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be quiet! reveal AMD TR4 mounting kit for Silent Coolers

By Shaun Grimley | Oct 5, 2017 07:29 am CDT

be quiet! have announced that their Silent Loop All-in-One water cooler kits now include support for AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors thanks for the new AMD TR4 mounting kit. The AMD TR4 mounting kit is compatible with all Silent Loop All-in-One water cooling kits, ensuring that every build can feature the performance and whipser-quiet ambient noise that quiet! has to offer.


The AMD TR4 Mounting Kit is available now and is the perfect time to add the Silent Loop All-in-One cooler and AMD TR4 mounting kit to your AMD Ryzen Threadripper build.

Lian Li release the small and versatile PC-Q38 case

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 28, 2017 08:32 am CDT

Lian Li have announced their latest small form factor PC-Q38 Mini-ITX chassis, featuring high-quality aluminium materials, windowed side panel and a simple, yet beautiful design, the PC-Q38 is the perfect choice if you find the PC-Q37 is too big for your needs.


The PC-Q38 is built for versatility, rubber-padded aluminium feet alllow for the PC-Q38 to be converted from a tower orientation, to a desktop. An optional bracket allows a choice between SFX and ATX power supplies, again displaying the versatility on offer.

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ENERMAX introduces the RevoBron power supply range

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 28, 2017 08:00 am CDT

Today ENERMAX have launched the RevoBron power supply range. This 80PLUS bronze PSU range is packed with features such as DFR self-cleaning technology and Coolergenie 2-in-1 fan controller that allow the RevoBron to power gaming systems, multimedia systems and home theater systems.


The RevoBron is equipped with a Twister Bearing fan which produces extremely quiet cooling. Complimented with ENERMAX's DFR self-cleaning technology, this allows for the PSU fan to perform a self-cleaning cycle for 10 seconds upon startup, eliminating accumulated dust and increasing the life of your PSU.

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Phanteks release the Eclipse P300 case

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 27, 2017 08:13 am CDT

Phanteks have introduced their newest addition to the Eclipse series, the P300. The P300 is the perfect choice for quality, budget friendly builds. Featuring a full-metal exterior and tempered glass side panel, the P300 is the definition of quality without compromising style.


The P300 includes a new power supply shroud that houses not only the PSU, but also 3.5" drives and cabling. This creates a clean and appealing interior to compliment its sleek exterior. The P300 is equipped with some pleasant features including easy cable management tools, AIO watercooling support, dustproof interior, full length GPU support and RGB lighting.

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ENERMAX release the EQUILENCE, a high-end silent case

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 26, 2017 08:17 am CDT

ENERMAX have launched their new premium ATX mid-tower silent chassis, the EQUILENCE. Thanks to the use of high density insulation foam, the EQUILENCE is able to provide unparalleled silent performance. Featuring 4mm full-view tempered glass panel, this chassis is able to house 9 fans and multi-radiator support for liquid cooling enthusiasts.


The EQUILENCE excels in regards to liquid cooling, with the capability to mount a radiator in 4 different locations (front, rear, top and side). This allows for great flexibility when building custom loops. The open layout inside the case allows for up to 9 fans to be mounted, this increases ventilation to aid cooling without the unwanted noise thanks for the EQUILENCE's high density insulation foam.

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Seasonic reveal their PRIME Ultra power supplies

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 25, 2017 06:43 am CDT

Seasonic have added the PRIME Ultra Series power supply range to compliment their award winning PRIME series range. The PRIME series won the prestigious Power Supply of the Year 2017 European Hardware Award and Seasonic haven't let their standards slip once inch with their flagship PRIME Ultra Series.


The PSU market is shifting, more energy efficient graphics cards and motherboards don't require ridiculously high-output power supplies. The PRIME Ultra series targets this market, with high-end, high-efficiency power supplies that provide customers with exactly what they require. Thanks to high quality components, these PSU's are capable of suppressing ripple noise and create clean, effiecent power output.

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Sharkoon reveal the AI7000 Silent & Glass PC cases

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 25, 2017 03:32 am CDT

Sharkoon have released the robust AI7000 ATX case. Available in in two editions, the Silent and the Glass editions, they're almost identical except for, yep you guessed it, a tempered glass side panel.

The Sharkoon AI7000 Silent features damping mats that are installed on both sides, top and front panel to effectively reduce the operating noise of the PC, without affecting the airflow. The AI7000 has room for two 2.5" drives hidden behind the motherboard and room for up to 380mm long graphics card, there's even enough room up front for a 280mm radiator.

The front panel offers two USB 3.0, USB 2.0 and audio ports, finished with colored accents on the front air intakes that are avaliable in red, green, blue and black, which determine the color variant of the case.

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Thermaltake reveal the Versa H18 Window Micro case

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 21, 2017 03:13 am CDT

Thermaltake have revealed their latest micro-ATX case, the Versa H18 Window Micro case. This traditional style case features a wide body with a front bezel that is dominated by a mesh grill, while the side-panel features a clear-acrylic window in favor of the more common, and expensive tempered glass.


The front panel includes plenty of functionality with a USB 3.0 type-A port, two USB 2.0/1.1 ports, and HDA jacks. The Versa H18 Window Micro supports either three 120mm or two 140mm fans along the front, with either a 120/140mm on the top, and a 120mm rear exhaust fan. As for liquid cooling, there is enough room to mount a 240/280mm radiator at the front.

Weighing in at 4.5kg, this micro-ATX case is made from SECC steel and features a horizontal dual-compartment design that allows the PSU and 3.5" drives to be housed separately. With support for up to 350mm length graphics card, the Versa H18 Window Micro case presents extremely good value at $50.

Lian Li introduce new range of all-aluminum PC cases

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 15, 2017 06:26 am CDT

Lian Li aren't new to the PC chassis game, and they know that not every person wants their PC case to feature RGB lighting and tempered glass panels. Lian Li have showed off their new range of all-aluminium PC cases, the PC-Q50, PC-V320, and PC-V720. Lian Li hold a reputation of exception build quality, and this range is no different. Crafted with high-quality materials and offering a spacious solution for high-performance desktop builds or for HTPC use.


All three models will be available in an elegant bare aluminium or black finish and feature an intake and exhaust fan for excellent performance. Compatible with Mini-ITX, Micro-ATX and ATX motherboards, this range offers PC enthusiasts a chassis that doesn't take their attention away from their PC screen while still offering a luxurious case to complement their desk or home entertainment unit.

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ENERMAX add 1050W & 1200W PSUs to their MaxTytan range

By Shaun Grimley | Sep 15, 2017 04:42 am CDT

I recently posted the release ENERMAX's MaxTytan 750 & 850W PSU's, I'm sure some people were curious if we would see any high output power supplies. Well, it didn't take long for an answer, ENERMAX have announced the launch of the 1050W and the 1250W MaxTytan power supplies. These two top of the range full modular power supplies are 80 PLUS Titanium certified and feature some impressive technologoy including DFR (Dust Free Rotation), semi-fanless control, in-built wattage meter and COOLERGENIE.


ENERMAX have included a wattage meter with their top of the range MaxTytan models, this allows for real-time power consumption figures that provides excellent results for benchmarking or load balancing. The DFR technology associated with these MaxTytan PSU's ensures longevity and reliablitiy for your premium power supplies by spinning the PSU fan in reverse upon startup.

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