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REVIEW: Mionix Naos 8200 Gaming Mouse @ PureOverclock
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 10:20A | Mouse Pads | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
?The Mionix Naos 8200 sits right in the midst of a highly competitive mouse market dominated by several very popular products, backed by industry stalwarts that have ruled the roost for quite some time. That may change, however, as the Naos 8200 looks to battle the competition with bold claims of better features and advanced ergonomics. At a price of $90, the Naos 8200 is positioned as the new flagship mouse from Mionix, and sits in the upper echelons of gaming mice. It?s not cheap, but it looks absolutely captivating. Is it worth the premium? Can the Naos 8200 improve upon its predecessor without losing its original appeal? Let?s find out.?"
  FULL STORY @ PUREOVERCLOCK.COM

NVIDIA GTX TITAN vs. SLI & Crossfire @ Hardware Canucks
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 10:19A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
NVIDIA`s GTX TITAN is the highest priced graphics cards on the market so parallels will naturally be drawn between it an dual card setups. In this article, we look at now it lines up against SLI and Crossfire setups of the GTX 680, GTX 670, HD 7970 GHz Edition and HD 7950 Boost, all of which happen to be less expensive."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS.COM

NZXT HALE90 V2 850 W Power Supply Review @ Hardware Secrets
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 10:06A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The HALE90 V2 power supply series from NZXT has 850 W, 1,000 W, and 1,200 W models, all with the 80 Plus Gold certification and a fully modular cabling system. Let`s take an in-depth look at the 850 W version."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARESECRETS.COM

Monster Digital Daytona 240GB SSD Review
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 9:53A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We finally received TRIM enabled firmware for the Daytona, a SSD we`ve had for several months. The late firmware was just the start of issues that surround the Daytona and the sum of all of these problems lead us to question anyone buying a SSD from Monster Digital."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Logitech T651 Rechargeable Trackpad for Mac Review @ Legit Reviews
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 9:37A | Notebooks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Using the Logitech T651 Rechargeable Trackpad is not unlike that of the Apple Magic Trackpad or any trackpad on an Apple laptop. It supports gestures, taps, and clicks. Unlike Apple`s trackpad which uses batteries, the T651 is rechargeable, so giving it a full charge is the first step upon opening and it takes two to three hours to get a full charge. The glass surface is slick yet tactile and feels very much like the Magic Trackpad and trackpads found on the varying MacBooks. So, those that are used to using them shouldn`t really feel a difference..."
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS.COM

Guru3D Rig of the Month February 2013
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 9:19A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
1.html,It was a year ago to date that a Mathieu Heredia AKA Sassanou won the rig of the Month 2012, with an awesome build. This year he is back in the running with something completely new, dark, carbon. A Japanese Kenji show once again that Mathieu is a true case modder with a taste for seriously nice hardware, veni vidi vici and have a look at his new project, which he calls the Beasts ..."
  FULL STORY @ GURU3D.COM

Gigabyte GA-H77N-WiFi Motherboard Review @ Hi Tech Legion
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 9:16A | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Gigabyte H77N-WiFi motherboard measures 170x170mm and conforms to the mini-ITX form factor standard. The Gigabyte H77N has dual-stream WiFi features provided by an Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 card, capable of Intel Wireless Display and Bluetooth 4.0 functionality. For HTPC users, Gigabyte provides a DVI-I as well as dual HDMI video outputs with 8-channel audio and HDCP compatibility. Unlike other mini-ITX mainboards, the Gigabyte H77N-WiFi motherboard is equipped with dual Realtek 8111F Gigabit LAN ports for additional network connectivity. Should users decide to build a mini-ITX gaming platform, a PCI-E 3.0 x16 slot is available for discrete GPU installation."
  FULL STORY @ HITECHLEGION.COM

 
Thermaltake Smart M 850W Power Supply @ Hi Tech Legion
     Wed, Mar 20 2013 | 7:05A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Thermaltake SP-850M power supply uses a high-efficiency circuit design rated 80 Plus bronze. The Thermaltake Smart M series 850W power supply has a powerful 70A on a single +12V rail and has four 6+2-pin PCIE connectors for multi-GPU Crossfire or SLI setups. Inside the SP-850M are high-quality Japanese and solid-state components which are kept cool with a 140mm fan while in operation. The Smart M 850W power supply`s modular cables utilize an easily-manageable slim design so chassis airflow is not obstructed. Aside from the 5-year warranty, a suite of industrial-grade protection including over-current, over-voltage, under-current, over-power and short-circuit protection offer comfort that the SP-850M will perform up to user expectations."
  FULL STORY @ HITECHLEGION.COM

Seasonic Platinum Series Fanless 460 W @ techPowerUp
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 4:01P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Seasonic upgraded their smaller fanless units with the new KM3 platform. Not only does it offer better performance than the KM2 platform, but it also offers the highly sought after Platinum efficiency certification. Today, we will take a look at the fresh fanless unit with 460 W capacity and Platinum efficiency."
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP.COM

Transcend RDF8 USB 3.0 Memory Card Reader Review @ Legit Reviews
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 3:23P | Memory | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
By plugging in the Transcend RDF8 USB 3.0 Memory Card Reader into one of the available USB 3.0 ports on the ASUS UX31A we found performance increased nicely. The sequential read and write speeds jumped up to 81MB/s and 45MB/s, respectively. Speed aside it also supports other memory card formats that we previously couldn`t do, so you get more than just a speed boost!"
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS.COM

ASUS Radeon HD 7850 DirectCU On Ubuntu
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 11:55A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Up for review today is the ASUS Radeon HD 7850 1GB DirectCU graphics card. This Windows 8 Ready AMD Radeon graphics card is being benchmarked under Ubuntu Linux and compared to an assortment of AMD Radeon and NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards."
  FULL STORY @ PHORONIX.COM

OCZ Vector Solid State Drive @ Benchmark Reviews
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 10:20A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The OCZ Vector 2.5 solid state drive (VTR1-25SAT3 series) is an ultra-slim 7mm high-performance SSD storage device produced in-house by OCZ Technology with a focus on reliability. Featuring OCZ`s new Indilinx Barefoot 3 storage controller, the Vector SSD series is built to produce optimized performance for enthusiasts wanting to capitalize on near-instant response times. OCZ Vector SSDs are available in 128/256/512GB capacities, and deliver up to 550MB/s read speeds with up to 95,000 Random Read IOPS. In this article Benchmark Reviews puts these specifications to test, and compares the OCZ Vector solid state drive against the leading competition..."
  FULL STORY @ BENCHMARKREVIEWS.COM

News: The problem with Windows convertible tablets
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 10:19A | Notebooks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Based on his experience, TR`s Cyril Kowaliski says Windows convertible tablets are rarely, if ever, the best tools for the job. Here`s his take on why."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT.COM

Mad Catz F.R.E.Q.7 Surround Sound Gaming Headset Review
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 9:53A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
As most of you know now (if not all) while typing these lines CeBIT the largest electronics & PC hardware related exhibition in the EU is taking place in Hanover, Germany with countless products showcased by pretty much every manufacturer on the face of the planet. Unfortunately however that left us with two choices, either go there ourselves to cover everything happening at CeBIT up close and personal (not really that far compared to CES so it would be a lot easier to do so) or remain here, post news from CeBIT and at the same time continue our testing to keep our schedule. Well the decision was quite an obvious one (although i haven`t been in CeBIT for a long time) and so for the past 6 days we`ve been spending quite a bit of time with the latest peripheral by Mad Catz, the F.R.E.Q.7 7.1 Virtual Surround PC Gaming Headset."
  FULL STORY @ NIKKTECH.COM

GTX TITAN Single Card @ Bjorn3D
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 9:19A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Recently Nvidia launched the GTX TITAN which has proven to be a monster of a card and with extreme capabilities for the most demanding enthusiast gamers. Last week, we released a preview. Now, after some time with the card we have some results to show what you can expect from a single TITAN in both 1080p and surround gaming."
  FULL STORY @ BJORN3D.COM

Edimax N300 Wi-Fi Extender and N150 Personal Hotspot Review @ HardwareHeaven.com
     Tue, Mar 19 2013 | 9:16A | Networking | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Edimax N300 Wi-Fi Extender and N150 Personal Hotspot Review @ HardwareHeaven.com As with a number of manufacturers who produce networking products Edimax offer a wide range of devices, not just the standard router and adapter configuration most people need. For those who have a more unique requirement Edimax offer devices such as their N300 Universal Wi-Fi Extender and Wi-Fi personal hotspot (or travel router as it could be known). Today we have one of each to review."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWAREHEAVEN.COM

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