Intel pledges 8th Gen Coffee Lake launch by year's end
15 percent performance boost claimed.
15 percent performance boost claimed.
Zen has a new name, it seems.
Could solve some pretty hairy problems.
Could support 64 threads per socket.
Encourages a shift away from ARM.
Promises a new class of computing device.
AMD launches its Llano APU, promising huge increases in battery life and performance for laptops.
Nvidia's latest DX11 GPU squares up against ATI’s HD 5770, but there's a surprise third option...
AMD teased us the other day with some details about its forthcoming Fusion CPUs Bulldozer and Bobcat, but was coy about Llano
Sony has begun using a new set of PS3 hardware, which might even sell at a profit!
AMD has launched two new mid-range graphics cards today, the Radeon HD 5770 and Radeon HD 5750. We review the Radeon HD 5770 from Asus and look to see whether the game has changed at this hugely important price point. Read on to find out.
GTC 2009: A senior official at Nvidia has said that they're confident GeForce products based on Fermi will ship this year.
GTC 2009: Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang revealed the company's next generation GPU architecture, codenamed Fermi.
Cypress, the GPU behind the Radeon HD 5870, is the world's first DirectX 11 compliant graphics processor and it's also the world's fastest single GPU graphics card. We go in depth to examine the architecture behind Cypress and draw comparisons to generations passed.
An in-depth analysis of what the new Lynnfield architecture of LGA1156 Core i5 and Core i7 CPUs is, what new things it brings and where it fits in Intel's CPU line-up. Read on to see what's new, what's great, and what's not!
Rumours about Nvidia's forthcoming GT300 chip surface, claiming that the chip will ditch the traditional SIMD architecture in favour of an MIMD system.
Nvidia shrinks the PCB used by the GeForce 9800 GTX+ and calls it a new graphics card.
Intel's new, revolutionary CPU architecture has arrived and inevitably we take a deep dive into its workings and design to find what makes this tock, tick.
We've seen the benchmarks and how ATI has comeback from nowhere to reclaim the mainstream performance crown, but what's behind this sudden change that makes the new HD 4000-series so compelling? We dive deep down inside to find out.
IDF FALL 2008: We've got the skinnies on the various Nehalem derivatives that'll be released over the next six-or-so months.
Intel has formally announced that its upcoming line of Nehalem processors will use the Core i7 brand name.
Nvidia's GT200 GPU arrived just a few days ago - we dive deep into the architecture to find out what's changed inside the chip. We take a look at the GeForce GTX 280's performance, while also looking at GPU computing--and CUDA in particular--to see how things are progressing in that space.
AMD's Technical Director of Sales and Marketing has said that its next-gen CPU architecture will be "completely different" from Phenom.
It's almost three years since we last interviewed David Kirk, Nvidia's Chief Scientist. And with everything going on in the industry right now, it was a great time to catch up with him to find out where he sees the industry going and how Nvidia will be part of that.
Nvidia has launched its GeForce 9800 GX2 graphics card today - we have a look at XFX's model to see whether Nvidia can make a dual-GPU card that everyone wants to own. Read on to find out whether it delivers...
Nvidia has announced the GeForce 9600 GT today. Based on the G94 GPU, it's designed to hit a mainstream pricepoint of around £120 - will the retailers meet that price and, more importantly, will it perform well enough against some stiff competition? Read on to find out.
VIA has just announced its next-generation CPU architecture for UMPCs. It's known as the Isaiah architecture and it was demonstrated running Crysis fairly well...
This morning, AMD announced three new additions to its Radeon HD 3000 series: the HD 3450, HD 3470 and HD 3650. We have a look over what new features these cards bring to market, and also point out what isn't quite so new.
Nvidia is announcing a new GeForce 8800 GTS today, this time with 512MB of on-board memory. Unlike other GeForce 8800 GTS cards, this one is based on Nvidia's 65nm G92 graphics chip. So without further ado, let's have a look at how this stacks up against the competition.
Leaked AMD roadmaps suggest that AMD hasn't finished with the K8 architecture yet. There's another eleven processors coming in the first half of next year.
A couple of weeks ago, AMD launched two new graphics cards, which make up the ATI Radeon HD 3800 series. We have a look at the fastest of the two cards being released - the ATI Radeon HD 3870 - to find out if makes up for lost ground with the HD 2900-series.
AMD has this morning announced the ATI Radeon HD 3800 series of graphics cards. We've got the details here and there'll be much more to follow in our architectural review.
Today, Nvidia and several big names in the PC industry have announced Enthusiast System Architecture (ESA), an open and royalty-free standard for real-time monitoring and control for power supplies, cases and water cooling systems.
A lot of people have been slagging 64-bit Operating Systems like Vista, saying the only benefit is a true 4GB of RAM. So we decided to cut through the BS and anti-Microsoft sentiment and look at the real pros and cons of 64-bit computing.
IDF FALL 07: Intel CEO Paul Otellini unveiled the company's next generation architecture during his keynote this morning. Say hello to Nehalem.
Earlier this week, AMD announced the ATI Radeon HD 2900 XT. We've spent the last few weeks familiarising ourselves with the architecture behind the hardware. Join us as we find out whether R600 was worth the wait -- single card and CrossFire testing included.
Today, Nvidia has announced five new mid-range DirectX 10 graphics cards based around its G84 and G86 graphics processing units. We have a look at GeForce 8600 GTS to find out if it is this year's must-have mainstream graphics card.
The GeForce 8800 GTS is the more affordable member of NVIDIA's GeForce 8800 family, but there's more to it than a simple clock speed reduction. Despite the cut down feature set, we reckon it's a better buy than the flagship GeForce 8800 GTX. Read on to find out why...