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Archive for November 25th, 2020

Mushkin Kicks off New Sweepstakes Featuring Its Line of Solid-State Drives Alongside Meteor Entertainment’s HAWKEN

Austin, TX — Nov 14, 2012 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) — Mushkin, Inc., an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance and mission-critical computer products, today announced its new sweepstakes partnership with one of the most highly-anticipated video games of the year, HAWKEN from Meteor Entertainment. Beginning today through January 25th, gamers will have a chance to win the Ultimate Gaming Shuttle Computer powered by Mushkin and many other great prizes at www.poweredbymushkin.com/playhawken. Prizes consist of premium peripherals and performance PC upgrades from Mushkin’s top-tier partners, including Shuttle Computers, SteelSeries, ZOTAC, and EK Water Blocks. “HAWKEN is one of those game-changing titles that industry insiders think will take the entire mech-based first-person shooter genre to another level,” said Nicolas Villalobos, at Mushkin, Inc. “As the game-changer in the Memory Industry, we’re excited to collaborate with Meteor Entertainment on this sweepstakes.” For more information, visit http://poweredbymushkin.com/playhawken/



Digital Storm Aventum Wins Best of What’s New Award

Digital Storm’s Aventum Wins Popular Science Magazine’s “Best of What’s New” Award Fremont, Calif. – (November 14, 2012) – Digital Storm, the predominant name in computer system integration and engineering, proudly announces that the Editors of Popular Science Magazine have given Aventum a “Best of What’s New” award in the Hardware category. Click here to view Aventum’s “Best of What’s New” feature in Popular Science Magazine. The Aventum is the first system to feature Digital Storm’s patent pending chassis and CES Innovations Award-winning Cryo-TEC cooling system. Designed by Digital Storm engineers from the inside out, Aventum’s chassis boasts a proprietary thermal exhaust chamber, intelligent 5 thermal zone regulation and exclusive Aventum software that controls 13 customizable fans to effectively dissipate performance inhibiting heat. Together with the Cryo-TEC liquid cooling system that chills liquid below 0ºC, Digital Storm has designed the industry’s first truly custom high-performance PC. Every aspect of Aventum’s chassis has been scrutinized during months of R&D by Digital Storm engineers who utilized thermal imaging cameras to perfect the Aventum’s air flow design. Starting with the patent pending thermal exhaust chamber, Digital Storm has ensured that performance diminishing heat is contained and dispersed so it doesn’t recirculate through the system. The Cryo-TEC liquid cooling system utilizes direct contact ...



Mad Catz Ships Licensed Kunai Stereo Gaming Headset for Wii U

Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. announced today the shipping of the Kunai stereo gaming headset being released under the Company’s TRITTON audio brand and compatible with the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS handheld entertainment system. “The launch of Wii U marks a new generation of video game systems and we’re excited to have a licensed headset available at launch,” said Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. “We believe the ability to use the Kunai both for gaming and as an everyday set of headphones will appeal to the passionate gamer and allow us to grow market share at this crucial time of the formats development.” The Kunai headset is available in three striking colors: gloss-white, gloss-red and gloss-black. The Kunai features high quality 40mm neodymium speakers and a removable mic, proving ideal for gaming and everyday audio. Additional information available here.



Kingston Digital Ships Next-Gen SSDNow V Series

Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it is shipping the next generation of its most cost-effective SSDNow V Series solid-state drive. The Kingston SSDNow V300 is a powerful upgrade solution for cost-conscious consumers looking to upgrade their existing desktop or notebook PC. The new SSDNow V300 is 10x faster than a 7200 RPM hard-disk drive†. It is powered by an LSI SandForce Flash Storage Processor (FSP) solution customized for Kingston, and optimized for industry-leading 19 nm NAND Flash memory to deliver sequential read and write speeds of up to 450 MB/s. Using best-in-class components, SSDNow V300 combines quality, performance and affordability for first-time SSD users or anyone looking to upgrade an existing system. “LSI worked together with Kingston to deliver a customized high-performing solid-state drive solution for their cost-effective SSDNow V Series,” said Kent Smith, senior director of product marketing, Flash Components Division, LSI. “Our award-winning SF-2281 Client FSPs provide Kingston’s customers with enterprise-class features and an enhanced everyday computing user experience, especially for first time SSD users.” “Kingston is committed to delivering SSDs at the best price to performance ratio as possible. We achieve this again with our next-generation SSDNow V300,” said Ariel Perez, SSD busines...



 
 
 
 
 

Enermax Hoplite ST

Enermax is known largely for their power supplies but they also have some solid gaming cases. Today I will be taking a look at the Hoplite-ST, which is Enermax’s newest mid tower case. If abstract looking pc cases aren’t your cup of tea then the new Hoplite-ST may be something that will intrigue you. The mid tower case from Enermax comes in to two different colors (white and black) and has a simple, classy looking exterior, which is sometimes hard to come by in a gaming case these days. This case has all the gaming features you could need, like tool-less drive bays, an external hard drive SATA port, a transparent side window, good cable management, an external fan controller and more. Yet it still retains a simple and elegant design. Let’s see if Enermax’s cases are as good as their power supplies, and see if perhaps this is the right case to house your next build. First, here is a litte more about the manufacturer.





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