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OCZ has a new entry-level SSD called the ARC 100

OCZ has a new entry-level SSD called the ARC 100

NEWS  /  21 Aug 2014  /  2 days ago

OCZ has just launched its new ARC 100 SSD, which is powered by its in-house developed Barefoot 3 controller and is targeted at entry-level and budget-conscious users.

The ASUS RT-AC87U AC-2400 class router will go on sale next week at Comex 2014

The ASUS RT-AC87U AC-2400 class router will go on sale next week at Comex 2014

NEWS  /  20 Aug 2014  /  3 days ago

The ASUS RT-AC87U is the first Wave 2 802.11ac to hit our shores and it will be officially launched to the public at COMEX 2014 next week.

AMD announces Radeon R7 SSDs in collaboration with OCZ/Toshiba

AMD announces Radeon R7 SSDs in collaboration with OCZ/Toshiba

NEWS  /  19 Aug 2014  /  4 days ago

AMD has just announced its new mid to high-end Radeon-branded R7 SSDs, which was designed in collaboration with OCZ and Toshiba. What's more, you can expect it to hit local stores soon!

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is back with Swing Copters

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is back with Swing Copters

NEWS  /  19 Aug 2014  /  4 days ago

Ready to get frustrated again? Dong Nguyen, the creator of the infamous Flappy Bird game, is back with a new game called Swing Copters.

Xbox One available from S$639, pre-order begins now!

Xbox One available from S$639, pre-order begins now!

NEWS  /  15 Aug 2014  /  1 weeks ago

As September 23 approaches for the official Xbox One launch in Singapore, Microsoft is turning up the heat by offering pre-order specials such as bundling in EA Sports FIFA 15 and more at no extra cost. Find out more details of what else the Xbox One Launch Bundles consists of and other pre-order specials.

The Plantronics RIG Surround gaming headset does Dolby 7.1-channel surround sound

The Plantronics RIG Surround gaming headset does Dolby 7.1-channel surround sound

NEWS  /  15 Aug 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Prefer to don a headset when playing games? If you crave for ultra-realistic audio, you can take a look at the new Plantronics RIG Surround gaming headset that's capable of 7.1-channel surround sound. If you don't need that and prefer something lighter, there's also the new RIG Flex.

Plextor's new high-end SSD, the M6 Pro, now available in Singapore

Plextor's new high-end SSD, the M6 Pro, now available in Singapore

NEWS  /  14 Aug 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Plextor has just announced that its new high-end SSD, the M6 Pro, will be available in Singapore beginning today with prices starting at $128.

ASUS B85-Pro Gamer review

ASUS B85-Pro Gamer motherboard makes affordable gaming DIY systems possible

REVIEW  /  12 Aug 2014

The ASUS B85-Pro Gamer is billed as an affordable gaming board that would make a budget DIY enthusiast pleased as punch! Sporting the previous generation Intel B85 chipset, this full ATX board attempts to make up for lost time with a fine balance of performance and features. Despite being late to the party, is it really good value?

ASUS reveals two AMD FM2+ gaming boards

ASUS reveals two AMD FM2+ gaming boards

NEWS  /  07 Aug 2014  /  2 weeks ago

ASUS has just announced two FM2+ gaming motherboards based on the top-end AMD A88X chipset. The Republic of Gamers Crossblade Ranger is the first FM2+ board from the prestigious series; while the A88X-Gamer is meant for the PC gamers who need a high-end AMD A88X-based system and eschew exclusive ROG features.

Kingston HyperX Fury (240GB) review

Kingston HyperX Fury 240GB sounds furious, but only in name

REVIEW  /  01 Aug 2014

Kingston has just released its new HyperX Fury SSD, a mainstream drive specifically targeted at budget-conscious gamers. Oddly, it uses a SandForce controller, but we gave it a go to see how it compares to other mainstream heavyweights from Crucial and Samsung.

Tips to improve online gaming performance

Tips to improve online gaming performance

FEATURE  /  29 Jul 2014

Have you lost a gun fight because of lag? Or came close to killing your enemy's hero but missed out because your spell wouldn't cast? Fear not, here are some tips that hopefully can help improve your online gaming experience.

MSI GS60 2PE Ghost Pro review

MSI GS60 2PE Ghost Pro - Ultraportable 15.6-inch gaming all-rounder

REVIEW  /  26 Jul 2014

MSI has released a range of refreshed notebooks in its GS series, with the GS60 2PE Ghost Pro boasting an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M GPU in a sleek chassis no more than 23mm thick and 2kg heavy. But how is the user experience? And how does it stack up against other similar gaming notebooks in the market? We find out.

Google to buy Twitch for US$1 billion

Google to buy Twitch for US$1 billion

NEWS  /  25 Jul 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Google has reportedly reached a deal to buy livestreaming video network Twitch for US$1 billion, according to a VentureBeat report citing "sources familiar with the matter."

Gigabyte Aorus X7 v2 review

Gigabyte Aorus X7 v2 - Fastest slim SLI gaming notebook

REVIEW  /  23 Jul 2014

Gigabyte refreshed the Aorus X7 with a pair of the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M graphics chips for a significant boost in performance. But is top notch performance enough to keep it ahead of other new competitors? Find out how it fared in this review!

NVIDIA unveils the Shield gaming tablet

NVIDIA unveils the Shield gaming tablet

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2014  /  4 weeks ago

NVIDIA has unveiled the Shield tablet, an 8-inch, Full HD, 32-bit Tegra K1-powered gaming tablet launching next week in the US for $299.

Despite doubling sales, Xbox One still outsold by PlayStation 4 in June

Despite doubling sales, Xbox One still outsold by PlayStation 4 in June

NEWS  /  21 Jul 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Despite recording doubled sales for the month of June, Microsoft's Xbox One gaming console still found itself outsold by Sony's PlayStation 4.

Creative's new SB Inferno gaming headset is versatile and affordable

Creative's new SB Inferno gaming headset is versatile and affordable

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  5 weeks ago

The SB Inferno headset uses 40mm full spectrum Neodymium drivers and has a detachable microphone so that you can get it out of the way when you're listening to music or watching movies.

Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK review

First Looks: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK

REVIEW  /  14 Jul 2014

The Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK is a gaming-centric board with its exclusive AMP-UP audio technology and support for quad-GPU setups. In addition, the board has been subjected to stringent system stress tests, and certified to offer outstanding durability. Join us as we uncover more details!

Samsung SSD 850 PRO (256GB) review

Samsung SSD 850 PRO 256GB - A Game Changer in the Making

REVIEW  /  11 Jul 2014

The Samsung SSD 850 PRO is a milestone because it is the first consumer SSD to use 3D Vertical NAND, a special type of NAND memory invented by Samsung to overcome the shortcomings of traditional NAND architecture. Why is it important and how does this new drive perform? Read on to find out.

SteelSeries Introduces Full-Sized Gaming Controller for iOS Devices

SteelSeries Introduces Full-Sized Gaming Controller for iOS Devices

NEWS  /  08 Jul 2014  /  6 weeks ago

If you find the usual gaming controllers for mobile devices too small, then you will be overjoyed with SteelSeries' Stratus XL, a full-sized console-style gaming controller.

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