After successful rounds of preliminaries at SMU and Ngee Ann Poly which took place last month, the gamers who qualify from the universities, polytechnics, junior colleges and secondary schools are set to meet in the WGT National Finals taking place current at Funan DigitaLife Mall from 4th to 10th September 2006. Certainly the first 5
Reghardware has some juicy feeds on Foxconn’s entrance into the graphics card market. Foxconn is an enormous company that turned over $ 16bn in 2004 and, besides the motherboards and cases that it sells under its own name, it also OEMs a ton of kit. Look inside your PC and there is a very high
Ok, so we heard the Intel C19 Board from DFI has been cancelled while we have just finished our preview of it, based on a beta BIOS. I liked the board in comparison to the rest of the C19 boards, but the raw BIOS is headache for me. While it was too hard to resist
ATI today announced that consolidated revenue for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2006 is currently expected to be approximately $ 520 million(1). This is below the low end of the revenue range provided on June 29, 2006, before the announcement of the acquisition agreement with AMD. The anticipated revenue shortfall is due primarily to lower
Info-Tek Corp. the manufacturer of the internationally renowned graphics card brand GeCube is set to take the graphics market by storm once more with the release of the GeCube RX1300XT Platinum Edition series of products. The series’ excellent overclockability give this model an even higher Cost vs. Performance ratio, making them the only choice for
Biostar introduces V7953GT52 (NVIDIA 7950GT with 512MB Memory), V7953GT22 (7950GT with 256MB) and V7903GS22 (7900GS with 256MB) PCI Express x16 graphics cards. The clock speeds were left at the reference speeds of 550MHz Core and 1400MHz Memory for the 7950GT models. 450MHz Core and 1320 MHz GDDR3 Memory for the 7900GS model.
KODE5 South East Asia Regional Qualifier has finally kicked off last month at Singapore leading IT center, Funan DigitaLife Mall where the top placing team of Counter-Strike 1.6 and top player of Warcraft III: Frozen Throne will represent South East Asia to compete against the best from other regions around the world.
ATi made a dash for the high-end segment of the Video Card market with their recently announced ATi X1950XTX. NVIDIA did not exactly follow suit but just about 2 weks later, we are looking at and reviewing their latest addition to the GeForce 7 series family of Graphics Cards, the GeForce 7900GS- A Card built
InnoVISION today launches 2 high-end performance cards for High Definition gaming, Inno3D GeForceä 7950GT and 7900GS. Designed for extreme HD gaming that caters for realistic gaming experiences and resolutions up to 2560×1600. Inno3D GeForceä 7950GT is built with more memory for extreme HD gaming and a core clock of 550Mhz to power the frame rates.
It has been a while since we last did an in-depth test on DFI LAN Party Motherboards. Their previous motherboard based on the Intel 975X chipset, the DFI Infinity 975X offered great performance but had trouble keeping up with the rest of the pack in terms of overclocking of the Front Side Bus Speed, a
Alright, so we have put the X1950XTX under the cold Cascade cooling. Hot? Yes, hotter than X1900XTX. Issues? Yes Software Bugs… Core hit high speed? Yes, 927MHz Core benchmark stable!
ATI Technologies introduces the new Radeon Xpress 1250, integrated graphics chipset on the Intel mobile and desktop computing platform. The Radeon Xpress 1250 will be available through leading notebook OEMs, including NEC who today launches the NEC LaVie L Advanced Type notebook for the Japanese market. Radeon Xpress 1250 is the first Intel-based chipset to
Corsair today unveiled the latest innovation in high performance module design, Dual-path Heat Xchange (DHX) technology. This performance and reliability enhancing technology will be available in the latest memory product line from Corsair also launched today, the DHX XMS2 DOMINATOR Series. The advances provided by DHX enable the world’s first PC2-8888 C4 (1111MHz at CAS
Dell and Apple Computer, which recalled nearly 6 million NoteBook batteries between them this month, are among PC makers planning to meet next month to discuss setting design and safety standards for lithium ion batteries used in portable electronic devices. The batteries were blamed in rare fires that prompted this month’s recalls, the largest electronic
After our “pin-mod” Core 2 Duo guide to boost voltages on these LGA CPUs for limiting motherboards, we had some requests for guides on the previous generation of LGA CPUs. So here is our “pin-mod” guide for all Pentium-based LGA CPUs, from the Pentium 4s to the Pentium/Celeron Ds and Pentium Extreme Editions. As usual,
LG Electronics debuts the world’s first slimmest 5 Megapixel GSM digital camera phone – the KG920. This super-slender phone, boasting high quality digital camera and state-of-the-art multimedia features, looks good as the pictures it takes. The KG920′s features include a 2-inch QVGA LCD screen that rotates 180 degrees for capturing pictures such as self portraits
We take a look at 3 waterproof SD cards from INX of Japan. Besides being waterproof, 2 of these are also from the YouSD series, which touts USB connectivity without the need for any additional devices! How do they perform, and can they survive water torture?
TUL Corporation today announced the PowerColor X1950 XTX and CrossFire graphic cards; raising the bar for the world’s fastest graphics solution. The latest from PowerColor uses state-of-the-art architecture with a powerful graphics processing unit along with a revamped cooling system and incorporation of GDDR4 memory.