Models H1 ’05 H2 ’05 H1 ’06 H1 ’07 Opteron 800-Egypt / 200-Italy (90nm SOI, Socket 940, Dual Core, 2 x 1MB, SSE3, DDR400) 865/870/875 – 1.8/2.0/2.2GHz 265/270/275 – 1.8/2.0/2.2GHz 100-Denmark (90nm SOI, Socket 939, Dual Core, 2 x 1MB, SSE3, DDR400) 165/170/175 – 1.8/2.0/2.2GHz ? (90nm SOI, Socket F 1207, Dual Core, DDR2 667,
This offer is proudly brought to you by SiS Technologies (ASUS), Kaira Technologies (XFX) and DAT Computer! Item Bundled Items Retail Price Special Price For VR-Zone Members! ASUS A8N SLI Alone $ 235 $ 210 + WL-167G USB 2.0 Wireless G Adapter $ 295 $ 255 + AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Venice $ 505
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Market Segment H1 2005 H2 2005 High End GeForce Go 6800 / Ultra Series NV41M – 12 pipes GeForce Go 7800? G71M (PCI-E) – 16 pipes? Mainstream GeForce Go 6600 Series NV43M – 8 pipes GeForce Go 7600? G73M (PCI-E) – 12 pipes? Value GeForce Go 6400/ 6200 Series NV44M – 4 pipes GeForce Go
ATI today announced the release of a major upgrade to Catalyst™, ATI’s comprehensive software suite that enhances the company’s portfolio of high-performance graphics processors. The publicly available Catalyst 5.6 represents a number of firsts in graphics software including a real-time video preview with on-the-fly adjustments, monthly software upgrades for notebook PCs and plug-and-play HDTV connectivity.
Intel will add a new integrated 945 chipset, the 945GZ, to bring support for Pentium D dual-core processors to the mainstream market, with volume production slated for the first quarter of 2006. The 945GZ will not offer a PCIe x16 graphics port, will only support 800/533 MHz FSB speeds and provide a single-channel DDR2 memory
Seagate today announced the world’s first 2.5-inch disc drive built on perpendicular recording technology — a 160GB notebook PC giant with 25 percent more capacity than the largest capacity notebook drive currently available. Next year Seagate will extend the advantages of perpendicular recording to Momentus 7200.1, a 7,200-rpm drive designed for mobile workstations and other
Seagate today announced a capacity increase to 500GB for its Barracuda 7200 disc drive family, as well as a powerful 3 Gigabit/second Serial ATA (SATA) interface targeted at high- performance applications such as digital video workstations, nearline storage and PC gaming systems. Seagate also announced the new half-terabyte capacity and a new FireWire 800 (IEEE
An article over at Penstarsys suggests that ATI is facing some yield issues with their R520 that leads to the delay and here’s their take : "The information on the R520 suggests that there are some extreme yield problems with the current design. Not only are there few working dice per wafer, but a large
Tul today officially announces the beginning of a business partnership with Infineon. This partnership is initially dealt on Infineon’s DRAM for Tul’s X700 Series graphics boards, and seen as a starting point for a long-term DDR2 support for the graphics boards market. With Tul’s expertise in graphics boards design plus Infineon’s reputation in offering stable
The usual installment of VR-Zone’s weekly Walk Abouts in SLS. Keep yourself updated with SLS’s latest product listings here!
2005 2006 2007 2008 Platform Wyloway UP Presler / Cedarmill Chipset E7230 Mukilteo Platform Bensley Glidewell Xeon DP Irwindale (90nm, 2MB L2, EM64T, DBS) 3.6 / 3.4 / 3.2 / 3.0GHz Dempsey / MV Dempsey (65nm, Dual Core, 1066FSB, 2 x 2MB, VT / iAMT / IOAT) 3.8 / 3.6 / 3.4 / 3.2GHz
Here are the promo items for VR-Zone member this month. 1) Ultra-X SD Card 1GB, VR-Zone member, S$ 134.00 2) MMC Mobile 256MB, VR-Zone member, S$ 59.00 3) RS MMC 512MB, VR-Zone member, S$ 69.00 4) Mini SD 512MB, VR-Zone member, S$ 80.00 5) Speed Premium PC3200 512MB ( 256MB X 2 ), VR-Zone member,
One of the HIS E-retailer Super PC Mart is running a promotion of HIS IceQ II TURBO & IceQ II series on their website. HIS Excalibur Radeon 9600 AGP 256MB DDR Dual DVI Was $ 199.00 Now $ 145.00 HIS X700Pro IceQ Turbo 256MB PCIe Was $ 265.00 Now $ 235.00 HIS X800XL IceQ II
Class H2 2005 Q1 2006 Q2 2006 Performance Dothan 90nm, 533FSB, 2MB L2 780 (2.26GHz) Yonah NV 65nm, Dual Core, 667FSB, 2MB L2, VT, LT x50 (2.17GHz) – $ 636 x40 (2.0GHz) – $ 420 x30 (1.83GHz) – $ 295 x20 (1.67GHz) – $ 240 Low Voltage Dothan LV 90nm, 400FSB, 2MB L2 778 (1.6GHz)
AMD Quad-Core Opteron based on 65nm process, 300mm wafer is targeted for Q1 2006 released according to TheInquirer. The quad core Opterons will be based on F-Stepping cores. If this is true, AMD will be one year ahead of Intel in terms of Quad core offering slated for mid 2007.
Maxtor announced today that the company will be shipping its next-generation 3.5-inch 7200RPM 3.0Gb SATA and ATA 133 hard drives with capacity points up to 500GB in the third quarter of this year. The new capacity will span the company’s line of award-winning products, including Maxtor® QuickView® (consumer electronics – DVR/STBs, DVD/HDD combo devices), MaXLine®
ATI is raising the bar for the mobile enthusiast with the introduction of Mobility™ Radeon® X800 XT. Delivering lightning-fast, ultra-high graphics performance, the Mobility Radeon X800 XT features 16 pixel pipelines-an industry first in notebook graphics. Designed for high-end desktop replacement notebooks and today’s most visually intensive games, the Mobility Radeon X800 XT unleashes the
There’s a whole slew of nVidia Forceware drivers out there, some Beta, some WHQL, majority of which are not official. It takes time to test out each drivers. Save yourself some time, this driver comparison of ours may help you make your decision.
Antec has launched its SmartPower 2.0 line of PC power supplies for dependable, quiet and efficient power. SmartPower 2.0 builds on Antec’s popular SmartPower line of PSUs. Available in 350W to 500W models, the new line of PSUs has been updated to support the latest technologies. SmartPower 2.0 is ATX12V v2.01 compliant and features Antec’s