Asus' flagship ROG Maximus VIII Extreme motherboard announced
Published in Motherboards


Intel Z170-based high-end motherboard

Asus has officially announced its flagship motherboard based on Intel's Z170 Express chipset – the Asus Maximus VIII Extreme.

Can Intel's army of minions get its modem into the iPhone7?
Published in Mobiles


The rumours might be half true

Earlier this week we wrote how Intel had assigned an army of minions to get its modem under the bonnet of the iPhone 7, however there is one elephant in the room which makes this nearly impossible – CDMA.

Intel’s memory plans could kill Micron
Published in Memory
Thursday, 22 October 2015 12:10

Intel’s memory plans could kill Micron


Wall Street warns


Wall Street analysts have downgraded Micron technology’s value after Intel’s announcement that it will expand investment in NAND.

Intel gets into Memory
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 21 October 2015 12:35

Intel gets into Memory


Converts its China plant

Intel wants to step up its involvement in the memory market by converting one of its Chinese plants to make memory chips.

ASRock Rack shows off Greenlow motherboards
Published in Motherboards
Tuesday, 20 October 2015 11:03

ASRock Rack shows off Greenlow motherboards


Featuring Skylake

ASRock Rack announced today the new series of workstation motherboards feature with the latest Intel Greenlow platform which features Skylake processor

Intel has minion army working on LTE chips for Apple
Published in Processors


Will work for Bannahnah

Intel has apparently an army of minions working on an LTE chip for Apple.

Cherry Trail ends up in $99 tablets
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 19 October 2015 10:04

Cherry Trail ends up in $99 tablets


That was fast

Intel’s new 14nm Atoms have already made their way to commoditised tablets, and the entry level Atom x5-Z8300 will power $99 tablets. 

Intel sells pre-built NUC
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 19 October 2015 10:03

Intel sells pre-built NUC

No longer just bare bones

Intel has started selling its barebone NUC mini PC prebuilt for a $255 price tag.

Australia bucks PC trend
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 15 October 2015 09:57

Australia bucks PC trend


Two-in-ones show the way


While the rest of the world is experiencing a downturn in PC sales, it appears that Australia is bucking the trend.

EK Water Blocks launches new Intel SSD 750 water block
Published in News


Keeps the Intel 750 SSD cool

EK Water Blocks, liquid cooling specialist from Slovenia, has unveiled its first ever solid-state drive (SSD) water block, the EK-FC I750 SSD.