News for December 26th 2011

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Hello all! I hope everyone had a great holiday and got all sorts of presents under the tree. It’s time to get back into the swing of things so let’s just start with some news.

Storage Related:

Super Talent USB 3.0 Express ST4 32GB Flash Drive Review

Hitachi TOURO DESK PRO 3TB USB 3.0 External HDD Review @ Real World Labs

Corsair Performance Pro 128GB @ PureOverclock

GoldKey USB Data Security Token Review @ Legit Reviews

Patriot Pyro SE SSD Review @ Bjorn3D

G.Skill Ripjaws X 8GB 2133 MHz DDR3 Dual Channel Memory Kit Review

Corsair Vengeance LP 16GB DDR3-1600 Memory @ Benchmark Reviews

Former SMART Modular VP Wayne Eisenberg Teams Up With The SSD Review

Mushkin Redline PC3-17000 16GB Kit Review

Kingston HyperX 120GB SSD @ Rbmods

OCZ Vertex 3 Max IOPS 120GB Solid State Drive Review @

Seagate GoFlex Desk 4TB USB 3.0 External Drive Review

Crucial RealSSD C400 256GB @ Bjorn3D

Hitachi Touro Desk Pro 3TB HDD Review

Corsair Vengeance 1866MHz CL9 16GB DDR3 Review @ Vortez

OCZ Octane 512GB SSD Review (OCT1-25SAT3-512G)

Kingston DataTraveler HyperX 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive @ circuitREMIX

SilverStone EC03 USB 3.0 PCI-E Adapter @ Phoronix

G.SKILL RipjawsZ 1866MHz CL9 16GB DDR3 Review @ Vortez

Kingston HyperX Genesis 16GB DDR3-2133 @ Benchmark Reviews

Patriot Pyro SE Solid State Drive @ Benchmark Reviews

Kingston HyperX Genesis PC3-12800 16GB Kit Review

Samsung Green 8GB DDR3-1600 VLP @ PureOverclock

OCZ Synapse 64GB Caching SSD Review @ APH Networks


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

Streacom FC5 Silent HTPC Chassis Review @MissingRemote

AMD A8-3870K – Radeon HD 6550D Graphics @ Phoronix

KitGuru Lite spotlights AC Ryan’s sexy media streamers

Sapphire Low-Profile Radeon HD 6670 @ Pro-Clockers

Club3D Radeon HD 6950 Battlefield 3 Edition Graphics Card Review @

ClarityOne Ear Bud

AMD Radeon HD 7970 3GB ‘Tahiti’ Review @ Vortez

Intel GMA 3150 Driver @

AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series Graphics Preview

AMD Radeon HD 7970 3GB Video Card Review @ Legit Reviews

AMD Radeon HD 7970: 28nm Tahiti GPU Review

AMD Radeon HD 7970 Video Card Review

AMD Radeon HD 7970 @ techPowerUp

AMD Radeon HD 7970 CrossFire Performance Review @

AMD Radeon HD 7970 Graphics Card Review @

AMD Radeon HD 7970 Graphics Card Review

AMD HD7970 Graphics Card Review

AMD Radeon HD 7970 3GB Review @ Hardware Canucks

EVGA GTX 560 Ti 2 Win @

Samsung MV800 Digital Camera Review @

Sparkle GTX560 2GB OC Edition Review

Ergotron LX Triple Display Lift Stand @ LanOC Reviews

Sapphire HD 6670 Low Profile Edition @ LanOC Reviews

Sapphire Radeon HD 6450 FleX Edition Graphics Card Review @



Mobile Related:

Sony Tablet S Android Slate Review @

Energizer iSurge Travel Charging Station Review @ Legit Reviews

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active Review @ t-break

A Week With The Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Dell XPS 14z Review

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Smartphone Review
Motorola Droid RAZR Smartphone Review

Samsung Galaxy Nexus with ICS Smartphone Review

HTC Rhyme Android Smartphone Review @

Android App Pick – World of Goo

Lenovo’s IdeaPad U400 Notebook Reviewed @ HotHardware

Google set to release new tablets


PC Cooling:

Thermaltake Frio Advanced CPU Cooler Review @

Zalman CNPS12X Lower Noise Heatsink Review

Noctua NF-F12 PWM Fan @ Rbmods

Noctua NF-F12 PWM

Corsair Air Series A50 CPU Cooler Review @ circuitREMIX

Cooler Master GeminII S524 CPU Cooler Review @ TechwareLabs

Evercool Transformer 3 (HPM-12025) Review at Overclockers Online


PC Cases:

XClio Touch 320 Mid Tower Chassis Review

NZXT Phantom 410 Case Review @ Hardware Secrets

Thermaltake Level 10 GT Snow Edition @ LanOC Reviews

Diablotek Fly Mid Tower Case Review @

NZXT Phantom Black and Orange Edition @ LanOC Reviews

BitFenix Merc @ PureOverclock

Antec’s Eleven Hundred (1100) Super Mid-Tower Gaming Chassis Reviewed

Antec P280 @ LanOC Reviews

Enermax Spinerex full tower Review @

Fractal Array R2 Mini ITX NAS Case @ LanOC Reviews

3R System T100 Valkyrie Case Review

Spire Epoxi (SP6002B-CE-R) ATX-Gamer-Tower Review @ TecCentral

Fractal Designs Arc Midi Mid Tower Case Review @MissingRemote

Rosewill Ranger Mid-Tower Computer Case @ Benchmark Reviews

Rosewill Ranger Case Review

Xigmatek Gigas Case Review @


Power Supplies/ Related:

Rosewill HIVE 650 W Power Supply Review @ Hardware Secrets

Enermax Platimax 600 Watt

Super Flower Golden King 550w Review @

Enermax Platimax 1200W Power Supply Review @ Real World Labs

XFX ProSeries 1250W Power Supply Review

Thermaltake Toughpower XT Platinum 1275 W @ techPowerUp

NZXT HALE82 750 Watt Power Supply @ Pro-Clockers

Enermax MAXREVO 1350w PSU Review

Enermax Revolution87+ 850W Power Supply Review @



ASRock Z68 Pro3 Gen3 Intel LGA 1155 Motherboard Review

ECS X79R-AX (Intel X79) Motherboard Review

ASUS 990FX Sabertooth @ Bjorn3D

Funky Kit Review: Gigabyte 990FXA-UD5 AM3+ Motherboard

ASUS Rampage IV Extreme Review @ t-break

ASRock X79 Extreme4-M @ PureOverclock

ASUS P9X79 Deluxe Intel LGA 2011

ASRock X79 Extreme9 (Intel X79) Motherboard Review

ECS X79R-AX Motherboard @ Hardware Secrets

Zotac Z68-ITX WiFi Supreme Motherboard Review @

ASRock X79 Extreme4-M (Intel X79) Motherboard Review

Intel DX79SI Motherboard Review @ t-break

Asus Rampage IV Extreme @ LanOC Reviews

MSI Z68A-GD80 (G3) Motherboard Review

Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte G1 Assassin 2 X79 Motherboard Review



AMD A8-3870K Llano APU Linux Overclocking @ Phoronix

Win a MSI X79A-GD65 Sandy Bridge-E motherboard @ t-break

Win an OCZ ZX Series 850W Modular Power Supply

Win a Razer Imperator Battlefield 3 Edition @ t-break

Parrot AR.Drone @ techPowerUp

Lego for girls!

Win Intel Founder’s Signed Bowling Shirt – EXCLUSIVE COMPETITION

PC World takes over Harrods technology department

Why The Radeon Gallium3D Performance Is Down @ Phoronix

Who will take over AMD marketing for 2012?

Best Gadgets and Tech Products of 2011

AMD launches new Radeon HD 7970 with 28 nm

Xebec Tech X-Line Multimedia Keyboard Review @

Five Totally Awesome But Incredibly Useless Star Trek Gifts

Building a BitTorrent Rig with the Zotac ZBOX Nano Plus @ Legit Reviews

Video: Can you command an HP printer to catch fire?

Xerox PARC: A Brief Nod to the Minds Behind Laser Printing, Ethernet, the GUI and More

Linksys E4200 Dual-Band N Router



Thrustmaster Ferrari F1 Wheel T500 Review @ Vortez

Corepad Deskpad XL and XXXXL  Review @

Corsair Vengeance K90, K60 Gaming Keyboards and M90, M60 Gaming Mice Review @

SteelSeries Diablo III Mouse and Headset ReviewStar Wars: The Old Republic – First Impressions @ Techgage

Nyko Power Pak+ vs. Hyperkin Power Plus Nintendo 3DS Extended Battery Power Shootout

SteelSeries Sensei Gaming Mouse @ techPowerUp

CM Storm Sentinel Z3RO-G Gaming-Mouse Review on Technic3D

Cooler Master Storm QuickFire Rapid Keyboard @ Pro-Clockers

Funky Kit Review: Steelseries SRW-S1 Racing Wheel

First with Kinect, now with mind control!

SteelSeries Simraceway SRW-S1 Steering Wheel Review @

SteelSeries Diablo III Gaming Mouse and Headset Reviews @ Legit Reviews

Roccat Kova[+] Optical USB Gaming Mouse @ Benchmark Reviews

Thrustmaster T500 RS Racing Steering wheel Review @ HardwareLOOK

‘Maximum Security’ to Protect Your Gaming Addiction @ LanOC Reviews

Cooler Master Xornet Review @