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In the latest portable gaming PCs, Toshiba has tapped into three Nvidia graphics processors.
The Qosmio X305-Q708 and X305-Q706 is model names of the two portable newcomers both of which are equipped with integrated GeForce 9400M- and dual discrete GeForce 9800M GTS GPUs. Simpler graphics data, it is thought that the integrated graphics processor should take care of, while the dual discrete graphics processors can work with advanced and demanding 3D graphics handling in computer games.
According to Nvidia beats Toshiba’s new Qosmio gaming computers record in computer performance at high resolutions. But the question is if the computer’s 17-inch display with a resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels makes the three GPUs full justice.
Otherwise, the Qosmio X305-Q708 and X305-Q706 naturally powerful armed computers and the former model, including available with a quad-core Intel Core 2 Extreme processor and an SSD of 128 GB.
The new gaming PCs are available immediately from Toshiba Direct online store with prices of 2000 dollars and very much upwards.
Microsoft is helping start-ups
The software giant has launched the new program BizSpark in which start-ups can get a free subscription to the Microsoft Developer Network, and free access to products like Visual Studio, Windows Server, SQL Server and SharePoint, as well as the Microsoft technologies for cloud computing services for three years.
To be qualified to get free access to Microsoft software and support company may not have been active for more than three years and have an annual turnover not exceeding one million dollars. In addition, the company recommended by a venture capitalist, a corporate network or one of the Microsoft-employed software developer that exists around the world, and termed Microsoft Champs.
Intel Core i7 launched
Intel’s first Core i7 processors based on the Nehalem architecture officially launched on 17 November.
Intel has invited the press to a launch event in San Francisco and on which it will present & rdquo; the fastest processor on the planet & rdquo ;. To prove this statement, Intel will introduce SPECint_rate_base2006 test results.
The quad-core Core i7 architecture is Intel’s first processor design since the original Core architecture succeeded Pentium family in 2006.
Intel has also revealed the prices of the first Core i7 processors. Computer Producers who buy larger quantities have to pay $ 284 for the Core i7-920 clocked at 2.66 GHz, $ 562 for the 940 clocked at 2.93 gigahertz and 999 dollars for the Extreme 965 version clocked at 3.2 gigahertz. How much processors will cost the consumer market is not yet known.