When one thinks of LG, CPU coolers certainly do not come to mind. However, it seems that the Korean company is moving into the computer hardware arena, more specifically, the cooling arena. We managed to obtain a sample of the LG SHS-X500, a heatsink designed for Socket 478, 754 and 939. Our member Elladen and
The new CREATIVE STORE occupies the whole of their ground floor totaling 30,000 sq ft, fully air-conditioned showroom space with over 40 demo stations. At the same time Creative announced the launch of Soundbuzz Music Video Store to deliver music videos to the consumers. The new Soundbuzz Music Video Store will soon be incorporated into
DFI, together with Chinese Media Beareyes.com and GZeasy.com, organized an overclocking competition in China, Bei Jing on the 3rd of september. It attracted a huge crowd of overclockers all over China. After making it through the semi-finals which was held online, 10 top-notch overclockers all made it down to one of Bei Jing’s busiest IT
ATI and Singapore’s Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing have struck a silicon foundry deal. ATI has received functional samples of its Imageon 2240 media processors for high-volume camera phones from Chartered. Following the successful prototyping, Chartered will start volume production on its 0.13-micron process, thereby providing ATI with additional manufacturing capacity for the chip. Chartered also announced
NVIDIA is preparing GeForce 6500 to pit against the ATI Radeon X550. It uses 6200TC (NV44) core but does not support Turbo Cache. The core clock is estimated to be 400MHz. There will be onboard memory on the card and will not share or uses the system memory. Through the 64-bit memory interface, there will
Processors Support : • Intel Pentium Processor Extreme Edition / Pentium D / Pentium 4 6xx • Supports 800/1066Mhz FSB for Dual-Core & Single core CPUs • Intel Memory Pipeline Technology • Supports Quad Threads Memory Support : • 8GB max memory (256Mb, 512Mb, 1Gb) • DDR2 533/667 (2 DIMMs/ch) • ECC External : •
H2′ 05 H1 ’06 Extreme Edition SmithField (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2, Dual Core, 800FSB, HT, EM64T) XE 840 (3.2GHz) XE 830 (3.0GHz) XE 820 (2.8GHz) Presler (65nm, 2 x 2MB L2, Dual Core, 1066FSB, EM64T, VT, HT, LT) XE 955 (3.46GHz) Chipsets 955X 975X Pentium D Pentium D (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2,
The Kingmax DDRII 800 will soon make its debut after the DDRII 533/667 completes mass production and once again prove its capabilties as a top memory manufacturer. In the earlier part of the year at Cebit Hannover and Computex Taipei, Kingmax first unveiled the new DDRII 800 memory, which consumers will be seeing on the
At the end of June 2005, Intel released the latest Express Chipset V the i945 series, EPoX also delivered the EP-5LDA+GLI board based on the i945P to combine with the high performance Pentium D processor and the technology and beneficial features for applications on both business and gaming systems. Empowering the excellent technology for MB
Swiftech™ today announced the release of the new MCW55 Universal VGA water-block. While similar in size and appearance to the earlier MCW50, the MCW55 features vastly improved performance and is now made out of Delrin Acetal like the STORM CPU waterblock for superior durability. "The STORM+MCW55 combination is a "match made in heaven". We worked
VIA announced the VIA P4M800 Pro chipset, further extending VIA’s leadership in providing affordable and scalable IGP solutions with rich multimedia and connectivity features for the mainstream and fast-growing entry-level PC markets. Designed to support a full range of Intel® Pentium® 4 and Intel Celeron® processors with an FSB of up to 800MHz, the VIA
Creative introduces new additions to its most versatile and lightweight portable speakers family. The four superior TravelSound and TravelDock portable speaker systems come with NeoTitanium micro drivers for stunning audio clarity and accuracy. · Creative TravelDock Zen Micro has an estimated retail price of S$ 249.00 · Creative TravelDock 900 has an estimated retail price
Iomega launched the Iomega® MiniMax™ Desktop Hard Drive, a Hi-Speed Dual connectivity (USB 2.0 and Firewire) external device designed to compliment the form factor of the Mac mini and boost its storage capacity by up to 250GB. Despite its Mac mini styling the new HDD has been designed with flexibility in mind. It is not
ATI has informed its clients in Taiwan that it will gradually begin volume shipments of its R-series GPUs, including the R520, RV530, RV515 and RV505 by the end of the third quarter. R-series GPUs are fabricated at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), using a 90nm processing technology, according to the sources.
COMEX 2005 is one of the largest IT and consumer electronics show in Singapore at Suntec Level 4 and 6. Over there, we saw many great deals and new products introduced right here at the show. VR-Zone took a short walk on the show floor and present you with the highlights of various booths at
The Logitech G5 Laser is Logitech’s answer to the recently launched Razer Copperhead. The G5 Laser comes with a similar Laser based 2000dpi sensor, and has a rather elaborate weight management system. Look here, while VR-Zone takes a first look at this brand new mouse!
OCZ announce the release of the fastest USB 2.0 Flash Drive on the market. The high performance OCZ Rally Flash Drive implements leading edge Dual Channel Technology to deliver the high-speed data transfer rates that are needed by today’s enthusiasts and professionals on-the-go. The durable OCZ Rally allows you to transfer your files to your
With the new Creative Zen Vision and the Muvo Vidz, Creative aims to go into the video loving crowd. Both the Vidz and the Zen Vision has video play back as one of the main highlights. Click here for a deeper in-sight on these new players!
Maxtor will be giving away a free wireless mouse and extending a 20% discount off the RRP for the following external hard disc drives: Maxtor OneTouch™ II Drives for Personal Storage and Backup The Maxtor OneTouch II drive is ready to backup all local computer hard drive data and is the first external drive to