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Samsung Reveals 40nm Fabrication Process for DRAM

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Samsung Electronics, the world’s largest maker of dynamic random access memory (DRAM), on Thursday said it has succeeded in developing 40nm process technology for memory products as well as has successfully validated the first DDR2 memory chips made using the… Go To Full Article

Power Usage of Video Cards Compared

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For the first time in the HT4U-Labor we can refer here to the accurate capacity of the different models, similarly as it the reader from our CCU tests used are. The measuring technique range of HT4U a further chapter is… Go To Full Article

Mirror’s Edge Performance Explored

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So what enhancements does PhysX bring to Mirror’s Edge? Quite a few. The most obvious addition to the game is persistent shattered glass. With or without PhysX, glass shatters pretty similarly when it’s hit by bullets. Whether… Go To Full Article

ATI does renaming of video cards too

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And now it's official, ATI did some selective rebranding of their Radeon HD 3000 generation to HD 4000 but this time they did it in their official Catalyst 9.1 driver. The file called CH_75108.inf says it all.… Go To Full Article

Intel X25 SSD's Prices Slashed

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The X25-M 80GB for notebooks dropped from $595 to just $390 whilst the X25-E 32GB, aimed mainly at enterprise, server, storage, workstations has gone from $695 to $415 for quantities up to 1,000. Newer SSDs, including the… Go To Full Article

India's $10 Notebook... was too good to be true

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The much-discussed “$10 notebook” does not appear to be a not appear to be a notebook at all: the Sakshat is a device that can store information and access the Internet using various means, but it does not have a… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA GT218 is low end card, between 9400 and 9500 GT

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GT218 is equipped with 32 stream processors, which is similar to 9500GT, and doubled from 9400GT. Rumor has it that GT218 has 8 texture mapping units (TMU), but it seems doubtful considering the features of G9x’s structure. Actually it should… Go To Full Article

Intel Plans 10W Nehalem CPU

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Intel Corp. is about to reveal more details about the family of microprocessors made using 45nm high-k process technology based on the Nehalem micro-architecture at the upcoming IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) that will be held in San Francisco,… Go To Full Article

Intel X25-E Extreme SATA SSD

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With the X25-E Intel presents a SLC (Single Level Cell) based SSD with blistering fast performance figures. Throughtput regarding reading should be up to 250 MByte/s and writing still up to 170 MByte/s. Furthermore Intel claims an average access time… Go To Full Article

Windows Vista SP1 vs Vista SP2 RC Performance Compared

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We managed to get hold of a copy of Windows Vista SP2 RC (Release Candidate) from Microsoft and decided to put it through its paces against Vista SP1 to see if consumers can expect to see any performance improvements in… Go To Full Article

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