• Memory module makers have mixed feedback on Samsung prediction of 40% drop in NAND flash prices

    Taiwan-based memory module makers have had mixed responses to a recent Semiconductor Reporter article quoting Chang-Gyu Hwang, president of Samsung Electronics’ Memory Division, Device Solution Network as saying that he expects NAND flash prices to fall 40% every year due to maturing process technologies. NAND flash prices may not...

  • Winbond re-enters DRAM market

    Winbond has announced that they have finally completed R&D for their 12inch wafer fab process, and will be re-entering the DRAM market by the last quarter this year. Winbond will start fabricating 512MBit DDR2 memory based on a 0.11micron process.

  • Prescott F Series w/ EM64T Discontinued

    Market demand for the Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor that supports Intel® EM64T for servers and workstations has shifted to higher performance Intel® processors (eg. 6xx). The products identified in this notification will be discontinued and unavailable for additional orders after the "Last Product Discontinuance Order Date". Product Discontinuance Program...

  • Steel Sound 5H Gaming Headset

    The Steel Sound 5H headset has been developed in close co-operation with Emil “HeatoN” Christensen (NIP), Tommy ”Potti” Ingemarsson (NIP), Jonas “whiMp” Svendsen (SK-gaming) and has been designed with complete focus on gaming. Every aspect of the headset brings focus on gaming and the importance of being able to...

  • Icemat Siberia USB Soundcard

    Icemat Siberia USB Soundcard is optimized to work perfectly with the Icemat Siberia Headset and also works with all other headsets and will be a great improvement in sound no matter which headset you use. The Soundcard also offers karaoke possibilities that are easy to use and are certain...

  • ASUS W2V Notebook Series For Mobile Digital Home

    ASUS today introduced the flagship W2V Notebook Series. The W2V offers the latest DVB-T (Digital Video Broadcasting-Terrestrial) digital TV feature, 17-inch Color Shine/ Crystal Shine LCD widescreen, 5.1 channel stereo sound audio and built-in subwoofer. Combined with desktop level processing power, the ASUS W2V intelligently packs all the home...

  • ASUS P5WD2 Premium 9255X Board

    ASUS today introduced the P5WD2 Premium motherboard based on the newly released Intel 955X chipset. To provide a computing solution that blends into users’ daily life, the all-new motherboard incorporated ASUS Intelligence (AI) features, which delivers enhancements in TV functions, wireless connection, noiseless cooling and automatic performance adjustment. Combined...

  • ATI Sets Up R&D Center In India

    ATI has opened what it said is a key research and development center for its consumer and PC business units at Hyderabad in South India. ATI will invest millions of dollars in the center, said to be the company’s largest outside North America. It plans to hire about a...

  • Samsung & Microsoft Alliance On HDTV XBox Games

    Samsung and Microsoft have announced an alliance to moves computer games to high-definition television screens. Microsoft has chosen Samsung as its exclusive HDTV worldwide marketing partner for the next-generation Xbox high-definition gaming platform. Microsoft Xbox currently incorporates Samsung technology. Microsoft’s first high-definition game will incorporate the placement of representations...

  • Beware how you google: a typo in URL might cause a massive virus/trojan attack.

    A simple misspelling of Google’s domain name could lead to a Web surfer’s worst nightmare. In a new twist to the old practice of “typosquatting,” virus writers have registered a slight variation of Google Inc.’s popular search-engine site to take advantage of any users who botch the spelling of...

  • BOE OT lands 17-inch LCD monitor orders from Samsung; may raise prices in May

    Beijing BOE Optoelectronics Technology (BOE OT), an affiliate of the China-based BOE Technology Group (BOE Group), has received orders for 17-inch LCD monitor panels from Samsung Electronics and plans to raise prices for the segment, sources said.

  • DFI goes industrial with growing ACP sales

    Second-tier motherboard maker DFI anticipates its industrial-use ACP (applied computing platform) motherboards will drive its overall shipments for 2005. DigiTimes recently interviewed the company’s chairman, YC Lu and his brother Lu Yen-chi, president of DFI, to talk about the company’s new focus on ACP motherboards and other high-end motherboard...

  • Nokia launches phone with 4GB hard drive

    The Nokia N91 comes with a 4GB micro drive integrated, and will double act as an MP3 player and the typical Nokia phone. Nokia says the device has room for up to 3000 songs or 12.5 hours of music – so its preferred tunes must around a quarter of...

  • Colorful introduces Magic Dragon NF4U mainboard

    After pushing a series of budget K8 boards into the market, Colorful has introduced their latest K8 motherboard, The Magic Dragon NF4U into the market. Upon recieving the board, The people at PCPOP thought that Colorful sent the wrong board, as the board is exactly the same as the...

  • AMD Dual Core Opterons revealed!

    From let to right, Dual core 90nm, 90nm Single Core, 130nm Single Core PCPop has gotten a naked picture of the AMD Dual Core opterons without the IHS. enjoy!

  • AOpen i915GMm-HFS Sonoma Board Preview

    VR-Zone brings you a preview of the Aopen i915GMm-HFS, a motherboard engineered for the HTPC (Home Theatre Personal Computer) enthusiast.

  • Taiwan chipset makers looking to license dual-graphics PCIe solutions from ATI and Nvidia

    Taiwan-based chipset makers including VIA Technologies and ULi expect to obtain patent rights for dual-graphics platforms from ATI Technologies and Nvidia, according to sources at the makers. ATI and Nvidia stated that they are still in discussions with Taiwan chipset companies and declined to provide details before any decisions...

  • H.I.S X850XT Platinum Edition IceQ II VIVO AGP

    With it’s latest incarnation of the IceQ II fan, and the latest AGP version of the X850XT PE, this new card once again grabs attention with the extremely pretty fansink. Look here to see how it fairs against the previous top, the ATi Radeon X800XT PE!

  • PQI introduces fastest DDR-II memory: PQI Turbo Memory PC2-7200

    PQI addressed speed-hungry overclockers with their latest memory from their Turbomemory series, the PQI PC272001GDB. Rated to operate at DDR2-900, The Dual Channel kit consisting of 2x512MB modules are rated at 900MHz with a latency of 5-5-5-15, with operational voltage of below 2.0V. The modules are using Elpida DDR2-800...

  • Intel to utilise 18 inch wafer by year 2012

    Intel’s marketing director, Mark Bohr, addressed that Intel will start utilising 450mm 18inch wafers between 2011 and 2012. Intel is currently using 300mm 12 inch wafers for processor fabrication whilst AMD is still on 8 inch wafers, and AMD will only start utilising 12inch wafers in the year 2006.