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By Wade Hinkle On 25 Oct, 2017 At 12:25 AM | Categorized As News, Xbox 360/Xbox One | With 0 Comments

No GravatarWhile shopping online today for the family, led into finding a Xbox One controller and HD external

Razer Wildcat Gaming Controller

Razer Wildcat Gaming Controller

hard drive with large price cuts from online retailers.

The first peripheral hosted by Razer through Groupon of their Wildcat Gaming Controller. The controller is touted by the manufacturer as being developed from suggestions by eSports athletes. The gamer can create their own dedicated-button layout while also including four addition multi-function button. These extra buttons can help make changing in-game settings such as volume easier, or can help with better control over onscreen characters during those important points in the game.

The specification of the controller is listed below:

  • Compatible with the Xbox One and PC.
  • 2 shoulder Hyperesponse Multi-Function Bumpers
  • 2 removable Hyperesponse Multi-Function Triggers
  • 4 Hyperesponse ABXY action buttons
  • 4 button Quick Control Panel
  • Optional trigger stops for rapid-fire
  • Zero slow-turn analog joysticks
  • 3.5 mm audio port for stereo audio output and microphone input
  • Optional rubber palm grips
  • Quick-release cable feature
  • Carrying case
  • Detachable 3 m / 10 ft lightweight braided fiber cable with Micro-USB connector
  • Approximate size : 106 mm / 4.17” (Length) x 156 mm / 6.14” (Width) x 66 mm / 2.60” (Height)
  • Approximate weight (without cable) : 260 g / 0.57 lbs

The Razer Wildcat Gaming Controller is regularly priced at $149.99, the purchase through Groupon will cost $91.99, a thirty-nine percent discount.

Amazon.com has slashed the price of Seagate’s 4TB Game Drive Green Standard Edition. The plug-and-play external hard drive takes only seconds to setup and the 4TB can hold over 100 games. The size of the device and no power cable needed can slip in a pocket or backpack and makes it great for taking it anywhere.

The list price of the Seagate 4TB Game Drive Green Standard Edition‘s on Amazon is $149.99 and the sale price is now $114.00 This is a saving of twenty-four percentage and will put $35.99 back in the wallet.

Groupon’s offering of the Razer Wildcat Controller has a limited time, though could not find a place that states the time left. The Seagate 4TB Game Drive Green Standard Edition on Amazon does not show a timeframe either, the original list price is still showing, so assume the price will go back up.

By Wade Hinkle On 17 Oct, 2016 At 08:09 PM | Categorized As ROG News | With 0 Comments

No GravatarIt was announced today that Razer, the manufacturer of gaming peripherals has purchased the majority of assets of THX Ltd. Razer be the parent company and will continue to operate the company as an independent entity under its current management and employees.

In May 2015. Ty Ahmad-Taylor came aboard THX as the CEO and made a commitment that the company would branch out into the consumer electronics sector. Whether the plan was for the company to be purchased is not known, he stated in a post in March 2016, that the certification of quality included development of headphones, virtual reality and more.

THX was formed by legendary film maker George Lucas in the early 1980’s to fill a void that he found in the quality of the playback of movies in commercial cinemas. The original certification program of THX began in 1983 to coincide with the release of “Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi.”

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“For over 30 years, THX has maintained a proud legacy of being one of the leaders in audio technology and certification worldwide,” said Laurie Fincham, senior vice president of Audio Research and Development at THX.

“With their focus on quality, design and innovation, Razer supports our vision to optimize and deliver the best audiovisual experiences to audiences worldwide.”

Razer Co-Founder and CEO Min-Liang Tan said, “Razer has a vision for innovation at every level of entertainment, a vision which THX has championed since its inception more than 30 years ago. This acquisition will allow us to reinforce Razer’s leadership in gaming and extend the brand into broader areas of entertainment, while at the same time empowering THX to develop into a global powerhouse, independently.”

“Our focus has always been on ensuring that anyone can experience high quality entertainment, regardless of their medium of choice. With Razer, we can now continue to strengthen our core lines of business while delivering excellence for our customers’ ever-changing needs,” said Ty Ahmad-Taylor, CEO of THX. “As a standalone company, THX will work with Razer but will primarily continue to service our partners in the industry in order to deliver great products to consumers.”

Details of the transaction was no disclosed.