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Intel to release Core i7 975, new D0 stepping soon?

Posted on 3rd Feb 2009 at 15:21 by Tim Smalley with 2 comments

Although most of the world is hurting right now because of the economic slowdown, Intel looks set to release a new high-end Core i7 processor in the coming weeks or months following some early benchmark results which have appeared on the Xtreme Systems forums.

Intel to release Core i7 975, new D0 stepping soon? Intel to release Core i7 975, new D0 stepping soon

Xtreme Systems honcho Charles 'Fugger' Wirth teamed up with Corsair, Gigabyte and Intel to break the 3DMark05 world record, stealing it back from Team Finland, who put AMD back on top in this benchmark for the first time in a long time. He broke the previous record of 45,474 with his pair of Radeon HD 4870 X2s humming along at their stock speeds and clocked up a new highest score of 47,026.

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Episode 19 - Larrabee, DirectX 11 and violent games

Posted on 17th Jul 2008 at 14:40 by Podcast

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The 19th episode of the Custom PC podcast features the panel reacting to the latest rumours about Larrabee, and how the Pentagon might be helping Intel design a GPU, and discussing Blizzard’s announcement of Diablo 3. The team also discuss instancing in MMOs and how it’s a problem for Conan, a first glimpse of DirectX 11 and whether it’s a good idea to revist Colonization. There’s also the guess the game music competition, with a bundle of Formula 1 related prizes to be won. Also, as you can see from the picture above, we’ve got a smart new logo!

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Episode 14 - Skulltrail, Blackbirds and mad monkey boffins

Posted on 16th Jan 2008 at 20:05 by Podcast

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The CPC podcast is back for 2008. The panel takes a look ahead to 2008, including Skulltrail from Intel and the HP Blackbird. Chris introduces Boffin news -a look at the best mad, bad science stories on the web - and the team add plenty of puns to the top 10 games chart, as well as discussing whether remakes of games are a good or bad idea.

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Episode 11 - CPC is 50 and Intel vs AMD heats up

Posted on 25th Sep 2007 at 10:55 by Podcast

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We’re back! In our eleventh podcast the panel look back over four years and fifty issues of Custom PC. The big news this time round centres on Intel and AMD. Intel has bought Havok and AMD has announced triple-core CPUs; we mull that over and Ben reports live from IDF. The top 10 games chart and the competition return as well.

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Aqua Computer Kryographics Pascal for Nvidia Titan X Review

Aqua Computer Kryographics Pascal for Nvidia Titan X Review

We strap a water block to the Pascal Titan X and see what it can really do.
Mod of the Month August 2016 in Association with Corsair

Mod of the Month August 2016 in Association with Corsair

Check out the-eye candy fest of the latest completed projects and vote...

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