echo The Daily VR Zone News Summary   13 April 2011

In today's news roundup:

  • Corsair CMPSU-TX750V2 750W PSU Review;
  • Review of the Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD;
  • HTC Sensation 4G unveiled with new version of Sense ;
  • Apple Announces Final Cut Pro X ;
  • The Frantic Multiplayer of F.E.A.R. 3 , and 
  • a feature on Women in Games.

Hardware news

Corsair CMPSU-TX750V2 750W PSU Review

Description: The Corsair CMPSU-750TXV2 with an output power of 750W with the 80 Plus Bronze certification and must therefore have at 20%, 50% and 100% load efficiency of 82%, 85% and 82%. On the predominantly yellow-black-colored cardboard with the most important data in five languages, including German are printed.

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD Review

Description: With the latest Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD the people over at Creative have managed not only to surpass themselves but also the competition and have once again proven that they have been and still are the best at what they do.

BitFenix Survivor Gamer Case reviewed

Description: With the Survivor of the relatively new manufacturer Bitfenix are now presented on the second housing market. The first work, Collossus, leaving competitors sit up and showed a 16 kilo monster in innovative LED technology.

CM Storm Enforcer Review

Description: Today CM Storm launch a new mid-tower case called Enforcer. Seen at CES 2011 and CeBIT 2011 this new case has much more subtle styling compared to the Scout and Sniper cases currently residing in CM Storm's product range.

Corsair SP2200 2.1 PC Speaker Review

Description: The Corsair Gaming Audio Series SP2200 2.1 PC speaker system is designed for gamers looking for high-quality 2.1 audio solution at a price point below $100.

Consumer Electronics and Software news:

Sprint Kyocera Echo: Two screen smartphone anything but ordinary

Description: In many respects, Echo is an ordinary 3G smartphone, capable of running the usual library of Android apps, and with a set of features that includes a 5-megapixel camera with flash, stereo Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and more. It comes with 1 gigabyte of on-board memory and an expandable 8-GB microSD memory card.

Microsoft teases Internet Explorer 10

Description: The company has officially announced some of its plans for Internet Explorer 10 at the annual Mix event, a Microsoft-led conference about online development.

HTC Sensation 4G unveiled with new version of Sense

Description: HTC has officially outed the Sensation, an upcoming Android handset with impressive hardware specifications and Sense 3.0, the new version of HTC's custom software environment.

Apple Announces Final Cut Pro X

Description: Apple previewed Final Cut Pro X, the newest version of the company's professional non-linear editing The announcement came at the Final Cut Pro User Group Network Supermeet, being held in Las Vegas during the 2011 National Association of Broadcasters Show.

MSI CX640 15.6-inch Notebook Review

Description: The first one we're looking at comes from MSI and is labelled the CX640, and on the specifications front it does indeed look the goods with an Intel i5-2410M clocked at 2.3GHz on the H65 chipset.

Gaming news

The Frantic Multiplayer of F.E.A.R. 3

Description: When I sat down a couple of weeks ago to play F.E.A.R. 3's four multiplayer modes, I was immediately struck by one thing in particular. Every mode is a focused four-player affair.

Review: Rift

Description: Many warriors prepare to battle the oncoming storm in Rift on PC, but should you join the fight?

Women in Games

Description: One of the biggest points of contention in the discussion surrounding women in video games is the phrase "women in video games." This implies that women are special in a way that requires them to be singled out