Manufacturer: Silverstone

Introduction and Features

The SilverStone Zeus 850W power supply is targeted towards high-end power users and gamers who want a power supply with plenty of reserve capacity that can support up to four video cards.

Buying gifts for things that don't even exist yet

Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 9, 2006 - 03:22 PM |

Taking a page directly from Apple, Microsoft's Zune player will have a huge assortment of accessories you can buy for it.  You can even see a list of them over at CoolTechZone.  The only problem I can see is that you can't buy a Zune yet, so why shop for accessories?

Source: CoolTechZone

Koolance's redesigned watercooled case

Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 9, 2006 - 02:46 PM |

[H]ard|OCP reviews Koolance's new take on a watercooled case.  While many features were updated, it seems that the CPU waterblock hasn't changed in 4 years.  It does do well at giving you the ability to balance noise and cooling easily, so all is not lost.

Source: [H]ard|OCP


Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 8, 2006 - 02:59 PM |

Lake Forest, IL — (November 8, 2006) — BFG Technologies®, Inc., the leading North American and European NVIDIA® supplier of advanced 3D graphics cards, motherboards, power supplies and other PC enthusiast products, announced today the BFG NVIDIA GeForce® 8800 GTX 768MB PCI Express™ and BFG NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTS 640MB PCI Express™ graphics cards, the first with Microsoft® DirectX® 10 support.

A revealing PSU

Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 7, 2006 - 03:47 PM |

Enclosing the top of a PSU in see through acrylic makes the Apevia ATX-IB 680W PSU very unique.   Don't worry about the choice of materials, it does conform to "ATX12V v2.2 spec. Stating that in the event of a catastrophic failure the
unit must protect from Flame, Charred PCB, emission of molten material, and others
".  MODTHEBOX puts it to the test, to find out if it is as stable as it is attractive.


Ready for a change of phase?

Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 6, 2006 - 03:02 PM |

When watercooling just doesn't cut it anymore, many turn to Thermoelectric cooling, like the CoolIt Systems Freezone Peltier, that Lee just reviewed.  The other choice, at least without breaking out the liquid nitrogen, is to borrow technology from refrigerators, and get into phase changing.  WaterCooling 101 has just published a guide to phase change cooling, and explain what it is and how you go about doing it.

Manufacturer: Coolit Systems

Introduction and Features

The Freezone CPU Cooler from CoolIt Systems combines the features of an easy to install water-cooling system with multiple Peltier devices to produce a water-chiller that can deliver sub ambient cooling to your CPU.

A big case with a watercooler

Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 2, 2006 - 02:44 PM |

The Thermaltake Kandalf has been redesigned with a liquid cooling system and given a LCS moniker.  Tweaknews was really impressed with the original design, and it seems this new incarnation has learned a lot from it's predecessor.

Source: Tweaknews

OCZ Technology Enhances the Award-Winning GameXStream with 850 Watt

Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 1, 2006 - 06:01 PM |

Sunnyvale, CA-November 1, 2006-OCZ Technology Group, a worldwide leader in
innovative, ultra-high performance and high reliability memory and
components, today announced the addition of an 850W power supply to the
GameXStream family

Thermaltake updates the Big Typhoon

Subject: Cases and Cooling | October 31, 2006 - 03:59 PM |

Now ready for Socket AM-2, the Thermaltake Big Typhoon VX gives you even more control over fan speeds and noise.  It's performance blew ThinkComputers away.