There was much talk about voice over internet protocol or in short VoIP and how cost saving it can be. This week we will take a look at TAO Cordless VoIP/DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication) phone. It claims to be the world’s first cordless 2-in-1 Skype™ Internet telephone.
ATi plans to push out their R580 graphics core in Q1 next year to replace the current R520 therefore X1800 XT will probably have only 6 months of life span. The new graphics series based on the R580 architecture will be known as X1900 and will be pin to pin compatible with the X1800XT PCB.
VIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced the VIA CN700 IGP chipset, featuring leading digital media technologies and advanced low power design to enable system design innovation across a wide range of VIA C7™ processor-powered devices, such as mini PCs, fanless embedded commercial systems
Samsung today announced that it has solidified its leadership position in the server memory market with a new 8GB product offering. Following the introduction of its 8GB Registered Dual In-line Memory Module (R-DIMM) in October, Samsung has now increased the density of its Fully Buffered Dual In-line Memory Module product line-up (FB-DIMM) to include 8GBs
For those who are looking to build a new system just in time for Christmas, here’s something for you. MediaMart Computers together with VR-Zone, have just released a $ 999 budget complete system just for you! To enjoy this promo, sign up as a Club VR Member and then proceed down to MediaMart Computers (#06-68,
Creative today launched a new model of their Zen portable media players, the Zen Vision: M just in time for this Christmas season. Zen Vision: M looks much closer to Apple iPod Video than ever before and Creative claims this player has much longer battery life and more cool features than its competitors.
TwinMOS has offered some nice promotions for VR-Zone members for the month of December! Below are the promos and the savings you can enjoy if you are a ClubVR member : Promos Items TwinMOS Web Promo Price Special Price for VR-Zone members Mobile Music Disk MMD 318S MP3 Player 512MB S$ 119 S$ 109 Mobile
SLi x16, passive chipset cooling, flexible SLi bridge, 8-phase power, eSATA – Just how good is this brand new board from Asus? Read on to find out more!
PC Partner Ltd is pleased to unveil its latest DDRII ATI® RC410MS7-A82C Motherboard before end of the year. The PC Partner RC410MS7-A82C Micro ATX Motherboard, supports Intel® LGA775 platform and DDRII 667, expends memory bandwidth to 5.3 GB/sec. This effectively shortens memory access time, hence enhancing optimum system performance. With an attractive price performance ratio,
AMD has hosted a live dual-core event at The Ritz-Carlton Singapore today, to challenge Intel on the server and desktop front. We were honoured to see Hector Ruiz, the CEO of AMD coming down to witness the event and address the press and partners on AMD’s future directions.
We have done some preliminary tests on Dual Core AMD CPU with the latest Forceware 81.95 NVIDIA drivers with Dual Core Optimizations. Results are very promising…
Fancy a near-silent Small Form Factor that consumes minimal power? We present to you the Shuttle SD11G5, based on the Pentium M platform and with only ONE 92mm fan running in the system, you can be pretty sure that this system is dead silent!
Iomega announced the new family of Iomega® ScreenPlay™ Multimedia Drives, a group of HDD based products with built-in multimedia playback capability, making them digital media jukeboxes for photos, songs and video files that can be used with virtually any television or audio-video system in the world. Simply use the fast connection of the ScreenPlay™ Multimedia
According to sources from the OEMs, NVIDIA will still release GeForce 7800 GS but will only make available to the OEM market in the current plan. GeForce 7800 GS will be based on G70 architecture but will only sport 16 pixel pipelines and 6 vertex pipes. It will be clocked at 375MHz core and 1GHz
According to sources from the card makers, ATi will be announcing X1800XT Crossfire on the 8th of December and will be the only GPU in the X1000 family that requires a Compositing Engine. The new generation X1800XT Crossfire Compositing Engine has been improved and can now support 2048×1536 @ 70Hz. Right now, X1600XT Crossfire and
NVIDIA CFO Marv Burkett and VP Michael Hara at CSFB Annual Technology Conference 2005 revealed more about the GeForce 7 series where the 90nm G72 (GeForce 7200) and G73 (GeForce 7600) will be announced in Q1 next year. G72 will be 64-bit and support TurboCache technology. Marv Burkett revealed that GeForce 7200 and 7600 series
The price of the most commonly used DRAM computer memory chips have slumped to all time lows in the spot market, a great time for users to buy more. The average spot price of the mainstream memory chip, 256Mb double data rate DRAM that runs at 400 megahertz, or DDR-400, fell to $ 2.03 in
SiS and VIA will likely beat their shipment estimates for the fourth quarter of this year, thanks to the loosening of related upstream components supplies. Buoyed by smoother output of its Pentium 4-based SiS661, SiS may enjoy an on-quarter jump of 50% in shipments in the fourth quarter, doubling its original estimate of 25%. Chipset
Albatron recently announced that its GeForce 7800GT VGA card will team up with "Call of Duty 2", the sequel to one of the most popular online war-games software ever. The Albatron GeForce 7800GT will provide TV-out, DVI and VIVO connectors. The bundle package will include an HDTV cable which also supports S-Video and AV connectors.
The holiday season is here, with Christmas approaching in a month’s time. After a long year of hard work and study, many students and young adults are looking to pamper themselves with a cool PC during the holidays. VR-Zone brings you the VR-Zone Budget Gaming Station, for the students who are on a tight budget