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Intel's 18-core i9-7980XE benchmarks show up online

Intel's 18-core i9-7980XE benchmarks show up online

New high-end part clocks up to 4.2GHz.
By David Hollingworth Sep 21 2017, 12:16PM
Confirmed: Kaby Lake CPUs will not run on Z370 motherboards

Confirmed: Kaby Lake CPUs will not run on Z370 motherboards

It might look like the same socket, but looks can be deceiving.
By David Hollingworth Sep 20 2017, 12:08PM
Group Test: X299 motherboards

Group Test: X299 motherboards

Intel's new chipset supports a fast CPU, but it's a little undercooked right now...
By Bennett Ring Sep 19 2017, 12:17PM
Skylake-X and Kaby Lake X: The Core Wars

Skylake-X and Kaby Lake X: The Core Wars

Intel hits back with new CPUs and a matching chipset. We examine the state of play in the latest round of the CPU wars.
By Bennett Ring Sep 18 2017, 11:39AM
Benchmarks and specs leak for upcoming Ryzen 5 2500U APU

Benchmarks and specs leak for upcoming Ryzen 5 2500U APU

It's not really a well-kept secret.
By David Hollingworth Sep 15 2017, 12:45PM
Can we expect a GTX 1070 Ti before the end of the year?

Can we expect a GTX 1070 Ti before the end of the year?

Rumours say: Yes!
By David Hollingworth Sep 15 2017, 11:43AM
WD: The world's first client solid state drives with 64-layer 3D NAND technology

WD: The world's first client solid state drives with 64-layer 3D NAND technology

WD's latest SSDs deliver with capacity and performance.
By Staff Writers Sep 14 2017, 3:49PM
MSI reveals sexy metallic RX Vega 64 video card

MSI reveals sexy metallic RX Vega 64 video card

If you're into that kind of Limited Edition thing.
By David Hollingworth Sep 14 2017, 1:00PM
Samsung SSDs: The speed to do it all

Samsung SSDs: The speed to do it all

Sponsored: Upgrade to Samsung NVMe SSD for superior gaming and media performance.
By Staff Writers Sep 12 2017, 1:35PM
Benchmarks for Intel's upcoming i7 8700K are online

Benchmarks for Intel's upcoming i7 8700K are online

A youtuber has the silicon, and he's given it some serious Cinebench treatment.
By David Hollingworth Sep 12 2017, 1:08PM
The dream of eGPU is still not here… yet

The dream of eGPU is still not here… yet

External GPU enclosures promise a lot, but are still lacking in the delivery department.
By James Pinnell Sep 12 2017, 12:17PM
Cooler kit from Cooler Master

Cooler kit from Cooler Master

Sponsored: Plan your upgrade to the good gear at Upgrade Australia!
By Staff Writers Sep 12 2017, 11:47AM
Retailer confirms October 5 date for 6-core Coffee Lake processors

Retailer confirms October 5 date for 6-core Coffee Lake processors

Intel's next processor lunch is coming next month.
By David Hollingworth Sep 8 2017, 1:25PM
New AMD Radeon Crimson ReLive 17.9.1 drivers adds a mess of fixes

New AMD Radeon Crimson ReLive 17.9.1 drivers adds a mess of fixes

Radeon WattMan gets some updates, but still has some issues.
By David Hollingworth Sep 8 2017, 12:22PM
Watch out! A recent Gigabyte BIOS update may fry your Ryzen chip

Watch out! A recent Gigabyte BIOS update may fry your Ryzen chip

One update breaks you, the next one fixes you.
By David Hollingworth Sep 7 2017, 10:35AM
Honey, Gigabyte shrunk the GTX 1080!

Honey, Gigabyte shrunk the GTX 1080!

All the power, half the size.
By David Hollingworth Sep 5 2017, 12:14PM
AMD's Ryzen Threadripper 1900X hits the streets

AMD's Ryzen Threadripper 1900X hits the streets

Packed with eight cores of processing power.
By David Hollingworth Sep 1 2017, 12:41PM
Benchmarks for Intel's Core i7 8700K spotted online

Benchmarks for Intel's Core i7 8700K spotted online

Alongside an un-hyper-threaded Core i7 8400K.
By David Hollingworth Aug 30 2017, 11:16AM
Inno3D warns crypto-miners that mining may void the warranty on their video cards

Inno3D warns crypto-miners that mining may void the warranty on their video cards

You have been warned!
By David Hollingworth Aug 28 2017, 3:42PM
System news: What's causing the great video card shortage?

System news: What's causing the great video card shortage?

Have you noticed a lack of graphics card availability recently? You’re not alone. Mark Williams looks at why the resurgence of GPU mining has caused the second crypto crisis.
By Mark Williams Aug 28 2017, 10:33AM