Wednesday, August 13, 2014

HyperX Adds Fast USB to FURY Entry-Level Colorful Storage Drives

Fountain Valley, CA – August 13, 2014 − HyperX®, a division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced HyperX FURY USB Flash drive, an entry-level storage device for budget-conscious gamers and enthusiasts. HyperX FURY USB is the latest addition to the FURY entry-level family which includes DRAM and an SSD.  
            HyperX FURY USB has an aggressive case design with colored aluminum accents to stand out from other USB Flash drives while complementing PCs and consoles1. It is available in 16GB (red), 32GB (blue) and 64GB (black) and is ideal for storing games, music, photos, videos and files. HyperX FURY USB keeps data moving with USB 3.0 performance (90MB/s read, 30MB/s write) and is also USB 2.0 compatible.

HyperX Releases Cloud White Edition Gaming Headset

Fountain Valley, CA – August 13, 2014 − HyperX®, a division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the launch of HyperX® Cloud White Edition. It features a stand-out white and black color scheme and the same award-winning comfort of its predecessor, HyperX Cloud Black Edition. The headset offers memory foam ear cushions, a soft leather-padded headband and an over-the-ear closed-cup design to get anyone in any game comfortably for long game play sessions.
    HyperX Cloud White Edition delivers great audio performance with its large 53mm drivers so gamers can hear every word of dialogue, gunshot and explosion. The headset is versatile with its detachable microphone to make listening to music on smartphones and tablets easy and enjoyable with enhanced bass and crystal clear lows, mids and highs.
     “The HyperX Cloud Black Edition headset has won many awards and has been very well-received since we launched it in April,” said Lawrence Yang, business manager, HyperX. “We are proud to add the White Edition now to give gamers and HyperX fans another headset choice with the same great comfort and sound as the original.” 
      HyperX Cloud White and Black Editions are compatible with PC and PS4™ as well as smartphones and tablets. It is the official headset of Intel Extreme Masters, Alliance Gaming, CNB e-Sports Club, SK-Gaming and Team Liquid. HyperX Cloud is backed by a two-year warranty and legendary HyperX reliability. For more information, please visit www.kingston.com/hyperxcloud.
      HyperX is the high-performance product division of Kingston Technology encompassing high-speed DDR3 memory, SSDs, USB Flash drives, and headsets. Targeted at gamers, overclockers and enthusiasts, HyperX is known throughout the world for quality, performance and innovation. HyperX is committed to eSports as it sponsors over 20 teams globally and is the main sponsor of Intel Extreme Masters. HyperX can be found at many shows including Brasil Game Show, China Joy, DreamHack and PAXFor more information visit the HyperX home page.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Thermaltake New Power Supply with Smart Software Toughpower DPS

Taipei, TaiwanAugust 12, 2014 Thermaltake, being an industry leader in computer chassis, thermal solutions, and power supply units, launches the latest Toughpower DPS G Series, an innovative 80 PLUS Gold certified digitally-controlled power supply range from 450W up to 1050W with DPSApp software. After receiving favorable reviews and feedbacks from many friends of media and associates on DPS Series last year, Thermaltake decided to expand the series with a much more reasonable price for all system builders to apply with in different circumstances. The new DPS G series with the aid of DPSApp Software not only provides the system with clean and stable power, it also creates an intelligent platform that allows users to monitor and record the status of power consumption, voltage distribution and the electricity cost for advance usage. Out of all the PSU monitoring software applications, Thermaltake DPSApp is the most powerful, flexible, universal and easy-to-use supreme monitoring tool to have on the market.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

MSI Teams With CYBERPOWERPC to Launch Venom-X Custom PC's

CITY of INDUSTRY, CA (August 5, 2014) – CyberPower Inc., www.cyberpowerpc.com a global manufacturer of custom gaming PCs, gaming laptops, and performance workstations, today announced it has teamed with Micro-Star International Co. (MSI) to launch Venom-X, a program that will allow customers to purchase select MSI-branded products direct from CyberPower Inc. and customize their rig with a full menu of CPU, GPU, RAM and other hardware and service upgrades such as factory-warranted overclocking.
CYBERPOWERPC is offering a service that takes the retail/etail experience to its next level – the ability to order systems and hardware from a number of first tier manufacturers and configure that system to your own specifications. MSI becomes the first of several partners to participate in the Venom-X customization program.
MSI systems with Venom-X will allow customers to customize and fine tune their configuration of MSI GAMING products with more memory, larger capacity SSDs, higher end GPUs and more.  To launch the service CYBERPOWERPC will give the Venom-X treatment to the MSI GAMING AIO all-in-one, the MSI Nightblade Z97 mini-ITX system, and Venom-X MS Series Desktops.
The Venom-X MS Series desktops are full-sized, super-powerful desktop gaming PCs that feature the highest-end hardware from MSI, and all of the customization options you’ve come to expect from CYBERPOWERPC
Venom-X also offers a safe way to overclock your CPU to obtain maximum performance for running games with high frame rates, opening multiple applications or working with resource-hungry applications that demand a super-fast CPU.  Customers who opt for Venom-X are assured that all factory overclocked systems are fine-tuned with the proper voltage settings and CPU cooling.
“Venom-X service makes gaming personal again by offering customers the ability to configure and upgrade their favorite MSI gaming products,” says Andy Tung, president of MSI Pan America.  “We are delighted to be a part of the program and to provide our users with even more options to build their dream machines.”
In addition to customization options featuring high-end hardware from the best manufacturers, other benefits of Venom-X include:
·Venom Build - Your system ships within 72 hours after your order has been processed. ($90 value)
·Venom Ship - In addition to the rush service, customers get free 3-Day Air shipping on every Venom-X machine.  Regardless of where you live, it will take a total of just over a week for your custom Venom-X gaming PC to arrive after you place the order. ($99 value)
·Venom  Service - Not only will your computer have priority in the production line, free expedited shipping, free overclocking, and professional cable management, you’ll also receive a premium warranty plan, including 4-Year Extended service and prioritized customer service. ($199 value)
·Venom Enhanced Packaging - All systems ship with Ultra Enhanced Air Suspension packaging. ($19 value)
To learn more about the CYBERPOWERPC Venom-X program visit http://www.cyberpowerpc.com/LandingPages/VenomX/

Friday, July 25, 2014

Thermaltake Launches the Water 3.0 All-In-One Liquid Cooling System

Taipei, TaiwanJuly 25th , 2014Thermaltake, being an industry leader in computer chassis, thermal solutions, and power supply units today launch the new Water 3.0 Ultimate, an All-In-One liquid cooling system with an large 360mm radiator design especially to support the desires of enthusiasts. Equipped with power as well as performance, Water 3.0 Ultimate is top of the line liquid cooler, compatible with universal socket type. When choosing a highly-efficient liquid cooler to control any escalating CPU temperatures, gamers definitely take easy, clean, and low-maintenance setup in consideration. And Water 3.0 Ultimate can be their best choice! The new Thermaltake All-In-One LCS Water 3.0 Series is designed to exceed user expectations. One simple upgrade allows users to enjoy a better cooling performance with superior CPU protection.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Lian Li Announces New Brushed Aluminum Mini-ITX Chassis – PC-Q01

June 24, 2014, Keelung, Taiwan - Lian-Li today announces a new brushed aluminum Mini-ITX chassis – PC-Q01. This compact case is designed for small office/home PC environments and features a tool-less removable L-shaped cover that makes installations effortless in space-confined ITX systems.
Take Advantage of Increasingly Efficient SFF Hardware
With its versatile storage capabilities, the 13.3L PC-Q01 provides ample space for hardware compatibility. Mini-ITX/Mini-DTX motherboards are supported, as well as double-slotted graphics cards and ATX power supplies up to 210 in length.

To provide maximum storage capabilities without compromising space, on both the side panel and case floor one 3.5” and one 2.5” or two 2.5” drives can be mounted, allowing for a total of 4 drives.

Passive or Fan Cooling
Ideal for a quiet office, the passively cooled PC-Q01 features vent holes on the side, rear, and bottom panels. For extra cooling, a 120/140mm fan can be installed on the case floor in place of drives.

Price and Availability
The PC-Q01 will be available in black in the US in early June for the suggested retail prices of $64.

Sharkoon Launches the SHARK Force Gaming Mouse in 4 Colors

SHARK Force Gaming Mouse | Low-priced mouse for beginners in stylish design | Optical sensor with maximum 1600 DPI | Available in the trendy colors white, green, pink or black | MRSP from 10.99 euros

Sharkoon has expanded their range of gaming peripherals and presents a low-priced mouse for beginners. The SHARK Force Gaming Mouse comes in a stylish, minimalistic design as well as the trendy colors white, green, pink or black.

The new addition features a high precision optical sensor with a maximum 1600 DPI and 4000 FPS. DPI settings from 600, 1000 up to 1600 on the mouse can be adjusted using the three-level DPI button. The DPI level is displayed based on the brightness of the illuminated DPI sensor. The minimalistic and ergonomic design of the SHARK Force offers, thanks to the rubberized surface, optimal hold and always remains securely in hand. The SHARK Force also offers a precise, convenient scroll wheel.