Cougar launches Gaming Mouse 300M
Cougar announces today the arrival of a new gaming mouse that targets the mainstream pro-level gamer. With a 4000 DPI sensor, 7 programmable buttons and a 1000Hz polling rate, COUGAR 300M Gaming Mouse offers everything a gamer might ask for. Its support for UIX, the unrivaled leader in gaming device management, sets it a further step above competitors and allows the user to unleash its full potential.Read more
Corsair Dominator Platinum DDR4 3400MHz Memory Kits
Corsair announced the availability of the Dominator Platinum Series DDR4 3400MHz 16GB memory kits which debuted at CES in January. The new kits are performance tuned to run air-cooled at an incredible 3400MHz.Read more
Icy Dock ExpressCage MB322SP-B
The ExpressCage MB322SP-B is a mobile rack that converts a 5.25" device bay to fit two 2.5" SATA/SAS HDD/SSD (7mm-9.5mm), and includes a 3.5" slot for either a hard drive or a 3.5" device. With the unique tool-less drive installation design, the ExpressTray Mini allows you to install your 2.5" SATA or SAS HDD/SSD simpler than ever, and the optional bottom tray screw holes are provided for added stability.Read more
AIDA64 v5.20 available for download
FinalWire updated its popular system information utilities. The new version supports the latest and upcoming hardware technologies, and comes with benchmarks fully optimized for AMD Carrizo APUs and Intel Broadwell processors. The edition for Windows PCs has been upgraded to v5.20.
You can grab the software directly from this URL right here.
Twitch has possibly been hacked
Popular live stream website Twitch has possibly been hacked, the website warns in a Blog post that their systems might have been compromized. read it after the break.Read more
First DirectX 12 Games Available by End of 2015
But OK, we need Windows 10 first eh ? The latest on that one would be a Summer Release. However on Twitter, MS evangelist Phil Spencer revealed that we are likely to start seeing games that take full advantage of DX12 from the ground up later on this year.Read more
AMD Radeon Rx 300 cards Reveal themselves in 15.3 Driver
If you dissect the installation file from the Catalyst 15.3 driver as released last week then you will find some new entries, all AMD Radeon Rx 300. There's good and bad news though.Read more
QNAP Adds more budget friendly TVS-863+ 10GbE-ready NAS
The TVS NAS series from QNAP is AMD based and finally available, and as such functions as HTPC with very high playback quality upto 4K as well as many other features. The TVS-863+ supports 10GbE via optional PCI-E network expansion and delivers high performance with persistent throughput.Read more
Steam Weekly Top Sellers March 23rd 2015
It is that time of the week again, the ten top selling titles on Steam for the week as reported by Valve:
2.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
3.Grand Theft Auto V
4.Reign Of Kings
6.Ori and the Blind Forest
7.The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited
9.BioShock Triple Pack
10.Sid Meier's Civilization V: Complete Edition
BioStar releases Hi-Fi B85Z5 Motherboard
The newest motherboard based on Intel B85 single chip architecture by BIOSTAR is ready to work hard and play hard. The Hi-Fi B85Z5 supports Intel’s 4th generation Core i7 and Core i5 processors in the 1150 package and is ready for a work out with 4 channel DDR3 slots for maximum memory support of up to 32GB.Read more
Gigabyte Launches 990XA-UD3 R5 Socket AM3+ Motherboard
Gigabyte has released a new soc ket AM3+ motherboard for AMD AM3+ FX processors or AMD AM3 Athlon/Phenom II processors, looks quite good as well and even supported 2-way-sli or Crossfire.Read more
LightEater malware attacks uEFI BIOSes
I've been wondering about UEFI BIOSes myself for a while now, sure they look and work great, but an uEFI BIOS is an OS on its own, and as such rather vulnerable. At the security conference CanSecWest, security researchers Corey Kallenberg and Xeno Kovah revealed that even an unskilled person could use an implant called LightEater to infect a vulnerable system in mere moments.Read more
Download SSD-Z v15.03.15b
Check out this handy new tool, SSD-Z, a handy information application for Solid State Drives and other disk devices. SSD-Z functions and looks much like CPU-Z, but now for SSDs. You can retrieve technical details about your SSD like power cycles, over provisioning, brand, size, host-writes and so on. The tool also has a small benchmark.
Download AMD Catalyst 15.3 Beta 1 driver
You can now download the new AMD Catalyst 15.3 Beta 1 driver. The driver adds support for FreeSync and a number of Crossfire profiles. More detail and info can be found in our download page.
Nvidia launches Quadro M6000 and Quadro VCA 2015 renderserver
Shortly after the GTX Titan X launch Nvidia now releases the Quadro M600 based on the same GM200 GPU, also with 12 GB of vram. Nvidia also is launching a Quadro VCA 2015 renderserver.Read more
Review: AMD FreeSync With the Acer XG270HU Monitor
Join us as we review AMD FreeSync with a 499 EURO costing FreeSync compatible Acer (27-inch 2560x1440p - 144Hz) screen. Following NVIDIAs GSync AMD took a different approach, no more tearing and vsync stuttering during game-play if you create a setup that is compatible.
Read all about it in this article right here.
Iiyama X2481HS and XB2481HS 24" VA Displays
Iiyama offers two new budget Full HD screens, the X2481HS and XB2481HS 24" VA Displays. The ProLite X2481HS and XB2481HS are Iiyama’s latest 24” class (23.6" in size) desktop monitors, featuring VA LCD panel technology.Read more
Palit GeForce GTX 960 JetStream 4 GB
Though a little late to the party, Palit now offers a GeForce GTX 960 JetStream edition with 4 GB of graphics memory. The card not only looks great, it is very silent and shows nice cooling levels under the 70 Degrees C range.Read more