• Visiontek X1950XTX Available Now

    VisionTek™ Products, LLC, a supplier of advanced PC graphics cards, memory solutions and PC accessories, today announced the launch of their new RADEON®™ X1950XTX 512MB PCI Express PC graphic card. The VisionTek “Limited Edition X1950XTX Launch Bundle” is available immediately direct from www.visiontek.com.VisionTek only offers flagship class RADEON®™ products...

  • LG-KG810 Mobile Phone

    LG Electronics (LG), a worldwide leader in mobile design and technology, debuts the LG-KG810 mobile phone with a built-in touch-sensitive keypad that allows quick access MP3 capability. This new clamshell model weighs a mere 86 grams and has a thickness of only 14.6 mm. The phone includes high-end camera...

  • Mysterious Lady Nearly Crushed by the MRT

    Not IT related but news nonetheless! A mysterious lady was nearly crushed by the Singapore MRT Train at the Clementi Train Station yesterday, hanging precariously on the edge of the track railing of the high-rised Station! Our Forum Member noobiee has caught some pictures of this unusual sight: A...

  • SimpleTech & AMD Devise DDR3 For AM3 K8L

    SimpleTech today announced the joint effort between SimpleTech and AMD to define registers and modules for a DDR3 SDRAM RDIMM. DDR3 RDIMM modules are planned as the natural evolution over today’s DDR2-based solutions and designed to deliver the increased performance and energy efficiency required for future commercial servers and...

  • Cheap Merom In October

    Intel plans to start offering an entry-level Core 2 Duo processor, the T5200, for OEM notebook makers in October, in order to compete with AMD’s entry-level Mobile Turion 64×2 CPUs. The T5200 CPU, which will pair with Intel’s 945 chipsets, will gradually take over the role currently being filled...

  • 1GB microSD Card Prices To Fall

    Expecting Samsung to ship 63nm 4Gb MLC chips at the end of September or the beginning of October, Taiwan memory module makers have plans to unveil 1GB microSD cards next month. In addition to challenging SanDisk’s and Kingston’s dominance of the market segment, competition from the Taiwan sector will...

  • HGST 1TB Drive In H1 2007

    Hitachi has much more to celebrate than the birth of the hard drive, which happened 50 years ago today in San Jose, California. The company is also celebrating an areal density 1 achievement of 345 gigabits per square inch (Gbits/sq. in.) using perpendicular magnetic recording (PMR) technology. This areal...

  • VIA C7-D Carbon Free Processor

    VIA today announced the VIA C7®-D processor for a new breed of PC desktop solutions. The VIA C7-D processor with a maximum power consumption of just 20W at 1.8GHz not only sets the benchmark for performance-per-watt operation, but enables further power savings through the use of smaller power supplies...

  • GeForce Go 7700 Powers ASUS A8Js Notebook

    NVIDIA today announced that ASUS has selected the new NVIDIA GeForce Go 7700 graphics processing unit to create the graphically powerful, thin-and-light A8Js notebook. The new GeForce GPU delivers 50% more pixel bandwidth than the NVIDIA GPU used previously in the ASUS A8 series , ushering in new levels...

  • OCZ PC2-6400 CrossFire Certified Modules

    OCZ today announced the second certified member of the new ATI CrossFire™ DDR2 series which delivers 800MHz speeds at 4-4-4 timings. The PC2-6400 CrossFire Certified modules now deliver gamers the performance and speed they require for their demanding computing environments. Approximating the newly released PC2-5400, the PC2-6400 modules feature...

  • Sharkoon 2.5″ Mobile X-Changer

    Sharkoon is introducing a multi-functional housing for 2.5" IDE hard drives: the Sharkoon 2.5" Mobile X-Changer is sold together with a 3.5" docking station and 5.25" mounting frame. These accessories allow the sleek housing to be used as either a handy external 2.5" drive or — similar to a...

  • Convergent To Distribute SMC Products

    SMC Networks today announced the appointment of its new distributor, Convergent Systems (S) Pte Ltd. This new appointment is a result of the expected growth of the Singapore market for SMC products, therein strengthening its channel presence and distribution. With over twenty four years of experience, Convergent Systems has...

  • Apple Mac Pro Running 8 Processor Cores

    DailyTech has a feature story on an Apple Mac Pro running 2 Quad-Core Clovertown processors with the resulting system running on 8 processor cores flawlessly. No BIOS updates nor no pin-hacks or anything exotic was needed to get the yet unannounced processors to work in the Mac Pro. The...

  • Scythe Infinity: Infinite Cooling Possibilities!

    Scythes are agricultural tools for harvesting produce with stalks. As a PC enthusiast, it symbolises the harvesting of extra overclocks and the weeding out of heat and noise that are detrimental to the computing experience. Will the Scythe Infinity do it’s uber-brother, the Ninja proud? Read on to find...

  • Kinc Flexes ATi CrossFire Muscles

    Kinc of Nordic Hardware has put up a benchmark monster setup, consisting of a Cascade Cooled Intel Core 2 Duo X6800 running at 4.7GHz, and an ATi X1950XTX Master Card bundled with a X1900XTX running in CrossFire mode. The most impressive thing is that both cards are running different...

  • Dual Intel CloverTown: 8 Cores on Single Setup

    wtfdc from the XtremeSystems Forums has ran some tests on a Dual Intel CloverTown 2.66 Ghz setup, utlizing an effective 8 cores on a single setup! Take a look at his Sisoft Sandra and 3D Mark 06 CPU Test scores! Very very impressive. To see more details, head on...

  • Intel Quad Core Boards To Arrive In Oct

    Intel and the first tier motherboard makers are getting ready to launch their quad core ready boards next month before the quad-core Kentsfield processor release towards end of this year. As we have mentioned earlier in May this year,  Intel has specially designed a board for their Kentsfield processor...

  • Chartered To Make GeForce 7100GS GPUs

    NVIDIA has given a small proportion of GPU order to Chartered Semiconductor in Singapore. While TSMC keeps manufacturing most of the NVIDIA products, GeForce 7100GS is the first model manufactured by Chartered. The proportion given to UMC and Chartered for manufacturing may around 10%. GeForce 7100GS, which launched on...

  • 3D Marking DFI’s Abandoned Baby: LP NF590 SLI

    We all know that the evil DFI has aborted her baby, the DFI LAN Party NF590 SLI Intel Motherboard. After nursing this bruised infant for a week now, and plastering her up with a prosthetic BIOS, she was up and benchmarking fiercely with the rage of an abandoned child…

  • TBreak’s Q&A with AMD: 65nm Opterons

    TBreak has a conducted a Q&A session with CPU Maker AMD’s General Manager in the Middle East & Africa region, Dr. Gaith Kadir. Acknowledging the shortage of sample availability for higher-end CPUs in the region during the recent AM2 launch, he said that AMD is working hard to allocate...