• OCZ Launched DDR3 PC2-14400 Platinum Modules

    OCZ today unveiled the next step to achieving maximum performance on the latest PC platforms with the launch of the World’s first production PC3-14400 DDR3 modules. These OCZ kits are meant to set industry performance standards as well as accelerate the development of next-generation enthusiast platforms. Tested and qualified...

  • Sparkle Unveiled Calibre P850+ 512MB GDDR3 Card

    SPARKLE today announces Calibre P850+ graphic card. Powered by NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT graphics processing unit (GPU) and 512MB GDDR3, the Calibre P850+ is one of the world first introduced GeForce 8500 GT 512MB GDDR3 graphic cards, it brings incredible high capacity 512MB GDDR3 video memory to mainstream gamers....

  • OCZ Launched PC3-12800 Platinum Editions

    OCZ announces two new 1600MHz parts including the world’s first enhanced bandwidth high speed DDR3. The newest additions to the OCZ DDR3 family offer enthusiasts performance they can really sink their teeth into and feature blazing fast speeds of 1600MHz and the incredibly fast latencies of 7-7-7 and 7-6-6...

  • Asus Xonar Sound Test Preliminary Results

    The guys at VR-Zone spent 10 hours last Saturday pitting the Asus Xonar against a series of other sound cards! Do read up more on our tests and conclusion right here!

  • Kingston Technology Unveils First Ultra Low-Latency DDR3 Memory Modules

    Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it is first to market with ultra low-latency PC3 1375MHz DDR3 HyperX memory modules, driving memory benchmarking and gaming further and faster than ever before. “Our new HyperX DDR3 ultra low-latency modules give early adopters and...

  • Intel Pulls Yorkfield Extreme Edition Into 2007

    Intel has brought forward the launch of Yorkfield Extreme Edition from Q1 2008 to Q4 2007 bringing pressure to AMD Phenom FX slated for launch later this year. Intel has not determined the final clock speed of Yorkfield Extreme Edition but it will be at least 3.33GHz/1333FSB with 2...

  • Intel Eaglelake Chipset & Boards Details

    Intel has revealed some information on the management and security features of the Eaglelake chipset. New technologies such as Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) v5.0, VT for Directed I/O (VT-d), Trusted Execution Technology (TXT), Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2, “Danbury” Technology and FIS-based port multipliers are to be available...

  • Intel Prepares Penryn For Santa Rosa Refresh In Q1 2008

    Intel is preparing to include Penryn line-up for the Santa Rosa Refresh in Q1 2008 with Penryn-based Core 2 Extreme clocked at 2.8GHz/800FSB with 6MB shared L2 cache and Penryn-based Core 2 Duo series from 2.1-2.6Ghz clock speed with 3/6MB variants. Faster clocked and higher FSB Penryn will be...

  • Intel Harpertown Model Number & Clock Speed Unveiled

    In the latest roadmap we have seen, the models number and specs of the 45nm quad-core Harpertown and dual-core Wolfdale have been revealed. They are slated to launch in Q4 this year succeeding the current Clovertown and Woodcrest. All Harpertown processors sport 2 x 6MB of shared L2 cache...

  • Intel New Nehalem & Tukwila Platforms In H2 2008

    Intel is moving to IT usage based segmentation for future Nehalem and Tukwila platforms in H2 2008. The current Itanium segment will be renamed as Mission Critical (MC), Enterprise MP to be known as Expandable (EX), Volume DP to be known as Efficient Performance (EP) and lastly Entry UP...

  • Overclocking Vitamins: EVGA 680i SLI & QX6850

    After taking my doctor’s prescribed overclocking vitamins, it was time to do some overclocking on the EVGA nForce 680i SLI Motherboard with the Extreme Edition QX6850 Processor. The effect was tremendous, 500MHz FSB with Quad Core and over 5GHz Stable on 3D Mark 06. 25.7K 3D Mark 06 score!

  • VR-Zone G84 Geforce 8600 series shootout

    Troubled about which mid-range graphics card to get for your new PC? Fret not! We’ll be taking a look at 7 different brands of 8600GT/GTS today to give you a clearer picture of what you should be expecting, and what you should be buying! **updated with Biostar and Elsa...

  • Intel Pushs Nehalem Into H2 2008

    Intel has revealed some information on their Nehalem processor in the latest roadmap updates. The 45nm Hi-K Nehalem-EP is based on 4-issue Intel Core microarchitecture technology, supports Simultaneous multi-threading and Multi-level shared cache architecture (L2 and L3). Nehalem-EP processor will arrive earlier than expected in H2 2008 and will...

  • Albatron Blue Ray Decoder Card

    Albatron has recently announced the exciting new “Blue Ray Decoder Card” giving mainstream users a great alternative to Integrated Graphics. This low-profile VGA card can provide even the most basic systems with High Definition video playback including Blu-ray and HD-DVD. This card also supports DirectX 10, boosting 3D graphics...

  • ARCTIC COOLING MX-2 Thermal Compound For Enthusiast

    ARCTIC COOLING has launched a new high performance thermal compound MX-2 for the enthusiast. MX-2 is a high conductive and low resistance compound for components that require the best thermal dissipation. MX-2 is ideally suited for use in CPU, GPU cooling and other applications between power semiconductor components and...

  • SteelSeries World’s First Gaming Neckband Headset

    SteelSeries announced the SteelSeries Siberia Neckband Headset, the first circumaural neckband headset created for professional gaming. The new professional gaming headset is optimized for use with personal computers while offering "street-style" functionality for use with MP3-players and other digital devices.The original Siberia Full-Size Headset was released in late 2004...

  • Asus Xonar D2 2nd Look!

    VR-Zone brings you on a 2nd joyride with the Asus Xonar D2!

  • ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007 Day 2

    The final showdown of the Asia Pacific: ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007 Day 2: Inter Country Battle! 8 countries battle it out on one of the most powerful setups, not yet on the shelves! Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700 and ASUS Republic Of Gamers Blitz Extreme Motherboard!!

  • ASUS Launched Blitz Extreme & P5K Premium

    ASUS has today released the brand new ROG Blitz Extreme motherboard and Black Pearl Special Edition P5K Premium motherboards. The ASUS ROG Blitz series of motherboards also comes in two other versions – the ROG Blitz Formula and the ROG Blitz Formula (Special Edition). Both versions will come with...

  • Asus Overclocking Championship 2007 – First Day Event Report

    VR-Zone is proud to present you with what happened on Day 1 at the anticipated Asus Overclocking Championship 2007!