Issue 46

Issue 46

Another generation of CPUs means another generation of ASUS ROG Maximus motherboards! Additionally, join us at the GALAX OC Lab. More »

Issue 45

Issue 45

Intel releases their 9th gen CPUs, and we take a look at the Core i9-9900K! More »

Issue 44

Issue 44

Issue 44 takes a look at overclocking the AMD Ryzen on the ASUS ROG Crosshair VII Hero. More »

Issue 43

Issue 43

In this issue we have a look at the GIGABYTE AORUS Z370 GAMING 7 motherboard and more! More »

Issue 41

Issue 41

The cover should speak for itself. Come have a look at the GIGABYTE AORUS alien computer. More »

 

be quiet! Introduces Dark Rock Pro TR4 CPU Cooler for AMD Threadripper

be quiet!, the market leader in PC power supplies in Germany for twelve consecutive years, announces Dark Rock Pro TR4, its high-end air cooler for AMD’s Ryzen Threadripper processors. Dark Rock Pro TR4 is part of the Dark Rock 4 cooler family and features a large base plate, optimized for Socket TR4 CPUs. With a sleek design and smart optimizations, Dark Rock Pro TR4 targets demanding workstation users needing the best performance at extremely low noise levels.

GIGABYTE Presents the Z390 DESIGNARE Motherboard for Design Professionals

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, announced the release of the Z390 DESIGNARE motherboard with full support for the newest 8-core Intel Core i9-9900K processors. The newest addition to the GIGABYTE DESIGNARE series is a feature-packed motherboard that provides content creators the fastest and most efficient tools to showcase their creativity and craftsmanship. GIGABYTE DESIGNARE Series motherboards bring out the best in workstation graphics cards, maximize M.2 SSD and DDR4 RAM performance, and fully support powerful CPUs such as the newest 8-core Intel Core i9-9900K CPU. With built in USB Type-C Thunderbolt, and native USB 3.1 Gen 2 to provide 40Gb/s transmission speed, the board is designed with effective storage performance as a key feature. GIGABYTE Ultra-Durable Technology and exclusive software also bring additional value for digital content creators and design professionals.

Cooler Master Releases the ATX 24 Pin 90° Adapter

Cooler Master today announced the release of their new ATX 24 Pin 90° Adapter. Building a PC is about more than just getting all the parts to work. Each custom designed, home built system is a personal experience that expresses the needs and desires of the builder in terms of both performance and aesthetics. This new adapter is the latest way that Cooler Master is helping people express themselves through the building of PCs.

COUGAR Announces Conquer Essence

COUGAR announces today the launch of its new compact-format case Conquer Essence. Unique in its premium approach to compact cases, Conquer Essence keeps all the design elements that made Conquer one of the great successes of 2017 and gives them a new life in a compact format. This approach is unique in that it delivers advanced design features in a Micro ATX / Mini ITX case. This new case will start retailing with an MSRP of 229 USD during late July in the US, with launches in the rest of the world following soon afterwards.

TheOverclocker Issue 44

It’s here, Issue 44 of TheOverclocker. Lean and mean, I cover Intel’s core i7 8086K, the ROG Crosshair VII Hero (Ryzen 2700X OC) all LN2 cooled and all ROG powered. Computex gets a some minor coverage as well (hey there’s only one of me) and I take the GALAX HOF DDR4 through it’s paces.

CORSAIR Launches Obsidian 1000D Super-Tower PC Case


FREMONT, CA, May 10th, 2018 – CORSAIR, a world leader in PC gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today announced the launch of its largest, most feature-rich PC case ever – the Obsidian Series 1000D. Building on the CORSAIR Concept Slate prototype that captured the imagination of PC enthusiasts, the Obsidian 1000D is the result of over two years of development and design to create the ultimate super-tower case. Clean exterior lines brushed aluminium details and four smoked tempered glass panels give the 1000D the iconic styling and superior build-quality enthusiasts have come to expect from the CORSAIR Obsidian Series.

Both a full E-ATX and Mini-ITX system can be installed simultaneously, cooled by 13 cooling fan mounts, powered by two PSUs (SFX and ATX) and equipped with 11 storage drives. Created to house the world’s most epic PC builds, the 1000D is the ultimate super-tower PC case.

Cooler Master Announces TUF Gaming Alliance with ASUS


JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Cooler Master, an award-winning computer hardware manufacturing company, today announced a new line of TUF Gaming branded products in collaboration with ASUS’ TUF Gaming initiative. TUF Gaming is a product series of ASUS focused on gaming products that are durable and reliable. The TUF Gaming Alliance is a collaborative effort between ASUS, Cooler Master, and other brands to create a line of products for an aesthetically cohesive gaming PC. Cooler Master plays an integral role in this collaboration by providing TUF Gaming Alliance chassis, cooling, and power supply options.

Cooler Master Awarded Two 2018 Red Dot Design Award for Our Industry Leading Coolers


JOHANNESBURG, APRIL 20, 2018 – Cooler Master, a global leader in manufacturing CPU coolers, computer components and peripherals, is thrilled to announce that this year the German Red Dot Design Awards recognized two of our products. The MasterLiquid ML240R RGB and MasterAir MA410M were both honored with this prestigious award.

G.SKILL Announces New Specifications for AMD Ryzen 2000 Series Processors and X470 Platform


Taipei, Taiwan (19 April 2018) – G.SKILL International Enterprise Co., Ltd., the world’s leading manufacturer of extreme performance memory and gaming peripherals, is excited to announce the release of new Trident Z RGB and Sniper X series specifications launching in conjunction with the release of the AMD Ryzen 2000 series processors and the X470 platform. Kit specifications starting from DDR4-3200MHz CL16-18-18-38 16GB (2x8GB) to DDR4-3600MHz 18-22-22-42 16GB (2x8GB), these new specifications push the boundaries of AMD system performance to the next level.

CORSAIR Launches DOMINATOR PLATINUM Special Edition CONTRAST

FREMONT, CA, April 10th, 2018 – CORSAIR, a world leader in PC gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today announced the immediate availability of its new DOMINATOR PLATINUM Special Edition CONTRAST DDR4 memory. Finished in an elegant high-contrast design of pearlescent white and high-gloss black, DOMINATOR PLATINUM Special Edition CONTRAST truly stands out, accented by an integrated white LED top bar. Combining the clean, iconic lines of DOMINATOR PLATINUM with a crisp monochrome look and individually numbered for exclusivity, DOMINATOR PLATINUM Special Edition CONTRAST offers a premium level of PC personalization that’s unlike any other.