Gaming

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

    The long-awaited DirectX 11 update to Crysis 2 has finally arrived. Look inside for benchmarks, videos and screenshots galore to see Crysis 2 in its full glory! Don't forget to check back tomorrow for further updates, including benchmarks of AMD cards and CPU scaling! (Now with 1080p video! – link)

  • EVGA outs GeForce GT 545 for retail market

    The NVIDIA GeForce GT 545, originally an OEM card, has hit the retail market thanks to EVGA. The EVGA GeForce GT 545 is based on the GF116 GPU and has been paired with 1.5GB of GDDR3 memory running on a 192-bit bus. 2-way NVIDIA SLI is supported and the card does not require additional power.

  • Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz CL9 8GB DDR3 Kit Review

    This weekend, VR-Zone.com takes a quick look at one of Corsair's Vengeance dual-channel DDR3 memory kits, the CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9.

  • Duke Nukem Forever To Support NVIDIA 3D Vision

    Hail to the King baby. Duke Nukem Forever is here to support NVIDIA's 3D Vision. More after the jump

  • Tt eSports Readies New Meka G Unit Mechanical Keyboard

    Thermaltake is preparing to update its Meka series of gaming keyboards with the introduction of the Meka G Unit – the first mechanical keyboard to feature on-board memory and individually backlit keys.

  • Garena officially launches League of Legends, on Friday the 13th

      Despite today being the "unlucky" Friday the 13th, Garena isn't superstitious at all. The online game publisher has officially announced their massive multiplayer online game, League of Legends, which is now available to gamers in Singapore and Malaysia.

  • JCE unveils high definition mobile social game “Rule the Sky” for Apple iPad

    JCE has announced their first mobile social game, "Rule the Sky", in US two weeks ago. And the company has launched the high definition version of the game for the Apple iPad. "Rule the Sky" is available for download in the Apple Store.

  • G.Skill RipjawsX 1600MHz CL7 4GB DDR3 Kit Review

    Having just a fast processor isn't really enough these days; a high-speed memory kit can provide quite a bit of performance boost to your bandwidth-hungry Intel 'Sandy Bridge' platform gaming rig. VR-Zone.com finds out how much an improvement there can be with the F3-12800CL7D-4GBXM kit from G.Skill. Overclocking included.

  • Zowie Unleashes MiCO Gaming Mouse

    Zowie Gear, innovative manufacturer of competitive gaming gear, has unveiled the MiCO, a gaming mouse aimed at both left- and right-handed RTS gamers. Measuring 65 x 40 x 120mm and weighing 68g, the compact mouse features three buttons, an adjustable 400/ 800/ 1600 dpi optical engine, a 2mm lift-off distance, and connects to the PC

  • AMD Radeon HD 6990 Performance Analysis

    In yet another battle of GPUs, the red camp has sent their formidable Radeon HD 6990 to compete against NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 590. Focusing on the performance of HD 6990, VR-Zone puts the HD 6990 up against a GTX 590 and a full-fledged GTX 580 SLI setup.  Your question of "which is really the best

  • QPAD Debuts MK-80 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

    QPAD, manufacturer of various gaming peripherals based in Sweden, has announced the MK-80 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard. Aimed at professional gamers, the keyboard features Cherry MX blue mechanical switches, individual LED back-lit keys, four levels of illumination, anti-ghosting function, a gold plated USB & PS/2 connector, a MTBF of 50,000,000 keystrokes, media keys, a removable wrist

  • Zowie Gear Introduces G-TF Speed Mousepad

    Zowie Gear has refreshed its G-TF mousepad (released 2009) with the announcement of the G-TF Speed. Measuring 440 x 320 x 2mm, the gaming pad boasts a newly designed rubber base for more stablity, a liquid-resistant surface for smooth gliding and easy maintenance, and triple-stitched rolled edges for durability and comfort. The G-TF Speed is

  • Hama Unveils Gaming Mice

    German-based Hama GmbHa has announced the uRage and uRage evo gaming mice, targeting gamers.

  • GIGABYTE launches GeForce GTX 590 graphics card, bundles M8000Xtreme gaming mouse

    GIGABYTE has launched its latest premium graphics card, the GeForce GTX 590 (GV-N590D5-3GD-B). With two NVIDIA GeForce GTX 500 Series GPUs on a single PCB and high speed GDDR5 memory, the GV-N590D5-3GD-B is "the world's fastest DirectX 11 graphics card on the planet for gamers who need top performance". The M8000X gaming mouse that is

  • Lightning strikes twice: MSI launches N580GTX Lightning and R6970 Lightning graphics cards

    MSI has unveiled its two flagship graphics cards, the N580GTX Lightning and the R6970 Lightning, based on the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 and AMD Radeon HD 6970 respectively. These cards are specifically designed to handle extreme overclocking under the hands of world-renowed overclockers and enthusiasts. The N580GTX Lightning can break the 1GHz core clock barrier easily on

  • NVIDIA launches GeForce GTX 590, claims it to be world’s fastest graphics card

    NVIDIA has introduced the GeForce GTX 590, the fastest dual-GPU graphics card available today which also happens to be the world's quietest too. Powered by dual fully-enabled NVIDIA GF110 GPUs on a single card, the GTX 590 is designed for uber enthusiasts and those looking to build the ultimate PC gaming rig.

  • Tt eSPORTS Unleashes MEKA Mechanical Keyboard

    Tt eSPORTS has announced the MEKA Mechanical Keyboard, adding on to its line-up of peripherals aimed at gamers. Measuring 370 x 150 x 3.5mm, it has a smaller footprint compared to the original MEKA G1 Mechanical keyboard and features a 1000Hz polling rate, two USB 2.0 ports, Cherry Black mechanical switches (50 million keystrokes before

  • Harman Announces AKG GHS-1 Gaming Headset

    Harman, designer and manufacturer of numerous audio products and electronics for audio professionals, has unleashed its AKG GHS-1 gaming headset.

  • G.Skill launches Sniper memory kits for PC gamers and modding enthusiasts

    G.Skill has announced its latest Sniper series designed specifically for PC gamers and modding enthusiasts. Extensive compatibility tests have been conducted on a wide range of Intel and AMD platforms, which guarantee the best performance, quality and reliability. The Sniper series is available in dual-channel and triple-channel kits, up to 24GB.

  • MSI announces Radeon R6990-4PD4GD5 (AMD Radeon HD 6990)

    MSI has announced its flagship AMD product, the Radeon R6990-4PD4GD5 graphics card. The R6990 has two (downclocked) AMD Radeon HD 6970 GPUs and 4GB of GDDR5 memory on a single printed circuit board, making it the fastest graphics card on the planet.