• Inno3D Geforce 7800GT 256MB Review

    The 7800GTs has been the talk of the town since they were released about two weeks back, and here we are going to take a look at the latest offerings from Innovision, the Inno3D Geforce 7800GT 256MB.

  • 98.7FM Perfect 10 Visual Radio Launch at Club MoMo

    The Radio Station 98.7FM Perfect 10 launched the Visual Radio, together with Starhub and Nokia, just a few days back at Club MoMo. It was an exciting event, great atmosphere and music. The crowd soaked very comfortably in the “hospitality” of the Perfect 10 DJs. We were very fortunate...

  • ATi R5xx w/ Threading Dispatch Unit

    Before the data comes from the setup engine to be processed in the pixel Shader engine, it will meet an "Ultra" threading dispatch processor. It’s a key part of the chip that will tell R520 data where to go, and the data will hear and obey. Each of the...

  • Intel 65nm “Cedarmill” is 10% Cooler

    Compared to the current generation with 90nm “Prescott” core, the new 65nm “Cedar Mill” will drop from 95 to 86 watts. A qualification sample of a 65 nm Pentium 4 653 chip which consumes about 10 percent less power than its preceding chip generation. The TDP rating for Cedar...

  • ATi R5xx Pricing

    Models Price X1800 XT 512MB $ 549 X1800 XT 256MB $ 499 X1800 XL 256MB   $ 449 X1600 XT 256MB $ 249 X1600 XT 128MB  $ 199 X1600 Pro 256MB   $ 199 X1600 Pro 128MB   $ 149   X1300 Pro  256MB  $ 149 X1300 256MB   $ 129 X1300 128MB  $ 99 X1300 HM-128MB...

  • Creative PC-CAM 950 Slim

    Creative today introduced the newest addition of Creative PC-CAM 950 Slim, its stylishly slim and most compact PC-CAM comes packed with loads of outstanding features. Creative PC-CAM 950 Slim has a slim and tiny form factor which measures only 92 (W) x 27 (D) x 57 (H) mm, and...

  • Lian Li PC-767 & PC-777 Preview

    Lian Li has always been at the forefront in the casing industry. In conjunction with Lian Li’s 20th anniversary, the PC-777 was introduced and VR-Zone took a close look at this special anniversary model with another new case called the PC-767.

  • APC Trade UPS Programme

    American Power Conversion (APC) has announced the APC Trade-UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) Programme, offering customers a new initiative in upgrading existing units to the latest APC UPS technologies. This programme was introduced to provide customers with the option of upgrading their existing units to APC UPS products. By trading...

  • Consumer Demand for Mobile Email Widespread in Singapore

    Critical Path has conducted a research on Consumer Demand for Mobile Email Services in Singapore. MarketShare polled 533 Singaporeans aged 18 and above from Sept 17-23, 2005. The research was conducted using a combination of online and face to face surveys. Here are some of their interesting findings :...

  • ATi R580 Is Ready

    In an ATi R520 presentation, one of the slides reveals that their next generation R580 is actually in the house and working. It will be the improved version of R520 built with 24 and 32 pipelines. Two months back, we reported that NVIDIA G80 is ready and waiting for...

  • ATi R5xx Series Summary

      R520 RV530 RV515 Segment Enthusiast Performance/Mainstream Mainstream / Value Process 90nm 90nm 90nm DX Support DX9, SM 3.0 DX 9, SM 3.0 DX 9, SM 3.0 Shader Processors 16 12 4 Memory Interface 256-bit 128, 64-bit 128, 64, 32-bit (HyperMemory) AVIVO Support Y Y Y Memory Support (Ref....

  • HIS X800GT IceQ II Turbo

    It has been HIS’s tradition to include the pretty looking Arctic Cooling heatsink fan onto their products. Together with HIS’s special iTurbo feature, we take a look at the “BMW” of the X800GT class.

  • GSkill 1GB GH DDR Review

    In the current DDR market, there are 2 types of memory enthusiasts and overclockers look out for. One type uses Samsung TCCD that can scale to very high frequencies at loose timings. The other type uses Winbond UTT which do moderate frequencies at very fast timings. We take a...

  • Radeon X1300LE Performance

    HKEPC has done some testing on the upcoming 90nm RV515 to be officially known as X1300LE. This card comes with 4 pipelines and was compared against the NVIDIA GeForce 6600 card with 8 pipelines. It is benchmarked using Pentium 4 XE 3.73 1066MHz FSB, Gigabyte GA-8I955X-Royal and Corsair DDR2...

  • Toshiba To Develop Slim-Type HD DVD-ROM Drive

    Toshiba today brought high-definition imaging to portable computing with the development of the world’s first notebook PC integrating a slim-type HD DVD-ROM drive. Toshiba plans to commercialize the new PC by the beginning of 2006, initially in Japan, giving computer users access to high definition video images recorded in...

  • Intel & Microsoft Endorse HD DVD

    Intel and Microsoft are combining their industry power in an attempt to make the HD DVD format the victor in a battle over a standard to succeed DVD. There are several reasons the two companies went with HD DVD, said Richard Doherty, Microsoft’s program manager for media entertainment convergence....

  • VIA StrongBox Mobile Computing Security

    VIA today made available VIA StrongBox, a secure virtual drive application that utilizes the VIA PadLock Security Engine in VIA C7 and VIA C7-M processors to enable real-time encryption of data on local storage devices using military-grade security algorithms. The security of VIA StrongBox will be put to the...

  • Shuttle Launches NVIDIA SLI Ready XPC

    Shuttle has today released final details of its much anticipated gaming barebone, the XPC SN26P. Previewed by a number of hardware review websites and magazines earlier in the year, the XPC SN26P has, even before today’s launch, earned itself numerous awards including “Most Innovative Product” awards from websites HardwareZone...

  • ASUS P5ND2 SLI Deluxe Voltage Mods

    The ASUS P5ND2 SLI Deluxe is not as popular a board as its 955x chipset brother, the P5WD2 Premium. Nevertheless, there are still people out there who overclock on these boards and may need a bit of modding to get more voltages from the board. More details here.

  • ASUS Extreme N6600GT Silencer

    Silence has been the trend these days. Various graphics card makers are outdoing each other with more elaborate cooling solutions that boast to be quieter and just as efficient. For the N6600GT Silencer, ASUS totally removed the fan for total silence. Just how did they do it?