Hardware Roundup: Wednesday Edition

Nemo - July 9, 2008 03:54AM in Affiliate News

Solid state drives have been in the news a lot over the last year or so. Lots of hype has surrounded these devices with proponents having a lot to say regarding the benefits of faster speeds, greater resistance to shock and vibration and lower power requirements. But the killer has always been cost. With prices on some chips used in their manufacture dropping, SSDs are approaching prices attainable by some enthusiasts and today we get a chance to check out the Super Talent MasterDrive MX 60GB. Our roundup also includes another look at the Thermaltake Armor+ MX mid-tower case along with Thermaltake's 1000W modular power supply and a review of one of Alienware's gaming notebooks.

Cases
Thermaltake Armor+ MX Midtower ATX Computer Case @ Legit Reviews

CPUs
Intel Core 2 Processors Performance Comparison Guide @ Tech ARP

Gaming
Assassin’s Creed Review for Playstation 3 @ RBMods

Notebooks
Alienware m15x 15.4-inch Gaming Laptop @ ThinkComputers

Power Supplies
Thermaltake Toughpower 1000 Watt Modular @ Bjorn3D

Storage/Hard Drives
Super Talent MasterDrive MX 60GB SSD @ TweakTown

Miscellany
SumoSac Sultan Beanbag Chair @ ThinkComputers