Intel says that their Extreme Edition processors are made for enthusiasts. By that, they mean people who are enthusiastic about spending nearly two grand on a single part for their rigs. If you’ve […]
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Performing a die shrink one year and an optimization the next before repeating the cycle has simply become too difficult as we head towards 10nm chips.
Intel’s upcoming Skylake processors are going to be something special. One reason: they’ll be the last new Intel CPUs to support Windows 7 and Windows 8.1, in accordance with a new policy from […]
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Intel is investigating why its chips are bending while third-party manufacturers double check their Skylake coolers are safe.
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Microsoft had closed the performance gap to Sony, but with this core unlock the PS4 is sure to pull further ahead of the Xbox One again.
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Feeling like the typical four or eight (Extreme Edition) cores in your current Core i7 processor are holding you back? Well, you’re in luck. Intel is going to offer up their very first […]
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Nvidia’s latest Jetson board is here, and they say that it can keep up with Intel’s Skylake Core i7. That’s pretty impressive for a processor that also consumes less than 10 watts of […]
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Apple has been embroiled in plenty of patent lawsuits in the past, but they don’t often wind up on the losing end. This time, they did… and they could have to pay as […]
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Consumers around the world are preparing for the release of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus on September 25, but it seems Apple has already moved on and is looking forward to the […]
Intel’s sixth-generation Core processors continue the trend of getting faster and more efficient. They’re also capable of a neat little trick: they let you wake up your PC by talking to the chip. […]
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Everyone wants their smartphones to stand out from the crowd, and one way to do that is by building your own processors. According to some freshly-leaked benchmarks, LG’s getting ready to turn loose […]
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I am old enough to remember when you could easily tell which processor was better simply by looking at the clock speed. Those were the days of single cores, where you bought a […]