Maxtor is shipping its next-generation SATA II and ATA/133 MaXLine® (enterprise applications), QuickView® (consumer electronics — DVRs and PVRs) and DiamondMax® (desktop) brand hard drives with a capacity point up to 500GB this quarter. Each brand leverages a core platform, advanced technologies and design and is optimized with value-added feature sets for its specific market
NVIDIA today announced that its most advanced professional graphics solution, the NVIDIA Quadro FX 4500 graphics processing unit (GPU), is now available as an option in the new Apple® Power Mac® G5. The NVIDIA Quadro FX 4500 graphics card drives up to two high resolution 30-inch Apple Cinema HD Displays and accelerates applications used in
Emerging from more than two years of stealth development, P.A. Semi today unveiled the PWRficientTM processor family—a 64-bit multicore, scalable processor line based on the Power ArchitectureTM from IBM—that delivers high performance at very low power consumption, offering up to a tenfold advantage in performance per watt over the industry. The first PWRficient chip, the
Family Model Old Price New Price % Drop Athlon 64 X2 4800+ 902 803 11.0% 4600+ 704 643 8.7% 4400+ 537 507 5.6% 4200+ 482 408 15.4% 3800+ 354 328 7.3% Athlon 64 4000+ 382 347 9.2% 3700+ 278 243 12.6% 3400+ 198 194 2.0% 3200+ 153 159 -3.8% 3000+ 126 124 1.5% Turion 64
Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific today launched the new DESKPOWER TX Home Entertainment PC system, offering home entertainment aficionados an immersive digital lifestyle experience. Perfectly blending the modern digital media centre with powerful PC functionality in a unique hybrid PC/TV package, watch your favourite television programs, surf the internet or work on your business documents conveniently,
Lenovo announced the new ThinkCentre E Series line of desktop PCs designed specifically to meet the technology needs of small businesses – ease, affordability and reliability. For the first time, ThinkCentre E50 desktops from Lenovo will offer small business users a simple combination of proven core technologies in a new silver-accented design, with prices starting
VIA launched the VIA Cluster Server Platform, an ultra energy efficient high density server reference design powered by the dual VIA Eden-N processor-based VIA VT310-DP Mini-ITX mainboards, at Chinas leading technology show, eMEX this week. The VIA Cluster Server Platform reference design comprises low profile 1U units each with two VIA VT310-DP Mini-ITX mainboards, enabling
Continuing to push the boundaries of mobile phone design, Nokia has introduced a collection of three trend-inspired mobile phones, the Nokia 7360, Nokia 7370 and Nokia 7380. Each model in the L’Amour Collection offers a beautiful mix of contrasts — infusing cultural and ethnic influences with luxurious touches of the unexpected. Hints of vintage and
ATI decided to change DMS connector on new CrossFire graphic boards. The slit it to two connectors – one for CrossFire data exchange, second for normal DVI operation.
Q1 ’06 Q2 ’06 Itanium (Montecito) (90nm, MT, Foxton, Pellston, VT) 9010 – 1.6GHz, 400/533FSB, Single Core, 6MB L3 9018 – 1.2GHz, 400 FSB , Dual Core, Low Voltage, 12MB L3 9020 – 1.4GHz, 400/533FSB, Dual Core, 18MB L3 9040 – 1.8GHz, 400/533FSB, Dual Core, 18MB L3 9011 – 1.6GHz, 667FSB, Single Core, 6MB
Apple today introduced the new iPod®, featuring a gorgeous 2.5-inch color screen which can display album artwork and photos, and play stunning video including music videos, video Podcasts, home movies and television shows. The new iPod holds up to 15,000 songs, 25,000 photos or over 150 hours of video and is available in a 30GB
Palm updated its Zire and Tungsten handheld devices on Wednesday as part of a rebranding strategy that will now emphasize its Palm name over all others. Its new handheld organizers, dubbed Z22 and TX, are available now on its online site as well as at some retail locations priced at $ 99 and $ 299,
AMD reported sales of $ 1.523 billion and net income of $ 76 million, amounting to $ 0.18 per diluted share, for the quarter ended September 25, 2005. Third quarter sales were up 23 percent compared to the third quarter of 2004 and increased 21 percent from the second quarter of 2005. “This was another
ULi will be unveiling its latest TGi chipset, M1685/M1567, for Intel platforms during the Taipei IDF, from October 17-18, 2005 at the Taipei International Convention Center. ULi M1685/M1567 chipset supports the latest Intel Pentium 4 and Pentium M Processors. The M1685 provides a high performance memory interface for both DDR 266/333/400MHz and DDR II 400/533/667MHz.
It all started with ASUS, 7800GTX card manufacturers have been coming out with high speed variants of the cards clocked at significantly higher clocks. Some call it the Exreme Edition, XFX calls theirs the XFX GeForce 7800 GTX Overclocked 256MB.
Kingston Technology Company today announced the release of ValueRAM DDR2 667-MHz (PC2-6400) memory modules to support next generation notebook and mobile systems. The new Kingston ValueRAM 667-MHz DDR2 unbuffered SO-DIMM modules are available in 256-MB, 512-MB and 1-GB capacities, shipping immediately in limited quantity. “ATI is thrilled to work with industry leaders like Kingston to
Intel today announced the availability of its first dual-core, hyper-threaded Intel® Xeon® processors for entry-level dual processor servers. The new processors help to improve the performance and response time of multi-threaded server applications. The new dual-core Intel Xeon processor runs at 2.80 GHz with an 800 MHz system bus and 2 MB of Level 2
Seagate today announced the availability of its Barracuda 7200.9 family of internal hard drives to the worldwide distribution channel. Targeted at low-cost and Serial ATA (SATA) servers, mainstream and high-performance PCs, PC gaming systems and media PCs, the new Barracuda 7200.9 family combines up to a massive half-terabyte capacity with fast 3Gbit/second Serial ATA throughput
Topower, although a very trusted power supply brand name in the server market, is not as popular in the home-user market. Perhaps it is just the way the company, which has branched out into chasis and cooler solutions, markets its line of power supplies. Today, we take a look at the Topower EP-500w, a power
Courtesy of Storage Studio, the Sim Lim Square Retail shop where you can catch glimpses of very unique and niche products, we got to play with a very special PC product… a fully configured IWILL ZMax d2. Now, what exactly is an IWILL ZMax d2? Essentially, it is IWILL’s successor to the ground-breaking ZMAXdp, the