G.Skill Trident Z5 hits DDR5-6800 on Intel Z690 motherboard
Published in PC Hardware


Running at 6800MHz with tight CL38 latency

Following the announcement of Intel's 12th gen Core Alder Lake CPUs and Z690 motherboards, coming on November 4th, G.Skill has revealed what its new Trident Z5 DDR5 memory is capable of achieving on that platform, hitting DDR5-6800 at CL38.

Intel says Aurora on the way
Published in News
Thursday, 28 October 2021 11:26

Intel says Aurora on the way


And bigger than planned... even if it is late 

After Chipzilla has released its Alder Lake family into the world and is shipping 28 versions of the chip to PC makers, with "broad availability" starting on 4 November, the outfit says that its new supercomputer Aurora is on the way.

Intel officially announces 12th gen Core Alder Lake CPUs
Published in PC Hardware


Six SKUs, launching on November 4th

Intel has officially announced its new 12th gen Core CPUs, codenamed Alder Lake, which will officially launch on November 4th. Intel will have a total of six SKUs ready on launch day, including the Core i9-12900, Core i7-12700, and Core i5-12600, all coming in K and KF versions.

Even Intel can beat Apple's M1 Max
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 26 October 2021 13:10

Even Intel can beat Apple's M1 Max


Apple’s new chip is not going to be the top of the heap

While we have been saying that Apple M1 SoC Max has been hyped beyond all reason, it appears that even the Tame Apple Press is being forced to admit that it is getting its clock cleaned by Intel's 12th-generation Alder Lake mobile processors.

Intel open sources bug checker
Published in AI
Monday, 25 October 2021 14:48

Intel open sources bug checker


AI based

Intel has open-sourced ControlFlag , a tool that uses machine learning to detect problems in computer code -- ideally to reduce the time required to debug apps and software.

Intel reports its Q3 2021 earnings
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Friday, 22 October 2021 15:17

Intel reports its Q3 2021 earnings


$19.2 billion revenues

Intel announced its third-quarter of 2021 financial earnings, reporting a revenue of $19.2 billion, an increase in gross margin and a slight drop in the client computing group which was somewhat recuperated by an increase in data center and other business segments.

Intel CEO expects shortages until 2023
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 22 October 2021 15:06

Intel CEO expects shortages until 2023


Hits Nvidia, Intel, AMD, car manufactures

Back in late 202, Nvidia told us that shortages should be the thing of the past at some point in Q1 2021. In early 2021, Nvidia and its CEO adjusted the statement, telling the world that shortages are expected throughout most of 2021.

Intel’s problems were caused by a lack of engineers
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Gelsinger says that there were too many suits

Intel's recent manufacturing problems were due to the fact that too many suits and not enough engineers got to the top, according to Intel CEO Kicking Pat Gelsinger.

Intel says it can make better chips than Apple
Published in PC Hardware


Will win the company back

The Tame Apple Press is furious with Intel’s Kicking Pat Gelsinger after he dared to point out that Intel could make better chips than the fruity cargo cult.

Intel moves into high RISC
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Friday, 08 October 2021 12:59

Intel moves into high RISC


Developed a soft IP microcontroller core

Intel has developed a soft IP microcontroller core for its FPGAs using the RISV-V instruction set