Intel Broadwell coming to a socket near you
Published in Processors


Socketed parts coming by mid-2015

Intel has confirmed that its new 14nm Broadwell silicon will finally make its way to socketed desktop chips later this year. 

Dell XPS 13 in Europe starts at €1329
Published in Notebooks


In the US it starts at $799

Back at CES, we had a chance to see and feel the Dell XPS 13 notebook, which is the smallest 13-incher that we have seen so far.

Shuttle releases Broadwell-based fanless SFF box
Published in Motherboards


Shuttle DS57U is a passive one-litre PC

Shuttle made a name for itself making small form-factor computers and the company has now released a Broadwell 14nm based successor to its DS47 and DS437 models. 

Gigabyte Brix gets Broadwell refresh
Published in News


Three 14nm SKUs so far

Gigabyte’s Brix series of mini-PCs and barebones is getting some fresh Intel silicon in the form of 14nm Broadwell processors.

Intel eyes Chinese smartphones, custom cloud chips
Published in Processors


CFO upbeat on PC vs. tablet front

Intel CFO Stacy Smith expects the PC to continue rebounding versus tablets in 2016 and says an Intel partner is being set up to be a major force in the Chinese smartphone SoC market.

Intel releases major graphics driver update
Published in Graphics


4K, Chrome video, VP9 and H.265 tweaks

Intel has a new graphics driver for Haswell and Broadwell parts and it should bring a number of new features and improvements, especially for home theatre users.

Intel shows Broadwell NUC barebones
Published in Notebooks


Core i3, Core i5 now Core i7 in Q2

Intel gained quite a bit of traction with its NUC series mini-PCs. NUC stands for Next Unit of Computing and is in reality a small barebone PC with a lot of performance in top-end SKUs. The new series should be available in etail and retail in February, slightly later than what we originaly reported

Intel starts shipping 14nm Cherry Trail
Published in Processors


Next-generation Atom architecture

In addition to the 14nm Broadwell-U notebook chips announced earlier, Intel has also announced that it has started shipping 14nm Cherry Trail Atom architecture tablet chips to customers.

Intel unleashes Broadwell notebook parts
Published in Processors


Bringing 14nm to the masses

Intel’s Broadwell has been in the works for quite some time and the Core M series is about to be reinforced by mainstream notebook parts.

Acer Aspire Switch 12 sports Core M for €649
Published in Notebooks



Reasonably priced Broadwell