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Daily News Round #1 for October 21, 2004

Daily News Round #1 news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages for October 21, 2004

| Posted: Oct 21, 2004 1:56 pm

- XGI Launches the New Game Developer's Website

XGI have made a positive move today as they open the doors to their Official Game Developer's Website, helping to narrow the communication gap with game devlopers. The site's main purpose is to provide such tools as technical documents, developer's tools, useful applications, marketing collaterals, latest Beta Drivers, and vendor supports. This in turn becoming a cooperation milestone between the game developers and XGI. More details in XGI's official PR here.


Taipei-October 20, 2004- XGI Technology Inc, the largest Graphic Chip Design Company in Asia, today announced the Official Game Developer's Website ( to supplement the developers' technical needs to collaborate with XGI's technology. XGI is committed to partner with game developers and to synchronize new developing games with the XGI technology. This official game developer's website is a cooperation milestone between the game developers and XGI. The new site provides the best developing support including technical documents, developer's tools, useful applications, marketing collaterals, latest Beta Drivers, and vendor supports.


- Corsair Announces 550 MHz CAS2.5 DDR Modules


Corsair also make a scene today with the release of their 550MHz (PC-4400) DDR memory modules supporting aggressive latencies of 2.5-4-4-8 and are also said to be guarenteed for 400MHz operation with 2-2-2-5 latencies. You have the option of purchasing either standard or platinum XMS 1GB TwinX kits. Further details can be had within their official PR.


Fremont, CA, October 20, 2004: Corsair Memory, Inc., a global leader in ultra-performance DDR memory modules for PC gamers and enthusiasts, today announced their fastest ever DDR memory module, a DDR550 module that supports very aggressive 2.5-4-4-8 latencies. These modules typically support 2-2-2-5 latencies at 400MHz clock speeds. The new parts are:


TwinX1024-4400C25 matched pair of 512MB, DDR550, 2.5-4-4-8, black XMS modules
TwinX1024-4400C25PT matched pair of 512MB, DDR550, 2.5-4-4-8, platinum XMS modules


Both these parts are available immediately from resellers worldwide, and are also available as individual 512MB modules. TwinX kits are tested as a matched pair at their rated specifications and packaged together immediately after passing test, guaranteeing that the customer receives a product that has been verified in the dual channel environment. These modules include Corsair's classic black or platinum aluminum heat spreaders for improved heat dissipation.

- Articles and Reviews from around the Web

- Rugged, Water Resistant Sony 'MP3 Player' @ Everything USB
- Samsung X10 Plus Notebook @ Trusted Reviews
- PowerColor R9800 Platinum Edition 128MB VGA @ Overclockers NZ
- PCI Express Guide (2nd Edition) @ D-Silence
- Installing water cooled system in standard computer case @ A1-Electronics
- Asus K8N-E Deluxe Motherboard @ Club Overclocker
- OCZ Technology Shrinks DDR2 Latencies @ XBit Labs


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