• ATi Confirmed Launch Dates For R5xx GPUs

    Some interesting info from an investor meeting held with ATI’s CEO Dave Orton on August 17th : • Late September Launch Date Set for Three R500 Desktop Discrete Chips (R520, RV530, and RV515) • The shipment dates will likely be staggered for the three chips, based on the delivery...

  • Conroe & Woodcrest Info

    Both Conroe and Woodcrest are 65nm Merom derivatives and are meant for desktop and workstation respectively. From the photos shown above, it is clear that Conroe and Woodcrest are LGA775 based. It is known that Merom sports 4MB of shared L2 cache and judging from the IDF slide diagram,...

  • ATi X800GTO Cards In Sep

    ATi will extend another model for their recently launched X800GT, known as the X800GTO clocked at 400MHz and has 12 pipelines. There will be two main variants, 256MB GDDR3 version with memory clock at 490MHz and 128MB GDDR1 version with memory clock at 350MHz. All GTO cards will use...

  • GeForce 6150 In NVIDIA C51G Chipset

    NVIDIA plans to unveil their upcoming nForce 4 IGP chipset, the C51G coupled with MCP51 Southbridge on Sept 20th. Previously, NVIDIA revealed that the integrated graphics core will be NV44 GeForce 6200 based but it seems like NVIDIA has changed to GeForce 6150. It is unclear if the performance...

  • ECS KA2 MVP RD580 Board Specs

    • RD580 + SB450 chipsets • HT 2000 MHz • Dual channel DDR-400 • Dual Gigabit and 10/100 network connections • 8-channel audio • 2 PCIe x16 + 2 PCIe x1 + 2 PCI slots • 8 USB 2.0 + 2 IEEEa ports • 2 SATA II + 4...

  • Intel Mobile Platform Roadmap

      2005 H1 2006 H2 2006  2007-08 Platform Sonoma Napa Santa Rosa Pentium M Dothan 90nm, 2MB L2, 533FSB Pentium M 730/740/750/760/770 Yonah 65nm, Dual Core, 2MB L2, 667FSB, VT, SSE3 Merom 65nm, Dual Core, 4MB L2, VT, EM64T Penryn 45nm Chipsets Alviso (915GM, 915PM, 915GMS*, 915GML* ) 533/400*Mhz...

  • Intel Desktop Platform Roadmap

    Family H2′ 05 H1 ’06 H2 ’06 Platform Anchor Creek – Personal Computing Lyndon – Desktop / Enterprise Client Bridge Creek – Personal Computing Averill – Desktop / Enterprise Client Extreme Edition  SmithField (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2, Dual Core, 800MHz FSB, HT, EM64T) Presler (65nm, 2 x 2MB...

  • Intel Server & Workstation Roadmap Updated

      H2 2005 H1 2006 H2 2006 2007 2008 Platform Wyloway UP Presler / Cedarmill / Conroe Chipset E7230 Mukilteo Platform Bensley / Glidewell Xeon DP Irwindale (90nm, 2MB L2, EM64T, DBS) 3.6 / 3.4 / 3.2 / 3.0GHz Paxville DP (90nm, Dual Core, 2 x 2MB L2, DBS)...

  • LGA775 Prescott w/ New G1 Stepping

    Intel Pentium 4 processors based on 90nm Prescott core in LGA775 package will undergo changes for the E-0 with EM64T to the G-1 core processor stepping change. NDA Spec Update will be available in September. Customer qualification is required. • The CPU ID will change from 0xF41h to 0xF49h...

  • OCZ 1,100W PSU Prototype

    According to HWSecrets, OCZ has a new 1,100-watt power supply prototype up their sleeves which is actually using two power supplies working in parallel inside the same housing. OCZ is showing this prototype to key people in the industry to check if there is demand for such product. Even...

  • SiS 533FSB Pentium M Chipsets

    SiS has signed a long-term licensing contract with Intel Mobile Products Group for the manufacture and sale of chipsets supporting the Intel® Pentium® M processors with a 533MHz front side bus. SiS long-term dedication and record of innovative solutions to computer chipset research and commitment have received industry wide...

  • Intel Viiv Technology : New Platform For Digital Home

    The Intel Viiv technology was disclosed for the first time at the Intel Developer Forum today. PCs based on Intel Viiv technology will be easy to use with a remote control and will be powered by a suite of Intel technologies, including a dual-core processor, chipset, platform software and...

  • Polarflo VGA-Chipset Liquid Heat Sink

    The PolarFLO TT VGA-Chipset is the latest in pc water cooling technology. The new design is fully comprehensive and future proof. We decided to take a more feature-rich and performance approach with this new design. The PolarFLO TT VGA-Chipset uses the PolarFLO TT Series Posi-Seal Barbs. These Posi-Seal barbs...

  • TYAN Tomcat i7230A Mukilteo Board

    Tyan is introducing the Tomcat i7230A (S5160), a feature-rich 1P server board with dual-core support, dedicated virtualization hardware support, and high-performance throughput. The Tomcat i7230A uses the Intel® E7230 Mukilteo chipset with an optimized 1U layout design on all components to allow for improved airflow over all parts of...

  • Razer Copperhead Gaming Mouse

    Razer has been enjoying a very fast growing popularity among the gamers, making high quality gaming mice and mouse pads. Today, VR-Zone takes a look at the latest from Razer, the Razer Copperhead. With various special features, have a look to see why this mouse is made to be...

  • InnoAX MP3 Player Promo

    InnoAX iMX-300 Portable Music Player / 1GB Flash OLED Colour Display + FM Radio + Re-chargable Lithium Battery $ 200 InnoAX iMX-300 Portable Music Player / 512MB Flash OLED Colour Display + FM Radio + Re-chargable Lithium Battery $ 140 InnoAX iMX-300 Portable Music Player / 256MB Flash OLED...

  • A Walk About SLS (20-8-2005)

    It’s the usual SLS Walk About, brought to you by VR-Zone!

  • ATi R520 Core Exposed

    It is interesting to see how the upcoming ATi R520 core based on 90nm micron process looks like. Seems like the R520 core is slightly smaller than the 0.13 micron R480 core though it is packed with many more transistors than the latter.

  • GeForce 6800XT & 6500?

    Nvidia has quietly announced GeForce 6800XT to pit against the newly launched Radeon X800GT card. 6800XT is 8 pipes based and will be available in small quantities for both OEM and retail markets. Nvidia plans to keep its price around $ 5 below ATI X800GT price. NVIDIA could also...

  • ATI To Launch New AVIVO Product Series

    “ATI AVIVO” was registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office in early July by attorney of record Lynn M. Jordan. AVIVO may be an abbreviate for Advanced Video-in/Video-Out, something which may be available on ATI’s future products that support certain multimedia functions. The highly-anticipated code-named R520 VPU...