VR-Zone is proud to present the FIRST EVER World-Wide Overclocking Competition – the ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007, which is held jointly with Kingston at the IT Hub of Singapore on the 7th and 8th of July 07. Overclockers from all over Asia Pacific will gather at Funan DigitaLife Mall to battle it out and pit
The Intel Pentium dual-core E2160 and E2140 will undergo the following changes for the L-2 to M-0 stepping conversion while the Core 2 Extreme QX6800 will undergo the following changes for the B-3 to G-0. The stepping change affects thermal specification mainly where power consumption drops and Tcase is increased.
For those who are eagerly awaiting for Auzen X-FI Prelude 7.1 sound card, the mass production is going to kick off by second week of July so the cards should make their way into the retail channels by end July. Using the Creative X-FI CA20K audio processor, the Prelude 7.1 enjoy features like EAX 5.0,
After looking at a whole slew of high-end and mid-end graphics offerings from both Nvidia and ATI, it’s time for us to take a look at something on the budget side… Presenting to you the Zotac Geforce 8400GS…
Family Model Frequency TDP Price ETA Opteron – Barcelona (65nm, Quad Core, 4x512KB L2, 2MB L3) 2348 1.9GHz 95W $ 320 Sep 2350 2.0GHz 95W $ 390 Sep 2352 2.1GHz 95W $ 450 Oct 2354 2.2GHz 95W $ 610 Oct 2356 2.3GHz 95W $ 795 Oct 2358 2.4GHz 120W $ 1180 Oct 2360 2.5GHz 120W
OCZ today announced the release of the Silencer® 750 Quad CrossFire™ Edition under the PC Power & Cooling line. Designed to offer consumers a combination of legendary PSU architecture and the ultimate in quiet power management, the CrossFire Silencer is the ideal power solution for gamers and ATI enthusiasts. The "fiery red" exterior of this
Creative will not increase the current suggested retail prices of its personal digital entertainment products sold in Singapore with the impending increase in Goods and Service Tax (GST) that will take effect from 1 July 2007. This initiative will help provide an additional cushion to lessen the impact of the GST increase to consumers as
It’s fine time that someone took a first look at the Asus Xonar D2 Soundcard, and of course it’s none other than the guys at VR-Zone!
ACRyan, a well-known company for computer modding peripherals has launched a new enthusiast storage product line. We take a sneak peak at the products…
Biostar has released a new T-Series model TF560 A2+ in expectation of the launch of new AMD socket AM2+ CPUs. AMD is going to announce AM2+ socket CPUs, the so-called real Quad Core architecture, later this year. Socket AM2+ CPUs will be backwards compatible. Based on NVIDIA nForce 560 MCP, it supports 1 x PCIe
Kingston Technology Company, Inc. today announced two USB microSD reader plus card bundles designed to enhance mobile consumers’ moving data between multiple mobile phones, PCs and digital devices. Available immediately, the new USB readers ship with either a 1GB or 2GB capacity microSD card. “Kingston saw an opportunity to serve mobile customers with our new
Creative today introduced an exciting new choice in MP3 players to complement the recent introduction of the Creative ZEN™ Stone MP3 player. The new Creative ZEN Stone Plus is a featherweight 2GB MP3 player with a rich selection of features, including FM radio, a clock and stopwatch, voice recording and more for the great low
NVIDIA today has launched a new product line known as Tesla specially for the GPGPU market. According to TGDaily and Beyond3D, the Tesla C870 card is G80 based using Quado series based PCB but without display outputs. The card is clocked at 575MHz core, has 128 shader processors at 1.35GHz with 1.5GB GDDR3 memories. NVIDIA
You have seen all the sleek looking mobile phones yesterday, so this time round we have rounded up all the show babes there. Check them out now!
VR-Zone took a stroll over at ongoing Communic Asia 2007, one of the Asia’s largest ICT tradeshow and roundup all the mobile phones we could find there. Check out the mobile phones from Sony Ericsson, LG, Samsung, NTTDoCoMo as well as China’s Huawei and ZTE.
CommunicAsia 2007, EnterpriseIT2007, InteractiveDME is back in Singapore at Singapore EXPO. Spanning a total of 5 halls (47,000SqM) and featuring 1,653 companies of which 81% are from overseas, we see companies coming from Australia, China, France, Germany, USA etc displaying their solutions and products to meet the changing needs of the various industry and the
VR-Zone has a good opportunity to talk to a bunch of X-Fi guys over at Creative Technology recently and we managed to find out a little more about their direction and upcoming plans. We learned that Creative will continue to focus on their X-Fi technology and is in fact very open to licensing of their
Intel low power IA core is called Menlow and both Silverthorne and Tolapai belongs to the Menlow core. In Q2 2008, Intel revealed the codename for SFF platform as Embedded Menlow which is made up of 45nm Silverthorne processor with single-chip Poulsbo chipset w/ integrated graphics. For SoC platform, there is a Tolapai Platform made
Intel plans to lower the mobile processors pricing and introduce some new processors on Sept 2nd. On this date, 7 new processors will be launched and they are X7900, T7800, T7250, L7700, U2200, U2100, 550.