Intel expects a calm flat 2017
Published in Processors
Friday, 27 January 2017 10:03

Intel expects a calm flat 2017


Trying to be Zen about it

Mega x86 chip outfit Intel is predicting a pretty flat 2017 after announcing mixed results for the last quarter of 2016.

More Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X details tip up
Published in Processors


Coming in August

According to the latest leak, we now have more information regarding the first batch of Intel's Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X CPUs that will  be launching sometime in August, together with the new X299 chipset.

MSI pushes Core i7-7700K to 5.2GHz automatically
Published in Motherboards


With a single push of a button

MSI has managed to take its automatical CPU overclocking to a whole new level as the Game Boost feature on its Z270 motherboards is capable of pushing Intel's Core i7-7700K to 5.2GHz with a simple push of a button.

Apple admits it stuffed up the MacBook Pro
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 12:00

Apple admits it stuffed up the MacBook Pro


Will release a proper one later in the year

The fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple usually requires an order from the Supreme Court to admit that it has done anything wrong, but apparently has realised it stuffed up the MacBook Pro.

AI is helping Nvidia and AMD kick Intel
Published in News
Thursday, 12 January 2017 15:00

AI is helping Nvidia and AMD kick Intel


Begun the uprising has

The move to AI could be the one catalyst which could help AMD and Nvidia carve up Intel’s mighty kingdom.

Intel is covering up Qualcomm’s success
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 15:35

Intel is covering up Qualcomm’s success


Literally uses a curtain

Last week at CES 2017 we noticed that Intel felt so unsecure about itself that it used a big curtain to hide the Qualcomm logo from the booth next door. This really happened and we were lucky to document it. 

Netgear gives users 130TB of storage
Published in News
Friday, 06 January 2017 21:39

Netgear gives users 130TB of storage


A lot of VR content to be stored

Netgear is equipping users for next generation storage demands.  Faster than ever before, and providing users with the with five levels of unrivaled data protection, 10 Gigabit copper Ethernet (10GbE) network interface on selected models, and expandable storage capacity.

Origin makes Kaby Lake worthwhile
Published in Processors
Friday, 06 January 2017 12:35

Origin makes Kaby Lake worthwhile


Professional overclocking to 5GHz


While we have said that Intel’s new Kaby Lakes are a bit of a snooze, a high-end custom PC builder has taken advantage of the one thing it is good at – overclocking.

We get our hands on the Intel Compute Card
Published in News
Friday, 06 January 2017 02:13

We get our hands on the Intel Compute Card


Intel's thinnest solution to date

Never leave home without this card.

G.Skill announces new DDR4 memory for Intel Z270
Published in Memory


Brings tighter latencies

G.Skill has announced its new DDR4 memory specifications designed for Intel's new 7th generation Core processors and Z270 motherboards, which will be a part of its well-known Trident Z series.