This competition is organized by iF Forum Design and operated by TAITRA, and it pit 288 works from 9 different countries against each other in 11 different judging criteria. In the end, the Thermaltake Satellite Notebook Cooler, Toughpower DPS and Tt eSPORTS SYBARIS Hybrid wired/wireless Headset, Level 10 M Hybrid Mouse and VERTO Gaming Headset came out on top.
All of these awarded items will be showcased with the tremendous new products at the 2014 COMPUTEX Exhibition in Taipei from June 3 to 7, 2014. If you’re around, the booth is located at Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall, 4th floor, M620. More information can also be found in the press release below.
Team Futurelooks will be on site so stay tuned for our video coverage and more news from the show!
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Five models from Thermaltake and Tt eSPORTS win the 7th "COMPUTEX d&i Awards 2014"!
Thermaltake Satellite Notebook Cooler & Toughpower DPS
Tt eSPORTS SYBARIS Hybrid wired/wireless Headset, Level 10 M Hybrid Mouse & VERTO Gaming Headset
Demonstrates superior innovative technological design
Taipei, Taiwan – May 12, 2014 – Thermaltake and Tt eSPORTS are celebrating a brilliant victory in the huge design competition organised by iF Forum Design The annual world famous "COMPUTEX d&i Awards 2014" operated by TAITRA(Taiwan External Trade Development Council) and iF Forum Design recently announced the recipients this year. There are five models from Thermaltake and Tt eSPORTS that stood out among 288 works from 9 countries in particular : Thermaltake Satellite Notebook Cooler, Toughpower DPS and Tt eSPORTS SYBARIS Hybrid wired/wireless Headset, Level 10 M Hybrid Mouse and VERTO Gaming Headset reached the high specifications of the Degree of Innovation, Design Quality, Craftsmanship, Choice of Materials, Environmental Friendliness, Functionality, Utility Value, Safety, Ergonomics, Universal Design and Product Identity / Branding, a total of 11 criteria to amaze the jury! Thermaltake once again picked up this prestigious honor marking its record seventh year in a row! Receiving the "COMPUTEX d&i Awards" this year further shows the innovative brand spirits and supreme technological design ability of Thermaltake to the world! All of these awarded items will be showcased with the temendous new products at the 2014 COMPUTEX Exhibition in Taipei during June 3-7, 2014 (Booth location: Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall, 4th floor, M620)
Thermaltake Satellite Notebook Cooler – Perfect Cooling with Rich Audio Enjoyment
Satellite is a creative and compact design notebook cooler that is suitable for laptops of any size. It combines dual 50mm cooling fans which exhaust the hot air from the bottom of the notebook and keep the notebook operating at a lower temperature, and dual speakers in both of the stands. Satellite not only provides users the great cooling performance but also a rich audio experience. Satellite also provides an ergonomic angle for notebook usage, and the handy carry case makes this the ultra-portable laptop cooler to have. Satellite Notebook Cooler will be launched in July.
Thermaltake Toughpower DPS – Revolutionary digital-controlled power supply with software
Thermaltake Toughpower DPS 850W is an innovative digitally- controlled power supply with available DPSApp software. The implementation comes with better voltage regulation to provide the system with clean and stable power. Of all of the PSU monitoring software applications in the marketplace, Thermaltake DPSApp is the supreme monitoring tool that is powerful, easy-to-use, flexible and universal all in the same package. The easy-to-use DPSApp enables users to digitally calculate the electricity cost, monitoring efficiency, wattage and voltage of the power supply with innovative technology. It records the status of your PC which enables active monitoring and the ability to organize the data to a quantitative database. As the software digitally calculates the electricity cost, it can be helpful for expense control and management. With no connecting boundaries, DPSApp provides users an impeccable function to share power usage results with friends through social network applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and Weibo, or by sending reports via e-mail.
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Tt eSPORTS SYBARIS Hybrid wired/wireless Headset – Innovative audio experience, tuned for music and gaming
The SYBARIS Hybrid gaming headset offers both Bluetooth headset functionality in wireless mode as well the ability to connect an external microphone in wired mode. The SYBARIS is the world’s first Bluetooth headset with a swappable external microphone. With Bluetooth 4.0’s efficiency, the SYBARIS can run for up to 14 hours, and it also supports AptX lossless streaming for maintaining the highest fidelity in audio quality. NFC support allows for hassle-free pairing, with most modern mobile devices that support NFC capability. In wired mode, the SYBARIS can function as headphone only by directly connecting an audio cable to the aux-in jack on the left earcup. The SYBARIS can also function as a wired headset by connecting both the external microphone boom and the audio cable to the aux-in jack of the left earcup. Allowing users complete freedom in how they wish to use the SYBARIS in wired mode. The sound of the SYBARIS has been tuned to provide extra focus on the bass and mids, providing just the right feeling to let users enjoy their music while still preserving the vocals as well as a pleasurable gaming experience. With the built-in buttons on the right earcup, users can pair the SYBARIS to their Bluetooth enabled devices as well as control volume, skip tracks, pickup or hang-up phone calls. The SYBARIS hybrid wired/wireless headset truly runs the gamut from offering gaming to lifestyle audio experience for all gamers.
For more details on the Tt eSPORTS SYBARIS Hybrid wired/wireless Headset information please visit:
Tt eSPORTS Level 10 M Hybrid Mouse – Perfecting an already perfect Mouse
The award winning Level 10 M Mouse, done in collaboration with BMW DesignworksUSA, comes back with a new refresh in the Level 10 M Hybrid Mouse. The M Hybrid Mouse is a hybrid wired and wireless mouse. It inherits the special characteristics of peripherals found in the Level 10 M series and of course it’s close sibling the M Mouse. The same use of the aluminum base to give the mouse a solid feel yet maintain good weight, innovative legacy 3D-steering axis movement which lets users adjust the height and angle at which the back cover comes into contact with their hand, and air-through ventilation system to keep hands cool are preserved. The M Hybrid Mouse’s most obvious new update is that it is a hybrid wired & wireless mouse which functions both wired and wirelessly via 5.8G technology. 5.8G was chosen as 2.4G has become quite common in consumer products, and is thereby more prone to interference on those signal bands. With 5.8G, the spectrum of signals available is much broader and able to avoid interference. The M Hybrid Mouse takes what was an otherwise perfect mouse and makes it even better!
For more details on the Tt eSPORTS Level 10 M Hybrid Mouse information please visit:
Tt eSPORTS VERTO Gaming Headset－Bold design with excellent audio performance
The VERTO features a bold geometric shape through its ear cups, to provide a sleek sharp aesthetic. Design to come off strong, but at the same time elegant enough in appearance to appeal to the young and old. The headset is highly functional: featuring many features desirable in a full sized headset, yet still offering portable convenience. The VERTO headset is an extremely practical option for someone who may constantly have a use for a headset / headphone. A leather strip serves as the headband padding, providing great ergonomics and comfort, while the metal outer headband provides the rigidity to hold the headphone in place on the head. Large ear cups and ear cup padding provide users comfort over long term wear. The VERTO headset comes with both PC gaming and mobile use cables. The VERTO headset will be launched in July.
Thermaltake's corporate mission
Thermaltake insists to provide the best for users from products to service. The prestigious“COMPUTEX d&i Awards 2014” is an important confirmation to show the long term corporate mission and product strategies of Thermaltake: “Delivering the perfect user experience”. Thermaltake with its 3 brands－Thermaltake, Tt eSPORTS and LUXA2 will keep building a world-class cultural brand for the enjoyment of entertainment, e-Sports, technology and enhanced lifestyle choices!
Thermaltake official website and community websites:
Thermaltake official website: http://www.thermaltake.com
Thermaltake product video link: http://www.youtube.com/user/Thermaltakereview
Thermaltake Facebook Fan Page: https://www.facebook.com/ThermaltakeInc
Tt eSPORTS official website and community websites:
Tt eSPORTS official website: http://www.ttesports.com/
Tt eSPORTS product video link: http://www.youtube.com/user/TteSports
Tt eSPORTS Facebook Fan Page: https://www.facebook.com/TteSPORTS
About COMPUTEX TAIPEI d&i awards
Operated by iF Forum Design, the COMPUTEX TAIPEI design & innovation awards have inspired the industry. The number of entries and winners of these awards has doubled compared to its first edition five years ago. The awarded products will travel the world to be displayed at leading ICT exhibitions, such as CeBIT, IFA in Germany, GiTEX in Dubai, and CES in USA.
COMPUTEX d&i awards 2014: www.computextaipei.com