With the 3rd-generation AMD Ryzen processors taking most of the headlines in recent months, it shouldn’t be forgotten that Intel (as you might expect) has a number of ...August 23, 2019 at 11:49 am by Mike Sanders
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.
With the upcoming release of the Intel 10th-generation processors, you would’ve been forgiven for thinking that we might have had a bit more of a wait on our hands. It ...August 21, 2019 at 2:52 pm by Mike Sanders
Following an event at Gamescom yesterday, ASUS revealed three new upcoming motherboard releases based on the X299 (socket 2066) design. One of the most stand-out products ...August 21, 2019 at 10:38 am by Mike Sanders
You may recall that in 2018 two major security flaws were identified within Intel processors. Namely, Meltdown and Spectre. It was an issue that took them a significantly long ...August 7, 2019 at 2:34 pm by Mike Sanders
Since the release of the AMD 3rd-gen Ryzen 3000 processors, we have seen (practically worldwide) Team Red expand their market share percentages into figures not seen for well ...July 30, 2019 at 2:07 pm by Mike Sanders
Almost since the release of the 9th-generation Intel processors last year, rumours have been emerging surrounding their latest ‘Comet Lake’ architecture. We have, ...July 24, 2019 at 11:02 am by Mike Sanders
Apple is likely close to securing a deal to pick up Intel‘s smartphone modem business. This is according to the New York Times, who suggests that the deal worth $1 ...July 23, 2019 at 4:03 pm by Ron Perillo
With the release of the Ryzen 3000 series processors, one shouldn’t forget that in terms of the 3rd-generation releases, there is still the small matter of their ...July 18, 2019 at 12:18 pm by Mike Sanders
It’s well known that in terms of market share, AMD has been making great strides since the release of their Ryzen processors in closing the gap on Intel. This is ...July 17, 2019 at 1:18 pm by Mike Sanders
With the recent release of the brand new AMD Ryzen 3000 processors, it’s easy to forget that Intel has their own 10th-gen ‘Comet Lake’ CPUs in the pipeline. ...July 10, 2019 at 9:44 am by Mike Sanders
Update! Intel has been in touch to confirm that the images released was actually a ‘community created’ generation rather than issued by Intel China. Intel has been ...June 28, 2019 at 1:21 pm by Mike Sanders
Intel Admits AMD is Impressing Them For rather a significant period of time now, Intel has enjoyed the ‘top dog’ status in processors. Not without good reason. Not ...June 26, 2019 at 12:30 pm by Mike Sanders