ARCTIC COOLING launches a new line of thermodynamic PC case – Silentium T Pro. As its predecessor (Silentium), the new Silentium T Pro’s revolutionary design introduces a radical thermodynamic concept which does not follow the traditional ATX standard. Air flow directions in the Silentium T Pro have been completely rearranged. The Silentium T Pro series
CHW reported that NVIDIA is preparing to launch their nForce 630a board in CeBIT to compete against AMD 690G board which is slated to launch on Feb 28th. nForce 630a supports Socket AM2 AMD Athlon™ 64 X2/64/Sempron™ Processors, NVIDIA GeForce 7050(nForce 630a), Hyper Transport Technology up to 2G, Dual Channel DDR2 533/667/800 MHz, 4 x
It seems that Meizu has completed their design of their iPhone look-alike design codenamed M8 and the maker is determined to release it into the market soon. Meizu called it miniOne since it is an small but top end “all-in-one” player equipped with all the functions.
Intel Core 2 Duo E6320 (1.83GHz/1066FSB/4MB) and E6420 (2.13GHz/1066FSB/4MB) will be launched on 22nd April ’07 along with E4400 (2GHz/800FSB/2MB). They will be priced at $ 163, $ 183 and $ 133 respectively at launch. Intel Core 2 Quad Q6400 (2.13GHz/1066FSB/2x4MB), Pentium dual-core E2160 (1.8GHz/800FSB/1MB) at $ 84 and E2140 (1.6GHz/800FSB/1MB) at $ 74 will
Seagate has begun shipping its Savvio 10K.2 hard drives in volume to the distribution channel worldwide. The Savvio family, based on the 2.5-inch enterprise small form factor platform and featuring a Serial Attached SCSI interface, provides a range of benefits to enterprise system designers. Seagate’s second-generation 2.5-inch 10K-rpm enterprise class disc drive, the Savvio 10K.2
From our forum post, apparently the specifications and benchmarks of R600 are leaked. The rumored ATi Radeon X2800 XTX specs are 4way~ (MADD(2flops) + MUL(1flop))~ 800 MHz ~ 64 SPs 614.4GFlops, Core Clock of 700 MHz and Memory Clock of 1100 MHz (2200 DDR). Here’s the rumored benchmarks using an old Athlon 64 FX-55,
Family Model Old Price Feb 12th (US$ ) Athlon 64 X2 Athlon 64 X2 5600+ 505 326 Athlon 64 X2 5400+ 485 267 Athlon 64 X2 5200+ 295 232 Athlon 64 X2 5000+ 285 222 Athlon 64 X2 5000+ 285 222 Athlon 64 X2 4800+ 244 217 Athlon 64 X2 4600+ 215 195 Athlon 64
It’s been a while since we’ve taken a look at TwinMOS Memory modules. This time, we take a look at their DDR2 Twister X series. From the label on the kit, the RAMs are rated PC2-6800 and I was curious about the rated clock speed as most of the manufacturers rate their memory as PC2-6400
Delivering on its commitment to industry-leading datacenter performance and performance-per-watt, AMD today announced availability of new AMD Opteron™ processor models in both highly efficient (68 watt) and mainstream (95 watt) thermal envelopes. AMD has expanded the breadth of its low-power solutions with AMD Opteron processor Models 1218 HE, 2218 HE and 8218 HE. All of
Sun has finished the design of “Victoria Falls,” a Niagara 2 processor variation for servers with two of the multicore chips, and plans to begin shipping the machines in the first half of 2008. Sun showed a 1.75-inch-thick prototype server using the chips. Compared with older-generation UltraSparc IIIi-servers, the first-generation Niagara systems have 14 times
Today we will be taking a look at how the Asus P5B Deluxe fare with The highest end CPUs available in the market today, the Q6700 and X6800. At the same time, we’ll take a look at Gigabyte’s unreleased Gigabyte 975X-DS5, comparing ATI Crossfire performance between the two boards at the same time…
Hightech Information Systems Limited (HIS) presents to the enthusiasts yet another card from its IceQ series, the HIS Radeon X1650XT TurboX Edition. Apart from coming insanely clocked at 630/770Mhz, let ‘ s take a closer look at what this card has to offer.
P.A. Semi is now sampling its dual-core PA6T-1682M PWRficient processor based on the Power Architecture™ technology. The PWRficient processor is engineered to deliver unprecedented performance per watt, consuming just 5-13W of power (typical) at 2 GHz, making it 300-400 percent more power efficient than competing processors. Device samples of the 1682M and PWRficient Evaluation Kits
Tyan announce their first non-x86 based platforms, the S6741 and S6791, which utilizes Raza Microelectronics, Inc.®, (RMI®) XLR 700 and XLR 500 series of processors, respectively. These platforms represent a new generation of high performance, cost effective network security appliance platforms. The innovative RMI XLR Processor® architecture supports up to eight MIPS64®-compatible cores for a
ASUS launches the next motherboard in their top-end “Republic Of Gamers” series, the Commando. Does this flagship board really achieve better overclocks? What then of the other bells and whistles ASUS has thrown in? Read on to find out…
The latest rumor out there revealed that R600 is 80nm process technology and is entering mass production soon . R600′s Z no-AA performance is 2.5x, FP16 blending & filtering performance is 2.7x, FP32 blending & filtering performance is 3.9x, FP16 filtering performance is 8x of R580. R600 final clocks could be at 814MHz and has
SimpleTech is now shipping 64GB solid state drives in the low profile version of the 2.5″ hard disk drive form factor. This 64GB Zeus drive uses widely available Single-Level Cell NAND devices which achieve a maximum of 2GB per device; the vertical stacking process enables multiples of that capacity per each placement on the SSD
Seagate announced the Digital Audio Video Experience (D.A.V.E.™) technology – the project previously code-named "Crickett" - at the DEMO 07 Conference. Having already created significant buzz in the mobile phone community, the DAVE platform is an enabling technology that delivers 10-20 GB of wireless storage in an accessory smaller than many common slim-line mobile phones.
Intel dual core 45nm Penryn will contain 410M transistors compared to 65nm dual core Conroe with 291M transistors. The die size of Penryn is not revealed yet but we knew it is around 110mm2, still smaller than the Conroe die size of 143mm2. The quad core Yorkfield will double the number of transistors at 820M
Intel has added a new Bearlake IGP chipset to their roadmap for the Entry segment. G31 Express chipset supports 1066FS, DDR2-800, PCIe x16, GMA X3000 architecture and will be pairing up with ICH7 series Southbridge. However, it will not be able to support Quad Core processors unlike the mainstream G33 and premium G35 chipsets. The