Swiftech™ today announced the release of the new MCW55 Universal VGA water-block. While similar in size and appearance to the earlier MCW50, the MCW55 features vastly improved performance and is now made out of Delrin Acetal like the STORM CPU waterblock for superior durability. "The STORM+MCW55 combination is a "match made in heaven". We worked
VIA announced the VIA P4M800 Pro chipset, further extending VIA’s leadership in providing affordable and scalable IGP solutions with rich multimedia and connectivity features for the mainstream and fast-growing entry-level PC markets. Designed to support a full range of Intel® Pentium® 4 and Intel Celeron® processors with an FSB of up to 800MHz, the VIA
Creative introduces new additions to its most versatile and lightweight portable speakers family. The four superior TravelSound and TravelDock portable speaker systems come with NeoTitanium micro drivers for stunning audio clarity and accuracy. · Creative TravelDock Zen Micro has an estimated retail price of S$ 249.00 · Creative TravelDock 900 has an estimated retail price
Iomega launched the Iomega® MiniMax™ Desktop Hard Drive, a Hi-Speed Dual connectivity (USB 2.0 and Firewire) external device designed to compliment the form factor of the Mac mini and boost its storage capacity by up to 250GB. Despite its Mac mini styling the new HDD has been designed with flexibility in mind. It is not
Today, VR-Zone will be taking a look at one of the latest small form offerings from Shuttle, the Shuttle SD31P. Featuring the latest Intel 945P Express Chipset supporting the Dual Core Pentium D from Intel, enthusiasts will love this power packed little monster.
With the new Creative Zen Vision and the Muvo Vidz, Creative aims to go into the video loving crowd. Both the Vidz and the Zen Vision has video play back as one of the main highlights. Click here for a deeper in-sight on these new players!
Intel will then release the 975X chipset, essentially a 955X version with dual x8 capability and supports for two GeForce 6600 or higher cards. The 975X is scheduled to debut with the Presler (65nm, Dual Core, 2 x 2MB L2, VT, LT). The initial samples of the 975X are much more capable than especially NVIDIA
Some interesting info from an investor meeting held with ATI’s CEO Dave Orton on August 17th : • Late September Launch Date Set for Three R500 Desktop Discrete Chips (R520, RV530, and RV515) • The shipment dates will likely be staggered for the three chips, based on the delivery cycles from TSMC, with one likely
Both Conroe and Woodcrest are 65nm Merom derivatives and are meant for desktop and workstation respectively. From the photos shown above, it is clear that Conroe and Woodcrest are LGA775 based. It is known that Merom sports 4MB of shared L2 cache and judging from the IDF slide diagram, it seems that there will be
ATi will extend another model for their recently launched X800GT, known as the X800GTO clocked at 400MHz and has 12 pipelines. There will be two main variants, 256MB GDDR3 version with memory clock at 490MHz and 128MB GDDR1 version with memory clock at 350MHz. All GTO cards will use excess R480 Pro, R430 Pro or
NVIDIA plans to unveil their upcoming nForce 4 IGP chipset, the C51G coupled with MCP51 Southbridge on Sept 20th. Previously, NVIDIA revealed that the integrated graphics core will be NV44 GeForce 6200 based but it seems like NVIDIA has changed to GeForce 6150. It is unclear if the performance will be similar or lower than
2005 H1 2006 H2 2006 2007-08 Platform Sonoma Napa Santa Rosa Pentium M Dothan 90nm, 2MB L2, 533FSB Pentium M 730/740/750/760/770 Yonah 65nm, Dual Core, 2MB L2, 667FSB, VT, SSE3 Merom 65nm, Dual Core, 4MB L2, VT, EM64T Penryn 45nm Chipsets Alviso (915GM, 915PM, 915GMS*, 915GML* ) 533/400*Mhz FSB, DDR-2 533/400, GMA900, PCI Express,
Family H2′ 05 H1 ’06 H2 ’06 Platform Anchor Creek – Personal Computing Lyndon – Desktop / Enterprise Client Bridge Creek – Personal Computing Averill – Desktop / Enterprise Client Extreme Edition SmithField (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2, Dual Core, 800MHz FSB, HT, EM64T) Presler (65nm, 2 x 2MB L2, Dual Core, EM64T, VT, HT,
H2 2005 H1 2006 H2 2006 2007 2008 Platform Wyloway UP Presler / Cedarmill / Conroe Chipset E7230 Mukilteo Platform Bensley / Glidewell Xeon DP Irwindale (90nm, 2MB L2, EM64T, DBS) 3.6 / 3.4 / 3.2 / 3.0GHz Paxville DP (90nm, Dual Core, 2 x 2MB L2, DBS) 3.2 / 3.0 / 2.8GHz Xeon
Intel Pentium 4 processors based on 90nm Prescott core in LGA775 package will undergo changes for the E-0 with EM64T to the G-1 core processor stepping change. NDA Spec Update will be available in September. Customer qualification is required. • The CPU ID will change from 0xF41h to 0xF49h • Updated BIOS is required •
According to HWSecrets, OCZ has a new 1,100-watt power supply prototype up their sleeves which is actually using two power supplies working in parallel inside the same housing. OCZ is showing this prototype to key people in the industry to check if there is demand for such product. Even though this power supply uses two
SiS has signed a long-term licensing contract with Intel Mobile Products Group for the manufacture and sale of chipsets supporting the Intel® Pentium® M processors with a 533MHz front side bus. SiS long-term dedication and record of innovative solutions to computer chipset research and commitment have received industry wide recognition. The new SiS656MX, SiS649MX, SiSM661MX,
The Intel Viiv technology was disclosed for the first time at the Intel Developer Forum today. PCs based on Intel Viiv technology will be easy to use with a remote control and will be powered by a suite of Intel technologies, including a dual-core processor, chipset, platform software and wired networking capabilities. Intel Viiv technology-based
The PolarFLO TT VGA-Chipset is the latest in pc water cooling technology. The new design is fully comprehensive and future proof. We decided to take a more feature-rich and performance approach with this new design. The PolarFLO TT VGA-Chipset uses the PolarFLO TT Series Posi-Seal Barbs. These Posi-Seal barbs are easy to interchange. The TT
Razer has been enjoying a very fast growing popularity among the gamers, making high quality gaming mice and mouse pads. Today, VR-Zone takes a look at the latest from Razer, the Razer Copperhead. With various special features, have a look to see why this mouse is made to be different from others.