ABIT is going to release their Fatal1ty AN8 SLI motherboard very soon which is able to support the upcoming dual-core AMD processors. It is based on the NVIDIA nForce 4 SLI chipset that has integrated NV Gigabit Ethernet and NV Firewall capabilities. This board sports several ABIT Engineered technology such as µGuru, OTES, AudioMAX and
XFX has always stood out from the rest visually by their uniquely shaped boxes. Today we take a look at how it stands out in terms of performance!
Albatron has a nice GeForce 6800 PCIe card that will be available to the consumers very soon. This PC6800 card is clocked at 325Mhz core and has 128MB DDR memory onboard. What is cool about this card is that it features Wise Fan III with Heat-pipe technology which is controlled by a PCB specially designed
Microsoft is shooting for an initial beta release of Longhorn around midyear, though it could be July, as the new official schedule is “early summer.” A second beta is planned, though no final date has been given, with the goal of having the OS broadly available on PCs by next year’s holiday season. Longhorn will
ATi and NVIDIA are certainly working hard to push out their next generation GPUs for Computex launch in June. NVIDIA is particular tight-lipped about their NV50/G70 GPU even to their partners while ATi has not demo a working sample to their partners till now so things aren’t looking too rosy. None the least, we heard
Sources revealed that ATi is planning to launch their RD400 chipset next month to compete against NVIDIA nForce4 SLI Intel Edition chipset. ATI RD400 is going to paired up with ULi M1573 southbridge that supports Pentium 4, Pentium D and Pentium Extreme Edition processors, 1066Mhz FSB, Dual Channel DDR2-667, 6 SATA RAID and Azalia Audio.
PowerColor Bravo X700 — core clock speed up to 400/266×2 Mhz and memory up to 256 MB — enables ATI’s RADEON™ X700 VPU and offers eight parallel pixel and six vertex pipes. The model features SMARTSHADER™ HD and supports PCI Express™ X16 lane native. What makes PowerColor Bravo X700 most unique is its 128 bit
Another quiet week had passed, and VR-Zone began their weekly walks around SLS again. Click here to keep updated in the technological trends around Sim Lim Square!
AC Ryan re-invents the roundcable by cross-breeding the roundcable with the good ol’ flat kind. The result is AC Ryan’s Roundcable2-FX (FlatXtension). Roundcable for best airflow. From the motherboard to the 1st drive, roundcable is great for going the distance – no clutter, better airflow, neater looks. FlatXtension for best cable management from 1st drive
The “Sossaman” processor, and a low voltage version of that, which are scheduled for release in the first half of 2006 and based on the E7520 chipset. Sossaman is a dual core processor based on Yonah and will have a TDP of 31W, while the LV version will have a TDP of 15W. They will
Intel is to release dual-core Dempsey Xeon processor early next year with a 1066MHz FSB built using 65nm technology, as well as having two sets of 2MB cache. The clock speeds are slated to be 3.80GHz, 3.60GHz, 3.40GHz, 3.20GHz, 3GHz and 2.8GHz. Intel will release two types of Dempsey – including an MV medium power
Today, we bring you Shuttle’s latest innovations, the ST20G5 featuring the ATI Xpress 200, the first chipset featuring onboard DirectX 9.0 graphics, and the SN25P, Nforce 4 packed into a pretty Shuttle P chassis. How does the ST20G5 fare against the SN25P? Click to find out more!
Intel may drop the use of a high-k dielectric in the transistor gate stack at the 45nm manufacturing process node and is working on a second high-k material, with a yet higher dielectric constant (five times higher than that of silicon dioxide). The engineers were being encouraged to find a different engineering solution to the
ULi unveils M1695 north bridge- the latest low power and high performance HyperTransport™ PCI Express™ tunnel chipset for all the Athlon™ 64 based processors including Socket 754, 940 and 939 CPUs. ULi is at the forefront of delivering yet another world’s first and high performance M1695 chipset solution which supports TGi Triple Graphics Interface) simultaneous
AMD posted a first-quarter loss amid the oversupply and falling prices of flash memory chips used in cell phones. But microprocessor sales set a company record. AMD flash memory subsidiary, Spansion LLC, has filed paperwork for an initial public offering. In the second-quarter quarter, the company expects microprocessor sales to be flat or down slightly,
Building on the popularity of the Tungsten(TM) E handheld, which has sold nearly 2 million units worldwide, palmOne.today announced the Tungsten E2 handheld. Tungsten E2 Handheld has expanded features/benefits such as brighter 320×320 color display, 32MB of non-volatile flash memory with 26MB actual storage capacity, built-in Bluetooth wireless technology, portable MP3) player, comes with DataViz’s
The Icemat Siberia headset is the newest product in the Icemat Audio product-line and is designed for everyone who wishes to have prime quality in sound and voice-communication. Due to the amount of positive feedback on the Icemat Siberia Headset and the overwhelming interest in the possibility of making a black version, Soft Trading has
Creative today announced that Alienware, manufacturer of high-performance PCs, has chosen the PCMCIA Sound Blaster® Audigy® 2 ZS Notebook as the recommended audio solution for its entire line of mobile PCs. More than 50 percent of Alienware’s notebook PC customers purchased the PCMCIA Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS Notebook in just its first month of
Creative today announced the next generation of video instant messaging with the only web cameras with true USB 2.0 support and wide-angle lens, priced for only US$ 89.99 each. Ideal for broadband users, both the Creative WebCam Live! Ultra and the Creative WebCam Live! Ultra for Notebooks incorporate true high-speed USB 2.0 for delivering crisp,
VMware announced the general availability of VMware Workstation 5, a major new release of its powerful desktop virtualization software. Workstation 5 has groundbreaking functionality that takes the productivity of software developers and QA teams to the next level. VMware Workstation 5 pushes the envelope with new features that address the needs of enterprises building multi-tier