Review: Corsair Graphite Graphite 380T
Join us as we review the all new Graphite 380T Mini-ITX PC case from Corsair. Spectacular looking product albeit on a very small form factor, the Graphite Series has been updated with model 380T we review the yellow mini tower case. Albeit being mini, the 380T houses up to four 3.5in/2.5in drives and a full-length graphics card with ease.
Check out the full review right here.
Nvidia might skip 800 Desktop naming - GeForce GTX 970 and GTX 990
I can't confirm or deny this myself, but there are indications from the graphics card channel at the moment that Nvidia is not naming the upcoming Maxwell GeForce graphics card series in the high-end space a GeForce GTX 870 and 880.Read more
AMD Shows details new Athlon X2 and X4 processors
AMD has shared the specifications of three new Athlon X2 and X4 processors. Two quad and one dual-core are being presented, these are based on Kaveri architecture, but interestingly enough do not have an integrated GPU (or at least not enabled).Read more
Teaser: So like ... be sure to check back in at 18:00 CET
We noticed a couple of sites already posting these. But fact is the Intel embargo is lifted at 6 PM CET. So if you are in for some fun & cool enthusiast stuff with Haswell-E, check back in later today at 6 PM CET / 9 AM PST Friday. Depending on your location is is a great breakfast / lunch or dinner read ;)
GIGABYTE Anounces Its X99 Series Motherboards
Gigabyte announced the availability of their new X99 motherboard lineup based on the Intel X99 chipset with support for Intel's new Core i7 Extreme Edition (LGA 2011-v3 socket) processors and latest DDR4 memory support. Featuring 3 main categories of motherboards including G1 gaming, SOC overclocking and signature GIGABYTE Ultra Durable, GIGABYTE has an X99 series motherboard custom built for any 'Dream Machine' build.Read more
MSI Announces its Intel X99 Motherboards
MSI, world leader in motherboard technology, is pleased to announce the launch of the new MSI X99 motherboards line-up. Featuring 5 models, the MSI X99S GAMING 9 AC, X99S GAMING 7, X99S XPOWER AC, X99S MPOWER and X99S SLI PLUS, MSI caters to everyones needs.Read more
Motherboard price war reaches Europe
The fierce price competition between Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology has recently expanded to Europe as demand in China is falling short of expectations and is putting strong pressure on ASRock and Micro-Star International (MSI), which have a large proportion of their shipments coming from Europe, according to sources from motherboard players.Read more
From GeForce GT 440 to GTX 660 - Fake Nvidia cards in German Retail
Every so often you hear news that fake graphics cards are being sold somewhere. Often these products are sold for a more expensive model, yet have a cheaper GPU. This round in Germany have found GeForce GTX 660 and 650 4GB graphics cards that in fact are equipped with a GeForce GT 440 GPU. The BIOS of these graphics cards have been re-flashed with a new Device ID making it seem like they are a 600 series product in your control panel.Read more
ASUS X99-E WS Motherboard Photos
One more X99 motherboard to show you. Later today X99 and HAswell-E will launch. So you can expect a lot of reviews. Shown below is the ASUS X99-E WS, an ATX board that comes with support for both Core i7 5xxx Series and Xeon E5 processors. And it includes a whopping seven PCI-Express x16 slots for SLI or CrossFireX setups.Read more
Panram NINJA-V Series DDR4 Memory
Panram Technology rely on strong R & D capabilities and solid manufacturing capability to provide customers customized design (Customize) professional Original Equipment Manufacturing (OEM) and Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) services to fully meet the needs of customers. Today announced its new NINJA - V DDR4 Series memory modules developed to high performance and high quality product to end users. Ninja from mystery Japan to represent strong, powerful, quick and cool. Panram Technology NINJA - V DDR4 Memory is just like Ninja style, silent and high performance.Read more
VTX3D R9 285 X-Edition Graphics Card
VTX3D launched a high performance graphics card that targets the enthusiasts, the VTX3D R9 285 X-Edition. The R9 285 X-Edition is equipped with an optimum dual fan cooling design and supports the latest technologies from AMD, such as AMD Eyefinity Technology, Mantle API, and DirectX 12. Gamers may get an unparalleled gaming experience that they have never felt before.Read more
Apacer DDR4 2133 MHz Memory Modules
A standard accessory for computer equipment for 8 years since 2007, DDR3 memory is gradually lagging behind the needs for higher performance in industrial and business application. As a result, the Joint Electron Device Engineering Council (JEDEC) developed the memory specifications for new-generation DDR4, while Intel launched the DDR4-compatible Haswell-E processor platform in 2014.It is a trend that DDR4 memory will be applied to the new motherboard of commercial products such as personal computers and servers, and further built into smartphones, tablet PCs and other consumer mobile devices.Read more
MSI launches ProBox130 Micro-ATX PC
MSI announces the launch of the MSI ProBox130, a new model in its latest generation of commercial oriented desktop PCs. These series use the latest Intel H81 chipset, and support the 4th Generation Intel Core processors with high performance and integrated GPU providing powerful graphics processing.Read more
Guru3D Rig of the Month - August 2014
The winner of the Guru3D Rig of the Month August 2014 is announced today, and we are going small and intricate. For this month we are going back to the roots of simply building a nice system. Nothing was custom modded, somebody simply built a nice high-end PC on a small form factor. Check the creation from Jack aka Concept73. The 19 year old Apprentice Avionic Engineering specialist created what is called "Compact Splash #89". A very nice build, have a peek at what he created.
Watch his tiny build here.
LG 24GM77 Gaming Monitor has Strobe Backlight
LG will release the 24GM77 gaming monitor which comes with a strobe backlight - Motion 240 (120Hz + strobing). You could call this a a “lightboost” clone. The 24GM77 is designed specifically for gaming, and features a fast 144Hz refresh rate from its TN Film panel.Read more
Unreal Engine 4 Video Demos Real-life Rain & Lighting
This scene runs with 30-45fps on a i7-3770 with an Nvidia GTX670.
ASUS ROG GM50 Gaming Mousepad
OG GM50 mouse pad is made of a special-weave premium cloth with a lab-tested low-friction coat designed to improve on the tracking capabilities of any optical or laser mouse. At 3.5mm thick, it is tailored to be comfortable for gamers and also features a non-slip rubber base that secures it to any surface.Read more
Sapphire Radeon R9 285 Lineup
SAPPHIRE announced three new models in its successful R9 series of graphics cards based on the latest GCN (Graphics Core Next) architecture from AMD. The SAPPHIRE R9 285 Dual-X is a new model from SAPPHIRE that features a new GCN core and the company's Dual-X cooler. Dual-X, with its two aerofoil fans, and set of graduated sizes of heatpipes, is an efficient and quiet cooler design which received industry acclaim in previous generations of products. The standard R9 285 model has 2GB of the latest GDDR5 memory clocked at 1375MHz (5.5GB/s effective) and a GCN core with 1792 stream processors clocked at 918MHz. The R9 285 OC model features the enhanced clock speeds of 965MHz for the core and 1400MHz for the memory (5.6GB/s effective).Read more