PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
AMD's Athlon II X2 255 is made mostly of fail
AMD's latest chip is very attractively priced, but there’s not much else to really grab anyone's interest?
Jun 29 2010, 5:25PM
Time to upgrade your PC? 50 old and new AMD and Intel CPUs rated and reviewed
Whether you’re upgrading or building from scratch, one of these 50 processors will fit the bill, but which one?
Mar 26 2010, 12:00PM
AMD's Athlon II: unmatched by other budget CPUs
The dual- and triple-core Athlon II CPUs are simply unmatched by their budget rivals
Mar 26 2010, 10:48AM
AMDs Athlon II X4 620 is the best value quad core CPU you can buy
Nothing incredible in terms of design, but it’s an impressively cheap way to get quad-core in your PC.
Nov 13 2009, 10:53AM
AMD takes on Intel with new Athlon IIs
Eight new processors aimed at the low end of the market
Oct 21 2009, 9:53AM
AMD launches Congo next month
Chip giant AMD will launch its Congo platform for ultrathin notebooks at the end of October or the beginning of November, according to reports on Asian IT news site Digitimes.
Oct 19 2009, 9:58AM
Athlon II X2 250 3GHz
AMD's latest is Limited by design.
Sep 9 2009, 12:17PM
Intel Xeon 5500 series: 14 CPUs tested and compared
The Nehalem-based Xeons are a landmark release, with exceptional performance married to great power.
Jul 13 2009, 5:07PM
Computex: AMD and Intel launch new processors at Computex
Intel unveils new laptop chips, while AMD launches its fastest desktop processors.
Jun 3 2009, 7:54AM
AMD shrinks TDP on Phenom II X3s and X4s
Launches an Athlon II and dual-core Phenom IIs too. Busy little AMD!
May 19 2009, 10:07AM
Intel's Core i7, now powered by scooters
Not content with pitching Core i7's power to PC enthusiasts, Intel is taking the message to the general public. On scooters.
Mar 12 2009, 3:51PM
AMD unveils Athlon Neo for ultra-thin laptops
New AMD mobile chip could give Intel Atom a run for your money, if you're thinking of a mini notebook.
Jan 7 2009, 6:34PM
AMD aims dual-core Athlons at value desktops
AMD has introduced new dual-core desktop processors aimed at the value end of the consumer market..
Dec 17 2008, 8:02AM
Phenom II, Athlon X4, oh my…
All the details you wanted
Nov 18 2008, 7:44AM
AMD Vs Intel: 51-CPU megatest
There may be two main CPU manufacturers, but picking the right processor is anything but simple. We put 51 CPUs through their paces
Jul 29 2008, 2:17PM
AMD Athlon X2
An old standard, but one that still provides decent performance at a great price.
Jul 29 2008, 1:41PM
AMD lowers power on Athlon 64 platform
8W, 15W, and 25W models due in the fourth quarter.
Sep 21 2007, 10:51AM
The Definitive CPU Test: Intel vs AMD: price vs performance
Thought Core 2 was the only choice? Think again... AMD's far from dead.
Jul 6 2007, 11:31AM
History of Overclocking Part Two
Craig Simms still hasn’t removed his head from the turbulent past of overclocking. He’s heard surgery can fix that.
May 25 2007, 12:22PM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+
An excellent chip, if you're trapped in AM2-world with no way to escape to vastly superior, and cheaper, Core2-land.
Mar 30 2007, 10:02AM
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