• Intel UMPC & MID Roadmap Unveiled

    Intel has emphasized on Menlow 2008 platform during IDF and unveiled 5 Atom “Silverthorne” processors along with Poulsbo chipset. Intel called Poulsbo chipset as a System Controller Hub (SCH) that basically combines the MCH and ICH into a single chip. VR-Zone learned that there will be 3 SKUs; US11L...

  • Aquagrafx Water Blocks For 9800 GX2

    As of next week the aquagrafx 9800 GX2 will be available. The cooler is made of 2 consecutively circulated coolers made of pure copper (99.9%). The coolers are extreme thin and therefore pretty light, so the total weight is under 800 g. The aquagrafx achieves excellent temperatures and cools...

  • Kingston HyperX DDR3 Is NVIDIA SLI Certified

    Kingston today announced its family of HyperX DDR3 memory modules have been SLI-certified by NVIDIA. The HyperX DDR3-1625 and DDR3-1800 memory kits winning NVIDIA SLI-validation are available now and the 2GHz HyperX PC3-16000 (KHX16000D3K2/2G) memory modules are planned for later in the quarter.

  • Intel Unveiled 5 Atom CPUs at IDF

    Intel today introduced five new Intel® Atom™ processors and Intel Centrino® Atom™ processor technology for Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) and embedded computing solutions at the Intel Developer Forum in Shanghai. The technology package includes the Intel® Atom™ processor (formerly codenamed “Silverthorne”) plus a single-chip with integrated graphics called the...

  • Club3D 9600GT 512MB OC Edition w/ Arctic Cooling

    Club3D is going to launch their 9600GT Overclock edition fitted with cooler from Arctic Cooling next week. The price is about 139 euros. The card is clocked at 700MHz core and 1.9GHz GDDR3 memory.

  • EVGA Introduces 9800GX2 Superclocked, KO & SSC Cards

    EVGA is now introducing an update to the fastest graphics solution, the EVGA 9800GX2 Superclocked, KO and SSC. Specs at a glance : 2x 65nm GPU’s @ 675MHz, 256 Stream Processors at 1674MHz, 2.1GHz memory clock.

  • VIA Targets VX800 IGP Chipset For Ultra Mobile Market

    VIA today announced the new VIA VX800 Series of digital media IGP chipsets featuring the latest video, graphics and connectivity performance in a single chip measuring just 33 x 33mm. The VIA VX800 Series comprises two primary digital media IGP chipsets, the VIA VX800 for ultra thin and light...

  • All Brands GeForce 9800 GTX Cards Roundup

    VR-Zone has rounded up a total of 23 different brands of GeForce 9800 GTX from ASUS, MSI, Leadtek, Inno3D, Sparkle, XFX, Foxconn, POV, Chaintech, Albatron, Elsa, Palit, Gainward, BFG, ZOTAC, EVGA, ZOGIS, Gigabyte, PNY, Club3D, AXLE, ECS, Forsa. Among all, it seems Foxconn is the most aggressively clocked at...

  • XFX Unveiled GeForce 9800 GTX

    Featuring HybridPower™ technology, the 9800 GTX manages expectations in a way unheard of in previous cards, allowing users with a HybridPower™ compatible motherboard to power down their GeForce 9800 GTX graphics card when running less graphically intense applications. The result: a silent, low power PC experience. Best of all,...

  • Chaintech APOGEE Series GAE98GTX

    Walton Chaintech introduces new GeForce® 9 series graphics card CHAINTECH APOGEE Series GAE98GTX. It is clocked at 675MHz core and 2.2GHz memory default.

  • NVIDIA GT200 : GeForce 9900 GTX & 9900 GT In Q3

    No it is not some April Fool jokes. VR-Zone has learned that there will be two high end parts from Nvidia to replace the current GeForce 9800 GX2 and 9800 GTX in Q3. These two parts are GeForce 9900 GTX and GeForce 9900 GT based on the new GT200...

  • Sapphire FireGL V7700 Card w/ DisplayPort

    Sapphire today announced it is advancing application performance with stunning imagery through the introduction of the first commercially available 3D workstation graphics card with DisplayPort support. The card features 512MB of memory, Dual Link DVI Output and is expected to begin shipping in April 2008.

  • Another Key Executive Left AMD/ATI

    Seems like another key executive from the AMD graphics department has left too to take up a post at another company, according to an official press release from AMD. Victor Peng, is the VP of Silicon Engineering in the Graphics Products Group (GPG) at AMD. He was previously from...

  • ASUS HD 3850 X2 Card Specs & Pics

    ASUS is preparing their self-designed HD 3850 X2 card for mass production next week so we can expect the cards to hit the retail market by mid April. The pricing is expected to be around US$ 350. ASUS EAH3850 X2 card has two HD 3850 GPUs with 1GD DDR3...

  • Vijay Sharma, Key Executive of AMD/ATI Resigned

    VR-Zone came to know that one of the key AMD executive, Vijay Sharma, the Director of Product Marketing Graphics Products Group has left. The reason cited is that he wishes to purse other opportunities not related to graphics business. His decision is kind of sudden as he had just...

  • Intel P45 Schedule Still On Track

    DigiTimes reported that Intel is delaying the launch schedule of its P45 chipset from originally in May to mid-June due to compatibility problem between the PCI Express x16 port and graphics cards. The problem should be solved and ready to launch 2-4 weeks behind the original launch schedule. One...

  • AMD & Nvidia New Graphics Cards Line-Up For Q2

    Here’s how the products stack up for Q2 between AMD and Nvidia. In April, we will see the introduction of HD 3850 X2, HD 3830, HD 3650 OC from AMD as well as GeForce 9800 GTX. HD 3830 is actually HD 3690 but the latter is meant for China market...

  • ASUS My Cinema – PE9400 Combo

    ASUS has today introduced the new PCI-express TV card, the ASUS My Cinema – PE9400 Combo. This versatile piece of hardware is able to support both digital (ATSC/QAM) and analog (NTSC) TV programs formats, and is embedded with a MPEG2 hardware encoder for reduced CPU loading with guaranteed high-quality...

  • Sneaked In View: Foxconn BlackOps Intel X48 Overclocking Platform

    Overclocking is all the rage these days and we are seeing some formidable brew at Foxconn, a laid-back OEM in the past. Someone sneaked into our office and left us a piece of puzzle we can’t fit together…

  • AMD B3 Phenom X4 & X3 Pricing Compared

    AMD has finally launched the B3-step Phenom processors today with quad-core Phenom X4 9850, 9750, 9650, 9550 and 9100e as well as tri-core Phenom X3 8600 and 8400. The highest speed Phenom X4 9850 at 2.5GHz will only cost $ 235 while the lowest speed Phenom X4 9100e at...