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  • Intel Pulls Yorkfield Extreme Edition Into 2007

    Intel has brought forward the launch of Yorkfield Extreme Edition from Q1 2008 to Q4 2007 bringing pressure to AMD Phenom FX slated for launch later this year. Intel has not determined the final clock speed of Yorkfield Extreme Edition but it will be at least 3.33GHz/1333FSB with 2 x 6MB shared L2 cache. Yorkfield

  • Intel Eaglelake Chipset & Boards Details

    Intel has revealed some information on the management and security features of the Eaglelake chipset. New technologies such as Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) v5.0, VT for Directed I/O (VT-d), Trusted Execution Technology (TXT), Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2, “Danbury” Technology and FIS-based port multipliers are to be available on Eaglelake-P, G and Q chipsets

  • Intel Harpertown Model Number & Clock Speed Unveiled

    In the latest roadmap we have seen, the models number and specs of the 45nm quad-core Harpertown and dual-core Wolfdale have been revealed. They are slated to launch in Q4 this year succeeding the current Clovertown and Woodcrest. All Harpertown processors sport 2 x 6MB of shared L2 cache with 1333FSB and are clocked above

  • Intel New Nehalem & Tukwila Platforms In H2 2008

    Intel is moving to IT usage based segmentation for future Nehalem and Tukwila platforms in H2 2008. The current Itanium segment will be renamed as Mission Critical (MC), Enterprise MP to be known as Expandable (EX), Volume DP to be known as Efficient Performance (EP) and lastly Entry UP to be called Entry (EN). For

  • Overclocking Vitamins: EVGA 680i SLI & QX6850

    After taking my doctor’s prescribed overclocking vitamins, it was time to do some overclocking on the EVGA nForce 680i SLI Motherboard with the Extreme Edition QX6850 Processor. The effect was tremendous, 500MHz FSB with Quad Core and over 5GHz Stable on 3D Mark 06. 25.7K 3D Mark 06 score!

  • VR-Zone G84 Geforce 8600 series shootout

    Troubled about which mid-range graphics card to get for your new PC? Fret not! We’ll be taking a look at 7 different brands of 8600GT/GTS today to give you a clearer picture of what you should be expecting, and what you should be buying! **updated with Biostar and Elsa 8600GTS!**

  • Intel Pushs Nehalem Into H2 2008

    Intel has revealed some information on their Nehalem processor in the latest roadmap updates. The 45nm Hi-K Nehalem-EP is based on 4-issue Intel Core microarchitecture technology, supports Simultaneous multi-threading and Multi-level shared cache architecture (L2 and L3). Nehalem-EP processor will arrive earlier than expected in H2 2008 and will be pairing up with Tylerburg chipsets.

  • Albatron Blue Ray Decoder Card

    Albatron has recently announced the exciting new “Blue Ray Decoder Card” giving mainstream users a great alternative to Integrated Graphics. This low-profile VGA card can provide even the most basic systems with High Definition video playback including Blu-ray and HD-DVD. This card also supports DirectX 10, boosting 3D graphics performance for the Windows® Vista™ operating

  • ARCTIC COOLING MX-2 Thermal Compound For Enthusiast

    ARCTIC COOLING has launched a new high performance thermal compound MX-2 for the enthusiast. MX-2 is a high conductive and low resistance compound for components that require the best thermal dissipation. MX-2 is ideally suited for use in CPU, GPU cooling and other applications between power semiconductor components and heat sinks where high thermal conductivity

  • SteelSeries World’s First Gaming Neckband Headset

    SteelSeries announced the SteelSeries Siberia Neckband Headset, the first circumaural neckband headset created for professional gaming. The new professional gaming headset is optimized for use with personal computers while offering "street-style" functionality for use with MP3-players and other digital devices.The original Siberia Full-Size Headset was released in late 2004 and instantly became a smash-hit among

  • Asus Xonar D2 2nd Look!

    VR-Zone brings you on a 2nd joyride with the Asus Xonar D2!

  • ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007 Day 2

    The final showdown of the Asia Pacific: ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007 Day 2: Inter Country Battle! 8 countries battle it out on one of the most powerful setups, not yet on the shelves! Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700 and ASUS Republic Of Gamers Blitz Extreme Motherboard!!

  • ASUS Launched Blitz Extreme & P5K Premium

    ASUS has today released the brand new ROG Blitz Extreme motherboard and Black Pearl Special Edition P5K Premium motherboards. The ASUS ROG Blitz series of motherboards also comes in two other versions – the ROG Blitz Formula and the ROG Blitz Formula (Special Edition). Both versions will come with Crosslinx, however only the ROG Blitz

  • Asus Overclocking Championship 2007 – First Day Event Report

    VR-Zone is proud to present you with what happened on Day 1 at the anticipated Asus Overclocking Championship 2007!

  • Limited Edition Crimson Palm Treo 680

    Palm today unveiled the limited edition Crimson Palm® Treo™ 680 smartphone in Singapore, aimed at customers who are ready to move up to a full-featured mobile phone that includes everything needed to stay organized, and yet looks hip and trendy. The Treo 680 GSM/GPRS/EDGE quad-band world phone, running on the Palm OS®, boasts Palm’s hallmark

  • Limited Edition Loewe LCD TV w/ Swarovski Crystals

    Atlas Sound & Vision, Singapore’s leading premium audio visual retailer and distributor, today announced the availability of the limited edition Loewe Individual television adorned with Swarovski crystals. The high resolution LCD panels (1366 x 768 pixels) combined with the new Loewe Digital+ platform allow for optimal viewing pleasure and brilliant pictures in 16:9 cinema format

  • ELSA Launched GLADIAC 850GT DDR3 Card

    ELSA launched her latest 8500 series 3D game card – ELSA GLADIAC 850GT 256B3 2DT. Powered by NVIDIA G86 engine, ELSA GLADIAC 850GT 256B3 supports up to 600MHz core clock. With advanced NVIDIA G86 technology, ELSA GLADIAC 850GT 256B3 fully support DirectX 10, Shader Model 4.0, OpenGL 2.0 and Windows Vista. 256MB -1.4ns GDDR3 Memory

  • NZXT Adamas Review

    The Adamas case is NZXT’s Classic series flagship case, and it definitely looks good… Sit back and relax while we strip the case inside out to give you guys a piece of our mind.

  • Creative Zen Stone Plus + Travelsound Stone Combo!

    We took a look at the Creative Zen Stone just before we set off for Computex in June. During this period, Creative added an one-inch LCD to the product and viola, we’ve got the Zen Stone Plus! At the same time, Creative also launched the Travelsound Stone speakers to compliment the stone…

  • ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007

    VR-Zone is proud to present the FIRST EVER World-Wide Overclocking Competition – the ASUS Overclocking Championship 2007, which is held jointly with Kingston at the IT Hub of Singapore on the 7th and 8th of July 07. Overclockers from all over Asia Pacific will gather at Funan DigitaLife Mall to battle it out and pit