Scheduled to launch in February next year, the Nintendo 3DS claims to offer 3D effects without the need for 3D glasses. However, the company warns parents that the upcoming handheld game console may not be suitable for young gamers.
An update for Angry Birds is available for the iPhone, iPod Touch and the iPad. And on top of that, the game developer Rovio has also announced the “Mighty Eagle” that comes with the update. The Mighty Eagle is an in-app one-time purchase that lets you skip a level to go to the next one.
How to turn your S$459 card into a S$569 card… in just 5 minutes, no hardware tricks required! What can be accomplished: GPU: 800MHz to 880MHz Memory: 1250MHz to 1375MHz Shaders: 1408 to 1536 shaders ~11% performance increase! Read on to find out more.
If you enjoyed the 1980′s Back To The Future movie trilogy, Marty McFly and Doc Brown are back. Well, not exactly in another movie, but in the form of the game for PC and Mac (and game consoles too in time). The game is available now at US$24.95.
MSI has launched the AMD Radeon HD 6850-based R6850 Cyclone 1GD5 Power Edition graphics card. The R6850 Cyclone uses MSI’s Cyclone custom cooler, a 6+1 phase power circuitry, and offers triple over-voltage functionality. To ensure excellent overclockability, the R6850 Cyclone is equipped with MSI’s Military Class II materials, consisting of Hi-C tantalum capacitors, solid capacitors
With a stylish and eye-catching design, and a cooler with six heat pipes and triple 80mm fans that promises low temperatures and low noise levels, Gainward’s new GeForce GTX 570 Phantom is arguably one of the most attractive non-reference cards out there in the market. The card was officially announced earlier today; more details after
PC gaming may be here to stay, but there are times where the keyboard-and-mouse combination just does not cut it. This is especially true for arcade-to-PC ports, which usually necessitate a gamepad for a much better experience. And if you have a huge collection of such titles in your PC, this might be the best
While other companies are struggling with the idea of porting their MMORPGs to the mobile platform, China has already moved ahead of the competition by tying up the loose ends of such a port. According to ChinaWirelessNews.com, Chinese gaming developer Giant is all set to unveil the mobile port of its ZT Online game to
Microsoft has its Xbox Live integration in Windows Phone 7, but it was only a matter of time before its competitors in the console market strike back to ensure that Microsoft does not retain exclusive dibs on the console-smartphone service integration. And this time, it is Sony which has fired the next salvo with its Official
The new Microsoft Kinect whereby “you are the controller” has become a very popular interactive gaming experience for the family. But besides genres like dancing, driving, sports and interacting with subjects such as animals, some game companies are utilizing the technology for adult-based games. And Microsoft is saying it does not condone such sex-themed games.
It appears that Gainward is not contented with having just one custom-built NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570 card. The graphics card maker is now planning to release another non-reference product, the GeForce GTX 570 Phantom.
Corsair has announced the launch of a new, highly overclocked, low voltage memory kit. This 4GB Dominator GT memory kit, implemented using a matched pair of 2GB DIMMs, is guaranteed to operate at 2133MHz, with latency settings of 9-11-9-27, and at a memory voltage of only 1.5V.
After unexpected delays (and plenty of rumors that soon followed), AMD’s Radeon HD 6970 and Radeon HD 6950 finally see the light of day. The Cayman GPU brings a new VLIW4 core design that offers better efficiency and improved tessellation performance among others. AMD has positioned the HD 6970 as the superior enthusiast GPU, while
‘Tis the season to be jolly, and while there’s no snow in sunny-and-occasional-rainy Singapore, many of us still celebrate Christmas here. If you haven’t done your Christmas shopping for your beloved yet (you know who you are), here are twenty products, both hardware and consumer products, we at VR-Zone.com have come up with that we think
Most people will game on their PC with nothing less than a decent keyboard and mouse. But even then, certain game genres still perform better when their commands are inputted via a controller or gamepad instead of the keyboard-and-mouse combination. This is probably what Shogun Brothers had in mind with the X1 mouse, which magically
Dell has acquired Alienware, known for their high-end gaming PCs, few years ago, and for this festive season, the company has held an inaugural regional gaming competition in Asia for gamers to compete for the title of Asia champion.
Just a couple of weeks ago, a few laptops from Acer, Gateway and Lenovo running Sandy Bridge were discovered. Today, we are seeing another Sandy Bridge laptop, the Dell Alienware M17x refresh. The updated model sports an Intel Core i7-2720QM 2.2GHz quad core processor and AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6900 graphics, and notches up a score
NVIDIA today announced that NVIDIA® SLI® technology has been licensed by the world’s leading motherboard manufacturers – including Intel, ASUS, GIGABYTE, MSI and EVGA – for use on their Intel P67 Express motherboards designed for the upcoming Intel® Sandy Bridge processors.
In our NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570 review, we feature Gainward’s custom-designed GeForce GTX 570 Golden Sample ‘Goes Like Hell’ (GS GLH) Edition card. VR-Zone.com takes a look at where the GTX 570 (overclocked or not) stands against previous-generation products, and the current GTX 580 flagship.
It is one thing to have a HDTV, and it is another thing to own a video game console. But selling a TV with a recent video game console built into it has to be a world’s first. And this is not an embedded NES or SNES console we are talking about: apparently, Sony has