Illuminate on Command with Elgato Ring Light

VENDOR: elgato WEB: www.elgato.com

Elgato, the leading provider of hardware and software for content creators, today announced the launch of Elgato Ring Light, a new premium edge-lit LED panel that provides high-quality illumination without glare for demanding content creators. With a 17-inch diameter and two diffusion layers, Ring Light emits a uniform circular glow with two diffusion layers that evenly encapsulates facial contours, eliminates shadows, and flatters the skin. Wi-Fi-enabled for easy control through a companion app for iPhone, Android, Mac, or Windows PC, Ring Light is the latest addition to Elgato’s suite of professional home studio products, including Stream Deck, Wave Microphones, and Green Screen. Whether you’re a seasoned creator, or just starting out, Elgato Ring Light illuminates you and your content.

XPG Launches GAMMIX S70 PCIe Gen4 SSD

VENDOR: XPG WEB: www.xpg.com

GAMMIX S70

XPG, a provider of systems, components, and peripherals for gamers, esports pros, and tech enthusiasts, today announces the XPG GAMMIX S70 PCIe Gen4x4 M.2 2280 solid state drive (SSD). With the launch of the S70, XPG now offers a comprehensive lineup of Gen4 SSDs, which includes the GAMMIX S50 and S50 Lite, to meet a range of budgets and needs. With the adoption of next-gen PCIe 4.0, the GAMMIX S70 delivers unmatched read and write performance and has the distinction of being the world’s fastest M.2 SSD.

XPG Launches GAMMIX S50 Lite PCIe Gen4 SSD

VENDOR: XPG WEB: www.xpg.com

Taipei, Taiwan – September 15, 2020 – XPG, a provider of systems, components, and peripherals for gamers, esports pros, and tech enthusiasts, today announces the XPG GAMMIX S50 Lite PCIe Gen 4×4 M.2 2280 solid state drive (SSD). With the advent of 5G networks and the ever-growing volume of data being processed, the PCIe Gen4 interface is a critical upgrade that will bring storage devices to the next level. The S50 Lite expands the GAMMIX S50 series with a new option for mainstream users wanting to harness the capabilities of PCIe 4.0.

CORSAIR Launches iCUE ELITE CAPELLIX Liquid CPU Coolers

VENDOR: Corsair WEB: www.corsair.com

CORSAIR®, a world leader in high-performance gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today launched a new generation of all-in-one liquid CPU coolers offering stunning looks and powerful, quiet cooling. The H100i ELITE CAPELLIX, H115i ELITE CAPELLIX, and H150i ELITE CAPELLIX combine the latest in liquid CPU cooling performance with vibrant RGB lighting powered by CAPELLIX LEDs, easier setup, and enhanced control, giving enthusiasts more from their CORSAIR liquid CPU cooler than ever before. 

CORSAIR Launches 4000 Series of Mid-Tower Cases

VENDOR: Corsair WEB: www.corsair.com

FREMONT, CA, September 15th, 2020 – CORSAIR®, a world leader in high-performance gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today launched the new 4000 Series of enthusiast PC cases, introducing three new models to its award-winning lineup – the 4000D, 4000D AIRFLOW, and iCUE 4000X RGB. The 4000 Series sees a new naming convention for CORSAIR cases, with a Series number defining form-factor and core features, and an identifier to signify each model’s unique characteristics, making it easier than ever for customers to choose a case that matches their build’s priorities.

Cooler Master Assures Current Power Supply Models are Compatible with NVIDIA RTX 30 GPUs

VENDOR: Cooler Master WEB: www.coolermaster.com

With the recent announcement of the new NVIDIA RTX 30 series graphics cards, there has been a lot of buzz, confusion, and worry about compatibility issues with current and future power supply units. Specifically people are worried about the 12-pin PCI-e sockets on the new Ampere Founder’s Edition cards. As one of the leading brands in the retail power supply business, Cooler Master felt it was necessary to directly clarify the situation on compatibility between their power supply units and these new graphics cards.

KLEVV Launches CRAS XR RGB and BOLT XR DDR4 Gaming Memory

VENDOR: KLEVV WEB: www.klevv.com

Hong Kong, September 8, 2020 – KLEVV, an emerging memory brand introduced by Essencore, today launched a two striking new series of its renowned KLEVV DDR4 Gaming Memory: CRAS XR RGB and BOLT XR Series. Putting the brand spirit of “Creative Evolution” into practice, this new generation of KLEVV’s signature CRAS & BOLT family is designed for PC gamers, overclockers and enthusiasts looking to bring a spark of speed and intense color into their gaming builds. KLEVV is the gaming memory brand of choice for top eSports team, T1. KLEVV and T1 recently revealed a collaboration video introducing KLEVV’s RGB-infused families, including this new CRAS XR RGB, and has received critical acclaim.

GIGABYTE Releases GeForce RTX™ 30 Series Graphics Cards

VENDOR: Gigabyte WEB: www.gigabyte.com

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of premium gaming hardware, released the new NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 series graphics cards  powered by NVIDIA® Ampere™ architecture. GIGABYTE first launched 4 graphics cards – GeForce RTX™ 3090 GAMING OC 24G, GeForce RTX™ 3090 EAGLE OC 24G, GeForce RTX™ 3080 GAMING OC 10G, GeForce RTX™ 3080 EAGLE OC 10G. The 4 graphics cards feature GIGABYTE WINDFORCE 3X cooling system with alternate spinning fan, unique blade fan, graphene nano lubricant, screen cooling, large copper plate and heat pipe, RGB fusion 2.0, protection metal back plate, and GIGABYTE certified ultra-durable materials, so that all gamers can enjoy the ultimate gaming experience with the new NVIDIA GeForce RTX™ 30 Series GPUs.

T-Force Delta RGB DDR4 3200 CL16 Kit Review

WEB: TEAMGROUP Inc. ERP: R1,649 | AUTHOR: Neo

TamGroup T-Force Delta 3200 memory is among the most cost effective DDR4 3200 DRAM kits on the market. Featuring Hynix ICs, the T-Force manages average performance at its given frequency, but even greater performance when overclocked. It may not set new overclocking records, but it does offer better than average performance with pleasing aesthetics. Find out more in the review.

ASRock Z490 Taichi Review

WEB: ASRock MSRP: US $369.99 | ZAR TBD | AUTHOR: Neo

 

Z490 Taichi

We are several months in after the release of Intel’s 10th generation Core CPUs and platform. In the time since, the platform has seen firmware and microcode updates. That means all Z490 boards are better today than at launch. One such motherboard is the Z490 Taichi. ASRock once again attempts to pack high-end functionality into an affordable price to varying degrees of success. Overall, this is a solid offering, but is it a worthy successor to the Z390 Taichi? Well, let’s find out.