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AMD R9 290X Pictures Leaked

Alleged pictures of AMD’s upcoming high-end graphics card have been leaked to the web over the weekend. The images posted show the whole card with heatsink removed, making it easy to spot the resemblance with HD 7970 cards. Read More

STEIGER DYNAMICS Introduces LEET Monochrome Gaming HTPC

STEIGER DYNAMICS, maker of some very nice looking home theater PCs, is introducing a limited edition free add-on to its existing line of custom built computers. The LEET Monochrome Limited Edition Gaming HTPC focuses on increasing the aesthetics of its already attractive product lines while packing serious computing power for the enthusiast gaming needs in the living room. Read More

AMD Confirms Hawaii is 28nm

Talking to Forbes, VP and General Manager of AMD’s Graphics Business Unit, Matt Skynner, confirmed a couple details about the upcoming enthusiast level GPU from AMD. The new GPU and graphics cards built around it will show up in the last quarter of 2013, as expected. Read More

FinalWire Updates AIDA64 Benchmarking Software to v3.20

Today Budapest-based software company FinalWire announced the availability of the latest iteration of AIDA64 stress-testing and benchmarking software. The new v3.20 adds compatibility for newer hardware and software used by consumers and professionals. Read More

Cooler Master Introduces HAF Stacker "Stackable" Cases

Cooler Master needs no introduction in the enthusiast computing market. Today, the company introduces its HAF Stacker Series cases, the world’s first “stackable mod-tower” chassis, as they like to call it themselves. The new design uses a rail system to stack cases in two easy steps and let the user arrange any number of cases together, in any configuration. Read More

G.SKILL To Attend IDF 2013, Showing Next Generation Memory

G.Skill passed along a bit of news this morning in the form of a press release, so we thought we’d share it with our readers.. Always looking to push memory performance to the next level, G.Skill’s first visit to the Intel Developer Forum will showcase their high performance Quad Channel DDR3 memory and give us some insight into their future plans for upcoming DDR4 memory.

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Intel Upcoming 9-series Chipset Won't Support Haswell

Website Xbit Labs reports that upcoming Intel chipsets for mainstream desktop processors will implement support for yet-unnamed “Haswell Refresh” CPU and future Broadwell parts. Other information leaked points to the fact that those new chipsets will not support current Haswell processors, thus effectively making the 8-series motherboards single generation products with no upgrade path. Read More

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