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  • AMD LIVE! PCs from Alienware and Dell

    AMD today announced the availability of new AMD LIVE! PCs from Alienware and Dell, expanditng the selection of popular, easy-to-use PCs designed to help simplify today’s digital lifestyle. The AMD LIVE! PC is a full-featured media center computer powered by the AMD Athlon 64 X2 dual-core processor and created to enrich consumers’ experiences when enjoying

  • IBM Power6 CPU Architecture

    Power6 can count to 10–and perform numerous other mathematical operations–with the decimal digits 0 through 9 rather than the binary digits of 0 and 1 used by conventional computers Power6 incorporates the AltiVec also known as VMX instruction set speeds up many multimedia tasks. Tradeoff is the electrical current "leakage" problems in today’s chipmaking technology

  • AMD Barcelona Quad Core Architecture

    Advanced branch prediction. Doubled the return stack size, more branch history bits, and built in a 512-entry indirect branch predictor 32-byte instruction fetch. Increases efficiency by reducing split-fetch instruction cases Sideband stack optimizer. Adjustments to the stack don’t take up functional unit bandwidth. Independent memory controllers, which enables more memory pages to remain open Memory

  • Tenomichi 3D Media Center with Nvidia PureVideo DVD Decoder

    Tenomichi, the company that creates Direct3D Video products for the PC and mobile computing industries, teams up with NVIDIA today to announce the release of 3D Media Center, its new GPU powered entertainment software. 3D Media Center uses computer games technology to create a completely new 3D user interface on Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows

  • Gigabyte 965P/G965 Quad Core Ready

    GIGABYTE Quad Core Bios Versions Chipset Models BIOS Version Intel P965 Express Chipset GA-965P-DQ6 F6 or later GA-965P-DS4 F6 or later GA-965P-DS3 F7 or later GA-965P-S3 F6 or later  Intel G965 Express Chipset GA-965G-DS4 F2 or later GA-965G-DS3 F5 or later GA-965G-S2 F2 or later

  • IBM Doubled Frequency For Power6 CPU

    IBM will go back to the future with its next-generation Power6 design by pushing raw speed rather than trying to pack more cores on a die. The CPU will run at speeds between 4-5GHz with a total of 8Mbytes L2 cache and a 75Gbyte/second link to external memory. The Power6 doubles the frequency and bandwidth

  • OCZ EvoStream PSUs

    OCZ announced the new EvoStream Power Supply. The exciting addition to the prominent OCZ PSU family will be introduced in a 600W configuration and features an advanced 100% modular cable management system and polished, titanium mirrored case that is reminiscent of the award-winning ModStream line. To optimize airflow and elimination of cable mazes, the EvoStream

  • ATi AMD Chipset Roadmap

    ChileHardware has gotten some exclusive slides on the ATi/AMD Chipset Roadmap. It seems that RD790 and SB700 is scheduled for second half of 2007. RX790 and IGP solutions RS790 and RS740 are pin to pin compatible with RS690, RX690 and RS690C chipsets. What’s coming should be the elmination of the Master/Slave Style of present Cross-Fire

  • K8L Stars Family : Altair, Antares, Arcturus & Spica

    Alongside with Altair, there are also K8L based dual-Core Antares coming in Q3 2007 and Arcturus coming in Q4 2007. Starting from 2GHz to 2.9GHz, Antares features 512KB L2 Cache for each core and 2MB shared L3 Cache. 2.0GHz & 2.1GHz versions will have 35W TDP, while 2.4GHz to 2.7GHz versions have 65W TDP, and

  • DFI’s Q3, Q4 Desktop Products

    Contrary to rumours of DFI leaving the Desktop Board Market, it seems there are quite a few products in store for the Desktop Consumers from DFI. The RS690 Integrated Graphics Soluti8on does look quite interesting with X700 integrated graphics core. Intel 965 chipset solution will finally be seen in DFI boards in the Infinity P965/G

  • NVIDIA Shares Surge on Acquisition Speculation

    NVIDIA shares rose $ 2.32 to $ 30.62 in afternoon Nasdaq trade. Some 20 million shares changed hands, about double the three-month daily average. Investors have been speculating that Nvidia might be acquired since July, when AMD agreed to buy ATI Technologies for $ 5.4 billion. Rumors of such a transaction resurfaced on Wednesday, spreading

  • GeForce 8800GTX & GTS Details

    DailyTech has gotten some juicy details on the GeForce 8 flagship products and it has confirmed some of the leaked specs earlier on. We have mentioned about G80 being unified back in July 2005. Expect GeForce 8800GTX and 8800GTS products to launch the second week of November 2006. GeForce 8800GTX : 575MHz core clock, 900MHz

  • ASUS P5B Deluxe w/ QX6700 On X1950 Crossfire!

    Tests are underway for ASUS P5B Deluxe on Core 2 Extreme QX6700 and X1950 Crossfire setup. Drop us a note on what benchmarks you would like to see!

  • ASUS PG191 LCD Monitor

    ASUS is proud to introduce the PG191 LCD monitor, which incorporates Power Bass System and 2ms gray-to-gray response time to deliver the audio and video performance demanded by hardcore gamers. Gaming in the 21st is more than just entertainment. It’s an attitude. Hardcore players need the best system setup, and it’s not just about computer

  • Quad Core Battle : Intel Yorkfield vs AMD Altair

    Yorkfield Extreme Edition based on the 45nm Penry core architecture will meet heads-on with AMD Altair based on the 65nm K8L core in Q3 2007. Both are quad core offerings but AMD touted theirs to be a native quad-core with dedicated 512KB L2 cache for each core and an additional 2MB L3 cache for the

  • Intel To Employ PowerVR GFX Cores

    Imagination Technologies Group has reached a new major collaboration agreement with Intel which extends the licensing and deployment of its graphics and video IP cores for use with Intel’s PC, mobile computing and consumer architectures in certain segments. Imagination also announces an investment by Intel Capital, the venture capital arm of Intel. Arvind Sodhani, President

  • Creative Xmod – External X-Fi Device

    Creative has invented the Creative Xmod, a device based upon its X-Fi® Xtreme Fidelity™ audio platform that improves music playback quality for MP3, WMA, iTunes or AAC songs to beyond the original CD quality. The Creative Xmod is a small device just about the size of a candy bar. It connects between stereo speakers or

  • OCZ 8GB Ultra-Slim USB Flash Card Series

    OCZ announced the Mega-Kart, a ultra-high capacity USB flash drive. With 8GBs of memory, the OCZ Mega-Kart series is the ultimate data storage solution for today’s computer enthusiasts and business professionals on the go. The beauty of the new Mega-Kart series is the unparalleled, ultra-slim architecture that is thin enough to carry in a wallet.

  • NForce 680I SLI to Come

    Talk about fast to the trigger, we have heard that the DFI C55 + MPC55 solution will be assembled this weekend, and that the market name for the C55 + MCP55 is NF680I SLI. It will be 2 x 16x PCI-E of course, and we should be seeing another C55 project in the DFI Infinity