Intel leaks show it might drop the Core m5/m7 name
Published in Processors


Along with USB 3.1 generation 2 support and improved GPU

The dark satanic rumour mill has suggested that Skylake's successor, Kaby Lake, with its 14nm goodness might be responsible for the death of the Core m5/m7 name.

MIT creates 64-core chip design
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 12:05

MIT creates 64-core chip design


Swarming

Boffins at MIT have emerged from their smoke filled labs with a new chip design which fixes some of the problems of parallel processing.

Intel will release Celeron, Pentium and Core i3 processors
Published in Processors


Ready for the next Skylake refresh


Intel has just published a Product Change Notification which appears to indicate that there will be new Celeron, Pentium and Core i3 processors during the next Skylake refresh.

Intel claims most don’t need a GPU
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 12 January 2016 11:25

Intel claims most don’t need a GPU


Integrated graphics have nearly  caught up

Chipzilla claims that casual or mainstream gamers no longer need a discrete graphics card, because integrated graphics have nearly caught up.

Razer launches new Blade Stealth ultrabook at CES 2016
Published in Notebooks


With an optional Razer Core external graphics box

At the CES 2016 show in rainy Las Vegas, Razer has announced its newest addition to the Blade notebook series, a 12.5-inch ultrabook packed in an aluminum chassis which gets additional GPU power from an optional external graphics box, called the Razer Core.

AMD moves pre-Graphics Core Next to legacy status
Published in Graphics


Bye-bye VLIW5 and VLIW4 architectures


AMD has said that that video cards based on the company’s architectures have been moved to legacy status.

Intel shows off some more Knight's Landing
Published in Processors


Tech details online

Chipzilla has been publishing more information about its Knight's Landing Xeon Phi (co)processors.

Wednesday, 12 December 2012 10:37

Top Haswell desktop is Core i7 4770K

intel logo new
3.5GHz quad 84W TDP, unlocked



More overclocking headroom, too

intel logo new hwroundup

Roundup: Good enough for a "tick"