From the monthly archives:

March 2011

Century Japan CMRK-S2OD Multipurpose Rack For HDD And ODD

Century Japan is ready to release the new CMRK-S2OD multipurpose rack for hard disk drive (HDD) or optical disk drive (ODD). This combo gadget is capable of storing up to two 2.5-inch SSD or HDD as well as an CD/DVD drive or a Blu-ray drive (ODD) in a single 5.25-inch desktop slot. The device connects to your PC motherboard via three dedicated SATA ports. No word on pricing at this moment. [Century Japan]

Continuance Rechargeable Battery With A USB Interface

The Continuance is a set of batteries with a USB interface on the side. Designed by Haimo Bao, Hailong Piao, Yuancheng, the battery can be recharged via a USB connection. You can also use this battery to recharge your gadgets via a USB port. In addition, the Continuance battery concept is an iF concept design entry for 2011. [Yanko]

Logitech LAN-WH450N/GR Wireless Router

by Johan on March 31, 2011

Logitech LAN-WH450N/GR Wireless Router

Logitech has introduced the new LAN-WH450N/GR wireless router that has a very unique tri-tenna design. This wireless router comes with all basics features found on nowadays router with UPnP, Dynamic DNS, etc. The Logitech LAN-WH450N/GR also supports the 5GHz bandwidth on IEEE 802.11a/n, allowing you to enjoy 450Mbps speed on compatible devices. The new Logitech LAN-WH450N/GR wireless router will start shipping in Japan in April and be available to purchase for around $230. [Akihabara]

SUNIX VGA2788 Super-Speed USB 3.0 Graphics Adapter

The SUNIX VGA2788 Super-Speed USB 3.0 graphics adapter provides a unique solution to add extra displays to a computer without using traditional graphics card. Users can instantly mirror or extend a desktop onto another display via standard HDMI, such as LCD, CRT, projector and plasma displays. For your info, the SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface is the next revolution in I/O interconnect standards that will deliver the bandwidth and features required by PCs, consumer electronics and communications devices. With 10 times faster throughput than USB 2.0 standard, the USB 3.0 Graphic adapter enhances better VGA performance effect and reduces CPU loading substantially. [Product Page]

Acer Aspire G3600 Predator Gaming Desktop PC

Already available in the US, Acer’s brand new gaming desktop PC ‘Aspire G3600 Predator‘ is finally making its way to European market in mid-April. The system will be sold for a retail price of 799 Euro (about $1,131). To remind you, the Aspire G3600 Predator packs a 2nd generation Core processor, a discrete graphics card from AMD or NVIDIA, up to 8GB RAM, up to 6TB of storage (via three 2TB hard drives), a DVD writer or Blu-ray drive, a multi-in-one card reader, Gigabit Ethernet, a USB 3.0 port (optional) and runs on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit OS. [Softpedia]