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CableMod Launches DIY Cable Extensions

CableMod Launches DIY Cable Extensions ModFlex™ Sleeved Wires and Connectors Bring Infinite Possibilities (May 26, 2015) – Since the very beginning, CableMod has been introducing new ways for enthusiasts to customize their PCs with a wide selection of premium cable kits. Today, CableMod is bringing customization to the next level by introducing CableMod ModFlex™ Sleeved Wires and CableMod Connector Packs – two items, when combined, allow users to customize their very own cable extensions. CableMod ModFlex Sleeved Wires come with the very same ModFlex™ Sleeving that is featured on the award-winning CableMod Premium Cable Kits. These sleeved wires come without heatshrink to ensure a clean look, and each one is precision cut for optimal results. Each pack comes with four wires, so it’s easy to mix and match the colors you want. To complement these sleeved wires are CableMod Connector Packs. Five main connector types are available, and each pack comes with one male and one female connector – enough for one cable extension. Making your own custom cable extension is easy. Each end of the sleeved wire is protected by a color-coded silicone sheath. Simply remove the protective sheath, match that color with the color indicated on the connector, and plug the wire in – it’s that easy. With CableMod ModFlex Sleeved Wires and CableMod Connector Packs, making your very own great-looking custom cable extension can be accomplished in minutes. \ CableM...



Meet Aerocool at Computex 2015

Meet Aerocool at Computex 2015 26.05.2015, Taipei, Taiwan – Aerocool Advanced Technologies, one of world’s leading manufacturers of excellent gaming PC gear, plans the introduction of a whole new brand, with the goal to deliver unique peripheral equipment for gaming purposes. Under the brand “ThunderX3”, Aerocool is going to present both mechanical and hybrid keyboards, mouses, headsets and further accessories for Gamers. The whole line-up is going to be presented at Aerocool’s booth at this year’s Computex 2015, located in Hall 1 (booth no. D0619a). ThunderX3 products benefit from Aerocool’s long experience in the PC industry. Aerocool’s own Industrial Designer put much passion and efforts into the ThudnerX3 product line-up, featuring a great design as well as the required professional feel and handling, demanded by sophisticated Gamers. Mars Gaming is going to exhibit the latest products at the Aerocool’s booth, as a cooperation partner. The brand started off in Spain and expanded to all over Europe in the meantime. Mars Gaming has a wide range and complete series of gaming gear to satisfy gamers of all levels. Visitors of the booth will furthermore be able to experience Aerocool’s latest products. Schedule a meeting We would like to invite you to visit Aerocool’s booth D0619a in Halle 1 and meet you at our booth. Please don’t hesitate to reply to this email and let us know if you are available for a meeting. About Aerocool Aerocool is one of the ...



Razer Introduces The Firefly Hard Gaming Mouse Mat with Customizable Lighting Effects

RAZER INTRODUCES THE FIREFLY HARD GAMING MOUSE MAT WITH CUSTOMIZABLE LIGHTING EFFECTS  The Razer Firefly is the world’s first ultra-thin gaming mouse mat featuring Chroma lighting with 16.8 million customizable color options   CARLSBAD, Calif. – Razer™, a leader in connected devices and software for gamers, today announced the release of the Razer Firefly, the first hard gaming mouse mat with Razer’s Chroma lighting feature. The Chroma feature adds 16.8 million color options and numerous customizable lighting effects to the mouse mat, including reactive, wave and spectrum cycling. Razer Firefly has lighting along its left, right and bottom borders and can sync up with other Chroma enabled Razer devices for virtually limitless color combinations. Engineered with all the trusted Razer gaming-grade performance features, the Razer Firefly has a micro-textured finish for the balance between control and speed. The optimized reflective surface ensures mouse movements translate to precise cursor movements and rapid in-game responsiveness. “The Razer Firefly opens up a new category for the Chroma family,” says Min-Liang Tan, Razer co-founder and CEO. “We’ve designed the Razer Firefly with the best components for a gaming mouse mat, along with the new, fully-customizable Chroma lighting. No one said you can’t win with style.” The Razer Firefly joins other Chroma-enabled Razer devices, including the award-winning Razer DeathAdder Chroma and Razer Naga Epic C...



Scythe releases Slip Stream 120 DB Fans with Dual Ball Bearing and long life span

  Scythe releases Slip Stream 120 DB Fans with Dual Ball Bearing and long life span 20.05.2015, Oststeinbek (Germany) – Japanese cooling expert Scythe expands the 120 mm case fan portfolio with the announcement of the new Slip Stream 120 DB axial-fans. The new line up includes five regular models with fixed fan speed as well as one PWM-enabled model. Special highlight of the series is the Dual Ball Bearing, which has been developed in Japan. Thanks to the new bearing an intense life span increase to 350.000 hours (MTBF) has been accomplished. The successful “small hub & large fan blades” concept was initially introduced with the first Slip Stream series and is handed down to the Slip Stream 120 DB. Increased flow area and airflow could be achieved at the same fan speed, thanks to this concept. Slip Stream 120 DB lineup includes six different models, including a PWM-enabled version, which offers a wide fan speed range starting at 300 RPM and going up to 1.300 RPM. The regular models with fixed fan speed start with the 500-RPM model. This case fan operates at incredibly silent 7,2 dBA and assures steady airflow with 41,62 m³/h (24,50 CFM). A great combination between noise and performance is offered by the 800 RPM model, as it moves 68,24 m³/h (40,17 CFM) at really silent 10,7 dBA. Users requiring more performance or planning to use the Slip Stream 120 DB fans in combination with a fan controller are able to choose between the 1.200, 1.600 and 1.900 RPM model. S...



CRYORIG Announces new line of CUSTOMOD Covers and CRYO-Paste

CRYORIG Announces new line of CUSTOMOD Covers and CRYO-Paste 19.05.2015, Taipei, Taiwan – Ahead of Taipei Computex in June, computer cooling innovator CRYORIG is releasing information of two new product lines, the CUSTOMOD line of customization accessories and a new line of CRYO-Paste thermal interfaces. These two new lines are one of the many new items that will be shown at CRYORIG’s booth during the coming Computex beginning June 2nd, 2015. CRYORIG in an act of pushing forward true aftermarket modding and customization possibilities release it’s brand new CUSTOMOD line of colored heatsink covers for it’s critically acclaimed R1 Universal and R1 Ultimate heatsinks. The CUSTOMOD Cover for R1 will initially come in 6 different colors, Red, Blue, Green, Orange and the original Black and White. Each CUSTOMOD Cover pack comes with two covers for you to match your R1 series heatsink with your PC rig. The high quality finish of the CUSTOMOD Covers has a near metallic feel, fitting perfect with high-end boards from each major mainboard brand. The CUSTOMOD line will not end with the Covers for R1. CRYORIG plans on introducing many other colors and different coating finishes for the R1 and also for other heatsink models. The CUSTOMOD line will be a stand-alone accessory line for PC users that want the most options to switch and match their PC setup. Currently there are no plans to release fully colored heatsink products. Working with some of the most well known PC Build/Mod...



SP Silicon Power Unveils the Latest M.2 and mSATA Solid State Drives

SP Silicon Power Unveils the Latest M.2 and mSATA Solid State Drives Instant Performance Boost for Ultrabooks Taipei, Taiwan – May 15th, 2015 – Catering to the increasing demands for super speed and cost-effective storage solutions, SP/ Silicon Power, the world’s leading provider of memory storage solutions, today releases the latest powerful M10 M.2 2280 and M10 mSATA solid state drives. They both allow superior performances and high reliability with ultra-fast transfer interface of SATA III 6Gb/s, and supports Intel® Smart Response Technology (ISRT) to offer flexible upgrade solutions that saves consumers a lot of time and space. SP M10 M.2 2280 SSD Addressing the mini size and high performance needs for advanced portable devices, the M10 M.2 2280 can be applied for devices with an M.2 slot including next-gen desktops, Ultrabooks and motherboards with Intel 87/97 series chipsets. Engineered with a high-quality controller and MLC NAND flash chips, the M10 M.2 2280 delivers astonishing transfer rates up to Read/Write 520MB/330MB/sec while offering impressive 4K random Read/Write speeds of up to 40,000 IOPS in the CDM test. For business people, multimedia professionals and heavy gamers who value the importance of efficiency and stability, the M10 M.2 2280 significantly speeds up boot times and reduces loading times in games to deliver an immediately noticeable performance boost. SP M10 mSATA SSD Built in an original controller and premium flash chips, the M10 mSATA S...



TRENDnet® Launches WiFi AC750 Travel Router for the Road Warrior

TRENDnet® Launches WiFi AC750 Travel Router for the Road Warrior TORRANCE, Calif. – May 14, 2015 -TRENDnet, a best-in-class wired and wireless networking hardware brand, announces the availability of the AC750 Wireless Travel Router, model TEW-817DTR-built for today’s connected road warrior.   “More and more travelers need to connect mixed WiFi AC and WiFi N device to the internet,” stated Zak Wood, marketing director for TRENDnet. “Our TEW-817DTR keeps all devices connected by broadcasting concurrent WiFi AC and WiFi N networks. As well, three interchangeable North American, UK, and Euro electrical plugs reduce the need for electrical power plug adapters when traveling abroad.” TEW-817DTR AC750 Wireless Travel Router Share a single Internet connection with multiple users Networks WiFi AC and N devices while on the go AC750: 433 Mbps WiFi AC + 300 Mbps WiFi N bands Router Mode turns a single wired internet connection into a shared wireless network WISP Mode shares a single password protected WISP compatible hotel WiFi connection with multiple users Interchangeable power plugs: North America, Euro, and UK Pre-encrypted WiFi for your convenience Secure remote access with IPSec, PPTP, and L2TP VPN passthrough support Energy savings GREENnet technology TEW-817DTR product page: http://www.trendnet.com/products/proddetail.asp?prod=110_TEW-817DTR TEW-817DTR product images: http://www.trendnet.com/support/supportdetail.asp?prod=110_TEW-817...



Tesoro to Showcase a New Direction for the Company at COMPUTEX 2015

Tesoro to Showcase a New Direction for the Company at COMPUTEX 2015 Launching New Line of Mice, Headsets, and PC Chassis 12 May 2015, Taipei, Taiwan – Tesoro Technology USA Inc., a manufacturer of high-tech gaming products, will be showcasing their latest PC gaming peripherals at COMPUTEX 2015, June 2nd – 5th, including a new lineup of gaming products. Attendees can view the whole line of new and upcoming gaming peripherals as well as check out their latest mechanical keyboards at Taipei International Convention Center (TICC) 1F Meeting Room 106. New Direction for Tesoro For the past few years, Tesoro has been focusing mainly on mechanical gaming keyboards. Four years ago Tesoro launched its first mechanical keyboard. Since then, Tesoro has expanded its line into one of the largest portfolios of mechanical gaming keyboards in the market targeting the different needs of gamers. To expand its gaming focus, the company is going to release a new catalog of gaming mice, headsets, PC cases and accessories, while still maintaining and upgrading its vast portfolio of keyboards. 5 New Mice With its new determination to provide a larger variety of gaming products, Tesoro will announce a total of 5 new gaming mice to its portfolio. The gaming mice will span between performance mice with the best sensors available in the market, to value versions that bring quality gaming session at budget. New gaming mice are focused on FPS, MMO, and RTS games, with a main focus on quality, ergon...



SP/ Silicon Power to Showcase the Latest Advanced Industrial Solutions at ESEC 2015 in Japan

SP/ Silicon Power to Showcase the Latest Advanced Industrial Solutions at ESEC 2015 in Japan     Taipei, Taiwan – May 12th, 2015 –SP/ Silicon Power, the world’s leading provider of industrial solutions and memory storage products, today announces that it will be attending the 2015 Embedded Systems Expo (ESEC) at Tokyo Big Sight ( Tokyo International Exhibition Center ) from May 13th to 15th, 2015. At the exhibition, SP will be showcasing its extensive lineups of embedded storage solutions and delivering professional consulting services at the booth- West 9-60. As the pioneer of memory storage solutions industry for over ten years, SP has shown strong revenue growth, high brand awareness and large market share in areas such as Japan, Russia and Europe. With years of cultivation in technology improvement and localized management, SP has now endeavored to expand its territory in industrial solutions market and promises to offer in-time customized services and in-depth technical support.   Advanced industrial solutions to fulfill wide-ranging application needs SP/Silicon Power’s advanced embedded flash technology offers a large portfolio of industrial-grade products ranging from standard SSDs to flash modules, including IDE/USB/SATA flash module, SATA flash drive, USB drive and CF/CFast/SD memory card. For upcoming cloud computing technologies, there are more and more industrial solutions deployed in new applications, such as surveillance, transportation and hea...



ADATA to Parade New Products for Gaming, Mobile and Cloud/IoT at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2015

ADATA to Parade New Products for Gaming, Mobile and Cloud/IoT at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2015 “Aspire, Empower, Transform” with the Latest Technologies! Taipei, Taiwan – May 12th , 2015 – ADATA® Technology, a leading manufacturer of high-performance DRAM modules and NAND Flash products, will be showing new technologies covering eSports and Gaming, Mobile and Cloud/IoT applications June 2–6 at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2015 in Taiwan’s Taipei World Trade Center, Nangang Exhibition Hall 1F, booth #J0806. In keeping with its “Aspire, Empower, Transform” theme, ADATA invites you to see the hottest new technologies including ADATA’s XPG high performance gaming products, Solid State Drive solutions, Type-C mobile accessories, ruggedized products and the latest creations made just for Mac and iPhones. XPG (Xtreme Performance Gear) Gaming Products XPG gaming DDR4 memory modules and gaming SSDs deliver a screamingly fast yet stable, smooth and playful experience – designed for PC Enthusiasts in pursuit of extreme speed! The Latest High Performance SSDs and SSD Solution for Cloud and IoT Business ADATA will show off its full line of high performance SSDs for consumers as well as Cloud / IoT segments. You’ll see ADATA’s newest USB3.1 SSDs, high speed NVMe M.2 PCIe 3.0 SSDs and the best bang-for-the-buck 2.5” SSDs. New USB Type-C Storage and Smart Mobile Accessories Get ready for the latest Type-C technology destined to link various mobile devices, notebooks, PCs and consumer...



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Reeven Six Eyes II Fan Controller and Euros 120mm Cooling Fan

Introduction Let’s talk about what building computers is all about to us enthusiasts. We can claim that it’s our love for new stuff, building or putting things together, or even the thrill of problem solving, but let’s be honest with ourselves. It’s all about control! Being able to control every aspect of our PC without any manufacturer telling us what we can or can’t do!!! All jokes aside, being able to control fan noise is a must in a high end rig and while certain motherboards offer decent fan control, sometimes the best solution is a good fan controller. With that, we’ll be looking at the Reeven Six Eyes II Fan Controller to see how well it measures up and while we’re at it, we’ll take a peek at the Euros 120mm Cooling Fan. Before we jump in though, if you’re like me, you may not have heard about Reeven so here’s a quick snippet about the company based in Taiwan. I’m not exactly sure what gears have to do with computer components, but I do appreciate professional quality. Let’s see how they measure up!



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Thermaltake Tt eSPORTS Shock 3D 7.1 Gaming Headset

Introduction A good gaming headset is a critical weapon in the arsenal of the modern gamer. Finding the headset that suits your needs is just as important in the context of modern gaming as selecting the right mouse, keyboard or monitor. With multi-player gaming, whether Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, or even Minecraft being the dominant form of gaming, good communications is critical to successful team battles, raids or PVP. The market is full of options: corded, cordless, bluetooth, over the ear, on the ear, around the head, earbuds, a veritable myriad of choices! With that said, PureOC is here to save the day, and help you evaluate one of the many choices on the market. The headset in question is brought to you by the Tt eSPORTS division of Thermaltake. Established in 2010, Tt eSPORTS focuses on accessories like Mice, Keyboards, Headsets & Mouse Pads. Their products tend to have an enthusiast/gamer focus, and the headset we are evaluating today, the Tt eSPORTS Shock 3D 7.1 Gaming Headset is no exception. Let us see if it “brings it!” in terms of performance, comfort and solid audio. Is this headset going to give you an edge, or lead you down the road to confusion on the digital battlefield? Before we really get into this review, let’s first hear about Tt eSPORTS in Thermaltake’s own words.     About Tt eSPORTS: “Tt eSPORTS, a gaming obsessed division from Thermaltake, is uniting gamers from all over the world in a unique &...



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COUGAR celebrates its first year in the gaming peripherals market and announces plans for the future

COUGAR celebrates first year in Gaming Peripherals, announces exciting future April 30th, 2015, Taipei, Taiwan – COUGAR, leading brand in the development of PC gaming hardware, celebrates now its first year in the gaming peripherals market and announces plans for the future. Before entering this market, COUGAR had already become a well-known brand in the area of quality cases, PSUs and fans. In the last five years, COUGAR has been receiving feedback from customers that expressed a wish for an improvement in the gaming peripherals market, which had long been plagued by problems such as non-functional designs, poor quality, unusable software and more problems. In view of this, COUGAR decided to take matters into their own hands. “We love gaming, and we’ve worked hard for years to provide PSUs, cases and fans suited to gamers’ specific needs. We took a long, hard look at the gaming peripherals market and to be honest, with few exceptions, we didn’t like what we saw. We knew it was time for us to do something about it.” Lio Huang – Director COUGAR entered the PC Gaming Peripherals market a year ago with the arrival of the 700 series. Greeted with almost universal acclaim from both the public and expert reviewers, both 700M and 700K received prestigious professional awards due to their design. Together with the 700 series came COUGAR UIX, which due to its functionality and user friendly interface became an instant success, receiving massive appraisal. ...



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CableMod Comes to be quiet!

CableMod Comes to be quiet! Premium Cable Kits Now Compatible with Germany’s Premier PSUs (April 29, 2015) – Known for producing some of the most efficient and quiet PC power supplies on the market, be quiet! is one of the world’s premier PSU manufacturers. Today, CableMod is pleased to announce the availability of our B-Series Premium Cable Kits designed for be quiet! Dark Power Pro and Straight Power PSUs. Available in a wide variety of colors, these cable kits featuring exclusive ModFlex™ cable sleeving are perfect for be quiet! users who want the perfect look for their PCs. CableMod cables are complete power supply cable replacements that are designed to replace the cables that are included with your power supply. Utilizing a specially-designed sleeving dubbed ModFlex, these cables bring supreme flexibility and a luxurious look to any PC. And because these are not cable extensions, users will have less cable clutter to contend with during the building process. CableMod be quiet! Premium Cable Kits will launch with the following colors: Here is a list of the PSUs and models that currently work with CableMod Cable Kits: For a full list of compatible models, head over to our compatibility list: http://www.cablemod.com/compatibility More and more cables and cable types are slated for the near future. As always, we encourage users to visit the official CableMod website (http://www.cablemod.com) or the CableMod Facebook Page (http://fb.cablemod.com/) and let us know ...



Club 3D : SenseVision Designed for Surface

Amsterdam, April 24th 2015. Club 3D is proud to announce that its family of SenseVision MST Hubs has now been certified by Microsoft under their ‘Designed for Surface’ program. The Club 3D Multi Stream Transport Hubs CSV-5200, CSV-5300A and the unique Y-cabled Docking Station with MST Support CSV-3203 are now allowed to carry the Microsoft Designed for Surface logo. This certification is an important next step in Club 3D’s effort to increase awareness and recognition by users of the increasingly popular Microsoft Surface Pro 2 and 3 platforms. They are the first tablets really capable of replacing a traditional notebook. Club 3D SenseVision products see a sharp rise in demand as sales of Microsoft Surface continue to grow rapidly, mainly in the B2B market where users want full Desktop PC functionality from their mobile devices. Club 3D will continue to expand the range of SenseVision products which aim to offer the desired connectivity and enable use of your favorite USB peripherals and multiple external monitors to the Surface Pro tablets. The Multi Stream Transport (MST) Hub DisplayPort™ 1-2 CSV-5200 enables you to connect two external displays with up to 2560 x 1440 resolution at 60Hz to your Surface Pro 2 or 3 tablet. The Surface Display will still work with two external displays attached to the CSV-5200. To use your Surface tablet with the MST-Hub a Mini-DisplayPort™ to DisplayPort™ adapter is required. The MST-Hub CSV-5200 draws its power from the USB ca...






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