Intel has an interesting launch on their latest Centrino Duo mobile technology earlier this week and we are pleased to hear from Gary Willihnganz, the Director of Marketing from Intel Technology Asia sharing with us the direction of the new platform.
MicroCool Systems is known mainly for their chipset cooling solutions. Although the cooling solutions they have offered up until this point has been limited to the chipset area, they have taken the chance of crossing over to the CPU cooling when they saw the chance to. The low heat output of the Pentium Ms give
Our friends over at HKEPC posted some interesting information on the NVIDIA Quad SLI technology through an interview with NVIDIA desktop chipset manager, George Myers. Apparently, the SLI technology on the Gigabyte 3D1 and ASUS Extreme DUAL cards is different from the Quad SLI technology. Each of the Dual 7800GTX 512 card is specially made
NVIDIA has already announced the GeForce Go for 7300, 7400, 7600 and 7800 series but has been keeping quiet for their desktops refresh to replace the current GeForce 6200 and 6600 series. ATi has already unveiled their cards for mainstream and budget segment with their X1600 and X1300 series. X1600 has 12 pipelines and X1300
The following modification is a current booster mod for the PCI Express slots on your motherboards to potentially increase the current that the PCI Express slot can supply for your display cards.
NVIDIA is set to launch GeForce 7800GS AGP in early February and it will be the highest end graphics card that users can buy for their AGP platform. There are two variants of of the 7800GS; 100 and 200 series. The higher end GeForce 7800GS 200 will be available first and the core clock is
AMD today announced the immediate availability of the AMD Athlon™ 64 FX-60 dual-core processor, the world’s ultimate processor for PC enthusiasts. Providing exceptional PC performance on games, digital media and intense applications, the new AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor will allow enthusiasts to experience the next generation of multi-core supported games and applications using
SMCWBR14T-G is one of SMC most feature-packed home broadband router. Equipped with features that are seldom seen in other routers, we now examined the usefulness of such features.
The ASUS P5WD2-E Premium is the successor of the popular PW5D2 Premium mainboard. Based on the latest Glenwood 975X chipset coupled with Intel’s very successful ICH7R Southbridge featuring Intel Matrix Storage Technology, the ASUS P5WD2-E Premium is here to take the enthusiast market by storm.
MSI has showcased a pretty interesting product over at CES and it is the world’s first upgradeable graphics card that features MXM interface. MSI Geminium-Go! has two MXM connectors on board to support two MXM-III graphics modules. In this case, this card is currently powered by two GeForce Go6600 on SLI mode with a total
The Sapphire Radeon X800 GTO² Limited Edition is another Radeon X800 GTO that comes with 16 pipelines straight out of the box. Interestingly, this card comes with an R480 core as opposed to R430 / R432 that we’ve seen on other X800 GTOs we’ve seen before. Check out this review to see how it stacks
NVIDIA took its acclaimed SLI technology to a new level today by introducing support for the industry’s first ever Quad SLI-certified PC. Delivering the most extreme high definition gaming experience available on the PC, Quad SLI features four of NVIDIA’s flagship GeForce® 7800 GTX GPUs with an NVIDIA nForce®4 SLI X16 motherboard. The XPS system
Leadtek brings a new level of graphics performance and display flexibility to the mainstream PC. The new Quadro NVS 440 PCI Express professional graphics card provides rock-solid hardware that delivers crystal clear images and display flexibility with support for both analog and digital displays. Power by two state-of-the-art GPUs (Graphics Processing Units) and equipped with
We have done more testing on the 7800GTX 512MB in SLI and have made a new record with the pair of monsters! The cards were running at 792MHz Core and 2196MHz Memory. More details here.
ATI’s new chipset RD480 will be called Crossfire Xpress 3200. The 3200 number is there because the chipset features 32 lanes for dual PCIe 16X graphic cards. Motherboard manufacturers are making these boards as we speak and there should be some retail boards at launch time. The boards are scheduled for a double jeopardy launch
We have gotten some information regarding a very cool board from AOpen which is targeted at gamers and enthusiasts alike. This AOpen 975Xa-YDG is based on Intel 975X chipset but instead of supporting the usual LGA775 flavors CPUs like Presler and Prescott, this board supports Yonah dual/single core processors. Yonah is certainly a powerful CPU
ARCTIC COOLING launches new series of Graphic card coolers named Accelero (X1 for NVDIA 6800/ 7800 Series and X2 for ATI X1800/ X1900 Series). Vibrations caused by the rotating fan are absorbed by a patented vibration muffler. Complex airflow simulations were conducted during development of the fan, the results were incredible cooling performance at extremely
AMD today unveiled its vision to apply the power and flexibility of the PC to enable enhanced digital entertainment experiences on all the screens in peoples’ lives. As part of this vision, AMD plans to extend the professional AMD LIVE! brand to full-featured consumer multimedia desktop and notebook PCs expected to be delivered in mid-2006.
Intel formally unveiled a new brand identity today that represents a significant milestone in the company’s history and further signifies the company’s evolution to a market-driving platform solutions company. The key technologies behind Intel’s platform focus include the microprocessor, chipset and software that together enhance system performance and improve the overall user experience. Intel’s new
Rambus today announced the signing of a five-year patent license agreement with Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. which grants AMD a license to Rambus patents. The license includes Rambus patents used in the design of DDR2, DDR3, FB-DIMM, PCI Express* and XDR™ controllers as well as other current and future high-speed memory and logic controller interfaces.