Online News March 24, 2012

  • [Techpowerup.com] Chrome OS-powered Sony VAIO Notebook Exposed by the FCC

    Things on the Chromebook front have been pretty quiet this year but it seems they will change soon as the US FCC (Federal Communications Commission) has received and tested…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Mad Catz Announces Shipping Of The Cyborg M.M.O.7 Gaming Mouse For PC And Mac

    Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. announced today the shipping of the Cyborg M.M.O.7 (http://store.gameshark.com/viewItem.asp?idProduct=5247) Gaming Mouse for PC and Mac. Being released under the Company’s Cyborg professional gaming brand, the M.M.O.7 was recently honored with a CES 2012 Innovations Award…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Cooler Master Announces the Sentinel Advance 2 Mouse and Speed Rx Mousepad

    Cooler Master, an industry leading chassis, thermal solution, peripheral, and accessory manufacturer storms onto the war torn frontlines with a devastating new duo, the Sentinel Advance 2 Gaming Mouse and Speed Rx Mousepad.

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  • [Expreview.com] Inno3D Readies Liquid-Cooled GeForce GTX 680

    Apart from a reference GeForce GTX 680, Inno3D is preparing for a Liquid-Cooled model. Inno3D Liquid-Cooled NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 boasts Arctic’s new Accelero Hybrid cooling solution, the all-in-one liquid cooler boasts a small fan with liquid solution. However, the pricing and launch date of…
  • [Hardwarecanucks.com] BIOSTAR Introduces the TA970XE AM3+ Motherboard

    BIOSTAR Group, the world renowned manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards, industrial computing systems and peripherals, announces the new generation of TA970XE series motherboards for AMD AM3+ CPUs. Their capabilities are very close to the top TA990FXE and offer overclockers and gamers…
  • [Expreview.com] GeForce GTX 680 Overclocked to 1.9GHz

    (Click to enlarge) Lately overclocking player k|ngp|n successfully overclock a GTX 680 graphics card to 1.9GHz, which also broke 3DMark 11 record. The test bed included Core i7-3930K processor (oc’ed to 5.6GHz), quad-channel 16GB memory (oc’ed to 1200MHz). It scored P15327 in 3DMark 11. HWBOT…
  • [Expreview.com] Plextor M3 Pro Series PX-128M3P SSD Review

    Introduction Several months ago we have conducted test on Plextor M3 series, maybe many people consider its writing capability has a large gap with that of M2P, actually M3 series are used to replace M2S series, while the real successor of M2P series should be M3P series. Specs of Plextor M3 Pro…
  • [Expreview.com] NVIDIA Unleashes Four Kepler 600M Series GPUs

    NVIDIA has officially released its Kepler flagship graphics card——GTX 680, now the company unleashed four Kepler-Powered mobile GPUs. The four models are GTX 660M, GT 650M, GT 640M and GT 640M LE, they are based on 28nm GK107 chips, feature 384 CUDA Cores and 128-bit memory interface. Currently…
  • [Expreview.com] EK Offers Water Cooling Block for NVIDIA GTX 680

    As Legitreviews reported, EK Water Blocks lately offers its water cooling block for NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 graphics card. The model number is EK-FC680 GTX water block, which is available in four versions (Copper Plexi, Copper Acetal, EN Nickel Plexi, EN Nickel Acetal). These water blocks has been…
  • [Hardwarecanucks.com] MegaUpload Host Pondering Deleting Data

    Much to the chagrin of Kim “Kim Dotcom” Schmitz and the prosecutors who are working to convict him, Carpathia, MegaUpload’s Virginia based webhost, says it will delete the 25 petabytes of MegaUpload data it is still hosting unless someone pays the hosting bill. Currently, the former digital storage…
  • [Hardwarecanucks.com] Cooler Master Announces Sentinel Advance 2 Mouse and Speed Rx Mousepad

    Cooler Master, an industry leading chassis, thermal solution, peripheral, and accessory manufacturer storms onto the war torn frontlines with a devastating new duo, the Sentinel Advance 2 Gaming Mouse and Speed Rx Mousepad. Sentinel Advance 2 – Re-engineered Featuring the most advanced laser…
  • [Techpowerup.com] GeForce GTX 680 Release Driver Limits PCI-Express to Gen 2.0 on X79/SNB-E Systems

    Users of systems running Core i7 processors in the LGA2011 package and X79 chipset motherboards will find that their GeForce GTX 680 will not run at PCI-Express 3.0 x16 mode, using launch drivers. This is because NVIDIA decided against implementing Gen 3.0 support for the new GPU on X79/SNB-E…
  • [Legitreviews.com] Corsair Carbide Series 300R Gaming Case Review

    Image: http://www.legitreviews.com/images/reviews/1884/icon.jpg (http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1884/1/)Today we are looking at the smallest of Corsair’s Carbide series, the Carbide 300R. The Corsair Carbide 300R is a compact midtower gaming chassis that can support long graphics cards, large…
  • [TechArp.com] NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 Technology Report

    In an industry where 6 month product cycles are considered a norm, the new NVIDIA Kepler architecture took a while to get here. The last NVIDIA microarchitecture, Fermi was launched about 18 months ago, or roughly 3 product cycles ago. In the preceding 6 months, NVIDIA had only launched two new…
  • [Techpowerup.com] RASURBO SC-08 Micro ATX PC Case Goes on Sale

    German company PNL-tec has this week launched a new RASURBO-branded PC chassis, the SC-08 model featuring support for Micro ATX motherboards. Seen below, the case measures 425 x 175 x 370 mm, it weights 3.8 kg, and has an I/O panel with four USB 2.0 ports, one 5.25-inch bay, four internal 3.5-inch…

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