Review: EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 FTW2
We check out the EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 FTW2 iCX 8G, and heck yeah this is not your regular one. Meet the all custom, cooled and tweaked EVGA "For-The-Win2" Edition. This SKU is a more premium version that comes with some new features, e.g. read sensors everywhere!
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AeroCool Strike-X X-1000 fan controller
AeroCool shows off the Strike-X X-1000, an upcoming five-channel fan controller with two USB 3.0 ports and a headphone plus microphone port. Each channel can feed up to 25W and there are also five thermal probes included for an overheating alarm. The fan channels feature an analog knob that enables you to adjust the fan voltage from 5V to 12V, and it also enables you to cut off the power completely.Read more
Assaulter: SEAL Team 6 Combat Training Video
The Assaulter is the ultimate utility role. Able to deliver significant firepower while maintaining high mobility, the Assaulter can slot into one of many roles that range from offensive to defensive. Medal of Honor Warfighter is the most authentic shooter on the market this year. This authenticity is derived from expert consultation with nearly two dozen real world Tier 1 Operators. In this one-of-kind, 10-part Combat Training series, learn the mindset of the most elite warriors on the planet from members of SEAL Team 6 and global Operators from around the world. Video after the breakRead more
This is what a Portal 2 anime could look like
YouTuber enquaynay has created a short animation film that is based on Valve's puzzle game, Portal 2. He's been chipping away at this thing for a while but it's done and the oucome is rather funno to look at. Have a peek, video after the break.Read more
Afterburner 2.2.4 Ready for Download
MSI and Guru3D happily announce Afterburner 2.2.4 for you to download. MSI Afterburner is ultimate graphics card utility, co-developed by MSI and RivaTuner teams. This utility enables all MSI graphics card users to boost performance and to monitor all kinds of critical information on the fly. This application is a complete software solution which supports almost all graphics cards.Read more
GIGABYTE Z77N-WIFI & H77N-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboards
Gigabyte announced its latest Mini-ITX motherboards supporting 3rd generation Intel Core processors. The GIGABYTE Z77N-WIFI and GIGABYTE H77N-WIFI integrate a wealth of connectivity features that include Intel Wireless Display 2.0, Dual HDMI and Dual Gigabit LAN, making them the outstanding choice for any home theater, digital entertainment system or portable gaming rig.Read more
EVGA GeForce GTX 660 SC review
We review the EVGA GeForce GTX 660 SC aka SuperClocked edition. as the name implies it is already factory overclocked for you with a 1046 MHz baseclock that can boost towards 1111 MHz. We are sure you like to learn more, so head on over to the next page plzzz.
Steve Ballmer on Surface Pricing & Windows 8
Steve Ballmer has been talking about 2012 as “the most epic year in Microsoft history,” most probably because the software giant isn’t just a software giant any more, its on the way to become a hardware giant as well or a “devices-and-services” company as their CEO would put it. Apart from their entrance in the hardware market, Microsoft is also launching Windows 8 which is expected to be great.Read more
Silicon Power Slim S70 SSD
Silicon Power has introduced a new line of SSDs, the Slim S70. Coming in 60GB, 120GB, 240GB and 480GB sizes, these slim 2.5-inch SSDs (7mm thick) are packed with a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface.Read more
EKL Alpenföhn Wasser CPU Liquid Cooler
Over in Germany EKL has announced a new cooling solution bearing the Alpenföhn brand. EKL will release the an all-in-one liquid cooler labeled Wasser, which means water in German. The cooling solution is compatible with Intel LGA 2011/1366/1155/1156/775 and AMD Socket AM3(+)/AM2(+)/FM1 processors.Read more
Phanteks PH-TC90LS Ultra Low Profile CPU Cooler
Phanteks introduces PH-TC90LS, a new ultra-low profile thermal radiator. The PH-TC90LS is 27mm tall (45mm with fan) and compatible with small form factor cases with a 45mm clearance. The three 6mm Heat-Pipes are aligned to ensure optimal cooling. The three copper heat-pipes are embedded for better contact and performance. The PH-TC90LS is made to ensure it has the least amount of air and thermal resistance.Read more
AMD "Oland" Radeon HD 8800 Series Info
Some details, albeit completely unconfirmed, on AMDs upcoming Radeon HD 8800 series have surfaced on the web. The Sea islands HD 8800 series apparently is based on a new silicon codenamed "Oland," which is made using a 28 nm process while packing 3.4 billion transistors all on a 270 mm² die-area.
NVIDIA mobile business leader departs
It seems that Mike Rayfield, general manager of NVIDIA's mobile business unit, resigned from the graphics firm to take up a position at another company. WSJ received confirmation from NVIDIA that Rayfield is gone, but wasn't able to dig up details regarding his new job. Analysts cited by the paper claim Rayfield's departure is a bog loss for NVIDIA because he's been the one driving the company's mobile chip strategy.Read more
WRC 3 - Wales Rally GB Gameplay Trailer
Developed and published by Milestone, World Rally Championship 3 will be available in October 2012 for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. A PC demo might get released next week. The video showcases one lap through the GB forests racing across mud and tarmac. Video after the break.Read more
Obsidian Announces Project Eternity
Obsidian has announced a new isometric party-based RPG titled Project Eternity, which they are hoping to fund with a Kickstarter goal of 1.1 million dollars. Obsidian Entertainment and the legendary game designers Chris Avellone, Tim Cain, and Josh Sawyer are excited to bring you a new role-playing game for the PC. Project Eternity (working title) pays homage to the great Infinity Engine games of years past: Baldur's Gate, Icewind Dale, and Planescape: Torment. See the video after the break.
AMD 11.6-inch Windows 8 Tablet Later This Year
AMD and San Francisco Giants organized an event in AT&T park last week where AMD showed off some new technology to the press and fans. The most exciting thing that was shown off at the event is an 11.6-inch Windows 8 based tablet made by AMD. They showed a mock-up of this 10mm thick tablet which will be launched later this year. We have a picture after the break.Read more
Microsoft Office RT will lack features and be late
Microsoft updated its Office Next blog with details about Office RT, the upcoming Office release for the ARM-based Windows RT platform. The post confirms many of the rumors we've heard a couple of weeks ago, the software giant reveals preview versions Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote will ship preinstalled on Windows RT devices. Once the final edition of Office Home & Student 2013 arrives, Windows RT devices will be automatically updated with the final edition for free via Windows Update. Consumers can expect the update to arrive in early November through January depending on their language.
Shuttle OMNINAS KD20 Energy Efficient NAS Server
The Shuttle OMNINAS KD20 is the company’s first NAS server. It features a pair of hot-swappable drive bays that can hold 3.5-inch HDDs (hard disk drives) with capacities of up to 4 TB each. The Shuttle OMNINAS KD20 supports RAID-1 mode (mirroring, for high data security), RAID-0 (striping and JBOD modes. The OMNINAS KD20 NAS server also features an 80mm fan for cooling, an I/O panel with one USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 ports, an SD card reader and Gigabit Ethernet.
Motorola HMC3260 Android-Based Computer
WASU Digital Group and Motorola have released the Motorola Mobility HMC3260 Android-powered cloud computing device in Beijing, China. The Motorola HMC3260 provides consumers easy access to digital TV, movies, games, web browsing, apps and other DOCSIS-based services on demand. The gadget features an 18.5-inch LED touchscreen display, a wireless keyboard and a wireless mouse.Read more