Cooler Master Hyper 612 revision 2
Cooler Master announced the latest addition to the Hyper series: the Hyper 612 ver. 2. The Hyper-series is known for its very aggressive price/performance ratio which makes it one a popular cooling series.Read more
Guru3D Rig of the Month - September 2014
The winner of the Guru3D Rig of the Month September 2014 is announced today, and we got a woody ! Ehm, no lame puns intended as Savell, who works in trade-show support made a gorgeous desk PC, yes Desk PC not Desktop PC. So join the article and read up on Savell Martin aka N0_Klu3 and his "The Baby Grand", a very nice PC .. or desk, dang what should we call it ?
You can check out his rig right here.
Download AMD Catalyst 14.9 WHQL Driver
Download AMD Radeon Catalyst 14.9 WHQL (14.301.1001.0 September 15) driver. The latest version of the AMD Catalyst Software Suite, AMD Catalyst 14.9 supports Windows 8.1 (32 & 64-bit version), Windows 7 (32 & 64-bit version with SP1 or higher). We have a discussion thread open on this driver right here.
The Evil Within: Every Last Bullet Trailer
Bethesda Softworks has released the first in a series of three new trailers this week of The Evil Within, its upcoming survival horror game from Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami and Tango Gameworks. The game is due out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC on October 14 in North America and Europe.
Corsair gets backlash on new Gaming Logo
Okay honesty, I didn't even see this one myself until you really start to really change your mind-set and look at it ? Last week Corsair gaming launched and ever since that moment apparently some end-users are a bit upset about that, the new logo looks like a tramp stamp aka tribal tattoo on the lower back of (preferably) a girl. Now if you look closely its just two pirate swords really, but sure it can also be interpreted as a tramp stamp.Read more
Gigabyte Releases GeForce GTX 970 WindForce OC Graphics Card
Yeah, that's not to confuse with the G1 Gaming we reviewed last week. The GTX 970 WindForce OC under a new SKU code (GV-N970WF3OC-4GD) and slightly different specs. For example the clock speeds are set at a 1114 MHz core with 1253 MHz GPU Boost and 7.00 GHz memory opposed to the 1178 MHz core and 1253 MHz GPU Boost of the G1.Gaming.Read more
MSI KingBOX MS-9A66 Fanless Desktop
MSI released a new industrial system, KingBOX MS-9A66. KingBOX MS-9A66 is a powerful yet fanless system featuring with its scalability, ruggedness, and versatile expansion capability. Outperforming other fanless systems with the powerful, scalable Intel 4th Gen scheme, KingBOX MS-9A66 meets demanding performance requirement while keeps the system cool with its superior heat radiation design that allows it work fanlessly and reliably.Read more
AMD Shows TressFX 2.0 hair technology
Lichdom: Battlemage will be the first game that uses TressFX 2.0, the latest iterartion AMDs hair rendering technology. TressFX 2.0 promises even better hair rendering with continuous levels of details (LODs), improved efficiency with many light sources, a new self-shadowing option and more.Read more
Steam's Weekly Top Sellers September 29th 2014
Alrighty, it is time for the new update, the ten top selling titles on Steam for the week as reported by Valve:
1.Life is Feudal
2.Valve Complete Pack
4.Middle-earth: Shadows of Mordor - Premium Edition
5.Stonghold Crusader 2
6.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
7.Middle-earth: Shadows of Mordor
10.Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
Lenovo To Acquire IBM's x86 Server Business
Lenovo announced today that conditions for Lenovo's acquisition of IBM's x86 server business have been satisfied and the parties anticipate they will begin closing the transaction effective on October 1, 2014. The acquisition will make Lenovo the third-largest player in the $42.1 billion global x86 server market.Read more
HighPoint offers Slim Thunderbolt 2 PCIe Expansion Chassis
HighPoint Technologies has launched the newest member of its comprehensive RocketStor 6300 Thunderbolt 2 Adapter series - the RocketStor 6361A Single-PCIe slot Thunderbolt 2 Expansion Chassis. The RocketStor 6361A is a ruggedly constructed, ultra-slim PCIe Expansion solution designed for Thunderbolt and Thunderbolt 2 capable Mac platforms, and delivers dedicated 20Gb/s bandwidth for PCIe interface cards such as Media Capture, 10Gb/s Ethernet, Fibre Channel, or external Storage/RAID controllers.Read more
Microsoft: Windows 8 users can upgrade to Windows 9 for free
A spokes person from Microsoft Indonesia had a little slip of the tongue and said that Windows 8 users can upgrade to Windows 9 for free. Two rumors are now debunked, yes Microsoft will be announcing Windows 9 and yes you get to have a free upgrade.Read more
Review: GeForce GTX 970 SLI review
The last review for this week is again a review on the GeForce GTX 970 but this time in a 2-way SLI combo. As such we'll be going from fast to faaaaast. In this review we'll run the standard benchmarks, but we will also have a good look at Ultra HD gaming performance as well as a micro stuttering analysis with the help of FCAT. Join us in this review where we'll once again look at everything.
Read the review right here.
Gigabyte Force H series Gaming Headsets
Gigabyte introduces its latest gaming headset line, the FORCE H Series. Crafted for music lovers and audio-savvy gamers for music and gaming audio, the new FORCE H Series consist of five headsets. Its profile incorporates rigid, directional angles with asymmetrically polygonal patterns that beautifully stretch throughout the entire body, screaming a loud racing outlook that prepares gamers to fire on all cylinders for the upcoming battles.Read more
Total War: ATTILA Announced
SEGA has announced Total War: ATTILA, the next installment in Creative Assembly's real-time strategy series. ATTILA and will combine turn-based strategy with real-time tactics. The game will cast players back to 395 AD, in a time of apocalyptic turmoil at the very dawn of the Dark Ages. Total War: ATTILA is coming to PC and Mac in 2015.Read more
Tt eSPORTS CHALLENGER Prime Gaming Keyboard
Tt eSPORTS is releasing the CHALLENGER Prime membrane gaming keyboard. The CHALLENGER Prime membrane gaming keyboard brings some new functionality into the CHALLENGER series of membrane gaming keyboards. At the first look, it's obvious the CHALLENGER Prime features a more aggressive styling in the keyboard shape, to add to the gaming atmosphere.Read more
GELID SnowStorm CPU Cooler
GELID Solutions unveils its latest CPU cooler "SnowStorm". The cooler contains a compact heatsink with 3 power heatpipes and a 92mm fan with PWM function. The cooler is a product of GELID Solutions SILENT product line.Read more
Gigabyte Technology Has Hard Time with laptops and phones
Despite having strong performance in the motherboard business, Gigabyte Technology's notebook and handset businesses are still having trouble picking up and may still suffer losses in 2014, according to market watchers.Read more