Following the successful round of preliminaries at Ngee Ann Poly in July 2006, the second round of WGT preliminaries is scheduled to start at the Business Faculty of Singapore Management University (SMU) on the 22nd Aug 2006 and will last for three days until 24th Aug 2006. The preliminaries at SMU would be opened to
We have ran some tests on a modified ASUS P5WDH Deluxe. Results are quite impressive. Take a look here.
I opened up the mailbox today and found a Gift from Hell….
Check out the upcoming DFI Motherboards, including Estimated dates, which are basically a shift from DDR1 chipsets over to DDR2. We will be receiving the DFI LAN Party nF590 SLI AM2 Motherboard in the coming week for testing!
The V1 notebook series is an ultra slim 15.4″ notebook with a detachable docking station that accommodates a wide range of connectivity that will increase work efficiency and provide higher mobility. ASUS V1J notebook series offers a smart balance of mobility and performance with comprehensive security feature that protects with both software as well as
Here are some pictures of ATi’s upcoming X1950XTX. Our pictures compare the physical difference between the X1900XTX and the X1950XTX. The overall simpler PCB layout of the X1950XTX points towards a less power consuming card. Overclockers should be rather assured, GPU Core voltage can be adjusted via Overclockers’ Tool and so can Memory Voltage (it
As petroleum pricing continues to rocket into the invisible dimension of infinity, the price to pay for power is becoming ridiculous to behold. Thinking about jumping to a less power-consuming platform? The Gigabyte GA-8I945GMMFY-RH is here to save the day!
For those of you who can’t wait until the Radeon X1950 to debut on the 27th, ATI has already started to cut pricing on the ASICs for the Radeon X1900 series cards: Radeon X1900 CrossFire, X1900XTX, X1900XT and X1900GT. Essentially, all of the ATI cards have shifted down a price tier, leaving the top USD$
Kingston Technology Company today announced its new line of Personal Media Players (PMPs). With its highly stylized design and ultra-slim form factor, K-PEX (Kingston Personal Entertainment eXperience) allows users to watch videos, listen to music, play video games and store/view photographs. The Kingston K-PEX is currently available in the North America, Latin America and Asia/Pacific
In our endless attempts to squeeze out the last MHz from our processors, some of us have resorted to removing the integrated heat spreaders on our processors in a bid to improve thermal efficiency, to garner that 2-3 degrees, and trade it for that final 10MHz. The LGA socket processors use a solder thermal interface
The ASUS P5W DH Deluxe is definitely a motherboard targeted at the enthusiasts. It looks good, performs well and offers quite a fair bit of overclocking features. Like a free-lance artist roaming the streets, I took my drawing pencil, this time round to the P5W DH.
VR-Zone Toshiba Notebook Super Saver!! Promotion period: 4th August to 27th August 2006 2 Top-Notch Notebooks now made more affordable for everyone: Save SGD$ 400, Enjoy FREE gifts, FREE 1GB Memory upgrade & receive tickets to watch the AFC U-17 Championship Games with the promotional purchase of Toshiba Satellite M100-P341 & Toshiba Portege M500-P140. Hurry,
ASUS today introduced the WL-600g, the WL-500W and the MyPal A639 GPS PDA. The WL-600g is an all-in-one device that incorporates ADSL modem, wireless router and ftp printer server functions, while the WL-500W Super Speed N multifunctional wireless router adopts the latest 802.11n draft to deliver high-speed data transfer and unparalleled interoperability between n-draft devices.
It’s been a while since we’ve last taken a look at Shuttle’s SFF (Small Form Factor) XPC’s offering. The XPC’s still keeping up with the latest platforms, so shall we not look at Shuttle’s XPC SN27P2 based on the rather new AMD AM2 platform? No benchmark numbers but a tonne of sweet pictures to share
Today’s businesses are relying more and more on digital data. Spreadsheets, presentations, and reports: critical items that keep businesses running smoothly. Many organizations neglect to determine exactly how secure their data is, thinking that a data backup solution is either too complicated or too costly. The N4100 NAS Device from Thecus brings the answer. With
Coolaler is breaking new SuperPi World Records every other day. His latest attack brought him down to 9.000 seconds in SuperPi 1M, less than a hair-line away from the 8 seconds frontier! Did it with Liquid Nitrogen Cooling on his Intel Core 2 Duo X6800 running at a jaw-dropping speed of 5526MHz, close to 2x
Fan Technology may be one of the most under-rated tech in the PC industry, so thank God for the specialists such as Noctua. They have just introduced the new NF-S12 120mm fan series, specifically developed for the ultra-low-noise range The NF-S12 fans are up to 10% quieter at the same flow rate than current high-end
OCZ Technology Group today announced the PC2-6400 SOE Urban Elite, a premium DDR2-800 part with ultra-low timings of 4-4-3. This exclusive gaming solution is part of the award winning OCZ Special Ops Edition (SOE) family and features an urban camouflage motif heatspreader. Gamers can now benefit from the performance of enhanced latencies and top quality
Creative Announces ZEN Neeon 2 – The Sleek New MP3 Player for Music, Photos and Video. The Creative ZEN Neeon 2 will be available in August at a suggested retail price of SGD$ 199 (USD$ 124) for the 1GB model and SGD$ 269 (USD$ 165) for the 2GB model (available in black, silver, pink, blue