Intel Z370 motherboards do not support Kaby Lake CPUs
Published in Motherboards


Only for Coffee Lake CPUs

As some of the first Coffee Lake samples have reached reviewers it was just a matter of time before someone tried to run a Kaby Lake CPU with the new Z370 chipset based motherboard, and it does not work, at least not yet.

Intel Coffee Lake CPU prices leaked
Published in Processors
Saturday, 09 September 2017 16:29

Intel Coffee Lake CPU prices leaked


More cores and higher price tag

There have been plenty of Intel Coffee Lake leaks recently which point out that the October 5 launch date rumors are right on the money and the recent one reveals possible prices of three SKUs in Europe.

Intel Coffee Lake launch on October 5th
Published in Processors
Thursday, 07 September 2017 22:55

Intel Coffee Lake launch on October 5th


Discontinues some Skylake CPUs

According to a recent rumor, Intel's Coffee Lake CPUs may launch on October 5th, alongside the new motherboards based on Z370 chipset.

Intel preparing four new NUCs
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 14:37

Intel preparing four new NUCs


Based on Coffee Lake chips

According to a fresh report, Intel is preparing four new 4x4-inch NUC (Next Unit of Computing) SFF systems that will be using chips based on Coffee Lake architecture.

Leaked slide confirms Coffee Lake specifications
Published in Processors


Coming in quad- and six-core configurations

A leaked slide that was recently spotted revealed full some further details regarding the upcoming Intel 8th generation Core CPU based on 14nm Coffee Lake architecture.

Coffee Lake needs a new motherboard
Published in Processors
Thursday, 03 August 2017 12:00

Coffee Lake needs a new motherboard


ASRock confirms it

ASRock tweeted from its official account that Intel's forthcoming Coffee Lake processors will not work with existing 200-series motherboards.

Intel announces 10nm Cannon Lake, says it's on track
Published in Processors


Ice Lake taped out as well

Intel has officially announced that its 9th generation Core Cannon Lake CPUs, based on 10nm manufacturing process, are on track as well as that its Ice Lake architecture has  taped out.

Motherboard shipments may drop over 10 percent this year
Published in Motherboards


But AMD-Intel price war may save vendors from supply chain issues


With the global decline in PC shipments finally showing signs of slowing, motherboard vendors are expecting to see a correlated slowing of overall volume in 2017, with some estimates hovering near 10 percent from last year.

Intel to announce Basin Falls and Coffee Lake ahead of schedule
Published in Motherboards



Intel is expected to announce Basin Falls, its upcoming High-End Desktop (HEDT) platform based on the X299 chipset, and its Coffee Lake mainstream desktop platform based on the Z300-series chipset, two months earlier than originally scheduled, according to industry sources.

Intel 9th generation Core processors slides leaked
Published in Processors


Coffee Lake might bring six cores to mainstream


Chinese tech site BenchLife.info has got its paws on some slides which show details of Intel's 9th generation Core processors.