Gaming Guide

CM Storm Introduces Alcor Gaming Mouse

CM Storm Introduces Alcor Gaming Mouse

NEWS  /  12 Mar 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Utilizing an Avago 3090 optical sensor, the 4,000dpi Alcor lets you conveniently switch in between its four preset DPI levels, with the on-the-fly buttons on the mouse.

MSI Announces Gaming AIOs and Nightblade Gaming Barebone at CeBIT 2014

MSI Announces Gaming AIOs and Nightblade Gaming Barebone at CeBIT 2014

NEWS  /  10 Mar 2014  /  5 weeks ago

MSI is ready to present its lineup of new gaming hardware, including (but not limited to) notebooks, AIO PCs, motherboards, and graphics cards at the CeBIT 2014. We first take a look at some of the latest gaming AIOs and the MSI Nightblade gaming barebone.

OCZ Vertex 460 (240GB) review

OCZ Vertex 460 (240GB) - Dawn of a New Era?

REVIEW  /  08 Mar 2014

OCZ has just released the first SSD under its new leadership of Toshiba - the Vertex 460. With flash memory giant Toshiba giving backing and support, we gave the drive a spin to get a taste of things to come.

'The Last of Us' Game to be Adapted into a Movie

'The Last of Us' Game to be Adapted into a Movie

NEWS  /  07 Mar 2014  /  6 weeks ago

Playstation 3 hit, The Last of Us, is set to be adapted into a live-action movie. For more details, hit the link.

AMD Announces Catalyst 14.2 Beta as Launch Drivers for Thief

AMD Announces Catalyst 14.2 Beta as Launch Drivers for Thief

NEWS  /  05 Mar 2014  /  6 weeks ago

AMD has announced the availability of AMD Catalyst 14.2 Beta for Windows OS, as launch drivers for Thief. The new drivers promise graphical effects exclusive to the said game title, as well as improvements that include better support for the Mantle API, and multi-GPU frame pacing for Battlefield 3 and 4 titles.

ASUS Cerberus Gaming Headset Engineered for Gaming & Mobile Usage

ASUS Cerberus Gaming Headset Engineered for Gaming & Mobile Usage

NEWS  /  03 Mar 2014  /  6 weeks ago

There are many gaming headsets in the market, but only a few can double-up for mobile usage. The recently launched Cerberus from ASUS is one such gaming headset that's also designed to provide users of smart devices with lively audio.

IT Show 2014 - Notebooks, Networking, & Gaming Gear Buying Guide

IT Show 2014 - Notebooks, Networking, & Gaming Gear Buying Guide

FEATURE  /  27 Feb 2014

If you are looking for a new notebook, router, gaming keyboard or mouse, then look no further. In this guide, we offer some buying tips and also highlight the best deals from IT Show 2014.

Investigating Samsung's RAPID Caching Technology

Investigating Samsung's RAPID Caching Technology

FEATURE  /  26 Feb 2014

When Samsung launched its mainstream SSD 840 EVO last year, it also introduced a new caching technology called RAPID mode and it has now included this technology for its flagship SSD 840 Pro drive. We take a closer look to find out how and if it really works.

Cougar Extends Lineup of PSUs with GX V3 Series for Gamers

Cougar Extends Lineup of PSUs with GX V3 Series for Gamers

NEWS  /  21 Feb 2014  /  8 weeks ago

Aimed specifically at gamers, the new power supplies come in rugged black coating with golden grills, and are fully compliant with the 80 Plus Gold standard.

Valve’s Upcoming Dota 2 Documentary, ‘Free to Play’ Coming Soon

Valve’s Upcoming Dota 2 Documentary, ‘Free to Play’ Coming Soon

NEWS  /  21 Feb 2014  /  8 weeks ago

Valve’s upcoming documentary about competitive Dota 2 gaming, ‘Free to Play’ will be made available for free on Steam. ‘Free to Play’ is slated for screening on March 19, about a month from now.

AMD Loses Market Share to NVIDIA and Intel

AMD Loses Market Share to NVIDIA and Intel

NEWS  /  21 Feb 2014  /  8 weeks ago

According to Jon Peddie Research, AMD has lost significant ground in the GPU market, losing over 10% in market share in the past quarter.

Success Turns to Hatred: Flappy Bird Developer to Take Down App Very Soon

Success Turns to Hatred: Flappy Bird Developer to Take Down App Very Soon

NEWS  /  09 Feb 2014  /  10 weeks ago

If you haven't downloaded Flappy Bird, you may want to do so by the end of today as Vietnamese developer Dong Nguyen has decided to take down the app. Read on to find out why.

CM Storm Mizar Gaming Mouse Unleashed

CM Storm Mizar Gaming Mouse Unleashed

NEWS  /  07 Feb 2014  /  10 weeks ago

Equipped with an Avago 9800 laser sensor, the new 8200dpi Mizar Gaming Mouse lets you adjust between four DPI levels using on-the-fly buttons, and incorporates a natural contoured grip, with reinforced rubber pads on both sides for added control. Pre-order now and you could walk away with an exclusive Gaming Backpack. Full details inside.

Struck Gold: Flappy Bird Takes in US$50,000 a Day in Ad Revenue

Struck Gold: Flappy Bird Takes in US$50,000 a Day in Ad Revenue

NEWS  /  06 Feb 2014  /  10 weeks ago

Indie smash hit game "Flappy Bird" racks up roughly US$50,000 a day on average from in-game ads, while its developer ponders on a possible sequel.

Prolink Ega Gaming Mouse Announced, Features Rapid Fire Button

Prolink Ega Gaming Mouse Announced, Features Rapid Fire Button

NEWS  /  05 Feb 2014  /  10 weeks ago

Named after the Lasiurus Ega, the Prolink Ega sports a illuminated golden-yellow breathing LED design, and comes with features that suit both role-playing (RPG) and first-person shooter (FPS) gamers.

AMD Catalyst 14.1 Beta Drivers Announced, a Must-Have for Mantle API Support

AMD Catalyst 14.1 Beta Drivers Announced, a Must-Have for Mantle API Support

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2014  /  10 weeks ago

AMD has released the Catalyst 14.1 beta drivers, with support for the Mantle API. For a start, the new drivers are touted to deliver a more fluid gaming experience for Mantle-based game titles.

Microsoft Rumors Suggest White Xbox One, Disc-less Xbox One and an April Release for Singapore

Microsoft Rumors Suggest White Xbox One, Disc-less Xbox One and an April Release for Singapore

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2014  /  10 weeks ago

According to rumors, Microsoft is planning on release two new variants of the Xbox One console later this year. In addition, the months of April and October will see the console being launched in more countries.

A feature on SanDisk Extreme II SSD (240GB)

The Great High-end SSD Shootout (2014 Edition)

FEATURE  /  28 Jan 2014

Around this time last year, we brought to you our first ever high-end SSD shootout which pitted the latest and greatest SSDs that were in the market against each other. This year, we've refreshed the shootout with several high profile candidates from Samsung, Plextor, Corsair, OCZ and more doing battle. Find out who emerged victorious!

Gigabyte Adds Brix Gaming to Its Lineup of Compact PC Kits

Gigabyte Adds Brix Gaming to Its Lineup of Compact PC Kits

NEWS  /  27 Jan 2014  /  11 weeks ago

Powering on an AMD A8-5557M APU with the AMD Radeon R9 M275X discrete graphics processor, the Gigabyte Brix Gaming supports both mSATA SSD and standard 2.5-inch SATA hard drive installations, and features both Mini DisplayPort and HDMI ports on the rear panel, enabling simultaneous dual display connectivity.

Corsair Obsidian 250D Mini-ITX PC Casing review

Corsair Obsidian Series 250D - A No Compromise Mini-ITX Casing

REVIEW  /  21 Jan 2014

First seen at CES 2014, the Corsair Obsidian Series 250D is positioned as a no compromise Mini-ITX casing for enthusiasts and gamers. We try it out for ourselves to see if you can build a serious gaming rig with it.

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