more,” said Robert “Razerguy” Krakoff, president, Razer. “We’ve taken our ambidextrous three-button mouse design and loaded it with our industry-leading technology without the added cost of too many [...]

November 10th, 2009, 11:58 AM

WarMouse OOMouse Features 18 Buttons+ For the Serious Typist

Welcome the OOMouse, a revolution in digital pointing devices, ready to take the stage as one of the most button filled, macro ready devices on the market, boasting a truly ridiculous 18+ buttons. Unfortunately, much to the dismay of many gamers, the mouse is not intended for the latest MMORPG but is instead targeted towards… [...]

October 22nd, 2009, 11:23 AM

VisionTek and Bigfoot Launch Killer Xeno Pro NIC

VisionTek has teamed up with Bigfoot Networks to bring consumers in North America, Europe and Asia their latest Killer Xeno Pro network card, which promises to improve performance for gamers. EVGA has released its own version of the card a a few months earlier, and it seems that Bigfoot is taking a step back from [...]