Go 7800GTX that can score 6902 on 3Dmark05

Subject: Mobile | October 4, 2005 - 11:23 AM |
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How does it feel when there are laptops getting better framerates than the box you lugged all the way to a LAN Party?  Chances are it's running nVidia's newest mobile graphics card, the Go 7800GTX, like the one reviewed at HotHardware.  See if you think it's good enough to put in your next laptop.

'Over the course of the last few years, we've witnessed the notebook industry go through some dramatic changes.

Source: HotHardware

Intel, Research In Motion Collaborate on Next-Generation BlackBerry Devices

Subject: Mobile | September 30, 2005 - 11:37 AM |
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San Francisco, CA — CTIA Wireless I.T. & Entertainment 2005 — Intel Corporation and Research In Motion (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced an extensive technology collaboration in which RIM will use Intel communications technology in future BlackBerry® devices. RIM is adopting the Intel XScale® architecture and will utilize the Intel PXA9xx cellular processor, codenamed "Hermon", for its next-generation BlackBerry® devices that will run on high-speed EDGE (Enhanced Data Rates for Global Evolution) networks.

VIA Unveils New Approach to Mobile Computing Security with VIA StrongBox

Subject: Mobile | September 28, 2005 - 05:09 PM |
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VIA StrongBox software application enables VIA PadLock hardware security for bulletproof protection against identity theft and physical loss of data; $5000 challenge issued at the 'Hack in the Box' security conference

Taipei, Taiwan, 27 September 2005 - VIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today made available VIA StrongBox, a secure virtual drive application that utilizes the VIA PadLock Sec

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Intro and Specifications

NVIDIA has readied their mobile version of the widely appraised 7800 GTX GPU and is ready to share the information with us, and you. And you can order your system with this GPU today!

Dell Inspiron XPS Gen 2 Tested

Subject: Mobile | June 16, 2005 - 10:49 AM |
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If you ever wanted a super fast, and super hot notebook desktop replacement part, this looks like it could be it.  The Dell Inspiron XPS Gen 2 is powered by a Dothan core Pentium M processor but that is countered by the use of the NVIDIA GeForce Go 6800 Ultra GPU! 

Considering that this is a notebook that is supposed to be mainly running on AC, we were pleased with the results.

Source: HotHardware

Seventeen Magazine Offers Teens The Chance To Win

Subject: Mobile | March 16, 2005 - 09:59 PM |
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SUNNYVALE, CALIF.-March 15, 2005- Keeping in line with St. Patrick's Day's lucky green color scheme, this week Seventeen Magazine is giving away a modded AMD processor-based Averatec notebook in its monthly sweepstakes offering. The custom-painted green notebook is profiled in Seventeen's Freebies sweepstakes found in the print and online March issue, reaching more than 2.9 million teenagers. The lucky winner of the Mobile AMD Athlon(tm) 64 processor-based Averatec notebook will be selected Sunday, March 20.

Source: AMD

Asus Z80K Notebook Review

Subject: Mobile | March 14, 2005 - 02:29 PM |
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Andrew Ku of Hot Hardware has published a review of the Asus Z80K notebook based on the Athlon 64 processor.  Coming in at over 8 pounds, they think it may not be a great system for every day travel.


So what's the bottom line?  Why buy this notebook over Dell's or HP's desktop replacements? Well, given that our sample was priced at $1,744.99, Asus is offering a quality notebook at a very competitive price point.

Source: HotHardware

Information on AMD's Turion 64 Platform

Subject: Mobile | March 10, 2005 - 08:21 PM |
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Our buddies over at Anandtech have done a little write up on the recently announced AMD Turion 64 technology, so head on over and give it a read if you are interested in the next AMD mobile products. 

AMD doesn't have the resources of Intel, that's plain and simple.  They have done an excellent job with their K8 architecture, but for AMD to devote additional resources to developing another architecture, strictly mobile oriented, it's just not possible at this time.  At the same time, AMD's Athl

Source: AnandTech

Anand's Take on Mobile 6800 Ultra

Subject: Mobile | February 24, 2005 - 10:22 PM |
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The guys at Anandtech also had the opportunity to take the new GeForce Go 6800 Ultra for a spin on Dell's new flagship gaming notebook. Is this latest mobile graphics module truly worthy of the "Ultra" branding? Per usual, there's only one way to find out.

Today, Dell is introducing their Inspirion XPS Gen 2.

Source: AnandTech

New XPS Notebook with 6800 Ultra GPU

Subject: Mobile | February 24, 2005 - 07:06 PM |
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I'm not sure how this slipped through the cracks, but Dell has released the second generation of its mobile powerhouse Inspiron XPS notebook. HotHardware has the scoop on this new speed demon, including a detailed look at the rig's NVIDIA GeForce Go 6800 Ultra graphics module. If you want to see some insane benchmark results from a notebook in all the latest games, head over and take a look.

Source: HotHardware