OCZ has recently introduced their DDR Booster, a device that allows for manual voltage adjustment to your motherboards VDIMM, all the way up to 3.9V. Today we take a look at this new product from OCZ and we try to break the 250MHz FSB barrier while running at 2-2-2-5 timings using the DDR Booster.
H2 ’04 H2 ’05 2006 Pentium 4 Extreme Edition Prescott 2M (90nm, 2MB L2, 1066Mhz FSB) Gallatin (0.13, 2MB L3, 1066Mhz FSB) SmithField (90nm, Dual Core) 65nm Pentium 4 Prescott (90nm, 1MB L2, 800Mhz FSB) SmithField (90nm, Dual Core) 65nm Celeron Prescott-V (90nm, 256KB L2, 533Mhz FSB) Cedarmill (65nm, Single Core)
LGA775 Pentium 4 retail box version with EM64T has surfaced in Akiba Japan where Intel has quietly released it earlier this week. The 64-bit Prescott comes in three speed grades; 3.2Ghz, 3.4Ghz and 3.6Ghz with S-Spec of SL7LA, SL7L8 and SL7L9 respectively. Although Intel has said that they are not releasing the 64-bit Prescott as
A combination of market missteps and a rise in third-party integrated graphics flattened NVIDIA’s Q2 revenue. The company now is in a virtual dead heat with rival ATI. NVIDIA expected the period from May to July to be traditionally soft but failed to predict that desktop graphics-chip sales would decline by 17 percent, as integrated-graphics
Default Demo, High Quality Catalyst 4.7 Catalyst 4.8 Beta Catalyst 4.9 Beta 1024 x 768 63.4 66.4 68.4 1280 x 1024 48.9 49.6 51 1600 x 1200 37 37.2 38 ATi has released a beta version of the Catalyst 4.9 yesterday meant to speed up their Radeon X800 cards on the newly released Doom III
Albatron is one of the first manufacturers to put their mid-ranged PCI Express graphics card on the market. Does the PCX 5750 have what it takes to stand up to the Radeon X600 XT? Come and take a look.
Samsung will start mass-producing 90nm-based DDR2 at the end of this year or the beginning of next year. Samsung is the first DRAM company to begin the transition. Samsung will initially use 90nm technology to produce 512Mbit DDR2 400, 533 and 667 components.
Intel plans to unveil a dual-core processor, codenamed Smithfield, in mid-2005 instead of sometime in 2006 as originally planned. Intel plans to roll out three versions of the Smithfield processor. One version will be targeted for the performance segment and will be supported by the Glenwood chipset. Two mainstream versions will be supported by the
Toshiba today confirmed its continued innovation and leadership in the fast growing market for 1.8-inch hard-disk drives (HDD) with the announcement of two new drives. The 60GB "MK6006GAH" achieves the highest capacity yet achieved in this increasingly important HDD format, while the 30GB "MK3006GAL" slims down drive thickness to only 5mm. Both new 1.8-inch drives
ATi has previously announced their Mobility Radeon X600 GPU codenamed M24 at Computex Taipei back in June this year and is the first mobile GPU offering that is native PCI Express based. VR-Zone got hold of a pre-production notebook from an OEM manufacturer for some quick testing to bench against the Mobility Radeon 9700.
WD has begun shipping the WD Caviar RAID Edition (RE) drives, a family of three 3.5-inch, 7,200-RPM drives ranging in capacity from 120GB to 260GB. The drives are specifically designed to challenge competitors like the Maxtor MaxLine drives, which are rated for non-I/O-intensive low-duty cycles. By contrast, the WD Caviar RE drives are rated at
AMD today announced that VMware ESX Server, virtual infrastructure software that enables enterprises to partition, consolidate and manage systems in mission-critical environments, is qualified on AMD Opteron(TM) processor-based platforms from HP and IBM. VMware, Inc.’s qualification of the four-way HP ProLiant DL585 and IBM e325 for VMware ESX Server underscores the extent to which the
SiS today announced the launch of its newest northbridge for the Intel Pentium® 4 CPU, the SiS649. The SiS649 is SiS latest chipset designed for the latest DDR and DDR2 memory standards and PCIe x16, making it an ideal choice for vendors who need a high performance next-generation platform that also offers compelling value. Utilizing
With the emphasis on the Digital Home this year, Alienware released three new high end DHD systems based on Hy-Tek’s TekPanel 300 enclosure. These systems will feature “Intel Pentium 4 processors up to 3.4 GHz and the Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004 operating system. ATI Radeon graphics, configurable up to X800 XT Platinum Edition
IWILL DNS Series are the Intel E7520 chipset based 8-layer EATX form factor server boards, which support IPMI 1.5 interface, integrated ATI Range XL GFX with 8 MB, the latest FSB800MHz Dual Intel Xeon processors with 1MB L2 Cache, Dual Channel DDR333 / 266 system memory up to 16GB registered with ECC and non-ECC functions,
Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific is proud to be the hardware partner at Crescent Girls’ School (CGS) in the m-Learning initiative. Together with iDA and Microsoft, this initiative is launched to all Secondary One students and teachers who are equipped with the latest Fujitsu tablet PCs – the Stylistic ST5010 and LifeBook T3010. Over 300 Secondary
Intel has published a PCN (Product Change Notification) was on July 30th with some changes in packaging technology of tray CPUs mostly meant for OEM channels. - Celeron D with frequencies upto 3.46 GHz (both Socket 478 and LGA 775) - Celeron D 315 (2.26 GHz, Socket 478) -> SL795 - Pentium 4 3.6E (Socket
The new Pentium M code-named “Dothan” arrives with a few updates. These include 90nm technology, 2MB L2 cache and an enhanced energy efficient circuit. We are going to take a look at how this new mobile chip performs and does it really live up to its name to be the successor of Banias.
P4 3.2E / 865PE / Radeon X800 Pro Catalyst 4.7 Catalyst 4.8 Beta 3DMark2001SE 19871 20854 3DMark2003 10423 10524 Aquamark 3 55.24 55.94 Wolfenstein : ET 84.7 85.5 Serious Sam SE 106.4 107.2
Microsoft is working away on the next-generation of Windows, code-named Longhorn, due in 2006. The new operating system will reshape the Windows graphics architecture, from 2D to 3D, with the Windows Graphics Foundation (WGF). This new architecture will usher in some major changes to how 3D graphics operations get handled by Longhorn. These WGF changes