Intel has an interesting launch on their latest Centrino Duo mobile technology earlier this week and we are pleased to hear from Gary Willihnganz, the Director of Marketing from Intel Technology Asia sharing with us the direction of the new platform.
MicroCool Systems is known mainly for their chipset cooling solutions. Although the cooling solutions they have offered up until this point has been limited to the chipset area, they have taken the chance of crossing over to the CPU cooling when they saw the chance to. The low heat output of the Pentium Ms give
Our friends over at HKEPC posted some interesting information on the NVIDIA Quad SLI technology through an interview with NVIDIA desktop chipset manager, George Myers. Apparently, the SLI technology on the Gigabyte 3D1 and ASUS Extreme DUAL cards is different from the Quad SLI technology. Each of the Dual 7800GTX 512 card is specially made
At the 2006 Consumer Electronics Show, Seagate introduced innovative consumer products that add exciting benefits and functionality to already proven Seagate consumer product lines. The Seagate Portable Hard Drive will boost storage capacity to 160GB, which is 30% over the current standard while maintaining the same compact footprint. For data-intensive applications such as video editing
The following modification is a current booster mod for the PCI Express slots on your motherboards to potentially increase the current that the PCI Express slot can supply for your display cards.
AMD today announced the immediate availability of the AMD Athlon™ 64 FX-60 dual-core processor, the world’s ultimate processor for PC enthusiasts. Providing exceptional PC performance on games, digital media and intense applications, the new AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor will allow enthusiasts to experience the next generation of multi-core supported games and applications using
SMCWBR14T-G is one of SMC most feature-packed home broadband router. Equipped with features that are seldom seen in other routers, we now examined the usefulness of such features.
The ASUS P5WD2-E Premium is the successor of the popular PW5D2 Premium mainboard. Based on the latest Glenwood 975X chipset coupled with Intel’s very successful ICH7R Southbridge featuring Intel Matrix Storage Technology, the ASUS P5WD2-E Premium is here to take the enthusiast market by storm.
The Sapphire Radeon X800 GTO² Limited Edition is another Radeon X800 GTO that comes with 16 pipelines straight out of the box. Interestingly, this card comes with an R480 core as opposed to R430 / R432 that we’ve seen on other X800 GTOs we’ve seen before. Check out this review to see how it stacks
NVIDIA took its acclaimed SLI technology to a new level today by introducing support for the industry’s first ever Quad SLI-certified PC. Delivering the most extreme high definition gaming experience available on the PC, Quad SLI features four of NVIDIA’s flagship GeForce® 7800 GTX GPUs with an NVIDIA nForce®4 SLI X16 motherboard. The XPS system
NVIDIA introduced three new GPUs—the NVIDIA GeForce Go 7800, GeForce Go 7600, and GeForce Go 7400 GPUs—bringing cutting-edge 3D, high-definition, home theatre–quality video and advanced power management to the notebook market. These three additional GeForce Go 7 Series GPUs are included in tier one OEM notebooks launching at or shortly after CES. OEM design wins,
XpertVision has been concentrating on their line of NVIDIA powered Graphics Cards for the past few months. Today, we take a look at something not just new to the XpertVision chain of graphics cards, but also to the graphics card market. Alhough the X1600 Pro was announced quite some time back, it’s only now that
Leadtek brings a new level of graphics performance and display flexibility to the mainstream PC. The new Quadro NVS 440 PCI Express professional graphics card provides rock-solid hardware that delivers crystal clear images and display flexibility with support for both analog and digital displays. Power by two state-of-the-art GPUs (Graphics Processing Units) and equipped with
Creative today announced the Fatal1ty 2020 Mouse, the gaming mouse co-developed for competitive PC gaming with professional gamer Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel. The Creative Fatal1ty 2020 Mouse will be available in early 2006 for an estimated street price of $ 69.99. It will be demonstrated from Thursday, January 5 through Sunday, January 8 at the Consumer
NVIDIA G71 should start sampling as soon as next week. The chip should work around 700 MHz frequency and it should feature 32 pixel pipelines. NVIDIA scheduled its launch and world wide availability in stores for February 2006 but if all goes well it might actually launch at the same time as ATI, in the
We have gotten some information regarding a very cool board from AOpen which is targeted at gamers and enthusiasts alike. This AOpen 975Xa-YDG is based on Intel 975X chipset but instead of supporting the usual LGA775 flavors CPUs like Presler and Prescott, this board supports Yonah dual/single core processors. Yonah is certainly a powerful CPU
We came to know that Radeon X1900 XTX (R580) will officially be clocked at 650MHz core and 1550Mhz for the memory while the X1900 XT will be officially clocked at 625MHz / 1450MHz. The reason for the lower memory clocks for X1900 XT is unclear yet since the X1800XT is already clocked at 1.5GHz. It
ARCTIC COOLING launches new series of Graphic card coolers named Accelero (X1 for NVDIA 6800/ 7800 Series and X2 for ATI X1800/ X1900 Series). Vibrations caused by the rotating fan are absorbed by a patented vibration muffler. Complex airflow simulations were conducted during development of the fan, the results were incredible cooling performance at extremely
AMD today unveiled its vision to apply the power and flexibility of the PC to enable enhanced digital entertainment experiences on all the screens in peoples’ lives. As part of this vision, AMD plans to extend the professional AMD LIVE! brand to full-featured consumer multimedia desktop and notebook PCs expected to be delivered in mid-2006.
Intel formally unveiled a new brand identity today that represents a significant milestone in the company’s history and further signifies the company’s evolution to a market-driving platform solutions company. The key technologies behind Intel’s platform focus include the microprocessor, chipset and software that together enhance system performance and improve the overall user experience. Intel’s new