• Kingmax New Color Module Series

    Kingmax, a leading innovator and creator of the revolutionary Tiny BGA packaging technology, has just released the Color Module, a new memory module sure to impress its users for both its performance and looks. This memory module employs a special packaging technology to color the outer shell of the...

  • NVIDIA Supports SLI on Intel Chipsets

    NVIDIA has responded to the news story "Intel 955X/945 SLI Edition Boards" we made on Tuesday and here’s the assurance given by them : "Do note that enabling SLI is strictly about certification and not about NVIDIA’s drivers. It is up to Intel to decide what they want to...

  • AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core CPUs

    AMD announced the AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor brand for dual-core desktop and desktop-replacement notebook processors. AMD is currently shipping samples of the AMD Athlon X2 Dual-Core processors to leading OEMs worldwide and will officially launch in June 2005. Alienware, a leading manufacturer of high-performance computer desktop and mobile...

  • A Walk around Sim Lim Square (22nd April 2005)

    Vr-Zone takes time off from work and as usual, we took a walk around SLS and here we bring to you another issue of our weekly SLS feeds.

  • Broadcom Server I/O Controller w/ PCIe & HT Interfaces

    Broadcom introduced the industry’s most integrated, HyperTransport™ technology-based server I/O controller that features all of the major industry standard I/O interfaces on a single chip. This includes 1 GHz HyperTransport technology, PCI Express®, PCI-X®, HyperTransport tunnel, and integrated dual Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) ports. Leveraging Broadcom’s GbE and I/O expertise,...

  • MSI introduces the MSI 955X Platinum

    MSI 955X Platinum motherboard is built on Intel® 955X and ICH7R chipset, which supports LGA775 Pentium® 4 Prescott processor, Pentium® D with FSB 1066MHz or 800MHz and Celeron D processors. The main difference between the old and new products is that the new products can fully support the Intel®...

  • ATi Radeon Xpress 200M For Intel Notebooks

    ATI introduced the industry’s fastest integrated platform technology for Intel PCI Express notebooks – Radeon® Xpress™ 200M. Highly versatile in design, Radeon Xpress 200M supports all currently available Intel® Pentium® M, Intel® Celeron® and Intel® Pentium® 4 classes of processors. Radeon Xpress 200M provides investment protection for next-generation operating...

  • IBM, Sun & Cray Unveiled Dual-Core Opterons Systems

    AMD Opteron processors will be available as an option on Cray XD1(TM) supercomputers in July 2005, and on Cray XT3(TM) supercomputers later in 2005. Dual-core processors allow Cray to achieve very high density in both the Cray XD1 and Cray XT3 supercomputers. One Cray XD1 cabinet provides 288 AMD...

  • Dell stands alone as Supermicro joins AMD

    AMD announced a slew of customers including large OEMs and system integrators which will use its dual core processors. Supermicro joins Sun, HP, IBM and others in announcing support for the dual core Opteron processors introduced today, with Hewlett Packard confirming the existence of dual server blades it advertised...

  • Asus introduces Asus P5WD2 Premium 955X

    Taipei, Taiwan; April 18, 2005 – ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (ASUS), the worldwide leader of motherboards, 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...

  • Shuttle builds reseller confidence at CTS 2005

    Shuttle Inc, determined to maintain its lead in the SFF market, recently attended UK’s only IT Trade exhibition, CTS. Targeted towards resellers, CTS provided the ideal platform to deliver a strong brand message to a receptive channel.

  • Mobile 365 and Singapore International Film Festival Honour Top Local Production via Mobile Voting

    Singapore, April 22, 2005 – Mobile 365, the global leader of mobile messaging and data services, today announced its partnership with the Singapore International Film Festival (SIFF) to provide SMS voting for the inaugural award, The Audience Choice – HIP Award. Launched officially on April 4, 2005, The Audience...

  • OCZ DDR2 Gold Series for Gamers

    OCZ today announced the release of the OCZ DDR2 Gold series, a particularly affordable line of high performance DDR2 for gaming enthusiasts. Recently personalized to the needs of gamers, the OCZ gold series welcomes second generation DDR. With the release of Gold DDR2, OCZ has extended the exclusive Gold...

  • Kingston retains its DRAM-module crown, A-Data advances to be the third

    In 2004, Kingston Technology managed to maintain its leadership position in the third-party module market and see a 35% increase in revenue, according to marketing and consulting research company iSuppli. Last year was also the first time for fast-growing A-Data Technology of Taiwan to be ranked in the top-three,...

  • BenQ introduces its Qube Z2 MP3-enabled cameraphones

    BenQ unveiled its MP3-enabled cameraphone, the Qube Z2, at a press event yesterday. Targeting the music enthusiast segment, the Qube Z2 has a price tag of around NT$ 10,000 (US$ 320). Available with six equalizer settings, including normal, bass, rock, fashion, jazz and classis, and 3D surrounding sound, the...

  • IWILL Demo 8-way Opteron System

    IWILL is demonstrating world’s first 8-way solution supporting the latest dual-core technology at Taipei AMD Opteron™ 2nd anniversary event on April 25, 2005. By leading dual-core technology in, IWILL multi-process server could get double computing horsepower within the same housing size. For those people who have special multitasking needs,...

  • Gigabyte K8NXP-SLI Review

    Gigabyte has always been known for their full featured mainboards with the latest technology. Today, VR-Zone reviews the K8NXP-SLI, the top-of-the-line motherboard from their 8 Sigma series. Featuring a list of cutting edge technology like multi-GPU SLI, Firewire B and SATAII etc. How will the board perform against the...

  • Intel Desktop CPUs Roadmap

    Family Q2 ’05 Q4′ 05 H1 ’06 Extreme Edition  SmithField (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2, Dual Core, 800MHz FSB, HT, EM64T) 840 (3.2Ghz) Presler (65nm, 2 x 2MB L2, Dual Core, EM64T, VT, HT, LT) 9xx (> 3.6GHz) Chipsets 955X Express (Glenwood) Pentium 4 Pentium D (90nm, 2 x...

  • Elpida DDR2 SDRAM Production On 90nm

    Elpida today announced that it has started production of DDR2 SDRAM using advanced 90 nm process technology at Hiroshima Elpida’s E300 facility. This state-of-the-art 90 nm process will enable Elpida to produce 512 Megabit DDR2 SDRAM devices, for example, with an incredibly small chip size of 69.9 mm2, allowing...

  • ATi Readies M28PRO For Launch

    ATI has lined up a new mobile chip called M28PRO which will be available within next two weeks. It will be sixteen pipeline chip for laptop computers and will outperform NVIDIA’s 6800 Ultra mobile offering. ATI’s card should be faster with FSAA and Anisotropic filtering on especially at 1280×1024...