Nvidia steps into Intel’s and Microsoft’s shoes
Published in News


Beginning of a new error


Today will be a big day at CES but instead of the traditional keynote speaker from Intel or Microsoft, the event is going to be kicked off by the understated CEO of Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang.

Intel NUC gets new processors
Published in Notebooks


But its connections are more useful


Chipzilla’s "Next Unit of Computing" (NUC) hardware has been one of the few bright spots of the PC industry, and now it seems that Intel wants to give them a refresh.

Zotac bringing GTX 1080 Mini to CES 2017 show
Published in Graphics


External Graphics Dock as well

Zotac will be bringing some rather interesting new products to the Consumer Electronics Show 2017, which starts on January 5th, 2017, in Las Vegas. In addition to the Mini PCs equipped with the latest Intel Kaby Lake CPU and Thunderbolt 3 connectivity, Zotac will also show a short SFF-ready GTX 1080 Mini as well as its own external graphics dock.

Intel's Core i7-7700K overclocked past 7GHz
Published in Processors


Better overclocking than Skylake

While it might not be interesting for an average consumer, Intel's upcoming 7th generation Core Kaby Lake CPU series might be quite popular with overclockers as it is much better overclocker than Skylake and manages to hit a stable 7GHz overclock.

AMD users dividing themselves
Published in Processors


GPU and CPU loyalty no longer guaranteed

PCPartPicker has been looking at the trends for users and they are noticing that AMD CPU buyers are not always buying AMD GPUs.

Retail Kaby Lake CPU boxes pictured
Published in Processors


Nearly identical to Skylake ones

Picture of retail boxes for Intel's upcoming 7th generation Core Kaby Lake CPUs have found its way online showing that Intel won't change much, at least when it comes to packaging.

Dell to update its XPS 15 notebook with fresh hardware
Published in Notebooks


Intel Kaby Lake CPUs and Nvidia GTX 1050 GPU

Dell has accidentally revealed its upcoming XPS 15 notebook update that will be getting a fresh hardware boost with Intel's Kaby Lake CPUs, Nvidia Geforce GTX 1050 GPU, fingerprint scanner, Windows Hello and Killer Wi-Fi networking.

2017 will be the year of ARM Windows
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Mother of Snapdragons might bite Intel

Next year will see the arrival of ARM based Windows machines and while the beasts have not been that popular in the past, it is expected that this time it will be different.

AMD eight core SKU beats up Chipzilla
Published in Processors


In two CPU benchmarks

AMD was keen to show some performance figures of its upcoming eight core Ryzen SKU at the New Horizon event and has compared it to Intel's US $1049.99 priced Core i7-6900K eight core Broadwell-E CPU.

2017 could be when barbarians overwhelm Intel
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Empire doomed


It has been said for a while now that Intel’s glorious empire, on which the sun never sets, could be overthrown by barbarians, but so far the chip maker has managed to thrive.