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Archive for November 17th, 2018

Mad Catz Announces TRITTON 720+ 7.1 Surround Headset

  Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. announced today the TRITTON 720+ 7.1 Surround Headset, the upgrade to the Company’s TRITTON AX 720 Headset. Compatible with both the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system from Sony, the TRITTON 720+ 7.1 Surround Headset is expected to ship in September 2012. The 720+ features a number of key enhancements designed to offer superior performance and sustained comfort. All new Neodymium drivers have increased in size from 40 mm to 50 mm resulting in improved bass response and audio clarity. Featuring the latest Dolby Headphone technology, the 720+ delivers rich 7.1 Surround Sound, ideal for pinpointing in-game enemy movements or for enjoying movie blockbusters. In addition, the 720+ features Selectable Voice Monitoring (SVM), allowing users to choose to hear their own voice through the headset. Sporting a lightweight and flexible design, the 720+ has been designed for extended playing sessions and comes replete in an eye-catching gloss white finish. “Following our recent announcement of the Pro+, we are pleased to continue upgrading our range of TRITTON headsets with the announcement of the 720+. We expect the 720+ to be a key product in our range as we continue to grow our portfolio and market share within the headset sector.” said Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz. “We believe the enhanced features an...



Sapphire PGS Launches Pro-Platform

SAPPHIRE PGS announced today a professional FirePro workstation platform that uses the all new AMD FirePro™A300 APU equipped with the SAPPHIRE PGS A3 M series mainboard exclusively supplied by SAPPHIRE Technology. This platform is mainly targeted for entry level and intermediate mainstream desktop 2D and 3D workstation markets. “Big Things Come in Small Packages”, this type of small workstation platform has the advantage of being high performance and space-saving, as well as offering flexibility; it can perform DCO (Discrete Compute Offload) technology together with the AMD FirePro 3D graphics card, which allows additional compute capability by using select discrete GPUs in parallel with APU graphics for extended GPGPU performance. This professional FirePro platform also supports AMD Eyefinity multi-screen display technology, not only satisfying the professional user’s need for high performance computing and rendering, but also supporting computer-aided design(CAD), media and entertainment (M&E) workflows while providing a simple multi-screen output solution. The SAPPHIRE PGS A300M/A320M professional platform uses the all new GCN architecture Southern Islands A300 series Accelerated Process (APU), which is the first family of single-chip processors that provides workstation-class visual computing performance, able to satisfy the need for todays most advanced professional design workflows. The release of the FirePro A300M/A320M professional platform not only bri...



Mad Catz’® Damage Inc. Pacific Squadron WWII™, Is Now Available

San Diego – August 28, 2012 – Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT: MCZ), announced today the shipping of Damage Inc. Pacific Squadron WWII (“Damage Inc.”), an exciting new air-combat game published by Mad Catz and available for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system from Sony® and Windows PC. “Damage Inc. is part of our strategy of publishing key software titles which complement our hardware business.” said Darren Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz. “We believe that when partnered with the AV8R FlightStick, Damage Inc., presents a unique gaming experience that will resonate with passionate gamers.” Damage Inc. Pacific Squadron WWII takes place exclusively over the WWII Pacific Theatre, placing the gamer at the controls of more than 30 historically accurate aircraft as they fight for control of the skies following the attack of Pearl Harbor. A robust single player campaign is complemented by extensive multi-player options, including four player campaign co-op and unique ‘Scratch One Flat-Top’ mode which sees teams of up to four players attempt to destroy their opponents’ aircraft carrier while protecting their own. Available in both standard and Collector’s Edition configurations (Xbox 360 and PS3™ only), the Collector’s Edition includes the game and the Pacific AV8RFlightStick, a WWII combat aircraft inspired flight stick co...



 
 
 
 
 

Sapphire 7970 Vapor-X

The Sapphire 7970 Vapor-X comes with a custom cooler, and if history is any indication, we expect very big things from this Vapor-X technology, as Sapphire typically produces some of the coolest-running Radeon cards out there. Perhaps more importantly, however, the 7970 Vapor-X sports a factory overclock, to the tune of a 1GHz clock speed. This should provide enough of a speed boost for it to better competes against the competition's offerings. Can the Sapphire 7970 Vapor-X live up to the expectations? Click through to find out.





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