VR-Zone have tested another two models, the EY65 and EX65 which have different designs from the EZ65 to suit different consumer preferences. EY65 as described on AOpen website is targeted at Youthful, cosmopolitan, professional consumers while EX65 is targeted at Speedy, streamlined, dynamic consumers.
The latest notebook chip from Intel will come out May 10 along with price cuts and a new naming scheme. Dothan will come with 2MB of cache and run at 2GHz. Models running at 1.8GHz and 1.7GHz will also debut while cheaper, less speedy models will appear in June. The chip, originally due earlier this
DDR prices have fallen by more than 10 percent on the open market. The pricing fluctuation occurred when Hynix Semiconductor allegedly dumped 5 million 256-megabit DDR SDRAM devices in China. Open market pricing for the DDR 32 x 8 fall from the $ 6.65 range to the $ 5.30 to $ 5.90 range, depending on
The announcement of "Xenon", the next generation hardware platform design for Xbox 2 should take place on June 2nd where the gaming console could be released in the fall of 2005. Xbox 2 would use the next generation 64-bit IBM processor with multicore capability. As shown in the above diagram, it has 3 cores running
AMD aims to strengthen its position in the entry-level processor market by introducing a 32-bit CPU, codenamed Athlon XP Paris in Q3 this year. The 754-pin Paris will be targeted for the desktop and will be fully based on the K8 micro-architecture, with 256KB of L2 cache, but will not support x86-64 technology. The Athlon
Gigabyte introduces the 3D Cooler-ULTRA Super Silent that targets users who stress not only performance, but also the need for an ultra-quiet working environment. The 3D Cooler-ULTRA Super Silent truly represents its series motto of “cool, attractive and universal” as well as adding superior ultra-silent cooling to its full-featured design. Its complete copper design and
Good news for professionals who are on the move, and demand a best-in-class wireless handheld that offers smooth, effortless communication! palmOne today announced its Road Warrior promotion, where customers in Singapore who purchase a palmOne(tm) Tungsten(tm) T3 handheld from 29 April 2004 to 31st May 2004 will get a wireless, foldable keyboard for only $
Stretch today announced the S5000 family of software-configurable processors-the first to embed powerful programmable logic within an off-the-shelf processor-and a comprehensive suite of development tools that enable developers to automatically configure and optimize the processor using only their C/C++ code. Stretch’s software-configurable processors can be tailored quickly and easily to address compute-intensive applications in markets
Supermircro X6DH8-G2 based on the Linderhurst (E7520) supporting Nocona/JayHawk processors has surfaced in Akiba Japan selling for US$ 830. It supports Dual Socket 604 Xeons, 2 x PCI Express x8 slots, 1 x PCI Express x4 slot, 3 x PCI-X slots, 8 x DDR2 400 ECC Registered up to 16GB, ICH5R, Adaptec Ultra-320 SCSI.
Radeon X800Pro & X800XT Info
Removing the power from devices inside your computer can be difficult with standard molex plugs. The protrusions on the side of the molex are difficult to hold on firmly and, if you were to exert force, can leave your fingers feeling sore. The Vantec EZ-Grip Molex connectors simplify the ordeal by putting flexible, rounded grips
This is the first part of the guide to phase-change cooling that covers the refrigeration tools and how to use them. PS: Please take note that refrigeration is dangerous business and you should not be trying it out if you’re unsure of what you’re doing.
AMD today celebrates the one-year anniversary of the AMD Opteron(TM) processor, which transformed the enterprise with groundbreaking architecture, world-class 32-bit performance and an ecosystem committed to the development of an industry-standard 64-bit solution. One year ago, AMD introduced the AMD Opteron(TM) processor, the world’s first 32-bit and 64-bit processor compatible with the x86 architecture. As
Linderhurst (E7520) : Support Intel Xeon processors with 800MHz Quad Pumped Bus, Nocona/Jayhawk , EM64T, Dual-channel PC2700 DDR and PC2-3200 DDR2 SDRAM with ECC support, PCI Express x8 with 4x signal, Direct connect LAN and storage components. Launch in Q2 at US$ 84. Linderhurst VS (E7320) : Value version, Priced at $ 70 Tumwater (E7525)
Transcend released Dual-Channel DDR400 and DDR333 memory kit retail packages, in capacities of 256MB, 512MB, 1GB and 2GB. The new Dual-Channel DDR400 and DDR333 memory kits which utilize high quality memory chips comes with a pair of modules had been verified in the dual-channel environment and had been proved through testing to make sure stability
Intel today announced that it has begun a $ 2 billion construction project to convert a 200mm wafer fabrication facility to a state-of-the-art 300mm facility in Chandler, Ariz. The conversion of Fab 12 is scheduled to be completed in late 2005. The converted facility will begin initial production on 65-nanometer process technology. When completed, the
Toshiba achieved the world’s first 100GB 2.5-inch HDD by establishing a new benchmark for areal density: 80-gigabits of data per square inch. The key to achieving this was replacing the Pico Sliders attached to the drive’s heads, and which maintain the appropriate distance from the disk during read and write operations, with Femto Sliders that
OCZ today announced the release of PC-3700 Enhanced Bandwidth DDR memory in single module and dual channel kit configurations. Each PC-3700 module and Dual Channel kit features an integrated copper platinum-layer heatspreader to aid in heat dissipation and are rated for CL3-3-2-8(read: CAS-tRCD-tRP-TRAS) latencies at 2.8 volts. Under many conditions, OCZ PC-3700 EB Platinum DDR
The moment that everyone has been waiting for has arrived, Apple announced their latest revisions to both the iBook and PowerBook G4 series. Consumers who has been hesitating for months waiting for the new upgrades can now finally committ to their purchase. The new specifications are as follow. Pricing remains on par. iBook 12-inch 1
3Dlabs today announced a major breakthrough in graphics architecture: Wildcat® Realizm technology. The architecture combines a next-generation Visual Processing Unit (VPU) and a unique Vertex Scalability Unit (VSU). A range of products based on the Wildcat Realizm architecture is expected to be available mid-2004. Packed with more than 150 million transistors, the Wildcat Realizm VPU