The TCCD specification was tailor-made for Corsair by Samsung. As a part of the agreement, Samsung has agreed to directly supply Corsair’s TCCD requirements until the end of 2005 and beyond. Contrary to rumours that indicate universal unavailability of TCCD, Corsair continues to provide high performance XMS memory modules made with 100% Samsung original TCCD
Hynix has developed DRAM industry’s first 512MB DDR2-800 UDIMMs and has received validation from ASUS. The 512MB and 1GB UDIMMs are based on the Hynix 512-megabit DDR2-800 SDRAM device that is manufactured with cutting-edge 90-nanometer design rule and operates on low 1.8 volt electricity. Hynix stacked eight 512MB DDR2 DRAM chips for 512MB module package
Leading manufacturers of optical discs in Taiwan plan to raise quotations for DVD+R/-R discs by an average of 10% next quarter, though any increase in their gross margins will be countered by the increasing cost of optical-grade polycarbonate (PC) to US$ 3.5 per kilogram (kg), according to sources at the makers.
Olympus today introduced the µ DIGITAL 800 which redefines the notion of stylish, high-performance digital photography, by packing the power of 8 megapixels into a compact and weatherproof* metal body that is finished in glossy dark blue or silver. The µ DIGITAL 800 is equipped with Bright Capture Technology that not only enhances viewing conditions
NVIDIA recently lowered the price of its GeForce 6200 with TurboCache by US$ 15. In addition, the company cut the price on its GeForce 6600 series US$ 5 and the prices for all parts from its GeForce 6200, GeForce FX5200 and GeForce MX4000 series were reduced US$ 1-2. The price cuts are aimed to drive
Taipei, Taiwan; June 15 , 2005 – ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (ASUS) and ByteSwarm, a division of AceGain, Inc., today announced the release of ASUS GameFace Messenger – the world’s first Instant Messenger for gaming that provides video conferencing, voice chat and game server browsing packed in one cool client. ByteSwarm GameONE is a suite of
Capitalizing on long-term, multidimensional expertise in the development of tablet PCs, Lenovo today announced the newest member of the ThinkPad portfolio – the ThinkPad X41 Tablet, creating a new alternative in tablet computing without compromises in weight or function. The ThinkPad X41 Tablet offers a new trifecta in tablet innovation — writable slate, full-size keyboard,
Infineon today announced that it has supplied the industry’s first DDR3 devices and modules to leading PC industry developers. This milestone places Infineon at the development forefront for the next generation of memory products, which will be twice as fast as today’s highest speed memory products. First computer systems equipped with DDR3 memory technology are
Intel today announced new tools for software developers to help build threaded applications and extract the best performance from applications on multi-core platforms. Intel’s compilers are designed to help software developers deliver improved performance for their applications running on platforms from handheld devices to desktops, laptops, servers and super computers. Intel compilers help developers produce
The plain Jane Abit AA8XE is a very good overclocking board, and only loses out to the Fatality version due to its limited voltage options. VR-Zone shows you how with the humble pencil to even increase the VCore and VDDR.
Family Q2 ’05 Q4′ 05 H1 ’06 Extreme Edition SmithField (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2, Dual Core, 800MHz FSB, HT, EM64T) 840 (3.2GHz) 830 (3.0GHz) 820 (2.8GHz) Presler (65nm, 2 x 2MB L2, Dual Core, EM64T, VT, HT, LT) 9xx (> 3.6GHz) Chipsets 955X Express (Glenwood) Pentium 4 Pentium D (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2,
Processor Family Models Speed FSB L2 Cache 64-bit? AMD Sempron (Socket 754) 2600+ 1.6GHz 200 128KB AMD64 2800+ 1.6GHz 200 256KB AMD64 3000+ 1.8GHz 200 128KB AMD64 3100+ 1.8GHz 200 256KB AMD64 3300+ 2.0Ghz 200 128KB AMD64 Intel Celeron D (LGA775) 326 2.53GHz 133 256KB EM64T 331 2.66Ghz 133 256KB EM64T 336 2.80Ghz 133 256KB
ATI has used the foundry services of TSMC and a 0.11-micron manufacturing process to produce a PCI-Express graphics processor based on the X Architecture manufacturing approach. ATI’s chip is the first commercial device to use the technology. Use of the X Architecture can reduce chip costs, increase performance and lower power consumption in comparison with
VR-Zone has taken a close look at 3 nForce 4 SLI Intel Edition boards out there in the market from EPoX, ASUS and MSI. We will touch on the board features, price, performance and overclocking potential to give you a better understanding.
VR-Zone has got a chance to tour around the NVIDIA Headquarters at Santa Clara. However, we are not allowed to take any pictures inside their labs but here are some of the other pictures that might interest you guys.
Models H1 ’05 H2 ’05 2006 2007 Mobile Athlon 64 Newark (90nm SOI, SSE3, Socket 754, 62W TDP) Trinidad (90nm SOI, Socket M2, Dual Core, DDR2, Pacifica Virtualization, Presidio Security, 62W TDP) New Core (65nm SOI, DDR3, 35-62W TDP, Larger/Shared Cache) Turion 64 (Mobile Athlon 64 Low Voltage) Lancaster (90nm SOI, SSE3, Socket 754,
Models H1 ’05 H2 ’05 H1 ’06 2007 Athlon 64 X2 Toledo (90nm SOI, Socket 939, Dual Core, 2 x 1MB L2, SSE3, DDR400) 4400+ – 2.2GHz 4800+ – 2.4GHz Windsor (90nm SOI, Socket M2 940, Dual Core, 2 x 1MB L2, DDR2 667, Aero Glass graphics, Pacifica Virtualization, Presidio Security, TPM) > 5000+ ?
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
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