Today, HTC held a media event in Singapore announcing their new Android phone, the HTC Hero. The Hero sports a 3.2-inch HVGA display, contour design and an anti-fingerprint screen coating. And the price? S$898 (without telco contract).
LG Korea has announced three new Windows Mobile smartphones today, which include the GW550 that is preinstalled with Windows Mobile 6.5 OS and QWERTY keyboard. The GW550 is scheduled to launch in in Asia, Africa and the Middle East later this year.
IEEE Spectrum has recently posted an article on their website, featuring Cyberdyne, a venture firm specialising in cybernetics. The firm is planning to ship nearly 100 more exoskeletons this fall. This will certainly improve movement for the disabled and make ife much more convenient. It will be interesting to see how this technology can be
Building on the success of their Xperia mobile phone, Sony Ericsson has developed the Xperia 2 which will be arriving in Singapore in Q4. Powered by Windows Mobile 6.5, the Xperia 2 sports a 3.2-inch display and 8.1-megapixel camera with up to 16x digital zoom.
Besides the Nokia Booklet 3G netbook and N900 announced earlier, the Finnish manufacturer has also announced the smaller N97 Mini as well as X6 and X3 mobile phones at Nokia World, in Germany.
Creative has recently introduced two new headsets for the gaming market, namely the Creative Sound Blaster Arena Surround USB Gaming Headset and Fatal1ty Professional Series Gaming Headset MkII. Official press release on the next page.
EVGA has released a combination of Classified products – EVGA GTX 285 Classified, supporting 4 way SLI, and a compatible 4-way SLI X58 motherboard. These are ultra-enthusiast products targeted at the niche market for hardcore gamers, overclockers and enthusiasts, intended to be the very best in desktop hardware. 4-way SLI was previously available only on
Noctua has released the newest edition of its successful NH-U12P series of premium quality quiet CPU coolers. The NH-U12P SE2, similar to the SE1366 version, comes bundled with the Noctua NT-H1 thermal compound and two NF-P12 120mm fans. With its copper base, heat-pipes and aluminium cooling fins, the NH-U12P SE2 is well-built and continues the
After 2 years in making, the first gaming mouse is unveiled from CM Storm Labs which they called, the Sentinel Advance. It is equipped with 5600 DPI Storm Tactical Sensor that uses twin lasers, Doppler Effect processing and real-time tracking technology. Profiles and on-the-fly DPI adjustments can be loaded directly on the mouse itself. The Octoshade™ LED
It was just few days ago when the pics and specifications of the Canon EOS 7D digital SLR camera were leaked on a Chinese forum. However, it seems that the product has become official as per today from the manufacturer’s website. Check out the press release on this mid-range digital SLR.
Hitachi GST is shipping its fifth-generation Travelstar™ 7K500 is a 500GB, 2.5-inch, 3Gb/s SATA drive. It is designed for energy efficiency with low power consumption at 0.69 watts idle power and 1.8 watts during read/write operations. Travelstar 7K500 is now shipping in limited quantities to top tier OEMs. Volume shipments will begin this month. Hitachi will offer
AMD plans to transit from the current Dragon AM3 platform to Leo platform in April 2010. The new platform is made up of a slew of faster 45nm multi-core AM3 CPUs to be released next year coupled with the new AMD 890FX/GX + SB850 chipsets as well as the DX11 graphics cards; Hemlock and Cypress (Radeon HD 5800 series). The
The new SanDisk Sansa Clip+ MP3 player promises hours of audio entertainment in a small package. What’s more, it comes with a microSD memory card slot that allows you to store thousands of songs for your listening pleasure (up to 4,000 additional songs per 16GB card).
Fudzilla reports that ATI’s Evergreen card will end up “1.6 times faster” (Read: 1.6 times as fast, please read update below) than the previous generation HD 4870. It is not mentioned which card exactly in the Evergreen family – but we will assume Cypress XT, which is the direct successor to the HD 4870. The
Mr. Demerjian, perhaps Nvidia’s harshest critic, reports that Nvidia is going to continue their notorious policy of rebranding GPUs between generations, yet again. While the GT300 products are on schedule for a Q4 ’09 launch and previews in September, the announced derivatives are nowhere to be seen. On the other hand, if all goes according
The time has come – EOS 7D by Canon. Before we are getting excited here, this isn’t official material yet but leaked on a Chinese forum. Official word may come soon. Lets take a closer look at the specs mentioned in the forum. They look interesting.
Local manufacturer PROLiNK has recently announced their new netbook product which comes in the form of Glee TA-009. Let’s see how good it is compared to the other mini notebook PCs/netbooks in the market.
Nokia has announced their new N900 with the updated Linux-based Maemo 5 software. Maemo 5 allows users to have multiple application windows running simultaneously while still offering cellular features, touch screen and QWERTY keyboard.
Titan has recently released a new heatpipe cooler, the SKALLI (TTC-NC05TZ/NPW), providing support for Intel core i5 and i7 processors. The SKALLI builds on the strengths of its predecessor, the FENRIR (TTC-NK85TZ). With its two 8 mm “direct contact technology” heat pipes, it reportedly increases thermal conductivity by 20%, thereby increasing the over-clocking potential of
Thermolab, a Korean thermal solutions manufacturer, has released a new heatsink named BADA this week. For now, details are scarce. From what we gather, the Thermolab BADA heatsink is compatible with sockets 775, 1366, AM2/AM3 processors, weighs in at 597grams, measures 95x115x135mm, has a heat dissipation area of 6690cm2 and has three pairs of copper