Singapore ï¿½ September 13, 2007 ï¿½ HTC Corp. (TAIEX: 2498; ï¿½HTCï¿½), the world’s leading provider of Microsoftï¿½ Windows Mobileï¿½ smart devices, today unveiled the HTC TyTN II. Featuring global high speed HSDPA connectivity, in-built GPS for personal navigation and an innovative adjustable screen angle, this device is the ultimate mobile companion. The HTC TyTN II
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Nvidia G98 is also codenamed D8M which stands for Desktop 8 Mainstream will come cheap at US$ 59. This G98 card will come even cheaper than the current GeForce 8400 GS with only 4 layer PCB. It is meant to put further pressure on ATi low end segment with the RV610 and the upcoming RV620.
Intel today broke ground on its first 300mm wafer fabrication facility in Asia. The new factory, named Fab 68, will extend Intel’s manufacturing leadership, while helping cultivate engineering talent, accelerate the growth of China’s information technology (IT) ecosystem, and bring Intel’s culture of environmental leadership to China. The $ 2.5 billion project is set to
The Asian version of the well-received Games Convention in Europe is having its first-ever inaugural exhibit opening here in sunny Singapore! VR-zone crashes in and takes you on a tour of the entire exhibition!
The Nokia 7500 Prismâ€™s unquestionably cool slick black exterior is spliced with a playful burst of bright accent color, with a choice of three interchangeable punchy colors. Resembling a strobe-light, the device nods to the burgeoning neon lights of contemporary urban club culture. The Nokia Prism 7500 has a 2 Megapixel camera, can record high
Well here it is again folks, the weekly SLS Walkabout, in our effort to prepare our readers for their weekend shopping. Featuring some interesting batteries, mainboards and other stuff. Read on to find out more!
VR-Zone has learned that G92 reference card is 9-inch long, same length as the GeForce 8800 GTS but it is single slot. The PCB version is P393. The 1ns DDR3 memories are arranged in 16Mx32x8PCS array. The card has outputs like HDTV, HDCP, DVI, but no display port yet. Expect some interesting PCB and cooler
Seagate announced a 1 terabyte (TB) desktop hard drive that uses government-grade encryption to prevent desktop PC information from falling into the wrong hands, as well as a new 250GB 2.5-inch notebook hard drive.Built with the same Seagate DriveTrust Technology that powers Momentus 5400 FDE.2 hard drives, the world’s first notebook disc drive with built-in
VR-Zone has learned more about the upcoming Nvidia G92 where the official marketing name is most likely to be GeForce 8700 GTS. As revealed earlier, G92 is 65nm based and has 256-bit memory bus width. The reference 8700 GTS card has 8-layer PCB and comes with 512MB GDDR3 1ns memories so the memory clock of
Infoworld reported that HTC is already testing new processors from Qualcomm and hopes to challenge Intel in the market for ultramobile PCs and mobile devices. The Scorpion processor currently being sampled is a 1GHz chip that uses between 250 milliwatts and 500 milliwatts of power compared to Intel A110 processor for ultramobile PCs runs at
While we are lurking around Games Convention Asia one day before it opens, we have spotted a 4-way Tigerton S7000FC4UR server at Anewtech booth. This server is powered by Intel Xeon X7350 quad core "Tigerton" processor clocked at 2.93GHz/1066FSB with 8MB L2 cache topping at 130W TDP. This processor is the highest end of the
DigiTimes reported that ASUS plans to ship 200,000-300,000 Eee PCs by the end of this year and annual shipments for next year will grow to more than three million units at least. ASUS plans to introduce second-generation Eee PCs in April 2008 which will feature Intel’s Merom processors. The power consumption of the next-generation notebooks
Research In Motion (RIM) today introduced the BlackBerry® 8820 in Singapore, the first dualmode BlackBerry smartphone combining EDGE/GPRS/GSM cellular and Wi-Fi® connectivity. The BlackBerry 8820 smartphone supports the 802.11 a/b/g Wi-Fi standards to enable data access for users in Singapore over Wi-Fi connections in the enterprise, as well as through public hotspots and wireless home
An interesting thread appears in our forums showing the upcoming board from ASUS Republic of Gamers series known as Maximus Formula. It is based on the X38/X48 chipset supporting Intel 45nm processors, DDR2-1066 SDRAM and has two x16 PCIe slots. This board has quite an elaborated copper heat-pipe design. Initial price is pretty steep at
Model Core Frequency TDP Price 2350 2.0GHz 95W $ 372 2347 1.9GHz 95W $ 312 2347 HE 1.9GHz 68W $ 372 2346 HE 1.8GHz 68W $ 251 2344 HE 1.7GHz 68W $ 206 8350 2.0GHz 95W $ 1004 8347 1.9GHz 95W $ 774 8347 HE 1.9GHz 68W $ 861 8346 HE 1.8GHz 68W $ 688
DigiTimes reported that NVIDIA is scheduled to launch an updated bridge chip codenamed A05 which supports the GeForce 8600, 8400 as well as the new G92 and G98 series in October. This is due to continued demand, particularly from Internet cafe and emerging markets, for AGP-based products. AMD also planned to introduce AGP versions of
Despite a recent spate of events leading to its parent company, AMD, seeing red in losses over the last two quarters of the year, ATI has pulled through & managed to put another range of cards to add some flavour to the mid range graphics sector potpourri- the HD2600 Series. A departure from the previous
New Trial Service to Feature Asia’s First NFC Stored Value Purse with Over-The-Air Capabilities Singapore, 04 September 2007 – Singapore’s leading electronic payments provider, NETS, has teamed up with Asia’s leading communications provider, Singapore Telecommunications Ltd. (SingTel), to announce the republic’s first Near Field Communication (NFC) trials, which includes a stored value wallet with Over-The-Air
We managed to lay our hands on the Auzentech X-FI Prelude, and that’s another exclusive preview for the day!