DFI®, a worldwide leader in industrial computing solutions and maker of the LANParty™ series of motherboards, today launched the new LANParty NF4 SLI-DR and LANPartyUT NF4 Ultra-D motherboards for the socket 939 AMD® Athlon™ 64 platform. Taking full advantage of the rich feature set the NVIDIA® nForce4 chipsets have to offer, the new DFI UV-sensitive
EPoX announced the availability of their EP-5PDAJ and EP-5PLAI motherboards, offering a complete range of features dedicated to satisfying all computing needs. These two motherboards are optimized to support the Intel LGA775 Pentium 4 platform with higher FSB’s, 64-bit Technology, greater bandwidth and better cooling solutions. The EP-5PDAJ is powered by the popular 865PE and
On the 20th of December 2004, Tyan along with AMD and Nvdia announced their new range of Nforce 4 motherboards at a press conference in Beijing. Tyan, renowned for their boards for AMD Opteron processors, proudly displayed their solutions for the desktop, workstation and server market to the press.
As usual, Japan was the first in the world to dish out retail products when samples aren’t even supposed to be available yet; the Asus A8V-E Deluxe is available ¥17,800-¥18,795. The board is feature-packed with one PCI Express x16, one PCI Express x1×2 threes PCI, and four memory slots. Asus provides two LAN ports one
Albatron will be introducing their K8T890 board shortly into the market, featuring their new mPOWER module technology, and the first board to contain a PCIe X4 slot.
ULi announces that M1563M – industry’s renowned highly integrated and low power south bridge along with Transmeta™ Efficeon™ processor have been chosen by Amoi to power their latest notebook PC products – V3 and V5. The newest member of the Amoi’s V-series notebook PCs, V3 and V5 display an impressive array of energy efficient capabilities.
Chipset Current Price Dec 26th Price Apr 3rd ’05 Price 915P 35 33 31 915G 40 38 37 915GV 35 33 31 915PL - 22 (Jan ’05) 22 915GL - 27 (Jan ’05) 27 In an effort to boost sales of its new Pentium 4 platform, Intel has decided to introduce two value versions of
H1 ’05 H2 ’05 H1 ’06 Xeon / Xeon DP Irwindale (90nm, 3.0-3.6Ghz, 2MB L2, EM64T) 3.6Ghz – $ 850 3.4Ghz – $ 692 3.2Ghz- $ 450 3.0Ghz – $ 318 Paxville (90nm, 2.8-3.2Ghz, Dual Core) Dempsey (90nm, Dual Core) Chipsets Lakeport / Glenwood Mukilteo (Tekoa & Ophir technology) Blackford / Blackford VS (ESB-2,
nForce 5 : C19 Northbridge / MCP0 Southbridge, support Intel processors, DDR2, HD Audio (either SoundStorm 2 or Intel HD), RAID 5, SLI capable, sampling now (A1 stepping), A2 ready in week 53
C51G powered with NV44 GFX core NVIDIA WILL INDEED have an integrated graphic core for its Athlon Nforce 4 supporters. We are not sure about the final name as it’s too early for that, but the chipset itself comes under the codename of C51G.
ECS today introduced the KN1 Extreme, NFORCE4-A939 and NFORCE4-A754 motherboards, all three based on NVIDIA nForce4 family chips. Belonging to the top performance Extreme series, the KN1 Extreme motherboard uses the new NVIDIA nForce4 Ultra single chip, delivering revolutionary technologies – including PCI Express, SATA 3Gb/s, secure high-speed networking and high-performance RAID. In order to
The motherboard we are going to look at today, the P5AD2-E Premium probably is one of the most features packed motherboard around (Dual Gigabit LAN, Wireless G, 8 SATA channels with RAID etc.) and we will test out new Prescott 3.8Ghz E0 against the 1066Mhz FSB 3.46 Extreme Edition.
SiS announced today that its SiS656 Northbridge chipset has passed all PCI-SIG’s PCI Express compatibility tests, and has completed co-validation for DDR2-667, DDR2-533 and DDR2-400 memory from Elpida, Micron and Samsung. In the future, SiS will be closely cooperating with these three major memory manufacturers.
Albatron recently announced two new Athlon 64 based mainboards, the K8Ultra-U standard version and the K8Ultra-U Pro. The key to the K8Ultra-U mainboard’s attractive C/P ratio is the result of a new design that combines both the Northbridge and Southbridge onto one chip. This revolutionary chipset design also greatly reduces traditional Northbridge/Southbridge latencies. The new
ASUSTeK today introduced two unique features – EZ Plug and EZ Switch – on its up coming A8N-SLI Deluxe motherboard for dependable power supply to two PCI Express graphics cards and easy activation of SLI (Scalable Link Interface) mode. The A8N-SLI Deluxe incorporated the patented EZ Plug, which provides dedicated support for the high power
Albatron announced a new Athlon 64 based mainboard, providing more fuel for the industry’s 64-bit revolution. With Microsoft’s recent announcement of a 64-bit based Windows XP operating system and AMD’s recent Athlon 64 series promotional efforts, the transition to a new 64-bit order appears closer than ever before. The new K8X890 Pro mainboard will support
NVIDIA and Intel today announced that the companies have signed a broad, multi-year patent cross-license agreement spanning multiple product lines and product generations. Additionally, the companies signed a multi-year chipset agreement for NVIDIA to license Intel’s front-side bus technology. This will enable NVIDIA to deliver the NVIDIA nForce(TM) platform technology on Intel-based systems. “Today’s agreements
ASUS today launched the A8N-SLI Deluxe, the first AMD-based motherboard that provides support for SLI to enable simultaneous operation of two PCI Express™ graphics cards. The A8N-SLI Deluxe adopted several exclusive designs including a special layout tailored for thermal issues, the EZ Plug for dependable power supply to satisfy the high power demand of two
Albatron PX925XE Pro series will contain the 925XE Northbridge and either the ICH6 or ICH6R Southbridge. This new series will include the standard PX925XE Pro version and the PX925XE Pro-R version. These boards will also provide a unique feature called the Afterburner which can auto-overclock your system according to the application that is currently in
ATI announced the availability of a powerful new chipset family for AMD desktop platforms – the RADEON® XPRESS 200 series. Built on the principles of performance, connectivity and reliability, RADEON XPRESS 200 provides AMD customers with a best-in-class platform for enthusiast gaming, high definition home entertainment, and rock-solid enterprise computing. The chipset series supports Socket