News for April 11th 2012–System Down

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News

Yeah it’s been a rough last few days for me. I’m back now though. We had a long holiday weekend with the kids off so it was hard to get anything done, but in the process I totally messed up my computer to the point it wouldn’t boot anymore no matter what I tried.  I ended up re-imaging my drives from my weekly backup that I do every Sunday and it was Saturday so I lost all of the work from Sunday to Saturday that I did, hundreds of pictures are gone. Not fun at all. I thought I was protected by running a backup every week, but I didn’t think about what would happen if something like this happened six days after my backup. Anyway I need to get some work done, or re-do a lot of work so for now read the news…


Storage Related:

Crucial Adrenaline Solid State Cache Review @ TechwareLabs

OCZ Octane 512GB SSD

 Kingston HyperX Genesis 1600 MHz 16 GB Quad Channel @ HCW

Mach Xtreme Technology DS Fusion 60GB SATA3 SSD Review

Crucial Adrenaline Solid State Cache Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

Kingston Wi-Drive Review

G.Skill ARES 8GB Memory Kit Review

Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB SATA III SSD Review

Micron RealSSD C400 128GB mSATA SSD Review

Kingston 2400MHz 8GB Quad Channel Memory Kit

Comay Venus Pro 3 SATA 3 240GB SSD Review

Corsair Force Series GT 180GB Solid State Drive Review

Audio / Video / Video Cards:

PowerColor HD7870 PCS+ Review

ASUS HD 7850 Direct CUII Review

Aperion Audio Zona Wireless Speaker System Review @MissingRemote

HIS HD7750 iCooler 1GB (H775F1GD) Review at Overclockers Online

Zotac GeForce GTX 560 Ti Graphics Card

XFX’s Radeon HD 6870 & Zotac’s GeForce GTX 560 Reviewed @ circuitREMIX

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 2-Way SLI Surround Gaming Benchmarks @ Legit Reviews

ViewSonic V3D231 3D monitor

Samsung S27A850 LED Ultra HD Monitor

NVIDIA Chips Comparison Table

VisionTek Ultimate Red 8GB DDR3-2133 @ PureOverclock

Audio Codec Comparison Table

AMD ATI Chips Comparison Table

EVGA GTX 680 SC+ 2GB video card

 

Mobile Related:

Hands-on with Nokia PureView 808

HP Folio 13 Ultrabook Review

The new Apple iPad (2012) Full Review with Video

Samsung Galaxy xCover (Extreme) Review

Nokia Lumia 900 Smartphone Review @ HotHardware.com

Thermaltake Massive23 GT  Review @ XtremeComputing

 

PC Cooling:

Akasa Venom Voodoo Heatpipe Direct Touch Cooler Review @ Legit Reviews

Zalman CNPS 20LQ Review

NZXT HAVIK 120 CPU Heatsink Review @ APH Networks

Cooler Master TPC 812 Vertical Vapor Chamber CPU Cooler @ Pro-Clockers

Scythe Kaze Master II Fan Controller Review

 

PC Cases:

NZXT Switch 810 Full Tower Case Review @ ThinkComputers.org

Bitfenix RAIDER Midi Tower Review @ NikKTech

Cougar Evolution Chassis Review

 

Power Supplies/ Related:

Super Flower Golden King 500 W

OCZ Fatal1ty Series 1000-watt Power Supply Review

 

Motherboards:

Asrock Z77 Extreme6 Socket 1155 Motherboard Cooler @ Pro-Clockers

Intel DZ77GA-70K Motherboard

Gigabyte Z77X-UD3H @ PureOverclock

MSI Z77-GD65

Asus Maximus V Gene (Z77) Motherboard Sandy Bridge Review @ eTeknix.com

 

Assorted:

ZOTAC ZBOX Nano XS AD11 Plus Mini PC Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

Final Day to enter ASUS Masters of Overclocking Event with HardwareHeaven (UK)

How to Cheat eBay Sellers and Scam PayPal @ Benchmark Reviews

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS KVM Virtualization Battles 8.04.4, 10.04.4 LTS @ Phoronix

EPSON Stylus SX535WD All-In-One Wi-Fi Printer Review @ NikKTech

 

Gaming:

Corsair Vengeance K90 Keyboard

Corsair Vengeance M60 Laser Gaming Mouse @ Benchmark Reviews

Epic Gear Meduza @ PureOverclock

Kinect Star Wars (XBOX 360) Game Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

ROCCAT Kone Plus Max Customization Laser Gaming Mouse Review

Corsair Vengeance K90 & M90 MMO/RTS Keyboard and Mouse Review @ Legit Reviews

Corsair Vengeance M90 Gaming Mouse Review @ TechwareLabs

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