Online News August 7, 2012

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) MAINGEAR Introduces New Vybe 15 Quickship Notebook

    MAINGEAR, an award-winning PC system builder offering custom desktops, notebooks, and workstations heeds the desires of customers who have been asking for a notebook that offers the latest mobile technology that can also ship quickly with the new VYBE 15 notebook.

    The all new MAINGEAR VYBE 15 is…

  • [Techpowerup.com] GIGABYTE Outs Corrective BIOS Update for GeForce GTX 670 WindForce 3X OC

    Apparently, GIGABYTE’s GeForce GTX 670 WindForce 3X OC graphics card (model: GV-N670OC-2GD) is riddled with stability issues that can only be corrected with a graphics card BIOS update. The stability issues apparently relate to the way the GPU is addressing overclocked Hynix GDDR5 memory chips. The…
  • [Techpowerup.com] Dell Ultrasharp U2713HM Monitor Leaked

    Ahead of its launch, details of the newest addition to Dell’s Ultrasharp family of monitors, the 27-inch U2713HM were leaked to the web thanks to a mix-up by the company website’s support and drivers section. The details reveal the U2713HM to be a 27-inch monitor with 2560 x 1440 pixels native…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) AOC Introduces the e2752Vh 27-Inch Monitor

    AOC, the leader in monitor display technology, announces the retail availability of the 52 Series, the largest screened offering in the company’s line of ultra-thin, energy efficient LED monitors. The 27-inch widescreen e2752Vh delivers stunningly crisp and impressive image quality, as well as…
  • [VR-Zone.com] Industrial Light and Magic claims game graphics will match reality in 10 years

    vr-zone.com – Image: http://limages.vr-zone.net/body/16185/starwars1313.jpg.jpeg

    Industrial Light and Magic (ILM), which is working on the upcoming LucasArts title Star Wars 1313, claims that game graphics will be almost as good as reality in just ten years.

    More……

  • [Anandtech.com] Khronos Announces OpenGL ES 3.0, OpenGL 4.3, ASTC Texture Compression, & CLU

    As we approach August the technical conference season for graphics is finally reaching its apex. NVIDIA and AMD held their respective events in May and June respectively, and this week the two of them along with the other major players in the GPU space are coming together for the graphics…
  • [Anandtech.com] ARM Announces 8-core 2nd Gen Mali-T600 GPUs

    Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6136/Screen Shot 2012-08-06 at 11.45.51 AM_575px.png (http://i4memory.com/show/6136/arm-announces-8core-2nd-gen-malit600-gpus)

    In our discrete GPU reviews for the desktop we’ve often noticed the tradeoff between graphics and compute performance in GPU…

  • [Jonnyguru.com Review] Corsair AX1200i 1200W

    Today we have theopportunity to take look at a unique power supply that has been stirring upquestions since its debut at Computex in early June, the Corsair AX1200i. TheAX1200i is the first DSP (Digital Signal Processor) controlled to hit oursection of the market. What does DSP bring to the table?…
  • [Expreview.com] Seagate Completes Acquisition of LaCie

    Lately Seagate and LaCie announced the completion of the purchase by Seagate of all of the shares of Philippe Spruch and his affiliate, representing 64.5% of the outstanding shares of LaCie for a provisional price of €4.05 per share. The price payable to Philippe Spruch and his affiliate may be…
  • [Anandtech.com] Anand Chandrasekher Joins Qualcomm

    Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6135/waddup.jpg (http://i4memory.com/show/6135/anand-chandrasekher-joins-qualcomm)

    Qualcomm has been on a hiring roll lately. Not only did it scoop up AMD’s Eric Demers (http://www.anandtech.com/show/5538/amds-eric-demers-is-leaving-the-company), but…

  • [Overclock3D.net] MSI GTX670 OC Power Edition Review

    Today we’re taking a close look at the latest factory overclocked card from MSI, the GTX670 OC Power Edition.

    More… (http://www.overclock3d.net/reviews/gpu_displays/msi_gtx670_oc_power_edition_review/1)

  • [Guru3d.com] Gigabyte GeForce GTX 680 SOC review

    We review the Gigabyte GeForce GTX 680 SOC. The factory overclocked product has a whopping three slot design and comes packed with five fans blowing air through a huge aluminum fin area that is covered with a metal cover to optimize the overall airflow. An Anti-turbulence cooler features nine 6mm…
  • [Techreport.com] A quick look at Corsair’s Professional Series AX1200i digital power supply

    Your PC’s power supply may be the most critical component in the entire system. It’s charged with feeding everything from your CPU to your graphics card to your SSD with a steady flow of life-giving electrons. If a power supply goes bad, it can damage other system components in a puff of magic…
  • [Techpowerup.com] MSI GTX 660 Ti HAWK 3-way SLI Pictured, Tested

    MSI’s upcoming GeForce GTX 660 Ti HAWK 3 GB graphics card, installed in 3-way SLI configuration was pictured. One of the three was put through 3DMark03 and 3DMark 11. The picture reveals a card that looks similar to the company’s GeForce GTX 670 Power Edition. MSI used double the memory amount, by…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) IEEE 802.11 Patent Pool Exploratory Forum Launched

    IEEE, the world’s largest professional organization advancing technology for humanity, today announced the launch of the IEEE 802.11 Patent Pool Exploratory Forum. Through the forum, owners of patents essential to IEEE 802.11 standards will discuss licensing practices, options for licensing…

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