• Creative SB Audigy 2 ZS for Alienware Notebooks

    Creative today announced that Alienware, manufacturer of high-performance PCs, has chosen the PCMCIA Sound Blaster® Audigy® 2 ZS Notebook as the recommended audio solution for its entire line of mobile PCs. More than 50 percent of Alienware’s notebook PC customers purchased the PCMCIA Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS Notebook...

  • Creative New WebCam Live! Ultra

    Creative today announced the next generation of video instant messaging with the only web cameras with true USB 2.0 support and wide-angle lens, priced for only US$ 89.99 each. Ideal for broadband users, both the Creative WebCam Live! Ultra and the Creative WebCam Live! Ultra for Notebooks incorporate true...

  • VMware Workstation 5 Virtualization Software

    VMware announced the general availability of VMware Workstation 5, a major new release of its powerful desktop virtualization software. Workstation 5 has groundbreaking functionality that takes the productivity of software developers and QA teams to the next level. VMware Workstation 5 pushes the envelope with new features that address...

  • IBM & Sanyo Demo Fuel Cell for Notebooks

    IBM and SANYO Electric today unveiled initial plans for a prototype micro direct methanol fuel cell system for IBM ThinkPad notebooks. Leveraging SANYO’s latest advancements in fuel cells that increase the longevity of notebook batteries, IBM and SANYO jointly developed a basic design of a fuel cell power source....

  • Micron 4 GB DDR2 RDIMMs Validated

    Micron is the first supplier to validate 4GB DDR2 registered DIMMs and the first to validate a high-density DDR2 module solution employing stacked component technology, with Intel. The industry-standard, 240-pin PC2-3200 DDR2 RDIMM, is populated with thirty-six 1Gb DDR2 components using Staktek’s high-performance Stakpak® technology. Micron’s 4GB RDIMM, MT36HTJ51272Y-40E,...

  • Dell Precision 380 & Dimension XPS

    Dell today announced that its workstation and consumer desktop lines will be among the first to include the enhanced performance enabled by Intel’s new dual-core processor technology. Available in the United States and Canada, the new systems help customers save time and use computing resources more efficiently for design...

  • Intel 854 Chipset For Digital Home

    Continuing to deliver a broad family of PC, consumer electronics (CE) and mobile platforms and technologies designed to work simply and easily together inside the digital home, Intel today announced a CE platform and software solution that will help enable faster time-to-market and ensure that CE devices, such as...

  • HIS X850 XT PCI Express Extreme Speeds

    HIS is perhaps best known for the efficient and silent cooling used on their ATI Radeon range of products. Today, we take a look at how the HIS X850 XT PCI Express performs.

  • IDF Taiwan Spring 2005 Booths Showcase

    VR-Zone checked out over 20 sponsors booths at IDF with the likes of GPUs and Memories manufacturers. Also Intel has displayed their latest technologies such as wireless USB, storage solutions, BTX, Digital Home.

  • IDF Taiwan Spring 2005 Special : Cases, Coolers & PSUs

    VR-Zone provides you a special update on some of the cool cases, coolers and PSUs over at IDF Taiwan. Check out the photo gallery now! (More information will be added later)

  • Intel Press Forum April 11, 2005

    Today, Intel held a Dual/Multi Core Benchmark briefing for the press to illuminate the specifications and performance of this latest range of micro-processors. Let’s take a look at the details of this newest addition to Intel’s family of micro-processors.

  • XGI XG47 PCIe Value Card

    XGI demonstrates live demo of new PCIe product XG47 in IDF Taipei on April 11th, 2005. The new XG47 is the project name for the value segment graphics processor, supporting native PCIe, DirectX 9.0, and advanced 0.13um process. XG47 is Shader Model 2.0 and has the DRAM interface of...

  • Mini Review: Asus Pentium M Socket 478 Adaptor

    Vr-Zone recieved a unit of this adaptor a few days back and explored the overclocking capabilities of the dothan on the adaptor, check out the article for more details!

  • Intel Pentium 840 EE w/ 955X Launch Next Week

    Intel will move up the launch date of its dual-core series Pentium Extreme Edition 840 CPU and 955X chipset to the middle of this month instead of end of next month. The dual-core 840 that supports Hyper-Threading will be priced at US$ 999 and 955X chipset should be US$...

  • Making a Shroud for your Radiator

    To maximize airflow across a radiator when watercooling, a duct or what some of us call a shroud, is essential. Some of the watercoolers make their own from shoes boxes, baking trays, etc. Today, our member soki shows you how to make an effective and nice-looking shroud for your...

  • Swiftech MCRES-1000 Water Cooling Assembly

    The patent pending MCRES-1000 assembly is a combination reservoir and 5 1/4" CD Rom drive bay rack designed specifically for Swiftech’s Award Winning MCP350 pump. Its primary purpose is to reduce the space needed to install the liquid cooling circuit by combining two components: the reservoir and the pump...

  • A walk around Sim Lim Square (8th April 05)

    It’s another week gone, and VR-Zone took on SLS once again, with brand new items reported! Check it out here!

  • Intel Averill Desktop Platform : Conroe & Cedarmill

      Q2 2005 2006 Platform Lyndon Platform Averill Platform Processor Pentium 4 5xx and 6xx seires (HT , XD , EM64T , EIST) Presler / Conroe Dual Core CedarMill Single Core (VT, LT, XD, EM64T, EIST) Chipset 945G Express ICH7 82801GB iAMT Broadwater P/G ICH8 (iAMT2 / LT) Wired...

  • Kingston HyperX DDR 2 PC2 -6000 (750Mhz) released

    Kingston has just announced the release of their HyperX DDR2 750MHz (PC2-6000) memory modules. These new HyperX DDR2 unbuffered DIMMs are available in capacities up to 1GB to support the latest generation of computer platforms. HyperX 750-MHz DDR2 Features: - Tested at 750-Mhz for optimal performance - 1.9 Volts...

  • Corsair Unleased XMS2 6400 at 800Mhz

    Corsair today unveiled the industry’s first DDR2800 MHz memory modules optimized for the latest NVIDIA® nForceTM 4 SLI Intel® Edition platform. Designed with discerning overclockers and PC enthusiasts in mind and certified for the latest NVIDIA media and communications platform (MCP), the new XMS2 6400 modules feature carefully selected...