[8 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
AMD has added two Athlon II exploating with socket FM1: the Athlon II X4 638 and X4 641. Both models are four CPU cores with respective frequencies of 2.7 GHz and 2.8 GHz.
The Sunnyvale firm therefore continues to make chips without integrated graphics, or at least without it being functional. The technical characteristics (number of cores, frequency, cache, TDP, etc..) for these two new CPUs are reminiscent of the A4-3420 and A6-3670K launched last December. AMD should certainly sell well APU which the graphics would not pass all its tests.
[3 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
In a presentation dedicated to its partners, Microsoft has revealed more details about the next generation of Windows Phone.
The next edition of Microsoft’s mobile system, named Apollo, will enable manufacturers to increase the physical characteristics of smartphones. In addition to support for multiple screen sizes, these devices may be multi-core. The objective is to rank better in competition. Moreover the Windows Phone will support the NFC wireless links whose virtual wallet can be personalized by the telephone.
With regard to mobile applications, Microsoft has explained that the code of these will …
[3 Feb 2012 | One Comment | ]
Apple’s recent education event in New York City drew speculation far and wide for the implications it may have for the company and the digital textbook industry as a whole. Would we see the release of a new iPad or iPad program? Would Apple roll out a large-scale textbook initiative? How would consumers and investors react to the company’s first major event in the post-Steve Jobs era? As with any other Apple news, the New York event was shrouded by rumor.
As it turns out, many of the predictions ended up …
[30 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Finally! Since the announcement of AMD’s famous HD3D technology which is the marketing name around his features “3D”, we waited the arrival on the market first screen HDMI 1.4a. This is the case of Acer and HS244HQ proposed around € 369
So let’s start at the beginning. It is first necessary to know that, physically, a base connector (Type A) HDMI 1.4 does not differ from previous versions. There are still 19 pins, and it is the same at its maximum, which is 10.2 Gbps, the signal frequency is unchanged (340 …
[26 Jan 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
We have all heard stories about the army right from our childhood. All those tales are mostly on how the army has protected us all the way from international dangers and how they have come to rescue when people are in big time trouble like calamities. And it is about the sacrifices made by them and the disciplined life that they lead.
There is a popular saying:
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men and women stand ready to do violence on their behalf.- George Orwell (An …
[21 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Kingston has added a new line of SSD to its range: the SSD Now V 200. The manufacturer claims no less than ten models ranging from 60 GB to 480 GB All operating a controller SATA 6 Gbps from SandForce and will be available as usual from the manufacturer, with or without update kit.
The manufacturer claims they can hold sequential flow of 535 MB/s read and up to 480 MB/s write. Of course, these figures are possible only in the case of highly compressible files, including the controller SandForce is …
[21 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]
A popular quote says “When I thought about the evils of spending too much on technologies/gadgets this New Year, I gave up thinking”. Such has been the temptation for new technology year-after-year. The 2011 was not a bad year with lots of technology offers and that has led to great anticipation for the 2012 as well.
Here, let us briefly run through a variety of gadgets / technology stuff that has creamed the year 2011. Now, as all of us are well aware of these products and their features, this article …
[17 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Thecus has just updated two of its NAS (the N2200 and N4200 Pro XXX) and announces two new models: the N2800 and N4800. They each have 2 GB of DDR3 and are driven by an Intel Atom D2700 which is clocked at 2.13 GHz, against 1 GB of RAM and an Atom at 1.8 GHz D525 before (two cores and Hyper Threading in both cases) .
In both cases, the manufacturer said it had opted for a passive cooling system for the CPU. The only fan this is one of the …
[10 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
The design of the future Xbox have begun in 2005 and was divided into two projects: one material, called Infinity, and other software, called Loop. The term “Loop” is also not new and appears regularly in the hallway noise about the supposed Xbox “720″.
We can expect that that announcement will be made during the week of CES 2012. And rumors surrounding the hardware are amazing to mention, especially regarding the CPU, since it has no less than six hearts….
A confirmation would be surprising for several reasons. The most important is …