Component shortages, exchange rates creating concerns for revenue
According to the latest Far East reports, Asustek is expected to experience a weak second quarter due to difficulties with its next-generation smartphones entering mass production, along with component shortages that continue to create rising cost pressure.
Review roundup: Reviews are in
AMD Ryzen 5 CPUs are now officially available and the NDA veil has been lifted, giving us plenty of reviews that show the performance of those four SKUs, the Ryzen 5 1600X, Ryzen 5 1600, Ryzen 5 1500X and the Ryzen 5 1400.
The new 16GB module for 64GB and 128GB kits
G.Skill has unveiled its newest Trident Z RGB DDR4 memory kits that will use the new 16GB modules designed for Intel's X99 and Z270 platforms.
End of June
According to the latest set of rumors, Intel might be scrambling to launch its X299 platform with Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X CPU and these could come as early as late June/beginning of July.