NEWS

August 11th, 2009, 10:07 AM

Hitachi Ships Industry’s First 7200 RPM 2TB Enterprise-Class Hard Drives

Leveraging its proven, fourth-generation high-capacity hard drive technology, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST) today announced that it is now shipping the industry’s first enterprise-class, 7200 RPM 2TB offering, the Ultrastar A7K2000. The new Hitachi GST Ultrastar A7K2000 is designed, manufactured and tested to ensure enterprise-class mean-time-between-failure (MTBF) of 1.2 million hours in demanding 24×7 [...]

August 10th, 2009, 11:55 AM

Kingston Releases New Performance SSDNow V+ Series Drives

Kingston Technology Europe Ltd.,  today announced the latest addition to the Kingston SSDNow family of solid-state drives, the Kingston SSDNow V+ Series. The Kingston SSDNow V+ Series is available in a wide range of capacities, and has higher and faster performance specifications to meet demands of performance-seeking users. The drive is the perfect upgrade solution for power [...]

August 10th, 2009, 11:15 AM

AMD Adds New Levels of Processing Performance to Embedded BGA Client Platform

AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced immediate availability of two new dual-core, 18W TDP processors for the highly-scalable ASB1 BGA embedded client platform. The AMD Turion™ Neo X2 processor Model L625 and the AMD Athlon™ Neo X2 processor Model L325 deliver PC-caliber performance in a very low power envelope and with an embedded-friendly ball grid array [...]

August 10th, 2009, 10:56 AM

NVIDIA SLI Technology To Be Featured With P55 Chipset

VIDIA Corporation today announced that Intel Corporation, and the world’s other leading motherboard manufacturers, including ASUS, EVGA, Gigabyte, and MSI, have all licensed NVIDIA® SLI® technology for inclusion on their Intel® P55 Express Chipset-based motherboards designed for the upcoming Intel® Core™ i7 and i5 processor in the LGA1156 socket. As a result, customers who purchase [...]

August 7th, 2009, 11:55 AM

Hitachi ships world’s first 2TB drive to spin at 7200 RPM

HITACHI GST SHIPS THE INDUSTRY’S FIRST TWO TERABYTE 7200 RPM DESKTOP HARD DISK DRIVE New 3.5-Inch Deskstar 7K2000 Marks a New Milestone Geared to Meet the Insatiable Performance and Capacity Needs of Desktop Users SAN JOSE, Calif. – August 6, 2009 – Continuing its tradition of being first-to-market with industry leading hard drives, Hitachi Global [...]

August 7th, 2009, 11:47 AM

Powercolor upgrades the HD 4770 Series

POWERCOLOR UPGRADES THE HD4770 SERIES ArticCooling fan solution chosen to cool one of this year’s hottest products Taipei, Taiwan – August 7, 2009–TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphics cards, announces an upgrade to the HD4770 series, the custom cooled PCS HD4770. Manufactured with a cutting-edge 40nm process and using the latest GDDR5 memory, [...]

August 7th, 2009, 11:17 AM

SAPPHIRE offers BumpTop to graphics users

SAPPHIRE Technology has just announced that it is making BumpTop, the revolutionary desktop alternative for the PC, available to users of SAPPHIRE graphics cards. BumpTop changes the way the users organise and use files and applications by making a 3D view on screen within which icons can be arranged, grouped and used – more similar [...]

August 7th, 2009, 10:55 AM

G.Skill Ripjaws – Gaming Memory Solution for Current and Preparing Production for Future Dual Channel DDR3 systems

Taipei, Taiwanー7 August, 2009ーG.Skill International Co. Ltd., a world leader in extreme performance memory with solid quality, today unveiled the Gaming Series- Ripjaws performance DDR3 Dual-channel 1.65 volts memory solution with speeds ranging from 1333 to 1866MHz. G.SKILL also preparing production DDR3 dual-channel memory kits speeds range from 2000MHz CL9 to 2200MHz CL8 for upcoming [...]

August 6th, 2009, 10:02 AM

Interactive Entertainment Videogame Batman: Arkham Asylum to support NVIDIA PhysX technology

SANTA CLARA, CA—AUGUST 6, 2009— Eidos Interactive, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and NVIDIA Corporation today announced that the Games for WindowsÒ LIVE release of forthcoming DC Comics-licensed videogame, Batman: Arkham AsylumÔ, will feature NVIDIA® PhysX® technology, which allows for the creation of incredibly realistic worlds full of interactive materials and objects. As a result, PC [...]

August 5th, 2009, 3:37 PM

NVIDIA Launches The World’s First Interactive Ray Tracing Engine

SIGGRAPH 2009, NEW ORLEANS—Aug. 4, 2009— NVIDIA, the leader in GPU computing, today introduced the NVIDIA® OptiX™ ray tracing engine, part of a suite of application acceleration engines for software developers. NVIDIA acceleration engines make it easy to incorporate valuable, high-performance capabilities into applications, while simultaneously reducing development time. NVIDIA application acceleration engines unveiled at [...]