• Exclusive: The Nvidia Shop Decor Competition!

    Much talk has been going with regards to the “green” NVIDIA decor sported by many retailers in Sim Lim Square and Funan recently. As a collaborative effort between VR-Zone and NVIDIA, we bring you coverage of this mega scale Competition! **Look in here for the results and Prize Giving...

  • Intel To Launch 946 Series Chipsets

    Intel is scheduled to launch the 946-chipset family in conjunction with the ICH7 southbridge in the second quarter of 2006, the same time when the 965 series bundled with the ICH8 will also hit the market. The full-line of Broadwater chipsets will be built using 90nm process technology and...

  • Nvidia Shop Decor Competition – Presentation / Grand Finale

    Well, it’s been a busy month for all of us, and come tomorrow, it will be the time where the heros should be honoured. All of you are welcomed to come down and witness the end of this grand event! Starting from 12pm onwards, the 4 sweet Nvidia ladies...

  • ATi RS485 Ready For Socket M2

    ATI is preparing a new chipset called the RS485 to support AMD Socket M2 processors and will support one single graphic slot only. It’s designed over a new reference motherboard as it has to accommodate new AMD DDR 2 CPUs. The chipset was sampled back in September and should...

  • ATi R580 In Final Sampling Stage

    ATI is currently in the final stage of testing its R580 GPUs with customers and is expected to launch the flagship chip in early 2006. The new chip, which entered the tape-out stage in the middle of the third quarter, is now in volume shipments for sampling. ATI will...

  • X-Micro Video MP3 400

    What we are reviewing here is a little monster from X-Micro, a Taiwanese company specializing in innovative digital multimedia devices, storage devices, and wireless communication devices. Let’s take a look at how this player fare against the competition, including the better-known players…

  • More Reports On Xbox 360 Crashes

    The first video of an Xbox 360 crashing during gameplay has surfaced. During a game of Project Gotham Racing 3, the Xbox 360 suddenly crashed. There have been more reports of Xbox 360 crashes, which raises the question of whether this is a bad batch, or a global issue...

  • ATi Radeon X1800 XT PE Next Week

    ATi Radeon X1800 XT PE will be coming next week according to a German site, K-Hardware. This card is clocked higher at 700MHz core and 1600MHz memory to be better positioned against NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GTX 512. It is yet to be determine what kind of memories will be...

  • ATi To Unveil Mobility Crossfire

    We have heard of SLI for notebooks half a year back with two GeForce 6800Ultra Go on a Dell notebook and we are pretty sure NVIDIA is going do it again for their recently launched 7800 GTX Go. The only problem is that your battery power is going to...

  • ATi Power Express Technology Info

    ATi has some cool innovations on the mobile front that might pose some challenges to NVIDIA. We heard that ATi is going to implement Power Express Technology into their future Catalyst drivers or thru a separate software that enables hot switching between IGP and discrete graphics. This will allow...

  • ASUS EAX1800XT TOP Version

    ASUS has unveiled EAX1800XT Top version touted to be the first to breach 10,000 in 3DMark05. It features an higher clocked X1800 XT running at 650MHz core and 1550MHz memory where the reference card runs at 625MHz / 1500MHz clock speed.  The card sports a new cooling design with...

  • GeForce 7200 Info

    NVIDIA is going to release the GeForce 7200 in Q1 next year which is going to be 90nm based. Here we can see the die shot of the GeForce 7200 which is rather small and manufactured in Week 43 of Year 2005 and is A3 revision. The core clock...

  • GeForce 7800 GS Details

      X1800 XL X1800 XT GeForce 7800 GS GeForce 7800GT GeForce 7800GTX GeForce 7800GTX 512 Pixel Pipelines 16 16 16 20 24 24 Geometry Pipelines 8 8 6 7 8 8 Core Clock 500MHz 625MHz 375MHz 400MHz 430MHz 550MHz Memory Clock (DDR) 500MHz 750MHz 500MHz 500MHz 600MHz 850MHz Peak...

  • Dell To Intro AMD Powered Server, PC & Notebooks

    Dell plans to introduce computers powered by AMD microprocessors in a bid to boost market share in face of growing competition pressure. Dell has recently notified Taiwanese contract suppliers including Hon Hai Precision Industrial, Asustek Computer and Quanta Computer to use AMD processors in its computers. Dell has contracted...

  • VIA Samples K8T900 Chipset

    VIA today announced that VIA’s latest high performance chipset for the AMD platform, the VIA K8T900, is sampling to leading motherboard partners to create platforms tailored for the PC enthusiast market. Integrating VIA’s proprietary RapidFire™ technology that incorporates a number of PCI Express enhancements, the VIA K8T900 offers exceptional...

  • Xbox 360 Launch To Boost ATi & SiS

    The release of the Microsoft Xbox 360 will be driving performance of ATI and SiS in the fourth quarter of this year. Foundry service providers for ATI and SiS, TSMC and UMC will likely benefit from the huge demand for the game console that three million units will be...

  • ATi Chairman Retired

    ATI announced today that its Chairman, K.Y. Ho, has retired as a director and officer of the Company. Mr. Ho was a founder of ATI in 1985 and also served as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer until June 1, 2004. Mr. Ho stated, “ATI has been more than a...

  • The Winners for the NVIDIA Shop Decor 2005….

    The winners for the NVIDIA Shop Decor Competition have been announced!! The winner for the NVIDIA Shop Decor Competition…. Media Mart, located at #06-68 of Sim Lim Square!! They win the top prize of $ 3000 cash!! Round of applause for the creative minds behind the decor!! For the...

  • 3 Sets of CORSAIR 2GB XMS4000 DDR Memory to be WON!

    Corsair has 3 sets of 2GB TwinX XMS4000 kits rated at DDR500MHz C3-4-4-8 to give out to VR-Zone Members who are pushing the limits on Corsair Memory Modules! Take part in this poll for Best Memory of 2005 and this contest and stand a chance to win a 2GB...

  • ATi Unveils All-In-Wonder X1800 XL

    ATI today announced All-In-Wonder® X1800 XL is now available in North America – European availability is anticipated for this autumn. ATI’s newest offering joins All-In-Wonder® X800 XL and All-In-Wonder® 2006 Edition to round out the multimedia product family spanning nearly 10 years of market leadership. As ATI’s fastest multimedia...