This should be the best mod of all this season, that is, to turn an X800 Pro into an XT Platinum by enabling the remaining 4 pipelines (one quad block). So far a few guys have managed to mod it successfully but many still don’t. However, there should be a reason for ATi to lock
VIA today announced that the new VIA EPIA SP Mini-ITX mainboard featuring the VIA PadLock Hardware Security Suite and the VIA CN400 Digital Media chipset with hardware-based MPEG-4 acceleration will be on display at Computex 2004, starting next week in Taipei. Optimized for the consumer electronics market, the VIA EPIA SP is the first VIA
Corsair today announced a new family of “XL” memory modules that supports 2-2-2-5 latencies at 400MHz, making the XL family the highest performing PC3200 memory in the world. The new XL product family inclues the following products: TwinX1024-3200XLPRO matched pair of 512MB, DDR400, 2-2-2-5, XMS Pro Series modules TwinX1024-3200XL matched pair of 512MB, DDR400, 2-2-2-5,
SiS has begun volume production of its latest south bridge chipsets, the SiS 965 and the SiS 965L, with the aim to compete with Intel’s forthcoming PCI Express-based 915 chipsets. SiS 965 and the VT8251 both will be paired with north bridge chipsets that are compatible not only with Intel’s 915 architecture but also existing
Prolink PixelView GeForce FX5900XT Golden Limited edition comes with the 2nd gen. Plasma Display Fan ( PDF II) that sports blue LCD display and LEDs for monitoring of temperature and fan speed. It is clocked at 390Mhz core with 128MB of GDDR memory clocked at 700Mhz.
After IWILL DK8N, based on NVIDIA nForce3 Pro 250 chipset, has become the best AMD’s dual Opteron workstation, IWILL has worked more closely with NVIDIA in develop the next generation workstation platform. This board is based on NVIDIA’s the next generation chipset, that supports 1GHz HyperTransport for faster data transfer between CPU and memories, and
May shipments of motherboards from ASUS, ECS, Gigabyte and MSI are likely to drop 10-15% from April. The four makers collectively shipped 6.56 million motherboards in April, down 14.4% from March. With system integrators and OEM clients becoming more optimistic, motherboard shipments from the top four makers are expected to improve in Junes. Asustek’s shipments
NV45 is a native PCI Express chip but is essentially the same technology as the NV40. NV45 was sampled in February and in April was supposed to be in production and NVIDIA might introduce this chip after Computex. The memory clock is similar to GeForce Ultra 6800 at 1100Mhz but core clock should be higher.
A new 3DMark03 record for X800 Pro has been set by Shamino with a score of 14250 3DMarks using the PowerColor X800 PRO Assassin Edition card running at a core/memory clock of 779/637Mhz! Check out his achievements here.
The NEW WaterChill™ KT03-L20 Entry Kit is a superb entry-level water cooling kit designed for moderate PC Enthusiasts and Overclockers excited to explore the world of water cooling for the first time – without compromising quality. The WaterChill™ CPU Cooling Entry Kit offers Maximum Cooling Performance & Easy Assembly and has unmatched price competitiveness. MRSP
NVIDIA held a conference call for members of the press this morning. Apart from downplaying of ATi R420 architecture at the first half of the presentation slides, here are some latest updates on the GeForce 6800 GPUs : GeForce 6800 Ultra and 6800 are shipping now. GeForce 6800 GT soon. Shader Model 3.0 provides Full
For the first time ever the computer industry will take aim at each other on a new front, competing for glory in the world of cyber-gaming. This industry-only tournament will bring the top names in the computer industry together for one day of hard fought battles to see who can reign supreme over their competitors.
The Albatron GeForce FX5700P Turbo is a card with standard FX5700 GPU, nicer PCB, and better memory. A similar formula to that of Albatron’s first hit video card, the Ti4200P Medusa, a card that used the memory and PCB of a Ti 4600, but with a Ti4200 GPU.
Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific refreshes its existing line of LifeBook series with Intel®’s latest 2nd generation mobile micro-architecture processor. The refresh of its existing line of LifeBooks reflects Fujitsu’s pledge to its potential customers of “Built-in Confidence” – to provide users with even greater value and computing performance with products that feature the latest in
Nanya this month will see a significant increase in its graphics DRAM shipments, a market that has been controlled by foreign firms. Nanya has re-allocated capacity to fulfill robust order for graphics DRAM. For the past three months, prices for graphics DRAM increased at a faster pace than PC-use DRAM. Average spot prices for 256Mbit
AMD today announced a new line of low-power, high-performance AMD Geode(TM) processors, the AMD Geode NX 1500@6W processor* and the AMD Geode NX 1750@14W processor. In addition to introducing the AMD Geode NX processors, AMD is renaming the current AMD Geode GX2 processor to AMD Geode GX firstname.lastname@example.orgW processor. Also, available is the AMD Geode
Processor Model Processor Model Number Processor Speed Price Date Pentium M (Dothan, 1MB L2) 725 1.6Ghz $ 241 Jun 24th 715 1.5Ghz $ 209 Jun 24th Pentium 4 (LGA775 Prescott, 1MB L2) 560 3.6Ghz $ 640 Jun 22nd 550 3.4Ghz $ 420 Jun 22nd 540 3.2Ghz $ 280 Jun 22nd 530 3.0Ghz $ 220 Jun
- Dual AMD Opteron Processors (Socket 940, 64bit Technology) - Dual Channel DDR400/333 Memories - AGP Pro/8X - PCI-X - Gigabit Ethernet w/ security features (NVIDIA MAC + Marvell PHY) - NVRAID – 2xSATA + 2x IDE - Silicon Image SATA controller (4x SATA with RAID 0, 1, 0+1) - 2x IEEE-1394, 8x USB2.0 -
IWILL ZMAXdp is designed with the digital professional in mind, from pre-visualization to audio post-production. With features to boost performance and a stable architecture, the AMD Opteron processor for workstations is key to the end-to-end digital production environment. The AMD Opteron processor, enabling simultaneous 32 and 64-bit computing, represents the landmark introduction of AMD64 with
MSI K8N Neo Platinum builds off the success of K8T Neo, including an array of new features inherit to the nForce 3 250Gb chipset; a built in hardware firewall among other things. See how it performs against some of the most popular Athlon 64 motherboards on the market.