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John Carmack Says The Silicon CPU Days Are Numbered

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

Less Than 6% of AMD Ryzen 9 3900X CPUs Achieve 4.6GHz

It wouldn’t be entirely unfair to say that AMD has something of a history of overstating the performance of their products. This isn’t, incidentally, a criticism ...

September 2, 2019 at 2:41 pm by

Thermaltake UX100 ARGB Air CPU Cooler Review

Thermaltake is a brand that has been working very hard in recent years to release a solid range of components that can suit (pretty much) any conceivable need or requirement ...

September 1, 2019 at 2:00 pm by

Researchers Successfully Produce A Silicon-less CPU

One of the biggest driving factors behind the advancement in computers has undoubtedly been the silicon chip. It is, however, even today, still a remarkably difficult ...

August 31, 2019 at 10:21 am by

AMD Agrees $12.1m Class Action Settlement for Bulldozer CPUs

The AMD Bulldozer architecture, at least on paper, sounded very impressive when it launched in 2011. Offering exceptionally high processor speeds and 8 cores you ...

August 28, 2019 at 1:03 pm by

AMD Has Highest CPU Market Share in Over 10 Years

With the release of AMD Ryzen back in 2017, Team Red has (slowly but surely) really started to rebuild its reputation with consumers. With them presenting both a solid and ...

August 27, 2019 at 2:14 pm by

Intel – ‘AMD Did Great With Ryzen 3000 But We’re Still Better’

Since the release of the 1st-generation AMD Ryzen processors back in 2017, Team Red has really given Intel something to think about. With market share figures starting to lean ...

August 27, 2019 at 11:17 am by

Intel Comet Lake-S CPU Leak Suggests Early 2020 Release

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

ASUS X299 Refresh Confirms Intel i9-10000 Core-X Series CPU

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

AMD ‘Sharkstooth’ CPU Listing Hints at Zen 2 Threadripper

With the release of the third generation AMD Ryzen processors (more or less) concluded, there is just one small matter to go. Namely, the release of the Threadripper ...

August 14, 2019 at 10:52 am by

Researchers find Another Major Security Flaw in Intel Processors

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

AMD Are Planning Three New Ryzen 3000 Processor Releases

With the release of the AMD Ryzen 3rd-generation 3XXX processors a little over a month ago, you would’ve been forgiven for thinking that (excluding the Threadripper ...

July 30, 2019 at 4:04 pm by

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X Shortages Lead to eBay Scalpers

The release of the AMD Ryzen 3900X processor has, arguably, made it one of the best all-round CPUs currently available on the market. With exceptionally high-levels of ...

July 26, 2019 at 12:33 pm by

Intel To Increase Low-End CPU Production

Between various supply line problems that Intel has had in recent years, some would argue that the company themselves opened the doors to the success that AMD has seen with ...

July 26, 2019 at 10:59 am by

Intel 10-core Comet Lake CPU Developer Kit Released?

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

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