BlackBerry Pearl 9100 video

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

We have already mentioned in the news about the smartphone BlackBerry Pearl 9100 (Striker), which is now apparently to be released by RIM. In the global network has penetrated photography devices, and is now available and the seven-minute video. Spot demonstrates smartphone in action, moreover, it can be seen from all sides. The source reports that the BlackBerry Pearl 9100 uses a version of BlackBerry OS and software at an early stage, although it already works well. The final version, it will probably, BlackBerry OS 6.0.

At smartphone also has an optical trackpad, keyboard, SureType, 3,2 megapixel camera and 256 MB of memory. At the upper end BlackBerry Pearl 9100 located multimedia control buttons, but the side - 3,5 mm headphone jack. Among other features of the source for the high resolution screen, a nice look and feel of finding staff in his hand. He suggests that the release BlackBerry Pearl 9100 on the market in April next year.

ZiiLABS TRINITY: a platform for multimedia smartphone

Company ZiiLABS provided a platform for smartphones called TRINITY. It is based on processors ZMS-05 and ZMS-08, supported by the operating system Android and Plaszma. TRINITY allows output to external video monitors with 1080p resolution, and implements 3D-graphics OpenGL ES. This platform is designed for OEM and ODM-producers who can create on its basis of their devices and display them on the market. Moreover, it can be a model for 3,5 G, and 4G-network. A Summit Zii Summit 2009 the company ZiiLABS demonstrates the concept of mobile devices based on TRINITY.

Characteristics of the prototype based ZiiLABS TRINITY:
  • Cellular: GSM / GPRS / EDGE, WCDMA / HSDPA (7,2 Mbit / s)
  • Processor: ZMS-05
  • Operating System: Android interface Plaszma
  • Display: 3.1-inch, 480x800 pixels, 16M colors, AMOLED, touchscreen with support for multi-touch
  • Audio Technology Xtreme Fidelity X-Fi
  • Camera: 5-megapixel on the back, front VGA
  • MicroSD-slot
  • 256 MB of memory
  • Wireless: Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • GPS-receiver
  • Ports: Composite, Mini HDMI, Micro USB
  • Battery: 1130 mAh

Samsung Corby - the best of the best!


Gigabyte is preparing three new ODIN Plus power supply with active PFC

Taiwan-based Gigabyte, known as a manufacturer of quality computer components, is going to fill up his family of power supplies ODIN three new models. They will be included in a new series of ODIN Plus, and their capacity will be 500, 600 and 700 watts.

New PSU ODIN Plus meet the specifications of the standard ATX 12V 2.3 and marked with a certificate 80Plus Bronze, indicating that their high efficiency. In addition, their cables are equipped with a special winding, which protects against abrasion, and BP themselves are equipped with a function of active PFC (Power Factor) and protection from power surges and short circuits.

PSU ODIN Plus certified to work with multiple video cards in the mode of NVIDIA SLI, and is responsible for their cooling 120 mm fan. In this model with a capacity of 500 watts and 600 have three tires 12V, while the 700-watt power supply unit of the four tires. It is expected that the new PSU Gigabyte ODIN Plus will cost their owners in an amount of 110 to 140 euros depending on the power.

AMD began shipping processors Phenom II X4 945 and 955 BE stepping C3

AMD has begun shipping processors Phenom II X4 945 and 955 BE with new stepping C3. New version of stepping on the idea should lead to some reduction in the working voltage and power consumption data CPU. However, their TDP remained unchanged.

Chips AMD Phenom II X4 945 and Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition with a new stepping has the same performance TDP, as their predecessors - 95 and 125 watts respectively. At the same time should take into account that AMD has lowered the TDP in previous audits of some processors Phenom II.

No change in prices for new AMD processors are not expected, and models of Phenom II X4 945 and Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition should cost as much as their version of stepping C2, that is about 120 and 130 euros respectively. Interestingly, stepping C3 must be the last revision of AMD chips, before their production goes to 32-nm technology. This transition should take place in 2011.

BenQ introduced its first Camcorder

Company BenQ introduced its first digital video camera - BenQ M1. She was released on the Taiwan market and is 8990 new Taiwan dollars (about $ 278). Camcorder BenQ M1 is made in a horizontal form factor and allows you to shoot high-definition video in 1080p Full HD format at 30 frames per second, and receive 10 megapixel photos. In this case, the camera provides digital image stabilization. Display BenQ M1 3-inch, it can be rotated through 270 °. And the picture is on an external monitor or TV can be on the interface HDMI. It is not clear when the first digital camera BenQ will go on sale outside the Taiwan market.

BenQ M1 Characteristics:

* 10 megapixel 1 / 2 ,3-inch CMOS sensor
* 3-inch display, 230000 pixels
* 5-fold optical zoom
* 10-fold (preview) and 8-fold (play) digital zoom
* Focal length - 6,1 - 30,5 mm (35 - 175 mm equivalent 35 mm film)
* Focus range - normally from 30 cm to infinity in macro mode from 10 cm to infinity
* Shutter speed - from 1 / 2000 to 1 second
* Sensitivity - ISO 100/200/400
* Support memory cards format SD / SDHC
* Interface - USB 2.0, NTSC / PAL, HDMI, PictBridge
* Battery capacity 1450 mAh
* Dimensions - 112.5 ?63, 5h44, 35 mm
* Weight - 210 grams

A-DATA CF633X - high-speed flash card for professional DSLRs

Taiwanese company A-DATA Technology has released a new flash memory Compact Flash A-DATA CF633X. As promised manufacturer, it is fast enough to match the power of professional digital SLR cameras. New A-DATA CF633X turboMLC uses technology and provides productivity costs SLC MLC.

A-DATA CF633X equipped with auto-error checking ECC, through which consumes less power and extends the possibilities of digital SLR cameras. The product is available capacity of 16 GB and 32 GB. A-DATA CF633X - is an ideal device for users who store a lot of high-resolution images and video files of high definition.

Low power consumption and compliance with the directive on the content of hazardous substances RoHS increase the life expectancy of maps, using Utilizing Interleaves Technology. Thus, "bad" blocks on the map of pre-marked and closed to the introduction of information, preventing its loss. Supporting UDMA 6, new flash card A-DATA CF633X supports quad access, and operates at speeds up to 93 MB / sec in read mode and up to 92 MB / sec in write mode.

Leadtek offers WinFastR GT 240 video cards

Company Leadtek Research introduced the line of graphics cards WinFast GT 240. New items are based on the graphic processor NVIDIA GeForce GT 240. They fully supported operating system Microsoft Windows 7, and a software application interface DirectCompute, which uses the parallel processing capabilities of modern graphics processors, graphics processing shifts from the CPU to the graphics engine and accelerates the work of multimedia applications.

Line cards WinFast GT 240 consists of several models, the core of which is clocked at 550 MHz - with 512 MB of memory GDDR3, with 1 GB of DDR3 memory cards or with ultra-fast GDDR5 memory with a frequency of 3600 MHz. First in sales will go card with 512 MB of memory GDDR5, in early January, it is followed by a model with 1024 MB of memory GDDR5.

In WinFast GT 240 established an efficient and quiet cooling system, and solid aluminum capacitors. They make the map more robust and stable, increase resistance to high temperatures and provide a stable work WinFast GT 240, even when overclocking without the risk of leakage or overheating. WinFast GT 240 supports NVIDIA CUDA technology and NVIDIA PhysX. It is an application acceleration and encode video for mobile devices is seven times faster than using the CPU, and use the new features of physics in games, creating a more dynamic and realistic virtual worlds.

Built-in HDMI connector and send 7.1 LPCM audio via the PCI-Express allows you to send high-quality multimedia content over a single cable without connector SPDIF. WinFast GT 240 fully supports Microsoft DirectX 10.1, OpenGL 3.1 and Shader Model 4.1.

OLDI Computers 200 and OLDI Computers 220 - additions to the line nettop OLDI Computers

Ultra Computers OLDI Computers replenished with two new models - nettops OLDI Computers 200 and OLDI Computers 220. Model OLDI Computers 200 Series Office in its characteristics is a typical representative of his class. The processor, which built the new system - a traditional Intel Atom 230. Motherboard based on Intel i945GC. Hard Drive 160 GB and RAM 1024 MB. This model is suitable for equipping a small office or home computer entry level. OLDI Computers 200 - a complete system with low noise, power consumption and compact size.

OLDI Computers Office 220 series is compiled on the basis of an ultra-compact motherboard ZOTAC IONITX-BE in the form-factor mini-ITX and combines high-performance graphics processor NVIDIA ION and energy-efficient Intel Atom processor 230. It delivers smooth and vivid HD-video, as well as richer in the Web, with e-mail and productivity in a really small system.

Particularly noteworthy case, which collects new models nettop - a stylish, black body company JNC with dimensions of 250h190h60 mm. The cost of new products ranging from 6500 rubles to 9500 rubles, depending on the specific configuration.

Nokia 5132 XpressMusic: a music phone for the "Celestial Empire"

The website includes Bluetooth SIG has information on the new mobile phone of the Finnish company Nokia - 5132 XpressMusic, which seemed to have photos and logos of operators, will be sold in China.

This novelty has a built-in music player, memory card slot, 2 megapixel camera, 2-inch QVGA display, support for wireless technology Bluetooth.

Among other features are the following:

  • Support communications standards: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz; GPRS / EDGE Class 32
  • Dimensions: 107,5 h46, 7h14, 8 mm
  • Weight: 87,6 mm
  • Display: 2-inch, 240x320 pixels, displaying more than 262 thousand colors
  • Camera: 2 MP
  • Memory: 26 MB, microSD memory card
  • Communication: USB (microUSB), Bluetooth
  • Built-in FM-radio
  • Support media formats: MPEG-4, MID, JPG, WAV, AMR, GIF, 3GP, MP3
  • Other applications: Notes, Calendar, Alarm Clock, Calculator, World Clock, Stopwatch, Converter quantities and rates, Electronic Dictionary

Eurocom is a powerful laptop D900F Panther with a record capacity of 2.5 TB

Company Eurocom has introduced a new version of its mobile workstation D900F Panther, positioned as a replacement performance desktop computers. This powerful laptop is now able to hold up to 2.5 terabytes of disk space, which, as stated, is the world record for such systems.

Notebook Eurocom D900F Panther has a 17-inch display with a resolution of 1680 x 1050 or 1920 x 1200 pixels and operates on the Core i7 processor or Xeon. In addition, the packaging may include up to 12 GB of RAM, video card GeForce GTX 260M or GeForce GTX 280M, as well as an array of four HDD or SSD drives maximum capacity of 2.5 TB or 2 TB, respectively.

Available as a DVD burner drive or a device for reading Blu-ray discs. Notebook Eurocom D900F Panther can also be equipped with a web camera with a resolution of 2 or 3 megapixel module and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Despite the rather capacious 12-cell battery, battery life of mobile workstation is only about an hour, which, in general, it is not surprising when such a powerful stuffing.

Notebook Eurocom D900F Panther has built-in uninterruptible power supply (UPS) and weighs about 5.44 kg, and as a software platform it can be installed OS Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008.

Galaxy prepares a single-slot version of the GeForce GT240 with 1 GB of GDDR5 memory

The network has already appeared information about the single-slot GeForce GTX260 graphics card manufacturing company Galaxy, which was named the most subtle version of the accelerator. Now resource Expreview has announced a special adapter from this manufacturer - Galaxy GT240 1GB.

Graphics Card Galaxy GT240 1GB also uses only one expansion slot on the motherboard and is equipped with non-reference cooler with a single fan. Furthermore, as the name implies, the accelerator is on board 1 GB of fast memory GDDR5. Another notable torque is that the Galaxy GT240 1GB has a special software.

This software allows users to control their power adapters in real time. Graphics Card Galaxy GT240 1GB should be presented formally in the near future, the cost of the solution and its detailed characteristics are still unknown.

HD 5750 IceQ + - the first non-reference card from HIS based on the Radeon HD 5000

Like other partners AMD, HIS has developed its own version of video-based solutions in a series Radeon HD 5000. The first such product from this manufacturer, is likely to become adapter HIS HD 5750 IceQ +, performed on the model of Radeon HD 5750 and equipped with a 40 mm chip, Juniper.

Graphics Card HIS HD 5750 IceQ + uses the PCB is blue and has 720 stream processors, 128-bit bus and GDDR5 memory technology to support DirectX 11 and mode CrossFireX. The interface system includes a single port DVI (and not two, as in the reference model), as well as the HDMI and DisplayPort. Clock speeds are 700 and 4600 MHz for the GPU and memory respectively.

In addition, the accelerator HIS HD 5750 IceQ + is equipped with a non-reference dual-slot cooler with a violet lighting, reminiscent of the cooling system Vortexx Neo from Akasa. This cooler is supposed to work quietly and efficiently drainage decisions. The kit includes an application to map Bumptop 3D, implements a virtual 3D interface on a computer screen, as well as a coupon entitling to purchase a video game Dirt 2. Estimated cost HIS HD 5750 IceQ + is about 160 euros.

Stylish Wrist mobile phone Phenom Watch Phone Dream with two SIM cards

Phenom Communications Company announced a new model of the series Watch Phone - Dream. It is easy to understand from the name, mobile phone - Wrist watches. It differs from the few other similar solutions on the market, so that works simultaneously with two SIM cards. Phenom believes that this will be very useful for those who are used to separate personal and business calls or for those who travels a lot. The company notes and stylish appearance Watch Phone Dream.

Regarding performance, it should be, first and foremost, acknowledge the support quad-band cellular networks GSM / GPRS and 1.3-inch touch screen. The numeric keypad is also available at the apparatus. In addition, it allows photo and video on the built-in 1.3 megapixel camera, play audio and video using media player, send and receive SMS / MMS and listen to FM radio. Phenom Watch Phone Dream also supports Bluetooth interface and USB, and the required content can be stored on microSD memory cards up to 2 GB. Apparently, watch-phone is already on sale, its cost is $ 395.

The official announcement of female phones Samsung S7070 and S5150 from the collection Diva 2010

Samsung Electronics Company presented two mobile phones from the collection Diva 2010 - S7070 Diva and S5150 Diva folder. Samsung promises to replenish the collection every year, it is designed for the female audience. We have already mentioned in the news about two of these devices, they are executed in a single "quilted" concept, although very different in design and performance. Samsung S7070 - it besklaviaturnogo piece with 3-inch touch screen. Beneath it is available as a navigation button diamond. The back cover of the phone pearl-white squares covered with relief, she seemed to be quilted.

Of the other characteristics of the Samsung S7070 company mentions only 3.2 megapixel camera, update notification in social networks Facebook and MySpace and IM messenger. But quite a lot of attention paid to the functions that might be useful to women. This can help protect yourself "false bell" and "message SOS", and the list of desired purchases, and the regime of "Etiquette", provides instantaneous noiseless work of the staff if necessary. However, some features Samsung S7070 is known since his presentation, which took place before the announcement: Bluetooth, FM radio microSD slot and microUSB port.

The second new Samsung S5150 is a cot in a shiny silver case with a similar "quilted" surface. Also, with the prior knowledge of the activities that your phone is equipped with a small external display, 2.2-inch internal QVGA display and 3 megapixel camera. Officially the company Samsung announced only on such opportunities as "false bell" and "message SOS". Both new products will go on sale in January 2010 in the Netherlands, Russia, Ukraine and other European countries, as well as in Southeast Asia and China.

PowerColor Radeon HD 5770 V2 - the same features plus a new cooler

Despite the fact that many of the AIB partners AMD has already introduced solutions based on the Radeon HD 5770, the company released an enhanced version of the reference card. This model has a new cooler is very similar to the cooling system used in the Radeon HD 5750.

Immediately after the release of an updated version of the Radeon HD 5770 Company TUL Corporation, which owns the brand PowerColor, announced a new graphics card Radeon HD 5770 V2 on its basis. The accelerator has 800 stream processors, 1 GB of GDDR5 memory with 128-bit memory interface and support for DirectX 11 and CrossFireX.

The system interfaces PowerColor Radeon HD 5770 V2 includes the ports of Dual-DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort, and the video card clock speeds do not differ from the values of stock - 850 and 4800 MHz for the GPU and memory respectively. The cost of the adapter is expected at the same level or even slightly lower than those already on the market model. This PowerColor Radeon HD 5770 V2 will be available in two versions, one of which will include a coupon to purchase the popular video game BattleForge.

LG eXpo (Monaco) - the first in the U.S. communicator with a 1GHz processor

American mobile operator AT & T officially introduced the communicator LG eXpo (also known as LG Monaco and LG IQ). Pocketfon This is the first sold in the U.S. device with a processor with 1GHz and pikoproektorom (optional).

eXpo running Windows Mobile 6.5 and has on board a 3.2-inch WVGA touchscreen display, QWERTY-keyboard, HSDPA and GPS modules, 5Mp the camera, slot for memory cards microSD.

Another "chips" that distinguishes this communicator is a function «Smart Sensor», with which you can protect all personal data devaysa through fingerprint identification.

LG eXpo will be available for sale from 7 December at $ 199.99 (plus contract), but for 179.99 dollars you can buy additional pikoproektor.

LG eXpo Specification:

  • Communications: GPRS / EDGE Quad-band (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
    UMTS / HSDPA Tri-band (850/1900/2100 MHz)
  • Camera: 5.0 megapixel, autofocus, triple digital zoom, flash
  • Dimensions: 111 x 54 x 157 mm
  • Memory: 512 MB ROM + 256 MB RAM (up to 16 GB microSD)
  • Display: 3.2 ", 16M color, WVGA (800 × 480)
  • Battery: 1500mAch, lithium-polymer
  • OS: Windows Mobile 6.5
  • Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b / g
  • Email: Outlook / Direct Push, POP, IMAP
  • Messaging: Threaded SMS, MMS, Email, IM
  • Processor: Qualcomm 1 GHz
  • pikoproektor (optional, the projected image of up to 40 inches)