PCPer v4.0 Giveaway: OCZ Technology Vertex 2 120GB SSD!

Subject: Editorial, General Tech | April 18, 2011 - 11:11 AM |
Tagged: vertex, ssd, ocz, giveaway, contest

As you can no doubt tell, PC Perspective got a HUGE and much needed facelift over the weekend to what we are internally calling "PC Perspective v4.0".  I know there are still some kinks to work out and we are actively addressing any feedback from our readers in this comment thread.  

But we want to celebrate the launch of the new site in style!!  Some of our site sponsors have very generously offered up some prizes for us to give out throughout the coming days...

The first prize: a 120GB OCZ Technology Vertex 2 SSD!!

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What do you have to do to win this wonderful piece of hardware?

Couldn't be easier: post a comment in this post thanking OCZ for its sponsorship of PC Perspective and maybe include a thought or two on the new site design (compliments, constructive criticism, hate filled monologues, whatever).  You should probably have a registered account or at least be sure you include your email address in the appropriate field so we can contact you!

We will pick a winner tomorrow and move on to the next hardware that finds its way to PC Perspective offices.  Good luck and thanks for reading!!

April 18, 2011 | 01:25 PM - Posted by PJ (not verified)

I am a newbie to SSDs, so I look forward to an opportunity to try one out from OCZ! Thank you, OCZ.

The new PCPer website is far more streamlined and user friendly. The headlines and news story are now more organized and easier to find and read. With time, I think users will benefit from a more integrated experience offered by this new design in serving all the rich content from PCPer.

April 18, 2011 | 01:26 PM - Posted by patrobic

Thank you so much OCZ for supporting this really awesome PCPer website!!! You are wonderful guys for supporting such a great website!!! BTW the new design looks fabulous!!!

April 18, 2011 | 01:27 PM - Posted by skline3089

Thanks OCZ for helping keep the site up, as for the new design, still getting used to it but the old site did need a face lift and we will adapt soon enough.

April 18, 2011 | 01:28 PM - Posted by Patrick B (not verified)

OCZ makes some great SSD products, would love to have one in my system.

April 18, 2011 | 01:31 PM - Posted by sueppchen (not verified)

Great new site - uch better than the previous one. I like it. OCZ is a great company - it rocks!

April 18, 2011 | 01:31 PM - Posted by Rudi Pittman (not verified)

Thanks to OCZ and PCPer....keeps me informed and love the giveaways.

April 18, 2011 | 01:33 PM - Posted by mmettin

Thanks for being a sponsor

April 18, 2011 | 01:33 PM - Posted by Josh (not verified)

Thanks OCZ I have purchased your products for many builds in the past. PCPer, the new design is nice..looks much cleaner.

April 18, 2011 | 01:34 PM - Posted by Brian Miller (not verified)

Thanks, OCZ! I like the new layout of the PCPer site. Keep up the good work!

April 18, 2011 | 01:36 PM - Posted by robbadler (not verified)

OCZ, thank you for your devices, and for your patronage of excellent hardware review sites like PCPer.

April 18, 2011 | 01:37 PM - Posted by Peter S. (not verified)

Hey thanks OCZ for the support of PcPer. I think the new site is looking sharp. Keep up the great work, both of yall that is!

April 18, 2011 | 01:39 PM - Posted by Bobchr

Thanks to OCZ for sponsoring PC Perspective - a real service for your customers. The new site looks very good. I am looking forward to exploring it.

April 18, 2011 | 01:41 PM - Posted by Peter S. (not verified)

Thanks OCZ for supporting Pc Perspective. The site gets 2 thumbs up! Both OCZ and Pc Perspective keep up the great work!

April 18, 2011 | 01:42 PM - Posted by Conda77

New site could not be better. All the sponsors are great

April 18, 2011 | 01:45 PM - Posted by Mister (not verified)

Thanks a lot, OCZ! As for the website, I think having the login box to one side (or a javascript dropdown) would be better than having it inline with the rest of the sections. Right now, there's a large amount of blank space to the right of the login box that could be better utilized.

April 18, 2011 | 01:51 PM - Posted by Ryan Shrout

Either you are using AdBlock (shame on you!) or you aren't seeing what I am seeing...


April 18, 2011 | 01:49 PM - Posted by Johnny

The new site is WICKED! Love the color, style, and functionality! Great design work from all involved! Would be nice to have an easy to see one click link to the latest PC per podcast. Perhaps you could also slow down the page change in the main window as it cycles too fast to read through. I'm looking forward to the opportunity to win an OCZ Technology Vertex 2 120GB SSD! Thanks to OCZ and PC per for giving us all this opportunity! Good luck everyone!

April 18, 2011 | 01:50 PM - Posted by Ryan Shrout

This not "one click" enough?


It's a primary tab at the top of the site now.

April 18, 2011 | 01:54 PM - Posted by Johnny

Sorry Ryan, missed it in my excitement to enter the contest!

April 18, 2011 | 01:48 PM - Posted by beast2013

Thank you OCZ for sponsoring PC Per. The new website design looks a lot better and easier to navigate.

April 18, 2011 | 01:48 PM - Posted by Jason England (not verified)

Thanks OCZ for sponsoring PC Perspecitve, and the color scheme looks great very easy on the eyes.

April 18, 2011 | 01:50 PM - Posted by Mark (not verified)

+1 to OCZ! The site looks calm. O.o

April 18, 2011 | 01:52 PM - Posted by phillip mcclinton (not verified)

Great job guys. the site looks good. I like the design of it.Thank you OCZ for supporting PCPER. Keep up the good work, PCPER and OCZ.

April 18, 2011 | 02:02 PM - Posted by Patriot (not verified)

Thank you OCZ for sponsoring such a rockin site as pcper...

April 18, 2011 | 02:04 PM - Posted by sh4un

It looks good. Still trying to feel the new look out, but so far, Great.

April 18, 2011 | 02:04 PM - Posted by implode

Would love to win. Site is looking great.

April 18, 2011 | 02:26 PM - Posted by Eddie B (not verified)

Thanks OCZ! I bought a couple of these drives for work and would love to be able to put one in my machine at home.

Can we get an RSS feed of the "Latest News" section?

April 18, 2011 | 02:26 PM - Posted by Moose (not verified)

I love the new site design. Thank you very much OCZ for your support of PCPER.

April 18, 2011 | 02:27 PM - Posted by Robert (not verified)

Thank you OCZ for helping make PC Perspective possible! I have been considering buying an SSD and this definately is going ot help out. I love the layout of the site, and its articles.

April 18, 2011 | 02:28 PM - Posted by ReelTrouble

Thank you OCZ for sponsoring the PCPer. PCPer is always one of the first sites I check for tech information and reviews so it's good to see companies which I like sponsoring quality sites like PCPer.

As for the new website, I'm still getting used to it but my first impression of the redesign is that it's a little laggy. The lag's not terrible but there seems to be a sec or two for which my system becomes unresponsive when I initially load the page. That said, it's still much more responsive than the old website.

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