Featured Articles

AMD sheds light on stacked DRAM APUs

AMD sheds light on stacked DRAM APUs

AMD is fast tracking stacked DRAM deployment and a new presentation leaked by the company  points to APUs with stacked DRAM,…

More...
Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

As expected and reported earlier, Nvidia has now officially announced its newest Shield device, the new 8-inch Shield Tablet. While the…

More...
Intel launches new mobile Haswell and Bay Trail parts

Intel launches new mobile Haswell and Bay Trail parts

Intel has introduced seven new Haswell mobile parts and four Bay Trail SoC chips, but most of them are merely clock…

More...
Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool is well known for its gamer cases with aggressive styling. However, the Dead Silence chassis offers consumers a new choice,…

More...
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU reviewed

AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU reviewed

Today we'll take a closer look at AMD's A8-7600 APU Kaveri APU, more specifically we'll examine the GPU performance you can…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Tuesday, 13 March 2007 15:07

Gecube at CeBIT

Written by Slobodan Simic

logo_gecube


Gecube to show R600?


GeCube has
some interesting products to show on CeBIT. Beside their DAAMIT graphic cards, there will be some consumer products.

There will be two cards from X1950XT series. First one is for AGP 8X with X-Turbo TEC cooling which we wrote about here, and the other is PCI-Express based with their exclusive Turbo Extreme Silent Fan, we wrote about that one also here.

On the special High-Spec graphics card series, GeCube has two products to show.

 

gecube_cebit

 


Their famous GEMINI 2 which is actually a dual 1650XT GPU on single PCB, that can drive four displays simultaneously and is capable of the thing called "Crossfire Enabled Single Card". GeCube claims that it can boost performance by over 70%. You had a chance to see that one on CES and the last years CeBIT.

The other one is their X-Turbo 1950PRO for PCI-Express based on 80nm RV570 cored with TEC chip cooling and temperature control, which allows the card to be overclocked by up to 20%. With four heatpipes and the X-Turbo Fan, as GeCube claims, it can outperform other competitors in its class by 15%.

 

As for the consumer products there will be two new products. First one is a Portable Media Player, or in name PMP200, that is a successor of their PMP100. It has AV-out, 4.3" LCD screen, and it can produce six hours of continuous playback of video or eight hours of music playback. It also has a built-it microphone.

The other one is their DVRBox which is a HDD based Digital Video Recorder or a plain pocket Hard drive. It can record and convert DV, DVD and TV to MPEG-4 video format instantly.

 

Another interesting thing is that GeCube announced to show his, as they call it, secret weapon (NDA) for the second quarter of 2007. The press release say it will be using the latest ATI core with support for the new generation DX10 technology, so they call to witness its "jaw-dropping performance" on CeBIT. R600 maybe?

Last modified on Tuesday, 13 March 2007 23:39
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments