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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.


June 3rd, 2014

Kaveri Mobile APUs; AMD’s FX Reincarnated

AMD’s Kaveri architecture has finally made its way into the notebook / mobile market. With it, we will see a reincarnation of the legendary FX-series but this time in APU form.


June 2nd, 2014

Intel Devil’s Canyon i7 4790K & i5 4690K Preview

Intel’s i7 4790K & i5 4690K aren’t quite here yet but we’re finally able to publish clock speeds and other specifications.


April 28th, 2014

AMD Mullins & Beema Mobile APUs Preview

Targeting the mainstream and low power mobile segments respectively, AMD’s Beema and Mullins APUs aim to improve upon Temash and Kabini through the use of a revised “Puma+” architecture.


March 19th, 2014

Intel Talks Haswell-E, Broadwell & Devil’s Canyon

Intel has unveiled a few more details about upcoming products. Among them, Haswell-E, Haswell’s Devil’s Canyon derivative, Pentium 20th Anniversary Edition Unlocked CPUs, and Broadwell


January 14th, 2014

AMD Kaveri A10 7850K & A8 7600 Review

AMD’s Kaveri is finally here and we look at the A10-7850K & A8-7600. With IPC improvements, Steamroller x86 cores and a GCN-based graphics processor, this may be the one we’ve been waiting for.


September 10th, 2013

Intel i7-4930K & i7-4820K Ivy Bridge-E Review

Intel’s Ivy Bridge-E may be associated with extreme pricing, but the i7-4930K and i7-4820K brings things down a notch. With great performance and lower price points, they add some value to the IVB-E equation.