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Tyan Launches New Dual-Core Products

Sony Ericsson Announces Bluetooth Headset For Every-day Use

Tyan Launches New Dual-Core Products

Tyan launched two dual core products: the Transport GT20 (B2865) 1P barebone server system and the Tomcat K8E-SLI (S2866) motherboard.

The Transport GT20 (S2865) is based on Tyan's Tomcat K8E (S2865) motherboard.

Its capabilities include:

  • Support for AMD Athlon 64, 64 FX, X2, & Opteron 100 series (S939) processors
  • 17.2" width, 1.72" height, 22.4" depth
  • 4 x Hot-swap 3.5" SATA drive bays with RAID (0, 1, 0+1)
  • Remote management optional support
  • Delta 350W Power Supply pre-installed

Other features on the system-level include support for PC3200/2700/2100-type Registered Memory with ECC support (and ChipKill with Opteron processors in select memory configurations), and hardware activity monitoring and control for components such as the fans and VRMs. All of this is backed by full parts, service and support policy from Tyan.

The Tomcat K8E-SLI (S2866) is a highly-integrated entry-level server, high-end desktop motherboard that has all of the features found in its predecessor, the Tomcat K8E (S2865).

Additional options:

  • Support for AMD Athlon 64, 64 FX, X2, & Opteron 100 series (S939) processors
  • NVIDIA SLI dual PCI Express graphics cards support
  • Up to 4GB Unbuffered DDR400 memory with ECC/non-ECC and ChipKill support
  • 4-ports Serial ATA-II with RAID 0, 1, 0+1
  • Audio and FireWire (1394a), and multiple USB 2.0 ports
  • Supports up to 3 x LAN ports (Two GbE and one 10/100)
  • Remote management support
  • ATX form factor
  • Two SKUs to choose from: Server or Workstation

The Transport GT20 (S2865) is set to sample in late October of '05, reaching general availability by the end of Q4'05. The Tomcat K8E-SLI (S2866) is set to sample in late October of '05, and will reach general availability by mid-Q4'05.

Source: Tyan

Sony Ericsson Announces Bluetooth Headset For Every-day Use

Sony Ericsson today announced the new Bluetooth Headset HBH-PV700, a handsfree solution for the every day user. The new headset offers 5 hours talk time and 150 hours standby time, adjustable ear hook. The HBH-PV700 supports all the voice features of Sony Ericssonís Bluetooth phones. It is capable of voice dialling up to 50 contacts, enabling the user to answer and reject calls by voice control, as well as change the profile or activate the sound recorder in the phone.

The HBH-PV700 incorporates the new system connector Fast port, and it will be available in the market during Q4.

Source: Sony Ericsson

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