Intel Sapphire Rapids chips set for 2023
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4th Generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors

Chipzilla has announced that its Intel Sapphire Rapids chips are now officially set to be coming to workstations in 2023.

Core i5-13500 ES CPU beats Core i5-12500 by more than 50 per cent
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Mid-range Core i5-13500 Raptor Lake processor looks worthwhile

A rather depressed-looking BiliBili content creator has posted a video showcasing an engineering sample of Intel's upcoming mid-range Core i5-13500 Raptor Lake processor and what it can do in Cinebench R23 and CPU-Z.

Intel boffins come up with new processor tech
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A trillion transistors by 2030

Chipzilla appears to be beavering away at a new form of processor which can handle a trillion transistors by 2030.

ASUS says that DLVR was fused off in Raptor Lake
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But it still appears in the BIOS

Intel's DLVR (Digital Linear Voltage Regulator) technology is disabled on current generation Raptor Lake processors, according to ASUS.

Next year's Raptor Lake product listings out
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Core i9-13900KS could boost up to 6 GHz

Chipzilla is expected to launch locked Raptor Lake SKUs early next year and PC-Canada has gotten its paws on listings for locked Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, and Core i9 Raptor Lake chips. Amongst the listings is the Core i9-13900KS that is supposed to boost up to 6 GHz.

Intel officially starts "Intel On Demand" programme
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Nothing like making yourself less popular with a chip subscription service

Chipzilla has officially revealed its Intel On Demand programme that will switch on accelerators and features in the Xeon Scalable Sapphire Rapids processor for a fee.

AMD officially cuts the Ryzen 7000 series prices
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After it has been done on Newegg and Amazon

AMD has now officially dropped the prices of its Zen 4-based Ryzen 7000 series SKUs, and new prices are up on AMD's own webstore.

Intel releases new GPU graphics driver for the Arc A770 and Arc A750
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Optimises many games

Intel has released a new GPU graphics driver for the Arc A770 and Arc A750 that optimises many games with minor performance improvements and fixes several key issues on nine titles.

Chipzilla spots deepfakes
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96 per cent accuracy rate

In a bid to stop fake news and propaganda, Intel introduced FakeCatcher, which it says is the first real-time detector of deepfakes.

Intel put Optane drives in Ark
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P5810X Series launched but no one saw it

Chipzilla released the new Intel Optane SSD DC P5810X Series without telling anyone and instead thought people would just "discover it" when they were reading through its Ark product database.