We have all heard of the proverbial “wolf in sheep’s clothing”, and though the origin may well predate computing, it can distinctly apply to it. There are many times we are presented with technologies that may appear to be something different than they actually are, or may simply look like something much lesser. A good example would certainly be higher end GPUs designed for SFF builds. While the board size says “GTX 740”, it may well just be a GTX 970 lurking under the shroud.
This just in the HTL Newsroom! Most of us are already familiar with special applications that use UNIGINE, a cutting-edge real-time 3D engine, for benchmarking and measuring the performance of graphics on their PC. UNIGINE invites those interested to join them for the announcement of their newest and most exciting product yet, UNIGINE 2, at SIGGRAPH Asia in Shenzhen, China, December 4-6: 2014.
ORIGIN PC has announced their official Black Friday and Cyber Monday promotions begin on Wednesday, November 26th at 6:00 PM EST and run through Thanksgiving, the whole weekend and all day Cyber Monday! "Purchase any ORIGIN PC system at a select price and receive a free Amazon Gift Card up to $150, a free ORIGIN PC gaming peripheral(s), free professional ORIGIN PC overclocking, free U.S. Ground Shipping, and free PC games with NVIDIA’s latest “Pick Your Path” game bundle or AMD Radeon’s “NEVER SETTLE: Space Edition” game bundle while supplies last." See More
Razer announces the first public screening of the upcoming eSports documentary series, “Team Razer: Great Games,” at DreamHack Winter in Jönköping, Sweden. "The trilogy follows members of Team Razer, an elite group of eSports professionals, and focuses on three of today’s most popular eSports titles: StarCraft II, Dota 2 and League of Legends." See More
EK Water Blocks, is proud to announce company's first fully in-house engineered computer cooling fan, designed and built primarily for highest-performance computer liquid cooling systems - the EK-Vardar. EK-Vardar 120mm cooling fan family currently consists of five models, ranging from 11500-2200 RPMs, as well the EK-Furious Vardar FF5-120 at 3000rpm. And in case you are concerned about noise levels;"High-pressure fan design have distinct blade characteristics", said Vlado Schweiger, chief hydrodynamic engineer at EK Water Blocks. "The key task was to optimize noise profile throughout entire fan operational range." See More