Brazilian overclockers have sent an AMD Phenom II X4 975 to the dizzy heights of 7GHz.
Intel is set to shake up its CPU line-up with new CPUs and price cuts
We report from Paris where this weekend, a mammoth overclocking competition took place.
Core i7-920s are still available, and are £50 cheaper than the i7-930 - which is the better buy?
AMD is set to launch a range of new low-power dual-, tri-, and quad-core Athlon II CPUs.
We uncover the motherboard magic that lets you get an extra core for free with some AMD CPUs.
AMD has confirmed that its next-generation Thuban processors will feature a dynamic overclocking technology dubbed Turbo Core, similar to rival Intel's Turbo Boost.
Intel has confirmed that "limited quantities" of an experimental processor featuring 48 physical cores will be shipping to academia this year, courtesy of its Tera-scale project.
If the 6-core Core i7-980X Extreme Edition wasn't fast enough for you, we've another treat for you today. Meet the world's first 12-core CPU and its Intel rival, which hopes to get by with six physical cores and six logical Hyper-Threaded cores.
AMD updates its Deneb core on its fastest Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition, and claims the C3 can overclock more, yield faster DDR3 memory and has even fixed the performance bug with its sleep states. Does it make a difference? We put the claims to the test.
AMD's Phenom II goes from strength to strength, and this new dual core Black Edition CPU promises some large overclocks for very little cash. Is it enough to take on Intel's 45nm Wolfdale and become our recommendation for a bargain buy?
AMD has quietly launched its Phenom II 42 TWKR Black Edition processor for the overclocking community. You won't be able to buy this one.