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Subject: Chipsets | April 21, 2005 - 02:14 PM | Ryan Shrout
VIA is touting their complete support for dual core AMD processors with their K8 line up of chipsets, even though the Opteron was solely launched so far today.
VIA Announces Chipset Support for AMD Dual-Core Technology
Offering comprehensive support for AMD's latest Dual-Core AMD Opteron(TM) processors, VIA K8 Series chipsets ensure full compatibility with next generation processing solutions
Taipei, Taiwan, April 21 2005, - VIA Technologies, Inc, a l
Subject: Chipsets | April 20, 2005 - 04:24 PM | Ryan Shrout
NVIDIA is touting the success of their SLI technology today, boasting sales of 750,000 so far as well as the new SLIzone website.
SANTA CLARA, CAâ€”APRIL 20, 2005â€”NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), a worldwide leader in graphics and digital media processors, today announced that it has shipped more than 750,000 NVIDIA nForce™4 SLI media and communication processors (MCPs) for the AMD64 market in the past five months.
Additionally, NVIDIA has started shipping its newly-announced NVIDIA nForce4 SLI Intel Edition MCPs desi
Subject: Chipsets | April 14, 2005 - 02:29 PM | Ryan Shrout
Xbit Labs has finally decided to take the NVIDIA nForce4 Intel Edition chipset for a spin.
Although the performance of the new NVIDIA solution with the DDR2-667 is very attractive, it is not its primary advantage. The major pride of nForce4 SLI (Intel Edition) is its rich functionality.
Subject: Chipsets | April 12, 2005 - 02:16 PM | Ryan Shrout
VIA has released new chipset drivers for in the form of a Hyperion v4.56 release. Catch them over at VIA Arena.
VIA Hyperion drivers are suitable for any VIA chipset and all Microsoft Windows 32 bit Operating Systems. Please read the information about all VIA chipset driver choices, however, so that you chose the drivers that can best be recommended for your system.
Subject: Chipsets | March 16, 2005 - 03:57 PM | Ryan Shrout
It looks like FIC may have spilled some beans at CeBit this year, as they had a motherboard at the booth touting the use of an "NVIDIA C51G" chipset.
While NVIDIA is tight-lipped over the core-logic code-named C51, some details about the chipset are still available. The C51G is a two-chip value solution for AMD Athlon 64 market.
Subject: Chipsets | March 11, 2005 - 05:26 PM | Ryan Shrout
Today ATI is announcing their new Radeon XPress 200 chipset for the Intel platform. It isn't going to be aimed at the hgh end enthusiast market like the current Xpress 200 chipset for the Athlon 64 platform is, but some manufacturers may end up going that route.
MARKHAM, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 11, 2005-- ATI Technologies Inc.
Subject: Chipsets | March 11, 2005 - 01:11 AM | Ryan Shrout
Oops, I guess the beans have been spilt. NVIDIA decided to go ahead and publicly say the new name of the Intel nForce chipset after so many of their vendors had it on display for them! :)
CEBIT 2005â€”HANNOVER, GERMANYâ€”MARCH 10, 2005â€”NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), a worldwide leader in graphics and digital media processors, today announced the Company will preview its upcoming NVIDIA nForce4 core-logic solutions for Intel CPUs which includes support for NVIDIAÂ® SLI™ graphics techn
Subject: Chipsets | March 11, 2005 - 01:05 AM | Ryan Shrout
VIA Area, a popular destination for VIA support, has published an article look at the relationship between AMD and VIA that existed for quite some time.
In the previous month, March 1997, VIA and AMD had embarked on a closer relationship with the signing of the Chipset Technology Agreement paving the way for VIA to provide premier support for the latest AMD processors. With the launch of the AMD K6 Processor, VIA brought to market the VIA Apollo VP2 and VP3 chipsets.
Subject: Chipsets | February 23, 2005 - 06:44 PM | Ryan Shrout
VIA Ships 100 Millionth Chipset for AMD Platform
Long-standing partnership between VIA and AMD achieves historic milestone, looks to the next 100 million with the advancement of technologies on the AMD64 platform and beyond
Taipei, Taiwan, 23 February 2005 - VIA Technologies, Inc, the leading supplier of core-logic chipsets for AMD (NYSE: AMD) processor platforms, today announced the unique achievement of 100 million core-logic chipsets for AMD Athlon™ processors.
Subject: Chipsets | November 19, 2004 - 02:27 PM | Ryan Shrout
You heard it here first, guys! I just learned that NVIDIA and Intel have inked a deal to allow NVIDIA to develop chipsets for the Intel platforms. Here is a link to the PR news on Yahoo.com. Here's what I can tell you so far, based on the info in the press release and other information I was given. First, this is a broad cross-license, which means we will be seeing multiple chipsets from NVIDIA's nForce line for Intel's platforms, probably including the high-end markets as well as the integrated grap
Subject: Chipsets | November 8, 2004 - 06:42 PM | Ryan Shrout
ATI now makes the third entry into the PCI Express market for AMD-based systems in less than a month. Now when do we get retail board and graphics cards? Soon, very soon. Below I'll link to some other previews of the chipset for comparisons sake, but be sure to read our preview too.
Subject: Chipsets | October 22, 2004 - 02:18 PM | Ryan Shrout
VIA Announces Adoption of K8T890 chipset by World's Leading Motherboard Manufacturers
Leading motherboard partners ABIT, ASUS, EPoX, Gigabyte and MSI expected to offer VIA K8T890 based motherboards in mid-Q4, leveraging the unique VIA Flex Express Architecture to deliver platforms on the cutting-edge
Taipei, Taiwan, October 22 2004, - VIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today a
Subject: Chipsets | October 19, 2004 - 01:12 PM | Ryan Shrout
Well, here is our second product launch of the day! Be sure to read my preview of the nForce4 Ultra and SLI chipsets, and THEN you can check out the list of reviews I am starting below.
Subject: Chipsets | September 24, 2004 - 10:32 AM | Ryan Shrout
Be sure to check out my preview of this chipset as well!
VIA Announces K8T890, World's First PCI Express Chipset for the AMD Athlon™ Processor
VIA K8T890 Series chipsets open up the AMD64 processor platform to PCI Express, providing the bandwidth needed for today's most demanding applications and the headroom needed for future growth
Taipei, Taiwan, 24 September 2004, - VIA Tech
SUNNYVALE, CALIF. -- June 14, 2004 --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled details of the latest addition to the AMD-8000™ series of chipsets, the AMD-8132™ HyperTransport™ PCI-XÂ® 2.0 tunnel.
Subject: Chipsets | June 1, 2004 - 11:01 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
There will be a new provider for AMD 64 platforms. Broadcom recently bought Serverworks, who provided chipsets for Intel based servers, only. Under Broadcom they will develop chipsets to handle the new AMD chips, thus continuing Broadcom's sordid history with Intel.
AMD said it will cooperate with
Subject: Chipsets | May 29, 2004 - 01:57 AM | Ron Goldin
The future of AMD Processors revolving around the upcoming 939-pin versions of the Athlon64 will undoubtedly raise the bar in performance for AMD. Give it a little bit more time before we start to see just how far the bar is raised, with its pending release. This insight to the latest chipsets for the current and soon to be released versions of AMD processors, is what Anandtech's review is all about.
While all the boards in today's test are Socket 754, please keep in mind that both nF3-250 and K8T800 Pro
Subject: Chipsets | May 12, 2004 - 09:43 AM | Ron Goldin
Athlon XP is not a EOL unit quite yet, not with VIA and nVidia still kicking new life into it with their latest chipsets. nVidia being the more recent as you can see in Ryan's review of their nForce2 Ultra 400Gb chipset. The Tech Report's review of this chipset came to many of the same conclusions, it's no longer the performance being the deciding factor of chipset purchases but in fact the feature set, which is something