CPU/CHIPSET NEWS

June 1st, 2016, 6:35 PM

AMD’s Bristol Ridge & Stony Ridge Detailed

AMD’s upcoming Bristol Ridge and Stony Ridge are targeted directly towards the mobile / notebook market and with a revised Excavator architecture, they’re poised to usher in a significant evolution.

May 30th, 2016, 11:00 PM

Intel Broadwell-E i7-6950X & i7-6900K Review

10 cores, 20 threads, over $1700; Intel’s Broadwell-E i7-6950X delivers obscene performance at an eye-watering price. Then there’s the i7-6900K which boasts all the same niceties in a more affordable package.

April 5th, 2016, 3:33 AM

AMD Details Bristol Ridge AM4 Performance

AMD’s Bristol Ridge platform is almost here and we go deep with a look at its initial updated APUs, their performance and the mountains of potential it brings to the table

March 28th, 2016, 6:02 PM

The AMD Athlon X4 880K Review

AMD’s new Athlon X4 880K may not have a performance-oriented nameplate but this may be the perfect CPU for a low cost gaming build and it even offers overclocking

March 1st, 2016, 3:03 PM

AMD Details A10-7890K & Athlon X4 880K

It has been a bit hard to get excited about AMD’s recent launches but the A10-7890K and Athlon X4 880K may change that. These are the highest clocked FM2+ processors to date!

February 22nd, 2016, 4:09 PM

Intel Skylake i5-6500, i5-6400 & i3-6100 Review

The i7-6700K may be the prima donna of Intel’s Skylake family, the i5-6500, i5-6400 and i3-6100 cost much less and still provide very good performance in games and benchmarks.

February 6th, 2016, 8:15 AM

Intel Skylake Non-K Overclocking BIOSes Pulled

After a few months of offering the ability to overclock Intel’s “locked” non-K Skylake processors, motherboard vendors have begun deleting BIOSes supporting the feature along with any indication they were ever available.

February 2nd, 2016, 6:06 AM

AMD Updates APUs, Athlons & Motherboards

AMD is updating their lineup with faster APUs, an Excavator-based Athlon alongside and USB 3.1 and M.2 support on upcoming motherboards.

January 26th, 2016, 7:07 AM

The NZXT Manta ITX Case Review

NZXT’s Manta case represents a new generation of “super sized” ITX enclosures. It may be a bit large but it incorporates countless features not normally found in the ITX market.

August 5th, 2015, 5:00 AM

The Intel i7-6700K Review; Skylake Arrives

After a short wait Intel’s Skylake architecture is here. This time, gamers and enthusiasts receive a small gift: the i7-6700K will be available long before other Skylake processors.