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Digital Storm Unveils Bolt II – First SFF/Steam Machine Hybrid Gaming PC

Introduction In LAS VEGAS on January 6, 2014, Digital Storm today unveiled at CES 2014 the Bolt II, a small form factor (SFF) and hybrid Steam Machine gaming PC. This is the first liquid cooled Steam Machine and will feature both Steam OS and Windows. Digital Storm’s second generation SFF system has a sleek refined look, increased accessibility and advanced thermal design. By doubling it’s cooling power, the Bolt II separates itself from other SFF and Steam Machine systems by focusing instead on delivering the best graphics possible and refusing to compromise on performance. Digital Storm is not looking to compete with console pricing but is taking aim at the high end of the market. It offers discerning Consumers a PC capable of playing any title on their new 4K display. The Bolt II defies the cookie-cutter mold of SFF systems by giving performance that bypasses most full-size desktop PCs. It has expertly engineered airflow design and large perforated ventilation areas over the graphics card, cooling system, and power supply. It also includes one in the top panel which transfer excess heat out of the system while pulling cold air in. It’s best-in-class 240mm radiator cools any overclocked processor, which drastically reduces system temperature making it the most thermally efficient SFF computer available. Unhappy with simply offering the best performing SFF cooling systems, Digital Storm included their proprietary HydroLux control board, providing users with ...


Introduction In Taipei, Taiwan on January 2, 2014 Mach Xtreme Technology Inc. announced the DIY™ Series SATA2 SSD. This new DIY Series SSD is the latest addition to the MX Technology lineup. This new series of devices offers the hardware modding enthusiast a flexible storage solution in a form factor that is 10 times smaller than a standard 2.5” SSD, and weight over 10 times less.These postage stamp sized SSDs are available in two versions: vertical and horizontal.These modules are designed to tackle a range of storage applications, including operating system, booting, data logging, application hosting, caching, and fast data backup. These drives are fully compliant with AHCI standard and thus are plug and play. The MX-DIY drive delivers best in class read and write speeds clocking in at up to 220MB/s read and 80MB/s write along with superior durability (2.5 million MTBF) and power efficiency under 1.2W compared to mainstream 2.5” SATA 3Gb/s drives. The drives are available in capacities of 8GB, 16GB, 32GB and 64GB and come with a 2 Year Warranty.   Specifications DIY™ Series SATA DOM SSD at A Glance: • SATA2 interface • No SATA signal cable needed • Driver-less Installation • Power Consumption: up to 1.2W • Max. Read Performance up to 220MB/s (64GB) • Max. Write Performance up to 80MB/s (64GB) • Dimensions: [V] 25.28 x 39.54 x 6.8mm / [H] 21.5 x 29.5 x 10.0 mm (LxWxH) • Weight: 6.5g [V] / 4.5g [H] • Certification: ROHS, CE, FCC • Capaci...


Edifier e1100 Predator 2.1 Speakers

The Predator speaker system has one of those one of a kind designs to it give it that unique sci-fi appearance. The speaker system contains 2-inch satellite speakers and a 5-inch downward firing subwoofer that produce a total output of 20 watts rms. Will this sci-fi inspired 2.1 speaker system blend in with your sci-fi addiction and offer a good value in performance? Read on to find out!

Transcend Wins Taiwan Excellence Award for Tenth Consecutive Year

Introduction On January 2, 2014 Transcend Information, Inc a world wide manufacturer of storage and multimedia products proudly announced that seven of its cutting-edge products were awarded the ” 2014 Taiwan Excellence Award.” The award winning products for example include its USB 3.0 devices: JetFlash 810 USB Flash Drive, RDF5 Card Reader and HUB3 4-port hub. Also included were its new JetFlash 360 & JetFlash 520 USB Flash Drives, the MP350 Digital Music Player, and the Extra Slim Portable DVD Writer.   About Transcend Transcend is a globally recognized leader in the manufacture of storage, multimedia and industrial products. Established in Taiwan in 1988, Transcend offers a full line of standard and proprietary memory modules, flash cards, USB flash drives, portable hard drives, solid-state drives, digital music players, card readers, multimedia products and industrial products. Transcend has established offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, The Netherlands, Japan, Korea, China and Hong Kong. As a customer-focused company, Transcend has the ability to quickly respond to the market’s changing needs. For more information, please visit www.transcend-info.com  


Satechi 10-Port USB hub

While most motherboard manufacturers limit us to six USB 3.0 ports including header ports, Satechi understands that USB 3.0 technology is beginning to take over. We would like to introduce the Satechi 10-port USB 3.0 hub. The 10-port hub includes nine data ports and one port dedicated for device charging. Will this 10-port hub hold up to our high standards? Read on to find out.

Happy New Year from PureOC!

Happy New Year to everyone from PureOverclock! It’s been a busy year, plenty of product launches to cover, and plenty of new things to review and discuss. We’ve had a great year and we owe a big thanks to all of our readers, to those who participate in the forums, and to the people behind the scenes that make it all happen. It looks like 2014 is shaping up to be another great year, as many companies have some amazing tech and products coming down the pipe. Rest assured we’ll be at the upcoming CES 2014 to check it all out, and will be bringing all of you a good look at the latest hardware and news from the industry. It’s been a fun year, and here’s to another of the same in 2014. Cheers!          

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