• Dell XPS M1210 Notebook Prematurely Divulged

    Dell just recently launched its XPS M1710 gaming notebook which features a 17″ screen, an NVIDIA GeForce Go 7900 GS or 7900 GTX graphics chip and support for Intel’s faster Core Duo processors. Dell is going one step further with the planned introduction of a gaming laptop with a...

  • Apple Tight Lipped About Upcoming Servers

    Despite Apple’s transition to Intel processors, a lot of questions are rising about Apple’s line of servers. Since their introduction, Apple’s servers have not been well embraced by the business community. In fact, some analysts say that Apple’s sales of its Xservers account for only 1% of the company’s...

  • Adobe’s Flash Technology Adopted to PSP

    Adobe today announced that its Macromedia Flash technology has been adopted by Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. and integrated with the PSP™(Playstation®Portable) system software version 2.70 – which became available on April 25th in Japan, North America and Europe. PSP users will be able to play Flash enabled games and...

  • Ronaldinho Becomes Lenovo Brand Ambassador

    Lenovo Group Limited today announced that Ronaldo de Assis Moreira, otherwise known as Ronaldinho Gaúcho, has been named a Lenovo Worldwide Brand Ambassador. Ronaldinho, the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Player of the Year for two years running, currently plays for Barcelona and the Brazilian national team...

  • XpertVision 7600GT Sonic Voltage Mods

    The XpertVision 7600GT Sonic we reviewed just a short while ago is one of the most unique 7600GT in ther market, not just because of it’s higher than reference clock speeds, but more so because it is one of the very few 7600GT not based on a reference PCB...

  • SLI running with ATi & Intel Yonah Motherboards

    Apparently, mod patches have been circulating around, under-table, to enable users to run SLI unofficially on Intel chipset motherboards, and even ATi chipset motherboards, such as the DFI CFX3200 DR based on the ATi RD580 chipset. Pictures courtesy of Coolaler Cross Comparisions at Coolaler with FX60 at 3GHz against...

  • Inno3D launches ‘Z’ Series of 7600GT & 7900GT

    Inno3D has officially launched it’s ‘Z’ series of 7900GT and 7600GT Graphics Cards. These cards come pre-fitted with Zalman Flower-shaped coolers. The Inno3D 7600GT-Z comes clocked at a higher clock speed than the normal 7600GT, with 590/1480MHz compared to the reference clock speed of 560/1400MHz. The 7900GT-Z is clocked...

  • Gigabyte GA-8I945GMH-RH

    The Gigabyte GA-8I945GMH-RH, based on the Intel 945 chipset, markets itself through a flashy glittery packaging, blasting the Intel ‘VIIV’ convention loudly on it’s box. ‘Create, Share, Enjoy’ is the mantra chanted by Gigabyte… let’s see how well this mini-ATX board does each of these.

  • Intel To Release Budget Dual Core: Pentium 915 & 925

    On top of the low cost Pentium D 805 which helped Intel pick up quite a bit of sales, Intel will be releasing Pentium 915 and Pentium 925 as cost-saving solutions much like the Pentium D 805. They will be clocked at 2.8GHz and 3.0GHz respectively, like the 920...

  • Gigabyte goes Mobile with New Phones & Notebooks

    Taiwanese component manufacturer Gigabyte is preparing to enter the region’s mobile phone market. This announcement was made at Gigabyte’s 20th anniversary event in Dubai, which took place yesterday. Speaking at the event, Mohammad Bahrololoum, product director at Golden Systems Electronics (Gigabyte’s exclusive distributor here) said: “Gigabyte will enter the...

  • Some single-core Opterons have heat-related problems

    It is reported that AMD is trying to track down as many as 3,000 Opteron processors which could experience erratic behavior under high-temperature conditions. Processors affected include a number of single-core Opteron processors manufactured within the past six months. The chips were shown to experience higher than normal core...

  • Sim Lim Square Walkabout 29th April

    What’s happening this week at our favourite IT Mall? A new shop, new promotions and free gifts abundant… all featured in this week’s issue of the VR-Zone SLS Walkabout!

  • KODE5: Taiwan’s Top Gamers Set to Collide at Computex 2006

    Hot on the heels of the KODE5 Germany announcement comes the latest exciting event to join the KODE5 Global Gaming Revolution. KODE5 Taiwan, in cooperation with Aztec Internet Cafe, invites gamers to participate in a series of online qualifiers for Counter-Strike 1.6, Quake 4, and Warcraft III: The Frozen...

  • DigiLife All-in-One DDV-C330 Camcorder

    The world is evolving and we have seen so many improvements in technology in the past year. From the era of bulky and heavy cameras to sleek slim cameras. Now we even have cameras with built-in video capture mode plus MP3 player functions. This week, we bring to you...

  • Sound Card In USB Cable

    SoundTech today the release of LightSnake, an intelligent instrument-to-PC cable with embedded analog to digital converter and signal booster. The LightSnake USB’s unique design enables anyone to plug their guitar, bass, keyboard or other electronic instrument directly into a PC eliminating the hassle, clutter and learning curve associated with...

  • Seagate 750GB Barracuda 7200.10 Hard Drive

    Seagate today surged to new levels of areal density and storage capacity leadership with the introduction of the world’s first desktop hard drive to hit the 750GB capacity mark. The monster drive is part of the new Barracuda 7200.10 family built on perpendicular recording technology to meet the growing...

  • OCZ GameXStream 600/700W PSU

    OCZ today announced the launch of the extremely powerful GameXStream Power Supplies—a new line of PSUs for performance-minded gamers. The OCZ GameXStream features active PFC (Power Factor Correction) to effectively regulate input voltage and provide superior operation in a wider range of environments and countries with varying voltages. The...

  • First ATi X1900GT Benchmarks

    Countering the mid-high range segment (USD$ 350) of graphics card market the 7900GT GPUs from NVIDIA is domineering, ATi has decided to fill this void with a new rendition of the ATi R580 chipset. Thus gave birth to the Radeon X1900GT : Picture from HKEPC The original plan seemed...

  • Adobe 3rd National e-card Competition

    The 3rd National e-card Competition 2006 is now on! Organised by River Valley Primary School and Crescent Girls’ School, with the support of Adobe, The Singapore Tourism Board, ITX Solutions Pte Ltd and ASKnLearn Pte Ltd, this competition aims to promote Singapore as a unique tourist destination. Open to...

  • UMC To Make NVIDIA G7x GPUs

    UMC will start sampling 90nm Nvidia G7 graphics chips in May to makers for validation with volume production to commence in the second half of 2006 at the earliest.