Intel finally launched the highly anticipated “Knights Landing” (KNL) version of their Many Integrated Core (MIC) Xeon Phi processor at this years’ international supercomputing event (now called ISC High Performance), targeting High Performance Computing (HPC) and the white-hot market for training Deep Neural Networks (DNNs). Show More Summary
Small and power-efficient computers in the form of NUCs and Compute Sticks are here to stay. The Compute Stick form factor is the x86 version of the popular ARM-based HDMI sticks. The first generation x86 Compute Stick came from Intel and used a Bay Trail-T SoC. Show More Summary
Samsung today announced the new Notebook 7 Spin device with Windows 10. The company’s latest Windows 10 device comes in two sizes: a 15.6-inch variant and a 13-inch variant. The device comes with an Intel Core i7 processor (and you can also get it with a Core i5 processor), 1TB of internal storage, and up to […]
China on Monday revealed its latest supercomputer, a monolithic system with 10.65 million compute cores built entirely with Chinese microprocessors. This follows a U.S. government decision last year to deny China access to Intel's fastest...Show More Summary
It’s time for The Mega MacBook Giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a new 12” MacBook with a 256GB flash drive, 1.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core m3 Skylake CPU, 8GB memory and an Intel HD Graphics 515 graphics card, in their choice of gold, silver, or space grey. Show More Summary
Lenovo has unveiled its new ThinkStation P410 and P510 workstations, which are based on the recently introduced multi-core Intel Xeon E5 v4 processors with up to eight cores as well as NVIDIA’s Quadro M5000 or M6000 graphics. The updated...Show More Summary
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Today we're taking a look at Cavium's ThunderX, a highly integrated ARMv8 server SoC with 48 cores and lots of I/O. With the ThunderX, Cavium is looking to challenge Intel and their market-dominating Xeon lineup. Meanwhile Intel hasn't been standing still and has further improved the Xeon D line. Show More Summary
Origin PC announced that its 34-inch AIO gaming PC, the Omni, is now shipping worldwide. The ultra-wide AIO offers up to an Intel Core i7-6950X (Broadwell-E) processor, in addition to offering the recently-released Nvidia GTX 1080 and GTX 1070.
The super-high-end of Intel’s Xeon CPU range, based on servers with as many cores and as much memory as you can throw at them, represent a good part of Intel’s business with the potential to offer large margins: some customers want the most, the best, the powerful, and are willing to pay for it. Show More Summary
Following Intel’s announcement of the new Core i7 Broadwell-E lineup of HEDT processors with six, eight and ten cores, Kingston has recently refreshed its HyperX family of DDR4 memory modules. The new kits offer up to 64 GB capacities...Show More Summary
At Computex 2016 in Taipei last week, Intel announced their newest lineup of processors which includeda brand new 10-core Extreme Edition processor. The focal point of Intel’s new line-up of Broadwell-Eprocessors, the successor to Intel’s previous Haswell-E workstation/enthusiast lineup is the 10-core Corei7-6950X. Intel has never released a 10-core, 20-thread [...]
Intel announced their brand new Broadwell-E processor at Computex this year, but immediately after the 10-core CPU was unveiled eyebrows started to slowly raise. Why, for instance, was the new Extreme Edition CPU slower in raw powerShow More Summary
Intel's new Broadwell-EX CPUs feature up to 24 cores, new RAS features, support for stacked 3D DRAM, and they're drop-in replacements for motherboards that support the Xeon E7 v3 family.
Gigabyte took the wraps off a new ultra-slim gaming laptop at Computex this year. The Aero 14 is at most 19.9 mm thick and weighs under 2 kg. It's powered by a 6th. gen Intel Core i7 Skylake processor, up to 32 GB of DDR4 RAM, and either a GeForce GTX 970M or 965M GPU. Show More Summary
Could Intel's Core M be on the way out? While the chip remains in broad use, it hasn't received a great deal of attention from vendors of late.
Intel has a new "king of CPUs," the 10-core Core i7-6950X Extreme Edition. Want this at the heart of your next PC? Here's what you'll need.
At Computex press event today, Microsoft revealed that Porsche Design is working with a local OEM that to develop a new 2-in-1 Windows 10 device. This upcoming device will be powered by Intel Core M processor, 13.3-inch screen, USB Type-C and will support all latest Windows 10 features like Windows Hello 2.0, Cortana and new Inking […]
At Computex 2016 in Taiwan this week, Intel announced a new line of high-end CPUs, including its first 10-core processor for desktops. Under the Core i7 processor Extreme Edition banner is a family of four different models designed for...Show More Summary
"7th-generation Core" CPUs will launch in a few months, and that's all we know.