CPUs

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
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
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
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
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
Intel leads with mobile processors for 8th gen Core i launch

Intel leads with mobile processors for 8th gen Core i launch

The focus is on thin and light laptops now, with desktop processors to follow.
By David Hollingworth Aug 22 2017, 11:08AM
Threadripper officially launches, complete with Australian pricing

Threadripper officially launches, complete with Australian pricing

Say hello to three new little friends - the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900, 1920X, and 1950X.
By David Hollingworth Aug 11 2017, 10:56AM
Intel Coffee Lake i3 specs leak, ahead of 21st August reveal

Intel Coffee Lake i3 specs leak, ahead of 21st August reveal

The news keeps coming for Intel's ever-expanding range of processors.
By David Hollingworth Aug 9 2017, 12:16PM
It's official - Intel releases full specs, prices, for new Core X range

It's official - Intel releases full specs, prices, for new Core X range

And the rumour mill was pretty much bang on
By David Hollingworth Aug 8 2017, 11:29AM
Intel's 18-core processor to hit shelves in October

Intel's 18-core processor to hit shelves in October

How many cores is too much?
By David Hollingworth Aug 7 2017, 3:49PM
Release dates and pricing for Threadripper and RX Vega family revealed

Release dates and pricing for Threadripper and RX Vega family revealed

And the pricing's not bad, and Threadripper is pretty close.
By David Hollingworth Jul 31 2017, 4:40PM
Ryzen 3 chips launch in Australia

Ryzen 3 chips launch in Australia

AMD's latest chips are cheap as.
By David Hollingworth Jul 28 2017, 10:56AM
AMD reveals Threadripper processor packaging

AMD reveals Threadripper processor packaging

And it's pretty serious.
By David Hollingworth Jul 27 2017, 11:48AM
Details on three new Coffee Lake CPUs leak

Details on three new Coffee Lake CPUs leak

More info just keeps coming on Intel's next processor lineup.
By David Hollingworth Jul 25 2017, 12:46PM
CPU-Z screen of six-core Coffee Lake CPU leaks

CPU-Z screen of six-core Coffee Lake CPU leaks

We're starting to get some solid info about Intel's new Coffee Lake chips.
By David Hollingworth Jul 24 2017, 12:44PM
Intel outs Core i9 7920X's price and clock speed

Intel outs Core i9 7920X's price and clock speed

And it's both more expensive than the Ryzen opposition, and - on paper - slower.
By David Hollingworth Jul 20 2017, 11:03AM
Intel's new six-core Coffee Lake CPU specs revealed

Intel's new six-core Coffee Lake CPU specs revealed

Four new six-core processors are coming down the pike.
By David Hollingworth Jul 19 2017, 11:34AM