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Zeus Z1, the Playstation phone

Some videos and pictures were recently leaked on the internet concerning the new PSP Go/Smartphone Hybrid currently in development at Sony Ericsson’s, codename Zeus Z1. There has been no official press release yet, so we can only[...]
Zeus Z1, the Playstation phone
Zeus Z1, the Playstation phone

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The PlayStation 2 isn’t dead !

Sony announced a few days ago the commercialization of the new BRAVIA KDL-22PX300, a 22 inches flatscreen with an embedded PS2. The TV has 720p compatibility (although games will stull run in standard def, obviously), four HDMI ports,t[...]
The PlayStation 2 isn’t dead !
The PlayStation 2 isn’t dead !

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Panasonic Jungle is one step closer to market

There is no launch date or projected price yet, but the Panasonic Jungle, the portable game console unveiled in October, will be finding its way into the hands of a select few consumers for testing. Eager to get the QWERTY and touch pa[...]
Panasonic Jungle is one step closer to market
Panasonic Jungle is one step closer to market

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Get your green or orange Nintendo DSi for Black Friday!

Nintendo has announced two new colors for the Nintendo DSi, available exclusively for Black Friday: bright orange and green. The limited-edition bundles include a green or orange Nintendo DSi and a game, Mario Party DS, for $149.99. Th[...]
Get your green or orange Nintendo DSi for Black Friday!
Get your green or orange Nintendo DSi for Black Friday!Get your green or orange Nintendo DSi for Black Friday!Get your green or orange Nintendo DSi for Black Friday!Get your green or orange Nintendo DSi for Black Friday!

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Maingear’s new gaming laptops, the Alt-15 and Alt-17

Maingear has announced the launch of two new gaming laptops, the Alt-15 and Alt-17, both equipped with NVIDIA’s new battery-saving GPU technology Optimus. The Alt-15 has a 15.6″ inc Full HD screen, Intel Core i3 or i5 or i7[...]
Maingear’s new gaming laptops, the Alt-15 and Alt-17
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Mouse Computer Announces MICRO Series Gaming Computers

Mouse Computer keeps on chugging with the announcement today of its new series of micro desktop gaming computers, the NEXTGEAR-MICRO series. They will offer four configurations with graphics cards from two companies: NVIDIA’s GeF[...]
Mouse Computer Announces MICRO Series Gaming Computers
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Razer’s new gaming keypad Nostromo

Razer has just released a brand new, high-end programmable keypad for gamers. Co-developed with Belkin, the Nostromo gaming keypad boasts excellent ergonomics and controls, extreme customizability, and maximum comfort. It features a 16[...]
Razer’s new gaming keypad Nostromo
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MSI’s new gaming laptop, the FX 603

Taiwanese computer manufacturer MSI has just announced the release of a new F series gaming notebook, the FX 603. It comes with a 15.6″ TFT-LCD 16:9 display (either 1366×768 HD or FHD 1920×1080), Intel Core i3 (330/350M[...]
MSI’s new gaming laptop, the FX 603
MSI’s new gaming laptop, the FX 603MSI’s new gaming laptop, the FX 603MSI’s new gaming laptop, the FX 603MSI’s new gaming laptop, the FX 603MSI’s new gaming laptop, the FX 603

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Mouse Computer Launches New Gaming Computer

Mouse Computer Japan announces a new entrant in its G-Tune gaming brand, the NEXTGEAR i800BA8-ATI-SP2. It has an AMD Radeon HD 6870 graphics card with 1GB of video memory, an Intel Core i7-950 processor, 12GB of RAM, a 1TB hard drive a[...]
Mouse Computer Launches New Gaming Computer
Mouse Computer Launches New Gaming Computer

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Digital Storm adds GeForce GTX 580 to Black Ops gaming PCs

Digital Storm, a company specializing in system integration, has just added the world’s fastest GPU to its gaming PC line-up: the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 is now mission-ready for Black|OPS gaming rigs. The GeForce GTX 580 is NVIDI[...]
Digital Storm adds GeForce GTX 580 to Black Ops gaming PCs
Digital Storm adds GeForce GTX 580 to Black Ops gaming PCsDigital Storm adds GeForce GTX 580 to Black Ops gaming PCs

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Sony launches EyePet for PSP

Sony has just launched a mobile version of its EyePet game. It’s roughly the same game as the PS3 version, where you have to take care of a virtual animal, only instead of using the Playstation Eye, players have to set a Magic ca[...]
Sony launches EyePet for PSP
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Good Old Games (and the people who love them)

We don’t write a lot of articles about videos games here at Akihabara news, but being the inveterate gamer that I am, it was only a matter of time before I gave in to my geekest urge. Strangely enough, my first gaming article isn[...]
Good Old Games (and the people who love them)
Good Old Games (and the people who love them)Good Old Games (and the people who love them)Good Old Games (and the people who love them)Good Old Games (and the people who love them)Good Old Games (and the people who love them)

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iBUYPOWER Launches New AMD Radeon 6800 Series Graphics Cards in Three New Systems

A leading innovator in gaming PCs, iBUYPOWER, has just released three new systems, Gamer Mage D295, Gamer Mage D355, and Gamer Paladin F820, each equipped with their powerful new AMD 6800 series graphics cards. The new Direct X11 compa[...]
iBUYPOWER Launches New AMD Radeon 6800 Series Graphics Cards in Three New Systems
iBUYPOWER Launches New AMD Radeon 6800 Series Graphics Cards in Three New SystemsiBUYPOWER Launches New AMD Radeon 6800 Series Graphics Cards in Three New SystemsiBUYPOWER Launches New AMD Radeon 6800 Series Graphics Cards in Three New SystemsiBUYPOWER Launches New AMD Radeon 6800 Series Graphics Cards in Three New SystemsiBUYPOWER Launches New AMD Radeon 6800 Series Graphics Cards in Three New Systems

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MSI’s N480GTX Lightning, the fastest GPU in the world?

Msi just launched its version of the infamous GeForce GTX 480 graphics card, the N480GTX Lightning, and man, I want one so bad! Just look at those specs: With its 750 MHz Core and 1536MB GDDR5 4000MHz memory, the N480GTX packs a helluv[...]
MSI’s N480GTX Lightning, the fastest GPU in the world?
MSI’s N480GTX Lightning, the fastest GPU in the world?MSI’s N480GTX Lightning, the fastest GPU in the world?MSI’s N480GTX Lightning, the fastest GPU in the world?MSI’s N480GTX Lightning, the fastest GPU in the world?MSI’s N480GTX Lightning, the fastest GPU in the world?

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The Jungle, Panasonic’s New Foray into Gaming

If you’ve ever wanted a mobile gaming device with a QWERTY keyboard and dual D-pads, your prayers have finally been answered by Panasonic, who aren’t generally known for gaming consoles. Named The Jungle, this handheld will[...]
The Jungle, Panasonic’s New Foray into Gaming

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Nintendo introduces Wii Remote Plus in Japan, the world to follow.

Nothing too mind-blowing here, but if you were not too thrilled having to plug an “additional” sensor to your actual Wii Remote to improve your gaming experience, you will now be pleased that finally, after quite some time now, Nintend[...]
Nintendo introduces Wii Remote Plus in Japan, the world to follow.
Nintendo introduces Wii Remote Plus in Japan, the world to follow.

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Nintendo 3DS 3D Content Partnership

Nintendo, the multinational video game company of Game Boy and Nintendo DS fame, has announced a business partnership with
Nintendo 3DS 3D Content Partnership
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Mouse Computer’s New m-Book G series High-end Laptops

Alongside Mouse Computer’s announcement regarding their new G-Tune series gaming computer is the availability of four new laptop models in the m-Book G series, with a 17.3-inch full HD display with ATI Mobility Radeon HD5870 grap[...]
Mouse Computer’s New m-Book G series High-end Laptops
Mouse Computer’s New m-Book G series High-end LaptopsMouse Computer’s New m-Book G series High-end Laptops

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New Mouse Computer Gaming PC

Mouse Computer have announced the release of a new computer in their G-Tune line of gaming rigs with the NEXTGEAR i300BB3-MH, a NVIDIA GeForce GST450-toting Windows 7 Home Premium machine with an Intel Core i7-870 processor, 4GB of RAM[...]
New Mouse Computer Gaming PC
New Mouse Computer Gaming PC

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EON17: Origin PC’s New Desktop-in-a-Notebook

Putting a six-core desktop processor, space for up to three hard drives, and support for up to24GB of DDR3 memory is Origin PC, stuffing unbelievable specs into its new gaming laptop in brushed metal black, the EON17. The 17.3-inch HD [...]
EON17: Origin PC’s New Desktop-in-a-Notebook
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MSI GX660 to Incorporate DTS Technology for Amazing Sound

Taiwanese computer and computer parts manufacturer Micro-Star International announced the incorporation of DTS’ Surround Sensation UltraPC technology on their GX660 gaming laptop yesterday. The GX660, the slightly-lower-powered c[...]
MSI GX660 to Incorporate DTS Technology for Amazing Sound
MSI GX660 to Incorporate DTS Technology for Amazing SoundMSI GX660 to Incorporate DTS Technology for Amazing SoundMSI GX660 to Incorporate DTS Technology for Amazing SoundMSI GX660 to Incorporate DTS Technology for Amazing SoundMSI GX660 to Incorporate DTS Technology for Amazing Sound

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BRIGHT RED 1400MB/s SSD Drive from PhotoFast

PhotoFast’s new gaming-oriented solid state drive, the LSI PCIe SSD, will go on sale next month. This PowerDrive fits right into the PCI-Express 2.0 slot on any motherboard. It has 512 MB of onboard cache, and can achieve maximum read [...]
BRIGHT RED 1400MB/s SSD Drive from PhotoFast
BRIGHT RED 1400MB/s SSD Drive from PhotoFast

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