Intel defeats VLSI
Published in News
22 April 2021

Intel defeats VLSI

$3.1 billion damage claim thrown out 

Chipzilla is opening the champers after a US jury tossed out a patent infringement lawsuit filed against it by VLSI Technology.

EU will decide on Chipzilla SK Hynix deal in May
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Antitrust concerns

EU antitrust enforcers will decide by May 20 whether to clear South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix Inc's $9 billion buy of Intel’s NAND memory chip business.

Chipzilla claims it will fix the auto chip shortage
Published in Transportation

Put some nice Intel chips in there

Intel Chief Executive Kicking/ Pat Gelsinger has said that Intel will start producing chips at its factories within six to nine months to address the auto shortage, which has idled assembly lines at some US automotive plants.

Intel’s server chips finally go to 10nm
Published in Network

Partners show off new ranges

Intel has just officially launched its first server products built on its 10nm process node and its partners have issued their server-based products.

G.Skill releases its new DDR4 kits for Intel Z590 platform
Published in PC Hardware

High speed DDR4 kits ranging from DDR4-4600 to DDR4-5333

G.Skill has released a series of new high speed DDR4 kits aimed to be used on Intel's new Z590 platform. These kits will be a part of G.Skill's Trident Z Royal, Trident Z RGB, and Ripjaws V series and reach speeds of up to DDR4-5333.

Rocket Lake-S a bit of a yawn for reviewers
Published in PC Hardware

Tests do not match the marketing claims

Retail availability for Intel's 2021 gaming CPU lineup, codenamed Rocket Lake-S has started and it is fair to say that the reviewers are not impressed.

AMD's Ryzen puts pressure on Intel
Published in News

Alienware has an AMD option

Dell's next Alienware M15 will ship with an AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU, in a move which is rather bad news for Intel.

Raptor Lake in the pipeline
Published in PC Hardware

13th generation tech details spotted

Intel's 13th-gen model, Raptor Lake processors, have been mentioned in official documentation, indicating that they are indeed in the pipeline.

Intel 7nm is on schedule, Meteor Lake CPU in 2023
Published in PC Hardware

Keeping the fabs, IFS, and more

During its presentation, Intel's new CEO, Pat Gelsinger, shared his vision of Intel in the future, including details about the 7nm manufacturing process and next-generation Meteor Lake CPUs.

Rocket Lake might be slower than Ryzen 5000
Published in PC Hardware

So much for new architecture 

 New benchmarks which have tipped up online have shown some embarrassing facts for Intel's new Rocket Lake-S architecture.