Online News June 14, 2012

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Huntkey Introducing Military Camouflage Hardware Combo

    Huntkey, professional power supply, PC chassis and accessory provider, is introducing a military camouflage hardware combo targeting gamers with a true military spirit. The FX600 600W 80 Plus Platinum certified PC power supply, is supporting high-end setups with multiple-graphics, and AMD as well…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Apacer Rolls Out Compact High-Speed mSATA Industrial SSD for Ultrabooks

    SSDs, with their advantages of high performance, compactness and low power consumption, are the perfect adaptation of storage products to the emergence of tablet PCs and Ultrabooks. Indeed, SSDs have become the defacto storage solution for ultra-thin notebooks. Apacer, a leading manufacturer of…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) COUGAR Introduces Entirely New Gaming Product Line

    COUGAR, leading German PC case and power supply brand, reveals a preview of their entry into the high-end gaming keyboard market. As COUGAR have themselves already well-positioned as first choice for games when it comes to top-notch cases, PC power supplies and ventilation solutions, they are now…
  • [Anandtech.com] Samsung Announces TecTiles – Programmable NFC Tags and Application

    Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6004/Screen Shot 2012-06-12 at 4.31.08 PM.png (http://i4memory.com/show/6004/samsung-announces-tectiles-programmable-nfc-tags-and-application)

    Probably one of the biggest complaints I hear related to NFC is just how slowly adoption and uptake of the…

  • [Hothardware.com] Max Payne 3: Gorgeous, Gritty, And Dumb

    Image: http://hothardware.com/thumbnail/MP-Thumbnail.jpg (http://hothardware.com/Reviews/Max-Payne-3-Gorgeous-Gritty-And-Dumb/)Let’s cut right to the chase. The first and most important thing you need to know about Max Payne 3 is this: It’s not a happy game. In the first Max Payne, you assumed the…
  • [Techreport.com] 2010 calls Apple, wants its Mac Pro back

    With all the hype surrounding the Retina-equipped MacBook Pro (http://techreport.com/discussions.x/23092), few noticed that Apple has updated its Mac Pro desktop. The term “updated” is probably a little too generous, though. As former Mac designer Andy Hertzfeld points out…
  • [Anandtech.com] AMD Announces FirePro W600, Sets Their Sights On Digital Wall Market

    For AMD’s FirePro customers, they know that with GCN coming up on 6 months old now that this is the time to keep an eye on product announcements. It typically takes AMD 6 months to a year to release a professional product using a new GPU – primarily for driver and software validation…
  • [Overclock3D.net] EVGA SRX Motherboard First Look

    Just to wet your appetite before the main event we give you a look round the bohemouth that is the EVGA SR-X

    More… (http://www.overclock3d.net/articles/cpu_mainboard/evga_srx_motherboard_first_look/1)

  • [Bigbruin.com] Seagate Backup Plus 1TB USB 3.0 Hard Drive

    Image: http://bigbruin.com/images/articles/813/icon.jpg (http://bigbruin.com/content/backupplus_1)Seagate has just launched a new external hard drive which may seem like a continuation of their FreeAgent or GoFlex series of drives. The new drives come in a variety of colors and capacities,…
  • [Techreport.com] Desktop Trinity APU models revealed

    With little fanfare, AMD has released some details on its first desktop-bound Trinity APUs. These chips will be based on the same quad-core design as AMD’s mobile Trinity APUs (http://techreport.com/articles.x/22932), complete with Piledriver CPU cores and updated Radeon graphics. The desktop parts…
  • [Expreview.com] Toshiba Delivers First 19nm-Based SSDs

    Lately Toshiba announced first SSDs——HG5 series with 19nm NAND flash memory that provide both high performance and energy efficiency. The new SSDs include three form factors——9.5mm height, 7.0mm height and mSATA. They all feature SATA 6Gb/s interface, are available in the capacities ranging from…
  • [Hardwarecanucks.com] AMD and ARM Partner for Hardware Level Security Initiative

    Speculation was put to rest this morning about AMD’s plans for licensing 3rd party intellectual property when the company announced it was joining forces with ARM to integrate its TrustZone technology into future APUs. ARM’s TrustZone technology will be integrated via the inclusion of an ARM…
  • [Expreview.com] Micron Announces 2133MHz DDR3 Memory Chip in Production

    Recently Micron announced its mass production of 2133MHz DDR3 memory chips which are based on 30nm manufacturing process. Designed for the high-performance networking and discrete graphics markets, the DDR3 memory chips are available in 2Gb and 4Gb versions running at 1066MHz (2133MHz effective)….
  • [Anandtech.com] DoubleSight DS-277W: Back to the Drawing Board

    For the most part, the market for 27”, 2560×1440 monitors has been dominated by the higher end brands. The one main exception has been DoubleSight, which has made a pair of 27” monitors including the DS-277W we’re reviewing today. Besides the PLS panels used by Samsung, every other…
  • [Expreview.com] Apple AirPort Express Updated with Simultaneous Dual-band Wi-Fi

    In WWDC 2012, Apple rolls out its all-new Apple AirPort Express with Simultaneous dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi. The new AirPort Express supports simultaneous dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi. It transmits at both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequencies at the same time. In addition, the new device works with two…

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