• Gigabyte GA-N650SLI-DS4 650i SLI Review

    The NVIDIA motherboard chipsets on Intel platforms have caught up with Intel chipsets in the past few months in terms of popularity, pulling down the traditional notion of “Intel chipset with Intel Processors – No-brainer consideration”. Initially when the NVIDIA Crush 55 chipsets launched, it was a product that...

  • Galaxy Announces New GE Edition

    Galaxy announces it’s GE range for it’s Geforce 8600 and 8500 series of Graphics Cards. For the 8600, it has taken the fastest 1.0ns DDR3 memory, overclocked them and achieved a performance level on par to a reference GTS card with their 8600GE. For the 8500, it has replaced...

  • Inno3D i-Chill Xstriker3 for GeForce 8 series

    The long anticipated Inno3D i-Chill series is now built with 8 series GPU technology. It is crafted with the new innovating cooler, the Xstriker3 that is uniquely designed for passive and active cooling solutions. The Xstriker3 is the first cooler that was specially designed for Inno3D i-Chill series and...

  • 8800 Ultra Cards Ready For Shipment

    We learned that AIB partners for both NVIDIA and ATi have already received the GeForce 8800 Ultra cards and Radeon DX10 cards and are preparing for shipments, hitting retails shelves very soon. We heard that there seems to be no supply problems.

  • Silverstone Sugo SG-03 Review

    Positioned to be the successor of the Sugo SG-01, the SG-03 was unveiled at Cebit 07 and has created quite a fair bit of attention. Today, the SG-03 lands in our hands, and in this very review we’re going to tear it apart and examine the innards for your...

  • OCZ Reaper HPC Edition 2GB (2 x 1GB) DDR2 1150 Review

    OCZ Technology, the brand name built on overclocking and hardware enthusiasts, had a great show at CEBIT 2007, showcasing a bunch of innovative and unique items, such as the Gaming Brainwave Actuator and it’s air-water Hybrid Cooler with a carbon graphite base. Today unfortunately, instead of these interesting items,...

  • Updated : GeForce 8800 Ultra Card & Final Clocks Unveiled

    A picture of the GeForce 8800 Ultra card appeared in our forums earlier and our sources confirmed that it is one of the 2 reference cooler designs that NVIDIA let their partners choose from. This design is the nicer looking one we heard. Also we learned that the final...

  • VTF2007 to Highlight the Trend towards Ultra Mobility

    VIA today announced that the eighth annual VIA Technology Forum will take place in Taipei on Wednesday 6 June, during Computex 2007, with the theme of “Ultra Mobility”. The convergence of computing, communications and entertainment applications and services combined with significant advances in technology integration, power efficiency and miniaturization...

  • Creative Introduces Live! Cam Optia AF

    Creative today introduced the Creative Live!® Cam Optia AF webcam, the world’s first webcam to offer auto focus technology and a true 2.0 megapixel CMOS sensor. Finished in glossy black, with a new multi-element precision glass lens, Creative Live! Cam Optia AF raises the bar and sets a new...

  • Eagle 8600GT w Best Custom Cooler & 1.0ns Memory

    Not only is Eagle 8600GT one of the highest clocked 8600GT around, at 650MHz Core, only 25MHz lower than the reference GTS clock, and 850MHz Memory; it comes with one of the best custom-cooler in the 8600GT market, yielding lower than comeptition temperature. The surprise was in the Memory:...

  • NVIDIA Takes Visual Computing to New Extremes with NVIDIA Quadro Plex VCS Model IV

    NVIDIA Corporation today announced a new version of the NVIDIA Quadro Plex visual computing system (VCS), which incorporates the unified architecture and GPU computing capability of NVIDIA Quadro FX 5600 GPUs. This new Quadro Plex VCS pushes visual computing to new extremes, boosting workstation and cluster performance for a...

  • First Look at Overclocking the 8600GT!

    The 8600GT and 8600GTS seem to be very close in specifications, the biggest difference lie in the clockspeeds. We’ve seen that the 8600GTS is a high clock speed Demon… how high then does the 8600GT go? Can a 8600GT clock up to 8600GTS speeds without any mods and hassle?...

  • OCZ StealthXStream 600W PSU For Gamers

    OCZ announced the new StealthXStream Power Supply featuring a conservative look with a sleek, black case and fan. The StealthXStream is kept supremely cool with a large 120mm fan features a standard ATX power supply form factor resulting in a compact footprint to accommodate virtually all computer towers. With...

  • ASUS To Roll Out 5 Models Of Classmate PCs

    ASUS will roll out five types of low-priced PCs embedded with Intel`s Classmate platform in second half this year, posing heat to Quanta Computer in the competition in low-priced PC market. The five computer types ASUS will introduce are priced at US$ 199, US$ 249, US$ 299, US$ 399...

  • AMD Further Boost Barcelona Performance

    AMD disclosed updated performance projections for its upcoming native Quad-Core AMD Opteron™ processors, code-named ‘Barcelona.’ The new Barcelona projections are based on the latest SPECcpu2006 benchmarks and show that AMD expects to have up to a 50 percent advantage in floating point performance and 20 percent in integer performance...

  • Intel Enters Desktop CPU Price War

    Family Model Old Price New Price % Change Core 2 Quad Q6600 851 530 -38% Core 2 Duo E6700 530 316 -40% E6600 316 224 -29% E6420 - 183 - E6400 224 183 -18% E6320 - 163 - E6300 183 163 -11% E4400 - 133 - E4300 163 113...

  • Samsung 4GB DDR2 DIMMs On Stacked Process

    Samsung has developed the first all-DRAM stacked memory package using ‘through silicon via’ (TSV) technology, which will soon result in memory packages that are faster, smaller and consume less power. The new wafer-level-processed stacked package (WSP) consists of four 512Mb DDR2 DRAM chips that offer a combined 2Gb of...

  • World’s Smallest x86 Board From VIA

    VIA announced the VIA VT6047 Pico-ITX form factor reference design, the smallest full-featured x86 mainboard in the industry designed for a new world of ultra compact embedded PC systems and appliances. The Mini-ITX mainboard, at 17cm x 17cm, which recently celebrated its 5th anniversary as an industry standard form...

  • Eagle GeForce 8600 Series

    Espco Technology Holdings Ltd of Hong Kong has launched the latest products in their Nvidia GeForce 8 series of graphics cards, the 8600GT and 8600GTS. Espco markets value-for-money graphics card solutions targeted at the budget-conscious segment of the market under the brand name Eagle. This time round though, Espco...