SiS today announced the release of SiS756/965 PCI Express chipset, a new choice for professional-grade servers and workstation platforms. This new high-quality product from SiS serves as the core logic chipset for AMD Opteron processor. The SiS756/965 chipset offers a cost-effective solution, with a price set to accommodate upstart businesses seeking to purchase servers and
AMD will detail its “Pacifica” virtualization technology by the end of this month, enabling software companies to start working with the feature, which makes it easier for a computer to run several operating systems simultaneously. The Pacifica technology is scheduled to arrive in processors in 2006, later than the comparable Vanderpool technology–now officially called Intel
SiS today announced the integration of the SiS741CX chipset on the new AMD Geode™ NX DB1500 development board, a next-generation embedded platform solution from AMD. Targeting the high-end application development market, the combination of the SiS741CX chipset and AMD Geode NX processor family on the AMD Geode NX DB1500 development board provides application developers with
TwinMOS has completed the R&D of DDRII-533 SO-DIMM for the brand new Sonoma platform—the next generation Centrino platform Napa, comprising the Calistoga chipset and the next generation wireless LAN technology Golan, to be introduced into the market at the end of 2005. Moreover, TwinMOS Technologies is validating the compatibility of the Calistoga chipset of Napa
G.Skill launch a DDR600 PC4800 1T 2.5-4-4-8 model of their F1 series memory which equipped with Samsung TCCD memory chipset, a well known ultra performance memory chipset. The new model is F1-4800DSU2-1GBFF, a matched pair of 512MBx2 dual channel DDR memory module. These modules are tested at DDR550 PC4400 1T 2.5-3-3-7 latency setting and DDR600
Today, computer skills are increasingly important to people in all walks of life. Students and employees must equip themselves in todays digital world, where basic computer skills are needed to excel. The National PC Driving Test (PCDT) administered by the Singapore Computer Society is now enhanced with the international recognition: ICDL International Computer Driving Licence.
The popular IT shopping haven, Funan The IT Mall has officially re-branded with a new logo and is now known as Funan Digitalife Mall and there will be lots of interesting happenings and changes coming along the pipeline. In the near term, its fifth level will be converted into a hippy place where consumers can
hackaday has came up with an article on how to disassemble your ipod shuffle. Read all about it here.
The Fujitsu LifeBook N3510 is a high performance notebook incorporating a 15.4″ SuperFine Wide display for crisp and clear images and high-end entertainment features, perfect for demanding business presentations, or for enjoying the latest DVD movies. Dramatically enhanced with Fujitsu’s new “Instant MyMedia” technology, this allows users to enjoy movies and music instantly with the
ASUS is going to unveil in the next few weeks an adaptor called CT-479 that allows a Pentium M mobile processor to be used on a Pentium 4 Socket 478 board. Since Pentium 4 and Pentium M has a common NetBurst Bus architecture therefore an adaptor like this is possible. This adaptor is compatible with
Models Q2 ’05 H2 ’05 Q1 ’06 Athlon 64 FX San Diego (90nm SOI, Socket 939, 1MB L2, SSE3, Dual DDR400) FX-57 (2.8Ghz) Toledo (90nm SOI, Socket 939, Dual Core, 1MB L2, SSE3, Dual DDR400) 1.6 – 2.4Ghz Windsor (90nm SOI, Socket M2, Dual Core, Dual DDR2 667, Pacifica Virtualization, Presidio Security) Athlon 64 San
Maxtor which makes hard-disk drives for personal computers, is reducing its work force by up to 5,500 people at its Singapore manufacturing operations. Maxtor, based in Milpitas, Calif., said roughly 2,500 of the planned job cuts will be achieved through attrition and the rest by severance.The reduction stems from its plan to close one of
Just six months after CE-ATA was launched, a final 1.0 specification has been published for the storage interface for next-generation handhelds and portable consumer electronics devices. The announcement, made at IDF Spring 2005 in San Francisco, is not the only milestone reached this week for what promises to become the disk drive interface of choice
This is kinda funny. Ben has sent over a photo taken over at San Francisco while Intel IDF is running where AMD took to the sky with a message about their new Turion 64 mobile technology, the forthcoming notebook PC processor solution that is made for mobility.
Intel has compared the performance of the Pentium XE 840 (3.2Ghz / 800Mhz FSB) vs a Pentium 4 XE 3.73Ghz at 1066Mhz FSB. CineBench 2003 supports multi-threading and it is one of the favorite benchmark around to show how multi-threading can speed things up. Pentium 4 XE 840 equipped with dual core has Hyper-Threading technology
Dell and Alienware have showcased their upcoming systems using the new Pentium Extreme Edition 840 (3.2Ghz) based on dual core Smithfield with Intel 955X Express chipset. Dell has recently announced its intention to lead in offering Intel’s dual-core processor technology on its high-performance personal computers for consumers and businesses. Dell plans to offer Dimension XPS
2005 2006 2007 Mobile Client Sonoma Platform Dothan Alviso 915GM/PM Calexico Napa Platform Yonah Calistoga 955XM/945GM/PM Golan Santa Rosa Platform Merom Crestline Golan 2 / Annadel? Enterprise Client Lyndon Platform Pentium 4 (HT/XD/EM64T/EIST/IAMT/VT) 945G Express Averill Platform Pentium 4, Pentium D, Presler (iAMT2 / LT) Broadwater P/G Desktop Client Lyndon Platform Pentium D 945/955X
H1 2005 H1 2006 H1 2007 Platform Sonoma Napa Santa Rosa Pentium M Dothan 90nm, 2MB L2, 533Mhz FSB Pentium M 730/740/750/760/770 Yonah 2M 65nm, Dual Core, 2MB L2, VT, AMT Merom 65nm Chipsets Alviso (915GM, 915PM, 915GMS*, 915GML* ) 533/400*Mhz FSB, DDR-2 533/400, GMA900, PCI Express, ICH6-M Calistoga 955XM, 945PM, 945GM, 940GML* 667/533*Mhz
Albatron announced its new K8SLI mainboard with dual VGA card SLI technology. The K8SLI has a smaller, space saving form factor (7.7" x 11.5"). In addition, Albatron managed to squeeze out more space by eliminating a "switch" card between the two VGA cards that was initially speced by the NVIDIA SLI reference board. Aside from