Featured Articles

Nvidia GTX 980 reviewed

Nvidia GTX 980 reviewed

Nvidia has released two new graphics cards based on its latest Maxwell GPU architecture. The Geforce GTX 970 and Geforce GTX…

More...
Nvidia adjusts GTX 980 and GTX 970 pricing

Nvidia adjusts GTX 980 and GTX 970 pricing

It appears that Nvidia has been feeling the pulse of the market and took some note from comments regarding the original…

More...
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus reviews are up and they are good

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus reviews are up and they are good

Apple is dancing the same dance year after year. It releases the iPhone and two days before they start shipping it…

More...
Amazon announces three new tablets

Amazon announces three new tablets

Amazon has just released three new tablets starting with the $99 priced 6-inch Kindle Fire HD6. This is a 6-inch tablet…

More...
PowerColor TurboDuo R9 285 reviewed

PowerColor TurboDuo R9 285 reviewed

Today we will take a look at the PowerColor TurboDuo Radeon R9 285. The card is based on AMD’s new…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Monday, 11 June 2007 07:49

HIS shows PSUs, AGP and EMI shield

Written by test
Image

Computex 07: Lots of new products


HIS is most commonly known as a graphics card manufacturer and although the company was showing off a range of new graphics products, its also decided to branch off into other areas.

Oddly enough it seems like HIS has decided to start to sell power supplies, it had a 1,200W and a 620W unit on display. The 620W model had a built in Wattage meter on the back, although the usefullness of this is questionable.

As with several of its competitors, HIS also had a 2600XT dual card on display, although this was much smaller than the cards from MSI and Sapphire, but still not as small as the one from GeCube. Speaking with a representative from the company, we found out that the final board might have GDDR3 instead of GDDR4, since according to him there was no performance benefit of going to GDDR4 as yet and GDDR3 is much cheaper and made more sense for this product.

HIS did of course have AGP versions of the new Radeon HD cards, but it was one of the first out with a 2600 XT AGP card, although it didn't seem like HIS had made its mind up on what type of memory this card will use. It featured a 4-pin floppy type power connector rather than the 6-pin PCIe type power connector seen on the 2600 Pro card from PowerColor.

All these cards should be available as soon as AMD ships the GPU's to its partners.

Finally HIS was showing off the iFilter PCIe noise reduction card, which plugs into a PCIe x1 slot and it's meant to reduce the EMI inside your system and improve the picture quality of TV-tuner cards. These won't be available to purchase, as HIS is planning to bundle these cards with some of its graphcis cards. How well it works is anyone's guess.

Image

his_dual_2600xt

























Image

Image
Last modified on Monday, 11 June 2007 08:03

test

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments