ATF Multimedia at Sim Lim Square #04-73 is offering a Asus A8N SLI (Nforce4) Bundle, exclusive for VR-Zone Members only! 3 years local warranty, with first year 1 to 1 exchange. Asus A8N SLI Deluxe 2 x Asus N6600GT PCI-E Total Price: $ 1069 If you purchase the bundle, you can get the option to
SLI (Scalable Link Interfacing 2 video cards) seems to be the rage nowadays with motherboard and video card manufacturers coming out with their attractive offerings. Today we take a look at how the Asus 6600GT SLI Combo performs.
With growing sales of high-resolution digital cameras, video camcorders and other electronic devices that require more memory and speed, SanDisk today announced a 2GB Memory Stick PRO Duo flash storage card and a new Memory Stick PRO Duo family in the SanDisk Ultra® II line. The latest Memory Stick offerings, which are expected to ship
Intel is expected to disclose details about a new and integrated “I/O acceleration technology” for servers during IDF from March 1-3. Intel I/O Acceleration Technology is a hard-based solution that is said to improve the interaction between servers and networking systems by up to 30 percent. The technology is not a standalone or peripheral chip.
Microsoft will recall 14.1 million power cords for its Xbox video game console after a defect gave some users minor singe burns and scorched carpets. The recall covered all Xboxes made for continental Europe before Jan. 13, 2004, and units made for the rest of the world before Oct. 23, 2003. Consoles built after those
ATI today announced the introduction of RADEON® XPRESS™ 200M – the industry’s first integrated PCI Express DirectX 9 chipset for AMD processor-based notebook PCs. With the introduction of RADEON XPRESS 200M, ATI delivers onboard RADEON X300 class visual performance and features. This visual performance is complimented by POWERPLAY 5.0, an innovation in power management for
GIGABYTE presents the new Neon Cooler 775 and Neon Cooler 8 Series of CPU fansinks that target discerning PC gamers who are looking for exciting visual effects combined with maximum thermal dissipation and quiet operation under extreme conditions. The new coolers build on the extensive feature set of the GIGABYTE Neon Cooler 7 series
TwinMOS announces today the mass production of high capacity Ultra-X SD card. The 66X Ultra high speed with 2GB high capacity SD card offers excellent stability with data protection. In addition to its super capacity at 2GB, TwinMOS 66X Ultra-X SD card allows users to enjoy read speed at 10MB/sec and write speed at 7.9MB/sec.
SiS has signed a long-term licensing contract with Intel for the manufacture and sale of chipsets for the Intel Pentium4 processor with 1066MHz front side bus. The new generation of FSB 1066MHz chipsets increases the data transfer rate to 8.3GB per second, compared to 6.4GB in FSB 800MHz generation chipsets. SiS long-term dedication to computer
ASUS today introduced the P5 motherboard series that features complete driver support for the next-generation 64-bit computing architecture. The P5 motherboard series is the reliable platform for Intel 600 series CPU that incorporates EM64T and EIST power saving technologies. With superior engineering capability, ASUS proudly presents the high-quality motherboards to bring advanced system performance, faster
Corsair Memory today announced immediate availability of a new line of DDR2 PC2-4200 SO-DIMMs designed to support Intels newest mobile computing platform. Corsairs three new SO-DIMM modules are rated at DDR2-533: VS1GSDS533D2 1GB, DDR2-533, 200-pin SO-DIMM VS512SDS533D2 512MB, DDR2-533, 200-pin SO-DIMM VS256SDS533D2 256MB, DDR2-533, 200-pin SO-DIMM All three parts are included in Corsairs Value Select
Today we bring you a review of the latest addition to Sapphire’s Toxic family of graphics cards, the Sapphire Radeon X700 Pro Toxic Edition. Using the same Lethal Cooling we saw with the X800 Pro Toxic Edition, does the card have what it takes to outperform the NVIDIA GeForce 6600GT? Come and take a closer
NVIDIA today announced that the Company shipped more than one million NVIDIA nForce4 media and communication processors (MCPs), the industry’s most feature-rich core-logic solutions for AMD64-based computing platforms, since its availability in December 2004. In addition, the demand for NVIDIA nForce4 SLI technology is exceeding the Company’s high expectations, accounting for more than 25 percent
AMD today again displayed the strength of the AMD64 dual-core ecosystem with four dual-core AMD Opteron processor technology demonstrations on existing partner server and workstation platforms at LinuxWorld Boston. Demonstrated systems include a Cray XD1 supercomputer; the HP xw9300 Workstation powered by two dual-core AMD Opteron processors along with NVIDIA SLI dual PCI Express(TM) technology;
AMD, in collaboration with XenSource, today announced that it will port Xen, the leading open-source virtualization package, to AMD64 technology. This industry-first x86-based 64-bit open-source virtualization solution is planned to be available in the first half of 2005. The Xen hypervisor, a high-performance, x86 virtual machine monitor (VMM), enables a single machine to run multiple
MSI today introduces the MEGA BOOK S260 which aims to provide the best cooling system while retaining its delicate exterior. It comes with a dazzling ebony black flat screen that yields enhanced contrast, brightness performance and richness of color for outstanding image detail. In spite of its limited space, the MEGABOOK S260 is loaded with
SanDisk today announced that it is doubling the current capacity of its popular SanDisk miniSD(TM) card to 1-gigabyte. The miniSD card is used in a growing number of mobile phones with multimedia capabilities such as digital cameras, music players, video recording and playback, games and more. The SanDisk miniSD card includes an adapter allowing it
Intel plans to launch its first dual-core processor in the second quarter of this year followed by Montecito, a dual-core version of its Itanium server chip, and future multicore versions of Pentiums, Xeons and Itaniums that will have up to 32 cores each. But hardware vendors are worried that traditional models for software licenses will
NVIDIA today announced the GeForce Go 6600, a mobile GPU designed specifically to deliver cutting-edge multimedia functionality without sacrificing portability. The GeForce Go 6600 GPU is available immediately from industry-leading OEMs and ODMs including Acer, Asus, Gericom, Medion, Toshiba, and several other notebook suppliers worldwide. The latest generation of multimedia notebooks will feature the GeForce
Model Model Name Old Price New Price % Drop Athlon 64 Athlon 64 4000+ 729 643 11.8 Athlon 64 3800+ 643 424 34.1 Athlon 64 3700+ 470 329 30 Athlon 64 3500+ 288 272 5.6 Athlon 64 3400+ 238 223 6.3 Athlon 64 3200+ 208 194 6.7 Athlon 64 3000+ 163 149 8.6 Athlon 64