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NZXT Phantom 630 Modular Ultra Case Review @ Pro-Clockers
     Tue, Feb 12 2013 | 1:45A | Cases | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Now, there is a sibling to the two cases mentioned and that is the new Phantom 630. The Phantom is not your typical Phantom series case as it was re-designed from the ground up. NZXT task with the 630 was to offer the enthusiast all the comforts one would need in a great case. And looking at it there are features and tweaks that you wouldn`t even realize that are there."
  FULL STORY @ PRO-CLOCKERS.COM

Samsung 840 SSD Storage Endurance Testing - TLC to the End
     Tue, Feb 12 2013 | 1:14A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today we start on an adventure. Despite reviewer`s claims, Samsung has never stated the endurance life of its new TLC NAND flash used in the new 840 SSD. We`re going to find out just how many program erase cycles the flash can take... in time."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

OCZ Vector 256GB Solid State Drive Review @ OCIA.net
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 10:13P | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
?Today we take a look at a new Solid State Drive offering from OCZ, the Vector Series SATA III SSD. The Vector joins the Vertex models in OCZ`s High-Performance category drives, touting a 7mm low profile design, Indilinx Barefoot 3 controller and either 128GB, 256GB or 512GB capacities. Like the Vertex 4 that Shawn reviewed last year, the Vector Series touts an impressive 5-year warranty. Performance looks to be on par with the Vertex as well, with over 500MB/s claimed sequential read/write speeds (on the larger capacity models) and around 100,000 random 4k IOPS.?"
  FULL STORY @ OCIA.NET

Gigabyte Force M7 Thor @ LanOC Reviews
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 7:55P | Mouse Pads | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Deciding on a mouse can be an overwhelming process with literally hundreds to choose from as far as gaming mice alone. Seeing as how the mouse and keyboard are the only two things you interact with while on the computer, having the right mouse is very important. Selecting the right mouse for you can be a daunting task, but knowing where to start is even harder. There are still quite a few entry level mice on the market, and Gigabyte has kindly send over their version, the Force M7 Thor. Lets take a look at this affordable piece of hardware and see how it holds up."
  FULL STORY @ LANOC.ORG

FSP Raider 550w Review - XSReviews
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 5:12P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
A lot of companies are in the PSU game, which is why it`s important to make sure the one you`re buying is a good one. Or at least, one that won`t damage your system. Because that can happen with a cheap unit and while here at XSR we might not have all the fancy testing facilities of the bigger boys, we can make sure that yours won`t overload your components at the first opportunity. So today I`m looking at the FSP Raider, the 550w baby version. Let`s throw it into our test setup and see how it gets on. A link to the article would be much appreciated."
  FULL STORY @ XSREVIEWS.CO.UK

Kingston SSD Now 300V 120GB Review
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 1:43P | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The SSD Now series drives are offered in several ways to fit consumers tastes. The 120GB drive I tested today is offered as a bare drive, as a desktop upgrade kit, or as a notebook upgrade kit. The desktop upgrade kit I am looking at is priced at $114 putting the kit at less than $1 a gigabyte for a drive with reasonable capacity. If 120GB of capacity is not enough the SSD Now V300 drive is available in a 240GB version as well as a 60GB version. At only 7mm thick, this V300 drive is a perfect candidate for use in the latest crop of slim notebooks and Ultrabooks."
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB.COM

[Affiliates News] Thermaltake Tt eSPORTS Knucke Keyboard Review
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 1:14P | Peripherals | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Plunger keys? Let`s see if Thermaltake`s Tt eSPORTS Knucker keyboard steps up in the real world."
  FULL STORY @ APHNETWORKS.COM

 
Mad Catz GLIDE 7 Gaming Surface Review @ HardwareHeaven.com
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 12:50P | Mouse Pads | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Mad Catz GLIDE 7 Gaming Surface Review @ HardwareHeaven.com One item which gets a significant refresh in Mad Catz move away from the Cyborg sub brand to the main is the G.L.I.D.E. 7 gaming surface. Today we have the refreshed product and will find out what it is all about."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWAREHEAVEN.COM

AMD Eyefinity & DisplayPort Difficulties @ Rage3D.com
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 12:26P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Long time Eyefinity users will likely be familiar with the Display Port Link Failure message, interrupting their gaming session and ruining their immersion. Drivers, right? Perhaps not, maybe it`s the cable - and an ecosystem certification problem."
  FULL STORY @ RAGE3D.COM

Cooler Master Storm Power-RX Mouse Surface and Skorpion Bungee Review @ Pro-Clockers
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 11:50A | Mouse Pads | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Cooler Master under the CM Storm tag has been giving the gaming community some of the best gaming peripherals on the market. These would include the Sentinel series of mice and the Quick Fire series of mechanical keyboards. But what about the mouse pad? Well, we will be discussing this today as we will be taking a look at the Power-RX."
  FULL STORY @ PRO-CLOCKERS.COM

Razer Kraken Pro Gaming Headset Review @ ThinkComputers.org
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 11:28A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Kraken Pro Analog Gaming Headset was a product that I received after competing in the annual Tiger Direct PC Race. Only after the event was over and all the hoopla from CES calmed down did we decide that the Kraken Pro was one of the products we received that we legitimately wanted to review. Razer has a history of making wild claims regarding PC products, i.e. The Razer Blade: The Worlds First Gaming Laptop or the Razer Edge Pro: The Worlds First Gaming Tablet but with the Kraken Pro they are making a claim based on one of the most subjective topics in product reviewscomfort. The Kraken Pro has a lot to live up to, especially when you make a claim like that, so lets see how it holds up."
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

Microsoft Surface Windows 8 Pro Review @ TechReviewSource.com
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 11:19A | Operating System | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Tablets with mobile operating systems like Android, iOS, or Windows RT are perfectly adequate if your tasks center on the Internet. But if you need compatibility with older x86 programs in a slate tablet form factor, then you need one running Windows 8. Of the handful introduced lately, the Microsoft Surface Windows 8 Pro is the one to beat."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREVIEWSOURCE.COM

Aerocool GT-SG 700 W @ techPowerUp
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 11:04A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Aerocool enters the high-end PSU market with their fresh GT-SG PSU series. It offers great looks, Gold efficiency, modular cables, and quiet operation. In this review, we will take a detailed look at the GT-SG unit with a capacity of 700 W - Aerocool`s medium capactiy member of the series."
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP.COM

Antec AMP iso Active Noise Canceling Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Review @ Madshrimps
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 10:14A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Antec have come with some interesting new products to the table, from their fresh Antec Mobile Products brand. In this review we will take a look on the iso in-ear Bluetooth headphones?."
  FULL STORY @ MADSHRIMPS.BE

An In-depth Look at Steam for Linux @ Techgage
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 9:23A | Software | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
* Though still in beta, Valves Steam client for Linux is stable, fast, and from what we can tell, matches the feature-set of the Windows and OS X clients 1:1. That being the case, there felt like no better time than the present to dive in, give a tour and relay our experiences with both the client and a slew of games."
  FULL STORY @ TECHGAGE.COM

WD My Net N900 Central Router Review @ ThinkComputers.org
     Mon, Feb 11 2013 | 9:22A | Networking | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
There was a time when a wireless router did little more than, well, route. It took bits from the airwaves and put them on a wire, destined for the Internet or perhaps the local network. As the technology matured, product designers started adding things. At first, it was software like firewalls, quality of service controls, and port tunneling and forwarding controls. Then came the advanced things such as VPN and jffs-based file storage sufficient for a small, static HTML site stored on a cordoned-off part of the routers unused flash ROM. Then came the hardware changes, most relevant to this review being the advent of USB ports. This opened a whole new world of possibilities, generally USB Mass Storage devices and printers. Then Western Digital joined the fray. It added a hard drive to the router. Thus, we have the My Net N900 Central, a 450Mbps x2 high-end wireless router ready act not only as a shuffler of bits, but also as a storer of bits; a router and simple NAS all in one compact device."
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

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