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GELID Solutiuons @ CeBIT 2013 in Hannover, Germany

  Radiator specialist GELID Solutions reveals new CPU & VGA Coolers and fans for players and fans quieter cooling solutions at CeBIT

3DMark 11 v1.0.4 released, now fully compatible with Windows 8

Futuremark updated 3DMark 11 to version 1.0.4, which makes the benchmark fully compatible with Windows 8. The update also addresses other compatibility issues and a few uncommon bugs. Benchmark scores are not affected and scores from this new version can be compared with scores from the previous version 3DMark 11 v1.0.3. DOWNLOAD: 3DMark 11 v1.0.4 Improvements: Keyboard focus is no longer checked during the demo or when running the benchmark in a loop. Note that if the display switches to the desktop due to a popup window during the benchmark, the run will still be aborted as the display mode is no longer the same. 3DMark 11 now remembers the last custom resolution used. GPU count detection for multi-GPU systems is now correct even when SystemInfo is explicitly disabled. 3DMark 11 will now prevent Windows from entering Sleep during the test. The license key is now reset when the benchmark is reinstalled, allowing removal of invalid keys. Compatibility: SystemInfo updated to version 4.15 for full Windows 8 compatibility. Updated DirectX redistributable. Now using static Visual C++ 2010 runtime libraries to fix rare installation issues on some systems. Removed dependency on EvaDotNet.dll and EvaDotNet.DirectX.dll for GPU enumeration to fix compatibility issues with some systems. Bug Fixes: Fixed display initialization code that caused “SetFullscreenState failed: DXGI_ERROR_NOT_CURRENTLY_AVAILABLE” errors on some systems. Fixed several memory and texture leaks, im...

ROCCAT™ Celebrates Five Years of Kone at CeBIT

ROCCAT ™ Ryos debuts for the first time ever in Germany and Power-Grid™ begins closed beta testing phase On display at CeBIT March 5th – 9th at Business Area, Hall 17 – Booth C44 Hamburg – February 28th, 2013 – German gaming peripherals manufacturer, ROCCAT Studios, celebrates the fifth anniversary of the release of the successful Kone gaming mouse. The occasion is marked with the announcement of the Kone Pure Color at CeBIT 2013. The mouse comes as a direct response to the expressed wishes of ROCCAT customers, and only a limited number of the special edition mouse will be made. Other variations of the Kone will follow later in the year. The Kone Pure Color boasts the same features as the existing Kone Pure – complete with a 8,200 DPI laser sensor, high quality Omron© switches, and the popular Easy-Shift[+]™ function. The mouse will be available in four different designs: Hellfire Red, Polar Blue, Inferno Orange, and Phantom White. The original Kone gaming mouse was launched in 2007, and laid the foundation for an impressive success story. At ROCCAT, 2013 therefore belongs to the mice in the award-winning Kone series, which are amongst the most popular gaming mice worldwide. CEO and Founder René Korte, on the Kone Pure Color and other planned special editions: “Based on customer feedback, the Kone series has evolved steadily and consistently over the last five years. Often there are requests and questions about features which, for various reason...


The NZXT Phantom 630 Full Tower Chassis

NZXT with the Phantom 630 breaks tradition and continues to raise the bar for the entire industry with its new cutting edge features moving forward and ahead of the pack in every way.

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