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ARCTIC launch BioniX fans and Freezer 33 eSports Edition

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 14, 2017 @ 4:02 CDT

ARCTIC have added the new gaming specific BioniX case fans along with the powerful Freezer 33 eSports Edition CPU cooler to their product range. Tailor made for gamers, these products are aesthetically pleasing while maintaining high performance thanks for the extremely silent 3-phase motor.


The BioniX fans are available in two variants, the F120 and F140 based on their multiple fan sizes. Available in 4 color variations, the Patented PWM Sharing Technology regulates variable fan speed from 200 to 1800 RPM to allow for silent gaming with performance on demand.

"The newly developed, whisper-quiet 3-phase motor guarantees long gaming sessions without annoying noise. Due to the low coil temperature, the service life of the BioniX case fans is four times longer and we extend the warranty to 10 years", says Magnus Huber, CEO of ARCTIC.

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SilentiumPC reveal Regnum RG4 chassis in four variants

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 13, 2017 @ 8:27 CDT

SilentiumPC have announced the new Regnum RG4 chassis. The RG4 continues SilentiumPC's mission of delivering high quality cases that produce impressive air-flow without breaking the budget. The RG4 range includes four varients- RG4/RG4F (solid side panel in pure black or frosty white) and RG4T/RG4TF (pure black or frosty white with tempered-glass panel).


Featuring a dual-chamber layout, the RG4 series offers functionality and solutions for all modern system requirements that includes support for up to 380 mm long graphics cards and up to 159 mm tall CPU coolers. With excellent cooling properties, the Regnum RG4 series comes equipped with three quiet 120mm fans and full range of intake dust filters that are controlled by an inbuilt fan controller that controls up to five fans. Liquid cooling enthusiasts will also be pleased with the dual-chamber layout as this allows for custom loops with room for a top radiator (up to 240mm) and front radiator (upto 360mm).

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In Win release wood-infused 305 mid-tower PC chassis

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 13, 2017 @ 6:37 CDT

When it comes to innovation, In Win are at the top of the PC chassis game. It should then come as no surprise that In Win have released their new wood-infused 305 mid-tower PC chassis.


That's correct, wood-infused. The front panel offers a choice of fine-grained maple wood or brush aluminium to offer a distinct and fresh style. Available in black (aluminium) or white (maple wood), the 305 uses 1.2mm SECC steel with 3mm tempered glass on the front and side panels to add to that distinct finish.

Built upon the features and elements that made the predecessor 303 a success, the 305 features tool-less removable side panels and dust filter. To assist with airflow, In Win's latest chassis is capable of fitting 3x120mm fans at the top, 1x120mm fan in the rear and 3x120mm fans at the base. Rest assured there is still plenty of room for water cooling options, with 360mm radiator space at the top and bottom and 120mm at the rear, with plenty of space for pump/reservoir mounting in the front.

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Raijintek reveal the Coeus EVO tempered glass case

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 8, 2017 @ 6:40 CDT

Mid-tower cases don't get much better looking than Raijinek's latest chassis, the Coeus EVO. Featuring 4mm thick tempered glass on every panel (top, sides and front) with SECC steel frame and motherboard tray, to say that this case is a thing of beauty is an understatement.

Backing up the Coeus EVO's style is functionality. Allowing 350mm of room for graphics cards, CPU coolers as tall as 175mm, and PSUs as long as 200mm. Storage options include up to four 3.5-inch and two 2.5-inch drive bays for your SSDs. The overall measurements of the case is listed at 235 x 444 x 544mm and weighs 11.6 kg.

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ENERMAX introduce the MaxTytan titanium power supply

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 7, 2017 @ 9:18 CDT

ENERMAX have announced their flagship power supply series, the MaxTytan. These power supplies are the definition of their philosophy of "Power, Innovation and Design". The MaxTytan range is 80PLUS Titanium certified with over 94% efficiency and available in 750W and 850W outputs.

The MaxTytan range is equipped with Self-cleaning DFR Technology. This means at a flick of a switch and your PSU's fan will spin in reverse to eliminate accumulated dust to prolong your power supplies life.

To complete a great all round PSU, ENERMAX have engineered fanless mode for anything less than 55% load, providing a quiet cooling experience for your full modular series power supply.

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be quiet! reveal their limited edition Dark Base Pro 900

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 6, 2017 @ 7:39 CDT

be quiet! have released their white edition of their stunning, highly acclaimed Dark Base Pro 900 premium PC case, the appropriately named Dark Base Pro 900 White Edition. This limited-edition model will only see 2,000 made, perfect for creating a unique and eye- catching build. As expected with be quiet! products, this case features high-quality materials and beautiful design along with smooth aluminum surfaces and a robust steel construction lead to extraordinary elegance and stability.


Each case is unique as they're individually numbered with an aluminum badge to reflect the limited availability, together with a striking white color that's met with a light-grey tinted tempered glass side panel that really highlights the aesthetics of this case. Included is three pre-installed SilentWings 3® 140mm PWM fans that compliment be quiet!'s flagship case and contribute to its sophisticated cooling concept and perfect airflow.


The Dark Base Pro 900 White Edition offers extreme flexibility and compatibility thanks foremost to its modular design, this allows for numerous possibilities for optimal component placement. The removable motherboard tray can be installed in six different positions and accommodates all types of motherboard form factors, up to E-ATX or XL-ATX. With ample space provided to allow upto 15 solid state drives, seven HDDs, and two optical drives, there is still room that that allows this chassis suitable for powerful water cooling solutions using multiple radiators.

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EKWB releases more EK Fluid Gaming products

By: Anthony Garreffa | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 5, 2017 @ 21:41 CDT

EK Water Blocks is continuing to fill out its exciting new EK Fluid Gaming range of products, a new family of watercooling products for PC gamers with the best price/performance ratio possible.


EK have released radiator expansion packs, with the EK-FG 120 Expansion Pack, EK-FG 240 Expansion Pack, and the EK-FG 360 Expansion Pack. All of these new expansion packs rock additional radiators, fans, and fittings for gamers who want to built onto their Fluid Gaming kit.


Alternatively, EKWB's newly expanded Fluid Gaming products let you build out an even more elaborate or higher-end liquid coole dgaming PC, especially with the upcoming 140mm series radiators that are coming in the next few months.

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Thermaltake's CaseMOD Invitational Season 1 winner is...

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Sep 2, 2017 @ 3:36 CDT

Thermaltake recently invited twelve extremely talented case-modders, from twelve different countries (Australia, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Philippines, Russia, Thailand, the United Kingdom, and the United States) to participate in Thermaltake's 2017 Thermaltake CaseMOD Invitational Season 1. With a prize-pool featuring $15,000USD, there is plenty of motivation for these modders to display their craft.


Contestants were required to use an array of Thermaltake products (obviously), including The Tower 900 E-ATX Vertical Super Tower Chassis, Toughpower Grand RGB 850W Gold fully modular power supply, Tt Certified liquid cooling components and an unlimited selection of other Thermaltake products to transform their build.

The scoring was categorized on three aspects of the participant's build, originality, style (inside and out) and LCS loop. Community voting was allocated 25%, with 25% by Thermaltake, 25% by expert modders, and 25% by sponsors, to help the panel of judges declare a winner.

1st Place

Von Carlo Rasonabe-Known as Reapervon, has previously displayed his projects in ASUS events and Computex Taipei. Drawing inspiration from Mecha, he was able to mod The Tower 900 into a stunning creation Tt X ROG Mechanicore and claim 1st place.

2nd Place

Chaipoj Khaowasut- From Thailand, Chaipoj is uses a unique approach to his modding, designing his builds by using Photoshop, AutoCAD, CorelDRAW, Illustrator and CNC Laser machine. Creating the mod with the concept "Future Engine", Chaipoj Khaowasut has presented to the world TT Turbocharger 900.

3rd Place

Mhike Samsin A full-time modders from the Philippines, Mhike began PC modification from around 2005. Mhike showcased his talents in modifying The Tower 900 into an astonishing T-900 SCARAV build.


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be quiet! announce SFX L Power PSU series

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Aug 31, 2017 @ 4:31 CDT

be quiet! know a thing or two about power supplies, for 11 straight years they have been a market leader for power supplies in Germany. So when be quiet! release a new product series, you know it's going to be a winner, the SFX L Power series is no exception!


SFX L Power series does not make the SFX Power 2 series obsolete, but rather compliment be quiet!'s catalog as the highest performing alternative amongst compact form factor PSU's.

Featuring high durability, 92% peak efficiency performance with 80PLUS Gold certification and Japanese capacitors to increase longevity, the SFX L Power range was clearly designed to meet the rising demand for high efficiency and silent cooling in small form factor computers.

Available now in 500W ($119USD) and 600W ($145) options, SFX L Power also comes with four PCI-E connectors to allow for multi-GPU support.


EKWB release new RGB monoblock for GIGABYTE X299 boards

By: Shaun Grimley | Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Aug 29, 2017 @ 4:39 CDT

Are you a water cooling enthusiast that owns a X299 GIGABYTE motherboard? EK Water Blocks have some good news for you, having recently announced their latest monoblock and 3rd LGA-2066 socket based monoblock exclusively for compatible GIGABYTE motherboards. The EK-FB GA X299 GAMING RGB Monoblock ticks every box, performance, style and price.


Supported GIGABYTE motherboards include:

  • GIGABYTE X299 Aorus Gaming 3 (rev.1.0)
  • GIGABYTE X299 Aorus Gaming 7 (rev.1.0)
  • GIGABYTE X299 Aorus Gaming 9 (rev.1.0)
  • GIGABYTE X299 Aorus Ultra Gaming (rev.1.0)
  • GIGABYTE X299 UD4 (rev.1.0)

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