News for Wednesday May 23rd 2012

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Ok, it’s time for the news yet again, then I’m going to get a review up. I’ve just got way too much to do right now, I need to just sit down and get some work done and ignore everything else I think. So look forward to a lot of reviews coming up soon. For now though sit back and read the news…

Storage Related:

Corsair 8GB 1866MHz CL10 Laptop Memory Kit Review @ Legit Reviews

Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB SSD Review

Samsung Green DDR3 1600MHz 8GB 30nm Memory Kit Review @

Crucial BallistiX Elite 16GB 1600MHz Quad Channel Kit Review @ NikKTech

Patriot Viper Xtreme Division 2 PC3-19200 8GB Memory Kit Review

Icy Dock MB994SP-4SB-1 Full Metal Quad Bay 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Backplane Review @

ICY DOCK MB994SP-4S Mobile Rack Review @

Comay Venus Pro 3 240GB SSD Review

Crucial Ballistix Elite DDR3-1600 16GB Quad Channel Memory Kit Review @

Comay Venus Pro 3 128GB Solid State Drive Review

Kingston DataTraveler Elite 3.0 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ NikKTech

Kingston Wi-Drive 16 GB

Hard Drive Overdrive: Corsair’s Accelerator SSD Cache Reviewed


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

AMD Radeon Catalyst: Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS @ Phoronix

MEElec Sport-fi S6 Earphones

Sapphire HD7770 Vapor X Overclock Edition Review

nVidia GTX670 Review

VTX3D HD 7970 X-Edition 3 GB

The May 2012 Open-Source Radeon Graphics Showdown @ Phoronix

HIS HD7850 Fan 2GB (H785F2G2M) Review at Overclockers Online

Dune HD TV-301A Universal FullHD Network Media Player Review @ NikKTech

XFX R7750 Black Edition DD @ LanOC Reviews

AMD vs Nvidia 2012 – The Best Video Card for $200

Inno3D iChiLL GTX 670 HerculeZ 3000 Graphics Card Review @


Mobile Related:

MSI GT70 Gaming Laptop Review

Mobility Digest Review: Veho SoundBlaster Portable Speaker

AMD Trinity A10-4600M Laptop APU Review @ Legit Reviews


PC Cooling:

Phanteks PH-TC14CS_RD CPU Cooler Review

Thermaltake Frio Advanced Heatsink Review

Zalman CNPS8900 Extreme CPU Cooler Review

Thermaltake Frio Extreme Heatsink Review @

Thermaltake Water 2.0 Pro Liquid Cooling System @ Pro-Clockers

Funky Kit Review: ThermalTake Frio Extreme CPU Cooler

Alpenfohn Matterhorn PURE Review

Cooler Master TPC 812 CPU Cooler Review

Kingwin Duro Bearing Silent Series Fans @ Pro-Clockers


PC Cases:

Corsair Carbide 300R Mid Tower Case Review @ TechwareLabs

BitFenix Shinobi XL @ PureOverclock

NZXT Switch 810 Special Edition Video

SilverStone Grandia SST-GD08B HTPC Chassis Review

Cooler Master Silencio 450 Case review

BitFenix Shinobi XL Computer Chassis Review

MSI Stealth Case Review

Corsair Vengeance C70 Military Green Case Review @ Legit Reviews

Streacom FC8S HTPC-Case Review on Technic3D

Corsair Obsidian 550D


Power Supplies/ Related:

Lepa G1600-MA 1600-watt Power Supply Review

Xilence XQ Series 850 W



Gigabyte G1.Sniper M3 (Z77) Motherboard Review @

Gigabyte G1.Sniper M3 Motherboard

ASUS P8 Z68-V/GEN3 @ LanOC Reviews

Intel Z77 Motherboard Round Up Featuring ASRock, ASUS, ECS, GIGABYTE, Intel, and MSI

GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2 Motherboard Review @ Techgage

ECS Elitegroup Z77H2-AX Golden Board (Z77) Motherboard Review @



Zotac Zbox Nano XS AD11 Plus Review

TP-LINK TL-WR700N 150Mbps Wireless N Mini Pocket Router Review @

TR’s Memorial Day 2012 system guide

Interview with Raspberry’s Founder Eben Upton

Intel Support For OpenCL On Linux With Ivy Bridge @ Phoronix

G-Cube V-Track 310 Wireless Mouse @ Benchmark Reviews

How I prepared for MOA Americas Qualifier @ Ninjalane

AMD A4 3400 APU Review

Three Barrel Revolver/Gun @ TechwareLabs



Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Future Soldier (XBOX 360) Game Review @

Hacks Decimate Diablo III Debut

Starhawk (PS3) Game Review @

Razer Tiamat 7.1 Surround Sound Headset Review @

Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review @ Techgage

Corsair Vengeance C70 Review

CM Storm Sentinel Advance II Mouse review (w/ Speed VX Padz)

Cooler Master Quick Fire Pro Keyboard at

The Witcher 2: Enhanced Edition PC Review @

Dragon’s Dogma Review (XBOX 360) @

Thermaltake Commander MS-I & Tt eSPORTS Gaming Gear Giveaway! @

Sniper Elite V2 PC Review

Mortal Kombat (PS Vita) Review @

Shazam for Windows Phone Gets an Update with Cortana Support and More

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Kristofer Brozio
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Archie Comics Relaunches with New ARCHIE #1 Next Year

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Kristofer Brozio
I never got into Archie comics, I was more into sci-fi and fantasy and super heroes and such but I d…
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Atari Fit Let’s You Unlock Classic Atari Games for Exercising

Atari Fit Let’s You Unlock Classic Atari Gam…

Kristofer Brozio
So it seems Atari is coming out with their own fitness app called Atari Fit in early 2015. The cool…
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Sideshow Collectibles Taking Pre-Orders for Amazing Looking 1/4 Scale Boba Fett Figure

Sideshow Collectibles Taking Pre-Orders for Amazin…

Kristofer Brozio
I have to admit this collectible figure looks just amazing and if I had the extra cash I’d love to g…
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Dish Network Integrates Netflix Into Set-Top Boxes

Dish Network Integrates Netflix Into Set-Top Boxes

Kristofer Brozio
Now this is cool, Dish has become the first pay TV or cable company as it were to integrate Netflix…
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