• 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.

  • AGEIA PhysX processor Does Not Boost 3D Marks

    For 3D Mark Benchmarking addicts who are hoping that the AGEIA PhysX processor will help to boost 3D Mark scores, particularly the CPU Score of 3D Mark 06, it may be bad news from reports by some who have already gotten the card. The PhysX card does not help...

  • GeForce 7950 GX2 On May 30th

    PCInpact came to know that GeForce 7950 GX2, a revised version of the 7900 GX2 shorter in length so they can be fitted into most cases will be launched on May 30th. We have confirmed the launch date too but pricing is unknown yet. Another exciting technology, the SLI...

  • AMD Gains Server Market Share

    AMD has seen an increase in its overall x86 server processor market share. According to a recently released report from Mercury Research, AMD’s first-quarter market share growth reflected substantial gains in the x86 server market and now represents 22.1 percent, a 26-percent increase over AMD’s share in the fourth...

  • ATI introduces complete line of FireGL Workstation Cards

    ATI’s Avivo™ technology powers new family of high performance FireGL products for DCC, CAD and visualization customers. ATI Technologies announced today a complete top-to-bottom line of next generation FireGL™ workstation graphics accelerators for professional users. The new family of products range from an ultra high-end one gigabyte configuration to...

  • Cell Phones Identify Owners By Smell

    The head of Bell Labs, the U.S.-based research institute affiliated with Lucent Technologies, predicts technical innovations will bring cell phones that identify their owners by smell. Jeong Kim, who took Bell Labs reins a year ago, made the remarks on Monday during a keynote speech at a seminar in...

  • NVIDIA Unveils Quadro FX 4500 X2

    NVIDIA announced the NVIDIA Quadro FX 4500 X2 graphics solution is the latest addition to the company’s growing line of solutions for advanced visualisation systems requiring scalable graphics performance. This solution joins the recently announced NVIDIA Quadro FX 5500 card with the NVIDIA Quadro SDI and G-Sync option cards...

  • OCZ New 60X & 133X SD Cards

    OCZ announced the launch of its new Secure Digital™ (SD) flash memory cards designed to be the ideal storage solution for the latest media electronics and digital devices. Speed-rated up to 133X, OCZ SD Flash delivers fast and flawless performance and reliable storage for MP3s, digital images, and more....

  • Intel Unveils Game-Changing Direction For Business PCs

    SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 24, 2006 – The way the world views and uses business PCs is about to change with the introduction of Intel Corporation’s new Intel® vPro™ technology, a revolutionary shift in desktop PC security and manageability along with remarkable energy-saving computing performance. Businesses today are plagued...

  • Mushkin to Launch Power Supply Line

    According to LegitReviews, during a recent conversation with Mushkin, the premium Memory Company, it was discovered that Mushkin is just a number of weeks away from launching thier own power supply series. With SLI and CrossFire systems selling at higher than expected volumes there has been a shortage of...

  • Samsung now the Largest Semiconductor Company

    The Korean Stock Exchange recently announced that Samsung Electronics is now the largest semiconductor company in the world ahead of Intel Corporation. This morning, Intel Corporation had a market capitalization of $ 112B USD. Samsung Electronics, on the other hand, closed trading on Friday with a market cap of...

  • New Alloy provides Cooling based on Magnetism

    Researchers at the University of Cambridge have discovered a material that gives a whole new complexion to the term ‘fridge magnet’. When this alloy is placed in a magnetic field, it gets colder. Karl Sandeman and his co-workers think that their material – a blend of cobalt, manganese, silicon...

  • Intel Yonah 3.4GHz breaks 19k 3D Mark 05 Air-cooled CrossFire!

    Tyrou has started overclocking the Intel Yonah Core Duo T2600 and has done some tests with ATi X1900XT Cross-Fire on the AOpen i975x motherboard. Together with Corsair 5400UL low latency DDR2 Memory, he has obtained some really impressive results: Over 19,000 3D Mark 05 with just aircooling on the...

  • ABIT AW8-D (Intel 975X) launched

    Today sees the launch of the new ABIT AW8D motherboard, based on the Intel 975X express chipset. The road to ultimate performance is fraught with twists and turns. Handling the hairpin turns of overclocking takes total control – complete interaction between man and machine. One wrong maneuver could mean...

  • Intel Kentsfield Has 2 x 4MB L2 Cache

    We have heard more about Kentsfield, the 65nm Quad Core processor from a recent Intel briefing and it will be having 2 x 4MB of L2 cache which is essentially 2 Conroe cores on the same package. Kentsfield is slated for release in Q1 2007 and will compete against...

  • Gigabyte GA-G1975X G1-Turbo Vcore Droop: Dont believe CPUZ!

    From tests done by one of our overclockers, the VCore on the Gigabyte GA-G1975X G1-Turbo droops only 0.03v to 0.05v during CPU load when measured from the MOSFET leg of the motherboard. This is not accurately represented by the CPUZ reading which can show up to 0.2v droop! Users...

  • HyperTransport 3.0 Specs Unveiled : 41.6 GB/s Bandwidth

    HyperTransport™ Technology Consortium, a standards organization dedicated to developing the industry’s lowest latency, highest bandwidth interconnect technology, today released version 3.0 of the HyperTransport specification. The new standard nearly doubles the bandwidth and speed of the previous HyperTransport 2.0 specification. In addition, HyperTransport 3.0 supports a variety of new...

  • OCZ PC2-6400 GX XTC Series

    OCZ today announced the addition of PC2-6400 DDR2 to the Gold XTC series. OCZ Technology now offers a complete line of gamer-grade XTC DDR2 solutions ranging from DDR2-533 to DDR2-1000 to meet the demand of the impending arrival of the new AMD and Intel CPU architectures. The PC2-6400 GX...

  • Inno3D Singapore announces extension of warranty coverage

    Inno3D Singapore announced today that all Inno3D 7600GT, 7900GT and 7900GTX will have extended warranty of 2 years, from the 1 year warranty period in the past. This spells great news for those who value a longer warranty period. This change applies to the cards bought from today onwards.