• Intel Talks About Nehalem, Larrabee & Sandy Bridge

    Intel today discussed upcoming leading edge microprocessors and technologies. Nehalem is scalable with future versions having anywhere from 2 to 8 cores, with Simultaneous Multi-threading, resulting in 4 to 16 thread capability, 8 MB level-3 cache, 731 million transistors, Quickpath interconnects (up to 25.6GB per second), integrated memory controller...

  • Preliminary Voltage Modifications: NVIDIA 9800GX2 Voltage Modifications

    The NVIDIA 9800GX2 has just hit the shelves and at VR-Zone, we work out the Voltage Modifications before anything else. Here’s a little preliminary modifications for those who are flying the soldering iron, and SLIcing up some double patties.

  • Apple launches Aperture 2 in Singapore

    Apple today introduce Aperture 2, the next major release of its groundbreaking photo editing and management software with over 100 new features that makes it faster, easier to use and more powerful. With a streamlined user interface and entirely new image processing engine, Aperture 2 also introduces new imaging...

  • Inno3D releases Geforce 9600GT DIY 3-in-1 IChill Edition

    Hong Kong 14th March 2007 – Inno3D is excited to introduce the next generation i-Chill Zerotherm Hurricane (HC92) cooler with the latest Geforce 9600GT. Boosting overclocking speeds with up to 750/1940Mhz with 3-In-ONE cooling performance! The HC92 is the best solution for passive and active cooling that is built...

  • LG launches KS20 Windows Mobile Phone

    Singapore, March 13 2008 – LG Electronics, a worldwide technology leader in mobile communications has today announced the launch of its first Windows Mobile ® 6 smartphone in Asia – the LG KS20. Designed to provide an enriched mobile internet experience in a slim and stylish device, the LG...

  • 3 Way SLI Revived: Asus Striker II Extreme NVIDIA 790i Motherboard

    Asus has been pumping out “Striker” motherboards for a few generations of SLI-capable chipsets already. The third iteration is here, and it supports not just three way SLI, but third generation DDR memory as well. A potential enthusiast platform indeed, but will it live up to its promise?

  • Silverstone TJ-10 ESA – Green Beam Glory

    The enthusiast community has always regarded Silverstone cases as one of the best that’s available in the market, and modders are always on the lookout for Silverstone cases because of their modding potential. This time round, Silverstone pairs up with Nvidia to introduce their latest Tower case, the TJ-10...

  • 55nm RV770 & G92b Die Sizes Comparison

    Our good friend CJ told us some time ago about a die shrink on the G92 from 65nm to 55nm codenamed G92b and it is evident from the information we gotten yesterday that Nvidia is preparing a shift to 55nm on some of the upcoming mobile GPUs. However, we...

  • Forceware 174.40 & 174.51 For GeForce 9800 GX2 & 9800 GTX

    VR-Zone is proud to bring you 2 sets of latest Forceware drivers available for download. Forceware 174.40 is meant for GeForce 9800 GTX and GeForce 9600 GT users while Forceware 174.51 RC is meant for GeForce 9800 GX2 users. Forceware 174.40 is available in both 32-bit Vista and XP...

  • Nvidia Prepares 55nm G92 Against AMD RV770

    VR-Zone has learned that Nvidia is preparing to shrink G92 process technology from 65nm to 55nm to better compete against the upcoming RV770. DigiTimes today reported that RV770 will come along by end Q2 which is about the same timeframe as the 55nm G92. Most probably, you will see...

  • Nvidia To Cut Some AIC Partners?

    We heard faintly that Nvidia is going to cut some AIC partners because their volume fell below NV’s expectations. This is what happen when you are not ordering enough cards and GPUs from them. Let’s see which AIC partner will switch over to AMD/ATI camp soon.

  • Intel To Start Ramping Dunnington In Q3 & Nehalem in Q4

    Here’s a transition guidance for the upcoming Nehalem and Dunnington processors. There is an early Dunnington ramp in Q3 and it is expected to ramp up till year end reaching ~45% of the overall Expandable (EX) segment comprised of the Tigerton and Tulsa currently. For the Efficient Performance (EP)...

  • Intel Xeon DP CPUs Pricing Updated

    Xeon DP X5470 and L5430 based on quad core Harpertown will cost $ 1386 and $ 562 respectively while X5470 based on dual core Wolfdale will cost $ 1172 at launch in Q3 ’08.

  • Auzentech X-fi Prelude 7.1

    Auzentech has won quite a number of fans since their launch by producing high quality and well designed soundcards for consumers and enthusiasts alike. Today, we will take a look at their latest soundcard, the X-Fi Prelude 7.1 which combines Auzentech’s engineering with Creative’s X-Fi chipset. Read on to...

  • Intel Mobile Processors Pricing Updated

    The first quad-core mobile part, the Core 2 Extreme QX9300 for Montevina Platform will come along in Q3 for $ 1038. Intel has also added two new Celeron processors; Celeron 585 and 575 based on the older 65nm Merom core for the Montevina Value Platform. Lastly, the Atom N270...

  • 35W Montevina Desktop CPUs Price Up

    Core 2 Extreme QX9300 is the first quad-core part of the 35W Montevina desktop processor family and will arrive in Q3 for US$ 970. The dual-core 45nm parts like X9100, T9600, T9400, P9500, P8600 and P8400 will come along this June for $ 851, $ 530, $ 316, $...

  • Intel Atom Processor Pricing Unveiled

    Intel has a new low-cost segment called “Nettop” designed for basic internet centric and content consumption usage models. It is based on 45nm Atom processors codenamed Diamondville. Intel will release Atom 230, a 1.6GHz clocked single core Diamondville processor for $ 29 in Q2. Higher clocked Atom and dual-core...

  • GeForce 9800 GTX w/ Forceware 174.40 On March 25th

    NVIDIA_G92.DEV_0612.1 = "NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX" NVIDIA_G94.DEV_0622.1 = "NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT" Nvidia GeForce 9800 GTX launch date is set on March 25th and its Forceware version for launch is 174.40 dated 28th February 2008. The drivers provide support for GeForce 9600 GT too. Download links will be provided...

  • IT Show 2008 Coverage!

    ITShow Singapore 2008, Largest IT Show, Digital, Mobile, Consumer Electronics Exhibition Ever Held in Singapore! Brought to you by VR-Zone.com

  • Thecus N3200M NAS Powered By AMD Geode

    Thecus has worked closely with AMD and now introduces the all-new N3200M. Coming this spring, the N3200M features AMD technology and delivers a complete media and storage solution perfect for the home. Based on the AMD Geode™ processor, the N3200M’s design concept is centered on the home theater. For...