From the monthly archives:

February 2011

Do you still remember the AMD Radeon HD 6990 graphics card that we posted earlier this year? The company has recently announced the availability of this new graphics card. The AMD Radeon HD 6990 will be shipped on March 8, 2011. The Radeon HD 6990 features 3072 stream processors, a 4GB memory, dual-link DVI, four mini DisplaPort 1.2, and support for 4-GPU CrossFireX. This graphics card provides up to 6.0 TFLOPS of single precision and 1.5 TFLOPS of double precision, 307.2 GB/s bandwidth and TDP of 300W. [techPowerUp]

Gigabyte M7650 Ultra-optical Wireless Mouse

by Johan on February 28, 2011

If you are searching for a new optical wireless mouse, then the Gigabyte M7650 might be the best answer for you. The Gigabyte M7650 Ultra-optical Wireless mouse can work well on almost any surfaces including granite, tile, wood, and glossy table. Available in black or white, the mouse comes equipped with a 2.4GHz wireless technology, a 1000dpi sensitivity, 5 programmable buttons and a nano receiver. It uses a couple of AAA batteries that provide enough juice for up to 5-month. No word on pricing at this moment. Read more

A company called TazTag will introduce its new Android-powered tablet at CeBIT 2011. Dubbed as the TazPad, this tablet has a 7-inch color screen with multitouch capacity, HDMI output, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC and ZigBee (as do all TazTag products). Other features include a camera, a GPS device and an accelerometer. The company will release the TazPad in the second quarter of 2011. [TazTag]

Lenovo 65W AC Adapter Provides Extra USB Ports

by Johan on February 28, 2011

The Lenovo 65W is not an ordinary AC adapter because it comes equipped with a USB hub for your peripherals. The device offers four USB ports. Three USB ports offer standard USB data transfer and charging capability, while a fourth dedicated power port charges devices, such as cell phones or PMPs. Simply plug in the USB cable to access a mouse, printer, headphones, and other USB devices. The Lenovo 65W AC adapter is compatible with 65W and 90W ThinkPad laptops. If you are interested, you can purchase the Lenovo 65W AC adapter with USB hub for $74.99 at the Lenovo online store. [Product Page]

Active Media Products Outs Predator V3 SSDs

by Isaiah on February 28, 2011

Active Media Products is bringing you their newest line of SSDs called the Predator V3. Available in both 64GB and 128GB sizes, these 2.5-inch SSDs are equipped with MLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a Marvell 88SS9174 (codename Van Gogh) controller, a 128MB of cache memory, TRIM support and promise to provide read/write speeds of up to 360/100 MB/s (64GB model) and 410/200 MB/s (128GB model), respectively. The 64GB and 128GB models are priced at $199 and $339, respectively. [AMP]