Our OC guru, Shamino has broke 6GHz clock speed using Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9650 on a modded Foxconn Quantum Force board. Check out his achievements here
ASUS invites entries for an open competition to participate in ASUS Eee PC skin design competition. Entries are invited from the School and General Public category. Entrants can participate in this design competition either as an individual or as a team. Winners will receive a unit of ASUS Eee PC each, as well as prizes
ASIA PACIFIC; October 12, 2007 Acronis, Inc. (http://www.acronis.com), a provider of affordable, scalable storage management and disaster recovery software, has collaborated with Advanced Micro DevicesÂ® Inc. (NYSE: AMD) to help its customers more effectively recover their information on servers and personal computers running on AMD processors.
Palm and M1 today announced the new Palm® TreoTM 500v smartphone on the MobileOne network in Singapore. The new smartphone combines multiple forms of communication and multimedia capabilities with high-speed 3G/UMTS mobile Internet capabilities, allowing users to access popular websites, such as Facebook, Windows Mobile Live Spaces and eBay, whilst on the move.(1) The Palm
NDA product announcement of the RV670 is scheduled for Nov 15, 2007 (12:01 am Eastern Daylight Saving Time) AMD has informed their AIB partners that RV670 launch date is brought forward from Nov 19th to 15th and the official marketing name will be determined by next week so Radeon HD 2950 nomenclature is not craved
CJ showed us how the ATi Crossfire X logo looks like and boards will use this logo if they are certified for multi-GPU (Tripod or Quad). AMD revealed the performance scaling for Crossfire X as below : 1 GPU = 1 x performance 2 GPU = 1.8x performance 3 GPU = 2.6x performance 4 GPU
We take a look at the upcoming MCP73 chipset from Nvidia , that leverages on the Intel Core processor family. This is the first time an Nvidia IGP board is offered for Intel users!
Nvidia is stepping up efforts on getting 3-way SLI ready for launch on Nov 12th. However, to get 3-way SLI up and running, there are a few requirements. Firstly you need a 3-way SLI drivers. Secondly, you need either a 680i SLI or the upcoming 780a/780i SLI board with at least 3 PCIe x16 slots.
Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong Limited¡¡(SCEH), announced the release and availability of the new PlayStation®Portable (PSP®) Slim and Lite in Singapore from 10 October 2007, at a retail price of S$ 280 (GST included). The new PSP® will be available in three colors – Piano Black, Ceramic White and Ice Silver.
micronDR (S) Pte Ltd (www.microndr.com.sg), the data recovery specialist, today announces that until November 30, 2007, all customers with mechanically damaged drives will get a free portable hard disk drive to store their recovered data. This is an industry first as most disaster recovery vendors use DVDs to store recovered data. The new drive also
As we have mentioned before, Phenom X2 branding will be changed to Athlon going forward. The dual core Athlon 6-series are based on Kuma core originally scheduled for launch in Q4 this year are pushed back 2 quarters to Q2 2008 to make way for arrival of triple-core Phenom 7-series in March. There will be
Sony will be officially introducing their 40GB rendition of their widely acclaimed Playstation 3 on the 11th of November at a SRP of SGD$ 559.00 after GST. At the same time, the PS3 40GB will also be available in a refreshing ceramic white color. The PS3 40GB is also no longer backward-compatible with all PS2
AMD has confirmed the model name and clock speed of the upcoming quad-core Phenom processors and plans to launch them as scheduled in Nov/Dec while Phenom FX will launched in Q1 next year. AMD plans to add higher clocked Phenom FX and Phenom quad-core processors in Q2 next year. Phenom FX-82 will be clocked at
VR-Zone got to know that AMD is revising its new Desktop model number structure again for greater simplicity based on customer feedbacks. Going forward, desktop models will be comprised of Desktop Brand and Model Number only. Also note that Phenom X2 brand has been changed to Athlon 6-Series.
At the WCG 20007 Grand Finals held at Seattle, USA, audiences and visitors were able to witness the worldwide launch of the the Razer Lycosa and Piranha! Check them out right here !
The Intel X38 Express Chipset, codenamed the Bonetrail, is a chipset that many enthusiasts around the world were anticipating, with a supposed considerable performance gain over the P35 chipset. With a new wave of Intel X38 motherboards hitting the market, we test the flagship models of 2 leading motherboard makers, the Gigabyte X38-DQ6 and the
AMD plans to launch the new Triple-Core processor family by Q1 next year and it will be called Phenom 7-series instead. The codename for the Triple-core processors is Toliman, a 65nm quad-core Agena core based with one core disabled. VR-Zone has learned that there will be 2 models at launch; Phenom 7700 and 7600 clocked
It seems like more GeForce 8800 GT card photos have surfaced online as seen in our forums and apparently another website in China got the inside scoop. This time round the PCB is black in color, which looks better than the reference green PCB. The GPU heat-spreader looks the any other G80 series and the
"R680" = ati2mtag_RV630, PCIVEN_1002&DEV_950F CHW showed us a list of the upcoming GPUs from AMD found inside the latest beta Catalyst drivers and interestingly, R680 is mentioned inside. We told you before that R680 is slated for Q1 2008 supporting PCI Express 2.0, DX 10.1, Double Precision FP, Quad Crossfire, UVD etc. The card is
CHW has a slide on the the GeForce 8800 GT which confirmed the specs we told you earlier. Also we heard that the single slot cooler on the 8800 GT card has 3 heat-pipes and Nvidia told its partners that it won’t be hot.