Win a Gigabyte GeForce GTX Titan Black WindForce Edition
We just reviewed the Gigabyte GeForce GTX Titan Black with that magnificent WindForce cooler. And we are giving it away for free in a contest. To participate, you need to do is "Follow" our Facebook page (if you haven't already) and answer a simple question on ther corresponding Facebook item. Good Luck!
HGST Ultrastar C10K1800 1.8 TB 10K RPM Hard Drive
HGST, a Western Digital company, today announced that it is now shipping the world's highest capacity and highest performing 10K RPM hard disk drive (HDD) - the Ultrastar C10K1800. Based on HGST's field proven high-quality design, the 2.5-inch small form factor (SFF), enterprise-class Ultrastar C10K1800 combines high capacity with a significant improvement in both random write and sequential performance for mission-critical storage applications requiring 24/7 availability.Read more
TSMC to speed up development of 10nm process
To counter Samsung that is. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) plans to speed up the development of its 10nm process to fend off competition from Samsung Electronics, which reportedly has landed 14nm FinFET chip orders from Qualcomm, according to industry sources.Read more
Download Watch Dogs - TheWorse Mod v0.97 revision C
Another day, another update. TheWorse posted revision 0.97c of his mod for Ubisoft's open world title Watch Dogs, which you can now download. The mod bring improved textures, some E3 effects and well, a whole lot more. This is a must have mod and highly recommend using it as it brings a lot of improvements.
More AAA titles to support AMDs Mantle ?
There's an interesting story today on videocardz, though unconfirmed it seems that some pretty hot upcoming titles will get Mantle support. The list is divided into 3 groups: games that are released, unreleased, and games that are not yet confirmed to support Mantle, however developers have signed for private AMD beta program. The titles include GTA5, Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris, COD:AW and Sleeping Dogs: Triad Wars. Mantle support for COD:AW and GTA5 would be a huge thing for AMD.Read more
NEC EA244UHD 23.8" has 4k IPS Panel
NEC announced the release of a new 23.8" sized screen that sits in their EA series. Under SKU code EA244UHD the product offers a 4k 3840 x 2160 resolution and an AH-IPS panel. The screen looks to be using a very similar panel to the Dell UP2414Q which is already available. It offers a wide colour gamut with 99.3% Adobe RGB coverage, 94.8% NTSC and 100% sRGB thanks to it's GB-r-LED backlight system.Read more
ViewSonic VX2880ml 3840x2160 Ultra HD Display
ViewSonic announces the VX2880ml 4K2K multimedia display. The VX2880ml is a 28-inch display with 3840x2160 Ultra HD resolution delivering a premium visual experience. The ideal solution for CAD power-users, digital 4K content development, and other digital design applications, the VX2880ml also ensures future-proof connectivity to connect to PCs, laptops and gaming consoles.Read more
NZXT KRAKEN X31 AIO Water Cooling
We already posted that NZXT updated their LCS kits. OCuK re taking pre-orders on the brand new NZXT Kraken X31 which is an All-In-One watercooling unit designed to give you the very best cooling with variable speed control. Featuring one of the best 120mm format radiators seen on an All-In-One cooling unit, the X31 is a product that system builders have been crying out for. Before, NZXT only had offerings with an AIO cooler in the 140mm size, now today this has changed and they now offer the X31 which is an 120mm radiator and fan, giving the user a huge range of flexibility.Read more
Foxconn to deploy 10k robots on assembly lines to replace human
Comments made by Foxconn CEO Terry Gou indicate that, Apple manufacturer Foxconn may soon roll out robots on its assembly lines in order to replace human workers and cut down on manufacturing costs. The robots, which could potentially help construct Apple's rumored-to-be-upcoming iPhone 6, are in the final stages of testing and are set to be deployed in at least one Foxconn factory in the future.Read more
Microsoft warns it will halt mainstream support for Windows 7
Microsoft has issued a warning that they will halt mainstream support for Windows 7 in six months. After that timeframe the OS will go into extended support, this also applies to Office 2010 SP1 and all Windows Server 2008 versions. These all have mainstream support, including the five-year period of free updates such as security patches and new functionality.Read more
Download Watch Dogs - TheWorse Mod v0.97
TheWorse posted revision 0.97 of his mod for Ubisoft's open world title Watch Dogs, which you can now download. The mod bring improved textures, some E3 effects and well, a whole lot more. This is a must have mod and highly recommend using it as it brings a lot of improvements.
Spire Archer ICE Ergonomic Mouse
Spire continues to expand their range of ergonomic computer peripherals. Introducing the ARCHER ICE computer mouse. Make your long hours of computing more comfortable and better for your well being. The Archer ICE is shaped in a way that the position of your arm, elboThe Archer ICE supports your hand and allows for your hand palm and index finger to rest on the mouse. The latter is one of the biggest pain triggers when using a traditional mouse.Read more
Review: HIS Radeon R7-260X iCooler
Today we'll review the value oriented AMD Radeon R7-260X, the big brother of the 260. The Radeon R7 260X is fitted with a Curacao XT core which has cut down specifications with a total of 896 Stream processors, a compute performance of 1.96 TFlops, 2 GB of GDDR5 memory and a low TDP of 115 W which will be supplied through a single 6-Pin power connector.
Read the full review right here.
PNY Mini M1 USB Flash drive
PNY has given "small" a whole new meaning by introducing its extremely tiny and cap-less designed the new Mini M1 USB Flash Drive. Featuring a low profile design, this is one of the lightest drives available today.Read more
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-G1 Rugged Windows Tablet
Panasonic announced upgrades to the Toughpad FZ-G1 fully-rugged 10-inch tablet. Featuring a faster 4th generation Intel Core i5 vPro processor, the advanced Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro update, a single battery providing up to 10 hours of continuous use and optional bridge battery, and other improvements.Read more
ICY DOCK Black Vortex MB074SP-1B
The Black Vortex MB074SP-1B is a hot-swappable 4 bay 3.5" SATA HDD cooler cage built robust from durable metal. It has many configurable options such as fan speed control, fan LED brightness control and power button for each of the drive bay. The hot swap function and EZ-Grip handles give you the ability to swap drives without breaking a sweat. Borg Cube anyone ?Read more
ROCCAT Sova Wireless Modular Gaming Board
It's been a summer of major announcements for ROCCAT Studios, with a few more yet to come, the most recent being the E3 reveal of the in-development ROCCAT Sova Wireless Modular Gaming Board. The positive fan and media response to the Sova at E3 was massive, with fantastic articles and word of mouth.Read more
Thermaltake Frio Silent Series CPU Coolers
Thermaltake, being an industry leader in computer chassis, thermal solutions, and power supply units today introduces ultimate air-cooling solution Frio Silent Series - Frio Silent 12, Frio Silent 14, and Frio Extreme Silent 14 Dual around the globe. Frio Silent Series have been specially designed to solve the noise problem that all extreme PC gamers have been suffering for long time, leading them into a world without disturbance. Furthermore, the Low Noise Cable (LNC) design helps new Silent Series keep the noise down to another level.Read more
MSI to offer ECO Series Motherboards
Already shown at Computex MSI now announces its new Intel based ECO Series motherboards. Through revolutionary PCB and software design these mobo's result in less use of power than a light bulb! Introducing 3 new models with the MSI H97M ECO, B85M ECO and H81M ECO motherboard. The new MSI ECO Series motherboards offer an unmatched efficiency with power saving up top 40% while delivering 100% performance and 100% compatibility with all 4th generation Intel CPUs and high speed DDR3 memory.Read more