Since the first release of AMD Athlon 64 based on “Venice” core, everyone has been anticipating for higher speed grade ones. It is due to the higher multiplier available (all A64 have multiplier locked upwards) and also better chance of overclocking the processor to higher clocks. Today, we found a 3200+ version of this new
Plextor today announced the immediate availability of the PX-740A Series DVD±R/RW drive. Priced at $ 109 (MSRP), the internal PX-740A DVD±R/RW drive is aimed at mainstream PC users who want reliable, lightning fast performance but don’t require the professional recording features found in Plextor’s PX-716 Series DVD burners. Plextor PX-740A Series DVD±R/RW DriveThe Plextor PX-740A
SCEI today revealed the outline of its PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3) computer entertainment system, incorporating the world’s most advanced Cell processor with super computer like power. Prototypes of PS3 will also be showcased at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the world’s largest interactive entertainment exhibition held in Los Angeles, from May 18th to 20th. PS3 combines state-of-the-art
Albatron recently announced the world’s first AGP-8x to PCI-Express bridge card. The "ATOP"(AGP-To-PCIe) bridge card will allow a user to use their existing AGP-8x VGA card in a mainboard designed for PCI-Express resulting in considerable savings in upgrade expenditures. Your AGP-8x card simply piggybacks on the ATOP card’s AGP-8x slot located on the top edge.
VR-Zone Members can now enjoy a special discount when they purchase Antec True-Power Power supply units. Offer available at DAT Computer (S) Pte Ltd #05-58 Sim Lim Square. Great savings of $ 39… for more details check here.
Celebrating the dawn of a new era in entertainment, millions of game fanatics around the globe came together tonight for the televised unveiling of the Xbox 360™ future-generation game and entertainment system from Microsoft. An audience of millions watched "MTV Presents: The Next-Generation Xbox Revealed" as celebrities, professional athletes, musicians and Xbox officials took the
NVIDIA today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2006 ended May 1, 2005. For the first quarter of fiscal 2006, revenue increased to a record $ 583.8 million, compared to $ 471.9 million for the first quarter of fiscal 2005, an increase of 24 percent. “We have solidly returned our company to
AIGO is willing to offer VR-Zone members an educational price of aigo 512 MB Intelligent Stick at S$ 82.50 (usual price: S$ 169), aigo 1GB Intelligent Stick at S$ 140 (usual price: S$ 239). Additional Side Note: Aigo Intelligent Stick is water-proof and anti-static. The Intelligent Stick includes password protection feature so that your
BenQ will start a special promotion from 13th May to 23rd May. Don’t miss the chance to get BenQ FP71E+ 8ms/DVI LCD with free gift worth $ 129! For more details, please click here.
Nvidia will unveil its next-generation flagship chip, the SLI-supporting G70 graphics chip, at the Computex Taipei 2005 show. NVIDIA G70 should deliver twice the performance of the current flagship series, the GeForce 6800. The chips will be built using a 0.11-micron process at TSMC as opposed to ATI’s R520 chip, which will be manufactured using
Infineon demonstrates its leadership as memory supplier with the early introduction of DDR2-800 memory modules for the high-performance PC market and was selected ‘preferred supplier’ by Asus for its 512MB (Megabyte) DDR2-800 unbuffered DIMMs. Combining those DIMMs with the DDR2-800 capability of Asus’ P5WD2 Premium motherboard, the whole system allows computer enthusiasts to maximize desktop
Creative today announced two major breakthroughs in audio technology: Xtreme Fidelity, the new standard in audio, and the Creative X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity audio processor. The combination of Xtreme Fidelity and the Creative X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity audio processor provides dramatic improvements to the recording and playback of MP3 music, accelerates and improves PC game play, enhances
Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific today launched three newly refreshed LifeBook S series notebook computers. All three are ultra portable, high performance machines, incorporating multimedia features, SuperFine or AntiGlare LCD screens, large hard disk drives, high performance DDR2 533MHz memory, improved graphics performance and fingerprint recognition technology. In addition, corporate and consumer users can expect longer
Nvidia plans to introduce a new version of its GeForce 6200 with TurboCache that includes 128MB of on-board memory for the mainstream PCI Express (PCIe) segment by the end of the third quarter of this year, according to Taiwan graphics-card makers. The new 128MB GeForce 6200 with TurboCache will support up to 256MB of system
PQI beat OCZ to release the first ever 1GHz DDR-II memory, the PQI Turbo Memory PQI2 8000 1GB Dual Channel Kit, Rated at CL5-5-5-15, with max bandwidth up to an astonishing 8GB/s. According to PQI, the PQI Turbo Memory PQI2 8000 will work well with i945 & i955 mainboards.
We have heard that Shuttle will be putting their SLI-capable Nforce4 XPC on demo at Computex ’05. Based on the Nvidia Nforce 4 SLI MCP, we speculates that the SFF will be based on the ‘P’ Chassis, but how is Shuttle going to improve air circulation within the XPC, especially when the Geforce 6800/6600s are
Asus has revealed it’s Dual GPU 6800GT and is already finalizing research and details, and expects to finish by month end. The card works like two 6800GT cards SLIed, and performance is estimated to be about 1.7times when compared to a single GPU 6800GT.
OCZ today disclosed the collaborative effort between themselves and ASUS to bring the enthusiast community the industry’s first motherboard and memory solution rated for 1000MHz. Together OCZ Technology and ASUS, two industry leaders sought after for their high quality, high performance products, have made a giant leap on an experimental board and broken the 1GHz
Custom IBM PowerPC-based CPU: - 3 symmetrical cores at 3.2 GHz each - 2 hardware threads per core - 1 VMX-128 vector unit per core - 1 MB L2 cache CPU Game Math Performance: - 9 billion dots per second Custom ATI Graphics Processor: - 500 MHz - 10 MB embedded DRAM - 48-way parallel
AMD made market-share gains against rival Intel during the first quarter of 2005, thanks to a refreshed product line. AMD finished the quarter with a 16.9 percent share of the world’s PC processor market, as shown in figures made public by Mercury Research. Intel cornered 81.7 percent of the market during the quarter. The remainder