When companies like ASUS are reasonably legitimately launching desktop supercomputers, describing your performance PC as a "personal supercomputer" seems like asking for trouble. Still, that's how Maingear are referring to their latest desktop, the SHIFT, packing as it does a choice of Intel Core i7 processor, stacks of DDR3-1600 memory, Asetek liquid-cooling and a choice of up to six regular hard-drives or twelve SSDs.
It'll come as little to no surprise that, with the new ATI Radeon HD 5870 video cards fresh on the scene, gaming PC manufacturers are already updating their wares to include the DirectX 11 capable GPU. Maingear is one of the first into the SlashGear inbox, with their Ephex, F131, Prelude, and X-Cube systems all getting friendly with AMD's newest graphics card.
Maingear have announced a new PC that can't decide quite whether it's for gamers or HTPC enthusiasts. The Maingear Axess HD Gamer has its sights on your living room, and uses a low-profile aluminum case; however inside there's an Intel Core i7 processor, up to 12GB of DDR3 memory and dual NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT graphics cards in SLI configuration. The Axess HD Gamer is also the first system to come with the Phantom Lapboard.
MAINGEAR have released a new laptop, the MAINGEAR mX-L, a 13.3-inch machine with an LED-backlit 1280 x 800 display, a choice of Intel Core 2 Duo processors up to 2.53GHz and up to 8GB of DDR2 RAM. The mX-L also has a choice of up to a 500GB hard-drive or 160GB Intel X25-M SSD, as well as DVD and Blu-ray optical drives.
MAINGEAR computers have today announced company’s first gaming system to feature NVIDIA’s GeForce 3D Vision stereoscopic 3D technology, bundling the Prelude 2 with Intel’s Core i7 processor, GeForce GPU, wireless 3D glasses and a 120Hz-enabled 22-inch Samsung LCD package starts at sub-$2k.
The custom PC maker known to built powerful gaming gig for PC enthusiasts, has announced a new breed of next generation workstations for professional graphic and image designers, or the likes of advanced audio and video specialists in needs of a durable and high performance tool.