PERIPHERALS NEWS

January 7th, 2014, 9:00 AM

EVGA Launches TORQ X10 Carbon Gaming Mouse

EVGA is getting into the peripheral game with the TORQ X10 Carbon, a high end gaming mouse loaded with features and quite a few innovations. These days gaming mice are a dime a dozen so when a new one is released and claims to be the next big thing, we don’t typically sit up and [...]

January 7th, 2014, 6:49 AM

Linksys Updates Iconic WRT54G, Launches New WRT1900AC

The WRT54G is one of today’s most popular and adaptable routers but its capabilities are beginning to show their age. Now, Linksys is introducing its spiritual successor: the WRT1900AC. As its name suggests, the WRT1900AC keeps the WRT-series’ heritage of open source stance (which brought us the famous Tomato firmware) while adding a laundry list [...]

September 9th, 2013, 7:38 PM

Dell UltraSharp U3014 30” Monitor Review

Dell’s new flagship monitor, the UltraSharp U3014 is everything we could possibly want.  It uses a 16:10 AH-IPS panel, boasts one of the best color rendition scores around and simply outpaces nearly everything else out there.

August 27th, 2013, 6:22 PM

Philips 298P4QJEB 29” UltraWide Monitor Review

How wide is too wide for a monitor? That’s the question the new Philips Brilliance 298P4 dares you to ask.  With a 21:9 aspect ratio and AH-IPS panel, it is certainly blazing a new trail.

June 5th, 2013, 10:07 AM

Rosewill Shows off new Cases, PSUs, and Keyboards at Computex 2013

Rosewill showed off a number of new cases, PSUs and gaming keyboards at Computex 2013. One of the more interesting products at Rosewill’s booth were its new mechanical keyboards, the RK-9000 series. Featuring dual-backlit LED lights and extraordinarily responsive keys, these keyboards will probably be a must-have device for any gamer in 2013. Here’s part one [...]

April 10th, 2013, 2:49 AM

Intel Announces 4K Video Optimized Thunderbolt 2.0

Intel announced this week that its next-generation Thunderbolt protocol will be twice as fast as its predecessor and available by the end of this year. Current gen-thunderbolt, which first appeared in Macs in 2011 and began rolling out on the PC last year, has a theoretical throughput of 10 Gbps while Intel promises that Thunderbolt [...]

January 22nd, 2013, 6:33 PM

Func Industries Introduces MS-3 Gaming Mouse

After 18 months of development, Func has entered the gaming mouse market with a sleek, ergonomic mouse called the MS-3.  You have to respect companies like Func which lay low, ensuring their products meet the needs of consumers instead of flooding the market with junk designs.  Their MS-3 may not look like the flashy gaming [...]

January 8th, 2013, 6:00 AM

Corsair Expands Vengeance Peripheral Lineup with K85, M95, M65 & MM600

Corsair’s peripheral lineup is getting a shot of adrenalin with some brand new high end mice, keyboards and a double sided mouse mat.   After a year which saw Corsair expand their popular Vengeance lineup with gaming mats, an excellent case and several headphone designs geared towards gamers, some thought 2013 would bring about a [...]

December 13th, 2012, 7:43 PM

Logitech Announces New Keyboard and Trackpad for Mac/iPad

Logitech’s new Easy-Switch technology can go from being synchronized with your Mac to your iPad to your iPhone – all with the press of a button. Two new Mac-centric products were announced by Logitech this week, the first being a Mac version of their K810 Bluetooth Keyboard, the Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard.  The second product [...]

November 28th, 2012, 5:19 PM

Can USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt Co-Exist?

Thunderbolt hit the scene like a light drizzle. Its announcement by Intel and Apple was met with a slight air of confusion – don’t they remember FireWire? Why, oh why, would a regular user care about an extra half-second on an MP3 transfer? The situations seemed almost too similar to be credible, with a high-performance [...]