• Intel 45nm “Penryn”

    The 45nm shrink of Merom is going to be called Penryn. The interesting thing is not about the chip itself, but the process. Since the 65nm process is on the verge of release, it means that this coming IDF, they will probably start talking about the 45nm process. The...

  • ECS To Drop Notebook Branding

    Elitegroup Computer Systems has resolved to phase out notebook computer branding operation to focus on contract manufacturing. A few years ago, first-tier local motherboard manufacturers, including Elitegroup, Asustek, Gigabyte, and Microstar, expanded their business scopes to include NB branding and contract manufacturing to cash in on the fast-growing NB...

  • Sony New Walkman Bean™ Models

    Expanding on its line of Walkman® digital music players, Sony Electronics today announced a new series of flash-based devices sure to be a feast for the ears as well as the eyes. Bright and colorful, the compact NW-E300-series sport a sassy design and come in such tasty colors as...

  • Samsung Plans More MP3 Players Ahead

    Samsung will roll out six new models in the MP3 music player market in the second half of 2005 and plans up to 10 more next year in a bid to catch up with leader Apple Computer. The thumb- to pocket-sized gadgets of both Samsung and Apple also face...

  • Seagate Retains Storage Leadership

    Worldwide hard-disk shipments rose 2.8 percent to 89.7 million units during the second quarter, according to market researcher iSuppli. Strong end demand for computers and consumer-electronics products generated abnormally robust conditions for HDD makers in the second quarter. Seagate’s market share rose just under two percentage points to 30.5...

  • Intel Pentium 6xx Series Price Cut

    Pentium 4 Old Price New Price % Drop 670 851 605 28.91% 660 605 401 33.72% 650 401 273 31.92% 640 273 218 20.15% 630 224 178 20.54%

  • VIA Launches VN800 Mobile IGP Chipset

    VIA announced the VIA VN800, the first chipset solution for the VIA C7-M™ processor with DDR2 memory support for fast and efficient system memory access and hardware MPEG-2 decoding for flawless DVD playback. The VIA VN800 features the S3 Graphics UniChrome™ Pro IGP, providing outstanding dual pipeline graphics performance...

  • Samsung 710N Mega Promotion! 20th Aug ~ 21st Aug

    For today and tomorrow (20th Aug ~ 21st Aug) only, you could purchase this great 17" Samsung 710N monitor for only $ 399! Complete with high end specifications of 600:1 contrast ratio, 12ms pixel response time, this monitor is great bang for money. Grab this from all good Sim...

  • Western Digital 250GB SATA Hard Drive For $199!

    Western Digital WD2500JD 250GB (7200rpm, 8MB) SATA hard drive is now going for S$ 199 if you are a ClubVR cardholder. Available now at Cybermind Computer House over this weekend from Aug 20th to 21st. Whilst stock last! ClubVR Details : http://www.vrforums.com/showthread.php?t=30417 Discuss here : http://www.vrforums.com/showthread.php?t=3218617

  • XFX Geforce 7800GT Review!

    VR-Zone brings you an exclusive review of the XFX Geforce 7800GT 256MB! Factory Pre-overclocked at 450/1050 instead of the standard 400/1000, XFX is out to eliminate competition.

  • LG 19″ LCD Monitor Special Promotion

    From 13th to the 28th of August, LG is offering a special promotion on their 19″ LCD monitors. The L1950S ,which comes in black or silver, is now going for just $ 519, instead of the usual price of $ 549. And it comes with Keyboard and mouse worth...

  • Powercolor Radeon X800GT PCIe

    VR-Zone takes a close look at this middle ground ATi card. Targeted at the mid range market long dominated by the Nvidia Geforce 6600GT. Read this to find out how the Powercolor X800GT fairs against the Geforce 6600GT!

  • Nvidia C51 to hit market on September 20

    Nvidia is expected to launch its C51 integrated PCI Express (PCIe) chipset for the AMD K8 platform on September 20. The company has also developed an equivalent chipset for the Intel Pentium 4 platform, the C60, though that launch schedule has yet to be revealed, according to motherboard makers....

  • Taiwan market: 17-inch LCD monitor prices continue to rise

    LCD monitors vendors CMV, Acer and BenQ will raise their prices for 17-inch and 15-inch LCD monitors, starting from the second half of August, according to the companies. HannStar Entertainment, a Taiwan-based distributor for two Chi Mei LCD monitor brands (CMV and PolyView) has decided to raise quotes NT$...

  • Sparkle 7800GT joins the party

    Sparkle, the dedicated graphics card manufacturer with its products marketed to more than 80 countries around the world, is the latest to join the 7800GT Party. The Sparkle Geforce 7800GT, SP-PX70GVH, which possess the SLI technology and sizzling performance of a 7800GTX, is a genuine cost-effective alternative to consumers...

  • A Walk About SLS (13-8-2005)

    It’s the usual SLS Walk About, reporting on the latest developments in hardware, right here at VR-Zone!

  • Samsung LCD Monitor Offer for this weekend only! (13th ~ 14th August)

    For this weekend only (13th August to 14th August), Samsung is throwing an unbelievable promotion! For just $ 499, you could get a 19″ Samsung 913V LCD monitor. Packed with features like fast response times of 12ms, high contrast ratio of 600:1, this is a great steal! To those...

  • BFG Technologies Announces Immediate Availability of GeForce 7800 GT Overclocked Graphics Cards

    Lake Forest, IL – (August 11, 2005 )– BFG Technologies®, Inc., the leading U.S.-based NVIDIA supplier of advanced 3D graphics cards and other PC enthusiast products, announced today that their new BFG GeForce™ 7800 GT OC™ 256MB PCI Express™ graphics cards are immediately available through leading retailers and etailers....

  • Inno3D Geforce 7800GT Launch: Full Throttle

    Hong Kong 11th August 2005 – InnoVision Multimedia Limited, one of the world’s leading graphics card manufacturer launches the remarkable Inno3D GeForce 7800GT today. With PCI Express support and 20 pixel/clock rendering pipeline, the Inno3D Geforce 7800GT promises to continue achieving excellent speeds.

  • Chaintech 7800GT launch: AE78GT

    World-leading VGA cards& Motherboard manufacturer, today introduces its AE78GT, one of the industry’s first next generation high-definition PC Gaming VGA solutions based on the NVIDIA GeForce 7800GT graphics processor. Chaintech AE78GT featuring a revolutionary design that delivers best-in-class performance on today’s hottest games and applications. The new Chaintech AE78GT,...