NUC getting Core i7, Skylake too
Published in Motherboards


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 releases major graphics driver update
Published in Graphics


4K, Chrome video, VP9 and H.265 tweaks

Intel has a new graphics driver for Haswell and Broadwell parts and it should bring a number of new features and improvements, especially for home theatre users.

Intel’s mobile division lost $4.2bn last year
Published in News


PC business keeps growing

Intel reported its fourth-quarter earnings, beating analysts’ expectation and raising a few questions about its mobile business.

Intel figures expected to be huge
Published in News


Best since 2003

Chipzilla is expected to report some of its best results since since 2003

Intel shows Broadwell NUC barebones
Published in Notebooks


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

Intel unveils Atom-based Compute Stick
Published in News


4-inch dongle PC

Intel has unveiled a rather odd product that may be overshadowed by bigger CES announcements, but we find the Intel Compute Stick quite interesting.

Intel starts shipping 14nm Cherry Trail
Published in Processors


Next-generation Atom architecture

In addition to the 14nm Broadwell-U notebook chips announced earlier, Intel has also announced that it has started shipping 14nm Cherry Trail Atom architecture tablet chips to customers.

Intel unleashes Broadwell notebook parts
Published in Processors


Bringing 14nm to the masses

Intel’s Broadwell has been in the works for quite some time and the Core M series is about to be reinforced by mainstream notebook parts.

Intel investing $550m in Israel fab
Published in Processors


Kiryat Gat goes 10nm

Intel is investing a further $550 million in Israel, more specifically in the upgrade of its Fab 28 in Kiryat Gat.

Gigabyte Z97X-UD5H-BK Black Edition
Published in Reviews


Review: Intel Z97 Express chipset in Black Edition

The Gigabyte Z97X-UD5H-BK Black Edition delivers an excellent out-of-the box user experience which comes as no surprise.