• 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...

  • OCZ PC2-8500 NVIDIA SLI-Ready Modules

    OCZ announced the next addition to OCZ’s line of NVIDIA® certified Platinum DDR2 memory modules. The new PC2-8500 series is SLI™ certified ensuring ultimate breakthrough compatibility for advanced SLI platform performance. OCZ PC2-8500 Platinum modules operate at 1066MHz with 4-5-5 timings and are part of the certified NVIDIA SLI...

  • 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....

  • 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...

  • OCZ 8GB Ultra-Slim USB Flash Card Series

    OCZ announced the Mega-Kart, a ultra-high capacity USB flash drive. With 8GBs of memory, the OCZ Mega-Kart series is the ultimate data storage solution for today’s computer enthusiasts and business professionals on the go. The beauty of the new Mega-Kart series is the unparalleled, ultra-slim architecture that is thin...

  • PowerColor X1650 PRO as Official VGA Card for WCG 2006

    Tul Corporation today announced that the PowerColor X1650 PRO has been selected by the World Cyber Games (WCG) to be the official graphics card for the finals on October 18-22. 700 top gamers from 70 countries will be at the Autodromo Nazionale of Monza, in Italy to compete for...

  • 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...

  • 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,...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • POV 7900GTX Wrongly Advertised with 1.1ns Memory

    Our forum member MaReNoStRuM has informed us that the Point-Of-View 7900GTX currently selling are bearing 1.2ns GDDR3 Memory instead of the 1.1ns advertised on their main site. We have emailed them and POV has been informed of this discreprancy but has not replied nor updated their main site with...

  • ATi RD600 hits 520MHz FSB, NVIDIA C55 hits 510MHz

    We have received some hints from a motherboard engineer who has been testing out overclocking capabilities of the soon-to-be in market ATi RD600 chipset motherboard and NVIDIA C55 chipset motherboard for the Intel platform. RD600 seems capable of hitting 520MHz FSB with the right voltage adjustments, while the new...

  • Seagate Plans For New Plant In Singapore

    Seagate unveiled plans this week to spend $ 818 million over the next four years on a new hard-drive media plant here. Work on the new facility would begin in late 2006 and that manufacturing would start by mid-2008. Seagate initially plans to hire around 1,000 new employees to...

  • 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...

  • NTTDoCoMo Portable 3D Display System

    NTT DoCoMo has co-developed a portable, seven-inch 3D display system where both still images and video can be viewed in 3D without special glasses, and unlike similar displays, the images are visible off-center vertically, as well as horizontally. The system, which enables 3D images to be viewed within a...

  • ATi Push For Stream Computing

    Today ATI announced that it is pioneering a new technology known as Stream Computing, that has the potential to dramatically impact almost every sector of the market. Along with leading companies and academic institutions worldwide, ATI is working to build a stream computing ecosystem, one that delivers the performance,...

  • G80 Card Pics Surfaced

    A resourceful guy in our forum has spotted some pics of the G80 card. There appears to be 2 types of cooling employed; air or hybrid water/air cooling but both took up 2 slots. There are 2 power connectors on the card and has 1GB of GDDR4 memories onboard....

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • C55+MCP55, a killer chipset for Intel

    C55+ MCP55 is clearly the chipset that many Intel Enthusiasts is waiting for since NVIDIA scrapped the nForce 590 SLI chipset plans. It gonna be excellent for overclocking from what we heard and retail boards are coming in by end November. We can see clearly that NVIDIA is pushing...