Iomega today introduced a bus-powered FireWire® version of the revolutionary new Iomega® REV™ drive. The new Iomega REV 35GB* 1394/FireWire drive gives Mac® users an elegant, high-performance device for backup and large file portable storage, combining the speed and ease of use of a hard drive with the removability of tape or optical products.
A combination of market missteps and a rise in third-party integrated graphics flattened NVIDIA’s Q2 revenue. The company now is in a virtual dead heat with rival ATI. NVIDIA expected the period from May to July to be traditionally soft but failed to predict that desktop graphics-chip sales would decline by 17 percent, as integrated-graphics
Crucial has recently introduced their Ballistix line of memory, aimed at the enthusiast markets. We take a look at their new low-latency DDR2-533 memory, running at 3-3-3-10. How does the memory perform? Come and take a look.
Toshiba unveiled their latest 1.8″ HDD with a capacity of 60GB recently. Till date, Apple has yet to announce their high-end version of their 4th Generation Ipods and with Toshiba unveiling their new 60GB HDD, expect 60GB versions of the Ipod to be shipped really soon.
Nicknamed the Ipod Killer by some, Creative’s new Zen Touch aims to offer a comeptitive alternative to consumers who wish to own a digital jukebox.But with Apple releasing their 4G Ipods, will this new MP3 player make the cut ? Check it out!
Default Demo, High Quality Catalyst 4.7 Catalyst 4.8 Beta Catalyst 4.9 Beta 1024 x 768 63.4 66.4 68.4 1280 x 1024 48.9 49.6 51 1600 x 1200 37 37.2 38 ATi has released a beta version of the Catalyst 4.9 yesterday meant to speed up their Radeon X800 cards on the newly released Doom III
ASUSTeK today announced an exclusive innovation for graphics performance enhancement on its 915P- and 925X-based motherboards. This latest technology, PEG (PCI Express Graphics) Link Mode, is a unique feature that enables users to boost graphics card performance for superior video quality. This feature, found only on ASUS 915P- and 925X-based motherboards, allows users to raise
Albatron is one of the first manufacturers to put their mid-ranged PCI Express graphics card on the market. Does the PCX 5750 have what it takes to stand up to the Radeon X600 XT? Come and take a look.
AMD will try to nearly triple its market share in its server segment by the end of the year through high-profile customer wins and tighter relationships with manufacturers. AMD aims to be in 10 percent of the so-called x86 servers by the end of the year. If successful, AMD could become the second-largest provider of
Samsung will start mass-producing 90nm-based DDR2 at the end of this year or the beginning of next year. Samsung is the first DRAM company to begin the transition. Samsung will initially use 90nm technology to produce 512Mbit DDR2 400, 533 and 667 components.
Intel plans to unveil a dual-core processor, codenamed Smithfield, in mid-2005 instead of sometime in 2006 as originally planned. Intel plans to roll out three versions of the Smithfield processor. One version will be targeted for the performance segment and will be supported by the Glenwood chipset. Two mainstream versions will be supported by the
One of the first desktops built using a new BTX (balanced technology extended) chassis design pushed by Intel will be released by Gateway in September. The BTX design uses two fans, one at the front of the chassis and one at the rear. These fans are larger than the single fans used in ATX designs,
ATi has previously announced their Mobility Radeon X600 GPU codenamed M24 at Computex Taipei back in June this year and is the first mobile GPU offering that is native PCI Express based. VR-Zone got hold of a pre-production notebook from an OEM manufacturer for some quick testing to bench against the Mobility Radeon 9700.
WD has begun shipping the WD Caviar RAID Edition (RE) drives, a family of three 3.5-inch, 7,200-RPM drives ranging in capacity from 120GB to 260GB. The drives are specifically designed to challenge competitors like the Maxtor MaxLine drives, which are rated for non-I/O-intensive low-duty cycles. By contrast, the WD Caviar RE drives are rated at
NVIDIA today announced that its top-to-bottom family of PCI Express GPUs are now being offered with the industry’s leading PCI Express motherboards from AOpen, ASUSTeK, Gigabyte and MSI. Together with its partners, NVIDIA is helping to push the visual envelope and deliver seamless multimedia experiences with cinematic-quality graphics at its core. "We believe PCI Express
SiS today announced the launch of its newest northbridge for the Intel Pentium® 4 CPU, the SiS649. The SiS649 is SiS latest chipset designed for the latest DDR and DDR2 memory standards and PCIe x16, making it an ideal choice for vendors who need a high performance next-generation platform that also offers compelling value. Utilizing
With the emphasis on the Digital Home this year, Alienware released three new high end DHD systems based on Hy-Tek’s TekPanel 300 enclosure. These systems will feature “Intel Pentium 4 processors up to 3.4 GHz and the Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004 operating system. ATI Radeon graphics, configurable up to X800 XT Platinum Edition
The Tyan Thunder i7520 (S5360) and Thunder i7520R (S5360-1U) represent the high-end solutions of the multiprocessor server spectrum. Using the Intel E7520 “Lindenhurst” enterprise server chipset, the S5360/S5360-1U both provide support for dual Intel(r) Xeon(tm) “Nocona” processors with EM64T (64-bit) technology, multi-bus PCI-X expansion slots, two Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports, and up to 32/16GB of
IWILL DNS Series are the Intel E7520 chipset based 8-layer EATX form factor server boards, which support IPMI 1.5 interface, integrated ATI Range XL GFX with 8 MB, the latest FSB800MHz Dual Intel Xeon processors with 1MB L2 Cache, Dual Channel DDR333 / 266 system memory up to 16GB registered with ECC and non-ECC functions,
Intel today unveiled a new generation of Intel® Xeon™ processor-based server platforms. The platforms are based on an array of new performance-enhancing technologies and capabilities that collectively help to better address the evolving needs of enterprise computing. Intel’s new dual-processor capable platforms, which are based on the Intel Xeon processor at 3.60 GHz introduced in