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REVIEW: Gigabyte GTX 670 Windforce @ PureOverclock
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 3:51P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Nvidia is looking to continue the Kepler success we saw in the GTX 680 with today`s launch of the GTX 670, the latest card in the Kepler arsenal. Sharing the same DNA as the flagship GTX 680, this new card is poised to offer the same innovations, but at $100 lower, to be a bit more accessible to gamers who aren`t quite well-heeled enough for the flagship card. One of those custom cards is the Gigabyte GTX 670 Windforce, a sleek behemoth that sports a triple-fanned cooler, increased Base Clock speeds, and a Boost Clock potential that appears to be second to none. What you really need to know is this card runs cool like the underside of your pillow on a hot summer night. And fast enough to knock your current graphics card back into last year."
  FULL STORY @ PUREOVERCLOCK.COM

Cooler Master Extreme 2 475 W Power Supply Review @ Hardware Secrets
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 1:35P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The new Extreme 2 entry-level power supply series from Cooler Master comes in four different versions: 475 W, 525 W, 625 W, and 725 W. They don`t have an active PFC circuit and, therefore, don`t carry the 80 Plus certification. Let`s take an in-depth look at the 475 W model, which costs only USD 50."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARESECRETS.COM

News: Nvidia uncorks worlds fastest video card the GeForce GTX 690
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 1:21P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Yep, it`s like two GeForce GTX 680s on a single card. Full story here:"
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT.COM

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Preview @ Hardware Canucks
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 1:21P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
As we?re posting this preview, NVIDIA?s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang is likely just finishing up on stage, presenting the latest addition to NVIDIA?s GTX 600-series lineup:  the GTX 690.  It was high time that a GeForce-branded product became king of the hill and make no mistake about it: the GTX 690 is meant to absolutely trample the competition.  "
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS.COM

OC3D: Gigabyte Z77MX-D3H Review
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 1:21P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
If you`re after a smaller motherboard than the standard size = ones, the Z77MX-D3H from Gigabyte could be right up your street."
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCK3D.NET

Otterbox Samsung Galaxy S II Commuter Series Case Review @ Madshrimps
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 1:21P | Home Theatre | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Commuter Series Case from Otterbox for the Samsung Galaxy S II phone offers good protection, without adding a lot of additional weight or making it too bulky. The product is composed from two layers, one silicone and the other one a high quality polycarbonate. Otterbox also includes inside the package a protective screen, along with the usual soft wipe and squeegee."
  FULL STORY @ MADSHRIMPS.BE

[Tech ARP] Our Take On Western Digitals New 1 TB VelociRaptor Rev. 2.0
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 11:18A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Despite predictions that SSDs would soon replace HDDs, the march of the venerable hard disk drive continues! Western Digital today launched their third-generation VelociRaptor hard disk drive, which continues to be the world`s only 10,000 RPM hard disk drive with a SATA interface. The third-generation VelociRaptor improves on its predecessor by using Advanced Format Technology (AFT) and higher-density platters to deliver not only 1 TB of storage capacity but also a sustained throughput of 200 MB/s! Take a look at its key features... In this update, we added more commentary on the new WD VelociRaptor, and the 1 TB WD VelociRaptor launch event photos. Check them out!"
  FULL STORY @ TECHARP.COM

 
NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 670 2GB Video Card Performance Preview
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 11:01A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We bench the NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 670 video card well ahead of launch date. We really don`t need to say much more than that. So come and check it out!"
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Lenovo C325 All-in-One PC Review @ ThinkComputers.org
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 10:43A | Notebooks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Lenovo, who we all know for their popular ThinkPad and IdeaPad notebooks also has a complete line of All-in-One PC systems. Today we are taking a look at one from their Essential Series, the C325 All-in-One. This system features an AMD E450 processor, AMD Radeon HD 6320 graphics, 4GB of RAM, 500GB of disk space, WiFi and much more. Did I mention all of this is inside of a 20-inch display? Since the entire system is basically just a display it makes it perfect for an office, bedroom, or even your kitchen. Read on to see what this system is all about!"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

HIS HD 7870 IceQ Turbo Review @ Vortez
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 9:38A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The HIS IceQ Turbo range is renowned for granting excellent cooling ability along with factory overclocked GPU`s. The HD7870 from this family is no different however, what we will see today is a slightly refined cooling design compared to the `love it or hate it` IceQ cooler we saw on the previous generation which many people found was a step too far, even for HIS. Hopefully this cooler will still retain the fantastic cooling ability the 6XXX series cards enjoyed under the IceQ cooler..."
  FULL STORY @ VORTEZ.NET

The TR Podcast 111: Spandex SLI and a snap-together tablet
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 9:32A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
This latest podcast episode is short and sweet, with talk of the new GeForce GTX 690 from Nvidia, the Transformer Pad 300 from Asus, and new and upcoming movies?including The Avengers."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT.COM

EVGA GeForce GTX 670 SC review
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 9:15A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We review the EVGA GeForce GTX 670 SC aka SuperClocked edition graphics card. The product comes pre-overclocked at 967 MHz on the baseclock and 1046 MHz on the boost clock. With that tweak the card positions itself in-between the GeForce GTX 670 and GeForce GTX 680 reference cards. Let`s have a peek at what it has to offer. Check out the full review here"
  FULL STORY @ GURU3D.COM

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 SLI @ techPowerUp
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 8:59A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today NVIDIA released their GeForce GTX 670 which caught the enthusiast market by surprise, bringing outstanding performance and decent pricing to this segment. Now we put two of these cards in a dual card SLI configuration on our shiny new Ivy Bridge PCI-Express 3.0 setup to investigate whether it has the potential to be used in ultra-high end killer gaming rigs."
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP.COM

Enermax DreamBass Genie AP001 USB Audio Adapter Review @ Hi Tech Legion
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 8:11A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Enermax DreamBass Genie is a small USB audio upgrade solution aimed mostly for laptop users who want a richer media experience on-the-go. The Enermax DreamBass Genie`s physical appearance is inspired by classic vacuum tubes but inside is a 2-channel VIA VT1620A audio chip that supports stereo 24-bit resolution and up to 192 kHz sample rate. Requiring only a standard USB 2.0 connection, the Enermax DreamBass Genie is completely plug-and-play and is compatible with Windows 7, XP, Vista, and 2000, as well as Mac and Linux systems. The standard AP001 model of the Enermax DreamBass Genie is available for $29.99, while the AP001E model comes with ultra-light in-ear earphones and is priced at $39.99.///"
  FULL STORY @ HITECHLEGION.COM

Kingston MobileLite G3 Memory Card Reader Review @ Bigbruin.com
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 7:37A | Memory | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In this review we will be taking a look at Kingston`s new MobileLite G3, an extremely compact USB 3.0 SDHC and Micro SDHC UHS-I card reader. In order to put this new card reader to the test, Kingston also provided one of their new 16GB UHS-I 233X SDHC cards, which takes advantage of the UHS (Ultra High Speed) transfer rates."
  FULL STORY @ BIGBRUIN.COM

SanDisk Extreme SSD 120 GB @ Ocaholic
     Fri, May 11 2012 | 6:00A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With the Extreme SSD 120 GB, SanDisk has a Solid State Drive in its portfolio which is based on the latest SandForce SF-2281 series SSD processor and it also comes with a competitive price tag. The drive features SATA-III support and Kingston claims that the drive can reach throughput rates of more than 500 Megabyte per second. Also for the IOPS the manufacturer promises sky-high numbers. When writing 4 KByte blocks the drive should be able to hit a whopping 80`000 IOPS and more."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

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