Intel has brought forward the launch of Yorkfield Extreme Edition from Q1 2008 to Q4 2007 bringing pressure to AMD Phenom FX slated for launch later this year. Intel has not determined the final clock speed of Yorkfield Extreme Edition but it will be at least 3.33GHz/1333FSB with 2 x 6MB shared L2 cache. Yorkfield
Intel has revealed some information on the management and security features of the Eaglelake chipset. New technologies such as Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) v5.0, VT for Directed I/O (VT-d), Trusted Execution Technology (TXT), Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2, “Danbury” Technology and FIS-based port multipliers are to be available on Eaglelake-P, G and Q chipsets
Intel is preparing to include Penryn line-up for the Santa Rosa Refresh in Q1 2008 with Penryn-based Core 2 Extreme clocked at 2.8GHz/800FSB with 6MB shared L2 cache and Penryn-based Core 2 Duo series from 2.1-2.6Ghz clock speed with 3/6MB variants. Faster clocked and higher FSB Penryn will be available in Q2 2008 for Montevina
In the latest roadmap we have seen, the models number and specs of the 45nm quad-core Harpertown and dual-core Wolfdale have been revealed. They are slated to launch in Q4 this year succeeding the current Clovertown and Woodcrest. All Harpertown processors sport 2 x 6MB of shared L2 cache with 1333FSB and are clocked above
Intel is moving to IT usage based segmentation for future Nehalem and Tukwila platforms in H2 2008. The current Itanium segment will be renamed as Mission Critical (MC), Enterprise MP to be known as Expandable (EX), Volume DP to be known as Efficient Performance (EP) and lastly Entry UP to be called Entry (EN). For
Albatron has recently announced the exciting new “Blue Ray Decoder Card” giving mainstream users a great alternative to Integrated Graphics. This low-profile VGA card can provide even the most basic systems with High Definition video playback including Blu-ray and HD-DVD. This card also supports DirectX 10, boosting 3D graphics performance for the Windows® Vista™ operating
SteelSeries announced the SteelSeries Siberia Neckband Headset, the first circumaural neckband headset created for professional gaming. The new professional gaming headset is optimized for use with personal computers while offering "street-style" functionality for use with MP3-players and other digital devices.The original Siberia Full-Size Headset was released in late 2004 and instantly became a smash-hit among
VR-Zone brings you on a 2nd joyride with the Asus Xonar D2!
The final showdown of the Asia Pacific: ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007 Day 2: Inter Country Battle! 8 countries battle it out on one of the most powerful setups, not yet on the shelves! Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700 and ASUS Republic Of Gamers Blitz Extreme Motherboard!!
ASUS has today released the brand new ROG Blitz Extreme motherboard and Black Pearl Special Edition P5K Premium motherboards. The ASUS ROG Blitz series of motherboards also comes in two other versions – the ROG Blitz Formula and the ROG Blitz Formula (Special Edition). Both versions will come with Crosslinx, however only the ROG Blitz
VR-Zone is proud to present you with what happened on Day 1 at the anticipated Asus Overclocking Championship 2007!
Atlas Sound & Vision, Singapore’s leading premium audio visual retailer and distributor, today announced the availability of the limited edition Loewe Individual television adorned with Swarovski crystals. The high resolution LCD panels (1366 x 768 pixels) combined with the new Loewe Digital+ platform allow for optimal viewing pleasure and brilliant pictures in 16:9 cinema format
ELSA launched her latest 8500 series 3D game card – ELSA GLADIAC 850GT 256B3 2DT. Powered by NVIDIA G86 engine, ELSA GLADIAC 850GT 256B3 supports up to 600MHz core clock. With advanced NVIDIA G86 technology, ELSA GLADIAC 850GT 256B3 fully support DirectX 10, Shader Model 4.0, OpenGL 2.0 and Windows Vista. 256MB -1.4ns GDDR3 Memory
The Adamas case is NZXT’s Classic series flagship case, and it definitely looks good… Sit back and relax while we strip the case inside out to give you guys a piece of our mind.
We took a look at the Creative Zen Stone just before we set off for Computex in June. During this period, Creative added an one-inch LCD to the product and viola, we’ve got the Zen Stone Plus! At the same time, Creative also launched the Travelsound Stone speakers to compliment the stone…
For those who are eagerly awaiting for Auzen X-FI Prelude 7.1 sound card, the mass production is going to kick off by second week of July so the cards should make their way into the retail channels by end July. Using the Creative X-FI CA20K audio processor, the Prelude 7.1 enjoy features like EAX 5.0,
After looking at a whole slew of high-end and mid-end graphics offerings from both Nvidia and ATI, it’s time for us to take a look at something on the budget side… Presenting to you the Zotac Geforce 8400GS…
Family Model Frequency TDP Price ETA Opteron – Barcelona (65nm, Quad Core, 4x512KB L2, 2MB L3) 2348 1.9GHz 95W $ 320 Sep 2350 2.0GHz 95W $ 390 Sep 2352 2.1GHz 95W $ 450 Oct 2354 2.2GHz 95W $ 610 Oct 2356 2.3GHz 95W $ 795 Oct 2358 2.4GHz 120W $ 1180 Oct 2360 2.5GHz 120W
OCZ today announced the release of the Silencer® 750 Quad CrossFire™ Edition under the PC Power & Cooling line. Designed to offer consumers a combination of legendary PSU architecture and the ultimate in quiet power management, the CrossFire Silencer is the ideal power solution for gamers and ATI enthusiasts. The "fiery red" exterior of this
Taipei, Taiwan, June 25th 2007 – Shuttle Inc – leading designer of small form factor (SFF) computers and accessories and maker of multi-form-factor solutions today launches its next generation, high performance platform – the Shuttle XPC Glamor Series SG33G5. Being based on the highly efficient Intel® G33 Express chipset it delivers the latest Shuttle technologies