Intel’s server chips finally go to 10nm
Published in Network
Thursday, 08 April 2021 11:04

Intel’s server chips finally go to 10nm


Partners show off new ranges

Intel has just officially launched its first server products built on its 10nm process node and its partners have issued their server-based products.

G.Skill releases its new DDR4 kits for Intel Z590 platform
Published in PC Hardware


High speed DDR4 kits ranging from DDR4-4600 to DDR4-5333

G.Skill has released a series of new high speed DDR4 kits aimed to be used on Intel's new Z590 platform. These kits will be a part of G.Skill's Trident Z Royal, Trident Z RGB, and Ripjaws V series and reach speeds of up to DDR4-5333.

Rocket Lake-S a bit of a yawn for reviewers
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 31 March 2021 09:44

Rocket Lake-S a bit of a yawn for reviewers


Tests do not match the marketing claims

Retail availability for Intel's 2021 gaming CPU lineup, codenamed Rocket Lake-S has started and it is fair to say that the reviewers are not impressed.

AMD's Ryzen puts pressure on Intel
Published in News
Tuesday, 30 March 2021 11:48

AMD's Ryzen puts pressure on Intel

 
Alienware has an AMD option

Dell's next Alienware M15 will ship with an AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU, in a move which is rather bad news for Intel.

Raptor Lake in the pipeline
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 29 March 2021 10:15

Raptor Lake in the pipeline


13th generation tech details spotted

Intel's 13th-gen model, Raptor Lake processors, have been mentioned in official documentation, indicating that they are indeed in the pipeline.

Intel 7nm is on schedule, Meteor Lake CPU in 2023
Published in PC Hardware


Keeping the fabs, IFS, and more

During its presentation, Intel's new CEO, Pat Gelsinger, shared his vision of Intel in the future, including details about the 7nm manufacturing process and next-generation Meteor Lake CPUs.

Rocket Lake might be slower than Ryzen 5000
Published in PC Hardware


So much for new architecture 

 New benchmarks which have tipped up online have shown some embarrassing facts for Intel's new Rocket Lake-S architecture.

Intel Alder Lake-S could bring 20 percent single-thread IPC improvement
Published in PC Hardware


10nm SuperFin, DDR5, and PCIe 5.0

While Rocket Lake-S has just been announced, we now have new rumors about Intel's 12th gen Core Alder Lake-S CPUs, which could bring as high as 20 percent higher single-thread IPC improvement, support for both PCIe 4.0 and PCIe 5.0, as well as DDR5 memory support.

Intel teases Xe-HPG architecture
Published in Graphics
Friday, 19 March 2021 15:56

Intel teases Xe-HPG architecture


Hidden message points to a scavenger hunt

During its GDC 2021 Showcase, Intel has released a teased its upcoming Xe-HPG DG2, a gaming-oriented discrete graphics card that is based on its Xe architecture. Spotted inside the teaser is a hidden message that points to a scavenger hunt which will kick off on March 26th.

I’m a Mac guy mocks Macs
Published in News
Thursday, 18 March 2021 09:58

I’m a Mac guy mocks Macs


Intel shows Justin Long has converted

Intel has hired Apple’s former “I’m a Mac” actor Justin Long to create new ads praising PCs.