News for December 3rd 2011

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News

Happy Saturday, I’m sure a lot of you are happy the weekend is here, I’m not too sure myself, it just means my kids have no school… Anyway, it’s time for the news once again from our friends around the world, we’re got plenty of reviews along year end roundups and a few contests. Read and enjoy…


Storage Related:

Intel SSD 520 Series ‘Sandforce Driven’ SSD Specs Revealed @ The SSD Review

Increase RAID Rebuild / rsync Performance for QNAP NAS @ Computing on Demand

Patriot Pyro SE 120GB Solid State Drive Review

Synology DiskStation DS212j NAS Server Review @ Real World Labs

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Hard Drive

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best DDR3 Memory

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best SSD

Silicon Power Diamond D05 750 GB

SilverStone Raven RVS02 External USB 3.0 HDD / SSD Enclosure Review @ Legit Reviews

Samsung 830 Series 512GB SSD Review

Silverstone Treasure TS04 2.5" USB 3.0 Drive Enclosure Review @ circuitREMIX

QNAP TS-419P II NAS Network Storage Server @ Benchmark Reviews

Kingston HyperX Genesis Quad Channel 2400MHz DDR3 Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

Kingston HyperX 240GB Solid State Drive Review @ ThinkComputers.org

Kingston Wi-Drive for iDevices Review @ Techgage

 

Audio / Video / Video Cards:

MSI GTX 560 Ti-448 1280MB Twin Frozr III Power Edition Overclocked

Arctic Sound P321 USB Headset Review at Overclockers Online

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Monitor

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best AMD Video Card

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best nVIDIA Video Card

iXBT Labs Review: HIS 6770 IceQ X Turbo 1GB GDDR5, HIS 6750 Fan 1GB GDDR5 Graphics Cards

AC RYAN VEOLO Android Media Streamer Review

Sapphire Radeon HD 6970 FleX Battlefield 3 Edition Graphics Card Review @ eTeknix.com

MEGATech Reviews – Pivos AIOS HD Media Center

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448 Cores Launch Roundup with SLI @ HardwareHeaven.com

Gigabyte GTX 560 Ti 448 Cores WindForce

 

Mobile Related:

HTC EVO 3D Android Smartphone Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

Griffin Beacon for iOS Review @ ThinkComputers.org

Orange lies to customers and gets away with it?

Peel Universal Smart Remote for iPhone and Android Review @MissingRemote

Asus Zenbook UX31 Laptop Review @ HardwareLOOK

Pure Chronos iDock Series II Review @ Tech-Reviews.co.uk

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime, Tegra 3 Unleashed @ HotHardware

Toshiba Portege Z830 Ultrabook Review @ The SSD Review

 

PC Cooling:

Jou Jye BW-1225P-LV Low Voltage 120mm Fan

Prolimatech Lynx CPU Cooler @ Pro-Clockers

Alpenföhn K2 CPU Cooler Review @ Vortez

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Fan Cooling System

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Liquid Cooling System

be quiet! Dark Rock Advanced CPU Cooler Review on Technic3D

Phanteks PH-TC14PE CPU Cooler Review

Antec Kuhler H20 920 Review @ XSReviews.co.uk

Intel RTS2011LC CPU Water Cooler Review @ Legit Reviews

 

PC Cases:

NZXT Phantom 410 @ techPowerUp

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Chassis

Enermax Fulmo GT Case Review @ Hardware Secrets

BitFenix Outlaw PC Case @ Pro-Clockers

Raidmax Blade Case Review @ Ninjalane

CaseLabs MAGNUM M8 @ techPowerUp

Lian Li PC-TU200 Case Review @ TechwareLabs

Lian Li PC-Q25 Mini-ITX Case Review

BitFenix Merc Alpha PC Case Review @ Real World Labs

Xclio Touch 320 @ PureOverclock

NZXT Phantom 410 Review @ Vortez

 

Power Supplies/ Related:

Seasonic SS-1000XP Platinum 1000 Watt PSU Review on Technic3D

bequiet! Straight Power E9 CM 680 W Power Supply Review @ Hardware Secrets

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Power Supply

PC Power & Cooling Silencer MK III 400 W @ techPowerUp

 

Motherboards:

ASUS P8Z68 Deluxe Motherboard Review @ OCIA.net

Intel Desktop Board DX79TO Preview | Sandy Bridge-E performance on a budget

ASRock 970 Extreme4 AMD Socket AM3+ Motherboard Review

BIOSTAR TA990FXE AMD 990FX Motherboard Review @ Legit Reviews

ECS A990FXM-A Socket AM3+

Gigabyte X79-UD3 Motherboard @ Hardware Secrets

 

Assorted:

MEGATech Gift Guide – Five Totally Awesome but Incredibly Useless Star Wars Gifts

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) Blu-ray Movie Review

eVGA Is The GPU King? @ eTeknix.com

HardwareHeaven Competition: Design Your Own Custom Case and PC with Cryo PC and Have It Built

Exclusive interview with Oliver Baltuch, Futuremark President

Weekly Giveaway #17: Club3D GeForce GTX 560Ti Green Edition Graphics Card @ eTeknix.com

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best CPU/APU

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Keyboard

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best AMD Motherboard

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Intel Motherboard

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Mouse

2011 Reader Choice Awards: Best Brands

Win a new XFX Pro Black Edition 1250W PSU & HD6950 DD!

Kitguru Lite: A newbs video guide to keyboards

Configuring a LAN party network @ LanOC Reviews

Xebec Tech iTouchPad Diamond Keyboard Review  @ XtremeComputing

Contagion (2011) Cinema Review

 

Gaming:

Steelseries Specturm 7XB Wireless Headset Review @ t-break

TRITTON AX Pro True 5.1 Surround Headset Review @ Real World Labs

Serious Sam 3 BFE (PC) Game Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Stealth Edition Mechanical Keyboard Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

ROCCAT ALUMIC Gaming Mousepad Review @ TechwareLabs

Funky Kit Review: Steelseries Diablo 3 Gaming Headset

Roccat Isku Keyboard Review

Razer Onza Battlefield 3 Edition @ Rbmods

t eSPORTS Isurus In-Ear Gaming Headset Review @ XSReviews.co.uk

CM Storm Xornet 2000 DPI Gaming Mouse Review @ eTeknix.com

Tt eSPORTS MEKA G Unit Keyboard Review @ Vortez

Tt eSPORTS Meka Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review @ TechwareLabs

Need For Speed: The Run (PC) Review

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Turtle Beach Stealth 500X Fully Wireless Gaming Headset for the Xbox One Now Shipping

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