• LG LCD Monitors Promo w/ Free Phone or Backpack!

    From July 7th to 22nd, with any purchase of selected LG LCD monitors or multi-function TV monitors will entitled you to get a FREE Caller ID Phone or a nice backpack. There are in total 14 models to choose from and the 17" model with 8ms response time is...

  • Forceware Limits 7800GTX Overclocking

    NVIDIA has confirmed a bug in its current driver software that prevents serious overclocking – by shutting down a graphics card not just when it runs too hot, but also too cool. The graphic chip will switch into software protection mode when die temperatures reach a range of 30...

  • NVIDIA & ATI GPUs Roadmap

        H1 2005 H2 2005 H1 2006 ATi High End R480 (X850 Series) R430 (X800 Series) R520 R580 Mainstream R410 (X700 Series) R530 ? Value RV370 (X300 Series) RV515 ? NVIDIA High End NV45 (6800 Series) G70/NV47 (7800 Series) G80/NV50 Mainstream NV43 (6600/6200) NV43-V (6600LE) G71/NV49 (7600 Series)...

  • Rambus Unveils 8GHz XDR2 DRAM

    Rambus today announced the latest version of its high-bandwidth XDR memory interface technology, named XDR(TM)2. The XDR2 memory interface uses a micro-threaded DRAM core and circuit enhancements that enable data rates starting at 8GHz, making it five times faster than today’s best-in-class GDDR graphics DRAM products. Building on the...

  • Creative X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity APU Improves Frame Rates

    Creative today announced that early testing of the Creative X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity audio processor revealed that it delivers a 17 percent frame rate increase in this summer’s hottest PC games. In order to perform a direct comparison in Unreal Tournament 2004, Creative limited the Creative X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity audio...

  • ASUS A8N32-SLI Premium Board

    ASUS has an upcoming A8N32-SLI Premium board that has two PCI-E x16 slots running at full x16 bandwidth each. This is made possible by pairing up two nForce4 chipsets; CK8-04 and C51D together to offer up to 40 PCI Express lanes where 32 PCI Express lanes are allocated to...

  • ATi 520 In Mid Q3, R580 In Early 2006

    ATI expects to begin volume shipments of its 90nm GPUs, the R520, R530 and RV515, in the middle of the third quarter, as unspecified issues for manufacturing on 90nm technology will soon be solved. ATI also plans to introduce another flagship chip, the R580, in early 2006. The upcoming...

  • Logitech Mobile Freedom Headset

    The Logitech® Mobile Freedom™ Headset is the first Bluetooth® headset to feature Logitech´s patent-pending WindStop™ technology, so now you can enjoy clear calls even in windy conditions.

  • Imation 2GB Micro Hard Drive

    Imation Corp announces the global launch of the Imation Micro Hard Drive, available in a 2GB capacity in mid-July. The Micro Hard Drive is ideal for on-the-go professionals who need an ultra portable and reliable way to share, store and transport important files. Durable and secure, the Imation Micro...

  • ATi New Theater 311, 312 & 314 Chipsets

    ATI just made high-definition reception for television sets more affordable with the introduction of the Theater™ 311, Theater™ 312 and Theater™ 314 chipset solutions. ATI’s Digital Television group has created this new technology for high-definition TV (HDTV) manufacturers to deliver outstanding high-definition TV signal reception while reducing overall production...

  • ATi All-In-Wonder® X800 XL Card

    Computer users can experience the highest level of multimedia performance with the new All-In-Wonder® X800 XL for PCI Express from ATI Technologies Inc. This newest addition to the award-winning All-In-Wonder® family supports both European and North American users. All-In-Wonder X800 XL supports the PCI Express standard, which is offered...

  • ASUS EN7800GTX SLI Sets 3DMark05 World Record

    The high-performance graphics system powered by the ASUS EN7800GTX SLI graphics card rewrote the world record for 3DMark05 benchmark with a stunning score of 16770 points. The system was based on the A8N SLI Premium motherboard running two ASUS EN7800GTX SLI graphics cards in SLI (Scalable Link Interface) mode,...

  • Asetek New WaterChill™ Kits

    asetek has launched NEW WaterChill™ kits including either the NEW 12V Standard- or Xtreme pump system and software. All WaterChill™ kits are even sold at seriously reduced prices. Especially the 2 promotion kits with a MSRP ex. VAT € 137.00 emphasizes that quality doesn’t have to...

  • Intel Dual Core Montecito FP Performance

    Based on internal testing by Intel, the forthcoming dual-core Intel Itanium processor codenamed “Montecito” demonstrated a 60 percent performance increase over a previous technical computing benchmark posted by a four-way RISC-based system. Platforms using Montecito are expected to deliver up to twice the performance, up to three times the...

  • AMD To Cut Sempron Prices In Aug

    AMD Sempron CPUs will be adjusted downward in early August, with Sempron 2500+ prices dropping more than US$ 7 while Intel plans to lower the prices of its Celeron D processors 5.4-13.5% on July 24. Socket-A Sempron 2500+ prices are expected to be cut from US$ 67 at present...

  • ATi Radeon X700 & X300 On CrossFire!

    Benchmarks (1024x768x32) X700 DDR2 Single X700 DDR2 Crossfire X300HM Single X300HM Crossfire 3DMark2001 16603 23824 7324 14189 3DMark2003 4819 9260 2028 3992 3DMark2005 2385 4761 1843 1702 Doom III 37.7 74.1 14.8 28.6 According to our friends at HKEPC, they have successfully to decipher how the whole ATI Crossfire...

  • GeForce 7800GT Cards This Week

    NVIDIA is preparing their GeForce 7800 GT for launch within this week and similarly retail stores worldwide will carry the stock as soon as it is launched. GeForce 7800 GT possess 24 pipes and 8 vertex shaders just like the 7800GTX except that the core and memory clock speeds...

  • GeForce 6600LE PCI-E To Replace 6200

    NVIDIA is going to release GeForce 6600LE PCI-E version to replace the current GeForce 6200 PCI-E cards therefore 6200 will reach EOL very soon. GeForce 6600LE codenamed NV43V is native 4 pipes opposed to GeForce 6200′s 4 pipes but can be unlocked to 8 pipes. The cool thing is...

  • palmOne & SingTel Deliver Treo 650 Smartphone

    palmOne Treo (TM) 650 smartphone is available on the SingTel network. The Treo 650, the ideal handheld solution for the mobile professional, can be purchased from Singtel for $ 888 with 12 months DATA Cube or DATA Cube PLUS sign up. And from now till 31 August 2005, a...

  • A Walk About SLS (02-07-2005)

    It’s our SLS Walk About once again, monitoring the latest developments in the hardware scene, right here, at VR-Zone