Saturday, October 10, 2015
News Filter
Breaking News
3Q15 Hard Disk Drive Shipments Report
Japanese Fund may Invest In Sharp: report
ASUS Upgrades Its ROG Gaming Lineup
ITC Says Samsung Did Not infringe Nvidia's Patents
ARCHOS and Sikur Ensure Your Privacy with GranitePhone
Firefox To Switch Away From Plugins
Apple Removes Apps From Online Store
PC Shipments Kept Falling In 3Q
Home > News > PC Parts
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News
Saturday, October 10, 2015
IDC's preliminary 3Q15 worldwide HDD shipment results indicate the HDD industry shipped 116.8 million units to 119.3 million units. This equates to approximately 132,000PB shipped in 3Q15, an 8.0% increase quarter over quarter, but down by 6.5% year over year.
ASUS on Friday announced in a San Fransciso event a new arsenal of Republic of Gamers hardware catering for elite desktop and mobile PC gamer.
Friday, October 09, 2015
Research firms Gartner and International Data Corp (IDC) said worldwide shipments of personal computers fell 7.7 percent and 10.8, respectively in the third quarter, as a stronger dollar made them costlier.
Qualcomm is looking to expand beyond the mobile-phone chip market it leads, and on Thursday demonstrated a product designed for server computers.
Thursday, October 08, 2015
Samsung's supersized tablet with an 18.4-inch screen has cleared the FCC database, and is branded for launch on AT&T.
Lite-On Storage Group debuts its next generation EP2 NVMe M.2 PCIe Gen 3x4 storage solution at Dell World 2015 in Austin, Texas.
SanDisk is partnering with HP to collaborate to advance next eneration Memristor and ReRAM memory techhnologies.
IBM is targetting Intel with its new Linux LC servers that are supposed to perform data analytics workloads faster and cheaper than a comparable x86-based server.
Sony has completed the acquisition of belgian Softkinetic Systems S.A. after reaching an agreement with the company and its major shareholders.
Dell on Wednesday showcased in a New York City event several new XPS devices, optimized especially for Windows 10.
Wednesday, October 07, 2015
HP today announced more than a dozen new products, including an enhanced convertible, a detachable, 3D experiences and a one-of-a-kind curved all-in-one.
Tuesday, October 06, 2015
On the heels of its recent business expansion oversees, VAIO Corp. launched its VAIO Z Canvas, a high performance, convertible PC with a stylus.
Friday, October 02, 2015
Improvements in batteries haven’t kept pace with big advances in other aspects of computers and devices, such as faster processers and better screens. So researchers at Microsoft worked on a new approach to extending gadget battery life.
Thursday, October 01, 2015
AMD will cut approximately 5% of its global workforce as part of a restructuring plan announced late September, the company said in a regulatory filing on Thursday.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Samsung's SE370 is the world?s first monitor with an integrated wireless charging function for compatible mobile devices.
Shuttle's NC01U model, available in four versions, are 29 mm slim barebones based on the latest Broadwell generation of Intel processors ranging from Celeron, Core i3, Core i5 to even Core i7.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
AMD today introduced its most powerful line of AMD PRO A-Series mobile and desktop processors (formerly codenamed "Carrizo PRO" and "Godavari PRO").
Logitech's new G410 Atlas Spectrum TKL Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is featuring the company's Romer-G mechanical switches, offering 25 percent faster actuation than standard mechanical keyboards.
Monday, September 28, 2015
LG Electronics announced the launch of its LG gram series of llaptops. Lighter than the MacBook Air, they are available now at Microsoft stores across the U.S. as well as online at Microsoft Store and Amazon.
Friday, September 25, 2015
Responding to recent press reports and social media discussion, Lenovo admitted that it is collecting user data on its computers, including ThinkPad, ThinkCentre, and ThinkStation devices.
Intel has released a firmware update for the 750 Series SSDs that should improve your computers boot time.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
The global installed base of tablets will become the next unexpected victim as shipments of larger slate devices continue their decline, according to ABI Research.
Chinese Xiaomi has been expanding its product lines from mobile devices to include tablets, TVs, STBs, headsets, smart bracelets and financial products. But the company will also reelase its first notebook next year.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
ASUS today announced Z170I Pro Gaming, a new mini-ITX gaming motherboard with SupremeFX audio, Intel Gigabit Ethernet with ASUS-exclusive LANGuard and GameFirst to eliminate lag, plus multiple technologies to boost gaming performance.
Intel today unveiled the Intel Solid State Drive DC P3608 Series, its highest performing SSD for the Data Center.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Toshiba today announced the successor to its Chromebook 2 - now available with a 5th Gen Intel Core i3 or Celeron processor and up to 4GB of RAM.
HP's new enterprise class LaserJet printers have been designed to deliver protection against malicious attacks featuring protection down to the BIOS level.
Samsung Electronics today introduced the Samsung 950 PRO solid state drive (SSD), based on vertical NAND (V-NAND) technology and designed for high-performance consumer and business laptops and PCs.
Thursday, September 17, 2015 introduced on Thursday new tablets including a models priiced as low as $50, along with a new Fire TV designed to take on Apple TV.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Scythe has announced the third version of it's "Grand Kama Cross" Top-Flow CPU cooler. New Scythe Grand Kama Cross 3 is based on the same X-Structure concept as the predecessor, allowing efficient cooling of both the CPU and the surrounding components.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
On September 3, 2015 at IFA, Toshiba announced a lineup of new Windows PCs. One of which was the Toshiba Satellite Click 10 Detachable 2-in-1 PC that became available in Europe. Starting today the Satellite Click 10 is available for purchase to those in the US.
Kingston's HyperX today launched the HyperX Savage DDR4 memory.
Monday, September 14, 2015
Microsoft has sent out invitations on Monday for an event on Oct. 6, where it is expected to unveil new devices that run on Windows 10, its latest operating system.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Seagate Technology Plc on Thursday said it planned to cut 1,050 jobs as part of a restructuring program.
AMD's next-generation Zen architecture is expected to arrive not earlier than the fourth quarter of 2016, in what could be a rather late arrival for the company in order to maintain a competitive position.
ASUS today announced Strix Raid DLX, Strix Raid Pro, and Strix Soar, gaming sound cards that deliver high-definition 192kHz/24-bit audio, 7.1-channel surround-sound, and Perfect Voice noise-cancellation technology.
Today Logitech announced the Logitech CREATE Keyboard Case for iPad Pro, developed with Apple to leverage the new Smart Connector.
Wednesday, September 09, 2015
Apple's new 12.9-inch iPad Pro is shipping soon and offers a larger display for enjoying entertainment and productivity apps, a digital pencil and plenty of power under the hood in order to support apps tailored to professionals.
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
Microsoft and Dell are partnering to deliver Windows 10 devices and services and support to enterprise customers.
The official Raspberry Pi touch display is on sale today, priced at $60.
ZOTAC ramps up the gaming power with the MAGNUS EN970 series - a portable PC for gamers.
G-Technology has announced four new products in its Evolution Series, a flexible ecosystem of docking stations and interchangeable and expandable external hard drives and accessories. plans to release a $50 tablet in time for the holiday season, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Monday, September 07, 2015
ASUS today announced G11, a high-performance gaming desktop aimed at casual gamers. The Tawinese games also announced the H170 Pro Gaming and B150 Pro Gaming D3, two new ATX motherboards packed with gaming-related features.
Friday, September 04, 2015
GIGABYTE is the first to bring Thunderbolt 3 to the desktop PC by launching the GIGABYTE Z170X-UD5 TH motherboard with support for the 6th Generation Intel Core processors.
Wacom launched at IFA the next generation of its Intuos product family. The new range of Intuos Pen & Touch tablets consists of four models: Intuos Art, Intuos Comic, Intuos Photo and Intuos Draw (pen only).
Thursday, September 03, 2015
Barnes & Noble, in conjunction with Samsung, today announced the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, an 8-inch tablet blending Samsung’s design and power with NOOK’s reading and entertainment experience.
Toshiba Europe announced at IFA three new devices, the Toshiba Satellite Radius 12, a 12.5 inch Ultra HD convertible PC, the Toshiba Satellite Radius 14, and the Toshiba Satellite Click 10 detachable PC.
Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Lenovo unveiled three different models of the Yoga tablets that pack a projector inside the hinge and two tablet-sized smartphones at the IFA conference in Berlin Wednesday.
Today, Acer unveiled a new lineup of powerful PCs including the Predator 15 and 17 gaming notebooks, a refresh to their Aspire V Nitro Series Notebooks and a stylish Aspire V 13 Notebook, the new Aspire R 13 Convertible Notebook and two new desktops, the Aspire U5 Series and the Revo Build Series. Acer also announced two new phones, the Liquid M330 and the Liquid M320 both of which will run Windows 10 Mobile.
ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih today revealed details of the company’s latest innovations in mobile, wearable and home computing technology, plus the latest gaming products from ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG), in a pre-IFA 2015 press event held at the Bolle Meierei, in Berlin, Germany.
Lenovo today announced at IFA in Berlin seven new desktops, laptops and tablets across its Ideacentre and ideapad sub-brands. The fresh portfolio of devices include the new ideapad MIIX 700 2-in-1 tablet, new ideacentre AIO 700 desktop and five new laptops – ideapad 300 and 500 and their thinner and lighter cousins ideapad 100S.
Toshiba announced its new Satellite Radius 12 convertible laptop today, along with internal hard disk drive upgrades and new SSDs.
MMD, the technology company and brand license partner for Philips Monitors and QD Vision have joined forces to bring the first quantum dot desktop monitor to Europe.
Western Digital today introduced the My Book Pro storage device, providing professionals who must manage large amounts of digital content with up to 435 MB/s transfer rates on WD’s fastest external storage solution yet.
Today Intel officially introduced the 6th Gen Intel Core processor family, saying that they are the best processors ever.
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Seagate has achieved a milestone in areal density with a new hard disk that can offer as much as 2TB of capacity in a slim 7mm package. The company also unveiled its new portfolio of 8TB high capacity drives.
WD today introduced enhancements to WD?s family of My Cloud personal storage devices, including a new My Cloud OS 3 operating system, Software Developer Kit (SDK) enabling enhanced app integration and a dual-drive My Cloud Mirror personal cloud storage.
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Alienware today announced its new portfolio of products, featuring the next generation Alienware X51 gaming desktop, updated Alienware 13, 15 and 17 notebooks, and, back for a limited time, the Alienware 18 notebook.
After a painful first quarter, stakeholders in the markets for workstations and professional GPUs were looking for far healthier results in Q2'15. According to the market and technology research firm, Jon Peddie Research (JPR), they got both, as the industry breathed a collective sigh of relief over a significant rebound in shipment volume.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
ASUS today announced TUF Sabertooth Z170 Mark 1, a tough new ATX motherboard with many exclusive TUF features, including TUF Thermal Armor and TUF Fortifier technologies, TUF ICe, TUF Thermal Radar 2 and TUF Detective 2 for ultimate cooling, strength and easy monitoring and control.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Worldwide PC shipments are expected to fall by -8.7% in 2015 and not stabilize until 2017 due to a large inventory of notebooks and the impact of a strong dollar, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker.
The storage capacity of SSDs will become much larger than that of HDDs, according to a Toshiba executive.
Monday, August 24, 2015
AMD is detailing the engineering accomplishments behind the performance and energy efficiency of the new Accelerated Processing Unit (APU), codenamed "Carrizo," and the new AMD Radeon R9 Fury family of GPUs, codenamed "Fiji," at the annual Hot Chips symposium starting today.
LG Electronics will unveil the best model of its G Pad tablet series at the IFA trade show in Berlin next week. LG's latest tablet, the G Pad II 10.1, is more powerful and has a better screen than its predecessor.
Friday, August 21, 2015
Hewlett-Packard (HP) reported a drop in revenue for the fourth straight quarter, hurt by weak PC sales and lower demand for its services.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Seagate is leading an effort to drive open-source standards for Kinetic hard drives. The company is joined by storage competitors Toshiba and WD, as well as Red Hat, Cisco, Dell, NetApp, Huawei and other tech powerhouses.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
VAIO computers are returning to US shores, with the first product built under Sony's former PC brand - the VAIO Canvas Z - scheduled to go on sale in October this year.
Intel has not officially released the new Skylake CPUS at IDF but talked about its 6th generation CPU. Besides being faster and using less power than its predecessors, Skylake chips can drive multiple 4K displays, feature new instructions to speed up security operations, and even hardened memory defenses.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Samsung today announced a new suite of slim USB Flash Drives (UFD) available in three ergonomic form factors, each equipped with robust Samsung NAND flash technology.
WD today announced the expansion of its WD Black and WD Red Pro lines of hard drives up to 6 TB capacity.
In the opening address at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF), Intel CEO Brian Krzanich highlighted new products, tools and programs that support the personalization of computing and described the trends creating new opportunities for developers across a breadth of technologies.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Tech licensing company Rambus plans to start selling chips under its own brand, a move aimed at reducing its dependence on income from litigation to defend its patents.
IBM on Monday launched LinuxONE, a Linux-only mainframe server series.
Friday, August 14, 2015
Google on Thursday showed off changes it had made to Chrome, its operating system for business computing, and Dell announced new Chromebooks.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Samsung recently hijacked Windows' update process and faced criticism. Now Lenovo seems to have done somthing similar, as some Lenovo PCs running Windows 7 and 8 had firmware that automatically downloaded and installed Lenovo's own update software on boot, overwriting a Windows system file.
Chromebook sales through the U.S. B2B channels increased 43 percent during the first half of 2015, helping to keep overall B2B PC and tablet sales from falling, according to data released by NPD.
SanDisk today announced its new CloudSpeed Ultra Gen. II SATA SSD for cloud service provider (CSP) and software-defined storage (SDS) vendor environments.
Samsung is adding three TCO-optimized, high-performance SSDs, based on 3-dimensional (3D) Vertical NAND (V-NAND) technology, to its portfolio of advanced enterprise and data center SSDs in the US. The drives are available now.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Seagate announced today at the Flash Memory Summit conference the new Nytro XF1440 2.5", Nytro XM1440 M.2 non-volatile memory express (NVMe) Solid State Drives (SSDs) and the Nytro XP6500 Flash Accelerator Card.
Lenovo today unveiled the beginning of a new family of mobile workstation innovations, the ThinkPad P50 and P70, at the SIGGRAPH 2015 Conference and Exhibition.
Samsung Electronics has begun mass producing its first 256-gigabit (Gb), three-dimensional (3D) Vertical NAND (V-NAND) flash memory based on 48 layers of 3-bit multi-level-cell (MLC) arrays for use in solid state drives (SSDs).
The Storage Products Business Unit of Toshiba announced three families of PCIe 1 (Peripheral Component Interconnect Express) solid state drive (SSD) products using NVMe 2 (Non-Volatile Memory Express) protocol, targeted for various applications including high performance notebooks; tablets; and server and storage applications.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Japanese memory module and NAND storage manufacturer ATP announced an license agreement with Micron Technology to support legacy DRAM modules (SDR/DDR) previously manufactured by Micron.

Building upon last-year's record-breaking three million I/O per second Phase Change Memory (PCM) demonstration, HGST, in collaboration with Mellanox Technologies, is showcasing a PCM-based, RDMA-enabled in-memory compute cluster architecture that delivers DRAM-like performance at a lower cost of ownership with greater scalability.

Saturday, August 08, 2015
Intel's Xeon processors have powered servers for years, but their performance and security features are also coming to notebooks soon.
Friday, August 07, 2015
An old design flaw in the x86 processor architecture could allow attackers to install a rootkit in the low-level firmware of computers, a security researcher said Thursday.
Thursday, August 06, 2015
Lite-On's next generation EP series, the EP2 M.2 with NVMe protocol, will be presented at Flash Memory Summit 2015 in Santa Clara, California.
Lenovo took the top spot from Apple in the PC market (desktops, notebooks and tablets) in Q2 2015, according to data released by Canalys.
Toshiba has developed the first 16-die (max.) stacked NAND flash memory utilizing Through Silicon Via (TSV) technology. The prototype will be shown at Flash Memory Summit 2015, to be held from August 11 to 13 in Santa Clara, USA.
Today Acer announced the release of the Acer Predator G6-710 gaming desktop, the first in a series of unveilings of Acer?s game changing Predator range during Gamescom.
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Intel has announced its first 6th generation Core processors codenamed "Skylake" along with the Z170 Express chipset at Gamescom, but detailed information will not be available before the end of this month.
Project Tango Tablet Development Kits are available in South Korea and Canada starting today, and on August 26, will be available in Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
Acer announced its online-oriented Aspire One Cloudbook 11 and 14, powered by Windows 10.
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Following the launch of Windows 10 last week, Microsoft announced new and updated PC accessories that take advantage of the latest Windows 10 features and functionality.
Seagate Technology has made available the 1200.2 Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) Solid State Drive (SSD), the first product to result from a strategic alliance between Seagate and Micron Technology announced earlier this year.
Toshiba had announced its next generation of enterprise solid state drives (eSSDs) for the PX Series and also unveiled the first 256-gigabit (32gigabytes) 48-layer BiCS flash memory device that deploys 3-bit-per-cell (triple-level cell, TLC) technology.
Monday, August 03, 2015
While most Noctua heatsinks support Intel's Skylake's LGA1151 socket out of the box, Noctua has confirmed that older models can be upgraded with the NM-i115x kit at no additional cost.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
G.SKILL announced the first retail memory kit to break through the 4000MHz barrier and two new memory series - the Trident Z and Ripjaws V series - with updated performance specifications designed for the latest 6th generation Intel Core Processors and Z170 motherboards.

All News...

Latest Reviews
Toshiba Exceria Pro 64GB SDXC UHS-II review
Toshiba FlashAir III 32GB SDHC review
AMD Radeon R7 240GB SSD review
Zidoo X9 Media Player review
Toshiba TransMemory Pro 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review
Crucial MX200 500GB SSD review
Crucial BX100 1TB SSD review
OCZ Arc 100 240GB SSD review
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .