Years ago every new CPU generation used to bring substantial performance gains that could be easily felt across the board. What’s even better is that these performance gains were achieved with nowadays primitive architectures and with very low... Read more
The upcoming high-end Intel Haswell-E platform is not a secret to any hardware enthusiast as it was first mentioned months ago but up until now processors for the platform have not been released. What’s known is that every Intel hardware... Read more
US chip giant Intel has been rather active lately – the company presented a number of Haswell Refresh chips and then its 9th generation of chipsets for the LGA 1150 platform. It appears that this is not final as Intel has now presented three... Read more
Chip giant Intel has finally presented its long-awaited Z97 core logic and the Haswell Refresh processors. The Intel Z97 chipset is not a revolutionary product – instead it is an evolution of the popular Z87 core logic, a fact that can be said... Read more
The evolution in computer memory will continue this year when the highly expected DDR4 memory will be released to market. Unfortunately analysts expect a slow migration to the new memory standard due to infrastructure problems. Notebook users... Read more
The new crop of Intel Haswell processors called “Haswell Refresh” have been in the news for months so they are hardly something new. In addition to that the new chips will not bring any architectural improvements as they are just faster... Read more
You may be familiar with most CPU cooler makers but there’s a new kid on the block – a company known as Cryorig. Although a newcomer to this market segment the company starts big with a rather interesting cooling solution known as C1.
The famous Japanese CPU cooler maker Scythe has introduced the Tatsumi 1000B – a new budget-oriented CPU cooler that still packs some serious punch.
The cooler measures 102 x 83 x 146 mm and weighs 450 grams. These dimensions pack three... Read more
The fact that Intel will soon start offering new Haswell “Refresh” processors is hardly news. The chips are expected to officially debut on May 10 this year but although this day is still a month away the US chip giant has quietly added all... Read more
It has been known for months that Intel will launch a new breed of Haswell processors known as Haswell Refresh but until this moment the actual release date was unknown. Well, now everything is official and Intel has confirmed the day – May... Read more
Intel has been a famous brand name for decades. It is everywhere – you can see an Intel logo on nearly every PC or notebook, in stores, on TV, etc. This is so because the company has been churning out chips in great quantities for years... Read more