Intel published some documents last week regarding the new E-0 stepping that would affect mPGA478 2.8A, 2.8E, 3.0E, 3.2E and 3.4E GHz, LGA775 520, 530, 540, 550 and 560 (2.8, 3, 3.2, 3.4, 3.6 GHz) and LGA775 with EM64T 3.2, 3.4 and 3.6 GHz. Apparently, E-0 step will incorporate more power optimizations and NX Bit.
Shuttle announced during Computex 2004 about the immediate availability of the XPC SK83G, XPC and SB61G2 v3, as well the much-anticipated XP17 flat panel display (FPD) and PN15 Wireless LAN (802.11g) Module. Check out more photos taken at the Computex 2004 Press Center, where Shuttle sponsored more than 30 sets of Shuttle XPCs and XP17
Tul has now released the latest PowerColor X800 Pro card called the Assassin Edition into the market featuring the recently launched X800 Pro VPU that sports 12 pipelines and equipped with 256MB of GDDR3 memory modules. Instead of a usual box, PowerColor uses a cool black backpack to contain this card and there are numerous
I’ve finally broken 100K Aquamarks with the P4 EE running 4.65Ghz and the Innovision 6800U runing 602/1265. CPU at -93C and GPU at -99C. More here.
Computex was held over the week, from 1 – 5 June 2004, in Taipei. VR-Zone was there over the week to report this iconic event. Technology, lifestyle, work and fun ? They are all going to converge within the next few years.
Just got home after Computex 2004 and I found a mail in my INBOX that says “NVIDIA Mermaid Show at Innovision”. Guess I will post it online now to ease the tension created in recent days over the viewers’ great desire to see more photos of computex babes.
After paying a visit to XGI today, we have gathered some information regarding their PCI Express cards. Volari PCIE V3, V5 and V8 will be the upcoming PCI Express x16 cards (Bridge) from XGI but it will be in limited quantities depending on customer demands. Volari PCIE bridge solution differs from NVIDIA as the bridge
We have heard some information regarding the NV48 GPU over at Computex. Apparently it will come in 2 variants; AGP 8x and PCI-E. NV48 could be out as soon as August and has higher core clock speed than the current NV40/NV45 and it could be native PCI Express based. On the ATi side, RV410 and
VR-Zone had the chance to meet up with ATi’s President & CEO, David E. Orton and he shared with the press his views on PCI Express, chipsets and the roadmap of ATi. More details inside.
During Computex 2004, VR-Zone had the chance to visit DFI’s booth in Hall 2. A total of 8 new motherboards were released. The new LANPARTY Intel boards (925X-T2, 915P-T)will feature: Socket 775 platform Karajan 8-channel audio codec High speed GbE LAN on PCI Express bus The new LANPARTY AMD board (nF3 ULTRA-D) will feature: AMD
NVIDIA announced the nForce™3 Ultra MCP, a new media and communications processor for motherboards and PC systems based on the AMD64 computing platform. Industry’s only single-chip, core-logic solution Native Gigabit Ethernet interface Hardware-optimised Firewall security solution NVIDIA AutoTuning, a new performance-enhancing feature for all NVIDIA nForce3 MCPs that automatically adjusts PC clock speeds to maximise
AMD launched 4 new 64bit processors at this year’s Computex in Taipei. The processors announced were the AMD Athlon 64 FX-53 and AMD Athlon 64 processors 3800+, 3700+ and 3500+. The AMD Athlon FX-53 processor and AMD Athlon processors 3800+ and 3500+ are designed using AMD’s new 939-pin package. Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP) capability (enabled
Nokia announced the release of its latest phone, the 7610. Touted as Nokia’s most advanced camera phone to date, it will include the standard array of applications such as lifeblog abd Kodak pictures application Other phone features: Dimensions: 108.6mm x 53mm x 18.7mm Video streaming in both Realvideo and 3GPP video streaming formats Series 60
Just broke 17K 3D Marks with Innovision 6800 Ultra and Dual Cascade cooling. 17182 3D marks with 603 Core 1250 Memory: Ran with 61.11 drivers and fastest card on the ORB right now. Had quite a bit of trouble trying to get the card to stop throttling when the GPU gets too cold. I really
We had a chance to take a peek at IWILL’s next generation server technology in Computex 2004. Two servers caught the eye, the 8P Operton and the 48 HDD quad Operton server. 5U8P: 8 way Operton 5U Sata Server - Supports up to 8 Operton 800 series processors - Supports up to 64 GB of
Gigabyte has demonstrated a PCI Express based ATi R423 card running at their booth over at Computex. Interestingly, it is an R423 XT card running at a core clock of 500Mhz and memory clock of 1120Mhz. There won’t be any Pro version of the R423 card like the current X800 Pro that contains 12 pipelines
Not many people know of the presence of Thermally Advantaged Chassis (TAC) and its effects on the new systems based on the Intel Pentium 4 processor with 1MB L2 Cache. In this article, we will touch more on this kind of chassis. Be sure to check out the video on “How to build your own
Had my first run with the Innovision 6800 Ultra with Dual Cascade cooling gives me 16734 3D marks with 600 Core 1190 Memory: Will be benching some more in the next few days. More here.
We have taken a look at the first retail Radeon X800 Pro card from ATi themselves. Check out how it match up against the 9800XT and FX5950 Ultra cards and its overclocking potential as well.
Reservation acceptance of new model Athlon 64/FX will be available in Japan. The upcoming socket 939 CPU are 3500+(2.2ghz, 512k L2 cache), 3800+(2.4ghz, 512k L2 cache) and FX-53(2.4ghz,512k L2 cache). Those new CPU are all dual channel with unbuffer memory supported.