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  • IDF Day 2: Mobile Ivy Bridge, Haswell shows up too

    The ever-popular Mooly Eden keynote show focused on Sandy / Ivy Bridge ultrabooks and the first showing of working Haswell system.

  • Canon announces new LV-8320 LCD multimedia projector

    Canon Singapore had announced their latest multimedia projector, LV-8320, designed for professionals who want to do presentations on the go. Weighing 3.4kg, the LV-8320 claims to offer accurate images even under bright conditions, and features 1280×800 WXGA resolution, 3,000 lumens brightness and 2,000:1 contrast ratio.

  • AMD demonstrates Trinity

        Not far away from IDF, AMD has demonstrated a notebook running the next-gen Trinity APU, running Deus Ex: Human Revolution. This is not the first time AMD has showed off Trinity on a notebook, the first being at the AMD Fusion Developer Summit back in June. While that was just a video playback,

  • Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray Review: A sleek and elegant Android phone

    Last month, VR-Zone was in Tokyo, Japan to learn more about the design concept and engineering of the new Sony Ericsson Xperia ray. We also managed to get a a unit for review. So how good is the Xperia ray with its fairly small 3.3-inch screen and how does it compare to its larger screen

  • “Phone Story” app gets ban in Apple iTunes Store

    Developing an iPhone app that criticized how Apple does business, it is no wonder such app would get the ban. Phone Story, is the latest victim to be on Apple's ban list as it criticizes the company in the form of four games with regards to human rights violation, gadget consumerism and creating e-waste.

  • Razer to design the ultimate Xbox 360 arcade stick with community effort

    At this year Tokyo Game Show, peripheral maker Razer has announced co-development program with the arcade stick community to come up with the ultimate arcade stick for the Microsoft Xbox 360 game console. Beta testing of the prototype will commence soon.

  • GELID Solutions GX-7 CPU Cooler review

      Gelid Solutions is one of the few companies which focus entirely on designing and supplying cooling solutions for PC systems; at least at the time of this review. It is a relatively new company, founded only back in 2008, which is based in Hong Kong and has Swiss management. Today we are going to

  • Photos of Gigabyte’s X79 motherboards from IDF

    By asking nicely, we were sent some pictures from IDF of Gigabyte's upcoming X79 motherboards, well, at least four out of the five models we understand the company is going to launch come November. That said, these aren't the final boards, thanks to Intel's last minute SCU errata, so Gigabyte will have to implement a few

  • Sony PS3 in “Splash Blue” and “Scarlet Red”, to launch on 17 November

    At the Tokyo Game Show 2011 press conference today, Sony Computer Entertainment has announced the limited edition "Splash Blue" and "Scarlet Red" of their popular PlayStation 3 game console. Both new editions will be available from 17 November 2011.

  • Intel, McAfee unveil DeepSafe hardware-assisted security technology

    At the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) held this week, chip maker Intel finally gave the world its first glimpse of the fruit of its US$7.68 billion acquisition of security vendor McAfee, which was completed in February this year.  Demonstrated during Intel President and CEO Paul Otellini's keynote, the technology dubbed DeepSafe is a revolutionary blend

  • IDF Day 1: Many bridges abound… Sandy, Ivy, and more

    Not only did Intel show the new varieties of Sandy Bridge, but also briefed the audience about Ivy Bridge in more detail than before.

  • Norton launches Internet Security and AntiVirus 2012

    With the rising number of devices and applications for users to enjoy, there is a huge need for digital protection from viruses, malware and cybercrimes. Today, Symantec, the company behind the popular Norton security products, has launched their latest Norton Internet Security 2012 and AntiVirus 2012. 

  • Jabra HALO2 brings virtual surround sound and powerful bass for users on the move

      With the Jabra HALO2  Bluetooth stereo headset, you can enjoy good quality audio as well as make and receive phone calls wirelessly. It features AM3D Virtual Surround Sound and Power Bass, and is available in Challenger stores and Apple premium resellers this Friday.

  • Creative ZiiLabs unveils 3rd-Gen reference designs for Android tablets

    Media processor and platforms company ZiiLabs has unveiled the Jaguar3, its 3rd generation of reference designs for Android 3.2 tablets that incorporate over a decade of designing experience in portable mobile devices from Creative Technology. Based on a motherboard concept, the designs were first demonstrated at Computex 2011 in May this year, and were made possible for

  • Lenovo ThinkPad X121e offers advanced video conferencing tools and robust performance

    The Lenovo ThinkPad X121e was announced in July, and today, the company has announced that the stylish full-feature ultraportable for mobile professionals will be available in Singapore on 27 September. The ThinkPad X121e features easy-to-use voice and video tools, spill-resistant keyboard and optional fingerprint reader for secure log in.

  • AMD demonstrates 28nm GPU

    Proving IDF is not all about Intel, AMD has demonstrated the first working 28nm GPUs to the public. The development platform was notebook based, thus the working product was a "28nm next gen notebook discrete GPU". 

  • MSI introduces stylish Wind Box DC100 with dual-core performance

    MSI has unveiled the updated Wind Box DC100, which made its first appearance in CeBit 2009. The small form factor PC is now equipped with the latest AMD Brazos platform E-450 dual-core processor and A50M chipset for superior performance, compared to the Intel Atom processor incorporated two years ago.

  • Sony announces NW-Z1000 Android Walkman media player

    Sony Singapore had recently announced their NWZ-A860 Walkman. And at the recent IFA 2011 trade fair for consumer electronics and household appliances in Berlin, Germany, the company showcased the new NW-Z1000 Android Walkman which claims to run Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system.

  • What Intel won’t tell you about Sandy Bridge-E at IDF

    Intel isn't having a good year when it comes to its integrated controllers this year, first with the SATA 3Gbps issue in the 6-series chipset and now news has reached us that in the end we won't be seeing any additional SAS/SATA ports in the X79 chipset. Apparently this is because of a “quality issue”

  • SanDisk is pushing for new, low power SATA interface

    According to SanDisk, the SATA standard just isn't power efficient enough for mobile devices and the company is now proposing that a new low power SATA standard should be developed. The company wants to cut the power consumption of mobile SSDs by 10 times, which is no mean feat, but SanDisk expects this to be