Download GeForce 344.48 WHQL driver
You can now download the Nvidia GeForce 344.48 WHQL driver. These Game Ready drivers optimize your experience in forthcoming games like Civilization: Beyond Earth and Lords Of The Fallen, and enable NVIDIA Dynamic Super Resolution (DSR) technology on Fermi and Kepler GeForce GTX 500, 600 and 700 Series desktop graphics cards.
Intel Core i7 Broadwell-E HEDT Chips Delayed to 2016
Thye next gen enthusiast platform Broadwell-E chips, e.g. upcoming processors like the Core i7 6960X - 6930K and 6820K have a renewed launch date. That would be in one to two years from now in 2016 according to the Chinese VR-Zone. These upcoming 14nm processors are developed under codename "Broadwell-E" with a LGA2011v3 socket package.Read more
Gigabyte Take ONE get TWO promotion
If you reside in the western of Europe and are on the lookout for a Z97 motherboard, then Gigabyte might have a nice promotion for you. All customers that purchase a Black edition motherboard are eligible to upgrade the motherboard within three years towards a new model within the same price range. Free of charge.Read more
G.SKILL Phoenix Blade Series 480GB PCIe SSD
G.SKILL releases a Phoenix Blade 480GB PCIe SSD with ultra fast Read/Write speed and IOPS. The PCIe SSD has been built opun x4 LSI SF-2281 SSD controllers setup in RAID0, then combined with NAND it offers a fast 480GB SSD array that can manage speeds of up-to 2000 MB/sec and 245K IOPS.Read more
iFixit Disassembles iMac Intel 27″ Retina 5K Display
It's always fun to take stuff apart, rather expensive gear however not so much. The guys from iFixit take a iMac Intel 27″ Retina 5K Display apart to see what's inside.Read more
XOTIC PC Limited Edition Reaper Gaming Desktop
To deliver the best, we've partnered with the best. ASUS has long been considered the leader of innovative, performance driven hardware paired with the highest standards of quality. The XOTIC PC powered by ASUS REAPER gaming desktop offers the fastest power, latest performance, top quality components and near perfect stability you only expect from ASUS and XOTIC PC.Read more
Review: Palit GeForce GTX 980 Super Jetstream
Today we review the Palit GeForce GTX 980 Super Jetstream edition, one of the fastest GTX 980'ies on the globe. It does that while staying very silent. Heck, the cooler won't even spin with GPU temperatures up-to roughly 65 Degrees C. The card has 4 GB graphics memory, is energy efficient and factory overclocked for you. Oh and hey, it overclocks nicely as well as we pass 1500 MHz on the GPU boost frequency.
Read our full review right here.
Be Quiet! Adds Pure Rock Entry-level CPU Cooler
Be quiet! introduces the Pure Rock - a new, compact CPU cooler combining an excellent price-performance ratio with proven be quiet! quality. The Pure Rock has four six-millimeter heat pipes to efficiently dissipate heat to the cooling fins. Due to this construction, the tower cooler can effectively draw up to 130 watts away from the CPU.Read more
Cooler Master Nepton 120XL and 240M
In case you missed our review (read here), Cooler Master announced the Nepton 120XL and 240M, the latest additions to the Nepton all-in-one liquid cooling series by Cooler Master.Read more
Toshiba Shows Satellite Radius 11 2-in-1 Convertible PC
Toshiba's Digital Products Division (DPD), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced the Satellite Radius 11, a value-priced 2-in-1 convertible PC with a two-axis hinge that rotates 360-degrees, allowing the device to easily convert from laptop to tablet by just pushing back the 11.6-inch touchscreen. Powered by Intel and Windows 8.1, the Radius 11 starts at $329.99 MSRP.Read more
Intel might stop mobile subsidies
Market watchers have speculated that Intel will stop providing subsidies for its mobile device solutions to eliminate losses from the business; however, sources from PC players believe Intel is likely to continue offering subsidies to some of its larger clients, such as Asustek Computer, through different methods in order to maintain orders.Read more
Review: Cooler Master Nepton 240M
We test and review the all new Cooler Master Nepton 240M, a 240mm Liquid cooler that is performing quite OK in a dense LCS kit market. Cooler Master announced the new Nepton model with a 240mm radiator cooled by two active fans. These are designed to be small solutions that are affordable for most of you guys. The product as tested today for example will hover in the 90 EURO marker.
Well, let's find out, but have a look at what's tested today first.
Gigabyte Mini-ITX GTX 970 Graphics Card
Gigabyte has produced a Mini-ITX GeForce GTX 970 Graphics Card, yeah it's cute alright. You soon will be able to find it under SKU code GV-N970IXOC-4GD. The card is running at 1076 MHz Base with a Boost clock of 1216 MHz, which is actually a notch faster then the reference cards. The card has a single 8-pin PCI-Express power connector.Read more
Samsung 8-Gigabit DDR4 at 20 Nanometer Fabbed
Samsung Electronics announced that it is mass producing the industry's most advanced 8-gigabit (Gb) DDR4 memory and 32-gigabyte (GB) module, both of which will be manufactured based on a new 20-nanometer (nm) process technology, for use in enterprise servers.Read more
Thermalright HR-02 Macho Zero CPU Cooler
True to its motto "innovate - don't imitate," Thermalright consequently improves on the original cooler concept and implements suggestions by their fan base. The result is a further optimized cooler which is not only improved in terms of its looks.Read more
In Win Launches 707 and 703 PC case released
In Win Development Inc., a leading innovator in PC design and winner of internationally renowned design awards, has today announced availability of its new 707 full-tower and 703 mid-tower, mainstream PC chassis.Read more
Activision releases System Requirements Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
The minimum PC specs for COD: Advanced Warfare have been shared by Activision. Typically indicative of the rendering engine. Minimum specs will be an Intel Core i3-530 at 2,93GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 810 at 2,80 GHz. Graphics wise the minimum specs will be a GeForce GTS 450 or Radeon 5870. The game will only run at 64-bit versions of Windows 7 and 8.x with DX11 and 6 GB of system memory.Read more
GlobalFoundries will Acquire IBM Chip Business
IBM and GLOBALFOUNDRIES have signed an agreement under which GLOBALFOUNDRIES plans to acquire IBM's global commercial semiconductor technology business, including intellectual property, world-class technologists and technologies related to IBM Microelectronics, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. GLOBALFOUNDRIES will also become IBM's exclusive server processor semiconductor technology provider for 22 nanometer (nm), 14 nm and 10 nm semiconductors for the next 10 years.Read more