News for June 29th 2011–It’s Wednesday!

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Yeah it’s Wednesday, just the middle of the week but I figured why not post some news. I’ve got a couple phones coming up for review and a tablet along with other things. So let’s just jump right into it.

Storage Related:

New Quiz: SSDs @ Hardware Secrets

Intel SSD 510 Series 250 GB @ techPowerUp

OCZ Agility 3 240GB Solid State Drive Review @

Patriot Wildfire 120GB Solid State Drive Review

Synology Diskstation DS3611xs Review @ Kitguru

TechwareLabs Review: SuperSpeed USB 3.0 INEO I-NA309D Pro Review

OCZ Vertex 3 240GB Update: Retail vs Review Sample @ Hardware Canucks

Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate G2 USB 3.0 32GB @ PureOverclock

TEAM Group TR1151 USB 3.0 42-in-1 USB 3.0 Card Reader Review

Liteon iHES212 12x Internal Blu Ray Review @

OCZ RevoDrive 3×2 480GB PCIe SSD Review – 1.5GB/s Read, 1.25GB/s Write & 200, 000 IOPS @ $699

Intel series 510 120GB & 250GB SSD Review @ t-break

OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 480GB PCIe SSD Review @ Legit Reviews

OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 PCI Express SSD Performance Preview:

Corsair Dominator 4GB DDR3 1600MHz C7 Memory Kit Review @ Legit Reviews

Crucial m4 128GB SATA 6G Solid State Drive Review

Intel 510 Series 250GB SSD Review on Technic3D



Audio / Video / Video Cards:


HIS Radeon HD6970 IceQ Turbo GFX card reviewed in

HIS Radeon HD 6990 4GB Review @

MSI Radeon HD 6950 Twin Frozr III Review @ Techgage

Creative Aurvana In-Ear3 Noise Isolating Earphones Review @

Sapphire HD 6450 1 GB Passive @ techPowerUp

How to Connect a New Receiver to a TV without HDMI Guide @MissingRemote

AMD Radeon HD6850 & HD6950 CrossFire Performance @ BmR

MSI R6850 Cyclone PE / OC Graphics Card Review @

Sapphire Radeon HD 6950 2GB DiRT 3 Edition Graphics Card Review @

AMD ATI Chips Comparison Table @ Hardware Secrets

Open-Source Radeon HD 6000 Series Still Borked @ Phoronix

ECS GTX 560 vs Zotac GTX 560: Budget cards battle @ t-break

Sapphire Radeon HD 5850 Xtreme 1GB Graphics Card Review @

SLI Performance: Core i5 Sandy Bridge vs Phenom II X6 1100T @ Bjorn3D

ASUS MATRIX GeForce GTX 580 1536MB Platinum OC’ed Video Card Review – HIS 6870 IceQ X Turbo X Video Card Review


Mobile Related:

Cooler Master NotePal Infinite EVO Notebook Cooler Review

Maingear Titan 17 Notebook Review

Motorola XOOM Standard Dock Review @

Samsung Droid Charge Cell Phone Review @ Hardware Secrets

Lowepro LP34711-0AM Black Ridge 10 Camera Case @ Rbmods

Gigabyte A75M-UD2H Motherboard First Look Preview @

A MEGATech News Flash – What We Know about iPhone 5 and iPad 3 (Sort of)

KICKER iKICK iK501 Digital Stereo System for iPhone and iPod @ Madshrimps

Motorola XOOM Review @



PC Cooling:

NZXT Sentry Mesh Review

Coolink Corator DS @ Hardware Bistro

NZXT Havik 140 CPU Cooler Review @

Antec KUHLER H2O 920 CPU Cooler Review @

NZXT Sentry Mesh @ PureOverclock

Antec KÜHLER H₂O 620 Review @ HardwareLOOK

Zalman CNPS7X LED CPU Cooler Review @ Hardware Secrets

ThermoLab Trinity Ultra-Quiet CPU Cooler Review @

Neuigkeiten auf DeXgo | Xilence M608 Pro

Scythe Mine 2 @ PureOverclock

Larkooler KU3-241 Performance Water Cooling Kit Review @

Arctic Accelero Xtreme Plus II @ Madshrimps




PC Cases:

Coolermaster HAF 932 Advanced Review @

Lian Li PC-C50 HTPC-Case Review on Technic3D

Noctua Ultra Silent 140mm NF-P14 FLX Fan @ reviewstash

Sentey Burton Full-Tower Computer Case @ Benchmark Reviews

Silverstone Raven RV03 Case Review @ Hardware Canucks

Cooler Master Storm Enforcer Mid-Tower Case Review @

Thermaltake Level 10 GT Review @ HardwareLOOK

SilverStone Grandia GD06 Case Review @ Hardware Secrets

Enermax SpineRex @ techPowerUp

Cooler Master HAF 932 Advanced Review at Overclockers Online

Antec Veris Multimedia Station Premier Review @

Cooler Master CM Storm Enforcer Case at Modders-Inc

Corsair 600T Special Edition White @ LanOC Reviews

Cooler Master Silencio 550 Computer Case @ Benchmark Reviews

Gaming Case Roundup: Six Sub-$200 Choices





Asus F1A75-M Pro Llano Motherboard Review @

OC3D: ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z Review

iXBT Labs Review: ASUS P8Z68-V Pro Motherboard

Asus’ P8H67-I Deluxe Mini-ITX motherboard

Sapphire Office Visit – X79 Revealed @ Ninjalane

Funky Kit Review: Gigabyte Z68X-UD3-B3 Motherboard

ASRock H61M/U3S3 Motherboard

Asrock Z68 Pro3-M Socket 1155 Motherboard @ Pro-Clockers

ASRock Fatal1ty P67 Performance (Intel P67) Motherboard Review

Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 Socket 1155 Motherboard @ Pro-Clockers

Asus Maximus IV Gene-Z Motherboard review (mATX) @ Kitguru

OC3D: Gigabyte X58A-OC Sub Zero Review

MSI P67A-GD80 LGA1155 Sandy Bridge ATX Motherboard Reviewed

ASUS P8Z68-V PRO Motherboard @ Hardware Secrets

MSI Z68MA-ED55 (Intel Z68) mATX Motherboard Review

ASUS Sabertooth 990FX Motherboard Review @ Legit Reviews

ASUS F1A75-V Pro (AMD A75) Llano Motherboard Preview

Gigabyte Z68X-UD7-B3 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD7: Ready Bulldozer, AM3+ @ Bjorn3D

Gigabyte 990FXA-UD5 @ PureOverclock

Gigabyte 990FXA-UD7 Motherboard Review @




AMD Llano APU: The Future is Fusion @ InsideHW

Surprising Power Consumption Of Ubuntu 11.04 vs. Windows 7 @ Phoronix

TechwareLabs Editorial: 5 Ways OS X Lion Will Increase Productivity

Custom Firmware Alternatives For Your Wireless Router

A Futurelooks News Flash – Iogear Wireless HD Computer to TV Kit (GUWAVKIT2) Reviewed

PCTV Nanotech T2 Review @

ZOTAC Factory Tour in Dongguan @ Bjorn3D

Intel – Two Missed Inflection Points Impact Way Forward

SkyMall’s Most Bizarre Products – Part 13 @ Hardware Secrets

OC3D: Win a Dell XPS Laptop with Overclock3D & Dell Outlet

Cougar RS 650 W Power Supply Review @ Hardware Secrets

Exclusive Interview with Tony Sahin From Xigmatek

An In-Depth Look at Fedora 15 @ Techgage

Logitech M305 Wireless Mouse Review @ Legit Reviews

Be Quiet! Dark Power Pro BQT P9-550W Review (80 Plus Gold)

Zotac Z-Box Mini PC BluRay 250GB Review @

Corsair Professional Series HX1050 @ techPowerUp

Neuigkeiten auf DeXgo | Shagon’ AHC-118






Tt eSports Challenger Ultimate Gaming Keyboard Review @

OC3D: SteelSeries 7XB 360 Headset Review

Exclusive interview with Andrew Wu from Republic of Gamers @ Kitguru

XFX WarPAD Gaming Surface @ Bjorn3D

Hearts Of Iron III PC Review @

XTracPads Ripper XXL (2011) Mousing Surface Review @ APH Networks

Thermaltake eSports Challenger Keyboard Pro @ LanOC Reviews

Raptor-Gaming H3 Gaming Headset Review @

Crysis 2: World’s First DirectX 11 Video, Benchmarks & Screenshots

ASUS Xonar Xense Premium Gaming Audio Set Review @

Gaming Friday – Words With Friends @

Plantronics GameCom X40 Xbox 360 Headset Review

Sharkoon X-Tatic SP Stereo Headset Review @

Steelseries 5HV2 USB Review @ t-break

Transformers: Dark of the Moon Game Review (XBOX 360) @

Child of Eden Xbox 360 Review

Razer Goliathus Speed Edition @ LanOC Reviews

Corsair HS1A Gaming Headset Review @ Techgage