Japanese website Hermitage akihabara have scored front 3/4th view pictures of Sapphire’s Radeon HD 5850 and 5870 in good quality. Both the HD 5800 series cards are virtually identical from the outside – except for length. The HD 5850 ends up shorter – around 9.5″/24cm, around HD 4870/90 length; the HD 5870 is longer, at
The new ZOTAC GeForce® GTX 285: Batman Edition is a limited production graphics card with only 900 units available worldwide and featuring a Batman sticker and a coupon for a full copy of Batman: Arkham Asylum™, redeemable online at NVIDIA®’s nZone.
Dell has announced their latest UltraSharp U2410 LCD display. The 24-inch LCD monitor is designed for design firms, photography and animation studios, and features 1920×1200 resolution and 6ms response time.
Games Convention Asia (GCA) is back for the third year. Held at the Suntec International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Singapore from 17 to 20 September 2009, GCA will run alongside the two-day Games Convention Asia Conference (GCAC).
OCZ today unveiled the Z-Drive, a PCIe based bootable SSD for high performance and reliability enterprise solutions. With 8 PCI-E lanes and an internal four-way RAID 0 configuration, the Z-Drive is available in MLC and SLC models referred to consecutively as p84 and e84 in 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB capacities.
ASUS has recently announced two new products – the HP-100U headphone set and the AiGuru SV1T Skype certified touchscreen videophone. Check out the releases for these products.
CoolIT has launched the WS 240 liquid cooling system for Nehalem-based processors. Measuring 117×277x125mm and weighing in at 1.03kg, the WS 240 comes equipped with a 240mm radiator (running from 1100-2900RPM depending on users’ requirements) and two water blocks. It is easily installed into most ATX chassis and is fully compatible with Intel LGA 775/1366/1156
ARCTIC COOLING has unveiled the ARCTIC F case fans. Available in 3 sizes (F8 – 80mm, F9 – 92mm and F12 – 120mm), these fans are equipped with 9 blades for higher airflow. Their unique “ninja knife” impeller design reduces noise level and significantly improves laminar airflow. Compared with standard 7 blades fan design, the
U2 fans with Blackberry smartphones can now enjoy a better album experience with the new U2 mobile application. You can easily access the content including photos, videos, interviews and even samples of the songs from the group.
Nvidia’s Sr. Vice President, Investor Relations, Mike Hara, has played down the significance of DirectX 11 at the Deutsche Bank Securities Technology Conference. Instead, Mr. Hard insists technologies like CUDA, PhysX and Stereo 3D Vision are the future. “DirectX 11 by itself is not going be the defining reason to buy a new GPU. It
AMD GPG (ATI) and Nvidia are hard at work with their 40nm DX11 products, and consumers can expect a flurry of DX11 products across multiple segments all the way till 2010. Of course, most of these dates are purely based on speculation and rumours. On the ATI side, we have the entire Evergreen family –
Following closely on the heels of the HD 5800 series launch on 22nd September is the Juniper HD 5700 series. The 5700 series consists of two variants, HD 5750 “Corvette” and HD 5770 “Countach”, named after the legendary sports cars Chevrolet Corvette and Lamborghini Countach. Which were blazing fast, it must be added. Bright Side
The Athlon II X4 series, based on the “Propus” die is no secret. It comes delayed by more than two quarters, and has been available for 3 weeks in Europe and was mistakenly listed in Newegg a week back. AMD have finally announced the Athlon II X4 series officially, with two variants on launch day,
Music lovers who enjoys music on the move would want to check out the new Philips SHE9750 in-ear headphones. The headphones feature soft gel technology that provides great comfort of wearing even after long hours.
Fujitsu has announced the addition of multi-touch input for their Lifebook T5010 tablet PC, which would allow users to do much more like panning, zooming and rotating with just two fingers. (Very much like how you do it on most touchscreen mobile phones).
We were not quite done when we published our AMD-ASUS Enthusiast Buying Guide. Here, we have our Mainstream Buying Guide, which targets the light gamer, and even the entertainment freak.
iSuppli claims Intel’s revenue share in the CPU market has climbed to 80.6% in Q2’09, up from 79.1%. This is the highest Intel has reached since 82.4% in Q3’05. Meanwhile, AMD’s revenue share fell from 12.8% in Q1 to 11.5% in Q2’09. Do note that these figures signify market share by revenue, and not by
Elecom’s has come a long way with innovative and cute looking products. Their latest product – SOAP is simply too cute to resist. No, we are not talking about the soap you use to wash your dirty armpits. We are talking about Elecom’s M-SP1UR / M-SP2UR optical mouse.
Today, Hewlett-Packard Asia Pacific held a pan-regional “Nothing but HP for me” media event in Singapore and introduces the new company logo, as well as new products such as the HP Mini 311, the ultra-slim Pavilion dm1 and dm3 laptops, and ENVY line of high-performance consumer notebook PCs.
This afternoon, Microsoft invited the local media to a product launch of their four latest hardware products – Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 6000, LifeCam Cinema, Wireless Comfort Desktop 5000 and Wireless Mobile Mouse 5000.