Month: February 2012

Ivy Bridge Delay Confirmed

An Intel China representative recently told the Financial Times that Ivy Bridge has been pushed back 8 to 10 weeks, which caused quite a commotion on hardware websites all over the world.

/ February 29, 2012

Ivy Bridge IGP Performance Out in the Open

Alleged benchmark figures for Intel’s next-generation integrated graphics has surfaced on the web. If the numbers are to be trusted It is considerably better than Sandy Bridge but will still not be competing with dedicated graphics from the same generation.

/ February 24, 2012
Riva TNT

NVIDIA 295.73 WHQL Drivers Released

Nvidia promises improvements for Skyrim, Diablo III and Mass Effect 3 in the latest 295.73 drivers (WHQL).

/ February 21, 2012
HP Envy 15 (2012)

HP Envy 15 Coupon – Save 33%!

Updated 6/3/2012: HP’s latest and greatest 15.6-inch Envy 15 has just been issued a new coupon for June worth 33% off customized laptops, including free shipping!

/ February 21, 2012
Razer Blade

Razer Blade Sold Out (Again)

Razer’s “first true gaming laptop” took a long time to arrive, and when it did it sold out in 30 seconds. Or was it 30 minutes?

/ February 16, 2012
Qosmio Lid

Toshiba Gaming Laptop Deals

UPDATED 5/10 2012: There’s a new promotion available at Toshiba Direct! Save up to $300 on customizable Qosmio gaming machines as well as upgrades.

/ February 13, 2012
Samsung Series 7 Gamer

Samsung Inadvertently Reveals Series 7 Gamer Specs

With Razer’s recent marketing shenanigans in mind, the thought comes to mind as to how inadvertent this kind of mistakes really are. In any case, Samsung’s slip-up with detailing the specs of its upcoming Ivy Bridge -based Series 7 gaming...

/ February 13, 2012
Frankenlaptop

Clevo P270WM – Updated X7200 Frankenlaptop

The 12-pound monstrosity known as the Clevo X7200 (or a wide variety of other names depending on where you order it from) has been updated and renamed to P270WM. There are no apparent changes on the outside, but on the...

/ February 8, 2012

Asus G75/G55 Gets GeForce GTX 670M

The next-gen Republic of Gamers laptops from Asus are scheduled to arrive in April, equipped with Intel’s latest Ivy Bridge CPUs and a still mysterious Nvidia GeForce GTX 670M. This is not a surprising update in the least, as many...

/ February 6, 2012
Samsung Series 7 Gamer

Samsung Series 7 Gamer Updated

Samsung’s entry into the gaming laptop segment, the Series 7 Gamer, was showcased during CES with a relatively impressive feature set and a promise that it will ship to the U.S. The hardware specifications have already been updated and for...

/ February 1, 2012