Kingston SSD provides the best performance PC upgrade for your money29 October 2012 10:07:00
Kingston Digital Europe Ltd, an affiliate of Kingston Technology Company recently commissioned an independent test that shows how upgrading a PC with an SSD provides the best price/performance ratio when comparing with other types of common upgrades. In fact, a Kingston SSDNow V+200 can improve the performance of a PC by as much as 82%.
Corsair Announces Availability of AX1200i Digital ATX Power Supply 29 October 2012 09:58:25
Corsair, a worldwide supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, announced the Corsair AX1200i Digital ATX Power, the World's most advanced PC power supply unit (PSU) for PC gamers and enthusiasts.
The AX1200i Digital ATX Power Supply was first announced at Computex Taipei 2012, where it won a prestigious "Best of Computex 2012" award from Tom's Hardware. Other recent accolades include the HEXUS.net Wish List award, TechPowerUP! Editor's Choice award, TweakTown Must Have award, Guru3D.com Best Hardware award, and many more. Maximum PC magazine in the US also selected the AX1200i for use in its Dream Machine 2012, a yearly feature that uses only highest-quality PC components to build the ultimate PC.
“Award winning AX1200i DSP-based PSU delivers 80 PLUS Platinum efficiency and superior monitoring and control via Corsair Link”.
The Corsair AX1200i's digitally-controlled power circuitry delivers incredibly stable voltages, and exceptionally low ripple and noise. The use of a Digital Signal Processor also results in a simplified circuit design, and incredible energy efficiency. The AX1200i easily achieves 80 PLUS® Platinum certification, and can operate in a silent fanless mode until the PSU reaches between 30 – 40% of its1200 watt power rating. In addition, the AX1200i's DSP-based design and Corsair Link™ technology provides real-time monitoring of temperature, current draw, and power efficiency, as well custom control of fan speeds and overcurrent protection settings.
SanDisk Announces Development of CFast Memory Cards 2 October 2012 13:47:43
SanDisk Corporation recently announced that it is developing flash memory cards based on the new CFast2.0 specification introduced today by the CompactFlash Association (CFA). The new specification enables next-generation photo and video applications by delivering up to four times faster performance than the CompactFlash memory cards currently used in DSLR cameras and other imaging devices.
"CFast2.0 memory cards will help drive the future of professional photography and video-recording applications," said Shuki Nir, senior vice president and general manager, Retail, SanDisk. "With the CFast2.0 specification's unparalleled performance, flash memory can now enter new markets such as high-definition TV and even cinema production."
"Professional photographers, videographers and cinematographers demand increasingly powerful cameras that help them unleash their creativity," said Masaya Maeda, managing director and chief executive, image communication products operations, Canon. "With extremely fast performance, CFast2.0 memory cards will enable us to develop next-generation cameras with more powerful features than are currently supported by CompactFlash cards."
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