If you happen to own an Xbox 360 and are less than satisfied with the less-than-dismal sound being put out through the television set’s stereo speakers, Plantronics’ latest announcement will probably serve as a great start to the festive season. Not because they are offering any Christmas freebies though: rather, the company is announcing the
Sometimes, all a company needs to do is to provide a positive spin on a situation it has little control over and everything will work out nicely. This is apparently the case with Microsoft’s recently-launched Kinect motion sensing device, shortly after open-source hackers have announced the creation of a free driver to allow usage of
Apparently, Angry Birds is not made for every single Android smartphone. That was proven true when users of certain handsets were unable to play the game due to various reasons such as low screen resolution and insufficient processing power. Rovio’s solution to the problem? A new, ‘lightweight’ version of Angry Birds to support most of
Futuremark® announced today that 3DMark® 11, the latest version of the industry standard benchmark for real-time 3D graphics, will be released on November 30. 3DMark 11 Advanced Edition priced at $19.95 can be pre-ordered today from http://www.3dmark.com/.
Video gaming without the hassle of downloading the content or inserting the game disc? Well, that’s what the OnLive video game console offers. The games are cloud-based, on-demand and the gaming system includes a MicroConsole TV adapter and OnLive Wireless Controller.
TUL Corporation has announced a DVI adaptor to utilize AMD’s Eyefinity technology through mini DisplayPort outputs. The PowerColor Active Mini DisplayPort to Single-Link DVI-D adaptor allows multiple displays through DVI monitors, which allows for an ultra-wide field of view in games, in the most affordable way.
With limited availability of the new AMD Radeon HD 6870 and Radeon HD 6850 cards, rising retail prices, and a lengthy delay of the Radeon HD 6970′s launch, are things getting not too rosy for the red camp?
NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 570 exists, and will hit retail in December 2010. The GTX 570 is also based on the GF110 chipset, and will have 480 CUDA cores. Meanwhile, AMD has officially announced that its Radeon HD 6900 Series will be launched on December 13. It would be pretty interesting if the cards from both camps launch
Last week, Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong had a special media preview of their upcoming Gran Turismo 5 racing game, and today, we just got an official word from the maker that it will be available in Singapore on 24 November.
Tt eSports, manufacturer of gaming keyboards, mice, and headsets, has announced the AZURUES optical gaming mouse, targeting gamers. It features a 1600 DPI optical sensor, three switchable DPI (400/ 800/ 1600) modes, rubber coating, Teflon mouse feet, and adjustable weights under the mouse. Pricing has not been announced yet so stay tuned fore more updates.
HIS has announced its involvement in the TrackMania Nations Tournament 2010, which will be held on 11th December, 19:00 GMT. TrackMania is one of the most popular online racing games and the tournament will provide an incredible gaming phenomenon for gamers who obsessed with the fast pace of TrackMania. Read on to find out more.
Creative Technology has announced the new line of Tactic3D gaming headsets featuring THX TruStudio Pro technology for a completely immersive 3D audio experience. The Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha and Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma gaming headsets are the first Sound Blaster headsets to feature customizable profiles, for a precise audio experience every time.
World-leading graphics card and mainboard manufacturer MSI has announced the N580GTX-M2D15D5 graphics card, equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 GPU. With real-time monitoring and overclocking available from MSI’s exclusive Afterburner utility, enthusaists can enjoy the most engaging and complete 3D gaming visual experience.
The wait has been long but it was well worth it. We have seen the trailers, concept arts and even the prologue of the game to keep us in our seats and it is arriving soon. Yes, we are talking about the upcoming Gran Turismo 5 for the Sony PlayStation 3, which will be retailing at the end of this year. We have some
Featuring the re-worked GF110 chipset, NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 580 promises to be a speed demon while guzzling less power and not threatening to set your room on fire. The last time this much hype surrounded an upcoming NVIDIA graphics card, was the GeForce GTX 280 way back in 2008. Anyhow, we put our ASUS ENGTX580
Wanted to get your hands on a copy of StarCraft II but turned off by its pricetag? Well, here is your chance to play the game at completely no charge. From 19-21 November, Blizzard is opening the StarCraft II SEA server gates to one and all. Anyone with a working PC and an internet connection
Earlier on, we had information that AMD’s upcoming Radeon HD 6970 will be clocked at 860MHz and has 2GB of GDDR5 memory. New information leaked on the web suggests the HD 6970 will have 1536 stream processors, 32 ROPs and 96 texture units. However, sources are now saying that the HD 6970 will not make it
According to a Chinese forum posting, NVIDIA’s upcoming GeForce GTX 580 will be priced at US$599. Not only that, some will get to bring one home come November 9th. Confirmed: GeForce GTX 580 cards will hit retail on November 9, but prices may creep into the US$600+ range.
You might be scratching your head, wondering how ‘shouting’ and ‘entertainment’ can be remotely linked in any way. That was what we thought until we got wind about this game for the iPhone, which requires you to shout at your phone in order to take down the nasty boss. Here’s hoping you got a huge
GALAXY has announced a new GeForce GTX 460 1GB graphics card, but with a white printed circuit board (PCB) this time round. Besides having a white PCB, this GTX 460 will be stuffed with high-grade components and is expected to have a pretty high operating frequency straight out of the box.