Intel 8th generation Core Coffee Lake is out
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Review Roundup: Good performance, lousy availability and new chipset

Intel's 8th generation Coffee Lake CPUs are now finally "available" and with plenty of reviews around, we get to see what Intel's move to a six-core mainstream lineup has to bring to the table, offering good performance but suffering from lousy availability, a need for a completely new motherboard and the choice to still use TIM.

Noctua goes low-profile with new AM4 coolers
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NH-L12S and NH-L9a-AM4 for HTPCs and SFFs

Noctua has unveiled two new low-profile CPU coolers that are actually successors of the earlier available NH-L9a and NH-L12 but now have proper support for AM4 socket and AMD's Ryzen CPUs.

AMD could bundle Threadripper with Asetek retention kit
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Making it compatible with many AiO coolers

According to a new report, AMD could be bundling its upcoming Threadripper CPUs with Asetek retention kit, which should make plenty of AiO coolers compatible with the new TR4 socket on the upcoming X399 chipset motherboards.

Huawei building GPU/CPU
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With AI on the side


Chinese phone maker Huawei is about to launch its own APU which will combine a CPU, GPU and AI.

Intel could be limiting Pentium G4560 CPU production
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In order to improve Core i3 sales

According to a report that surfaced online, Intel is allegedly limiting or even killing the production of its Pentium G4560 dual-core LGA1151 CPU in order to improve its Core i3 sales.

Fractal Design unveils new Celsius series AiO coolers
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The Celsius S24 and Celsius S36

Fractal Design has announced the new Celsius series of all-in-one (AiO) liquid CPU coolers that will be available in two models, Celsius S24 and Celsius S36.

AMD releases new custom power plan for Ryzen
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The new AMD Ryzen Balanced plan

AMD has released a new custom "balanced" power plan for those using Ryzen CPU on Windows 10 OS.

AMD Ryzen 5 CPU series launching on April 11
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Six- and quad-core SKUs

According to fresh information coming from various sources, AMD's Ryzen 5 series, six- and quad-core CPUs, should be available as of April 11th.

Intel CPU with AMD iGPU coming this year
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Kaby Lake paired up with AMD GPU

It appears that rumors regarding an Intel CPU with AMD integrated GPU are now heating up and that we might just see such CPU this year.

EVGA unveils its new CLC 120/280 liquid coolers
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With new EVGA fans

A few days ago, EVGA officially unveiled its new Closed Loop CPU Cooler (CLC) 120 and 280 liquid coolers that will feature new fans, an ability to sync up with select graphics cards as well as be fully controlled via EVGA Flow Control software.