Intel announces new 8th-gen U- and Y-series CPUs
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New Whiskey Lake-U and Amber Lake-Y CPUs

Intel has now officially announced its new 8th Generation Whiskey Lake (U-series) and Amber Lake (Y-series) CPUs which should be coming to notebooks and other devices at the IFA 2018 show, currently held in Berlin, Germany.

Dell updates its XPS 15 notebook with Intel 8th gen Core CPUs
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Including the six-core Core i9-8950HK 

In addition to the new budget-oriented G-series gaming notebooks, Dell has also updated its quite popular XPS 15 notebook with new Intel 8th generation Core Coffee Lake CPUs, including the six-core Core i9-8950HK.

Intel updates its 8th gen Core Coffee Lake desktop lineup
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New 300-series chipsets in tow

In addition to performance and ultra low-power mobile U-series parts, Intel has also released a couple of new 8th generation Core Coffee Lake desktop SKUs, mostly in the low-power segment.

Intel also shows 28W low-power U-series 8th gen CPUs
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Quad-core, Iris Plus IGP, and a new chipset

In addition to the new 8th gen performance mobile Coffee Lake parts, Intel has also announced four new SKUs that will be a part of its U-series (ultra-low power) mobile CPUs, featuring four-core/eight-thread design, new Iris Plus IGP with 128MB of eDRAM, new 300-series chipset, and Intel Optane memory support to the thin notebook market.

Intel announces 8th gen performance mobile CPUs
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Including the Core i9 mobile CPU

At a special event in Beijing, Intel unveiled its new high-performance 8th generation mobile CPUs, including the new Core i9-8950HK and the new Xeon E-2168, both aiming at the highest-end mobile market.

Intel officially announces Kaby Lake with Radeon RX Vega M graphics
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The infamous Intel G-series 8th gen Core CPUs

One of the biggest surprises we have seen in recent history puts Intel's CPU next to AMD Radeon RX Vega GPU on the same multi-chip package, and it has now been officially announced as the "Intel 8th Generation Core with Radeon RX Vega M Graphics".