ATI will end up with at least four versions of cards based on the X1800-R520 core. This card will be the cheapest version of the R520 core on the market and will be there to fight 6800 LE cards. The Radeon X1800 LE will be twelve pipelines part while its core will work at 450MHz.
Processors Series Frequency Bus L2 Cache Price (Jan ’06) Yonah DC X50 2.16 667 2MB $ 639 Yonah DC X40 2.0 667 2MB $ 422 Yonah DC X30 1.83 667 2MB $ 295 Yonah DC X20 1.66 667 2MB $ 241 Yonah SC 756 1.66 667 2MB $ 209 Yonah LV DC X48 1.66 667
Chaintech plans to phase out its motherboard business and introduce a new memory module product line in October. Despite its plan to exit the motherboard market, Chaintech will carry on its graphics card business, which accounts for about 60% of its revenues at present.
Intel® Xeon™ Processor will undergo the following changes for the E-0 to G-1 core processor stepping change: ● CPUID will change from 0F41h to 0F49h ● E-0 is pin compatible with G-1 ● New S-Specs for converting products ● The G-1 stepping will also be the conversion to a Pb Free SLI / RoHS compliant
Getting commercial “off-the-shelf ” phase-change coolers for the graphics cards is not easy. Without phase-change building skills, one way would be to convert existing CPU phase-change coolers. Our forum member Fatboy shares with us how he converted his Asetek Vapochill LS into a 7800GTX Cooler.
VR-Zone brings you an indepth review of the Silverstone SG-01, the SFF-like Cube case that accepts a micro atx mainboard.
The 20 pipe-lined 7800GT is the latest addition to the nVidia 7 series of GPUs. There is a lot more potential in these GPUs once enough cooling and voltage is applied to them. VR-Zone shows you how to voltage mod the 7800GTs.
Venue : Suntec Level 4 Hall 401 Date : 9th September 2005 Time : 10am – 6pm VR-Zone will be organizing an overclocking competition over at WCG 2005 National Finals on 9th of September Friday and will be one of the highlight of the whole event. It will be meaningful and enjoyable to join in
ATi has originally planned to launch their next generation R520 at Computex Taipei 2005 but was faced several delays. According to sources from several AIB partners, the most likely launch for ATI R520 now is mid October. We have taken a first look at a R520 Rev 02 engineering sample!
When one thinks of LG, CPU coolers certainly do not come to mind. However, it seems that the Korean company is moving into the computer hardware arena, more specifically, the cooling arena. We managed to obtain a sample of the LG SHS-X500, a heatsink designed for Socket 478, 754 and 939. Our member Elladen and
The new CREATIVE STORE occupies the whole of their ground floor totaling 30,000 sq ft, fully air-conditioned showroom space with over 40 demo stations. At the same time Creative announced the launch of Soundbuzz Music Video Store to deliver music videos to the consumers. The new Soundbuzz Music Video Store will soon be incorporated into
DFI, together with Chinese Media Beareyes.com and GZeasy.com, organized an overclocking competition in China, Bei Jing on the 3rd of september. It attracted a huge crowd of overclockers all over China. After making it through the semi-finals which was held online, 10 top-notch overclockers all made it down to one of Bei Jing’s busiest IT
Inno3D 6800Ultra was the first card to break the 17K barrier in 3D Mark 03 last year when we benchmarked with it: Full thread here. This year…. Inno3D 7800GTXes Break the 17K barrier again, this time on 3d Mark 05 on DFI nForce 4 board modded to SLI!! More details, step right here.
Our friends at HKEPC has gotten themselves a R520 card and it will probably be officially known as Radeon X1800 when launch in early October. Interestingly, there are 16, 24 and 32 pipes versions but there are only 10 pieces of the 32 pipes versions exist currently. The core clock of the card is 650Mhz+
Processors Support : • Intel Pentium Processor Extreme Edition / Pentium D / Pentium 4 6xx • Supports 800/1066Mhz FSB for Dual-Core & Single core CPUs • Intel Memory Pipeline Technology • Supports Quad Threads Memory Support : • 8GB max memory (256Mb, 512Mb, 1Gb) • DDR2 533/667 (2 DIMMs/ch) • ECC External : •
H2′ 05 H1 ’06 Extreme Edition SmithField (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2, Dual Core, 800FSB, HT, EM64T) XE 840 (3.2GHz) XE 830 (3.0GHz) XE 820 (2.8GHz) Presler (65nm, 2 x 2MB L2, Dual Core, 1066FSB, EM64T, VT, HT, LT) XE 955 (3.46GHz) Chipsets 955X 975X Pentium D Pentium D (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2,
The Kingmax DDRII 800 will soon make its debut after the DDRII 533/667 completes mass production and once again prove its capabilties as a top memory manufacturer. In the earlier part of the year at Cebit Hannover and Computex Taipei, Kingmax first unveiled the new DDRII 800 memory, which consumers will be seeing on the
At the end of June 2005, Intel released the latest Express Chipset V the i945 series, EPoX also delivered the EP-5LDA+GLI board based on the i945P to combine with the high performance Pentium D processor and the technology and beneficial features for applications on both business and gaming systems. Empowering the excellent technology for MB
Swiftech™ today announced the release of the new MCW55 Universal VGA water-block. While similar in size and appearance to the earlier MCW50, the MCW55 features vastly improved performance and is now made out of Delrin Acetal like the STORM CPU waterblock for superior durability. "The STORM+MCW55 combination is a "match made in heaven". We worked
VIA announced the VIA P4M800 Pro chipset, further extending VIA’s leadership in providing affordable and scalable IGP solutions with rich multimedia and connectivity features for the mainstream and fast-growing entry-level PC markets. Designed to support a full range of Intel® Pentium® 4 and Intel Celeron® processors with an FSB of up to 800MHz, the VIA