The Toshiba TR200 finally brings Toshibas 3D NAND to the retail SSD market. Where Western Digital and SanDisk chose to go after Samsungs performance with their 64L 3D NAND SSDs, Toshibas TR200 is an entry-level DRAMless SATA SSD that will have to compete solely on price. The TR200 does not bring any performance improvement over the TR150 it replaces, but it may bring respite from the past years price increases.
Clevo, a large OEM/ODM exclusively producing laptop computers, has announced three new laptops powered by the recently released Coffee Lake-S (desktop) CPUs. The flagship P870TM supports up to a 95W CPU in the hex-core i7-8700K and either a GTX 1070 or GTX 1080 as a single card or in SLI. The two other models, the P775TM, and P751TM, share the same options for processors, but for the most part different with GPU options. The P775TM gives users t
EKWB is adding two new slim radiators to their portfolio, the EK-Coolstream SE 140 and EK Coolstream SE 280. With case manufactures expanding their fan form factors to include 140mm fans, these two radiators EKWB says, ‘will fill the gap in our radiator lineup where high-performance and high-compatibility slim radiators are needed.‘ One of the key features on the new EK-Coolstream radiators is the measurements. Many radiators tend to
There‘s a lot going on in Xbox land, with the launch of the new Xbox One X console due for November 7th,and, thanks to the biannual Windows update schedule, Xbox is also getting the Fall Update starting today, a day before Windows 10 gets the Fall Creators Update. The Xbox UI has changed dramatically since the console first shipped with a Windows 8 based GUI way back in 2012, with its side to side navigation. There was a dramatic change to
This morning Huawei is taking the wraps off of their latest generation flagship smartphone, the Mate 10 series. Powered by subsidiary HiSilicon‘s Kirin 970 SoC, the new phones are a mix of something old and something new for the company. With a design that is not simply a carbon copy of the earlier Mate phones but is still very much a traditional smartphone, Huawei‘s latest flagships are a mix of old and new; tried and true paired wi
Today a collection of severe security vulnerabilities in the WPA2 encryption protocol for WiFi are being disclosed, along with a proof of concept exploit. The weaknesses center around the process used for negotiating the encryption keys used by the client and access point. These core vulnerability is part of the Wi-Fi Protected Access WPA protocol itself, so even devices that correctly implement WPA2 according to spec are expected to be affected
Huawei is having a launch event for its new Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro smartphones. The key headline for these devices is going to be the support for AI - the new Huawei Kirin 970 chipset has new AI features powered by some new IP. We got a glimpse into the hardware back at IFA, but were expecting more details today. CEO of Huaweis Consumer Business Group, Richard Yu, is expected to take the stage.
This week MSI has announced the availability of a new motherboard built for Threadripper: the X399 SLI Plus. MSI says the SLI Plus is an optimized workstation motherboard built for designers. Like the X399 Gaming Pro Carbon, it uses heavy plated heatsinks and Military Class VI components. Although MSI is aiming at the professional market, they have still added plenty of features for gamers and enthusiasts as well, given the overlap in requiremen
One of the talks at GTC EU today is titled What is Level 5 Autonomous Motorsport?. Live blogging time!
EKWB has announced the release of several new EK-FC terminals for use with multi-GPU setups. The new design, EK says, is more minimalistic than the previous version, with the terminal itself having only an engraved EK logo on it. The legacy FC terminals werent really full of flare and simply had the FC Terminal engraved on it along with the EK logo. In that respect, the changes are not easily noticeable. They are now compatible with the aestheti
This morning, Microsoft is live-streaming their Windows Developer Day, where they are showcasing some of the new APIs and features coming to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, due for distribution on October 17th. If you‘re an interested developer, and missed out on the live-stream. Microsoft will more than likely make it available in its entirety later as well. Corporate VP, Kevin Gallo, as well as some of the engineering team, are dis