From the monthly archives:

May 2013

ASUS PQ321 31.5-Inch 4K Ultra HD Monitor

by Isaiah on May 31, 2013

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ASUS is proud to introduce their newest 4K ultra HD monitor, the PQ321. Adopting the cutting-edge IGZO panel technology, this 31.5-inch LED-backlight monitor provides 3840 x 2160 4K resolution with 16:9 aspect ratio, 350 cd/m2 brightness, 8ms response time and 176/176 degree viewing angles. It also comes with two built-in 2W stereo speakers, Picture-by-Picture support, 1x DisplayPort and 2x HDMI ports. ASUS will exhibit the PQ321 at Computex 2013 in Taipei. [ASUS]

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 Graphics Card

by Isaiah on May 31, 2013

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NVIDIA hits back with their new GeForce GTX 770 graphics card. Powered by NVIDIA’s 28nm GK104 GPU, this high performance graphics card packs a 1536 CUDA Cores, a 256-bit memory interface, a core clock of 1046MHz (1085 Boost Clock) and a 2GB of GDDR5 memory set @ 7010MHz, and features 2x DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort outputs. The GeForce GTX 770 will retail for $399. [NVIDIA]

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Buffalo has unveiled another one of its upcoming 2-port AC outlet USB charger, the BSMPBAC03. This travel-friendly USB charger has two USB 5V output ports (3A maximum output), a status LED in each port for checking the current amount is installed and comes with a retractable plug that plugs directly into a household AC outlet. The BSMPBAC03 will hit the market from mid-June for 3,780 Yen (about $37) in black and white color options. [Buffalo]

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Here’s the newest member to Logitec’s portable Blue-ray writer line-up, the LBD-PMG6U3V. Measuring 136mm x 142mm x 19mm and weighing 300g, this slim drive features a USB 3.0 connection interface, BDXL support and promises to provide write speeds of up to 6x for BD-R (SL/DL). The LBD-PMG6U3V will begin shipping from mid-June for 14,112 Yen (about $139) in black, red and silver color options. [Logitec]

Kingston SSDNow KC300 SSDs

by Isaiah on May 31, 2013

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Kingston has announced a new line of SSDs, the SSDNow KC300. Coming in capacities ranging from 60GB to 480GB, these 2.5-inch SSDs are equipped with a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a SandForce SF-2281 controller, a MTBF of 1 million hours and can deliver read and write speeds of up to 525MB/s and 500MB/s, respectively. Prices unannounced yet. [Kingston]