More Skylake details found
Published in Processors


Only a week to go

Intel is going to launch its Skylake Core i5 and i7 CPUs on September 1, with Core i3s and Pentiums probably available on the same day in Asia, but their specs are still largely guesswork.

Skylake notebooks will appear in September
Published in Notebooks


But Intel is still saying nothing

At IDF 2015, HP, Dell, Lenovo and others are showing us what is the latest and greatest in tablets, notebooks and "two in ones", but Intel seems to be keeping itself on the sidelines.

Intel’s Skylake is creating a mess in the channel
Published in Processors


A lot of controversial messaging

There is no doubt that Skylake is rather impressive architecture with a huge focus on mobile. At the same time, the Skylake Core i7 6700K desktop part seems to be the most disconnected product launch Intel did in the last few years.

Skylake shortage
Published in Processors
17 August 2015

Skylake shortage


Intel knocks in an own goal

While Chipzilla was banking on its Skylake chip to sort out its bottom line, it appears that it forgot to make nearly enough.

Lenovo unveils new ThinkPad Skylake Xeon notebooks
Published in Notebooks


The new ThinkPad P50 and P70

While Intel has just unveiled the upcoming Xeon E3-1500M v5 CPUs for notebooks, Lenovo has unveiled two new mobile workstations that will be based on those same chips, the ThinkPad P50 and the ThinkPad P70.

EVGA announces its Z170 series motherboard lineup
Published in Motherboards


Three motherboards for starters

Following Intel's launch of the Skylake platform, EVGA has announced its lineup which includes a total of three Intel Z170 chipset based motherboards.

MSI announces its Z170 Gaming motherboard lineup
Published in Motherboards


To go with the Intel Skylake CPUs

MSI has unveiled its full lineup of Intel Z170 Express chipset based motherboards that will be a part of its Gaming series lineup.

Intel launches desktop Core i7 6700K Skylake
Published in Processors


Core i5 6600K and Z170 boards also seen in the wild

Intel has just announced its first products based on the Skylake 14nm technology and we have met two of them.

Surface Pro4 might have been delayed for Skylake
Published in News


It all makes sense now


The dark satanic rumour mill has suggested a good reason Microsoft delayed the launch of its flagship tablet-laptop, Surface Pro 4. 

G.Skill unveils two new DDR4 memory series
Published in Memory


Breaks the 4000MHz mark

Getting ready for Intel's Skylake launch, G.Skill has unveiled the new Trident Z and Ripjaws V DDR4 memory series with Trident Z memory kit that is rated at staggering 4000MHz frequency.