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Thermaltake And MSI Team Up For The Pacific M3 Waterblock(0)

The Thermaltake Pacific M3 motherboard water block is designed especially for the MSI Z170A Gaming M5, and is compatible with many other LGA 1151 socket 'boards.

Tagged as: Thermaltake, MSI, cooling

BIOSTAR Extend GeForce Gaming Range To The GTX 950(0)

The addition of an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 2GB model completes a full range of GeForce GTX 900-series products, so there's something for all comers.

Tagged as: Biostar, NVIDIA, GTX 950, maxwell, 28nm

Phanteks Introduce A Range Of PSU Accessories(0)

Alongside a set of universal PSU extension cables Phanteks are releasing the Power Splitter, a device which simplifies the process of running two systems in one chassis.

Tagged as: Phanteks, PSU

New Mainstream Mice Now Available From Cherry (0)

Both the wireless MW 2310 and MW2110, and the updated wired MC 2000, are billed as ideal for Windows 10 productivity tasks and are highly affordable.

Tagged as: Cherry, mice

COUGAR Launches The 450-Series Peripherals In The UK(0)

Stocked at OverclockersUK, the 450K keyboard and 450M mouse from Cougar offer quality gaming features at less than 50.

Tagged as: Cougar, peripherals, keyboard, mouse

OverclockersUK Begin Black Friday Preparations(0)

A wide selection of products to go on sale from 9am Thursday until Tuesday next week, and OCUK also want to ensure that you're kept abreast of how it'll all pan out.

Tagged as: OCUK, Black friday, offers and deals

Preparing for 2016 - AMD Release Radeon Software Crimson Edition(0)

Radeon Software Crimson Edition, or Radeon Crimson for short, helps you get the most out of your software whilst also setting the stage for greater functionality in 2016.

Tagged as: AMD, drivers

ASUS ROG Present A Heroic New Z170 Motherboard (0)

The Maximus VIII Hero Alpha from Republic Of Gamers features a swath of new I/O options (including two U.2 ports) as well as integrated RGB LED headers and more.

Tagged as: ASUS, Z170, Intel

Intel's 10-Core Broadwell-E Plans Apparently Confirmed By Leaked Roadmap(0)

New behemoth for the High End Desktop market could be coming as soon as Q2 2016, potentially supporting up to 20 simultaneous threads via Hyperthreading.

Tagged as: Intel, Broadwell-E, x99, Kaby Lake, 200-series

Powercolor Reveal The PCS+ R9 380X Myst. Edition(0)

Despite a factory overclock to 1020MHz and memory pushed to 1475MHz (5.9Gbps) the R9 380X Myst. Edition still holds a $229.99 suggested retail price.

Tagged as: Powercolor, R9 380X, GCN, 28nm, AMD

AMD Announce The R9 380X, A New Price/Perf. Champion?(0)

Sitting at an MSRP of just 185, the Radeon R9 380X is the R9 380's bigger brother and aims to go head-to-head with NVIDIA's GTX 960 4GB OC.

Tagged as: AMD, Antigua XT, R9 380X, GCN

BitFenix Launch The Pandora Chassis Design In A New Larger Form Factor(0)

Previously tailored to mATX and mini-ITX systems, the Pandora ATX with ICON LCD display opens up this unique chassis design to yet more build opportunities.

Tagged as: BitFenix, chassis, ATX

December Release Planned For The Deepcool Dukase(0)

ATX chassis design aims to hide away eyesores such as PSUs and cable bundles whilst still offering high expandability options.

Tagged as: DEEPCOOL, chassis, atx

Compact Class - Lian Li Launch The PC-Q04 Mini-ITX Chassis(0)

Standing in only a 194mm x 210mm footprint, the PC-Q04 from Lian Li is a mini-ITX chassis designed with two PCI-E slots and room for thick VGA coolers.

Tagged as: Lian Li, chassis, ITX

Buy An AMD R9 Fury, Get Star Wars Battlefront Free!(0)

AMD and EA team up to offer the multiplayer FPS Star Wars Battlefront videogame free with qualifying purchases of Radeon R9 Fury GPUs.

Tagged as: AMD, EA, deals

AOC Intro the U2477PWQ, a UHD PLS Panel(0)

As a PLS panel the U2477PWQ from AOC boasts excellent colour uniformity at extreme viewing angles, and the 3840x2160 UHD resolution is still a relative rarity in most circles.

Tagged as: AOC, monitor, display

HyperX Intros The Savage USB 3.1 Flash Drive(0)

Featuring a USB 3.1 Gen. 1 interface, the HyperX Savage USB flash drive is capable of transfer speeds up to 350MB/s read and 250MB/s write; is available in capacities up to 256GB.

Tagged as: HyperX, kingston, storage

Scythe Updates The Twin-Tower FUMA Cooler(0)

Compact Twin-Tower design includes six copper heatpipes soldered to a solid copper baseplate and comes bundled with two Slip Stream 120mm PWM fans.

Tagged as: Scythe, cooling

NVIDIA's SHIELD Android TV Just Got More Tempting(0)

The SHIELD Remote is now bundled with the SHIELD Android TV and Controller, adding a new dimension (and 40 of value) to the 16GB and 500GB packages.


Basemark Broadens Benchmarking Portfolio With Vulkan Perf. Test(0)

New benchmarking tool, due for formal release in Q2-2016, will unify graphics performance testing on mobile and desktop graphics platforms compatible with the Vulkan graphics API.

Tagged as: Basemark, Vulkan, benchmarking

Q3 Graphics Market Report: AMD Reclaims Some Market Share, Long Road Ahead(0)

Falling to a nadir of 18% in Q2 AMD regained 0.8% from NVIDIA along with increased overall revenues, but they're still a long way down from the 28.4% they reached this time last year.

Tagged as: amd, nvidia, graphics, market

Vortez Tech News/Reviews Roundup 15-11-15(0)

A roundup of the content we've produced and published over the last week including the ROG MATRIX GTX 980Ti PLATINMUM, SteelSeries Rival 100 & guide on bootable RAID 0 configuration with two NVMe M.2 SSDs.

Tagged as: asus, samsung, steelseries, phanteks, gigabyte, nvidia, razer, gaming, reviews

Phanteks Unveil The Enthoo Evolv ATX In Galaxy Silver(0)

Already well regarded in its own right, the Enthoo Evolv ATX from Phanteks now gets a shiny new colour scheme to go with class-leading features.

Tagged as: Phanteks, chassis, atx

GIGABYTE's XTREME GAMING GPU Range Extended Beyond The GTX 950(0)

From GeForce GTX 970 to the flagship TITAN X, there's now a GIGABYTE XTREME NVIDIA GPU for everyone. Each includes a factory overclock on both GPU and memory and GIGABTYE's own cooling expertise.

Tagged as: GIGABYTE, NVIDIA, GPU, maxwell, 28nm
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