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RHA CA-200 Black Noise Isolating Headphones @ Benchmark Reviews
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 9:02A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Since its conception Benchmark Reviews' primary focus has been on consumer and enthusiast PC hardware, and now with the proliferation of mobile computing and gadgets it was only a matter of time before that focus shifted slightly. Today we will be taking a look at a set of RHA CA-200 Black Headphones from Reid Heath Acoustics. Available now for a mere $29.95, the CA-200's claim to offer high quality and performance at a low cost. Features include; 40mm mylar drivers, neodymium magnet and CCAW voice coils, 3.5mm gold plated connections, an "ErgoFit system" which allows the ear cup to pivot on multiple axes, and most importantly - a detachable braided cable. Please join us as we analyze the performance, comfort, aesthetics and functions of the RHA CA-200 Black Headphones.
  FULL STORY @ BENCHMARKREVIEWS

Google Nexus 10 Android Tablet Review
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 9:00A | Notebooks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With the release of the Nexus 7 not only did Google show that Android can be competitive on a small tablet, but they also beat the iPad mini to sale by several months, giving time for the Nexus 7 to gain a foothold in the market. Fast forward to today and Google's set their sights even higher: right into the 10" tablet fray where the iPad dominates. On paper the Nexus 10 is impressive with a Retina Display beating 10" 2560x1600 display, a brand new Exynos 5 dual core processor, Android 4.2 Jellybean and a very competitive price of only $400. Taken as a whole with the Nexus branding which practically guarantees future updates, the Samsung built and Google branded Nexus 10 checks a lot of the right boxes...
  FULL STORY @ HOTHARDWARE

[Tech ARP] Mobile CPU Comparison Guide Rev. 9.1
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 5:31A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
There are so many mobile CPU models that it has become quite impossible to keep up with the different models or even remember their specifications! Therefore, we decided to compile this guide to provide an easy reference for those who are interested in comparing the specifications of the various mobile CPUs in the market, as well as those already obsolescent or obsolete. Currently covering *784 mobile CPUs*, this comprehensive comparison will allow you to easily compare *up to 19 different specifications*for each and every CPU! Here are the latest updates in Revision 9.1 : *- Added the Intel Core i7-3632QM quad-core processor. - Added the Intel Core i3-2328M dual-core processor. - Added the Intel Celeron 887 dual-core processor. - Added the Intel Celeron 877 dual-core processor. - Added the Intel Celeron B830 dual-core processor. - Added the Intel Celeron B820 dual-core processor. - Added the Intel Celeron 807 processor. - Added the Intel Celeron B730 processor. - Added the Intel Atom Z2760 dual-core processor. - Added the Intel Atom Z2460 dual-core processor. - Corrected the Socket specification for the Intel Core i7-3612QM quad-core processor.*"
  FULL STORY @ TECHARP.COM

SSD NEWS: OCZ Vector SSD Review - Indilinx Barefoot 3 Becomes Reality
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 4:17A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
To say the new OCZ Vector was a long time in the making would be an understatement as discussion over the development of this platform just might be one of the oldest SSD conversations to date.Today`s Vector release may mark the first major success story of OCZ` purchase of both Indilinx and PLX, this story born through development of their Barefoot 3 silicon and firmware. Follow along as we take a very close look at the OCZ Vector `Indilinx Infused` SSD."
  FULL STORY @ THESSDREVIEW.COM

Samsung 840 512GB SSD Review
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 4:10A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
A number of next-generation SSDs are coming to TweakTown this week. OCZ, Intel and Samsung and others will follow after CES. Today Chris tests Samsung`s low-cost 840 with TLC flash in the 500GB capacity size. Does TLC show the love or is this low-cost offering another low-budget blunder?"
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Preview: Gigabyte Z77X-UP7 @ Ocaholic
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 3:39A | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
These days all the big motherboard manufacturers have one or even more overclocking boards in their portfolio. Gigabyte tries to win overclockers hearts with their latest and greatest Z77X-UP7. This board has not only been equipped with a huge power design it comes also with a lot of other features for overclocking. For us this is reason enough to check how this board performs compared to the other contestants in our comparison lists."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

Roku LT Streaming Media Player Review - XSReviews
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 3:18A | Home Theatre | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In a little break away from computer hardware, we`re moving to the lounge today to look at the Roku LT: a streamingmedia player for your TV. Roku are a relative latecomer to this already busy market place, and have to fight with some big players like Apple with the aTV, so let`s see how they cope. A link to the article would be much appreciated."
  FULL STORY @ XSREVIEWS.CO.UK

 
CM Storm QuickFire TK Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review @ Techgage
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 3:11A | Peripherals | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Through its Storm product line, Cooler Master has introduced an entire family of gaming-oriented peripherals. Time to add one more member to the mechanical keyboard lineup: the QuickFire TK. Featuring a unique layout and a compact footprint, how well does the TK measure up to its heralded sisters? Read on to find out."
  FULL STORY @ TECHGAGE.COM

OCZ Vector SSD review
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 3:02A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
1.html,Let us review the all new OCZ Vector series SSD. OCZ has developed this product with their all new Indilinx Barefoot 3 controller 256GB of NAND flash memory. The end result is an SSD that is extremely fast and amongst the fastest we have ever tested. OCZ submitted the Vector 256GB model with impressive specs. The 256GB models have sustained read/write levels of 550 MB/sec and 530 MB/sec respectively. And with 4K random write performance estimated at 90~100 IOPS (input/output operations per second) it`s launching with the intent to impress alright."
  FULL STORY @ GURU3D.COM

OCZ Vector SSD Launch Review at Hardwareheaven.com
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 2:25A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Earlier this year we saw OCZ release the Vertex 4 and Agility 4 SSDs, a mix of Marvel and Indilinx inside they offered some impressive performance along with OCZs decent software suite and excellent support. Today sees the first product to market which combines the Indilinx and PLX teams knowhow. The Vector series of SSDs is, other than NAND flash, a 100% in house design and we will be putting it up against the best drives currently available from Samsung, Intel and OCZ themselves."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWAREHEAVEN.COM

OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Review
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 1:48A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
OCZ recaptures the performance lead and brings a new product line to market. Meet Vector, based on the Indilinx Barefoot 3 controller, Indilinx`s first new controller since the OCZ acquisition."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Review @ Hardware Canucks
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 1:10A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With the competition slowly overtaking their high-end Vertex 4, it was high time for OCZ to make introduce a revamped high end SSD lineup. That starts today with the Vector series. OCZ`s. By incorporating an in-house designed Barefoot 3 controller and fast NAND, this could be drive which puts OCZ back on the enthusiast map."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS.COM

OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Full Review - Indilinx zeroes in on the competition
     Wed, Nov 28 2012 | 12:33A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The OCZ Vector astonished me with its throughput, sheer IOPS performance, and low latency. Tackling the challenges of in-house production has definitely paid off for them. Provided the price remains as low as OCZ promises, I will be recommending the Vector to many a PC builder. OCZ products are not just for the early adopters and power users any more - the Vector appears to be a clear choice for the masses to enjoy."
  FULL STORY @ PCPER.COM

OCZ Vector 256GB Indilinx Barefoot 3 SSD Review @ Legit Reviews
     Tue, Nov 27 2012 | 11:56P | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
While we`ve only had the Vector 256GB drive with the Indilinx Barefoot 3 controller for a short time, we are very impressed with what OCZ has done. While 550MB/s reads and 530MB/s writes doesn`t break new ground with a number of drives on the market that match these specifications, the trick is to hit these throughputs, or close to it, consistently. We know that the SandForce controllers really take a performance hit on incompressible data but not so with the Barefoot 3..."
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS.COM

Logitech G710+ Mechanical Gaming Keyboard @ Benchmark Reviews
     Tue, Nov 27 2012 | 11:33P | Peripherals | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
After almost dying out, then re-emerging as boutique items for snobs, mechanical keyboards are experiencing a sudden surge in popularity as people realize the advantages they have in keyboard feel and longevity over the traditional rubber dome or membrane keyboards. After testing mechanical keyboards from Cooler Master, Corsair, Rosewill, and Thermaltake, Benchmark Reviews now has the opportunity to look at a mechanical keyboard from one of the largest keyboard vendors in the world, Logitech. Join me as I explore the features and capabilities of their new Logitech G710+ Mechanical Gaming Keyboard."
  FULL STORY @ BENCHMARKREVIEWS.COM

OCZ Vector 256 Gigabyte @ ocaholic
     Tue, Nov 27 2012 | 11:19P | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
After the Vertex 4 had been launched a few months ago, OCZ now releases their Vector drives. It is their very first consumer grade Solid State Drive which goes to market under the lead of OCZ`s new CEO - Ralph Schmidt. Furthermore OCZ say that the Vector is also their first SSD which is based on their own controller, which has been designed inhouse by their Indilinx team. We`re really curious if this drive is able to perform within the proclaimed specs. 550 MB/s sequential read, 530 MB/s sequential write and up to 100`000 IOPS, that`s quite something."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

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