Demand for DDR chips in the spot market has reemerged in early December as DRAM makers have stopped dumping inventory into the spot market while SDRAM prices continue to drop. Spot prices for 256Mbit DDR 400MHz, 333Mhz and 266MHz chips dropped to below US$ 4.00 but demand for DDR chips has reemerged. Traders have restarted
NVIDIA today unveiled the NVIDIA Quadro® FX 1100, a mid-range professional graphics solution that outperforms high-end competitive boards on key industry-standard SPECviewperf® 7.1.1 3dsmax-02, ProE-02, and Ugs-03 tests.(1) Engineered to deliver unprecedented graphics performance, precision, and programmability, the NVIDIA Quadro FX 1100 will serve demanding graphics and engineering professionals in computer-aided design, digital content creation,
SiS SiS756 (Discrete) : DDR400, PCI Express, AHSE, SiS964, Sampling Q1 ’04, Mar ’04 SiS761 (UMA) : DDR400, PCI Express, MuTIOL 1GB/s, SiS DX9 GPU, SiS964, Sampling Q2 ’04, Production Q3 ’04 SiS964 (Southbridge) : MuTIOL 1GB/s, 4 S-ATA ports, 4 P-ATA ports, 6 USB 2.0 ports, 10/100 Ethernet, 6ch AC ’97, Q4 ’03 VIA
Intel is calling for all PC modders to enter what could be Singapore’s first ever PC modding contest. The Intel Case Mod Competition aims to find the most creative and professional custom-made PC in Singapore. Entrants will have the opportunity to win the top prize of an Intel Pentium 4 Processor supporting Hyper-threading* Extreme Edition
VIA KT880 + VT8237 Chipset AMD Athlon XP/Duron at 400/333/266/200 MHz FSB AGP 8X 5 PCI, 1 CNR Dual Channel DDR DIMM x 2 @ 400/333 MHz up to 4GB memory support VIA VT1617 6-channel AC’97 Audio 2 x ATA-133/100/66 channels, support up to 4 drives 2 x Serial ATA Ports by VT8237 Supports SATA
AMD Japan is releasing their new benchmarking software called the N-Bench 3.0 comprising of two versions; standard and premium edition. The premium edition that will come in a CD-ROM to be available in shops from now on till end of this year. N-Bench 3.0 will include the CPU benchmark test as well as the 3D
Our fellow forum member eva2000 has done up a short and decent review on the ABIT AI7 Motherboard. Check it out!
NVIDIA has collaborated with Discovery Channel on biomechanically accurate animation for the channel’s Xtreme Martial Arts documentary. The NVIDIA Quadro FX 3000 was the key technology used by 3D body scanning and motion capture studios to create digitised humans with biomechanically correct skeletons and muscle for the documentary. This fascinating look at martial arts and
SiS announced that the outstanding SiS655TX chipsets have been widely recognized and adopted by global well-known motherboard manufactures such as ASUSTeK Computer Inc., Elitegroup Computer Systems, Giga-Byte Technology. They are all ready to launch their world-class motherboard products featuring the SiS655TX chipsets. Michael Chen, President and CEO of SiS said: "SiS655TX provides the supreme performance
Creative today ushers in a new era in audio power, clarity and realism with the Creative GigaWorks™ speaker systems. Launched today at a special event at Creative corporate headquarters in Singapore, the Creative GigaWorks delivers a jaw-dropping 700 Watts of Total System Burst Power. The remarkable THX certified GigaWorks speaker systems are the ultimate for
OCZ announced the availability of memory upgrade modules for the Dell 8300 and 400SC computers as well as the Apple G5 desktop. OCZ will release the upgrade modules in hand tested, matched kits. The matched kits will be available in 400MHz/PC3200 speeds at CL 3-3-3-8 Timings. The upgrade memory modules have been designed and qualified
Futuremark has just released their latest addition to their benchmarking series, the PCMark04! VR-Zone is offering a mirror for our viewers to download their own copy of the PCMark04. Check the Full Article for details.
VR-Zone is looking for suitable candidates to participate in the upcoming Singapore ABIT Overclocking Contest (Air Cooling Category). There is no age restriction in joining our team and all that matters are your overclocking skills and the passion for overclocking. VR-Zone believe there are alot of hidden gems in the Singapore overclocking community and we
AMD announced their decision in locating their new 300mm fab in Dresden, Germany. Called the AMD Fab 36, it will produce future generations of AMD products using the third-generation of AMD’s patented automated manufacturing capabilities, known as Automated Precision Manufacturing (APM 3.0). Production is expected to start in 2006.
Check out Shamino’s prelimary overclock with dry ice on the Intel P4EE and the prometia on the Hercules 9800 XT.
ABIT Computer Corp. and Convergent Systems (S) Pte. Ltd. will jointly run an overclocking contest – the first in Singapore. The finals will be held on 20 Dec 2003 @ Sim Lim Square Atrium. OC Contest Information – “This is the first draft of rules for the ABIT Overclocking Contest. It will be
Another unofficial review done by Sin22 on the thermal pastes (AS5, AS3, CM ShinEtsu and White Goop) avaliable in the market today. Check it out!
Asetek has extended the Waterchill Power Kits with a CPU and a CPU/VGA/Chipset Power kit. The Power kits, which will be available with both 10mm tubes (standard in Europe) and the larger ½ inch tubes, are upgrades of the well know and highly awarded KT03 CPU cooling kit and the KT12 CPU/VGA/Chipset cooling kit. The
The WaterChill DYO series, based primarily on the exixting high-end WaterChill components, represent dramatic price reductions up to 50% – when compared to the exisiting factory assembled WaterChill components. Already matching and exceeding the competition on issues of component performance and quality, the WaterChill DYO series – priced for example approx. 30 – 50% below
As part of the upcoming launch of the new VR-Gaming website we will be giving away 3 brand new sealed in box alienware laptops which are rigged to the hilt. We would like to thank Alienware Computer Corporation for their role in helping us with this venture and TJ Galbraith for sponsoring all 3 Laptops.