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More Than Billion Android Phones at Risk From Security Gap in CPUs

mikos, 10 August 2020, 14:20

Vulnerabilities found in Qualcomm processors are putting more than one billion Android devices at risk.

Intel has a Problem - 20 GB of Classified Data and Tools Have Leaked

Bart Swiatek, 07 August 2020, 11:33

There has been a major leak of classified data at Intel. A 20-gigabyte package containing, among other things, CPU blueprints and tools used by the company's employees has surfaced online.

Intel's in Trouble Again; Launch of 7 nm CPUs Delayed

qjin, 24 July 2020, 22:47

Intel has announced a delay in the release of 7-nanometer CPUs. Thus, plans to introduce the new lithography may be delayed by at least one year. We also learned about the release date of Intel Alder Lake-S processors.

Ryzen PRO May Become the New King of Bang for the Buck

mikos, 21 July 2020, 23:17

As of today, AMD Ryzen 4000G and PRO 4000G series CPUs will be launched, which may strengthen AMD's already strong market position.

CPU With More Than 8 Cores Helps in New Games - Here's Proof

Bart Swiatek, 16 July 2020, 17:20

One Twitter user checked how additional cores and threads affect performance in the PC version of Death Stranding. It turns out that performance gains are noticeable even when changing from 16-thread model.

Experts: Ryzen XT Not Worth the Money, Wait for Ryzen 4000

Bart Swiatek, 08 July 2020, 16:48

New AMD processors, the so-called Ryzen 3000XT series, offer only slightly better performance than the basic variants, but cost considerably more (they are priced just like the 3000 line CPU on the day of release). Most reviewers are of the opinion that it's better to wait for Ryzen 4000 series - especially since AMD has just confirmed that it will appear later this year.

Ryzens Hits it Big on The European Hardware Awards

mikos, 30 June 2020, 15:05

AMD is reaping the fruits of its CPU development and has just won numerous awards at The European Hardware Awards for 2020.

AC: Valhalla for Free With AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs

qjin, 28 June 2020, 18:44

We learned unofficially that AMD will soon announce another special offer that will include a video game gift added to the Ryzen 3000 CPUs. The title in question will be Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, the upcoming installment of Ubisoft's popular series.

Ryzen R9 3900XT Only Slightly More Efficient Than 3900X

qjin, 25 June 2020, 13:47

The official presentation of AMD Ryzen 3000XT CPUs, a refreshment of the Matisse series, is behind us. Now, even before their launch in stores, the CPUs have appeared, including the top-shelf Ryzen R9 3900XT, in the Geekbench benchmark database, so we got to know their performance. What increase can we expect?

Misleading Comparison of Intel and AMD CPU

mikos, 24 June 2020, 17:59

Slides have leaked into the web, where Intel compares with AMD and claims that its laptop CPUs are more efficient in video games. However, Internet users do not fully agree with this.

New AMD Ryzen Zen 3 CPUs Without Delays

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 June 2020, 10:47

AMD has denied the rumors of postponing the release of AMD Ryzen 4000 family CPUs, and the new Zen 3-based chipsets will be released on schedule.

AMD Ryzen 3000XT CPU Reports Confirmed; Specs and Price Revealed

qjin, 16 June 2020, 21:41

AMD has officially revealed the Matisse Refresh Series CPUs, specifically its three models: Ryzen 5 3600XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT. We learned the specs, price and launch date of the new chipsets.

Ryzen 4000 CPU - AMD May Postpone the Launch

Bart Swiatek, 16 June 2020, 15:29

According to Taiwanese website DigiTimes, AMD may decide to postpone the launch of Ryzen 4000 until early next year. The main reason is the excellent sales of Ryzen 3000 and lack of competition from Intel.

Mac Without Intel? Apple is Working on Its Own Processor

Bart Swiatek, 10 June 2020, 11:14

According to reports from Bloomberg, Apple is working on its own desktop CPU. It seems that after fifteen years, the company may soon end its cooperation with Intel.

Improved AMD Ryzen CPU May be a Bit More Expensive

mikos, 01 June 2020, 14:41

We've learned the prices of AMD Ryzen CPU from the „Matisse Refresh” line. They were revealed by one of the largest French computer parts stores.

AMD Likely to Refresh Ryzen 3000 CPU

Bart Swiatek, 27 May 2020, 12:14

According to rumors, AMD is planning to release updated models of the Ryzen 3000 CPU series. The units would be marked „XT” and have higher clock speeds, resulting in better performance for single-core applications.

After 15 Years, Creator of Linux Switches from Intel to AMD

Bart Swiatek, 25 May 2020, 10:44

Linus Torvalds, the creator of the well-known Linux operating system, decided to use an AMD processor for the first time in 15 years. He chose Threadripper 3970X.

Intel Respons - Comet Lake CPU Reviews

Bart Swiatek, 21 May 2020, 18:06

Numerous reviews of new desktop processors developed by Intel - the so-called Comet Lake series - have appeared online. Is the tenth generation of Intel CPU worthy of attention?

Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 Will be Supported by B540 and X470 Chipsets After All

Smoczy, 20 May 2020, 16:15

AMD has decided to add support of Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 processors to older chipsets - B450 and X470.

Intel Core i9-10900K vs Ryzen 9 3950X; Difference of a Few FPS

Smoczy, 19 May 2020, 16:59

Comparisons of Intel Core i9-10900K and Ryzen 9 3950X have appeared on the web, showing that the difference in performance is not as significant as we had expected.

Your K-series CPU Went Up in Flames? You'll Get a New One

Sodar, 14 May 2020, 14:08

Intel is extending its Performance Tuning Protection Plan CPU insurance to the 10th generation K-Series (Comet Lake). The service includes one replacement of a damaged CPU with a new one.

New Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 Supported Only by X570 and B550 Boards

Smoczy, 08 May 2020, 13:54

The upcoming Zen 3-based Ryzen 4000 processors may not be a very budgetary solution. Only the X570, B550 and newer mainboard models will support them.

Comet Lake-S CPUs Are Obsolete; LGA 1700 Socket is Coming

Michael Kulakowski, 05 May 2020, 21:06

The upcoming Intel Comet Lake-S and Rocket Lake-S CPU will become completely obsolete after only a dozen or so months on the market. In 2021 the company intends to introduce a new, incompatible with its predecessors, socket LGA 1700, which will appear together with the 12th generation Alder Lake-S chips.

AMD vs Intel - R3 3100 May be the Best Low Cost CPU

Smoczy, 05 May 2020, 12:45

Intel Core i3 10100 vs AMD Ryzen 3 3100. Which is the best low-cost processor? Available benchmarks herald the advantage of AMD.

AMD Bests Intel in Many Major Stores

Adrian Werner, 02 May 2020, 17:07

AMD's CEO has boasted that in many major stores, more than 50 percent of available premium CPUs are made by his company. According to The European Hardware Association, gaming enthusiasts also prefer Ryzen's manufacturer.

Z490 Chipset-based Mainboards Will Support Intel Rocket Lake-S CPU

Conrad Hazi, 01 May 2020, 16:06

As Gigabyte suggests, motherboards built on the Z490 chipset and supporting PCIe 4.0 are expected to be compatible with both the latest Intel CPU from the Comet Lake-S family and the next generation, Rocket Lake-S. This also means that both chip families should be based on the LGA1200 socket.

Intel Comet Lake-S CPU - Final Specs and Prices Revealed

Bart Swiatek, 29 April 2020, 14:33

A leak revealed the final specs and prices of the Intel Comet Lake-S line CPUs. The source of information is a presentation of the company published by a Spanish website.

AMD Ryzen 5000 - Leaks on New Processors

Smoczy, 27 April 2020, 12:50

Info about the AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU series has appeared online. The leaks speak of an APU based on RDNA2 and Zen 3 architecture.

Intel: New Tiger Lake CPU in Mid-year

Sodar, 24 April 2020, 16:21

Intel remains financially successful despite the crisis. Revenues increased by 23% compared to the same period last year.

Mainboard Prices For Intel's New CPUs May be Astronomical

Smoczy, 22 April 2020, 20:18

The Z490 chipset offers from Gigabyte and MSI have leaked into the web. If we believe the rumors, we can expect really big price increases.

AMD Announces Ryzen 3 3100 and 3300X as well as B550 Chipset

Bart Swiatek, 22 April 2020, 19:09

AMD has officially announced two more Ryzen 3000 CPU and motherboards based on the new B550 chipset - the successor to the popular B450. Launch of the new hardware will take place soon - in May and June.

AM4 Socket Refuses to Die; Will Support AMD Ryzen 4000 CPU

Bart Swiatek, 21 April 2020, 11:25

The representative of XMG, a company producing laptops using AMD processors, informed that mobile units from the Ryzen 4000 line are compatible with the AM4 socket and B450 chipset. The same should be true for desktop models and computers based on the same platform.

New Data Shows Intel's Dominant Position in China

Bart Swiatek, 17 April 2020, 11:07

Data from the Chinese benchmark Master Lu shows a picture of the PC market in China. The Chinese are most likely to use Intel processors and graphics cards from Nvidia.

Mobile Ryzen 9 Beats Desktop Core i9 in Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 15 April 2020, 13:55

Intel's new desktop processor - Core i9-10900F - scored lower than the competitive AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS, a dedicated laptop CPU, in the Geekbench multi-core performance benchmark.

Google Wants Its Own CPU for Smartphones and Laptops

Bart Swiatek, 15 April 2020, 11:28

Journalists of Axios have found information suggesting that Google is working on its own CPU for mobile devices. The unit is to be called Whitechapel and next year it will be available in Pixel smartphones. Later on, the CPU will also be used in Chromebooks.

Prices of 10th Generation Intel CPU Leaked

Laty, 14 April 2020, 14:12

A Canadian hardware store has added several 10th generation Intel Core processors to its offer, along with their prices. However, this is not verified information and the final price of the chips may be different.

Ryzen 4000 CPU Reveal This Fall

Sodar, 10 April 2020, 16:59

New 4th-gen Ryzen CPUs will be unveiled most likely in September. According to AMD's assurances, their release will coincide with the postponed date of Computex.

Intel Core i9-10900F CPU Consumes as Much Power as RTX 2080

Bart Swiatek, 09 April 2020, 16:29

According to the latest rumors, the Comet Lake series CPUs will have an exceptionally big appetite for electricity. Under maximum load, the Core i9-10900F is expected to draw as much power as a GeForce RTX 2080 GPU, and the temperatures of the Intel processor could have been a bit lower as well.

Leak: Intel Core i9-10900K and 9900K Benchmark Comparison

Paul Wozniak, 31 March 2020, 19:57

Another leak surfaced on the web, presenting the benchmark of the latest Intel processor - i9-10900K. Once again, we can see how the chip performs compared against the i9-9900K.

AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS is the Best Portable CPU on the Market

Bart Swiatek, 31 March 2020, 19:11

Reviews of the first laptop to feature an AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS CPU - the ROG Zephyrus G14 - leave no doubt: this is a real breakthrough. For the first time ever, AMD has created a processor dedicated to portable computers that clearly beats competitive products in its class.

Benchmark Reveals Performance of Intel Tiger Lake CPU and Xe GPU

Bart Swiatek, 25 March 2020, 10:59

Benchmarks of Intel's Tiger Lake line of Tiger Lake GPUs with Xe chipse have appeared on the web. The unit performs better than competing AMD solutions with integrated Vega GPUs.

Photos of Intel Core i5-10400 CPU. Reveal Imminent?

Bart Swiatek, 09 March 2020, 14:25

Uniko's Hardware journalists have reached the first images of Intel Core i5-10400, as well as a leak suggesting a possible release date. According to the reports, the Comet Lake-S CPU will debut between April and June this year.

Intel Core i9-10900K Comparable to AMD Ryzen 9 3900X in Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 03 March 2020, 16:24

Several leaks have appeared on the web, concerning new Intel flagships - Core i9-10900K and mobile Core i9-10980HK. It looks like the units will be able to challenge AMD's products.

Intel Core i7-10700F Performance May Reach That of i9-9900K and Ryzen 3700X

Bart Swiatek, 20 February 2020, 13:55

Results of Core i7-10700F, - Intel's new Comet Lake line CPU - have appeared on the Internet in Cinebench R20 benchmark. The CPU achieved a result similar to Core i9-9900K and competitive Ryzen 3700X.

Threadripper 3990X Enables You to Play Crysis Without a GPU

Bart Swiatek, 11 February 2020, 16:08

Experts from Linus Tech Tips channel checked whether the latest CPU from AMD - the powerful Threadripper 3990X - can handle the first part of the Crysis series without the help of a GPU. AMD's processor came out victorious.

Ryzen in MacBooks? Rumors of Collaboration Between Apple and AMD

Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2020, 13:14

Mentions in the source code of the latest beta version of the MacOS suggest that new computers from Apple may use AMD components. This applies to both graphics cards and CPUs.

AMD Increases Its Share in the CPU Market; Ryzen Dominates on Amazon

Bart Swiatek, 06 February 2020, 21:13

According to a report by Mercury Research, AMD increased its share in the CPU market in 2019. The company ise doing great in almost all sectors, mainly thanks to the excellent sales of the Ryzen 3000 series CPU. The only reason to complain is the declining interest in game consoles.

Steam Hardware Survey - Chinese is Now Top Language, AMD Drops Pace

Peter Doron, 08 January 2020, 12:23

According to the latest Steam hardware survey, the most popular language on Valve's platform in December was Chinese. After a few months of growth, AMD has lost some momentum - both in CPU and GPU categories.

Xe GPU and Laptops With 5G - Intel on CES 2020

Conrad Hazi, 07 January 2020, 14:09

During the presentation at CES 2020, Intel did not show too many products that may be of interest to gamers. However, some progress was made in the development of Xe graphics cards - we could see some of their capabilities.

Ryzen 4000, Radeon RX 5600 XT and Threadripper 3990X - AMD on CES 2020

Laty, 07 January 2020, 13:17

During the conference, which took place at CES 2020, AMD presented, among other things, new models of Ryzen 4000 and Radeon RX 5600 XT GPU. We also saw the world's first 64-core CPU from AMD, Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.