• Elpida Unveiled Fastest DRAM @ 4.8GHz

    Elpida and Rambus today introduced the industry’s fastest DRAM, the 512Mb, 4.8GHz XDR™ DRAM, based on Rambus’ XDR memory architecture. With a 9.6GB/s data transfer rate delivers six times the peak bandwidth of industry-standard DDR2-800 memory devices. The 4.8GHz XDR device is manufactured using Elpida’s 70 nm process technology...

  • Kingston Released 4GB microSDHC Card

    Kingston today announced it is releasing microSD High-Capacity (SDHC™) Flash memory cards, starting with a 4GB microSDHC card in a Class 4 speed rating. Providing speed and capacity increases in the smallest footprint available, Kingston® microSDHC cards are perfect to meet the rising communication and multimedia demands of mobile...

  • Celebrating Kingston 20th Anniversary; Personalize Your Kingston Qee!

    To celebrate its 20th anniversary this year, Kingston is releasing a special 20th anniversary limited edition commemorative doll called Kingston Qee. Throught this doll the company hopes that everyone can embrace all the joy and happiness for an unforgettable celebration together. The design of Kingston Qee symbolizes how Kingston...

  • Nvidia N100 SLI Chip For Intel Chipsets Boards

    Fudzilla revealed that Nvidia has a chip called N100 for notebook makers to bring SLI to Intel mobile platforms since they didn’t have any notebook chipsets for Intel. This same chip will also bring SLI to the high end enthusiasts gaming platform codenamed Skulltrail. Motherboard makers might even employ...

  • Single Slot G92 Card Possible Thermal Issues

    INQ talks about the thermal problems of G92 and it seems that the single slot cooling solution is causing some headaches to Nvidia. We heard that Nvidia has recently put out an urgent request to chassis makers to send in their cases for thermal analysis which is assumed to...

  • The World Gamemaster Tournament – 2007 Edition!

    An event organised annually by Asus, a world leader in motherboard and graphics solutions, the World Gamemaster Tournament also takes place in Singapore, right here at Funan Digitalife mall. VR-Zone brings you closer to the gaming action!

  • GeForce 8800 GT Overclocking Is Good

    We heard the overclocking headroom for GeForce 8800 GT is pretty impressive mainly due to the finer 65nm process technology. However, Nvidia has purposely limits the core clock at 600MHz so its performance won’t get too close to the GeForce 8800 GTS thereby hurt its sales. However, users can...

  • Nvidia Plans New GeForce 8800 GTS SKU

    It seems that Nvidia is planning another GeForce 8800 GTS SKU with more stream processors. This is to widen the performance gap between the upcoming 8800 GT and 8800 GTS as 8800 GT is coming too close and it might hurt the sales of 8800 GTS. As such, the...

  • MSI P35 Platinum – Insights to the dominance of the P35 chipset

    Yes, we’re still at it with Intel’s P35 chipset even though Intel X38-based boards are streaming in slowly. Today, we’ll be pitting MSI’s offering against our fastest Intel P35 chipset-based motherboard, the ASUS P5K Premium, which is on par with some Intel X38-based motherboards! Will the MSI be able...

  • GeForce 8800GT (G92) Scored 10769 in 3DMark06

    More details have popped up and we learned that GeForce 8800 GT (G92) will be clocked at 600MHz core and 1.8GHz memory. However Nvidia might still further increase the core clock depending on how Radeon 2950PRO performs. The reference score provided by Nvidia to the partners is 10.8K in...

  • Qimonda Unveils AENEON XTUNE DDR3-1333 Modules

    AENEON, a Qimonda AG brand, announced the availability of its new XTUNE™ DDR3-1333 CL8 memory modules. The XTUNE DDR3-1333 memory module is available with a density of 1GByte (AXH760UD00-13G) and the single module is tested to run at 1333 MHz at a latency timing of 8-8-8-15 at the standard...

  • Radeon HD 2950PRO (RV670) Launch on Nov 19

    Earlier we told you that RV670 will launch in mid Nov and now DigiTimes has the exact date, which is November 19th. According to them, AMD has recently notified graphics card makers that DVT samples will be sent out at the beginning of this month and AMD will start...

  • Intel Prepares DX48BT Board For Q1 2008

    Intel will have an updated version of their DX38BT board using the X48 chipset and we heard it is likely to be called DX48BT or DX38BT2. Intel X48 is essentially X38 chipset but cherry picked so overclockability can be further enhanced. X48 will also officially support FSB1600. More importantly,...

  • [vRz] WMMT3 Competition!

    The Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune 3 (WMMT3) players from VR-Zone gathered at Bishan’s TKA Arcade for the inaugural WMMT3 competition, with more than SGD$ 700 worth of prizes to be won, the players gave their best, with the top two players walking away with fantastic graphic cards proudly...

  • Keep Fit with Kingston: Street Soccer Tournament

    On the 29th of September 2007, Soccer fanatics from all over Singapore got together to take part in Street Soccer Tournament of the year – Keep Fit with Kingston Competition, sponsored by Kingston! Check out their intense matches here!

  • Sparkle Introduced Super Clock Technology (SCT)

    SPARKLE today announced SPARKLE Super Clock Technology (SCT). Through this new SCT, users will immediately get additional 3D power for their favorite games out of box. GeForce 8 Graphic cards with higher shader clock out of box will deliver more smooth DirectX10 gaming experience with same retail prices. Instead...

  • New Harpertown Model & Pricing Updated

    Two additional 120W Harpertown SKUs added; X5472 and X5450 at 3.0GHz Pulled in Harpertown low voltage L5420 SKU to Q1 ’08 and removed L5430 Pulled in the L5250 (3.16 GHz/ 6MB L2 / 40W) from Q2’08 to Q1’08

  • Nvidia G92 is GeForce 8800 GT

    Nvidia has decided to change the marketing name of G92 (D8P) from GeForce 8700 GTS to GeForce 8800 GT instead. The 8800 GT card is 9-inch long, has 8-10 layer PCB and equipped with 1ns GDDR3 memories clocked at 900MHz. There will be 2 SKUs; GeForce 8800 GT 256MB...

  • AMD Plans To Launch RV670 By Mid Nov

    AMD has been very successful with RV670 so far with performance above expectation. There will be 2 SKUs; Revival and Gladiator as we have mentioned before and the TDP for Revival is 104W and Gladiator is 132W. AIB partners have already received the Revival sample cards and design kit...

  • Radeon HD 2900 GT Launch on Oct 8th for US$ 199

    AMD plans to launch Radeon HD 2900 GT on October 8th at US$ 199 while HD 2900 Pro continues to be in limited supply at US$ 249. The existence of these 2 cards are just to get rid of the R600 stock that didn’t attained XT speeds before RV670...