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Archive for June 13th, 2021


  Sweden – May 28th, 2013 – Mionix, the Swedish manufacturer of professional high-end gaming accessories today unveiled the new AVIOR 8200 high performance ambidextrous gaming mouse. “We developed the AVIOR 8200 to offer maximum customization and engineered with the best technology. Whether you are right or left handed. Use a claw or palm grip we have created the most ergonomic ambidextrous mouse on the market, suitable for any gamer.” says Peter Nygren, CEO at Mionix. The AVIOR 8200 is a sleek rubberized 9 button ambidextrous mouse. The unique designed shape of the mouse allows for right or left-handed use, with either a full palm or claw grip. The 32-bit ARM Processor, the 8200 DPI laser sensor and the other high-end components, will ensure great power, accuracy and durability. Together with the software this provides access to customize the buttons, sensor, LED colors, advanced macros and profiles. While gaming you will feel the smooth, responsive and accurate quality of the AVIOR 8200. Features   Ambidextrous design Supported shape for use by both right and left handed gamers. Palm or Claw grip Suited to both Claw and Palm grip Maximum grip 4 layers of rubber coating ensure a maximum grip and soft touch feel. Lightning fast processor The 32bit ARM Processor running at 72Mhz is the powerful engine to power it all. 8200 DPI laser sensor Remarkable tracking performance built for gaming. 128kb built-in memory Bring your settings and recorded macros with y...

Cooler Master @ PAX Prime: Meet the Pros & Unveiling New Innovations

Chino, California – August 21st, 2013 – Cooler Master, in what has become a tradition, will be attending PAX (Penny Arcade Expo) West, an annual festival for tabletop, console videogames, and PC gamers, held from August 30th to September 2nd. There, Cooler Master will be taking the wraps off of a new line of chassis that will be a huge step towards forever changing the status quo. New and Innovative Unveiling Visit Cooler Master’s Team at booth #3446 to be amongst the first to see our new case series unveiling. This new case line merges two iconic case lines into an entity that is better and more intuitive. This series is engineered in such a way that it will speak to new builders and seasoned veterans alike. Want the latest on the launch of this new series? Head on over to the countdown page to see the reveal. In addition, our team will be showcasing our full range of mechanical keyboards, and many other award-winning chassis, power supplies, and peripherals. And finally, some exclusive case mods from community modders will be appearing at our booth. Meet CM Storm’s e-Sports Teams Cooler Master proudly sponsors top ranked professional individuals and gaming teams in League of Legends, Starcraft 2, and other games. Our League of Legends teams are currently battling it out weekly in the LCS tournament to see who comes out on top. Stop by to meet with our available teams at our booth throughout the show. For more details, visit us at the show to find out when the...

Mad Catz Announces The Force Feedback Racing Wheel for Xbox One

Advanced Racing Wheel Brings Professional Build Quality and Customization to Next Generation Gaming San Diego – August 21, 2013 – Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT: MCZ) announced today the Force Feedback Racing Wheel, a premium quality racing game controller for the Xbox One console. Designed to offer a highly authentic gaming experience, the genuine suede leather steering wheel houses a raft of technology, such as twin next generation Force Feedback motors and a luxury CNC anodized aluminum wheel face which can be removed from the wheel base should gamers wish to replace or upgrade in the future. “As we approach the Holiday season, excitement continues to mount for Xbox One and we’re pleased to announce our second premium product for the console” said Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. “We have previously commented on how the enhanced performance of Xbox One opens up additional scope for innovation and believe that the precision engineering and customization of the Force Feedback Racing Wheel will appeal to the passionate racing gamer.” Ideal for use with software such as Forza Motorsport® 5, the Force Feedback Racing Wheel ships with a fully adjustable Pedal Set, allowing gamers to adjust the spring resistance, height and spacing on the gas and brake pedals. The Xbox One home entertainment system from Microsoft is expected to launch Holiday 2013. Additional information available a...

Mad Catz Ships S.T.R.I.K.E. 3 Professional Gaming Keyboard for Windows PC

Twelve Macro Keys and Thirty-Six Programmable Commands Enhance Competitive Gaming San Diego – August 21, 2013 – Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT: MCZ) announced today the shipping of the S.T.R.I.K.E.3 Professional Gaming Keyboard for Windows® PC. Previously announced at E3 in June 2013, the S.T.R.I.K.E.3 is designed with the competitive gamer in mind, featuring a unique membrane key-bed designed to offer the full tactile feedback of mechanical keys but without the excessive noise or the need to ‘bottom out’ the keys. Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. stated, “The addition of the S.T.R.I.K.E.3 provides us with an eco-system of keyboards cementing our commitment to passionate gamers with a range that meets their budgets and exceeds their expectations.” The S.T.R.I.K.E.3 features a full RGB backlit key-bed, capable of displaying up to sixteen million customizable colors. In addition to full media controls and a removable wrist-rest, the S.T.R.I.K.E.3 features a total of twelve macro keys and three separate modes of operation, providing a total of thirty-six programmable buttons. The S.T.R.I.K.E.3 is available in gloss black, gloss white and gloss red colors. Additional information available at: http://madcatz.com/pressroom/mad-catz-s-t-r-i-k-e-3-gaming-keyboard/ About Mad Catz Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT: MCZ) is a leading global provider of innovative interact...

ROCCAT Unveils Kave XTD 5.1 Digital Gaming Headset

  “Best Hardware” award: new headset nominated to be put before gamescom jury   Hamburg – August, 21 2013 – ROCCAT Studios, German manufacturer of high-quality gaming peripherals, today reveals the ROCCAT Kave XTD 5.1 Digital at gamescom in Cologne (hall 8.1, booth A010). The new device is the successor to the best selling true 5.1 gaming headset in the world: the original ROCCAT Kave 5.1. Based on community and customer feedback, the Kave XTD 5.1 Digital builds on the foundations laid by the original headset by improving existing features and introducing completely new and innovative ones of its own. The Kave XTD 5.1 Digital includes a fully-equipped desktop remote with a built-in premium 5.1 sound card. Also included in the feature-packed remote is ROCCAT Smart Link, a patented technology which lets users pair their smartphone to the remote via Bluetooth, allowing them to make and receive calls through the headset while gaming. The rear side of the remote boasts 5.1 speaker ports, letting users hook-up their existing speaker system to remote and easily toggle between headset and speaker output. The remote is completed by comprehensive headset and system audio controls. Like the original Kave, the Kave XTD 5.1 Digital provides true, rich 5.1 surround sound, but with enhanced componentry. With three driver units per earcup aligned at a 12° angle, the headset delivers an immersive and crisp sound. The headset comes with a completely reworked head band and...

Phanteks Enthoo Primo

Phanteks is entering the case market with the Enthoo Primo. The case, clearly aimed at high-end users with a fetish for liquid cooling, is not here to take prisoners. Instead, it aims to throw a grenade into the party to establish the Phanteks brand as a serious choice when it comes to cases. Full Review: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Phanteks/Enthoo_Primo/


XSPC Rotary Fittings

If you’re a computer enthusiast, system builder or a heavy gamer, you’re more than likely running a high performance system with multiple video cards, an overclocked CPU, several HDD drives, and a beast of a power supply to power it all. The heat being generated has now become a big concern, so you’re contemplating taking the plunge, and putting your prized possession under water. Today I have the pleasure of reviewing several of XSPC’s products that are an integral part of the water cooling system. Read on as we dive in and take an up close look at two different styles of XSPC’s rotary fittings. The people at XSPC are gaming and overclocking enthusiasts who started XSPC over 10 years ago. They have a company vision of offering world-class cooling products that do not sacrifice reliability, quality, or quiet operation, while in the pursuit of ultimate cooling performance. As of today, XSPC’s product range has expanded to include everything you need to build the ultimate liquid cooling system. Our thanks go out to XSPC for providing us with our review samples.


MSI’s new GeForce GTX 760 HAWK comes with several features for overclockers, like LN2 Dual-BIOS and voltage measurement points. For normal users the card has been heavily overclocked out of the box, making it the fastest GTX 760 we tested so far. Full Review: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/MSI/GTX_760_HAWK/

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