Sunday, May 8, 2011

3D transistors Intel announces 22nm chips.

The microprocessor giant Intel announced the creation of 3D transistors called Tri-Gate, the new technique debuted its next generation of processors on 22nm Ivy Bridge. According to Intel, these new 3D transistors manufactured in 22nm delivered up to 37% more performance with a low voltage when compared with transistors "flat" manufactured in 32nm, plus these new 3D transistors consume half the energy without affecting performance.

The Sunday Quiz (S02E06)

And here's season 2 of our quizzes Sunday, after 10 episodes in Season 1. The goal is to try to guess what is the image (yes, nothing changes). You have 24 hours to find the right answer, and another shot - easier - will then be posted on the Facebook page of Tom's Hardware. At the end of the season, we offer a small gift.

The scale? 2 points for the first who answers correctly in comments, 1 point for others. Important point is to avoid "spoilers" place your response between the following tags. [# Ffffff] Your answer [/ # ffffff]. The answer is written in white, which will avoid seeing the responses of other competitors "unintentionally." The comments give an answer without being placed in these tags will be ignored.

Shuttle XPC Barebone Announces New Pro SX58H7

Shuttle now has a new barebone, it SX58H7 XPC Pro model equipped with the X58 Express chipset with support for Core i7 (1366) and compatibility with USB 3.0 and SATA 6.0Gbps. This new Shuttle barebone manufacturer has a sleek black aluminum, besides having a double cooling system using heat pipe designed for the brand to ensure a perfect dissipation and elimination of potential problems.

You can add two graphics cards in their PCI-E X16 2.0 if its size occupies a single slot, and only one if the size is two slots, thus ensuring a high performance graph for this Mini-PC, has also PCIe Mini-port that can be installed, for example, a WLAN module. Also new are the external and internal ports according tothe new standards, the SX58H7 Shuttle Pro has 2 USB 3.0 ports and 2 SATA 6 Gbit / s, can now use external storage media and internal drives (hard drives or SSDs) Full speed.