The new X299X Series Motherboards from Gigabyte are here at last. Based on X299, obviously, but with some healthy upgrades too. Feature up to a 16-phase digital power design. ...October 3, 2019 at 9:26 am by Peter Donnell
Intel Corporation is an American multinational manufacturer based in Santa Clara, California. They are world’s second largest semiconductor manufacturer and its products include motherboard chipsets, graphics chips, embedded processors and flash memory. It provides processors for some of the biggest companies on the market including Apple, Dell and HP. Founded in 1968 by Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore under the name NM Electronics, it was later renamed to Intel Corporation with a view to offer integrated electronics to the market. In the 1990s Intel became the forefront runner in terms of new microprocessor designs compared to its biggest rival at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).
Over the years, Intel have acquired many companies in the technology setor including McAfee, PasswordBox and Movidius and in 2019 announced an investment of over $11 billion on a new chip plant based in Israel.
Now with products spanning the storage, embedded, core processors and self driving car markets, Intel are highly regarded as one of the most successful companies in the world, let alone just in the technology industry.
It looks like Intel are ready to counter AMD in a big way this month. Have they got some new groundbreaking tech? Not really, but they are changing their tactics it seems. The ...October 2, 2019 at 8:19 am by Peter Donnell
While it is not uncommon (particularly for Intel processors) to come with an integrated graphics solution AMD has undoubtedly taken things to a new level with the release of ...October 1, 2019 at 10:32 am by Mike Sanders
It’s hardly any secret that thanks to Ryzen, AMD has been making solid in-roads (again) with its consumer-level of processor releases. That shouldn’t, however, ...September 28, 2019 at 1:54 pm by Mike Sanders
If the rumours are to be believed, and we see no reason why they are wrong, then Intel will release their brand-new i9 9900KS processor at some point within the next month. ...September 27, 2019 at 10:14 am by Mike Sanders
Following the success of AMD’s Ryzen platform, there have long been rumors that Intel was going to (semi) surprise the market by releasing one more processor range ...September 26, 2019 at 12:33 pm by Mike Sanders
While Intel is certainly one of the best-known names in the processor market, it’s sometimes easy to forget that they are also a major player in the storage market with ...September 26, 2019 at 10:11 am by Mike Sanders
Things certainly seem to be ramping up on the Intel front with a number of pretty substantial rumors and leaks in the last week. For example, only earlier this week we saw ...September 21, 2019 at 2:36 pm by Mike Sanders
Biostar might not be one of the first names you would reel off if asked to list motherboard manufacturers, but they have been around for a considerable time now and have, in ...September 20, 2019 at 10:14 am by Mike Sanders
We are fully expecting (all going well) for Intel to release their 10th-generation Core series processors at some point this month. Admittedly, with less than 2-weeks to go ...September 18, 2019 at 5:21 pm by Mike Sanders
There is very little doubt that with the release of their Ryzen processors a little over 2-years ago, a lot more manufacturers have started to pay attention to AMD’s ...September 17, 2019 at 12:49 pm by Mike Sanders
Intel has been reeling somewhat in recent weeks over the popularity seen in the release of the AMD Ryzen 3rd-generation processors. While it is still very debatable, Intel is ...September 5, 2019 at 10:45 am by Mike Sanders
Over the last 5 years, we have seen some pretty huge advancements in CPU designs. This has largely been driven by smaller node designs and AMD is certainly pushing this hard ...September 2, 2019 at 4:15 pm by Mike Sanders