Corsair Force Series 3 SSD Launched

by Johan on May 16, 2011

Corsair Force Series 3 SSD Launched

Corsair today announced the availability of the Force Series 3 family of solid-state drives. The Corsair Force Series 3 features the highest performance version of the latest-generation SandForce SF-2281 SSD processor with read and write speeds of up to 550 MB/s and 520 MB/s, respectively. The device also offers an impressive 85000K IOPS for measurably faster system response, boot times and application load times than SATA 2 solid-state drives. The Corsair Force Series 3 SSD comes in 60GB ($139), 120GB ($219) and 240GB ($499) of storage capacities. [Corsair]

Gigabyte Radeon HD 6770 Graphics Card

Gigabyte has begun selling their newest passively-cooled cooled graphics card in Japan, the Radeon HD 6770 (codenamed GV-R677SL-1GD). Specs-wise, the card integrates 800 Stream Processors, a 128-bit memory interface, a GPU clock of 850MHz, a 1GB of GDDR5 VRAM set @ 4800MHz and features a Silent Cell passive cooling solution. Not only that, the card also supports all the latest technology including AMD Eyefinity, CrossFireX and Avivo HD, and has DVI, HDMI as well as DisplayPort connectors. The Radeon HD 6770 sells for 15,000 Yen (about $185). [Gigabyte]

Adata S511 SSD With SATA 3 Interface

by Johan on May 16, 2011

Adata S511 SSD With SATA 3 Interface

Adata today unveiled its new solid state drive, the Adata S511. Based on the latest SATA 6Gb/s interface, the drive utilizes the new generation SandForce SF-2200 series chip that provides 550/520MB read and write speeds respectively, with 4K random write speeds as high as 60,000 IOPS in real world testing. The Adata S511 will be available in 60GB, 120GB, 240GB and 480GB of storage capacities. [Product Page]

Wind Energy Watch By Julien Moise

by Johan on May 16, 2011

Wind Energy Watch By Julien Moise

Julien Moise has designed the Wind Energy Watch that uses the wearer’s own renewable wind energy to power its icy blue display. To read the time, the user simply blows on the propeller mechanism to generate enough electricity to activate a short visual sequence. Watch the video after the jump to get more details. Read more

Xigmatek D1612 Tituli Notebook Cooler

Xigmatek’s brand new notebook cooler ‘D1612 Tituli’ has finally been shipped in Europe. Available via CaseKing.de, this new USB-powered cooler supports for all notebooks up to 15-inch in size and comes equipped with a black metal mesh, two USB 2.0 ports and one 160mm fan that operates at 900 RPM. The Xigmatek D1612 Tituli sells for 19.90 Euro (about $28). [Product Page]