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VisionTek Connect – USB 3.0 Display Adapters

In today's workstation environment the multi-display workstation has become rather popular, but not everyone can afford expensive video cards to facilitate that. Today we will take a look at an inexpensive way to expand your desktop space. We are reviewing two products from VisionTek that are meant to be affordable, easy to use and portable. We have the VisionTek's USB 3.0 to HDMI Adapter, and the USB 3.0 to HDMI+DVI Dual Display Adapter. Both allow you to connect an additional monitor through your USB 3.0 port, and one offers the ability to use two more. First, lets look at some information about VisionTek. Click through for more...



ASUS Debuts “Powered by ASUS” Systems Through Award-winning System Integrators

— A new build-to-order desktop PC program connects hardware-savvy consumers with custom system integrators featuring ASUS products — Fremont, California (September 5, 2012) – Working closely with its custom system integration partners, ASUS today formally launched its Powered by ASUS (PBA) program in North America. Powered by ASUS brings consumers familiar with the performance, design and reliability of ASUS components together with trusted system integrators. This program creates a new category of build-to-order PCs offering unique configurations that are stability tested and performance optimized with class leading ASUS components. Timothy Lin, Director of Product Management at ASUS summed up the reasoning behind the new program by explaining “There are a lot of hardware enthusiasts and ASUS fans out there that do not build their own PCs, but want additional performance and features typically not available in off-the-shelf systems. Recognizing this opportunity we worked closely with the system integrators in developing the Powered by ASUS program. This unique program offers consumers the ability to custom configure a system utilizing a wide variety of high-quality ASUS components.” System integrators that participate in the Powered by ASUS program offer custom configurations utilizing multiple ASUS components. The expansive list of available ASUS components includes motherboards, graphics cards, sound cards, optical disc drives, headsets, wireless r...



MSI introduces new AMD APU based All-in-One PC: AE2051

Excellent graphics performance without the need of a dedicated graphics card The MSI Wind Top AE2051, MSI’s newest 20-inch multi media computer with multi-touch screen, is a space-saving All-in-One PC with a chic, minimalistic design. The touch-screen capabilities make operating the AE2051 very simple. The MSI AE2051 is not only a stylish personal computer, it is also the ideal home entertainment center. Equipped with the AMD Brazos 2.0 APU platform combined with the E2-1800 APU processor and Radeon HD7340 graphics, users can enjoy a high standard multi media performance without the use of a dedicated graphics card. The MSI AE2051 will become available in Europe from the second week of September. Great connectivity possibilities The MSI AE2051 is equipped with two USB 3.0 ports and two USB 2.0 ports. MSI’s Super Charger technology on one of the USB3.0 ports not only makes it possible to charge your USB device while the computer is switched off, but also reduces charging times up to 40%. HDMI-out is also supported for displaying videos on a larger display such as projectors and TVs. Moreover, the MSI AE2051 can also be used as external display with MSI’s unique Instant Display Technology, in combination with the HDMI-in port. That way, the 20″ screen can perfectly show all multi media content even from an external system. File sharing and synchronizing MSI Quick Fix technology The MSI Wind Top AE2051 incorporates Smart Media Link and Smart Sync, two ...



PenSketch M912A Graphics-Design Tablet for Both Windows and Mac by Genius

Create, Draw, and Design in 3D with Bundled Adobe Photoshop and Corel Painter September 5, 2012, Taipei, Taiwan – Genius today announces the PenSketch M912A. A 9” x 12” graphics-design tablet, the PenSketch M912A allows 3D designers as well as doodlers to create, paint, and draw effortlessly on their PC or Mac with help from the bundled Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 9 and Corel® Painter Essentials 4 software. The large contact area and palm rest make it suitable for 3D artist or amateurs to comfortably use Genius’ PenSketch M912A for extended periods of time. The 5120 LPI high-resolution contact area lets users make finely detailed sketches and designs. The battery-free stylus with two buttons that can be programmed as left and right click has 2048 pressure levels, making brush strokes thicker or thinner depending on how hard the stylus is pressed, mimicking traditional painting. Additionally, the large 9” x 12” working area can be easily switched between wide 16:10 and 4:3 screen mode with an auto mapping function when connected. The PenSketch M912A has eight express keys on the top left and ride side of the tablet. On the top left is the painting control with erase, undo, new layer, and flip 3D switch functions. On the top right is the adjustment zone with brush size adjustment and zoom-in/out functions. Also, coming included with the PenSketch M912A is an ergonomic stand for the storage of the stylus, a battery-free scroll wheel mouse giving you the conv...





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