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Cooler Master Launches the New MasterBox Q500L

VENDOR: Cooler Master WEB: www.coolermaster.com

Cape Town, South Africa – Cooler Master, an award-winning PC components company, launches the new MasterBox Q500L. Deceptively small in stature yet surprisingly robust in features, the MasterBox Q500L supports a standard ATX motherboard and an ATX power supply in a highly compact layout.

GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS XTREME WATERFORCE Motherboard Wins 2019 Red Dot Design Award

VENDOR: GIGABYTE WEB: www.aorus.com

Taipei, Taiwan, March 29th, 2019 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, announced that the GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS XTREME WATERFORCE Motherboard has won a 2019 Red Dot Design Award, earning the approval of the evaluation committee for the motherboard’s cutting-edge design and Ultra Durable quality.

Robust, Full-Metal Water Blocks – EK-Velocity WS and EK-VRM ASUS ROG Dominus Extreme

VENDOR: EK Water Blocks WEB: EK-Velocity WS – Narrow ILM | EK-VRM ASUS ROG Dominus Extreme

EK Water Blocks, the leading premium computer liquid cooling gear manufacturer, is releasing the EK-Velocity WS, a robust premium grade water block for narrow ILM LGA 3647 (Socket P) Intel processors, and the EK-VRM ASUS ROG Dominus Extreme, a VRM water block tailor-made for the ROG Dominus Extreme motherboard. Both are all metal water blocks with nickel plated copper cold plates and nickel plated brass tops. No compromise on quality, durability, and performance!

Cooler Master Releases Gaming Keyboard with Aimpad: MK850

VENDOR: Cooler Master WEB: www.coolermaster.com

Cooler Master, a global leader in designing and manufacturing innovative gaming peripherals and computer components, today announces the release of its new analog mechanical gaming keyboard, the MK850.

“The MK850 is the world’s first mechanical keyboard, using Cherry MX switches, capable of sensing exactly how far down you press the key,” says Lance Madsen, Aimpad™ Principle Engineer. “It provides unparalleled control in even the most demanding PC games.”

Cooler Master is Introducing the New NR Series Cases

VENDOR: Cooler Master WEB: Cooler Master MasterBox NR400 | Cooler Master MasterBox NR600

Cooler Master, an award-winning PC components company, launches the NR Series with two new cases: the MasterBox NR400 and the MasterBox NR600. The NR Series streamlines form and function with a minimalistic design and bold performance.

Two models launch alongside each other, each supporting a different form factor. The smaller MasterBox NR400 supports up to mATX motherboards, while the larger MasterBox NR600 supports up to standard ATX motherboards. NR Series cases signify airflow performance in its purest, simplest form. Marked only by the iconic stripe from the original N Series, the new NR Series applies modern technology to a timeless design.

Crytek Releases Neon Noir, A Real-Time Ray Tracing Demonstration For CRYENGINE

VENDOR: Crytek WEB: www.cryengine.com

Crytek has released a new video demonstrating the results of a CRYENGINE research and development project. Neon Noir shows how real-time mesh ray-traced reflections and refractions can deliver highly realistic visuals for games. The Neon Noir demo was created with the new advanced version of CRYENGINE’s Total Illumination showcasing real time ray tracing. This feature will be added to CRYENGINE release roadmap in 2019, enabling developers around the world to build more immersive scenes, more easily, with a production-ready version of the feature.

Introducing the EVGA GeForce GTX 1660

VENDOR: EVGA WEB: www.evga.com

March 14th, 2019 – The EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 Graphics Cards are powered by the all-new NVIDIA Turing architecture to give you incredible new levels of gaming realism, speed, power efficiency, and immersion. With the EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 Graphics Cards you get the best gaming experience with next generation graphics performance, ice cold cooling and advanced overclocking features with the all new EVGA Precision X1 software.

CORSAIR Launches Crystal Series 680X RGB and Carbide Series 678C Cases

VENDOR: Corsair WEB: Corsair Crystal Series 680X Black / White | Corsair Carbide 678C Black / White

Fremont, CA, March 12th, 2019 – CORSAIR, a world leader in PC gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today announced the launch of two new mid-tower cases to meet the wide-ranging needs and preferences of PC enthusiasts everywhere. The CORSAIR Crystal Series 680X RGB is a high airflow ATX smart case that puts its stunning RGB lighting on full display, with four included fans and a CORSAIR Lighting Node PRO for complete lighting control out of the box. The CORSAIR Carbide Series 678C is an ATX case emphasizing low noise and refined styling, with a plethora of cooling and storage options offering tremendous versatility to builders. Both are available in either black or white to fit any environment.

GIGABYTE Releases C200 GLASS Chassis

Taipei, Taiwan, March 8th, 2019 – GIGABYTE, the world’s leading premium gaming hardware manufacturer, today announced the C200 GLASS, a new mid-tower PC case designed for hardware enthusiasts and power users for building their gaming PCs. With a black exterior and stylish vent design on the side, C200 GLASS brings out the extremely simple and exquisite.

GIGABYTE C200 GLASS is made with black tempered glass on the front and side panel. The black tempered glass front panel is also equipped with stylish RGB lighting which gives the overall black front panel a hint of color. Also, the full-view side panel has a frameless design, which not only enhances the texture of the whole PC case but also brings out stylish and exquisite visual effects.

G.SKILL Announces OC World Cup 2019 Competition – $25,000 USD Total Cash Prize Pool

Taipei, Taiwan (8 March 2019) – G.SKILL International Enterprise Co., Ltd., the world’s leading manufacturer of extreme performance memory and gaming peripherals, is excited to announce the 6th Annual OC World Cup 2019. The online qualifier competition stage will be held from March 13, 2019 until April 16, 2019 on hwbot.org. The top 9 winners of the online qualifier will be qualified to join the live competition at the G.SKILL booth during Computex 2019 week from May 29th to 31st and compete for a chunk of the $25,000 USD cash prize pool.