MIFCOM Blackbox Titan X Alpha & Mainframe

MIFCOM is the only system integrator and NVIDIA partner for Switzerland, Germany and Austria building systems with NVIDIA's latest and greatest Titan X (Pascal) graphics card. Since we're quite into high-end gaming hardware here at ocaholic we're going to show you around those systems and we'll give you a preview on how powerful those rigs are. On top of that all MIFCOM Blackbox systems can be custom configured.

MIFCOM Blackbox Titan X Alpha & Mainframe


Nvidia releases Geforce 375.57 WHQL Game Ready drivers

21.10.2016: Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 375.57 WHQL Game Ready drivers with all the optimizations for a couple of new games including Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2 and Civilization VI as well as a few new SLI profiles and a couple of fixes.


Razer unveils the new Blade Pro gaming notebook

21.10.2016: Razer has unveiled its newest Blade Pro gaming notebook at an event in Berlin, packing some high-end hardware in a 17.3-inch notebook chassis.

EA Games

We get our hands on Battlefield 1 finally

21.10.2016: We finally managed to get our hands on a Battlefied 1 key and try it out as well as make some screenshots from what is probably one of the most anticipated games in a while.


AMD announces its Q3 2016 financial report

21.10.2016: AMD has published its Q3 2016 financial report, beating earlier expectations with a record quarter ending with US $1.3 billion revenue.


Razer Blade notebooks now available in Europe

21.10.2016: During its event in Berlin, Razer has not only unveiled the new high-end Razer Blade Pro notebook but also announced that its Razer Blade Stealth and Razer Blade gaming notebooks will now finally be available in Europe as well.


AMD releases Radeon Software 16.10.2 drivers

21.10.2016: AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.2 hotfix drivers which bring all the necessary optimizations for new and upcoming games including Battlefield 1, Civiliazation VI and Titanfall 2 as well as a new Crossfire profile and couple of fixes.


Nintendo unveils the new Switch console

21.10.2016: Nintendo has now officially unveiled its next-gen console, the Nintendo Switch, a hybrid home/portable console with detachable controllers and cartridge-based games.


AMD working on a cut-down Radeon RX 470

21.10.2016: AMD is apparently working on a new graphics card that should be based on Polaris 10 Ellesmere GPU and fit between the Radeon RX 460 and Radeon RX 470, in order to better compete with Nvidia's recently launched GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 graphics cards.


Rig of the Day - G1 Gaming

21.10.2016: Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.


Powercolor Devil Box external GPU box now available

20.10.2016: Powercolor has announced that its external GPU enclosure, known as the Powercolor Devil Box, which is based on AMD's XConnect Technology, is now available both in the US and in Europe.


Cherry announces the new MX Board 9.0 keyboard

20.10.2016: Cherry, a company known for its mechanical keyboard switches, has announced its newest keyboards that will be sold directly under Cherry brand, the MX Board 9.0.

Lian Li

Lian Li update O-series with new white color option

20.10.2016: Lian Li has updated its O-series PC cases by adding the new white color option to the lineup, including the PC-05SW, PC-07SW and the PC-08WBW.


Intel Core i7-7700K overclocked to 6.7GHz on LN2

20.10.2016: There were plenty of Intel Kaby Lake leaks so far so it does not come as a surprise that we now we have a chance to check out how some of these CPUs overclock and it appears that these are quite overclockers since the Core i7-7700K flagship hit 6.7GHz on LN2 while the Core i5-7600K pushed to 5.1GHz on air.


Intel Broadwell-E delidded for direct die mounting

20.10.2016: While mounting a CPU cooler directly on the CPU that has been delidded is mostly reserved to experienced users and overclockers the gain is undeniable so it does not come as a surprise that there are both products for delidding as well as instructions for the process, such as the one from SiliconLottery for Direct Die Mounting of a Broadwell-E CPU.

Lian Li

Lian Li PC-V3000 prototype PC case spotted

20.10.2016: Upcoming Lian Li PC-V3000 flagship PC case has been spotted and as it was the case with earlier Lian Li flagship PC cases, this one is also made from aluminum and comes with some interesting features, including a twin-compartment design.


Various Geforce GTX 1070 getting BIOS update

20.10.2016: It appears that some Nvidia AIB partners are issuing BIOS updates for Geforce GTX 1070 that should be fixing issues seen on some graphics cards, including flickering and/or poor memory overclocking.


Rig of the Day - Sumleeman V2

20.10.2016: Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.


ASUS unveils its full GTX 1050 series lineup

19.10.2016: Following Nvidia's official announcement of the new Geforce GTX 1050 series graphics cards based on the GP107 Pascal GPU, ASUS has unveiled its full lineup including Phoenix, Dual, Expedition and ROG Strix graphics cards.


Phanteks unveils new Enthoo Pro M Tempered Glass case

19.10.2016: In addition to the new version of the Enthoo Luxe PC case, Phanteks has also unveiled a new version of its well known mid-tower Enthoo Pro M PC case which will now be available with a Tempered Glass panel.


NZXT unveils new Kraken Series AiO liquid coolers

19.10.2016: NZXT has completely redesigned its Kraken line of All-in-One (AiO) liquid coolers by releasing the all new Kraken X52 as well as updated versions of the Kraken X42 and Kraken X62 coolers.