Reviews

Date: Mar 20th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: A-DATA

A-DATA has the most diverse USB memory stick line-up on display at CeBIT. You will find memory sticks from 2 GB to an amazing 16 GB at their booth. They also display various SD cards with very innovative USB adapters as well as SDHC devices. A DDR3 demo unit is actually running the upcoming memory modules to round up their display.

Date: Mar 20th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Booth Babes
CeBIT 2007: Girls

Over 80 pictures of pretty CeBIT booth babes. 2800x2500 high-res images are available for your viewing pleasure.

Date: Mar 20th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Hiper

Hiper is known for their great power supplies and they are presenting their newest 770W and 830W PSUs, which feature USB 2.0 hubs and charging over USB capability. Their high quality slim keyboards as well as incredibly slim HTPC cases are on display. Two beautiful Penthouse models are also at the booth to present the Hiper products in the best way possible.

Date: Mar 20th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: EVGA & Innovatec

EVGA is one of the few manufacturers showing off a custom GeForce 8800 GTX using an Innovatec water block. They also have a completely water cooled nForce 680i motherboard running with two of these 8800 GTX in SLI on display. They have teamed up with Innovatec to present their newest products.

Date: Mar 19th 2007
Author: W1zzard
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: OCZ Technology

OCZ's "Mind Control" has been one of the most debated products of this year's CeBIT. It lets you control your games with just your thoughts and a mouse. You can do actions like walk, jump, shoot or weapon changes. The demonstration has been working exceptionally well, people who tried it said you can learn it in a matter of minutes. Also on display was a very promising self-contained liquid CPU cooler and flash drives that connects to FireWire.

Date: Mar 19th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Forsa

Forsa is a graphic card manufacturer, selling NVIDIA based cards. The offer all the GeForce 8800 series cards as well as the complete GeForce 7 generation. All of the Series 7 cards feature silent cooling and you will not find any with reference coolers at their booth.

Date: Mar 19th 2007
Author: W1zzard
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Zalman

Just like at CES, Zalman was showing off their 3D displays which lead to a lot of public interest. Since Zalman decided to no longer work with Fatal1ty, their high-end case line is now called ZMachines, which are also available in metal grey instead of black only. Several new coolers for CPU and GPU have been released that are designed to offer maximum performance while keeping noise down.

Date: Mar 19th 2007
Author: W1zzard
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Biostar

Biostar had a number of new motherboards on display. For example an AMD RS690 board that has HDMI, DVI and VGA all directly on the motherboard. Also you could see running demos of DDR3 on Intel's Bearlake P35 and the Intel G33. As direct competition to the AMD RS690 board the NVIDIA based TF7050-M2 was released.

Date: Mar 19th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: 3RSystem

3RSystem is showing off a large number of cases, ranging from their top of the line M-Station with seven inch LCD to an incredibly tiny and feature packed R310. They are also showing off their brand new iCE AGE CPU cooler and the huge Poseidon water cooling system, with gold plated CPU block and a dissipation of up to 400W.

Date: Mar 19th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Sharkoon

Sharkoon has a small but jam packed booth. They have managed to stuff their entire case line-up, including two new full size cases - the S-Dream and Rebel 12, as well as new mid tower cases into it. There is even enough room to display the new wireless media keyboard, the complete line-up of Silent Eagle fans, Rush gaming keyboards and a total of four 5.1 surround sound headsets. All their power supplies up to 700W and accessories can also be viewed up close - including the silver Twin Drive!

Date: Mar 18th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Razer

At the Razer booth you could take a good look at their revolutionary speaker system - the Mako. It has been developed together with the engineers of THX to deliver optimum audio performance, without redecorating your whole room. The DSP output is monitored, so you can never overload the system. Also on display was the Razer Pro|Solutions keyboard which is a white styled keyboard with integrated iPod docking station.

Date: Mar 18th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Zotac

Zotac may not be a brand everyone has heard of, but they offer a great line-up of graphic cards. The company is showing off the latest GeForce 8800 based graphic cards as well as different, passively cooled GeForce 7 Series cards. On top of that an nForce 570 and nForce 405 mATX board can be found at their booth.

Date: Mar 18th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Soundgraph

Soundgraph is showing off their complete line-up of available displays, iMON control devices and remote controls. They also have two cases, from Moneual and Silverstone, which incorporate their newest products: the iMON touch LCD and the Ultra Bay.

Date: Mar 18th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Point of View

You may know Point Of View as they have been producing graphic cards for quite some time now. Their entire line-up features a lot more. The company booth shows off their complete line-up of cases, a slew of accessories like mouse pads, gaming and bluetooth headsets, speakers and digital picture frames. To top things off, Point Of View is displaying factory overclocked cards under the EXO brand.

Date: Mar 16th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Akasa

Akasa has expanded their case line-up to include aluminum ITX cases, as well as mATX designer enclosures. There are a few new power supplies, notebook cooling pads for every budget and a very interesting, closed loop, all in one, liquid cooling HSF in two different colors.

Date: Mar 16th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Antec

Antec is giving the visitors a look at what is to come in the P series. The P180 will be succeeded by the P182 and the P190 comes with two power supplies with Neo-Link for a combined output of 1200W. The new P series has holes for water cooling and fan speed control switches. Besides that, the company is showing a limited edition of the P182, new HTPC & budget cases, as well as a 1000W power supply.

Date: Mar 16th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007: Aerocool

Aerocool has their completely new case series, which is produced by Lian-Li on display. These all aluminum enclosures come in multiple colors, feature different LCDs and even have touch sensitive buttons. They also have a new drive bay card reader with flip-up LCD up and running.

Date: Mar 15th 2007
Author: djbbenn
In: Tradeshows
CeBIT 2007 - Introduction

It's March again, and the IT world is coming to one place for the biggest computer/IT exhibition show in all of Europe - CeBIT.

8.9
Date: Mar 13th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Mice
Saitek GM3200 Laser Mouse

The Saitek GM3200 may be bigger than most other gaming mice, but it is so for a reason. The customizable weight system as well as a slew of programmable buttons in two modes and an on-the-fly DPI switch make this one of the most versatile mice out there. The great paint job, bright lighting and backlit Saitek logo make this mouse perfect for modding fans and LAN party gamers.

9.7
Date: Mar 12th 2007
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Razer Pro|Tones m250

Razer's new Pro Tones m250 headphones look a bit different than your average headphone. They clip on to your ears, allowing the headset to be larger than the usual ear plugs, while still being quite compact. During testing we found out that these $50 headphones can deliver amazing sound quality, no matter which type of music you listen to.

7.9
Date: Mar 7th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: Keyboards
Saitek Eclipse II Keyboard

Saitek's Eclipse II keyboard is the successor of the Eclipse. It features three different backlight colors and some very comfortable keys for stress and pain free gaming. The layout looks a bit futuristic, while keeping the size and weight at the same level as normal keyboards. We light it up and try it out with gaming and every day work and let you know how it fares.

9.0
Date: Mar 6th 2007
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Razer Pro|Tones m100

The Razer Pro|Tones m100 is a light-weight in-ear headphone system that is designed to give you the best music listening experience. The headphones are available in black and white, which is a perfect match for an Apple iPod. After testing these $40 headphones we come to the conclusion that they offer excellent comfort and good sound quality.

8.9
Date: Mar 5th 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: External HDDs
Vizo Luxon Advanced 3.5 inch HDD enclosure

The Vizo Luxon Advanced HDD enclosure is a very versatile case which gives the user complete choice what type of internal and external connection is used. The rounded corners and nice black, blue or silver exterior make this a great addition to your desktop and the performance of both USB 2.0 and eSATA is good no matter what drive is used.

9.5
Date: Mar 4th 2007
Author: Frederik S
In: Mouse Pads
SteelPad S&S (New Improved Surface)

Based on the award-winning SteelPad S&S, SteelSeries has created a new mouse pad that comes with a completely new surface that is optimized to give the best compromise between low friction and best precision. We tested this $35 mousepad that comes with included Teflon and a carrying bag to see if it is really an improvement.

8.9
Date: Mar 3rd 2007
Author: Darksaber
In: USB Sticks
Verbatim Store 'n' Go 4GB U3 Smart Drive

The Verbatim Store 'n' Go U3 is a Smart Drive with the U3 Launchpad included on the memory stick. The addition of the software and improved performance cost the end user around $10 USD more, when compared to the basic Store 'n' Go 4 GB variant available. We benchmark the Verbatim U3 Smart Drive and let you know if the performance and software are worth the small price premium.