Intel Coffee Lake spotted running on Z170 motherboard
Published in Processors


Not as impossible as Intel said

It appears that running an Intel Coffee Lake on a Z170 chipset motherboard is not as impossible as Intel claimed earlier as a Core i3-8350K was spotted happily running on a Z170 motherboard with modified BIOS.

Intel 10nm is better than everyone thinks
Published in Processors
Thursday, 30 November 2017 11:09

Intel 10nm is better than everyone thinks


But Intel wants higher yields

People are harrying Intel for being very late with 10nm which is true, but this does not mean that Intel couldn't ship the 10nm parts today. Intel has delayed the 10nm on purpose, as it wanted to get higher yields before it shifts to a smaller node.

EVGA introduces its Z370-chipset motherboard lineup
Published in Motherboards


Z370 Classified K, Z370 FTW and Z370 Micro

Following the launch of Intel's new 8th generation Core Coffee Lake CPUs, EVGA has unveiled its full Z370 lineup, including the flagship Z370 Classified K, EVGA Z370 FTW, and the mATX Z370 Micro.

G.Skill releases new DDR4 spec for Coffee Lake
Published in Memory


With 16GB DDR4-4600 and 32GB DDR4-4200

Following the official launch of Intel's 8th generation Core Coffee Lake CPUs with the new Z370 chipset based motherboards, G.Skill announced its Trident Z and Trident Z RGB memory kits and modules.

Intel 8th generation Core Coffee Lake is out
Published in Processors


Review Roundup: Good performance, lousy availability and new chipset

Intel's 8th generation Coffee Lake CPUs are now finally "available" and with plenty of reviews around, we get to see what Intel's move to a six-core mainstream lineup has to bring to the table, offering good performance but suffering from lousy availability, a need for a completely new motherboard and the choice to still use TIM.

Intel 8th Gen Core Coffee Lake CPUs emerge
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 September 2017 22:12

Intel 8th Gen Core Coffee Lake CPUs emerge


Couple of SKUs and new Z370 chipset

Intel has officially announced its 8th generation Core Coffee Lake desktop CPUs as well as its newest Z370 chipset, which will be a must for these new CPUs, despite being based on the same socket.

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.