• New Nvidia Geforce 7800GT available for back-to-school season

    SINGAPORE — AUGUST 12, 2005 — NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), a worldwide leader in graphics and digital media processing, today introduced and announced immediate availability of the Company’s new NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GT graphics processing unit (GPU). Based on the award-winning GeForce 7800 GTX architecture, this new GPU brings...

  • Sapphire launches Radeon X800GT

    August 12 , 2005, Hong Kong: Delivering new levels of performance in the mid range graphics market, Sapphire Technology Limited, the leading supplier of ATI-powered graphics accelerators, has just launched two new models of graphics accelerator in the Sapphire RADEON X800 family. Sapphire’s RADEON X800GT series will deliver new...

  • Nvidia reports Operating Results for 2nd Quarterly Fiscal Year 2006

    SINGAPORE — AUGUST 12, 2005 — NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA) today reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2006 ended July 31, 2005. For the second quarter of fiscal 2006, revenue was $ 574.8 million, compared to $ 456.1 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2005,...

  • Kingston broadens SD Ultimate line with 2-GB Card

    Kingston Technology Company, one of the world leaders in memory products, announced the further expansion of its Secure Digital (SD) Ultimate Card product line with the release of a new ultra-performing 2-GB capacity card. With super-fast 120X transfer rates, Kingston SD Ultimate cards offer significant performance benefits over current...

  • Inno3D GeForce 7800 GTX Review

    Inno3D is constantly at the forefront in providing the latest and full range NVIDIA based graphics cards to the market, be it very high end, mainstream or budget series. Today we will take a look at the 7800 GTX card from Inno3D, a reference design from NVIDIA and we...

  • Inno3D GeForce 6600LE OC PCI Express

    Nvidia has recently introduced the 6600LE, poised to take over the 6200s in the budget graphics segment. Today, we’ll find out why the Inno3D 6600LE is so different from its 6200 counterparts, and how it fares against the Geforce 6200.

  • Leadtek Winfast PX 7800 GT Preview

    Being one of the first Geforce 7800 GT to arrive into our labs, VR-Zone takes a first look at the Leadtek Winfast PX 7800 GT. Read here for more indepth insights on this 2nd highest end, but wallet friendly card.

  • SiS lands entry-level chipset orders from Intel, UMC may benefit

    Intel may purchase entry-level chipsets from Silicon Integrated Systems (SiS) for its entry-level motherboards, sources cited by today’s Chinese-language Commercial Times indicated. SiS shareholder United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) intends to assist SiS in meeting the demand by allocating capacity from three eight-inch fabs instead of the current one, the...

  • PowerColor launches X800 GT

    TAIPEI, TAIWAN (8 August, 2005) Tul™., a world-leading VGA card manufacturer, today introduced the latest PowerColor X800 GT Series, the newest member of the award winning Radeon X800 Series, offers native x16 lane support for PCI Express® systems. PowerColor X800 GT series is targeting at Nvidia 6600GT graphics card,...

  • HIS X800GT IceQ II Turbo

    Hong Kong, Monday, Aug 8, 2005 – HIS (Hightech Information System Limited) announces the newest family member of the Radeon® X800 series, the HIS X800GT IceQ II Turbo performance will dominate other graphics options in its price class, the HIS X800GT gives users high definition gaming power and performance...

  • Taiwan market: prices for 17-inch LCD monitors on the rise

    Taiwan-based LCD monitors vendors including Acer and BenQ have raised their quotes for 17-inch LCD monitors NT$ 100-200 (US$ 3-7) since the beginning of August, according to the companies as cited in the Chinese-language Commercial Times. Prices for 17-inch LCD monitors from Acer have increased NT$ 100-150 (US$ 3-5)...

  • Taiwan market: Yahoo launches free PC to PC VoIP service

    Yahoo Taiwan on August 9 launched a free PC to PC VoIP (voice over Internet Protocol) service by offering IM (instant message) 7.0 for users to download. Yahoo Taiwan integrated its original IM 7.0 version with functions of PC to PC IP phone communications and voice mailboxes and began...

  • ASUS New Gen. Dual-Format DRW-1608P2 Internal DVD-Rewriter

    Taipei, Taiwan; August 9, 2005, ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (ASUS), a leading provider of high-performance optical storage devices, today introduced the DRW-1608P2 that offers upgraded 8X DVD+/-R double layer media source technology, 16X DVD+/-Write as well as 2X DVD-RAM read supports to accommodate more data formats for an easy data...

  • Xbox 360 connector pics reveal inside story

    The Inquirer chanced upon the Xbox360 on display during Siggraph and saw the connections that’s available on it. USB, Ethernet and S-Video out connection are available on the console.. The unit is also able to be connected to VGA displays. TheInq also learnt that the console supports all the...

  • DRAM contract prices trend upward, place slowing in first half Aug

    Contract prices for the first half of August are still trending upward, but the pace is slowing, with the price for mainstream 256Mbit DDR-400 chips only growing 1.13% sequentially to reach US$ 2.68. In addition, DRAMeXchange predicts that the price premium between DDR and DDR2 modules, which has been...

  • Paper: A-Data observes tighter DDR supply this month

    With Taiwan memory makers ramping DDR2 production, leading memory module maker A-Data Technology admitted seeing tighter supply for DDR in the market this month, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report. Although stressing its solid relationship with Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC), A-Data chairman Simon Chen hinted that supply from...

  • Creative Launches Sound Blaster X-Fi Series

    The Sound Blaster X-Fi sound card is finally here! This new line of four Sound Blaster X-Fi sound cards is powered by the Creative X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity audio processor, an entirely new audio standard for music, movies and games : Sound Blaster X-Fi Elite Pro — features...

  • Windows Vista To Run As Fast Over Time

    Microsoft hopes to tackle an age-old problem with the next version of Windows: How to keep PCs running like new. With Vista, the new client version of Windows due next year, Microsoft is addressing what’s become a sad truth for most people: PCs run more slowly over time. Vista...

  • NVIDIA 6800 Series Price Cuts

    Nvidia will launch its GeForce 7800 GT on August 11 priced at US$ 449. In addition, the sources stated NVIDIA will cut the prices on its GeForce 6800 series around that time, with prices for the 6800 Ultra dropping to US$ 399, while the 6800 GT will fall to...

  • Taiwan Chipset Makers Sales Improve

    SiS, VIA and ULi reported slight sequential growth in their July revenues and the vendors expect revenues to continue increasing through the end of the year, as Intel reduces its presence in the entry-level chipset market. SiS, a chief supplier of entry-level chipsets for the Intel platform, may enjoy...