Earlier today, Armaggeddon has unveiled three new mechanical keyboards: the tenkeyless MKA-5 Black Hawk and the full-sized MKA-11 Spectral Hawk and MKA-13 Chroma Hawk keyboards. We were told these boards will be affordable, and if it’s true, mechanical keyboard lovers will want to give these a consideration.
For what it’s worth, I had a quick hands on session with these three keyboards, and I’m rather impressed.
In celebration of its 15th anniversary, Leapfrog has launched a slew of new products under its various brands. These include products from Armaggeddon, Sonic Gear, Power Logic, and the company’s new brand that focuses on high-end offerings, Elysium. Here are some highlights of the 30 products launched today here in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Curved design first hit the TV scene around two years ago and it doesn’t take long before the trend spill over to monitors. At this moment, plenty of established monitor brands have their own curved offering including Acer which has just launched its brand new XR341CK Curved Monitor in Malaysia earlier this week.
Intel’s new Skylake processors are due to be officially announced soon, and the expected early leaks have begun appearing. Slides detailing the new Skylake processors intended for the refreshed Apple MacBooks have surface, and it looks like there will be a significant increase in performance over the existing broadwell processors.
For those who followed our Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, you might be aware that we were in Bangkok, Thailand yesterday for a regional-level technical workshop with ASUS. Over there, the company has discussed several topics including the brand new STRIX GTX 980 Ti graphics card that was just released in Malaysia.
Presented by Ken Liu, the company’s Chief Engineer for graphics card, he started the presentation with a rather interesting slide: the release timeline for its three future versions of GTX 980 Ti cards which include the ROG Poseidon, ROG Matrix, and 20th Anniversary Gold Edition.
Mechanical keyboard enthusiasts, you might be interested in Logitech’s new tenkeyless (TKL) mechanical keyboard, the G310 Atlas Dawn. Unlike other mechanical keyboards in the market (which typically use Cherry MX switches), the G310 uses its own Romer-G switches which are “faster than competing switches”.
Earlier this week, AMD has announced yet another new addition to its family of A-Series desktop APUs in the form of A8-7670K. Taking over the role from A8-7650K as the highest-end A8 APU in the series, the new processor is apparently targeted for everyday computing and popular eSports-oriented games as well as Windows 10 users.
Qualcomm’s recent troubles appear to continue as the company has announced that it plans to cut its current workforce by about 10-percent. Complicating matters is talk that the company is contemplating splitting in two; separating the manufacturing and licensing divisions into different entities.
This is something for you networking folks out there: ASUS is apparently planning to release a limited edition version of its famed RT-AC87U wireless router into Malaysian market. By limited, we mean only 50 out of 1,000 units of the router will be made available in our market.
Google’s Chromecast is getting an expansion in the form of an ethernet adapter. While the Chromecast works just fine over a WiFi connection, there are times when a wired connection is preferred. The adapter itself looks like an expanded power brick with an ethernet port on the back.