• DELL Integrates CoolIT Systems’ MTEC Technology into Dual- Stage Cooling System

    CoolIT Systems announces that the new Dell XPS 710 H2C Edition will utilize CoolIT Systems’ MTEC technology to effectively chill the new Intel quad core processor. CoolIT’s advanced technology increases cooling power of Dell’s patent pending new liquid cooling solution which helps to extend the longevity of the CPU...

  • Intel & Samsung Back DisplayPort

    Intel and Samsung officially put their weight behind the Displayport 1.1 specification at a press conference at the CES. With their support the competing Universal Display Port (UDI) effort is essentially dead. DisplayPort backers see the interconnect as the digital successor to analog VGA, the Digital Visual Interface used...

  • ATi RD790 Boards For AMD Stars Cores

    Our friends over at Chilehardware have gotten some juicy details on the ATi RD790 reference boards for AMD Stars core based off Socket AM2+ and Socket 1207+. The RD790 reference board for Socket AM2+ (or known as AMD2G2 or AMDR2) Agena, Kuma, Runa and Spica Stars processors is codenamed...

  • ATi R600 Samples On Feb 28th

    February 28th is the day where R600 card samples will be available to manufacturers and press while AMD continues working hard to launch R600 @ CeBIT. There are two versions; a 12" for OEMs and a 9" for the end users. No info as yet on their differences. According...

  • AMD Better by Design Program

    AMD today announced the Better by Design program, a first-of-its-kind initiative highlighting outstanding performance and superior technologies in desktop and notebook PCs designed by leading global OEMs. With the impending launch of Microsoft Windows Vista(TM), the world is moving to a new level of computing experience with increased emphasis...

  • Ritek 32GB Solid-State Drives In Q2

    Ritek is now preparing for volume shipments of its first NAND flash-based solid-state drive (SSD) in the second quarter of 2007. The upcoming RiDATA-brand SSD will come in two memory densities – 16GB and 32GB. A 64GB version is coming online this year but the exact available date is...

  • Matrox DualHead2Go Digital Edition

    Matrox today announced the DualHead2Go Digital Edition, the next version to the acclaimed DualHead2Go, now featuring digital outputs. This external multi-display upgrade device connects to the VGA output of compatible notebook or desktop computers and through patent-pending technology uniquely expands the desktop across two digital displays. DualHead2Go Digital Edition...

  • Sapphire Unveils X1950 PRO DUAL Card

    TWO X1950 PRO graphics processors on a single card – the latest exciting introduction from industry leader Sapphire Technology, dubbed the SAPPHIRE X1950 PRO DUAL and being shown for the first time at CES in Las Vegas from January 8, 2007. The SAPPHIRE X1950 PRO DUAL features a full...

  • Corsair TWIN2X2048-10000C5DF DOMINATOR 2GB Kits

    Corsair today unveiled the new TWIN2X2048-10000C5DF DOMINATOR™ memory kits. Designed for overclocking and achieving the highest frequencies in mind, the TWIN2X2048-10000C5DF DOMINATOR is rated and tested at a frequency of 1250MHz, thus making it the world’s highest frequency production ready memory. Specially designed for NVIDIA® nForce™ 680 SLI™ media...

  • ATI TV Wonder Digital Cable Tuner For HD Viewing

    AMD today unveiled the ATI TV Wonder™ Digital Cable Tuner – the industry’s first and only device that enables users to watch and record premium HD digital cable content, such as HD ESPN and HD HBO, on their PCs. The ATI TV Wonder Digital Cable Tuner turns a PC...

  • DFI Launches DFI Club Support Forums

    After a split from DFI-Street Support Forums, DFI has launched a new portal very quickly to provide support for DFI motherboard users. Check it out: DFI Club

  • Marvell Showcase at CES: Full HD with New Dual-Channel Digital Video Format Converter

    At CES Las Vegas this week, Marvell will be showcasing a variety of enabling technologies and products for : -Digital Entertainment -Home Connectivity -Emerging Consumer Technologies -Cellular Handhelds The Marvell 88DE2710 converts PC graphics and high-definition (HD) and standard-definition (SD) digital video inputs into HD outputs, including full HD...

  • NVIDIA completes Acquisition of Portal Player

    NVIDIA Corporation, the worldwide leader in programmable graphics processor technologies, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of PortalPlayer, Inc., a leading supplier of semiconductors, firmware, and software for personal media players and secondary display-enabled computers. The acquisition of PortalPlayer is expected to accelerate NVIDIA’s ongoing investment in...

  • ASUS P5N-E SLI nForce 650i SLI

    It’s been over 2 months since the NVIDIA NForce 680i SLI chipset has entered the market, and most of us have read reviews all over the internet regarding it’s performance and overclockability. With boards based on the 680i SLI chipset debuting at over USD$ 200, partly due to the...

  • Answers to Obscure BIOS Options in DFI LAN Party UT ICFX3200-T2R/G

    Alright, I’ve gotten an update on some queries regarding some of the obscure BIOS options available in DFI LAN Party UT ICFX3200-T2R/G – RD600 Motherboard. Here they are my friends.

  • Samsung Developed 2GHz GDDR4 Memories

    Samsung Electronics will publish some details on their 80nm 512Mb GDDR4 SDRAM running at 2GHz frequency with max data rate of 4Gbps/pin at ISSCC. In comparison, the fastest commercially available Samsung GDDR4 memories clocked at 1.4GHz while ATi Radeon X1950XTX runs at 1GHz and ATi R600 is rumored to...

  • G Stepping Core 2 Quad In Q3 2007

    For the quad-core Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 releasing in Jan 7, its TDP is 105W. Thus, a motherboard has to support FMB 05B power consumption specification to support this model. However, Desktop Quad-Core products would stepped into G Stepping some time in Q2 and Q3, and supports 05A...

  • Hitachi World’s First Terabyte Hard Drive

    Hitachi Global Storage Technologies today announced the industry’s first terabyte (TB) hard drive. Delivering superior performance and reliability, as well as capacity, Hitachi’s 1TB hard drive meets the needs of consumers who want to create, share and store their digital information, and lots of it. Hitachi’s Deskstar® 7K1000 will...

  • Better Power & Thermal Management For AM2+ Stars CPUs

    AMD plans to implement better power and thermal management with Cities and Stars processors to improve energy efficiency especially when the new Energy Star 4.0 Specification takes effect on July 20, 2007. AMD will enhance C’n’Q with C1E by allowing the CPU to tri-state its IO during system idle...

  • Gigabyte N680SLI-DQ6; 6 Quad Goodness!

    Gigabyte GA-N680SLI-DQ6 is going to hit the market by end of January and it is designed specially for enthusiasts and gamers. What makes this board special from the rest is its All-Solid Capacitors, Quad-Triple phase power, Quad BIOS and Quad Gigabit LAN! It is the first and only in...