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Raidmax Announces the Wide-Bodied COBRA Mid Tower Chassis

LG Launches EA93, 29-inch 21:9 Ultrawidescreen Monitor, in Korea



Raidmax Announces the Wide-Bodied COBRA Mid Tower Chassis

Today Raidmax announced COBRA, a new mid tower chassis with a patented wide body design, featuring LED lights, tool-less installations, and a "thermal" design.

The 525x240x460mm COBRA has space for up to three 3.5" and four 2.5" hard drives, that can be installed in the HDD cages without any tools. These hard drives just slide into the bay thanks to the COBRA's rail slide technology. The three 5.25 bays also have a tool-free design, allowing for simple optical drive installation. The smart one-click 5.25" bay covers on the front of the case come off with limited effort, and make it even easier to install optical drives.

COBRA can accommodate CPU coolers up to 6.9" tall, and has 25cm behind the motherboard tray for cable management. There are seven vented PCI slots and expansion cards up to 16.3" in length fit in the chassis when the 2.5" HDD cage is removed.

There are one rear 120mm fan and one front 120mm fan with a green LED glow. At the top of the Raidmax COBRA two 120mm fans or one 180mm fan can be placed. Also, another 120mm fan can be placed on the floor on the chassis. Underneath where the power supply sits is a PSU fan filter. The COBRA also supports water cooling with three rubber grommets in the rear of the chassis for water cooling tubes.

The I/O panel has one USB 3.0, one USB 2.0 and audio ports. The power button and reset button sit on opposite sides of the I/O panel.

The Raidmax COBRA will be available in the US and Canada in December for the suggested retail price of US$69.99.

Source: GlobalPR


LG Launches EA93, 29-inch 21:9 Ultrawidescreen Monitor, in Korea

Today LG Electronics announced the launch of its EA93 ultrawidescreen IPS monitor with 21:9 aspect ratio. It really provides plenty of room for multiple documents and windows to be viewed at one time.

Transforming the monitor into a multitasking tool, the 4-Screen Split feature can divide the screen into up to four segments, each of which can be uniquely customized. The EA93 can connect the monitor to two external devices via Dual Link-up, providing consistent color across the entire screen, eliminating the bezels of dual-monitor set-ups. Additionally, the monitor is hardware-color-calibration ready. Gamers can also play games and videos from their smartphones on the monitor via the included MHL connection.

The specifications include:

  • Screen Size: 29W
  • Format: 21:9
  • Resolution: 2560x1080
  • Color Gamut: sRGB 100%
  • Panel: IPS
  • Brightness (Typ.): 300nits
  • Contrast Ratio (Typ.): Mega
  • Viewing Angle (Ver./Hor.): 178/178
  • Response Time: 5ms GTG
  • Interface: DVI-D Dual x1, HMDI x2 (MHL x1), USB 3.0 (1 up, 3 down), Display Port x1, PC Audio In, Headphone Out
  • Speaker: 7W x 2
  • Stand: Tilt
  • Features: MHL, 4-Screen Split, Dual Link-up, Super Energy Saving, PIP (Picture-In-Picture), PBP (Picture-By-Picture), Auto Ratio, Control, Wall Mount (100x100)
  • Color Calibration: H/W Calibration, True Color Finder (S/W)

The LG EA93 will be introduced in Korea this month and rolled-out globally in the weeks following.

Source: EnGadget


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