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Archive for January 24th, 2021

Digital Storm Unleashes Hailstorm II – An Enthusiast’s Monstrous, Dream Machine

Digital Storm, first system integrator to offer the highly anticipated Corsair Obsidian Series 900D FREMONT, Calif. – (March 19, 2013) – Enthusiasts looking to quench their thirst for a benchmark crushing components and bone chilling liquid cooling need look no further than the Digital Storm Hailstorm II. With space for up to four radiators (ranging from 140mm to 480mm sizes) and a quadruple GPU and dual CPU configuration, enthusiasts can achieve the ultimate level of performance and customization with the Hailstorm II. The Hailstorm II pairs an advanced liquid cooling system with a blustery current of cold air driven by three front intake fans and a large rear exhaust fan. With the ability to include up to 15 fans total, the Hailstorm II encompasses one of the most powerful airflow designs available, providing prolonged stability and ensuring every component operates at peak performance with zero heat related bottlenecks. “When we (Digital Storm) set out to redesign Hailstorm we knew it would be a challenging to improve on a system capable of handling nearly any high-end configuration an enthusiast could dream up” said Rajeev Kuruppu, Digital Storm’s Director of Product Development. “This meant the search was on for the biggest and baddest chassis available. When we saw the Corsair 900D at CES we knew we had the enclosure we needed to make the original Hailstorm look like a small mid-tower system and not the bad ass high performance system it really was....



MSI showcases killer gaming products during PAX EAST

Selection of benchmark shattering laptops on display at Booth #368 from March 22nd to 24th at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center City of Industry, Calif. – March 19, 2013 – MSI Computer Corp, a leading manufacturer of computer hardware products and solutions, showcases their entire repertoire of gaming beasts and components during PAX East 2013, including the stunning GT70 Dragon Edition, critically acclaimed GT Series, performance focused GE Series and Z77 Gaming Motherboards.Also on display, the MSI Quadro Workstation will offer visitors the opportunity to experience the 3D rendering capabilities of the NVIDIA® Quadro K2000M graphics processor. In addition, for the first time in the US, MSI will provide an exclusive look at the Z77 Gaming motherboard series, featuring Killer E2200 with optimized network packets for the highest frag and lowest lag rate, Military Class III components, performance boost with OC Genie II, DDR 3000 memory support, and more. MSI will also be giving away daily prizes, including a gaming laptop, graphics cards, motherboards and more.



Small, Simple and Smart. MSI introduces new energy saving mini PC: Wind Box DC110

MSI has announced the launch of its new-generation Wind Box DC110. The only 35 mm thin Wind Box DC110 shines not only visually, but also offers a low power consumption. With Intel® Celeron® 847, powerful graphics and liquid HD playback, it also offers computational power, one would expect at this small size in any way. The mini-PC is the space-saving solution for all computing tasks such as internet, email and office applications as well as TV, music, video and photo playback. The DC110 will be generally available in Europe before end of March. Low power consumption and lightweight. The Wind Box DC110 is equipped with Intel Mobile 847 1.1GHz ULV dual-core processor which an provides impressive multi-tasking performance. The 847 Processor also has the characteristic of low power consumption which contributes to the DC110’s power usage of only up to 40W, much less power than an average desktop. The Wind Box DC110 has elegant lines and a slim, lightweight chassis. It is just 191.8 mm (W) × 150.93 mm (H) × 34.94 mm (D) in size, and weighs only around 830 grams. The DC110’s unique “snowboard” style base makes it easy to store and move around; this ultra-mini PC is perfect for both home and office use. Wide range of commercial features The Wind Box DC110 provides one HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia interface) and one VGA out which allows the unit to be connected to a second monitor. The DC110 supports dual-screen display and can also output the screen to a large...



Noctua provides free mounting upgrade for upcoming Intel ‘Haswell’ platform

Noctua today announced that it will continue its tradition of supplying customers with its premium-class SecuFirm2 mounting kits for novel platforms free of charge. While newer Noctua heatsinks support Haswell’s LGA1150 socket out of the box, older models can now be upgraded with the new NM-i115x kit at no additional cost. “We’re determined to provide the best possible support to our customers and over the years, we’ve sent many thousands of mounting kits free of charge to users who wanted to upgrade to new platforms”, says Mag. Roland Mossig (Noctua CEO). “With Haswell just around the corner, we’re pleased to announce that we’ll extend this offer for LGA1150. Owners of older Noctua retail heatsinks that don’t support LGA 115x out of the box will be able to upgrade to the new socket free of charge!” Due to the spacing of the mounting holes being identical on LGA1150, LGA1155 and LGA1156, Noctua’s previous SecuFirm2 mounting systems for LGA115x also support Intel’s upcoming ‘Haswell’ platform. The following Noctua coolers already include SecuFirm2 mounting systems for LGA115x and can thus be used on LGA1150 mainboards without any upgrades or modifications: NH-C14, NH-D14, NH-C12P SE14, NH-L12, NH-L9i, NH-U12P SE2, NH-U9B SE2. Users of older Noctua retail models that don’t include a SecuFirm2 mounting system for LGA115x can now obtain the new NM-i115x kit free of charge on Noctua’...



 
 
 
 
 

be quiet! – Dark Rock Pro 2 CPU Cooler

be quiet!, this wasn't a popular name that we have heard of in the past, but be quiet! has start to become a popular attraction as of recent. You may ask why? While be quiet! was started in 2006, they were primarily in the Power Supply Market, but it wasn't until 2010 that they started to break out of its shell and joined in with the CPU Cooling market. Today we have the opportunity to test out one of be quiet!'s new CPU Coolers, the Dark Rock Pro 2 that has started to attract allot of attention and we are here to put this cooler to the test to see how it stacks up again the current competitors. Will this cooler work as it advertises? How is pricing? Availability? As you read on today we hope to answer some of those questions for you. So without going into much detail, lets dive in and take a good look at the be quiet! - Dark Rock Pro 2 CPU Cooler.





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