Intel HEDT Skylake-X desktop platform detailed
Published in Processors


The Basin Falls platform with Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X

The newest leaked documents reveal a few more details about Intel's next high-end desktop (HEDT) platform that will include both Kaby Lake-X and Skylake-X CPUs and be a part of the Basin Falls X-series platform.

Intel to add Wi-Fi and USB 3.1 functionality in 300-series
Published in Motherboards


AMD placing USB 3.1 chipset orders as well


According to sources from motherboard makers, Intel is planning to add USB 3.1 and Wi-Fi functionality to its upcoming 300-series motherboard series scheduled to be released at the end of 2017.

Apple fans told to wait for new iMac
Published in News



Intel’s fault


Fruity cargo-cult Apple has put the brakes on the next instalment for the iMac PC line-up because it wants to install Intel’s new Kaby Lake.

TSMC plunges billions into fab upgrades
Published in News


And poaches Intel man

Taiwanese fab company TSMC has approved a capital injection of $4.91 billion at a board meeting.

Intel’s use of lasers could change chips
Published in News


Laser chips could be the next big thing

Analyst outfit Susquehanna Financial Group gave Intel the thumbs up for its newly developed "laser chips" saying the development could be a game changer that will give the company the data centre chip market for years.

Intel preparing new M.2 PCIe 610P SSD series
Published in Memory


Based on TLC 3D NAND

According to the latest leaked slide, Intel is working on the new performance-segment 610P series SSD based on TLC 3D NAND, M.2 2280 form-factor and PCIe NVMe interface.

Intel Core i5 7600K benchmarks leaked
Published in Processors


Seven to 10 percent more performance than Skylake chip


A few days ago, Chinese tech website PCOnline got a hold of Intel’s upcoming Core i5 7600K processor based on its 14nm Kaby Lake architecture.

Dell’s missed opportunity leaks
Published in News


Development abandoned


It has been rumored that Dell is working on a PC class x86 Windows smartphone, but it looks like a picture has finally tipped up, just as the project was abandoned.

Intel places bets on Shooting Star drone
Published in News


I'm Intel. Fly me

Former chip giant Intel said that it has introduced yet another drone - the Shooting Star.

Intel set to take on Qualcomm in car wars
Published in Processors


Empire Strikes Back

Although Chipzilla is not big in the car industry at the moment and Qualcomm, with its NXP takeover, is king – it appears that there is a war brewing between the pair.