Hope everyone is enjoying the weekend. Today we are getting a first look at another motherboard from ASRock. It is the X79 Extreme6/GB. The Extreme6 actually comes in 2 different versions the plain Extreme6 and the Extreme6/GB. The GB stands for Game Blaster, which is a PCIe add-on card that gives you great 7.1 audio and Gigabit Ethernet. It is nice to see ASRock include an this card, but make no mistake it is not a gimmick to get people to buy this board. The X79 Extreme6/GB means business! With three PCIe 3.0 x16 slots, 8 DIMM slots, USB 3.0 and much more. Read on to check out our unboxing and overview video!
Mini-SATA or mSATA as most people call it was announced towards the end of 2009. It has primarily been used in laptops and netbooks where a very small solid state drive has been needed. Recently with Intel Z77 chipset we have seen many mSATA ports show up on motherboards. Today we get our first look at an mSATA solid state drive, and man is it small! The drive in question today is the Crucial M4 mSATA 256GB drive. Read on to check out our unboxing and overview video!
Not that long ago we took a look at the Vertex 4 from OCZ. It was the first consumer solid state drive to use the Indilinx Everest 2 controller. It is the high-end enthusiast solid state drive, but what about the mainstream and value segment? Well OCZ has you covered there as well. Introducing the Agility 4, which features the Indilinx Everest 2 controller and read and write speeds of 420MB/s and 410MB/s respectively. Read to check out our unboxing and overview video and maybe you will see us void the warranty when we open the drive up!
We are busy working away at our review of the AZZA Genesis 9000 Full Tower Case. Let me tell you, this case is very unique and unlike your “normal” full tower case. You can switch it from a normal ATX case to a reverse ATX case and the power supply mounts in the front for starters. We wanted to give you a little tease before we post the full review so read on to check out our almost 10 minute overview video!
Today we are getting our first look at one of the most powerful laptops available today the iBUYPOWER Valkyrie CZ-17 17-inch Gaming Laptop! This laptop is brand new from iBUYPOWER and features an Intel Core i7-3610QM (4x 2.3GHz) processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675M 4GB graphics, 8GB (2x4GB) GSkill DDR3-1333 memory, 500GB keyboard, a backlit keyboard and much more! Read on to check out our unboxing and overview video!
Not that long ago we took a look at the CM Storm Quick Fire Pro Gaming Keyboard, now we are back with the CM Storm Trigger Gaming Keyboard! The Trigger is a step up from the Quick Fire Pro being CM Storm’s most expensive keyboard currently available. The Trigger features Cherry MX Brown mechanical key switches, 5 marco keys, full key illumination with 3 different modes, 64KB on-board memory for profile storage, a two port USB 2.0 hub and much more! Read on to check out our unboxing video and to see what the keyboard looks like when you turn the lights on!
Giada is a new company here to us at ThinkComputers. They mainly specialize in Mini PC’s. Mini PC’s have been around for quite a while and became really popular with Intel’s Atom platform. While the Atom platform allowed for a very small, compact system those systems were not all that powerful. Giada’s latest mini PC the D2305 is set to be a very powerful unit being powered by Intel Ivy Bridge processors and Nvidia graphics. Read on as we take a first look at this very powerful unit.
OCZ has teamed with professional gamer Jonathan “Fatal1ty” Wendal to create a line of power supplies perfect for gamers. The Fatal1ty series of power supplies currently has 3 offerings a 550W unit, a 750W unit and a 1000W unit. Today we are taking a look at the 1000W unit, which features an 80PLUS Gold certification, individually sleeved cables, a large 140mm cooling fan, 5 year warranty and much more! Read on to learn more about the power supply and to check out our unboxing and overview video!
Not that long ago we took a look at Gigabyte’s Z77X-UD3H Intel Z77 Motherboard and today we get a first look at the Z77X-UD5H WiFi board. This board is a step up from the UD3H and features Gigabyte’s 3D Power Control, 3D BIOS, PCI-Express 3.0 support, a dual band WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 expansion card, mSATA port and much more! Will this board be on this list for your Intel Z77 build? Read on to check out our unboxing and overview video!
It actually has been quite some time since we have taken a look at a power supply from FSP. FSP is mainly known for power supplies and their latest one, the Aurum Pro has a lot of great features. These features include 80PLUS Gold certification, a single 12V rail, CrossFire and SLI ready, a 5 year warranty and much more. Today we get to open the Aurum Pro and see what it is all about. Read on to check out our unboxing and overview video!