Archive for the ‘Base Unit’ Category
0 CommentsPosted by Bob Crane on April 12, 2014 under Base Unit, Event
Without doubt, the Gadget Show Live is the largest technology show in the UK. In fact, driven by a TV audience of more than 1 million tech lovers, The Gadget Show Live finds it easy to put 30,000 folk... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 3, 2014 under APU, Base Unit, CPU, Netbook, Notebook, PC
Intel Corp. this week revealed the name of its new-generation code-named Braswell system-on-chip that will power upcoming value notebooks and desktops. The new chip will be made using a leading-edge p... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Bob Crane on March 28, 2014 under Base Unit
It's official, we're into March madness silly season. Following the 4K monitor price moves by Dell and Samsung, we're now hearing about a strong move on the price of 5GHz systems over at YOYOTech. Ki... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on March 21, 2014 under Base Unit, Channel, Event
The market for digital signage is already huge and looks set to grow at a phenomenal rate over the next 10 years. Into this fast moving market, Taiwanese based Ablecom UK is launching a brand new rang... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 14, 2014 under APU, Base Unit, CPU, Gaming Rig, General Purpose PC, Highlights-new, HTPC, PC
For years Intel Corp. has been focused to deliver the best possible chips for various mobile devices, including notebooks and tablets, whereas solutions for desktops computers were put on the back-bur... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on March 14, 2014 under Base Unit, Event
Reading an extensive, in-depth review of MSI's latest gaming bare bones rig, Nightblade, is a great way to familiarise yourself with the specification and performance characteristics. But if you reall... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on March 13, 2014 under Base Unit, PC
UK system builder, MESH Computers, has decided to get into the spirit of March Madness with a limited edition promo of their own this weekend. KitGuru scribbles down the code that's just dropped into ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on February 4, 2014 under Base Unit, General Purpose PC, PC
Asustek Computer on Tuesday introduced its first ever desktop with Google ChromeOS operating system. The PC utilizes an Intel microprocessor based on the latest “Haswell” micro-architecture and pr... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on January 31, 2014 under Base Unit, Channel, Component
The term PC or Personal Computer covers a broad spectrum of systems - with everything from hand built from the ground up, through to off the shelf systems where everything is done for you. KitGuru c... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 27, 2014 under Base Unit, Laptop / Mobile, Netbook, Notebook, PC
Laptops from Samsung Electronics are stylish, well-built and innovative. However, they are not as popular on the market as notebooks from manufacturers like Asustek Computer. A new media report claims... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on January 15, 2014 under APU, Base Unit
With Intel continuing to commit ever larger amounts of die space to graphics, AMD's decision to acquire ATi in 2006 and begin fusing the CPU with the GPU, looks like a smart one. UK specialist system ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 13, 2014 under Base Unit, General Purpose PC, Netbook, Notebook, Tablet PC
Jason Chen, a former executive from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. who recently became chief executive officer of Acer Group, has failed to impress investors who attended his press conference ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 12, 2014 under Base Unit, General Purpose PC, HTPC
Intel Corp. is not going to release its next-generation code-named “Broadwell” family of central processing units (CPUs) until later this year, but it is already working on two small form-factor P... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on November 25, 2013 under Base Unit, Highlights, HTPC
With modern computer components continuing the trend of shrinking in size while also increasing in performance, the small form-factor (SFF) market is big business. Taking size reductions to the extrem... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on November 1, 2013 under Base Unit, Gaming Rig
The response to KitGuru's earlier article about YOYOTech's brand new £8,000 mega box, the XDNA Aurum 24K was really positive. While we can argue about whether any PC can be worth that much money, the... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jules on October 30, 2013 under Base Unit
Looking at the latest data from IDC, the vast majority of desktop systems will ship for less than £800 in 2014. Given that impressive stat, what would possess a company to create a new range where ea... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 1, 2013 under Base Unit, Gaming Rig
Xi3 made a bit of a splash yesterday, since the countdown timer on its site officially came to an end - for some of us though, much sooner than expected. I ended up sitting there hitting refresh short... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 30, 2013 under Base Unit, Network, Security
John McAfee wants to protect us from the NSA, with a d-central device that communicates directly with your devices to create a private network - this network would be inaccessible to the government. ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 25, 2013 under Base Unit
Amongst all the Apple TV rumours circulating, streaming hardware company, Roku, has decided to steal some of the limelight by releasing a new line of its streaming boxes. A Roku 1 and Roku 2 refresh... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Eric Joel on September 9, 2013 under Base Unit, Gaming Rig, Highlights 2
With the launch of Nvidia's new range of high end graphic cards well under way it is time for the Santa Clara engineering team to turn its attention to the more affordable end of the market. Each gen... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on August 25, 2013 under Base Unit, Event, Highlights-new
Arguably the biggest local brand in PC manufacturing, PC Specialist ships thousands of systems in a month, but - up to now - there has been something missing from the company's line-up. . No longer.... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on April 27, 2013 under APU, Base Unit, Highlights V
One of the biggest challenges for anyone looking to get into system building for the first time is the 'but you have never done it before' challenge. If you've never tried to open a system, then it wi... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on December 19, 2012 under Base Unit, PC
In the old days, the January sales used to start, well, in January. Over time, these deals were pulled in earlier and earlier - with the Boxing Day sale replacing January as the kick off point. Now it... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on December 11, 2012 under Base Unit
While we all love oggling the latest in 6-core, 12-threaded overclocking monstrosities - the reality is that many of us just need to replace an old box with a newer one. For example, as a child grows ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Carl on December 10, 2012 under Base Unit, PC
ARIA have informed us this afternoon that they are the UK exclusive on this awesome little BareBones Arctic Cooling PC is powered by the Dual Core Intel Atom D525 1.8GHz. All you need is to add... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on December 3, 2012 under Base Unit, Channel, Laptop / Mobile
Given that KitGuru has had quite a few conversations with AMD in the past about the benefits for creating a simple PC, in the smallest possible form factor, that could perform a wide variety of tasks ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jules on November 22, 2012 under Apple, APU, Base Unit, General Purpose PC, HTPC
As of 6am this morning, the options available to technology lovers who want oodles of power but no noise and a stylish little package, just got a whole lot more attractive with the launch of Sapphire'... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on October 18, 2012 under Base Unit
With Windows 8, Haswell, GTX700 and Radeon 8000 all coming soon, it's work pausing every now and then to realise that the vast majority of business users are not batting in that league. They have a ve... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Carl on July 14, 2012 under Base Unit, Gaming Rig
With its headquarters up in Staffordshire, Overclockers has always been associated with supplying the components that enthusiasts need for custom builds. Now it's branching more-n-more across to ready... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on July 9, 2012 under Base Unit, Highlights, PC
The Zoostorm brand may not be instantly recognisable to many but they have been around now for a few years. They are a UK based systems integrator who build budget friendly computers predominantly... more.
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