• Gigabyte Ultra Durable 2 Series; Cooler & More Stable

    Last year, Gigabyte set the pace by using All-Solid Capacitors on their motherboards and very soon the rest of the board manufacturers follow suit. This time round, Gigabyte comes out with a new concept using Ferrite Core Chokes and Low RDS(on) MOSFETs for their upcoming products like P35 series....

  • R600 Card Uses Theater 200 Video Decoder Chip

    The R600 card has adapted the Theater 200 video decoder chip from the previous All-in-Wonder multimedia family since AIW 9600XT to provide all the audio and video functionalities. Theater 200 can capture signals from composite, S-Video and component video inputs and the dual 12-bit ADCs will maintain the quality...

  • ATi RS780 DX10 IGP Chipset For AM2+/AM3 CPUs

    Our friends at CHW has an ATI chipsets roadmap detailing a RS780 IGP chipset with DX10 compatible GPU in H1 2008. Before that in H2 2007, we will see a RX740+, RS740+ as well as RD790+ supporting HyperTransport 3.0 technology. Interestingly, RS780 is built based on 55nm process technology...

  • CeBIT : 65nm R600 Suffers Poor Yield [Rumor]

    Over at CeBIT, we overheard some production problems with R600. The yield at 65nm is very low at this point of time. It is projected by middle of April, AMD is only able to churn out some 20,000 Radeon X2900 XTX graphics cards and XT SKU might not even...

  • CeBIT : Best UMPCs Roundup; Samsung Q1U, ASUS T83 & Digital Cube G43

    There are a number of UMPCs we saw around CeBIT and here are some we feel is the best around from this show. They are from Samsung, ASUS and Digital Cube. The Samsung Q1 Ultra UMPC is the successor to the earlier Q1 model and weighs slightly lighter at...

  • CeBIT : EVGA & Innovatek Team Up To Release ‘Black Pearl’ Board + Watercooling Combo

    We have gotten wind that EVGA and Innovatek will be bundling their Nvidia 680i mainboards and various waterblocks together. The combo is dubbed “Black Pearl and will be available after ceBIT.

  • CeBIT: Latest products by Thermaltake

    Thermaltake has all their new products on display, including a 1.5KW PSU and a lot of new coolers. More picture in the article.

  • CeBIT : Wide Range of New Chassis by Lian Li

    Lian Li has quite a few desktop and Tower cases on display at CeBIT. Take a look at this article to see more.

  • CeBIT: Latest Coolers and 3D Monitors by Zalman

    Zalman displayed their latest VGA and CPU coolers the CNPS 8700, 7500 and VF1000. At the same time, Zalman showcased their latest 3D Monitors and their latest Reserator XT. Do pop in and take a look.

  • CeBIT : Thermaltake Waterblock For R600

    Thermaltake has specially designed a waterblock for Radeon X2900 series graphics cards with their latest TMG AT4. Previously they has done for the GeForce 8800 GTX with TMG ND4. AT4 shares some similarities but the cooling concept is different. For AT4, the water flow through the copper waterblocks for...

  • CeBIT: Silverstone New Cases

    Silverstone has quite a few HTPC and one tower cases on display at CeBIT, as well as a 5 Hard Drive Desktop RAID enclosure on display. Their upcoming Olympia 1.2KW PSU is on display too. Check out this article for more pictures.

  • CeBIT : ELSA Remains Professional In Graphics

    ELSA is well known for the professional workstation graphics cards throughout their years of establishment. Not forgetting, they have a range of graphics cards for the enthusiasts and mainstream market too and they are trying hard to regain some leadership here. Recently, ELSA decided to try something different with...

  • CeBIT : Origen AE HTPC HasTouch Screen TFT

    OrigenAE has their latest S21T HTPC aluminium chassis on display at their booth that features a motorized 12.1″ touch panel TFT and the support for up to 10 hard drives. The 12.1″ TFT is able to slide out with a touch of a button and is able to support...

  • CeBIT : Best LCD Displays of CeBIT 2007

    Four LCD displays we feel stole the CeBIT limelight; 30″ LED BLU LCD monitor from Samsung, 42″ 3D LCD from NEC, 42″ Weather Proof LCD from Sanyo and lastly world’s largest 108″ LCD from Sharp. Samsung SyncMaster XL30 incorporates LED as backlight source for richer colors. It also sports...

  • CeBIT : CeBIT ’07 Turns Into A Car Show (Updated)

    Seems like CeBIT has turned into a car show where manufacturers are using expensive cars to gain attention and prestige. ASUS with Lamborghini, aigo with Vodafone McLaren Mercedes, CarTFT with GTR Avalanche Evo Orange?, Lenovo with F1 Williams BMW racing car, HP with F1 Ferrari, EA with a car...

  • CeBIT : AMD 690G DTX Board Pictured

    We saw a very interesting board today at Silverstone’s booth, an AMD 690G board codenamed Diamond Mech Board 2 based on the new DTX form factor. AMD has announced the new DTX form factor for Small Form Factors back in January. DTX motherboards are made backward compatible with ATX...

  • CeBIT : Scythe Watercooled Ninja

    Scythe has a redesigned Ninja on display at their booth, where one of the heatpipes is “emptied” and watercooling barbs are attached to it. Very innovative design by Scythe.

  • CeBIT : Chaintech Apogee to use Elpida Chips

    We had a talk with the guys over at Chaintech and more details about the Chaintech Apogee Enthusiast RAMs were revealed to us; the Apogee will be using Elpida chips and will be released in 1000Mhz and 1066Mhz CL5 variants, and it will be quite impossible to run these...

  • CeBIT : Silentflux closed loop liquid bubble pump cooler

    Silentflux has a pretty innovative liquid bubble pump cooler on display at their booth in CeBIT. the Silentflux coolers makes use of convection and a special liquid with a low boiling point to circulate liquid within the cooler. Check this piece of news out for more pictures.

  • CeBIT: HD-DVD’s Impressive Lineup

    HD-DVD has a pretty impressive booth with many up and coming gadgets with HD-DVD drives on display. Do read on to find out more on what HD-DVD has in store for you this year.