Intel launches its Skylake-X
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 26 September 2017 11:07

Intel launches its Skylake-X


Hopes to see off AMD's Threadripper

Intel has officially launched its Skylake-X processor as a response to AMD's Ryzen Threadripper series of desktop CPUs.

Intel 8th Gen Core Coffee Lake CPUs emerge
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 September 2017 22:12

Intel 8th Gen Core Coffee Lake CPUs emerge


Couple of SKUs and new Z370 chipset

Intel has officially announced its 8th generation Core Coffee Lake desktop CPUs as well as its newest Z370 chipset, which will be a must for these new CPUs, despite being based on the same socket.

Intel Z370 motherboards do not support Kaby Lake CPUs
Published in Motherboards


Only for Coffee Lake CPUs

As some of the first Coffee Lake samples have reached reviewers it was just a matter of time before someone tried to run a Kaby Lake CPU with the new Z370 chipset based motherboard, and it does not work, at least not yet.

Humanity is running out of ideas
Published in News
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 06:00

Humanity is running out of ideas

Moores Law is a case study

A team of top boffins is starting to worry that humans are running out of ideas and are citing the tech industry’s inability to come up with a solution for Moore's Law as a case study.

Intel kills WiGig
Published in Network
Monday, 11 September 2017 06:00

Intel kills WiGig

Gee Wiz

In  what is becoming a long list of what Intel is giving up on is its WiGig 60GHz 802.11ad  controllers and antennas.

Intel Coffee Lake CPU prices leaked
Published in Processors
Saturday, 09 September 2017 16:29

Intel Coffee Lake CPU prices leaked


More cores and higher price tag

There have been plenty of Intel Coffee Lake leaks recently which point out that the October 5 launch date rumors are right on the money and the recent one reveals possible prices of three SKUs in Europe.

Intel Coffee Lake launch on October 5th
Published in Processors
Thursday, 07 September 2017 22:55

Intel Coffee Lake launch on October 5th


Discontinues some Skylake CPUs

According to a recent rumor, Intel's Coffee Lake CPUs may launch on October 5th, alongside the new motherboards based on Z370 chipset.

Intel has surprise “win” against the EU
Published in News
Thursday, 07 September 2017 11:15

Intel has surprise “win” against the EU


Lower courts have to review huge fine

The highest court in the European Union has ruled that Intel’s $1.3 billion antitrust fine should be reviewed in a move which could end a sweeping crackdown on US tech companies antics in Europe.

Intel's Core i9-7920X gets delidded by Der8auer
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 16:49

Intel's Core i9-7920X gets delidded by Der8auer


Large die and still not soldered

A well-known overclocker, Der8auer, has managed to get its hands on Intel's upcoming 12-core Core i9-7920X Skylake-X CPU, which he managed to delid by using his own new Delid-Die-Mate-X delidding tool and showing what is actually underneath that IHS.

Intel preparing four new NUCs
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 14:37

Intel preparing four new NUCs


Based on Coffee Lake chips

According to a fresh report, Intel is preparing four new 4x4-inch NUC (Next Unit of Computing) SFF systems that will be using chips based on Coffee Lake architecture.