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AMD Sampling 4 Core 4 Thread Ryzen CPUs

When AMD first revealed Ryzen, the focus was logically on the top end flagship product. That chip features 8 cores and 16 threads and is clocked somewhere north of 3.4 GHz for ...

January 12, 2017 at 10:00 am by

AMD Expects Zen Architecture to Last 4 Years

While scoring a major win is great news, successful companies are those that plan for the long run and keep on winning or at least not losing too badly. After a half decade ...

January 9, 2017 at 8:00 am by

AMD Ryzen ES Now Clocked at 3.6 GHz+

Last year during the New Horizon event, AMD wowed the world with their new Ryzen CPU. Brining 8 cores and 16 threads with Broadwell comparable IPC, Ryzen and Zen are set to ...

January 6, 2017 at 10:00 am by

AMD Ryzen Sample Hits 5 GHz OC on Air

Earlier in the month, we got our first full review of the upcoming Ryzen processor. CPC Hardware, a French magazine publication, managed to get their hands on a Ryzen ...

December 30, 2016 at 9:36 am by

AMD Motherboard Partners Optimistic About Ryzen

When a new CPU launches from Intel or AMD, one of the first to know about the specifics of the new chip are the motherboard vendors. Due to the highly integrated nature of ...

December 28, 2016 at 5:00 pm by

Intel Core i7-7700K Passes 7GHz with Liquid Nitrogen

One ambitious overclocker has managed to push a sample version of Intel’s Core i7-7700K beyond the 7GHz threshold, with the aid of some liquid nitrogen, reports TechPowerUp. ...

December 28, 2016 at 1:00 pm by
Intel Core i5-7500 Kaby Lake Processor Review

Intel Core i5-7500 Kaby Lake Processor Review

Introduction Whenever Intel unveils a new generation of processors, enthusiasts tend to focus on the unlocked multiplier models because they’re widely used in high-end ...

December 26, 2016 at 2:00 pm by
Intel Core i5-7600K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Intel Core i5-7600K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Introduction Intel’s Core i5 processors have been widely used by PC gamers because engines didn’t really take advantage of the additional threads. Therefore, it ...

December 19, 2016 at 10:16 pm by
Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Introduction The Intel Core i7-6700K has become a firm favourite among PC enthusiasts despite the performance improvements being fairly slim compared to the previous ...

December 19, 2016 at 1:06 pm by

Cooler Master 212 LED CPU Cooler Review

Introduction With a long history in the PC component market, Cooler Master is often a popular choice for any system builder. Their now legendary 212 cooler series has long ...

December 16, 2016 at 9:00 am by

AMD’s New Ryzen CPU Outperforms the i7-6900K!

During AMD’s New Horizon event, the company’s CEO Dr Lisa Su outlined a new processor entitled Ryzen which opts for an 8-core, 16-thread configuration. Rather ...

December 13, 2016 at 11:32 pm by
Leaked AMD Ryzen Benchmarks Reveal Performance

AMD Ryzen 8 Core Zen Enthusiast CPU Leaked

With a matter of hours to go until the New Horizons event, some more leaks about AMD’s Zen has surfaced. As many of you all now by now, AMD is set to launch their new ...

December 13, 2016 at 9:08 am by

AMD Zen 16-Core Monster Pictured For The First Time

AMD’s New Horizon event is just around the corner and should include demos showcasing the company’s highly anticipated Zen architecture. Of course, Zen is a ...

December 11, 2016 at 6:41 pm by
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Intel Expects Manageable Disruption from AMD’s Zen

In less than a week, AMD will finally be revealing more details about their upcoming Zen processors. A  just over month from now, both Intel and AMD will likely have launched ...

December 8, 2016 at 9:40 am by
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Intel Turning to AMD for next-gen iGPUs?

It’s been an interesting week for Intel and AMD, with all kinds of rumours and leaks hitting the net about upcoming hardware, but this one from TweakTown really stands ...

December 6, 2016 at 10:30 pm by