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Archive for August 14th, 2018

VisionTek Introduces the Radeon R9 290X & Claims Fastest Graphics Card Available

The folks at VisionTek just yesterday announced their newest GPU designed to crush the competition. They introduced the Radeon R9 290X as the “fastest graphics card available.” It’s probably not an exaggeration either. The new R9 290X is packing some serious power under the hood. With a 1GHz clock speed, 2816 Stream Processors and 4GB 512bit GDDR5 RAM, it can achieve a compute performance over 5.6 TFLOPs! It’s truly amazing to see just how far graphics technology continues to evolve from AMD, and VisionTek really did a fantastic job running with AMD’s ball. Not only that, but the retail price of this product will shock you, and we don’t mean sticker shock! On the contrary, some folks were expecting a $600-700 card, but it turns out this baby is only $549! It’s hard to argue the knock-out combination of incredible performance mixed with an affordable price. Here’s the full press release below for more details,   VisionTek Radeon R9 290X Introduced As Fastest Graphics Card Available   New ultra-performance card delivering 5.6 TFLOPs, 4x higher resolution of 1080p, intelligent overclocking, and professional grade audio priced at $549 and shipping by early November   October 24, 2013, East Dundee, IL – VisionTek Products LLC, (VisionTek®) http://www.visiontek.com, a leading manufacturer of award-winning, high-performance upgrades and accessories for PC and Apple Macintosh® computers, announced today the VisionTek ...



The 2014 Nascita Gaming Mouse and Dimora Mouse Pad

Feenix released its new 2014 Nascita Gaming Mouse which is designed to be completely plug and play and does not require any drivers. They also released the Dimora Mouse Pad . Judging by the specs these appear to be two solid products. With MSRP of $97 dollars for the mouse and $36 dollars for the mouse pad these products are aesthetically pleasing and well thought out and easily within the budget of most discerning users. Nascita Gaming Mouse Specs Ergonomic Feenix form factor Feenix Engineering and Workmanship 8200 dpi laser chipset and lens system Feenix in mouse LCD technology Perfectly weight distributed high grade teflon Resistant to water damage Case includes extra teflon feet and certificate Feenix braided cord with gold plating Specifications: 8200 dpi Avago 9800 laser chipset Avago lens 1 ms response time / 1000Hz Ultrapolling 12000fps 150 ips 30g acceleration 114g net weight Dimora Mouse Pad Specs Micro Textured, Low Friction Surface Feenix Engineering and Workmanship Super Reflecting Surface Technology Single-Body Construction Internal Diamond Shaped Patterning For Enhanced Durability Specifications: Length: 350 mm / 13.80″ Width: 280mm mm / 11.00″ Height: 6.0mm /0.24″    



 
 
 
 
 

be quiet! PowerZone 1000W

be quiet! may not be a very well known name in North America, but in the European market, and particularly in Germany, it's an entirely different story; they're industry heavyweights. With an established reputation in the power supply market, the company is looking to expand further west, particularly in North America, and from what we've seen so far with their products, they appear to be on the right track. The be quiet! PowerZone 1000W features stunning styling, fully modular design, and quiet operation. Priced at $189 and 80Plus Bronze certified, can the performance measure up? Let's take a closer look at the PowerZone 1000W and see if it can meet be quiet!'s claims and our expectations.





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