COMPUTEX

June 3rd, 2011

Kingston Digital Unveils First SandForce-based SSD

Kingston Technology today announced it has teamed up with SandForce Inc., a leader in high-performance SSD (Solid-State Drive) processors, to launch its first SATA Rev 3.0 (6Gb/s) based SSD targeted at enthusiasts, gamers, and performance users. The Kingston HyperX SSD feature the latest and most reliable SandForce controller to date, and is also available as [...]

June 2nd, 2011

Spire Introduces the Swirl Cylinder Towering CPU Cooler

Spire Corp officially introduced its new Swirl CPU cooler today. Utilizing three (3) sintered powder all copper 8mm thick heat pipes and a vertical cylinder design the Swirl is ready to push your CPU to maximum performance. The Swirl is constructed with a combination of an all copper base and all-direction aluminum fins to provide [...]

June 2nd, 2011

G.Skill Breaks the Overclocking World Record on the Intel LGA 1155 Platform

During the first day of Computex 2011, three legendary overclockers, Shamino, Fredyama and Young Pro smashed the super Pi 32M record at the G.Skill booth. They achieved incredible Super Pi 32M time of 5min 33.172s with amazing ram speed of DDR3 2340MHz CL6-9-6-25 1T. This is the fastest Super Pi 32M record recorded using the [...]

June 1st, 2011

NZXT to Release First CPU Cooler at Computex

NZXT is proud to announce HAVIK 140, a high-performance CPU cooler comprised of 6 mm heat pipes, dual standard 140mm fans and expertly engineered fan blades that deliver unparalleled cooling performance.  HAVIK 140’s fan blades are designed to slice through the air with ease, maximizing ventilation (90.3 CFM) at drastically reduced noise levels (25db).  Its [...]

June 1st, 2011

AMD’s Press Conference Confirms Entry into Tablet Market, Llano to be Launched at a Later Date

AMD’s Senior Vice President, Rick Bergman, began the company’s press conference at Computex with a series of surprises: their Llano processor is not going to be launched at this expo, and AMD is getting into the tablet market. Llano is set to be AMD’s first APU targeted at mainstream audiences as well as their first [...]

May 31st, 2011

OCZ Demonstrates New Storage Tech at Computex 2011

OCZ Technology Group, a dominant player in the SSD market, will showcase their latest  flash storage technologies at this year’s Computex Expo. “Computex Taipei is the ideal venue to unveil our next generation SSD solutions for HPC and enterprise clients,” said Alex Mei, OCZ’s Chief Marketing Officer. “This year we are pushing the envelope once [...]

May 30th, 2011

NVIDIA Announces GeForce GTX 560M at Computex

Today at Computex NVIDIA unveiled their first gaming notebook graphics processing unit in their GeForce 500M Series of notebook GPUs. The GeForce GTX 560M graphics processor is capable of delivering full 1080p resolution in the latest DirectX 11 titles. OEMs will also have the opportunity to offer GeForce GTX gaming GPUs with NVIDIA Optimus technology. [...]

May 29th, 2011

Computex 2011 Expected to Focus on Tablets and 3D Tech

Computex 2011, Taipei’s annual computer expo, begins tomorrow and most industry analysts are expecting the focus to be on tablets and 3D technology. Intel, Nvidia, Google, Asus, as well as Microsoft have all confirmed that they will be at the expo and all of these technology players are working on something for the tablet market [...]