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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti Shootout - Clash of the Titans

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti Shootout - Clash of the Titans

NVIDIA's upper mid-range GeForce GTX 660 Ti is the first sub-US$300 card to utilize its 28nm Kepler architecture. Anticipation for this card has been high and, as expected, almost all of NVIDIA's add-in partners have produced their own custom overclocked models. We find out if it was worth the wait, including a shootout of the finest from ASUS, Gigabyte and Palit graphics cards.

Western Digital Ups the Ante with Updated WD 2go

Western Digital Ups the Ante with Updated WD 2go

Western Digital showed off their updated WD 2go personal cloud software as the company merged its previous offerings into this current app package which is now free! We show you how a personal cloud is administered with their WD My Book Live storage products.

Fuji Xerox Announces Five New Monochrome Printers

Fuji Xerox Announces Five New Monochrome Printers

Fuji Xerox today introduced five new monochrome printers that target home/SOHO and SMB users. They consist of three single function printers, and two multifunction devices. Print speeds range from 30 to 35ppm, and prices start from as low as S$199. Here's a quick breakdown of the differences between the models.

The Basics of Apple's New OS - OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

The Basics of Apple's New OS - OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

In this special feature, we cover the basics of Mountain Lion, Apple's latest OS for Mac systems - preparation and tips for the installation, how long the installation takes, performance improvements and Mountain Lion's more prominent new features.

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, Reworked and Revitalized

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, Reworked and Revitalized

We managed to get a quick sneak preview of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, the big brother to its 5.3-inch smartphone sibling. Has it changed since its first appearance at MWC 2012? Based on what we saw, the answer is a resounding yes and thankfully, for the better!

Panasonic Says "Welcome" to Mirrorless Cameras Competitors

Panasonic Says "Welcome" to Mirrorless Cameras Competitors

We're here with Panasonic in Shanghai, to talk about mirrorless system cameras. Discover what Panasonic aims to achieve with their mirrorless cameras, why Leica was one of their most severe teachers and how in the world they think Canon entering the mirrorless market is a great thing.

Brother Updates Laser Printer and Document Scanner Lineups with 11 New Products

Brother Updates Laser Printer and Document Scanner Lineups with 11 New Products

Brother International Singapore today announced 11 additions to its laser printer, laser fax device, and document scanner lineups. The new printers and multifunction devices target business and heavy fax users, while two of the new scanners target those who need to scan documents while on the move.

Microsoft Launches New Peripherals Designed For Windows 8 Tablets

Microsoft Launches New Peripherals Designed For Windows 8 Tablets

Following leaked images earlier this week of new Microsoft input devices designed specifically for tablets running Windows 8, Microsoft Singapore today confirmed and announced the upcoming launch of those products and gave us a closer look at them.

Hands-On: Angry Birds and Samsung's Latest Smart TV App

Hands-On: Angry Birds and Samsung's Latest Smart TV App

HardwareZone had the opportunity to try out some of Samsung's latest Smart TV apps at their flagship store earlier today. Here's a quick summary of our thoughts and what you can expect from Samsung in the months to come.

Cocoon Yourself in Sound from Denon

Cocoon Yourself in Sound from Denon

Denon might have made their name based on top-end products such as AV receivers and amplifiers. But now, with their first ever launch event in Singapore, they are bringing consumer headphones and docking stations to the mass market.

AMD Radeon HD 7870 Five-Way Shootout

AMD Radeon HD 7870 Five-Way Shootout

AMD's mid-range Radeon HD 7870 is positioned in the sweet-spot between price and performance, right between the high-end Radeon HD 7950 and the basic mid-range Radeon HD 7770. With almost every AMD add-in partner offering a custom version of this card, we find out which is worth your money.

Lenovo's Weapons For Taking Over the World - New Think Machines

Lenovo's Weapons For Taking Over the World - New Think Machines

Lenovo revealed to us just what will help them displace HP as the world's biggest PC manufacturer - a new and refreshed line-up of Think machines. We check out their business class reinforcements with a number of new desktops, AIOs and notebooks launched locally.

Microsoft Unveils Office 2013; Consumer Preview Available Now

Microsoft Unveils Office 2013; Consumer Preview Available Now

At a press event held in downtown San Francisco today, Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer has taken the stage to unveil the company's next major version of its office productivity application suite. Yes, 'Office 15' is Office 2013. Find out more about it right after the jump.

Nokia 808 PureView: Just How Good Do the Images Look in Real Life?

Nokia 808 PureView: Just How Good Do the Images Look in Real Life?

With a 41-megapixel sensor, what sort of image quality can be expected from the Nokia 808 PureView in real-world usage? We hit the streets with the 41MP cameraphone and brought along a Nikon D800 for the ride as well to find out.

Lounge Music: Showcasing Libratone's Live & Lounge Wireless Speakers

Lounge Music: Showcasing Libratone's Live & Lounge Wireless Speakers

We had the opportunity to experience Libratone's Live and Lounge wireless speakers earlier today. Here's more of our thoughts on the Danish speakers coupled with AirPlay capabilities.

Windows To Go - All You Need to Know About It

Windows To Go - All You Need to Know About It

A bootable thumb drive that can run Windows 8 on almost any PC, any number of times? That's what Windows To Go is all about and we detail the finer matters from how it works, to requirements and initial experience.

How to Whiten Your Yellowed Plastic Gadgets

How to Whiten Your Yellowed Plastic Gadgets

We all have plastics that had yellowed with age. Keyboards, mice, printers, gaming consoles - you name it. And no matter how you scrub it, you just can't get back its original color. Or can it? Here's a method that you can try at home. Caution: It's not for the faint-hearted.

Windows 8 - Tools for Power Users

Windows 8 - Tools for Power Users

In our previous feature, we covered the top performance enhancements made to the Release Preview of Windows 8. This time round, we're following up with three key tools that have been thoroughly revamped and will be most essential for regular Windows users, as well as power users alike.

Windows 8 - Top Performance Enhancement Features

Windows 8 - Top Performance Enhancement Features

At Microsoft’s TechEd Europe 2012, we managed to get more updates on features that would delight power users such as key performance enhancements made to the OS. We drill down and share what we found out from senior Microsoft personnel.

Meet Dell's New Ultrabooks - The XPS 14 and Inspiron 14z

Meet Dell's New Ultrabooks - The XPS 14 and Inspiron 14z

Dell added two new models to their Ultrabook range this week. Joining last year's XPS 13 is its bigger brother, the XPS 14 and the student-targeted Inspiron 14z. Dell brought both models down to the HardwareZone offices for us to take a closer look. Find out more inside!

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