MIFCOM Blackbox Titan X Alpha & Mainframe

MIFCOM is the only system integrator and NVIDIA partner for Switzerland, Germany and Austria building systems with NVIDIA's latest and greatest Titan X (Pascal) graphics card. Since we're quite into high-end gaming hardware here at ocaholic we're going to show you around those systems and we'll give you a preview on how powerful those rigs are. On top of that all MIFCOM Blackbox systems can be custom configured.

MIFCOM Blackbox Titan X Alpha & Mainframe


Corsair

Corsair is working on new Corsair Force MP500

09.12.2016: Although we have seen many manufacturers joining the M.2 SSD market, Corsair hasn't released any drive so far. The Italian online store Drako.it has now listed suche a drive, which goes by the name Force MP500 NVMe PCIe 3.0 and it’s based on the M.2 2280 form factor.

Gigabyte

Gigabyte Z270X-Gaming 7 motherboard detailed

09.12.2016: Yesterday we were talking about the upcoming Aorus gaming motherboard series spotted on the official Gigabyte Facebook page. With the leak of yesterday we were not sure about what we were facing, however today there is a neat and clear picture about the Aorus Z270X-GAMING 7 motherboard.

Cooler Master

Cooler Master announces their MasterBox 5t

09.12.2016: A few days ago Cooler Master has announced the launch of the MasterCase Maker 5t. Right after showing the flagship model, Cooler Master has announced the MasterBox 5t. Like for the Maker 5t, the MasterBox 5t is based on the original mid-tower launched that was introduced a few months ago. Overall the MasterBox 5t is a case for budget-minded gamers.

AMD

More details on AMD A12-9800 APU

09.12.2016: Although the acclaimed launch date will be somewhen during or after CES 2017, there is new information on the upcoming next generation AMD Bristol Ridge APU. A few days ago we have seen a Bristol Ridge APU delidded by the overclocker NameGT and today there is a new score in the CPU-Z validator database.

MSI

MSI is teasing Z270 Tomahawk

09.12.2016: A few days ago we have seen a little preview regarding upcoming next generation Intel Z270 motherboards from MSI. The early leak was based on the Z270 SLI Plus and the Z270 SLI, two models that will be part of the vendors mid-range offerings. Today, MSI, on their official Facebook page, have shown a new preview regarding the Z270 Tomahawk.

ocaholic

Rig of the Day - InWin D-Frame

09.12.2016: Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.

ocaholic

Price Watch SSD - Weekly Report #2

09.12.2016: In our SSD price watch we keep you updated on SSD prices on a weekly basis. In order to do so, we monitor prices of 35 different SSDs. Also create graphs for you to instantly see where prices have increase or declined.

AMD

Polaris 10 XT2 and Polaris 12 spotted in new drivers

08.12.2016: Anandtech forums user “Glo” stumbled upon some new AMD graphics cards, which have been mentioned in the latest drivers for macOS. It appears that AMD is soon going to introduce Polaris 10 XT2 and Polaris 12.

AMD

RX 480 8% faster with Crimson ReLive Drivers

08.12.2016: As we already mentioned, thanks to a leak we know that AMD is going to soon show their so called ReLive drivers. Next to improvements and new features on the server/workstation side also desktop/gaming systems should benefit from increased performance and new features.

AMD

New AMD Crimson ReLive Pro Drivers leaked

08.12.2016: The guys on WCCFtech found a leak regarding the upcoming Radeon Software Crimson ReLive drivers, for both consumers and professionals. With the ReLive release we should see significant performance improvements in some applications compared to the still recent 14.502.1019 driver. Apart from increasing performance new features have been added.

Intel

Is Intel going to use Radeon iGPUs?

08.12.2016: Heading over to HardOCP we find some really interesting rumors there. Kyle Bennet is mentioning that AMD and Intel will agree on cross-licensing arrangements. This deal could include AMD sharing designs of its Radeon integrated graphics processors with Intel.

Gigabyte

Gigabyte teases their Aorus Gaming motherboard

08.12.2016: On their official Facebook page, Gigabyte have shown a little preview on their upcoming Intel Z270 motherboards. So far there is only a little teaser which is showing a few parts of the new Aorus gaming motherboard. According to what we can see from the two little pictures, it looks like Gigabyte wants to add some “more style" using LEDs and lighting.

ocaholic

Rig of the Day - InWin H-Frame 2.0

08.12.2016: Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.

ocaholic

Price watch Processors - Weekly Report #2

08.12.2016: In our price watch for CPUs we're monitoring prices of no less than 25 processors. Thanks to the interactive graph you will have the chance to review the price development over the last eight weeks.

Microsoft

More rumors on the Microsoft Surface Pro 5

07.12.2016: The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 was introduced in Q4 2015 and according to the latest rumors, Microsoft could be ready to hit the market with the Surface Pro 5. The new model will most likely be equipped with a Kaby Lake processor.


Overclocking

K|ngp|n breaks 3DMark Fire Strike Extreme world record

07.12.2016: We’ve covered K|ngp|n breaking world records in the past and apparently the US American, living in Taiwan has done it again. This time he used four NVIDIA Titan X Pascal cards to set the bar in Fire Strike Extreme and Fire Strike even higher. The new world record mark is now above the 41K mark.

MSI

MSI is teasing two Intel Z270 motherboards

07.12.2016: On their official Facebook page, MSI have shown a little preview regarding their upcoming next generation Intel Z270 motherboard. At the moment there is only a little teaser which shows a few parts of the Z270 SLI Plus and the Z270 SLI. Both motherboards feature a completely black color scheme with white labels on the PCB.

BenQ

BenQ unveils flagship display SW320 for photographers

07.12.2016: BenQ announced the SW320 monitor for photographers, which features a 31.5-inch panel with 3840 x 2160 resolution and IPS panel. Apart from that BenQ states that the panel used covers 99% of the Adobe RGB spectrum and 100% in the case of the sRGB profile.

Cooler Master

Cooler Master announces MasterCase Maker 5t

07.12.2016: Cooler Master has announced the launch of their latest MasterCase. The new Maker 5t is based on the original mid-tower launched last year during the Computex 2016 in Taipei and therefore it should be rather versatile.


ocaholic

Rig of the Day - Avoid

07.12.2016: Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.