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ASUS Launches GeForce® GTX 760 DirectCU Graphics Card

ASUS today announced the GeForce GTX 760 DirectCU II, GTX 760 DirectCU II OC, and GTX 760 DirectCU Mini graphics cards, based on the latest 28nm NVIDIA GPU technology. They use 1152 CUDA cores, and have 2GB GDDR5 on a 256-bit memory interface. Exclusive DirectCU coolers ensure up to 20% lower temperatures and twice quieter operation compared to a reference GTX 760. The DirectCU Mini design has been created especially for small form factor PCs and other situations where gamers have to consider interior chassis spacing while demanding fully-fledged performance. It uses the CoolTech fan for wider heat dissipation and lower in-case temperatures. All cards feature exclusive Super Alloy Power components to enhance high load endurance and extend graphics card lifespan. They also use Direct Power architecture to increase stability, lower impedance and power delivery latency, and reduce PCB heat levels. For user-friendly overclocking, the GPU Tweak utility enables intuitive adjustment of graphics card settings. ASUS GeForce GTX 760 DirectCU II OC: adding to the sweet spot range Powering the latest DirectX 11 PC gaming, the GeForce GTX 760 DirectCU II OC offers customers excellent value. It runs 1072MHz maximum boost on the core and for video memory uses 2GB of 6008MHz GDDR5. The exclusive DirectCU II cooler has direct GPU-contact copper heatpipes to speed up heat removal, and maintains up to 20% cooler performance than reference. Its dual 80mm fans have been carefully tested to ens...

Cooler Master Sponsors Cloud 9 Gaming

Chino, California – June 25th, 2013 – Cooler Master, an industry PC component and accessory manufacturer, has further extended its support of the eSports movement by becoming a preferred sponsor of Cloud 9. Cloud 9 will sport the finest mechanical keyboards, gaming mice, and gaming surfaces from the CM Storm line of gaming products. Cloud 9 and Cooler Master have come together to showcase the best gaming peripherals while Cloud 9 furiously competes for the top spot during the third season Summer Split of Riot Games’ League of Legends – one of the most played free-to-play online games. They are currently in first place. “I’m proud to announce that Cooler Master is the official keyboard, mouse and gaming surface sponsor for Cloud 9 HyperX,” says Jack Etienne, team manager of Cloud 9. “We found Cooler Master’s CM Storm gaming equipment to be of the highest quality, giving my team the responsiveness and comfort we need to perform at our best.” “We’re thrilled to be partnering with Cloud 9 and supporting e-Sports as a whole,” says Bryant Nguyen, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, “CM Storm gaming peripherals are built around individual gamer types and we are confident that our products will provide them the precision, comfort, and responsiveness they need to continue their success.” Cloud 9 will be equipped with the latest CM Storm peripherals: the QuickFire XT mechanical keyboard, Havoc laser mouse, and Control-RX gaming surface. For more informat...

MSI Unveils GeForce GTX 760 Gaming Graphics Cards

Leading international motherboard and graphics card maker MSI has just officially unveiled its latest high-end GTX 760 Gaming graphics cards! Featuring NVIDIA’s latest GeForce GTX 760 GPU with 2GB of high-speed GDDR5 and PCI Express Gen 3, the MSI GTX 760 Gaming also comes with the exclusive MSI Gaming App tuning utility which enables gamers to instantly switch between Overclocking, Gaming, and Silent modes. In addition, MSI’s proprietary Flow Control technology, dual over-sized 10 cm fans, and patented Propeller Blade technology perfectly complement the Twin Frozr IV’s impressive cooling performance. With a core temperature of just 71°C and noise level at a mere 22.81 dB* under full load, the GTX 760 gives gamers unparalleled gaming performance and stability. MSI is also proud to highlight that its Military Class components are now in their 4th generation of development, delivering longer service life and better stability than ever before. The exclusive Predator audio-video capture software allows gamers to easily record and share their gaming highlights with friends. In terms of both software and hardware, every single feature underscores MSI’s continued commitment to the gaming market. MSI is also offering the GeForce GTX 760 equipped with a reference fan for general users. Exclusive Gaming App Makes Graphics Card Tuning a Breeze MSI specifically developed its Gaming App tuning utility with true gamers in mind. All it takes is one push of a butt...

PCMark is coming to Android, iOS and Windows RT

Futuremark® is creating a new PCMark® benchmark for Android, iOS and Windows RT devices and is calling on mobile manufacturers to join the development. Companies in the PCMark Mobile Benchmark Development Program (BDP) will have the opportunity to provide input at all stages of development in addition to receiving regular development builds and complimentary site licenses for the new benchmark. Technology companies operating in the mobile industry such as carriers, OEMs, ODMs, component manufacturers and their suppliers are invited to apply for BDP membership now. For details please visit http://www.futuremark.com/bdp. “We take great pride in working with the top technology companies to create the best benchmarks for consumers, industry and press,” said Jukka Mäkinen, Futuremark CEO. “After shaking up the mobile landscape with 3DMark we’re looking forward to doing the same with a new PCMark benchmark for Android, iOS and Windows RT.” Like its Windows counterpart, PCMark for mobile platforms will feature benchmark tests based on common use scenarios, focusing on the activities and tasks that smartphone and tablet owners perform every day. Designed for modern mobile devices, PCMark will provide a view of real-world system performance and power efficiency. “Editors and test lab managers tell us they desperately need a credible benchmark for comparing the most popular smartphones and tablets,” said Oliver Baltuch, Futuremark Preside...

ASUSTOR First to Announce Integration of AVTECH Push Video Series Cameras

ASUSTOR NAS offers comprehensive support for AVTECH’s Push Video IP camera series including the newest AVN813 and AVN701 models, providing a convenient mobile surveillance and storage solution Taipei, Taiwan, June 25th, 2013 – ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, has announced today that it has integrated with renowned camera brand AVTECH, becoming the first NAS vendor to offer comprehensive support for AVTECH’s latest Push Video camera series including support for the AVN813 and AVN701 models, the newest in the series. After setting up their surveillance systems, ASUSTOR users will be able to receive instant push notifications on their mobile devices in the event of any disturbances, allowing them to closely monitor the latest developments. All ASUSTOR NAS devices come equipped with Intel® Atom™ dual-core processors, combining supercharged performance with low power consumption, making it an optimal platform for constructing surveillance systems on. Additionally, through ASUSTOR’s App Central, users are free to browse, download and install a boundless variety of NAS Apps, creating a customized NAS device for themselves. Surveillance Center is one of ASUSTOR’s in-house developed Apps that allows users to easily setup their own surveillance system. Users need only enable the App in App Central to receive 4 free IP camera channels with which to set up their system with. Surveillance center features a web-based interface t...

Sceptre Adds Energy Efficient 40-inch LCD HDTV to Family of Entertainment Solutions

City of Industry, Calif – June 25, 2013 – Sceptre, superior manufacturers of world class LED and LCD HDTVs and PC displays, increases its selection of energy efficient models with its newest 40-inch LCD HDTV featuring MHL Technology and an estimated yearly energy cost of only $15. Equipped with a true 40-inch crystal clear viewable area, the X405BV-FMDU provides the design and convenience needed for smaller spaces without sacrificing image quality. The unit features a FullHD 1080P, 1920×1080 high resolution and a true widescreen 16:9 ratio while boasting 3 HDMI ports, giving users the option of connecting multiple devices at the same time without needing to disconnect and exchange cables. The addition of MHL technology allows mobile devices to directly connect to the Sceptre HDTV using a single cable, transmitting up to 1080P high-definition video and surround sound audio while simultaneously charging the connected mobile device.   “Our newest 40-inch LCD HDTV reinforces our belief that affordability, convenience and long term savings are essential requirements for every consumer product,” said Cathy Chou, vice president of operations, Sceptre. “We’ve created a line of products suitable for every user by incorporating new technologies such as MHL into our lineup of cost saving products.”   Perfect for the high tech man cave, college dorm rooms or the common household, the 40-inch LCD HDTV with MHL technology has an estimated yearly energy cost ...

Cooler Master Storm Havoc Gaming Mouse Review – An 8200 DPI Refresh

Cooler Master has quietly been chipping away on their new line of products, most notably those multifaceted devices ready for PC and console systems. Computer hardware and accessories are still the main priority, and Cooler Master are always building, always improving on their designs. The new Cooler Master Storm Havoc gaming mouse is the prime example. The best way to describe it is a meld between the Cooler Master Storm Sentinel Advance II and the Cooler Master Storm Recon. Sporting the same 8200 DPI laser sensor as the Advance II and a modified frame of the Recon, we will see if the $54.99 Havoc brings new features and additions to the table. Full Review: http://technologyx.com/pc-hardware/peripherals/cooler-master-storm-havoc-gaming-mouse-review-an-8200-dpi-refresh/  


Gigabyte GTX 760 OC Windforce

The Gigabyte GTX 760 OC Windforce is the latest in the company's popular model series, and this model now comes with an updated version of its namesake cooler. We have high expectations of today's launch, but can the Gigabyte GTX 760 OC Windforce continue the winning trend against AMD?


Nvidia GeForce GTX 760

Looking to capitalize on the attractive mid-range performance gaming market with a price tag of only $249, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 760 looks to bring the features of its more powerful siblings at much lower price point. Can the GeForce GTX 760 continue the winning trend against AMD? Let's take a closer look and find out.

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