Intel shows off NUCs and other stuff
Published in Processors
Friday, 06 March 2015 13:17

Intel shows off NUCs and other stuff


Broadwell based

Intel has been sharing a few details about its new socketed, unlocked, 65W desktop processor based on Intel’s Broadwell architecture--featuring Iris graphic.

Core i7 NUC coming in Q2 2015
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 26 February 2015 10:21

Core i7 NUC coming in Q2 2015


Core i7 5557U 28W inside, Iris graphics

Intel has already shown Fudzilla a prototype of a Core i7 NUC at CES 2015, and this 2.5-inch drive ready barebone was a pleasant surprise us and for high-end home theatre users. 

Gigabyte Brix gets Broadwell refresh
Published in News
Saturday, 07 February 2015 10:52

Gigabyte Brix gets Broadwell refresh


Three 14nm SKUs so far

Gigabyte’s Brix series of mini-PCs and barebones is getting some fresh Intel silicon in the form of 14nm Broadwell processors.

Windows 10 preview runs DirectX 12
Published in Games
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 15:39

Windows 10 preview runs DirectX 12


Call of Duty Advanced Warfare runs on Intel HD 5000


We spent most of the day tinkering with the Windows 10 preview release, Build 9926, which is the latest build that brings a few new things, including the Cortana voice assistant and DirectX 12. 

NUC getting Core i7, Skylake too
Published in Motherboards
Friday, 16 January 2015 08:34

NUC getting Core i7, Skylake too


Next Unit of Computing growing up

Last week we had a chance to chat with Intel people in charge of NUC (Next Unit of Computing) small barebones desktop systems and we learned a bit about the future of this exciting concept.

Intel shows Broadwell NUC barebones
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 11:13

Intel shows Broadwell NUC barebones


Core i3, Core i5 now Core i7 in Q2

Intel gained quite a bit of traction with its NUC series mini-PCs. NUC stands for Next Unit of Computing and is in reality a small barebone PC with a lot of performance in top-end SKUs. The new series should be available in etail and retail in February, slightly later than what we originaly reported

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 10:50

Intel could sell million NUCs in 2014



Next Unit of Computing starts to take off



Introduces new 5W board in the process

Wednesday, 12 February 2014 08:53

Intel has high hopes for mini PCs



Bucking negative trends



Why isn’t AMD doing something like this?