ASRock creates a mini-PC Vision 3D 135B graphics GeForce GT 425M and support for 3D

Thursday, September 16, 2010

ASRock company quietly has expanded its range of new compact computer, which may well serve as a home theater. New product called Vision 3D 135B and is based on the mobile platform Intel Calpella, and its dimensions are only 200 x 70 x 200 mm.

The special features of compact computer ASRock Vision 3D 135B may include a reasonably powerful graphics card GeForce GT 425M with 96 CUDA kernels and technology support DirectX 11 and 3D Vision. Thus, when connected to a suitable monitor, and the availability of special glasses, users of this mini-PC can enjoy three-dimensional picture.

In addition, equipping Vision 3D 135B enters the processor Core i3-370M with a frequency of 2.4 GHz, 4 GB DDR3 1066 memory, hard drive capacity 500 GB Rotation speed 7200 rpm, and a combo drive, Blu-ray and 4 in 1 card reader. There is a 7.1-channel audio chip, module Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Gigabit Ethernet connector and DVI and HDMI video outputs, plus USB 3.0 ports of three pieces. The operating system can be preloaded with Windows 7 or Windows Vista, and set the product includes a remote control. On the value of ASRock Vision 3D 135B has not yet reported.

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS - 35-fold optical zoom in a compact

Canon has expanded the range of compact cameras with ultra zoom model PowerShot SX30 IS. This high-performance camera with wide-angle 24 mm lens and 35-fold optical zoom. The new model replaces the PowerShot SX20 IS.

Matrix 14.1 megapixels lets you print posters A2 size. The range of lens focal length with 35-fold optical zoom ranges from 24 mm to 840 mm (equivalent to the range of 35-mm film). Canon has equipped model effective optical image stabilizer (IS) to ensure the stabilization of the 4,5 level. The movable lens group to effectively fights blurring when shooting with high magnification and when using fast shutter speed possible. Camera PowerShot SX30 IS is also equipped with ultrasonic motor (USM) and a motor with a coil actuator (VCM) for fast, accurate and silent, zooming and focusing, which, like optical image stabilization, can be used for the photography and video recording.

The new aid for cropping with zoom (Zoom Framing Assist) helps keep the frame removed or moving objects when shooting with high magnification. After clicking the special button shortcuts Zoom Framing Assist quickly brings the lens into one of three preset positions, the user can better address the scene on the screen and find the desired subject, and notes the original rectangle area approximation. Once again, the user finds the desired subject and puts it in a rectangular frame, the button can be released - and the lens returns to a given position zoom, allowing you to retain the original framing of the picture.

PowerShot SX30 IS allows you to shoot high-definition video at 720p and stereo sound with full optical zoom, while switch between photo and video by simply pressing a button. Focus and exposure can be fixed or adjusted during the video recording, and a special mode Dynamic IS helps to reduce camera shake when shooting moving to a more realistic and sustainable image. The results of the survey can be viewed in high quality by connecting the camera via a mini-HDMI connector to HDTV-screen.

LCD TVs 6,8 cm (2.7 inches) with a variable angle PureColor II with a resolution of 230,000 pixels allows for flexibility when shooting different types of scenes. In the model PowerShot SX30 IS a slot "hot shoe" for connecting accessories, such as outbreaks of EX Speedlite. The camera supports SDHC memory cards and SDXC.

NVIDIA and Samsung in discussions for Galaxy Tab 2

There are reports that the company Samsung Electronics is preparing an update to its Tablet Galaxy Tab. Recall it was presented earlier this month at the IFA exhibition 2010, this model with 7-inch display, working on Android 2.2. Obviously, Samsung Galaxy Tab ready to compete with Apple iPad, a tablet that is likely to be updated about once a year, as well as other products on the basis iOS. In this case, Samsung will have to "keep a pulse on" and also release a new version of Galaxy Tab.

According to the portal Unplugged citing a reliable Korean sources, the first update Samsung Galaxy Tab appears in the second quarter of next year. Tablet Samsung Galaxy Tab 2, was reportedly running the operating system Android Honeycomb, following the Gingerbread, and is built on the chipset NVIDIA Tegra 2 c 1 GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9. In this case, it is not clear whether the novelty other differences from its predecessor, and what it is.

Samsung PS50C490 - the most accessible 3D model of plasma TV

Samsung Electronics Company announced the sales on the Russian market of the new 3D plasma TV PS50C490 50-inch. According to the manufacturer, to date PS50C490 - is the most affordable 3D-TV company.

Quality as a two-dimensional and 3D-images in HD format has been achieved through the use of technologies such as Clear Image Panel, 600Hz Subfield Motion and DNLe. DNIe processor in this model supports 3D-signal in Full HD-resolution, while the technology 600 Hz Subfield Motion to avoid problems with displaying movements in dynamic scenes. It provides up to 12 subpoley each frame, making the contours sharper and sharper text.

Clear Image Panel - Samsung technology in the production of plasma panels. It involves the use of a panel design ultrathin film filter instead of glass, traditional for the products of other manufacturers. Clear Image Panel eliminates double reflection and provides excellent picture clarity and color for almost any viewing angle. Technology Clear Image Panel by using the thin filter also helped reduce the overall thickness of the shell.

Another new solution in 3D TV technology has PS50C490 Cinema Smooth tumble Movie Mode. It provides bright and clear picture, approximate to the original format, as in this theater.

Having supplied 3D television 490th series technology BD Wise, Samsung took care of the owners as Blu-Ray player, and about users who have not been able to acquire them. Designed for players that use the HDMI connection, the technology automatically determines the optimal solution for playing video and best tunes the image on the TV screen. A technology ConnectShare Movie (USB 2.0) allows you to view various multimedia content directly from a flash drive, external hard drive, digital camera or any other medium that supports USB connection. Also, TV has three HDMI inputs, which provide simple and convenient connection of various compatible audio and video devices. Standard HDMI provides an opportunity to import any content without compressing the data from digital camcorders and multimedia computers for playback on widescreen TV.

Anynet feature allows you to use one console to manage devices connected to your TV via HDMI.

IDF 2010: ExoPC, WeTab, JooJoo, ASUS EeePC 1015PEM and other tablets and netbooks

Also at IDF, demonstrated a lot of different devices based on processors Intel. Moreover, the solutions were shown on the new processor Intel Atom N550, Moorestown mobile platform and system-on-chip Intel CE4200 for consumer electronics. Some of them we have already mentioned in the news - this Tablet OpenPeak OpenTablet 7, Neofonie WeTab and others.

Also shown and netbooks, for example, ASUS EeePC 1015PEM and LG X140 on dual-core processor Intel Atom N550. In this case, they showed video 1080p, what would be needed before the accelerator Broadcom Crystal HD, and now, thanks to dual-core chip, the need for it anymore. Although HD Flash video while still not supported.

As for tablets, then at the event were presented with WeTab MeeGo and a number of devices on Windows-based processors Intel N450, 1 GB of RAM and a display with a diagonal of 10,1 or 11,6 inches. For example, the model ExoPC running Windows 7, customizable interface. By the way, ExoPC demonstrated to show the possibilities of technology WiDi Paul Otellini (Paul Otellini) on his speech, the start-IDF. In addition, the option was presented and ExoPC support networks WiMAX. Screened and tablet JooJoo and many other lesser-known models from Chinese manufacturers.