We have heard that Shuttle will be putting their SLI-capable Nforce4 XPC on demo at Computex ’05. Based on the Nvidia Nforce 4 SLI MCP, we speculates that the SFF will be based on the ‘P’ Chassis, but how is Shuttle going to improve air circulation within the XPC, especially when the Geforce 6800/6600s are
Twinmos Speed Premium range of memory has been growing in fame among the overclockers. The high clock speeds at aggressive timings that the DDR rams are capable of are just what the performance seekers are looking for. Let’s take a look at this new batch of Speed Premium memory with “BH5” chips.
AMD made market-share gains against rival Intel during the first quarter of 2005, thanks to a refreshed product line. AMD finished the quarter with a 16.9 percent share of the world’s PC processor market, as shown in figures made public by Mercury Research. Intel cornered 81.7 percent of the market during the quarter. The remainder
Info-Tek announced today the release of the GECUBE RADEON® X700 Professional 512MB PCI Express graphics card. The GECUBE RADEON® X700 Professional 512MB PCI Express is equipped with 512MB of memory. In addition to its standard fan design, the GECUBE RADEON® X700 Professional 512MB PCI Express SilenCoolTM series is also entering the market. These high-end
Portable Digital Entertainment Devices has been the talk of the town recently, from PDAs to MP3 players and portable video players, etc… Today, we’ll be taking a closer look at the InnoDV’s IviewPRO.
May 9, 2005 – Built with innovative technologies and rock-solid performance, the Fatal1ty Hardware Series has garnered critical acclaim since its introduction. Today, ABIT is proud to introduce the latest in the Fatal1ty Hardware Series, the Fatal1ty X800 XL 512MB. With blazing speed and exclusive ABIT Engineered technologies, the Fatal1ty X800XL 512MB is the graphics
VIA has unveiled it’s upcoming PCI-Express chipsets to HKEPC. VIA has introduced a series of Dual Graphic Capable chipset. Although Nvidia has only officially reworked it’s forceware drivers for official SLI support on the Nvidia Nforce 4 range of motherboard chipsets and the Intel Serverworks Tumwater chipset, Many manufacturers has successfully engineered their mainboards to
Tyan introduced the next generation of multi-purpose high-end dual AMD Opteron™ servers in the form of the Thunder K8SE (S2892). The Thunder K8SE takes into account the need for a full-feature server platform to handle any number of tasks and applications with capabilities that include the following: Dual AMD Opteron 200 Series Processor supported, with
Good news for all VR-Zone Members. Members can now purchase Benq LCD Monitors and Silverstone Power Supplies at very discounted prices. Offer is exclusive for VR-Zone Members and only applicable at DAT Computer (S) Pte Ltd #05-58 Sim Lim Square For more details on Benq Monitors promotions, please check here. For more details on Silverstone
PalmOne plans to announce later this month its first hard-drive-based product line, LifeDrive Mobile Manager on May 18. The $ 499 device will come with a 4GB Hitachi Microdrive and two flavors of wireless networking–Bluetooth and 802.11b Wi-Fi. Combined with organizer features, the music-playing handheld could compete with Apple Computer’s $ 199 4GB iPod Mini.
Intel President Paul Otellini announced three second-generation dual-core processors and said first-generation prototypes are faring well. Code names for those second-generation dual-core chips are Conroe, for desktop machines; Merom, for laptops; and Woodcrest, for lower-end servers with two processor sockets. They will succeed Presler, Yonah and Dempsey, respectively. Merom is scheduled to arrive late next
At its Intel Spring Analyst meeting in New York on Thursday, Intel showed off two working servers running upcoming dual-core implementations of Xeon code-named Dempsey and Paxville, respectively. Dempsey is part of a dual-core server platform called Bensley, which features Intel’s Hyperthreading technology along with its new high-speed I/O acceleration channel. The platform will officially
Powercolor Bravo X700 PCIe comes with large heatsinks, complete with heatpipes and even an optional fan, but how does the performance and overclocking of this card fare? Could it outperform Nvidia’s Geforce 6600? Click here to find out…
AMD’s next generation of processors will be based on the Socket M2, like the current Socket 939 it will be based on the PGA package, but the pin counts will increase to 940. Looking at the picture above, it seems like it will not be able to accommodate the current AMD Athlon64s and Opterons. The
Sapphire will soon release additional versions of its highly acclaimed Radeon X800XL series of graphics accelerators populated with 512MB of on-board memory. Building on Sapphire’s reputation for special edition graphics cards, the new Sapphire X800XL 512 models will appeal to PC gamers and developers looking for faster and smoother solutions when running high definition graphics
Info-Tek announced today the release of the GECUBE RADEON X800XL PCIe 512MB graphics card. Equipped with the ATI R430XL VPU and 512MB of memory, the GECUBE RADEON® X800XL graphics card supports DX9 for 3D performance while creating the perfect gaming experience with movie-quality graphics. The GECUBE RADEON X800XL PCIe 512MB graphics card outshines other products
Family Models Old Price New Price May 2nd % Drop Sempron (Socket 754) 3100+ 114 108 6.0 3000+ 101 94 6.9 2800+ 88 80 9.0 2600+ 78 70 10.2 Sempron (Socket A) 3000+ 103 103 - 2800+ 90 90 - 2600+ 80 80 - 2500+ 71 67 5.6 2400+ 68 64 5.8 AMD’s price cuts
Class H1 2005 H2 2005 H1 2006 Performance Dothan 533FSB, 2MB L2 770 (2.13GHz) 780 (2.26GHz) Yonah NV 667FSB, 2MB L2 x50 (2.17GHz) x40 (2.0GHz) x30 (1.83GHz) x20 (1.67GHz) Low Voltage Dothan LV 400FSB, 2MB L2 758 (1.5GHz) 778 (1.6GHz) Yonah LV 667FSB, 2MB L2 x48 (1.67GHz) x38 (1.50GHz) Ultra Low Voltage Dothan ULV 400FSB,
The latest SiS roadmap shows that SiS649FX and SiS656FX chipsets are able to support 1066FSB and DDR2-667. EM64T, XD, EIST Technologies are ready on all of SiS P4 chipsets. Dual core technology currently under validation will be ready on all of SiS P4 chipsets. On the AMD front, SiS761GL chipset is added to support AMD