Engadget has reported on a new HTC Pocket PC phone during their walk at Cebit 2006. Named HTC Hermes, this new smartphone comes with WiFi B and G standards, 300MHz Samsung processor, Bluetooth 2.0, 128MB flash and 64MB memory, 2.8-inch display, 2.1 megapixel camera, and a secondary videoconferencing camera. Sounds like an interesting phone to
The NVIDIA 7900 and 7600 series of GPUs were announced during the 6th Annual NVIDIA’s Editors’ Day and launched a few days later. We take a look at what these new GPUs have instore for us.
Although most of today’s notebooks are not meant for any form of moderate gaming, here’s something that will interest the mobile gamer – SLi on notebooks. NVIDIA has officially announced their flagship multi GPU technology for the mobile notebook form factor. "Desktop PCs featuring SLI technology still had the performance edge. They needed that edge
During NVIDIA’s 6th Annual Editors’ Day, the media was given the chance to try out the Quad SLI systems that will soon be offered first by the System Builders such as Dell and Alienware. We took the chance to examine Quad SLI closely and ran some benchmarks on the Extreme HD Gaming Monsters…
On top of our in-depth reviews of the newly launched 7900 and 7600 series of GPUs, we have also looked into the voltage regulation on each of these cards and we bring to the overclocking community the first Voltage modifications guide in the world for these cards! For the 7600GT all you need is a
As the Geforce 7600GT will be next card majority of the consumers will be looking to be buying due to it’s very affordable price, we decided to further the testing we did on our 7600GT review with a more mainstream setup that is closer to an average gamer’s setup. It was also pit head-on with
NVIDIA announced a bunch of very interesting products over at NVIDIA’s 6th Annual Editor’s day held at Santa Clara on the 28th of February 2006. The theme this year is Extreme High Definition (HD) gaming so let’s take a look at NVIDIA’s take on this and their range of new products to make this a
Samsung had just unveiled a new MP3 player that would rival Apple’s highly successful iPod Nano line of products. Coming in both 2GB and 4GB models, this player is small, sleek, and promises a lower pricetag when compared against the iPod Nano. "TheYP-Z5 is Samsung’s new line of flash based MP3 players reaching microdrive-sized storage
CNet had reported on a minitablet PC running full fledged x86 low wattage CPU. With just a 7 inch screen, and probably a 3 hour battery life, these ultra portable machines are targeted to sell for under USD$ 1000. Considering the demo unit only has 15 mins of battery life when shown recently at Intel’s
A little late in posting this, but our forum member Jason, going by the nick of Qwerty57 has taken the 3D Mark 05 crown with a score of 19,886 with an ATi X1900XT Cross-Fire setup. A huge congratulations to the world-class overclocker! For more details on his record and setup, please refer to this forum
ASUS unveiled the 240 MIMO series total solutions, which includes the WL-566gM router and the WL-106gM cardbus adapter. The ASUS 240 MIMO total solution drastically improves WLAN’s data transfer rate and coverage range, while maintaining signal integrity and Wi-Fi interoperability. With high-speed 240Mbps data transfer rate, the multi-transmitting 240 MIMO total solution excels with an
OCZ announced the release of the fastest memory product available on the market—a new DDR2 series capable of 1000MHz (1GHz) speeds at CAS 4 latency (4-5-4). The PC2-8000 DDR2 Platinum XTC Extreme Edition was designed to be the ultimate memory solution for today’s PC enthusiasts that demand leading-edge PC hardware. The new 1GHz DDR2 series
We reviewed the recently launched ASUS A8R32 MVP based on the new RD580 chipset just recently. It is a great platform to overclock on, but for extreme overclocking conditions, some simple hardware modifications may help you break that personal-best record of yours…
We reviewed the relatively new NVIDIA 7800GS AGP a short while ago. It is definitely a very overclockable card by just bumping the speeds up using software means. However, seasoned users may want to unlock the overclocking potential of this card further with hard mods to enable more voltage and current for the card. Now,
On March 9, CeBIT, the largest IT-related trade show in the world, will host the KODE5 global launch. Supported by Foxconn, Intel and ATi, the KODE5 launch at CeBIT will see the pros playing pros, as well as the everyday gamers taking each other on for some cool prizes. Hosted by Germany’s largest gaming network,
After being battered by a trio of watercooling kits we are back at getting wet. This time round we find a kit from Cool-Trek, associated with the largest subglacial Lake in Antarctica. Will it cool that very well? Read on!
The popular Sim Lim Square Walkabout is back by popular demand. Keep yourself updated with the latest and greatest in Singapore’s biggest IT shopping mall!
Nvidia has released a Beta Driver that support H.264 decoding. Detailed features as listed below Adds support for GeForce 7300 GS and GeForce 7300 LE GPUs. New NVIDIA PureVideo features and enhancements. Please visit the NVIDIA PureVideo website for more information on PureVideo technology and system requirements. Support for high definition H.264 hardware decode acceleration
Prices for SDRAM are expected to rise in the second quarter of this year as current supply cannot satisfy increased demand coming from handset, LCD TV and memory card applications, according to Nicky Lu, CEO and president of SDRAM specialist Etron Technology. Etron is negotiating with its clients to hike contract prices for the second
Power supplies are getting more and more integral for PCs as power consumption of the average PC increases throughout the years. No longer do people just look at a wattage rating to decide on a power supply. The techies look at other factors such as rail ratings, brand names and whether or not the power