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Wednesday Evening Roundup for January 11, 2006

Wednesday Evening Roundup news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages for January 11, 2006

By: Steve Dougherty from Jan 11, 2006 @ 17:56 CST

Motherboard

- Gigabyte nForce MPC 430 GA-K8N51PVTMT-9 @ ClubOC
- DFI NF4 SLI Infinity motherboard @ Pro-Clockers

CPU

- Intel Plans to Update Core Duo in Few Months @ CoolTechZone
- AMD Athlon FX-60's Dual-Core Assault @ Toms Hardware

Video/Monitor

- Acer AL2416WS 24in LCD Monitor @ Trusted Reviews
- ATI Promises Hard Launch with R580 @ CoolTechZone
- HiS Radeon X1600 XT ICEQ ITURBO @ Guru3D
- Nvidia Reported to Launch GeForce 7900 in March @ XBit Labs
- ViewSonic 19" VX924 LCD monitor @ UKGamer
- PowerColor X800 GTO 16 Evaluation @ Hi-Tech Reviews
- HIS X1800XT OC DL-DVI VIVO 512MB PCIe Video Card @ 3DGameMan

Cases/Modding/PSU

- CoolerMaster Stacker 830 Aluminum case @ BIOSMagazine
- BTX Standard Gradually Sees Market Adoption @ CoolTechZone
- Newance Triplecone (Speaker style case) @ DriverHeaven

Storage

- Blu-Ray Disc Association Ratifies Blu-Ray Standard @ XBit Labs
- Enermax Laureate USB 2.0 Series 5.25" Optical Drive Enclosure @ PimpRig

Other

- Custom PC Makers Not Fearful of Dell @ CoolTechZone
- Alienware Aurora with FX-60 and 512MB SLI @ Bit-Tech
- The Monster remote - controlling just about everything @ Hexus

*CES Event Coverage*

- CES 2006: Photo Report @ Hot Hardware
- CES 2006 - Booth Babes & Demo Cars @ The TechZone
- CES 2006 Day 4: Company Spotlight - SanDisk @ FutureLooks
- CES 2006: Motherboards, Memory, Cooling, and a Few Surprises @ Anandtech
- CES 2006 - Video Coverage @ PCPerspective
- CES 2006 - SFFs at CES @ SFFTech