PROCESSORS

February 6th, 2016

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

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.


August 5th, 2015

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.


July 20th, 2015

AMD Launches the A8-7670K APU

AMD’s A8-7670K is supposed to offer good overclocking and decent performance in an extremely affordable APU.


May 28th, 2015

AMD’s Godavari A10-7870K APU

AMD’s A10-7870K APU, code named Godavari, is a simple refresh of Kaveri with higher clock speeds and a new low price. We take a closer look.


February 23rd, 2015

AMD Carrizo APU Preview; Efficiency Forward

AMD has been working hard on their mobile Carrizo architecture and they’re now releasing some details about these Excavator architecture-equipped next generation APUs.


August 29th, 2014

Intel i7 5960X Review; Haswell-E Arrives

Intel’s Haswell-E is finally here. In this review we take a look at the i7 5960X which is the 8-core, 16-thread flagship of this lineup.


July 31st, 2014

AMD A10-7800 Kaveri APU Review

AMD’s new A10-7800 is a more affordable alternative for those who don’t need the multiplier unlocked A10-7850K by offering good x86 processing performance alongside excellent graphics capabilities for about $150.


June 23rd, 2014

Exclusive: AMD to Launch “New” FX-9590 CPU

It all started with a tweet. AMD teased an unnamed new FX-series chip on Twitter and we’ve got the inside track. It’s a refreshed 5GHz FX-9590 with an included water cooling unit.


June 15th, 2014

Intel Devil’s Canyon i7-4790K Performance Review

Intel’s Devil’s Canyon has been rumored, previewed and eventually delayed but now we’re finally able to talk about its performance and overclocking headroom.