Asus releases Transformer 3, 3 Pro and Transformer Mini detachables
Published in Notebooks


Higher-priced model uses Skylake, lower-priced uses Kaby Lake

During a press event before the IFA tradeshow in Berlin this week (September 4th – 7th), Asus announced two  2-in-1 detachable notebooks that take direct aim at Microsoft’s Surface Pro lineup.

Axiomtek releases a Skylake fanless PC
Published in Notebooks


Ultra-low powered palm-sized

Axiomtek has released a new eBOX560-500-FL, which is an Intel Skylake-based fanless, palm-sized embedded system with a full-featured I/O interface.

Microsoft flip-flops on Skylake support again
Published in Processors


Should it stay or should it go?

Microsoft seems to be having trouble making up its mind about Skylake support for older versions of Windows.

Intel’s NUC roadmap leaked
Published in Notebooks


Two years worth of tiny PCs

Intel’s NUC consumer roadmap has leaked online showing that Chipzilla is seriously holding a torch for tiny PCs.

Intel will release Celeron, Pentium and Core i3 processors
Published in Processors


Ready for the next Skylake refresh


Intel has just published a Product Change Notification which appears to indicate that there will be new Celeron, Pentium and Core i3 processors during the next Skylake refresh.

Apple updates its 12-inch Macbook
Published in Notebooks


Gives it Core M Skylake CPUs and new color

Apple has rather silently updated its Macbook line by equipping it with new Intel Core M Skylake CPUs as well as the new fancy Rose Gold color option.

AMD shows off Bristol Ridge
Published in Processors


Taking on Skylake

AMD has been giving a sneak preview of its “Bristol Ridge” architecture which it hope to use to take on Skylake.

Microsoft in Skylake U-Turn
Published in News


Also broke Windows 10 Mobile promise

Software outfit Microsoft has U-turned over its decision to kill off support for Intel Skylake processors running Windows 7 and 8.1 next year.

Intel releases i7-6660U
Published in Processors


Low powered Skylake-U

Chipzilla has quietly added a new mobile chip to its pricelist.

Asus releases VivoMini PCs
Published in Notebooks


Packed full of Skylake goodness

Asus has announced two VivoMini PCs which show off Intel's sixth-generation Skylake processors.