Graphics accelerators are getting hotter without a doubt. From ISA to PCI to AGP and now, PCIe, we’re seeing graphics accelerators supplied with gargantuan cooling compared to that of the last generation. Auxillary power has gone from a few amps off the 12V rail, to nearly tens of amps. Now, we’re just about to witness
What do you do when you have a pair of EVGA 8800GTX ACS3 Edition? Do some High Def Gaming with all eye candy smooth as silk? Or would you prefer to play with some overclocking and churn out some mad frame rates?? All you want here… Cooling, Voltage Mods, the works!
We have previously reported on two new sockets for Nehalem CPUs in 2008 and this time round we will take comparative look at the new sockets offerings from Intel and AMD. Socket B is LGA1366 where the extra contact pads is due to the integrated memory controller on the CPU and AM3 is most likely
A re-design for R600 card and cooling is currently underway to make it shorter and better cooled. The original R600 card design is 12 inches long and ATi is probably trying to shorten it to at least 8800GTX length. The Inquirer has recently reported ATI has already produced some first R600 cards that are clocked
Intel will increase the size of the assembly and test facility it is building in Vietnam from 150,000 square feet to 500,000 square feet and raise its investment from the USD$ 300 million announced in February to USD$ 1 billion. Intel decided to increase the size of the facility after an internal study determined that
Since Gigabyte has canned their secret 975X project for a board which is specially optimized for Kentsfield, they have poured in their R&D effort onto the nForce 680i chipset instead. Previously known as GA-N55SLI-DQ6 and now officially named as GA-N680SLI-DQ6, this board sports 1333FSB support, DDR2 1200MHz memory modules, all-solid capacitor design and Quad-Triple phase
NVIDIA today reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2007 ended October 29, 2006. For the third quarter of fiscal 2007, revenue increased to a record $ 820.6 million, compared to $ 583.4 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2006, an increase of 41 percent. “The third quarter was one of the
Sales of motherboards used in desktop PCs continue to decline ahead of the launch of Windows Vista OS, a sign that could foretell bargains for users in coming months. Slowing demand from PC users ahead of the launch of Vista is the main culprit for falling motherboard sales, while shortages of key components such as
Universal abit launches the IN9 32X-MAX motherboard. Based on the NVIDIA NFORCE 680i SLI/SPP190 chipset, it combines into one of the most overclocking friendly motherboards money can buy. Features include : 5-Phase DIGITAL PWM for precision voltage stability, Silent-OTES heatpipe technology, OC Guru with AutoDrive to automatically overclock per application, 3x SLI, Dolby 7.1 Ch
Galaxy Technology is one of the first to bring you the ultimate solution in newest technologies. That is why we paired the outstanding power of a 8800 GTX card with the ZALMAN’s watercooling. This is an absolute configuration for those seeking for best hardware up to date. Work without any noise coming form the cards
ELSA just announced the new generation graphics boards – ELSA GLADIAC™ 880GTX and ELSA GLADIAC™ 880GTS, powered by lastest generation NVIDIA Geforce™ 8800 graphics processing units.
At the launch of the the 8800GTX and 680i SLI Motherboard from NVIDIA, overclockers and enthusiasts are all traumatised by outrageous 3D benchmark records, performed by the legendary overclocker, KingPin. Basically, the guy totally turned the 3D Records inside out!!! 23K in 3D Mark 06, 30K in 05, 75K in 03….Unbelievable Carnage done!! Congratulate the
ASUS is proud to introduce the EN8800 series, which includes the world’s first DirectX 10-ready graphics cards and provides powerful video capability to score 10,531 on 3DMark06. To offer the e-sport community greater value on their gaming system investments, the EN8800 series includes two hot 3D games: Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter and GTI Racing. The
InnoVISION Multimedia Limited are excited to announce the worlds first DX10 GPUs with Inno3D GeForce 8800GTX and 8800GTS, which feature a powerful unified architecture and delivers an incredibly true-to-life gaming experience.
Core Gaming Gear, better known as Corepad®, the manufacturer and distributor of PC gaming accessories, announced today the release of the Corepad C1 series, premium cloth mouse pads. The Corepad C1 Series are improved premium cloth mouse pads, with a better and smoother top surface. Made of a non-slip rubber base to ensure grip on
OCZ today unveiled the new and improved OCZ NVIDIA® SLI™-Ready branded memory product family. The new PC2-7200 SLI-Ready and PC2-8500 SLI-Ready modules now feature the first ever exclusively designed heatspreader for NVIDIA. With the innovative black XTC heatspreader and bold SLI-Ready logo, the new OCZ SLI-Ready series allows gamers and system builders to build a
Almost every gaming enthusiast has been waiting for a decent Motherboard chipset offering from NVIDIA supporting the latest performance king, the Intel Core 2 Duo, dual x16 PCI-E lanes for Quad SLI support (Quintessential for the High Def Gamers) and official SLI support. When news of the NF590 SLI Intel Edition surfaced, many of them
It is here! The first DirectX 10 Graphics Card, the NVIDIA GeForce 8800GTX! The GeForce 8800 GTX GPU implements a massively parallel, unified shader design, consisting of 128 individual stream processors running at 1.35 GHz. Being Unified in Shaders, each processor is capable of being dynamically allocated to vertex, pixel, geometry, or physics operations. We
SPARKLE Computer Co., Ltd., the professional VGA card manufacturer and supplier, today releases next generation firepower by announcing Calibre P880+ GeForce 8800 GTX and Calibre P880 GeForce 8800 GTS video cards. With unparalleled gaming firepower and high efficient TEC active cooler system for aerospace integrated, the two new flagship products from SPARKLE, Calibre P880+ and
SPARKLE today brings next generation of virtual effects with announcing SPARKLE GeForce 8800 series video cards. Once again, hard-core gamers who are pursuing ultra-realistic gaming experiences now can make 3D horsepower a big step forward with SPARKLE SF-PX88GTX and SF-PX88GTS video cards.