• Sharp Announces New Mebius Laptop Series

    Sharp Japan has announced a new Mebius series laptop that is coming soon and they are allowing up to 100 applicants to subscribe and enjoy previewing the laptop. The application starts from 14 April to 13 May 2009, after which the lucky 100 subscribers chosen will get to preview...

  • NEC Introduces Watercooled Valuestar All-in-One Desktop Series

    (Akihabara News, NEC Japan) NEC steps up with its Valuestar Desktop N and W series. They are All-in-one desktop series that comes packed with interesting features that might be just the one for your home entertainment.

  • OCZ Releases Low Voltage DDR3 Memories For AMD AM3

    OCZ today expanded their memory lineup for AMD enthusiasts and power users with new DDR3 kits qualified and optimized specifically for the AM3 platform. OCZ PC3-12800 Platinum AMD Edition Low Voltage (2x2GB) 7-7-7-24 @ 1.65v OCZ PC3-12800 Gold AMD Edition Low Voltage (2x2GB) 8-8-8-24 @ 1.65v OCZ PC3-10666 Platinum Low...

  • JVC Introduces 3D Monitors In Japan

    JVC Japan have announced its new lineup of monitor – GD-463D10. It is a 46-inch LCD HDTV with a native 1,920 x 1080 resolution, a 2,000:1 contrast ratio, dual 10 watt speakers and support for 3D material.

  • MSI launches U123 Series Wind Netbook

    Building on the success of the U100, MSI has announced their new U123 series Wind netbook that comes in three trendy colors for the business professionals to choose from.

  • Bluetooth 3.0 To Use Wi-Fi For Hi-Speed File Transfers

    (Engadget) Bluetooth 3.0 is going to bring file transfer in the era of high-speed short-range data transfers — as previously hinted, the new spec will actually negotiate a quick’n’dirty ad-hoc WiFi connection between devices

  • COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2009 Highlights

    Recently, the organizers of Computex Taipei, Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and Taipei Computer Association (TCA) jointly held a pre-show conference recently and VR-Zone is pleased to be invited to check out the upcoming exciting highlights.  We can expect to see many exhibitors showcasing their latest netbooks designs...

  • Nokia announces 5130 XpressMusic and Nokia 1661

    Nokia Singapore has recently announced the commerical availability of their 5120 XpressMusic and 1661 from last Saturday (11 April).

  • Cheap & Overclockable P45 Board From DFI?

    DFI is preparing a new P45 board that is touted to be pretty overclockable and best of all, very affordable too. DFI called it Blood Iron (BI) P45-T2RS Elite which is an update to the current P45-T2RS board with a revised PCB layout and a different LAN chip. It comes with one PCIe x16 slot...

  • Increasing Voltages & Extreme OC HD 4890 Using RivaTuner

    In this guide, we will teach you how to use the Rivatuner to further increase voltages for the HD 4890 allowing you to reach speeds that can’t be achieved on normal circumstances. As such, we could achieve 1GHz on air and 1.13GHz on LN2. Read more to see how we...

  • Onkyo Announces 2 New AV Amps In Japan

    Onkyo Japan announces 2 new AV Amps today – TX-SA607 and TX-SA507, it is pure love for Onkyo fans today as these lovely beauties will be slated for retail on 24 April 2009 in Japan.

  • Panasonic DMP-BD60-K, New Blu-Ray Disc Player In Town

    (Akihabara News) Panasonic DMP-BD60-K is the latest Blu-Ray disc player for homes. Supporting 1080/24p and 1080/60p video as well as ACVHD ones, the player also feature the x.v.Color, BD Live and VOD services like Youtube for example of video stored on your private network thanks to its DLNA compliance.

  • Chaintech Unveils APOGEE DDR2 SO-DIMM For Netbooks

    Walton Chaintech has announced the release of DDR2 SO-DIMM module for the Netbook available in 1GB or 2GB capacities. Its key advantage is that the modules uses 12% less power than conventional DRAM modules. Regardless if CPU speeds are at 667 or 800, the DRAM runs at 5-5-5-15 timings.

  • OCZ Releases SODIMM For Mobile Intel Core 2 Extreme

    OCZ offers Intel Extreme SODIMM modules to the enthusiast market, optimized and predefined for platforms utilizing Intel Core™ 2 Extreme mobile processors. These new modules featuring Intel Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP) will be available as OCZ DDR3 PC3-8500 4GB kits or single 2GB modules and are configured to run...

  • ASUS P-series notebooks equipped with Anti-Theft Technology

    ASUS has recently announced the addition of Intel® Anti-Theft Technology into their new P-series notebook PCs to address the issue of theft.

  • Nintendo Wii Price Cuts? Not Now

    While Sony had denied of any possible price cuts for Playstation 3, Nintendo appears to stand firm on its price for its console – Wii as well. The rumors of a possible price cut for Wii was squashed by none other than Nintendo’s President Satoru Iwata

  • Nanyang Polytechnic Establishes Games Resource Centre for PS3 and PSP Software Creation

    Today, Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) announced the collaboration with Sony Computer Entertainment Asia (SCE Asia) and Premium Agency Inc,(PA) with the signing of MOU to set up a SGD4 million Games Resource Centre at NYP to train students and industry professionals to develop games on the PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3™) computer entertainment system and PSP™...

  • Lenovo Introduces Super-slim All-in-One Desktop and 16-inch Laptop

    Lenovo Singapore held a media event this afternoon to showcase their IdeaCentre A600 All-in-One desktop PC, and the new IdeaPad Y series laptops – Y650 and Y450. The IdeaCentre A600 is available now, while the Y series laptops will be available at end of April.

  • Super Talent Shipping 512GB RAIDed SSD For US$1500

    Super Talent  is now shipping the MasterDrive RX family of SSDs in capacities up to 512GB featuring their RAIDSSD Technology. There are 2 versions; SLC and MLC. The SLC based SSDs come in capacities of 128GB and 256GB with a max sequential read speed of 230MB/s and write speed of...

  • IDF: Intel Demos New Platforms, Reveals New Chips

    Intel has announced its news release today to celebrate its 1 year anniversary of Atom’s release. Along with it was the announcing of its new Atom processors for MID platforms – Z550 and Z515, while revealing that the industry now look to adopting more mainstream PC and laptop versions...