ARTICLES

October 5th, 2010

Event Report: GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship 2010 Worldwide Final

Every year, Gigabyte invites the best of the overclocking world to compete for glory, money and hardware in their Open Overclocking Competition.  After months of regional competitions, the field was narrowed down to 15 competitors who were invited to the Worldwide Final in Taipei.  Hardware Canucks was there to see the action from start to [...]

September 26th, 2010

A Photo Tour of Gigabyte’s GOOC 2010 Worldwide Final

This weekend, Taipei played host to some of the world’s best overclocking talent by being the city of choice for Gigabyte’s Open Overclocking Championship.  Hardware Canucks was invited to cover GOOC 2010 and while our coverage started with the North American finals, it was only fitting that we followed through to the LN2-heavy final in [...]

August 25th, 2010

Event Report: GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship 2010 NA Final

Gigabyte’s Open Overclocking Championship has been running now for the last few years.  In it, the top overclockers from around the world compete for prizes and bragging rights by publicly pushing their systems to new heights.  This year, Hardware Canuchs was invited to the North American final where teams from Canada and the USA competed [...]

July 29th, 2010

Kingston Factory Tour (Hsinchu, Taiwan)

Kingston is one of the largest and best known memory manufacturers in the world but their production facilities are usually hidden from prying eyes.  In this article, we take you deep within Kingson’s factory in Taiwan in order to see the birth of the products we all buy.

June 29th, 2010

NVIDIA’s 3D Vision Surround: A Game Changing Experience?

After some initial delay’s NVIDIA’s 3D Vision Surround is finally read for prime time.  With it, they are looking to usher in a new era for multi monitor gaming by essentially following in ATI’s footsteps and adding in their patented out of screen 3D effects with 3D Vision.  In this article we take a closer [...]

June 21st, 2010

GIGABYTE’s New Technologies: CloudOC, Unlocked Power & More

Gigabyte has long been known as a leader in numerous fields and in the new few months they are looking to take things to the next level.  In this article we take a closer look at some of the technologies which they will be introducing including the already-available Unlocked Power and the innovative CloudOC.

June 18th, 2010

Post-Computex 2010 Report: Kingston unveils 64GB SDXC Card, HyperX SSD & More

Although Kingston didn’t have a booth at this year’s Computex Taipei event, the company did announce a handful of very interesting products prior to and during the exhibition.  In this article we take a closer look at some of them.

October 9th, 2009

NVIDIA’s New Focus in a Changing Market

Last week, Hardware Canucks was invited to NVIDIA’s first annual GPU Technology Conference.  It proved to be an eye-opening experience regarding the state of the industry in general and the exciting directions where it will be going in the next few years.  In this article we discuss some of the focuses of the conference as [...]

June 15th, 2009

GIGABYTE P55 & Second-Gen X58 Motherboards Revealed

Gigabyte has been releasing new motherboards at a breakneck pace.  But what does the future hold?  In this article we take a look at upcoming P55, X58 and AMD-based Gigabyte products and even take a look at some of their future software.

June 11th, 2009

Event Report: GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship 2009

Gigabyte recently held their annual Open Overclocking Championship and Hardware Canucks was invited to cover the event. Join us in watching some of the best overclockers in the world ply their trades in one of the most hard-fought competitions to date.