Coolaler have revealed preliminary performance benchmarks of an engineering sample of a quad core Sandy Bridge. The sample tested is a quad core, eight thread CPU, running at 2.5 GHz. In essence, it is the evolution of Lynnfield, with an integrated GPU on the same die. As expected, L3 cache is down to 6MB. More
The annual PC Show 2010 took off at Suntec Convention Centre in Singapore today, with a huge turn out even before the 12 noon show time. Seems like the public has been eagerly anticipating the new bargains that would be offered on the tech gadgets and other products.
Nvidia is preparing a slew of GF10x series cards in Q3. With the troubled GF100 chip holding the price points between $280 and $500, Nvidia is finally ready to strike the high volume mainstream and budget segments. First up is the GF104 card. While optimistically rumoured to be “Fermi 2″ by some, it looks likely
COMPUTEX TAIPEI brings together a disproportionate number of casings, power supplies and cooling products. SilverStone TJ11? Beefy 105A single +12V rail? Dual layer HDT heatsinks from XIGMATEK? See them all in this show report!
Canon Singapore has announced their new IXUS 300 HS camera (whereby HS stands for High Sensitivity) that claims to be the first compact camera to feature high speed image capture of 8.4fps and super slow video recording 240fps.
Last month, HP announced their new consumer notebook PCs that are based on their MUSE (Material, Usability, Sensory Appeal and Experience) design philosophy. On Friday, the maker held an event to showcase the new products to the local media.
Taipei is known not just for its ICT products, but its gorgeous ladies too. We’ve come across our fair share of them at COMPUTEX 2010, and share them, we will. Just updated - 5th June 2010!
EVGA is well known for their extreme motherboards and strong graphics card lineup. We paid EVGA a visit at Grand Hyatt Taipei Hotel to find out what they have in store for enthusiasts currently, as well as the near future.
Long cards, short cards, big boards, small boards; see mainboards and graphics accelerators in all shapes and sizes at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2010.
Kingston has been making some aggressively moves recently to strengthen their HyperX line-up. Apart from the already announced HyperX LoVo and Blu, we also saw the world’s fastest DDR3 memories as well as watercooled HyperX H2O. Kingston has threw a wonderful party today showcasing their entire line-up with an impressive turnout from partners and media. There
Bit-tech have revealed details about GF104, to be branded GTX 460. Rumoured to be everything between a crippled GF100, Fermi 2, to GF100 derivative, it seems that GTX 460 is going to be based on GF104, a derivative part. At first glance, the GTX 460 seems like GTX 480 in half. Half the shaders –
VR-Zone.com finds itself back in TAIPEI 101, to attend the GIGABYTE Technology Seminar. Find out more about GIGABYTE mainboards, Unlocked Power, HotKey OC, Cloud OC, and 3x USB Power.
Samsung held a regional launch for their new Galaxy S Android phone, at Suntec City Exhibition Centre. And it seems that the “S” in its name could mean “Singapore”, being the first country to launch the phone; or it could also stand for “SingTel”, from the exclusive tie-up with the telecommunication service provider.
Nvidia’s anticipated Release 256 drivers are finally here. The first drivers released is the 257.15 beta, supporting all Nvidia graphics cards since the 6 series. Needless to say, these are the most dramatically improved drivers since “Big Bang II” back in 2008. Nvidia claims dramatic performance increases for the Geforce GTX 400 series, with an
Tecmo Koei’s CEO is predicting that Nintendo’s much anticipated Nintendo 3DS handheld console may break away from the company’s casual player-friendly position by targeting hardcore gamers in its early years instead. Read on to find out more.
Western Digital (WD) is preparing to launch its new Caviar Blue series, adding on to its line-up of SATA III hard disk drives. More details…
Lian Li has launched its PC-8FI mid-tower PC case, targeting hardcore enthusiasts and gamers. More next page…
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. has launched the Fatal1ty 750 Watt Modular PSU, adding on to its Fatal1ty series of PSUs. More details…
Following the Geforce GTX 465 release on June 1st, Nvidia is expected to release a Geforce GTX 460 card. Donanimhaber reports that the GTX 460 is now set to release in mid-July. The GTX 460 is set to feature 768MB GDDR5 RAM mated to a 192-bit memory interface. Other details are obscure at this point.
Looks like Vietnam is getting some attention here with the recent leaks from iPhone “4G” and now – iPod Touch with Camera !