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November 30th, 2012

Reports Jump Gun; Scythe Not Going Anywhere

After a message was posted to Scythe USA’s website, many claimed the company was going out of business.  HWC dug a bit deeper and found that Scythe will still be around. For years Scythe has been regarded as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of heatsinks and fans so when certain sites “broke” the news [...]

January 26th, 2012

Scythe Rolls Out KAGEMUSHA3 Illuminated Keyboard

Scythe released a new value illuminated keyboard in its home market of Japan, the KageMusha3. The keyboard connects to the system over USB, and packs a USB hub. It is a common-membrane type keyboard, with LED illumination for the keys. This particular model features orange and blue color LEDs, which can be switched between, brightness [...]

May 4th, 2010

Scythe ‘Stronger’ Series PSU Announced

Looking to stake even more of a claim in the lucrative PSU market place, Scythe announces its latest in both Modular and Non-Modular units. Appropriately named, the ‘Stronger’ Series. Rated for 80% efficiency, although unknown if this will be Bronze or Silver the Stronger lineup will come in three wattage varieties 500/600/700. On the Modular [...]

April 14th, 2010

Stay Connected With Scythe – Kama Connect 2 Announced

Scythe introduces the latest in connectivity adapters in the form of the Kama Connect 2. It happens to all of us really, although we may stay on the cutting edge of technology there are always instances where we need something more. Should that be an older IDE drive, Compact Flash , Micro SD etc etc. [...]

April 12th, 2010

Scythe Slip Stream 140mm Fans Launched

Scythe , almost a household name when it comes to fans and cooling has launched its latest Slip Stream 140mm Fan, finally replacing its long in the tooth Kaze Maru. First introduced to us when the Grand Kama Cross CPU cooler was announced we have thus far only seen the PWM versions of the Slip [...]

March 4th, 2010

Scythe Susano – It Really Cannot Get Any Bigger Than This

Just when you thought you had seen it all in terms of CPU cooling, someone breaks the mold and builds something totally new. Enter the Scythe Susano, and start praying your case and components can fit it. Being a prototype design we do not know at this time if the Susano will ever see the [...]

January 14th, 2010

Scythe Announces Grand Kama Cross TOP Flow CPU Cooler

Scythe is announcing today a new High-End TOP-Flow CPU Cooler by the name “Grand Kama Cross”, which is the successor of former Kama Cross CPU Cooler. Grand Kama Cross is based on an X Structure layout using total of four 8 mm copper heatpipes for fast transfer of heat from the copper base to the [...]

October 27th, 2009

Scythe Introducing Entry Level Katana 3 Cooler

Scythe Group is announcing two new entry-level versions of Katana 3 CPU Cooler. Both new models are offered at a lower price, and are equipped with dedicated mounting bracket and thermal grease. Katana 3 “Type A” (SCKTN-3000A) is compatible to AMD® socket 754, 939, 940, AM2(+), AM3 whereas “Type I” (SCKTN-3000I) is compatible to Intel [...]

October 9th, 2009

Scythe Samurai ZZ – Long Live The Downdraft Cooler

Scythe has long since filled our imagination with creative and innovative solutions for CPU cooling. Living up to that long tradition we are greeted with their latest solution in a diverse market. The Scythe Samurai ZZ. Downdraft coolers have never been embraced with the popularity held by the vaunted tower cooler. Yet, they still remain [...]

July 9th, 2009

Scythe Big Shuriken Revised – A True Low Rider For CPU Cooling

Scythe and cooling are synonymous. Known for their functional and sometimes eccentric design philosophy; we are greeted once more with another solid solution filling an ever growing niche. The HTPC market has taken an upturn in recent years. It has allowed many people to build their own custom media centres with features they want. This [...]