After five eventful days of showcasing the latest technological advanvements in the field of infocommunication technology, the world's second largest such trade show, also known as Computex, has finally come to an end. And like how most major events are, TAITRA has organized a press conference at Hall 1 of the Taipei World Trade Center,
Over at COMPUTEX, A-DATA has a rather interesting line-up of SSDs based on SandForce controllers from top to bottom. For the performance category, they have the S511 2.5" SATA 6Gb/s in capacities of 60/120/240/480GB utilizing the SandForce SF-2200 controller and Intel 25nm Compute NAND with 550/520MB read/write speeds. What is more interesting is that their mSATA and unique
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We chanced upon a quiet booth this morning but in a good way. They have some really sleek looking, high performance yet silent products lurking around their booth and we have rounded up some of their best products that might interest you.
Enermax has been making some pretty nice keyboards like the Acrylux and Aurora series and is now exploring mechanical keyboards. For the first time, they have showcased a very early prototype of their mechanical gaming keyboard known as the KB01X. No further specs are available except that it is fitted with MX keyswitches from Cherry. We
LEPA, a brand probably still unknown to most people has showcased a rather interesting chassis over at COMPUTEX. This chassis that is able to fit two completely different systems inside. Let's check out more of this tall chassis.
Kingston has another interesting product announced today and it's a storage solution known as the Wi-Drive for Apple iPad, iPhone and iPod users. Due to the limited storage capacity of Apple's mobile gadgets, this portable storage solution certainly has its potential. It allows up to three Apple users to store, share and even stream content
Kingston is clearly getting more serious in the SSD business and unveils their first SandForce based HyperX series SSD today. These SSDs are using the SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6Gb/s controllers with Intel 25nm Compute NAND (5K Program Erase) and are available in 120GB and 240GB capacities. HyperX SSDs have a read throughput of 525MB/s and a write
MSI has shown us a rather interesting Android application for their Afterburner GPU overclocking tool. Of course, Gigabyte and ASUS have similar tool for their motherboards before but this time round, it is for graphics cards. Anyway, this app allows overclockers using Android based smartphones or tablets to overclock their graphics cards over WiFi. It
Sparkle is probably the first graphics card maker to enter the tablet business and has officially revealed their Calibre X-Pad at COMPUTEX 2011. Although, making tablets and making graphics cards are completely a different business altogether but they have a common supplier, which is, none other than NVIDIA. This 10.1-inch tablet is powered by NVIDIA Tegra
Over at COMPUTEX Taipei 2011, Acer for the first time has showcased a 10-inch MeeGo based tablet running off Intel Atom (Moorestown) platform. Acer Iconia M500 has a resolution of 1280×800 and has a snackable UI with a widget in circle shape. This MeeGo tablet is slated for launch later this year. We have included
Vantec is all about expansion cards, PSUs and CPU coolers right? Well, not at Hall 1 of the Taipei World Trade Centre they aren't; apparently, the US-based designer and manufacturer of thermal products and computer peripherals does not have any new or updated versions of the aforementioned products available for the enthusiast market this year. So
Remember Leadtek? Well, it turns out that the Taiwanese graphics card designer and manufacturer has got its own booth at Computex as well (and at Hall 1, at that), where it has a collection of both enthusiast and professional graphics cards up on display for visitors. Let's take a look at what Leadtek has to offer…
ASUS unveils a number of ROG products at COMPUTEX 2011 and they are : G74Sx gaming notebook powered by NVIDIA GTX 560M, CG8565 Gaming System watercooled, Maximus IV GENE-Z, Maximus IV Extreme-Z, Crosshair V Formula, MATRIX GTX580, MARS II, Vulcan ANC gaming headset with active noise-cancelling technology and lastly, VG278H 3D 27-inch display. Oh yes, we have to
Another interesting concept from the ASUS ROG press conference is the ROG CG8565 Gaming System, a watercooled gaming desktop PC that poses a challenge to the Alienware PCs as well as other customed gaming PCs system builders. It has a stealth fighter-inspired design with its angular, matte black exterior. It is packed with Intel Core i7-2600K
This is probably the most interesting stuff revealed at the ASUS ROG press conference earlier and that is the Danshui Bay concept X79 motherboard that comes with two generation of CPU sockets; the LGA 2011 and the LGA1366.
Lucky enough, we have spotted a great looking black and red themed board in one of the darkest rooms within COMPUTEX and this somehow rekindles our memories back to the days of first black and red board from Foxconn Quantum Force series : BloodRage. It is certainly pleasing to hear that Foxconn is determined
GeIL's subsidiary Thortech will be unveiling the crown jewel of its power supplies at Computex 2011. The Thortech Platnium Plus Series 850W power supply unit not only boasts an impressive 80 PLUS Platinum certification, it also comes with a custom-designed interactive control panel. Details after the break.
Although we're still a week away from Computex, that doesn't mean things aren't already happening in Taipei. The Computex Best Choice Awards 2011 winners were announced on Tuesday and although most of the products are the kind of things you'd expect to win an award, there were some products we'd never seen before that nonetheless
Sparkle will showcase the full range of its latest products including mainstream Sparkle series and high-level Calibre series graphics cards at Computex Taipei 2011. Calibre X580 Captain is the 1st single high-end GPU card that delivers support up to 4 displays. It comes with 3 Mini DisplayPort outputs, 2 Dual-Link DVI adapter. Calibre X580