• Pentium D 805 Discontinued

    Market demand for the Desktop Intel® Pentium® D processor 805 has shifted to other Intel® processors. The products identified in this notification will be discontinued and unavailable for additional orders after the "Last Product Discontinuance Order Date" (see "Key Milestones" above).

  • A Great Overhaul Deal for Gaming Centers

  • Tenomichi 3D Media Center with Nvidia PureVideo DVD Decoder

    Tenomichi, the company that creates Direct3D Video products for the PC and mobile computing industries, teams up with NVIDIA today to announce the release of 3D Media Center, its new GPU powered entertainment software. 3D Media Center uses computer games technology to create a completely new 3D user interface...

  • Investigating Core 2 Extreme QX6700 Support On Motherboards

    We have been hearing this term “Optimized for Quad Core” used on some Motherboards recently. Apparently, almost all Motherboards supporting Core 2 Duo should be able to run the Core 2 Quad processor launching soon. Instead of brushing away the term “Optimized for Quad Core” as another marketing punchline,...

  • Gigabyte 965P/G965 Quad Core Ready

    GIGABYTE Quad Core Bios Versions Chipset Models BIOS Version Intel P965 Express Chipset GA-965P-DQ6 F6 or later GA-965P-DS4 F6 or later GA-965P-DS3 F7 or later GA-965P-S3 F6 or later  Intel G965 Express Chipset GA-965G-DS4 F2 or later GA-965G-DS3 F5 or later GA-965G-S2 F2 or later

  • IBM Doubled Frequency For Power6 CPU

    IBM will go back to the future with its next-generation Power6 design by pushing raw speed rather than trying to pack more cores on a die. The CPU will run at speeds between 4-5GHz with a total of 8Mbytes L2 cache and a 75Gbyte/second link to external memory. The...

  • PCI Express 2.0 Specs

    PCI-SIG has made the release candidate (revision 0.9) of its PCI Express Base 2.0 specification available for review by member companies. With work on this specification nearly complete, PCI-SIG assigned its technical workgroups to investigate and develop the scope for potential extensions of the PCI Express protocols to meet...

  • OCZ EvoStream PSUs

    OCZ announced the new EvoStream Power Supply. The exciting addition to the prominent OCZ PSU family will be introduced in a 600W configuration and features an advanced 100% modular cable management system and polished, titanium mirrored case that is reminiscent of the award-winning ModStream line. To optimize airflow and...

  • GSkill F2-8000PHU2 1GBHZ DDR2 Review

    With upcoming applications and even Operating Systems requiring more Memory, 2 x 512MB is just barely sufficient and most users are much more pre-occupied with the 1GB x 2 kits. For Overclocking Enthusiasts such as myself, Overclocking Capabilities takes precedence over Size however. I have been spending some time...

  • ATi AMD Chipset Roadmap

    ChileHardware has gotten some exclusive slides on the ATi/AMD Chipset Roadmap. It seems that RD790 and SB700 is scheduled for second half of 2007. RX790 and IGP solutions RS790 and RS740 are pin to pin compatible with RS690, RX690 and RS690C chipsets. What’s coming should be the elmination of...

  • 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...

  • For The Win: Kingston K-Pex 100 & HyperX DDR2

    For The Win: One Kingston K-Pex 100 & One pair of Kingston HyperX DDR2. Simple Online Contest which lets you work your Creative Juices!

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • ASUS P5B Deluxe w/ QX6700 On X1950 Crossfire!

    Tests are underway for ASUS P5B Deluxe on Core 2 Extreme QX6700 and X1950 Crossfire setup. Drop us a note on what benchmarks you would like to see!

  • 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...

  • 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,...

  • 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...