Today, we bring you Shuttle’s latest innovations, the ST20G5 featuring the ATI Xpress 200, the first chipset featuring onboard DirectX 9.0 graphics, and the SN25P, Nforce 4 packed into a pretty Shuttle P chassis. How does the ST20G5 fare against the SN25P? Click to find out more!
On a lazy weekend, VR staff took the weekend off and visited Singapore’s IT Hypermart, Sim Lim Square. Here are some of our interesting discoveries… Click to find out more!!!
Elpida today announced the industry’s first 256 Megabit DDR2 SDRAM devices that achieve 800 Megabits per second (Mbps) operation. The monolithic devices are available in either x 8- or x 16-bit widths and are intended for use in DDR2 Unbuffered DIMMs targeted for the high-end PC market. They are produced using Elpida’s advanced 0.10-micron process
Crucial today announces immediate availability of the Crucial® RADEON(TM) X850 XT 256MB PCI Express(TM) graphics card powered by ATi®. Crucial now offers gamers immediate access to two of these cutting-edge components: high-performance Crucial Ballistix(TM) DDR2 memory and the Crucial RADEON X850 XT. The Crucial RADEON X850 XT is currently priced at US$ 599.99.
Shuttle announce the XPC SN25P—the first SFF to offer both HyperTransport and PCI Express. This wicked-fast performer is housed in the award-winning Shuttle "P" chassis and built around the leading-edge NVIDIA nForce™4 chipset. Shuttle is the first vendor to deliver a fully-enabled NVIDIA nForce 4 SFF solution. The XPC SN25P resets all previous performance benchmarks
Matrox is pleased to announce the Parhelia™ DL256 PCI, a 256MB PCI graphics card designed to power next-generation high-resolution dual link digital flat panels, such as the 30-inch Apple Cinema HD Display®, with resolutions up to 2560 x 1600. Along with this remarkable technology, the Parhelia DL256 PCI graphics card enables users to connect a
Today we have a review of MSI’s Mega Stick 256, a compact new MP3 player from the motherboard giant. Equipped with an FM radio tuner and voice recorder, do the extra features included with the Mega Stick 256 make it a good candidate for your next MP3 player purchase? Come and take a closer look..
Shuttle will be bringing their whole product line to the Consumer Electronics Show, including the new G5 8300mc XPC with Microsoft® Windows® XP Media Center Edition 2005, and they will be on display at their booth in the Las Vegas Convention Center, South Hall 4 (LVCC SO 4, Booth 36207). In addition to the XPC
The motherboard we are going to look at today, the P5AD2-E Premium probably is one of the most features packed motherboard around (Dual Gigabit LAN, Wireless G, 8 SATA channels with RAID etc.) and we will test out new Prescott 3.8Ghz E0 against the 1066Mhz FSB 3.46 Extreme Edition.
NVIDIA today announced that Intel Corporation has launched a marketing promotion to bundle NVIDIA® GeForce™ 6600 GT graphics cards with Intel PCI Express motherboards. The bundles will be available to Intel’s worldwide channel of 100,000 system builders through Intel Authorised Distributors. The promotion runs through December 31, 2004, and includes the following Intel products: •
CPU-Z has been updated to its 1.25 version. This new release corrects several bugs, and adds the following new features : - nVidia nForce4 chipset support. - Intel Pentium 4 J support improved. - New button to refresh memory timings. New versions of ClockGen are available. The program now supports ATI R300 chipset based mainboards,
Albatron PX925XE Pro series will contain the 925XE Northbridge and either the ICH6 or ICH6R Southbridge. This new series will include the standard PX925XE Pro version and the PX925XE Pro-R version. These boards will also provide a unique feature called the Afterburner which can auto-overclock your system according to the application that is currently in
Extreme gamers and media enthusiasts have a new set of high-performance products at their fingertips today as Intel Corporation introduced a new platform for people who like to push their PCs to the limit. The Intel® Pentium® 4 processor Extreme Edition supporting Hyper-Threading (HT) Technology and a higher-speed system bus enabled by the new Intel®
MSI 925XE Neo Platinum motherboard has adopted Intel® 925XE and ICH6R chipset, which supports LGA775 Pentium® 4 Prescott processor with FSB 1066MHz or 800MHz, dual channel DDR2 533 memory architecture, and PCI Express x16 graphics interface. The technical expertise of MSI engineering team created 925XE Neo Platinum supporting dual channel DDR2 600, 667 and 710
Intel 925XE/ICH6R FSB1066/800 DDR2 711/533 1*PCI-e X16 + 1*PCI-e X1 + 2*PCI slots Dual PCI-e LAN+Wifi-g onboard Tripe RAID-4*ATA133+8*SATA RAID ports 2*1394b + 1*1394a ports Full Press Release More Board Pics The P5AD2-E Premium motherboard incorporated four exclusive features that make it the choice of serious overclockers. The unique BIOS-based innovations raise system performance by
It seems that the 925XE chipset are much more overclockable that the current 925/925X counterpart as FSB can be increased over 300Mhz with ease. We have seen that ASUS P5AD2-E hitting 320Mhz FSB and we have also heard from ABIT that their Fatality AA8 board can go pass 300Mhz FSB. If true enough, 925XE based
Intel has decided not to enable the wireless access-point functionality in its Intel 915/925X “Grantsdale” chipset. Intel decided to phase out the once heavily-touted feature because of the prevalence of low-cost access points available from third parties. Intel had already agreed to turn the wireless AP portion of the chipset off by default, preventing an
DFI launched the highly anticipated LANPartyUT nF3 250Gb motherboard for the Athlon™ 64 platform. Regarded as the best overclocking motherboard for performance minded enthusiasts, DFIs new LANPartyUT addition combines the flagship UV sensitive hardware design with rich integrated features to deliver unsurpassed user experiences. Based on the NVIDIA® nForce3 250Gb chipset, the LANPartyUT nF3 250Gb
IWILL DNS Series are the Intel E7520 chipset based 8-layer EATX form factor server boards, which support IPMI 1.5 interface, integrated ATI Range XL GFX with 8 MB, the latest FSB800MHz Dual Intel Xeon processors with 1MB L2 Cache, Dual Channel DDR333 / 266 system memory up to 16GB registered with ECC and non-ECC functions,