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  • K8L Stars Family : Altair, Antares, Arcturus & Spica

    Alongside with Altair, there are also K8L based dual-Core Antares coming in Q3 2007 and Arcturus coming in Q4 2007. Starting from 2GHz to 2.9GHz, Antares features 512KB L2 Cache for each core and 2MB shared L3 Cache. 2.0GHz & 2.1GHz versions will have 35W TDP, while 2.4GHz to 2.7GHz versions have 65W TDP, and

  • DFI’s Q3, Q4 Desktop Products

    Contrary to rumours of DFI leaving the Desktop Board Market, it seems there are quite a few products in store for the Desktop Consumers from DFI. The RS690 Integrated Graphics Soluti8on does look quite interesting with X700 integrated graphics core. Intel 965 chipset solution will finally be seen in DFI boards in the Infinity P965/G

  • NVIDIA Shares Surge on Acquisition Speculation

    NVIDIA shares rose $ 2.32 to $ 30.62 in afternoon Nasdaq trade. Some 20 million shares changed hands, about double the three-month daily average. Investors have been speculating that Nvidia might be acquired since July, when AMD agreed to buy ATI Technologies for $ 5.4 billion. Rumors of such a transaction resurfaced on Wednesday, spreading

  • GeForce 8800GTX & GTS Details

    DailyTech has gotten some juicy details on the GeForce 8 flagship products and it has confirmed some of the leaked specs earlier on. We have mentioned about G80 being unified back in July 2005. Expect GeForce 8800GTX and 8800GTS products to launch the second week of November 2006. GeForce 8800GTX : 575MHz core clock, 900MHz

  • SRS Audio Sandbox Technology

    SRS has developed an “audio sandbox” that takes the hardware acceleration the company helped develop and replaces it with a software application. “The Soundbox is one of the very cool audio enhancement technologies for the PC because it delivers enhancement across the board,” said Benjamin Grier, product marketing manager for SRS Labs. Users can choose

  • X1 vs X2: Who’s Badder?

    Before the Motherboard makers had their Core 2 Duo Motherboars ready, the Intel D975XBX Bad Axe was a popular choice among enthusiasts who were lucky enough to obtain samples of Core 2 Duo. With the impending launch of Core 2 Quad in November, Intel unveils the D975XBX2, Bad Axe 2. This is Intel’s most liberal

  • ASUS PG191 LCD Monitor

    ASUS is proud to introduce the PG191 LCD monitor, which incorporates Power Bass System and 2ms gray-to-gray response time to deliver the audio and video performance demanded by hardcore gamers. Gaming in the 21st is more than just entertainment. It’s an attitude. Hardcore players need the best system setup, and it’s not just about computer

  • Quad Core Battle : Intel Yorkfield vs AMD Altair

    Yorkfield Extreme Edition based on the 45nm Penry core architecture will meet heads-on with AMD Altair based on the 65nm K8L core in Q3 2007. Both are quad core offerings but AMD touted theirs to be a native quad-core with dedicated 512KB L2 cache for each core and an additional 2MB L3 cache for the

  • Intel To Employ PowerVR GFX Cores

    Imagination Technologies Group has reached a new major collaboration agreement with Intel which extends the licensing and deployment of its graphics and video IP cores for use with Intel’s PC, mobile computing and consumer architectures in certain segments. Imagination also announces an investment by Intel Capital, the venture capital arm of Intel. Arvind Sodhani, President

  • Creative Xmod – External X-Fi Device

    Creative has invented the Creative Xmod, a device based upon its X-Fi® Xtreme Fidelity™ audio platform that improves music playback quality for MP3, WMA, iTunes or AAC songs to beyond the original CD quality. The Creative Xmod is a small device just about the size of a candy bar. It connects between stereo speakers or

  • AMD Quad Core Altair On Socket AM2+

    AMD’s first quad-core K8L desktop processor, the Altair, originally set to utilize the Socket AM3 connector, will be resident in Socket AM2+. Socket AM2+ adopts HyperTransport 3.0. Socket AM3 CPUs can only be compatible with Socket AM2- and Socket AM3-based motherboards, but Socket AM3-based motherboards cannot support any previous-generation processors. AMD has decided to postpone

  • NForce 680I SLI to Come

    Talk about fast to the trigger, we have heard that the DFI C55 + MPC55 solution will be assembled this weekend, and that the market name for the C55 + MCP55 is NF680I SLI. It will be 2 x 16x PCI-E of course, and we should be seeing another C55 project in the DFI Infinity

  • Sony Ericsson Bluetooth Watch

    Sony Ericsson’s unique MBW-100 Bluetooth watch, designed in partnership with watch maker Fossil, lets one be discrete while handling calls, Dick Tracy style. When a call comes in, the caller’s name or number is displayed on the OLED display beneath the watch face. If you can’t take the call, just press a key on the

  • QNAP Releases Hot Swappable NAS for SOHO/SMB Users

    QNAP System has just released their latest all-in-one storage solution TS-201, the first 2-bay SOHO/SMB NAS in the market with RAID capability and hot swap design. The unique design of the 2-bay, hot-swappable disk tray and removable front panel enables convenient swapping of hard disks in case of hard disk failure and makes server maintenance

  • Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6700 Preview

    Come November, Intel will officially launch their Quad-Core processors based on the Kentsfield core. They are essentially based on the Core Architecture that is gaining popularity and recognition these few months through the Intel Core 2 Duo Processors. Simply put, the Kentsfield CPU is putting 2 of the Core 2 Duo cores onto a single

  • Swiftech MCW-Ramcool VGA Memory Liquid Cooling Solution

    Swiftech™ today announced the release of the MCW-Ramcool VGA memory water-block for nVidia® GeForce™ graphics cards. "The design concept was to physically separate the memory cooling from the GPU cooling solution in order to get the best possible thermal joint and therefore superior overclocking performance; universal compatibility was also a must, so we had to

  • Creative ZEN V Plus 8GB

    Creative today introduced the Creative ZENTM V Plus MP3, photo and video player with built-in FM radio in a higher capacity of 8GB. Retaining its amazingly small and lightweight features, the Creative ZEN V Plus 8GB lets you enjoy even more music, photos and video at your fingertips. Available in glossy black with a new

  • LG KG320 Mobile Phone Review

    After a well publicized and loud launch of LG’s famous KG800 mobile phone, which is commonly known as Chocolate, LG flashes yet another sleek phone, the KG320. What captured my attention was the thickness of this phone. On paper, it is a mere 9.9mm in thickness. VR-Zone takes an in-depth look at this mid-range mobile

  • MCP67 To Replace GeForce 6100 Series

    According to the latest NVIDIA UMA roadmap for AMD, MCP67 family is currently under sampling and mass production is expected to take place in Q1 2007. It is meant to replace the current GeForce 6100 family (C51/MCP51) in the performance and mainstream segments while the MCP61 family continues to occupy the value segment. MCP67 sports

  • Creative MuVo V100 2GB

    Creative today introduced the Creative MuVo® V100 digital audio player featuring a removable USB flash drive that offers the ultimate convenience. Available in 2GB capacity, the Creative MuVo V100 comes in pure white and will hit retail stores in Singapore at end September 2006 at a suggested retail price of S$ 149.00. Weighing only 33g