Intel adds support for Skylake and Z100 chipset series

Intel adds support for Skylake and Z100 chipset series

Intel has been writing and releasing its own platform drivers for years and they usually get updated on a regular basis. Of course, we are talking about the so-called Chipset Device software drivers that you install after you set up Windows on your computer.

The latest release of the Intel Chipset Drivers come with rather curious side information, though – the newest version 10.0.27 adds support for three upcoming major releases by Intel and not only – the Intel Z100 series chipsets and most notably the Z170 chipset, the upcoming Intel Skylake processors and, of course, Windows 10.

This is clear proof that the new LGA 1151/Skylake/Windows 10 platform is just around the corner and motherboards for this combo might appear at the upcoming Computex 2015 exhibition in June 2015. The Intel Skylake generation is expected this fall, while Windows 10 will likely be released in late July this year.

Source: Legitreviews.com

Related posts

Win or Lose? CREATIVE'S new gaming headsets can make the difference!

Three new models with X-Fi technology, EAX support and USB connectivity deliver a winning gaming experience. Creative, a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products, announces its new range of advanced gaming headsets. Combining the power of X-Fi audio technology with EAX support and...

Confirmed – Windows 8 to be released in late October

It’s now official – Windows 8 will be released in late October this year. The news was shared for the first time ever at an official Microsoft event held in Toronto, Canada, where Tami Reller, Corporate Vice President of Windows confirmed the rumors of a Windows 8 release in October...

Pool Billiards Pro

Pool is one of the most popular games in the world but if you don’t feel like going out and playing a game at your local bar you are in luck – just get your Android device and download an application such as Pool Billiards Pro. Quite clearly this is a pool game and that’s pretty much it...

Leave a comment