NVIDIA has once again raised the bar for notebook graphics performance with the release of the NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX . Notebooks with the new GPU are available for order from select top gaming notebook makers in North America and Europe. Gamers can experience the power of this new GPU in Dell notebooks at
For ladies and gentlemen in Singapore looking to check out the performance of the Intel Core 2 Duo Processors, just drop by sonme of the retail shops in Sim Lim Square and you can get to check out the performance against a varied list of modern-day processors, including the AMD FX62. You’ve read the reviews,
Seagate is shipping this month new capacity points of its Maxtor Shared Storage(TM) II and Maxtor OneTouch(TM) III storage and backup solutions for computers, laptops and small networks. The Maxtor OneTouch III Turbo Edition, the king of the family, is now available with up to 1.5TB of high performance, large capacity storage with user-configurable RAID
Accelerating the availability of broadband wireless access, Intel today announced the availability of the Intel® WiMAX Connection 2250, the company’s next-generation system-on-chip and its first designed to support mobile networks in addition to fixed networks. The Intel WiMAX Connection 2250 is the industry’s first dual-mode baseband chip, and when paired with Intel’s discrete tri-band WiMAX
Toshiba has signed a license agreement for the Rambus XDR(TM) memory controller interface cell, dubbed XIO, and the Rambus PCI Express® Gen 1 PHY cell. The Rambus interface solutions will be implemented in Toshiba’s 65nm process technology for integration into the latest consumer, computing, and communications applications. The Rambus XIO memory controller is the high-performance,
Intel plans to counter 65nm AMD “Antares” dual core processor with their 45nm “Wolfdale” dual core processor based on Penryn core architecture in Q3 ’07. Wolfdale will contain 6MB of shared L2 cache compared to 512KB dedicated L2 per core (1MB total) and 2MB shared L3 on the Antares. It seems like 45nm Penryn architecture
Intel is working on the follow-up of Santa Rosa, codenamed ‘Montevina’, due to ship in 2008. Montevina will support ‘Penryn’, Intel’s 45nm die-shrink of its current generation of 65nm Core 2 processors. The 45nm chip is said to consume no more than 29W, compared to Merom’s 35W TDP. Montevina comprises the ‘Cantiga’ chipset along with
Although I do not have the new revision of ATi X1900GT, which doesn’t allow for software voltage mods, I’m just a step away from uncovering the voltage mod for this card. If you trust me enough to guide you through this, leave a message here.
AMD today announced the availability of new AMD LIVE! PCs from Alienware and Dell, expanditng the selection of popular, easy-to-use PCs designed to help simplify today’s digital lifestyle. The AMD LIVE! PC is a full-featured media center computer powered by the AMD Athlon 64 X2 dual-core processor and created to enrich consumers’ experiences when enjoying
Advanced branch prediction. Doubled the return stack size, more branch history bits, and built in a 512-entry indirect branch predictor 32-byte instruction fetch. Increases efficiency by reducing split-fetch instruction cases Sideband stack optimizer. Adjustments to the stack don’t take up functional unit bandwidth. Independent memory controllers, which enables more memory pages to remain open Memory
Market demand for the Desktop Intel® Pentium® D processor 805 has shifted to other Intel® processors. The products identified in this notification will be discontinued and unavailable for additional orders after the "Last Product Discontinuance Order Date" (see "Key Milestones" above).
PCI-SIG has made the release candidate (revision 0.9) of its PCI Express Base 2.0 specification available for review by member companies. With work on this specification nearly complete, PCI-SIG assigned its technical workgroups to investigate and develop the scope for potential extensions of the PCI Express protocols to meet future requirements, such as improved dynamic
OCZ announced the new EvoStream Power Supply. The exciting addition to the prominent OCZ PSU family will be introduced in a 600W configuration and features an advanced 100% modular cable management system and polished, titanium mirrored case that is reminiscent of the award-winning ModStream line. To optimize airflow and elimination of cable mazes, the EvoStream
With upcoming applications and even Operating Systems requiring more Memory, 2 x 512MB is just barely sufficient and most users are much more pre-occupied with the 1GB x 2 kits. For Overclocking Enthusiasts such as myself, Overclocking Capabilities takes precedence over Size however. I have been spending some time with the GSkill F2-8000PHU2-1GBHZ (512MB x
ChileHardware has gotten some exclusive slides on the ATi/AMD Chipset Roadmap. It seems that RD790 and SB700 is scheduled for second half of 2007. RX790 and IGP solutions RS790 and RS740 are pin to pin compatible with RS690, RX690 and RS690C chipsets. What’s coming should be the elmination of the Master/Slave Style of present Cross-Fire
Alongside with Altair, there are also K8L based dual-Core Antares coming in Q3 2007 and Arcturus coming in Q4 2007. Starting from 2GHz to 2.9GHz, Antares features 512KB L2 Cache for each core and 2MB shared L3 Cache. 2.0GHz & 2.1GHz versions will have 35W TDP, while 2.4GHz to 2.7GHz versions have 65W TDP, and
For The Win: One Kingston K-Pex 100 & One pair of Kingston HyperX DDR2. Simple Online Contest which lets you work your Creative Juices!
Contrary to rumours of DFI leaving the Desktop Board Market, it seems there are quite a few products in store for the Desktop Consumers from DFI. The RS690 Integrated Graphics Soluti8on does look quite interesting with X700 integrated graphics core. Intel 965 chipset solution will finally be seen in DFI boards in the Infinity P965/G
NVIDIA shares rose $ 2.32 to $ 30.62 in afternoon Nasdaq trade. Some 20 million shares changed hands, about double the three-month daily average. Investors have been speculating that Nvidia might be acquired since July, when AMD agreed to buy ATI Technologies for $ 5.4 billion. Rumors of such a transaction resurfaced on Wednesday, spreading
DailyTech has gotten some juicy details on the GeForce 8 flagship products and it has confirmed some of the leaked specs earlier on. We have mentioned about G80 being unified back in July 2005. Expect GeForce 8800GTX and 8800GTS products to launch the second week of November 2006. GeForce 8800GTX : 575MHz core clock, 900MHz