SYSTEMS NEWS

January 8th, 2014, 6:01 PM

Alienware Shows Some Steam Machine Love

Alienware will be releasing their own Steam Machine in late 2014.  It is based off of their X51 compact gaming system and looks absolutely incredible. We’ve got more photos and Alienware’s full press release below. Alienware, a pioneer in specialty high-performance PC gaming systems, is once again driving innovation in PC gaming. Alienware and Valve, [...]

January 8th, 2014, 5:39 PM

GIGABYTE Intros BRIX Pro SFF PC With Intel’s Iris Pro Graphics

Gigabyte’s BRIX small form factor PCs have been at the forefront of Intel’s NUC push from the beginning and now with Iris Pro graphics, they’re taking it to the next level. The BRIX is one of the most powerful small form factor PCs currently available but it was never what one would call powerful. Now, [...]

January 6th, 2013, 5:31 PM

Lenovo Shows Their Gaming Side With The Erazer X700 Desktop

Lenovo, a company that’s certainly not known for their gaming chops have stunned the crowd at CES with the Erazer X700, a purebred gaming desktop.   The Erazer X700 is meant to target the likes of Dell’s Alienware division by offering gamers a prebuilt, high spec rig that should power through the latest titles.  Unfortunately, [...]

January 2nd, 2013, 12:05 AM

Here Lies the Netbook, 2007-2013

The netbook lived its last day on January 1 as the two last major manufacturers of the feature-light computers announced in late December they were halting production come January. According to Digitimes, manufacturers are abandoning the netbook market because of increased competition from tablets. Reportedly, Asus and Acer were only seeing growth in the netbook [...]

December 6th, 2012, 5:13 PM

Eurocom Releases Panther 4.0 Supercomputer Laptop

Weighing in at 12lbs and featuring unmatched power for heavy duty 3D and 2D applications, Eurocom’s panther is the world’s first 8-core Intel XEON based supercomputer laptop. Designed to have a long lifespan and to be fully upgradable, the Panter 4.0 boasts power up to and including RAID 10, 64GB of RAM, SLI NVIDIA GeForce [...]

October 23rd, 2012, 8:47 PM

Apple Refreshes 13” MacBook Pro, Mac Mini, iMac

On the eve of Microsoft’s Windows’s 8 launch, Apple has unveiled a series of major refinements and updates to some of their most popular products. Today, Apple pulled a rabbit out of their hats.  What was initially expected to be a simple iPad Mini unveiling turned into almost complete refresh of their product lineup with [...]

August 13th, 2012, 12:01 PM

Has Eurocom Introduced the Ultimate Gaming Notebook?

For the gamer with disposable income (who can afford a notebook that starts at $2000) and a taste for gaming on the go, Eurocom has unveiled a must have: the Scorpious notebook. From Eurocom’s press release: Featuring dual graphics technology including dual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M GPUs featuring 1688 CUDA cores, 8 GB of DDR5 video memory, [...]

September 8th, 2010, 12:26 PM

ASUS Launches RoG G53 and G73 Notebooks Featuring the GeForce GTX 460M

New from ASUS Republic of Gamers, G53 and G73 gaming notebooks now ship with the just-released NVIDIA GTX 460M graphics engine, utilizing hardware optimized for DirectX 11, with full support for high definition 3D gaming. They also feature a gaming-dedicated design, with rear vented cooling and an ergonomic keyboard surface. Based on the latest generation [...]

September 8th, 2010, 11:19 AM

ORIGIN Unleashes Gaming PC-Xbox 360 Hybrid

ORIGIN PC is proud to unveil The Big O, their latest creation designed for dominance and destined to make high performance computing enthusiasts and gamers to drool uncontrollably. The Big O fuses the capabilities of the fastest computing hardware on the market, ORIGIN’s expert overclocking, and a built in Xbox 360 to create the ultimate [...]

August 27th, 2010, 11:38 AM

ZOTAC Revolutionizes ION With Intel CULV-Powered Mini-PC and Mini-ITX Platforms

ZOTAC International today revolutionizes the award-winning ION platform with the processing power of Intel consumer low-voltage, or CULV, processors for new platforms with superior performance capabilities while maintaining class-leading energy-efficiency. The new ZOTAC ION platforms powered by Intel CULV processors include the new ZBOX HD-ND22, HD-NS21 mini-PCs, ION-ITX N series and ION-ITX P series mini-ITX [...]