Category: Preview

Samsung Brings VR to Mobile with the Gear VR

Samsung tossed a curveball our way this past Wednesday at their Unpacked event. While we expected the reveal of the Note 4 to the media, no one expected Samsung to throw their proverbial hat into the VR arena as well – much less with Oculus as a partner, but that is what we got. Samsung announced the Gear VR much to the surprise of the attendees. The crazy thing about this product reveal was that the...

Pax Prime 2014: HyperX Showcases Predator DDR4 Memory and Others

HyperX had plenty to show at Pax Prime 2014. Pax attendees and HyperX fans got to join in on exciting raffles or play with HyperX sponsored pro-gamers from Team EG, Cloud 9 HyperX, TSM, Dignatas as well as Twitch streamers Phantoml0rd and Hafu – all for a chance to win HyperX products. Prizes included HyperX memory, SSDs, the new HyperX Fury USBs; ZBOX mini-PC from ZOTAC®; and products from Gigabyte™, MSI, Need for Seat USA and...

Samsung Unpacks the Galaxy Note 4 & Galaxy Note Edge

I have been a Samsung Note owner since the first Note hit the market, and every time Samsung announces a new version I look forward to seeing how they will take a device that is the backbone of my productivity and make it better. This past Wednesday, Samsung took an amazing piece of hardware and changed the game again – not only announcing the Note 4 but also unveiling the Note Edge which took the...

SteelSeries Introduces Rival DOTA 2 Gaming Mouse

If you’re a fan of the SteelSeries Rival as we are AND you big into DOTA 2, then SteelSteries has a treat for you. We took the SteelSteries Rival (my current gaming mouse of choice) through its paces with our review and we loved what we saw. Now the SteelSteries Rival DOTA 2 Edition Gaming Mouse will be available for pre-order after the conclusion of The International 4 DOTA 2 Tournament for $69.99. Sure, the attendees of...

Kingston HyperX Brings the FURY and Impact to Your Gaming Rig

In case you missed it, Kingston HyperX released their latest memory line-up called FURY, aiming to keeping your gaming rig enhancements easy and cost-conscience. They showcased the new line-up of memory modules at PAX East this past April, sporting a variety of colors for fitting into any style of internals-exposing modded PC. Also, laptop and small-form factor PC owners were not ignored as small outline memory modules in the form of the HyperX Impact was released just last...

CE Week: Audio-Technica SonicFuel Showcase

At CE Week in NYC, Audio-Technica showcased their recently launched SonicFuel line-up of in-ear and over-ear headphones. Audio-Technica has been around for about 50 years, producing a broad range of audio products. There are gamers that rely on the high-end audio presentation found in their ATH-AD700 units, which they used for PC gaming rather than solely for music. But it’s not always high-end pricing for high-end sound. Enter SonicFuel, in-ear and over-ear products coming in...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Unveiled

Let us take a break from all the E3 excitement to talk about a new product launch! Samsung announced another addition to their always-growing mobile line-up yesterday at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The President and Head of Sales & Marketing for the IT and Mobile Division, DJ Lee, promised that the “relentless innovation will never stop.” He went on to report that Samsung made up 22% of the tablet market last year....

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Introducing Sticky9, just in time for Mother’s Day

With only a few more days until Mother’s Day, I thought I would take the time to introduce everyone to Sticky9.com. Sticky9 is a website that can convert your Instagram photos into magnets or iPhone and iPad cases. With free shipping worldwide, Sticky9 is easy to use and only requires your Instagram account to get started. Who wouldn’t love a personalized gift this Mother’s Day? Pricing Instagram Magnets From $14.99 per sheet of 9 Instagram Phone Cases, available for...

Samsung Unpacked 5 – Galaxy S5 Revealed

Monday, at the Samsung Studio in New York City, members of the press got to tinker around with the present-day Samsung gadgets such as the Note 3 and the Note 10.1 2014 Edition as they waited for the live stream of Samsung Unpacked 5, in Barcelona, Spain. Samsung devices were all over as people ordered drinks and pastries while using the various Note devices. Shortly after, the live stream was played on all screens in...

Time to (Transporter) Sync Your Files

Time to (Transporter) Sync Your Files

A few months ago I wrote up a review of the original Transporter which allows any user to set up his or her own cloud network for file storage.  Some may view the device with a wary eye as it costs about $199 with a 500GB hard drive.  The price point may have been off putting for some but with the Transporter Sync, there’s really no excuse to not free yourself from certain cloud storage...

Hisense Unveils the Sero 7 Tablets

On May 23rd in New York City, Hisense introduced their contribution to the crowded Android tablet market and explained why the Sero 7 series of tablets deserve our attention. They pulled no punches by teaming up with NVIDIA and Walmart to ensure their attack is a little more than a just a jab at their competition. The two tablets shown were the Sero 7 LT and the Sero 7 Pro. Each tablet displays respectable specs. But...

[PAX East 2013] Powerhouse Gaming Laptops by ASUS & MSI – First Impressions

In the world of PC gaming, it is commonplace for your traditional PC gamer to have a rig that they built themselves. I still have mine, although it was built during the creation of Stonehenge. But how about your closed-quarters gamer looking for a desktop replacement? Not everyone has the space for a 500 key Razer keyboard with a game stats screen. So what do gamer-supporting computer companies consider a proper all-in-one gaming package? On...