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  • HTC launches the HTC TyTN II in Singapore

    Singapore � September 13, 2007 � HTC Corp. (TAIEX: 2498; �HTC�), the world’s leading provider of Microsoft� Windows Mobile� smart devices, today unveiled the HTC TyTN II. Featuring global high speed HSDPA connectivity, in-built GPS for personal navigation and an innovative adjustable screen angle, this device is the ultimate mobile companion. The HTC TyTN II

  • Win a Kingston Bicycle

    Would you like to own this spanking new Kingston Bicycle? Easy! Just join our Keep Fit with Kingston Contest!

  • Nvidia G92 is D8P, Priced $ 199-249

    G92 is also known as “D8P” which stands for Desktop 8 Performance and the marketing name is GeForce 8700 GTS as revealed earlier. There will be 2 variants; 512MB and 256MB. The 512MB version costs US$ 249 while the 256MB version costs US$ 199. The G92 cards will be using either Qimonda or Hynix 1ns

  • Games Convention Asia 2007 @ Suntec City, Singapore

    The Asian version of the well-received Games Convention in Europe is having its first-ever inaugural exhibit opening here in sunny Singapore! VR-zone crashes in and takes you on a tour of the entire exhibition!

  • Nokia launches the 7500 Prism Mobile Phone!

    The Nokia 7500 Prism’s unquestionably cool slick black exterior is spliced with a playful burst of bright accent color, with a choice of three interchangeable punchy colors. Resembling a strobe-light, the device nods to the burgeoning neon lights of contemporary urban club culture. The Nokia Prism 7500 has a 2 Megapixel camera, can record high

  • SLS Walkabout 7th September 2007

    Well here it is again folks, the weekly SLS Walkabout, in our effort to prepare our readers for their weekend shopping. Featuring some interesting batteries, mainboards and other stuff. Read on to find out more!

  • Nvidia G92 Card is 9-inch Long

    VR-Zone has learned that G92 reference card is 9-inch long, same length as the GeForce 8800 GTS but it is single slot. The PCB version is P393. The 1ns DDR3 memories are arranged in 16Mx32x8PCS array. The card has outputs like HDTV, HDCP, DVI, but no display port yet. Expect some interesting PCB and cooler

  • Seagate Announced Fastest Cheetah 15K.6 Drive

    Using second-generation perpendicular recording technology and available in capacities of 450GB, 300GB, and 147GB, the new Cheetah 15K.6 provides an unprecedented blend of storage capacity and performance. The Cheetah 15K.6 lowers idle and operational power requirements from its prior generation — as much as 61% in watts/GB — while increasing overall sustained data transfer rates

  • Seagate Desktop & Notebook HDDs w/ Encryption Chip

    Seagate announced a 1 terabyte (TB) desktop hard drive that uses government-grade encryption to prevent desktop PC information from falling into the wrong hands, as well as a new 250GB 2.5-inch notebook hard drive.Built with the same Seagate DriveTrust Technology that powers Momentus 5400 FDE.2 hard drives, the world’s first notebook disc drive with built-in

  • Dell Revealed Barcelona Performance

    Dell expects AMD to introduce its quad-core chip, code-named Barcelona, next week and, comparing it with Intel’s Clovertown quad-core processor, the company would like to offer customers a choice of either product. “If you look at floating point instructions, Barcelona is about 30 percent faster than Clovertown. However, if you look at integer instructions, Clovertown

  • Marvell 88DE2710 Digital Video Converter in Meridian iRIS HD Video Dock

    Marvell today announced that the Marvell® 88DE2710 digital video format converter is featured in the Meridian® iRIS™ iPod high-definition (HD) video dock. The 88DE2710 features Marvell’s Qdeo™ video processing that provides an immersive HD viewing experience for any video content, regardless of the source. “The versatility of the 88DE2710 enables ingenious and imaginative product implementations.

  • Nvidia G92 is GeForce 8700 GTS

    VR-Zone has learned more about the upcoming Nvidia G92 where the official marketing name is most likely to be GeForce 8700 GTS. As revealed earlier, G92 is 65nm based and has 256-bit memory bus width. The reference 8700 GTS card has 8-layer PCB and comes with 512MB GDDR3 1ns memories so the memory clock of

  • Qualcomm Challenges Intel on New UMPC Chips

    Infoworld reported that HTC is already testing new processors from Qualcomm and hopes to challenge Intel in the market for ultramobile PCs and mobile devices. The Scorpion processor currently being sampled is a 1GHz chip that uses between 250 milliwatts and 500 milliwatts of power compared to Intel A110 processor for ultramobile PCs runs at

  • AMD Adds Linux Support in Catalyst 7.9

    With the forthcoming Catalyst 7.9 software release in September, AMD will add Linux support for the ATI Radeon(TM) HD 2000 series of graphics processors. The Radeon HD 2000 series offer a number of compelling new features for Linux users including AMD’s patented unified shader architecture. In Q4 2007, AMD’s Catalyst software package for Linux will

  • Quad Core Tigerton Server Spotted @ GCA

    While we are lurking around Games Convention Asia one day before it opens, we have spotted a 4-way Tigerton S7000FC4UR server at Anewtech booth. This server is powered by Intel Xeon X7350 quad core "Tigerton" processor clocked at 2.93GHz/1066FSB with 8MB L2 cache topping at 130W TDP. This processor is the highest end of the

  • Palit Intros Another Board; N61S For AM2+

    Palit today presents another art piece with incredible economical all-in-one AMD solution with great hardware and software compatibility- Palit N61S. It supports not only all AM2 based processors, but even provides a forward compatibility with the future AM2+ based processors. Users may even upgrade their system to the extreme 3D gaming machine by using high

  • ASUS to Launch 2nd Gen. Eee PCs in April 2008

    DigiTimes reported that ASUS plans to ship 200,000-300,000 Eee PCs by the end of this year and annual shipments for next year will grow to more than three million units at least. ASUS plans to introduce second-generation Eee PCs in April 2008 which will feature Intel’s Merom processors. The power consumption of the next-generation notebooks

  • RIM Intros First Wi-Fi BlackBerry Smartphone in Singapore

    Research In Motion (RIM) today introduced the BlackBerry® 8820 in Singapore, the first dualmode BlackBerry smartphone combining EDGE/GPRS/GSM cellular and Wi-Fi® connectivity. The BlackBerry 8820 smartphone supports the 802.11 a/b/g Wi-Fi standards to enable data access for users in Singapore over Wi-Fi connections in the enterprise, as well as through public hotspots and wireless home

  • ASUS R.O.G Maximus Formula Details Revealed

    An interesting thread appears in our forums showing the upcoming board from ASUS Republic of Gamers series known as Maximus Formula. It is based on the X38/X48 chipset supporting Intel 45nm processors, DDR2-1066 SDRAM and has two x16 PCIe slots. This board has quite an elaborated copper heat-pipe design. Initial price is pretty steep at

  • AMD Barcelona Official Pricing

    Model Core Frequency TDP Price 2350 2.0GHz 95W $ 372 2347 1.9GHz 95W $ 312 2347 HE 1.9GHz 68W $ 372 2346 HE 1.8GHz 68W $ 251 2344 HE 1.7GHz 68W $ 206 8350 2.0GHz 95W $ 1004 8347 1.9GHz 95W $ 774 8347 HE 1.9GHz 68W $ 861 8346 HE 1.8GHz 68W $ 688