News for May 4th 2012

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Storage Related:

Western Digital VelociRaptor 1TB Hard Drive @ Bjorn3D

Current SSD Projects On The Go

RunCore Pro V MAX 240GB Solid State Drive Review

Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB SATA3 SSD Review

Plextor M3P 256GB SATA 3 SSD Review

G.Skill TridentX 8GB 2400mhz Memory Review (Z77 platform)

Crucial Adrenaline 50GB Solid State Cache Review @ circuitREMIX

QNAP TurboNAS TS-259 Pro+ NAS Server Review @ NikKTech

MemoRight FTM Plus Slim 7mm 240GB Solid State Drive Review

Crucial Ballistix Elite 16GB DDR3-1866 BLE2CP8G3D1869DE1TX0CEU Review

G.Skill RipjawsZ PC3-17000 32GB Memory Kit Review

Kingston HyperX T1 2800MHz DDR3 Memory Review on Ivy Bridge @ Legit Reviews

Patriot Viper Extreme Division 4 Review – 16GB Quad Channel 1600 MHz @ HCW


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

VisionTek 7850 and 7870 @ PureOverclock

NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 690 Features And Benchmark Review

MSI R7950 Twin Frozr III 3GD5/OC Review

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Benchmark Performance @ Benchmark Reviews

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 4GB Video Card Review @ Legit Reviews

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Dual-GK104 GPU Review

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690: The Dual-GPU Beast Arrived! @ Bjorn3D

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 4 GB

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Dual-GPU Graphics Card Launch Review @

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Review @ Hardware Canucks

Egreat S-Series R300 Network HD Media Player Review @ NikKTech

PowerColor PCS+ HD7970 vs Gainward GTX 680 Phantom Review @

Samsung EHS70 Earphones with Mic

Funky Kit Review: HIS Radeon HD 7870 (2GB GDDR5)

ROCCAT Kave 5.1 Surround Gaming Headset Review @ Legit Reviews

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Video Card Features @ Benchmark Reviews

HIS 7950 IceQ Turbo @ PureOverclock

Noontec Zoro Headset Review @ XtremeComputing

Sennheiser HD 429 Headphones Review

Palit GeForce GTX 680 JetStream 2 GB

Gainward GeForce GTX 680 Phantom Review

MSI Radeon HD 7870 HAWK 2GB Overclocked Video Card Review

MSI Radeon HD 7870 HAWK 2 GB

KRK Systems KNS 8400 Headphones


Mobile Related:

Asus’ Transformer Pad 300 tablet

Toshiba Dynadock U3.0 Universal USB 3.0 Docking Station Review

HTC One X AT&T Smartphone Review

Top 5 Tablets of (early) 2012

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7″ 16GB Review

News Leak: Diablotek May Release 7″ Android Tablet with $129 Retail Price @ TechwareLabs

Samsung Galaxy SIII / S3: Product Overview, Specs and Pricing @


PC Cooling:

Noctua NH-L12 Low Profile CPU Cooler Review

BitFenix Spectre Pro LED 120mm Fans

NZXT FZ-140 and FZ-120 Case Fans

Zalman CNPS10X Optima Heatsink Review @

Thermalright Silver Arrow SB-E CPU Cooler Review

Cooler Master X6 Heatsink Review

Thermaltake Frio Advanced CPU Cooler @ Pro-Clockers

Zalman CNPS8900 Extreme Low Profile Heatsink Review @

Cooler Master TPC 812 CPU Cooler Review @ Legit Reviews

Noctua NH-L12 Low Profile Heatsink Review @

Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 2 CPU Cooler Review


PC Cases:

SilverStone Precision PS07 White Case Review

Zalman Z11 Mid Tower Gaming Case Review @ HardwareLOOK

Raidmax Seiran Mid Tower Case Review @

Silverstone TJ04-E Evolution Case Review @ Ninjalane

NZXT Phantom 410 Gunmetal Mid-Tower Chassis Review @ HCW

Cooler Master HAF XM Mid-Tower Chassis Review

Antec Three Hundred Two Mid-Tower Case Review

Lancool PC-K65 Case Review

Little Devil LD-V4 Test Bench Review

Cooler Master HAF XM Mid-Tower Enclosure Review

Antec Eleven Hundred Case


Power Supplies/ Related:

Nexus Value 430 Power Supply Review

Rosewill Capstone Modular 750 W

Silverstone Strider Gold Evolution 850W Power Supply @ Pro-Clockers

Coolermaster Silent Pro M2 720w Review @ HardwareLOOK

SeaSonic X-Series 1050W @ PureOverclock

Thermaltake Smart M650w Review @

Thermaltake Toughpower XT Platinum 1275W Power Supply Review @ APH Networks



Raspberry Pi Review & Initial How-To Setup Guide

BIOSTAR TZ77XE4 Review @ Vortez

Asus Maximus V Gene (Z77) Motherboard Ivy Bridge Review @

Gigabyte Z77X-UD5H Motherboard Review

Gigabyte Z79-UD3 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte GA-Z77-D3H Review



‘Tezz’ Review

‘The Avengers’ Review

‘The Raven’ Review

Microsoft Windows 8: Mostly A Crap Wreck @ Phoronix

Biggest Tech Failures of The Last 10+ Years

Ubuntu 12.04 vs. Windows 7: Intel Sandy/Ivy Bridge Loses On Linux @ Phoronix

Lenovo C325 All-in-One PC Review @

NETGEAR Powerline Nano500 and Powerline 200 Mini Review @

Making A Easy-To-Setup $50 Linux Multi-Seat Computer @ Phoronix

Adaptec RAID 6805E RAID Controller @ TechwareLabs

Maingear Shift Limited Edition Chassis Review



CM Storm Trigger Gaming Keyboard Review @ Techgage

Exclusive First Look Of The Leetgion El’Druin Gaming Mouse @ NikKTech

Prototype 2 Review

Armored Core V Review

The Witcher 2 Enhanced Edition Review

Cooler Master Trigger Mechanical Gaming Keyboard @ Pro-Clockers

CM Storm Trigger Gaming Keyboard Review @ Ninjalane

Cooler Master Storm Trigger @ LanOC Reviews

Corsair Vengeance K90 Gaming Keyboard

Razer Naga Hex Review @ Vortez

Prototype 2 (XBOX 360) Game Review @

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