Catering to users who require a efficient way to keep CPU temperatures cool, ASUS today announced the Silent Knight II CPU cooler that utilizes 100% copper for its fins, base and heat pipes; and dynamic fan speed control to deliver efficient heat dissipation for the latest quad-core processors. The Silent Knight II offers quiet performance
To cater to users who require high-performance optical drives that can enable high resolution movie playback and high capacity data backup, ASUS has released the next generation high-speed DVD rewriter â€“ the ASUS BC-1205PT Blu-ray Drive. The BC-1205PT is a BD-ROM/DVDÂ±R/RW/CD-RW drive that is capable of reading data from and writing data at 12X DVD+/-
Singapore, 17 September 2007 – Canon continues to offer exceptional quality to users with the launch of the 2 new CanoScan models that fit the needs of your digital lifestyle.
Using second-generation perpendicular recording technology and available in capacities of 450GB, 300GB, and 147GB, the new Cheetah 15K.6 provides an unprecedented blend of storage capacity and performance. The Cheetah 15K.6 lowers idle and operational power requirements from its prior generation — as much as 61% in watts/GB — while increasing overall sustained data transfer rates
Despite a recent spate of events leading to its parent company, AMD, seeing red in losses over the last two quarters of the year, ATI has pulled through & managed to put another range of cards to add some flavour to the mid range graphics sector potpourri- the HD2600 Series. A departure from the previous
VR-Zone brings you some exclusive pictures of the Asus P5E3 Deluxe featuring the latest Intel X38 Chipset.
Recent tests by Neal Nelson & Associates, an independent computer performance consulting firm, have reported that in 36 of the 57 cases tested an AMD Opteron based server delivered better power efficiency than a comparably configured Intel Xeon based server. The tests were performed on servers configured with 2, 4, 6 and 8 gigabytes of
VR-Zone has captured a CPUZ screenshot of the quad core Agena (Phenom X4) processor running on ATi RD790 board. Agena is 65nm, AM2+ based with 4x512KB L2 and 2MB shared L3 cache. This Agena processor is clocked at 1.8GHz and is B-0 revision which is an EVT sample for SVID testing only. However, we can
INQ has revealed the new logo of the upcoming quad core Opteron processors based on Barcelona core, scheduled for launch on September 10th this year. We heard that AMD partners has gotten B1-step Barcelona for compatibility testing with better and newer AGESA code compared to the B0-step Barcelona. There is also B2-step Barcelona which is
LG today announced the availability of three new notebooks – LG R200-G, LG R200-Q (SideShow Dual Screen) and LG R405–G, which will be equipped with Intel’s next-generation Centrino Mobile technology based on the Santa Rosa platform – bringing high performance with trend-setting designs. The glossy black and white LG R200-G is a 12.1” widescreen multimedia
Intel is set to significantly shrink down their Montevina SFF platform comprises of Penryn SFF processor, Cantiga GS chipset and ICH9M SFF Enhanced in Q3 2008. Intel will be making a special package for Penryn SFF processor that is only around 40% the size of a mobile Penryn. The total package area for Montevina SFF
The Asus P5K Premium boldly claims that this board has lower operating temperatures than other thermal solutions out there in the market, as well as providing cleaner power to the CPU of 30% reduced power ripples during heavy loads. Are all these simply marketing talk or some serious engineering effort by Asus? VR-Zone checks it
Fuji Xerox Printers will be showcasing its entire range of award winning monochrome and colour laser printers and multi-function laser printers at COMEX 2007. Visitors of COMEX 2007 can also look forward to view and purchase the newly launched DocuPrint C3290FS, the world’s first colour laser multi-function printer that prints at 20ppm in colour and
Athlon 64 X2 6400+ "Black Edition" clocked at 3.2GHz has made its first appearance in Japan according to Impress. Expect it to hit retail by 20th August with pricing is between US$ 220-248.
This release of Catalyst 7.8 introduces an enhanced version of ATI Overdrive for the ATI Radeon™ HD 2600 Series and ATI Radeon™ HD 2400 Series. Users can now Over-clock both GPU engine and graphics memory clock speeds in single and Crossfire mode. There is also a new stress test application. However, in CrossFire configuration, the
SPARKLE today announced SPARKLE GeForce 8600 GT and GeForce 8500 GT Graphic Cards. In order to keep pace with HD tideway, SPARKLE GeForce 8600 GT and GeForce 8500 GT Graphic Cards’ GPUs feature brand new stepping for providing native HDMI support without SPDIF connectors on PCB.
Swiftech, a long time established company providing PC related cooling products, recently announced a compact, easy to install, water-cooling kit targeted at people new to water-cooling and the lazier group of enthusiasts looking for hassle-free cooling performance for their computers. Termed H20-120, with the 120 indicating the radiator size, it consists primarily of Swiftech’s new
Kingston Technology today announced it is increasing the write speed of its popular line of CompactFlash Ultimate memory cards to 266X – twice the minimum sustained write speed previously available in the Ultimate line. Kingston CF Ultimate cards will also have an added feature of free MediaRECOVER data recovery software that serves as a recovery
While it is a little slow for Foxconn to be still fine-tuning their Intel Bearlake P35 chipset Overclocker’s Motherboard, this upcoming Motherboard from the new MARS series of Motherboards, does seem to know the Overclockers’ Psyche well, if the BIOS is anything to go by! An exploration of the BIOS will explain better…