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12-Core Ryzen 3000 @5 GHz in Turbo Mode

Bart Swiatek, 24 May 2019, 14:47

The leaks acquired by AdoredTV channel suggest that the 12-core processor from the Ryzen 3000 series will boast a 5 GHz clock in Turbo mode. On the other hand, the 16-core unit, after overclocking, achieves a very good result in the Cinebench R15 benchmark.

Intel CPU Performance Drops After Fixing MDS Vulnerability

Bart Swiatek, 22 May 2019, 11:15

Phoronix editors tested the performance of processors after installing updates to fix security vulnerabilities detected so far, including the recently released MDS exploits. The results are not satisfactory.

AMD Confirms: New Ryzens and Radeons Coming This Year

Bart Swiatek, 16 May 2019, 13:50

During the recent investor call, AMD confirmed that its new products - Navi graphics cards and Ryzen 3000 processors - will be launched in the third quarter of this year.

ASUS and ASRock AM4 Motherboards Will Support Ryzen 3000

Bart Swiatek, 13 May 2019, 11:26

ASUS and ASRock have confirmed that they are preparing BIOS updates for older AM4 motherboards to work with the new AMD processors Ryzen 3000.

New Leaks Confirm AMD Ryzen 3000 Specs

Conrad Hazi, 10 May 2019, 14:00

New leaks concerning the specs of the new AMD Ryzen 3000 have surfaced on the web. TUM_APISAK, a user known for revealing rumors that have a tendency to turn out to be true, reports that the engineering samples of the new chips have a base clock speed of 3.3-GHz, and 4.2-GHz in boost mode.

Intel Reveals 10 and 7nm CPU Details, Including Launch Dates

ElMundo, 09 May 2019, 14:43

During the meeting with investors, Intel shared the plans on the development of its processor line and other products. They show that the first CPU produced in 10 nm will be launched later this year, and in 2021 the company will start manufacturing CPUs in the 7 nm process.

Ryzen 9 3800X, Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 5 3600X - Specification Leaked

Konrad Serafinski, 05 May 2019, 14:26

The specification of new CPUs from AMD has leaked to the web. Ryzen 9 3800X, Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 5 3600X have appeared in the Turkish online store's offer (and have already disappeared from it).

AMD Announces Gold Editions of Radeon VII and Ryzen 7 2700X

Bart Swiatek, 30 April 2019, 22:36

AMD announced special versions of two of its products - the Radeon VII graphics card and the Ryzen 7 2700X CPU. Both will be anniversary models and will be launch in connection with the company's 50th birthday. In addition, buyers will also receive two free games as a gift.

Intel: CPU shortages Will Last Until Q3 2019

Bart Swiatek, 29 April 2019, 14:22

During a conference, Intel CEO Robert Swan admitted that the problems with the supply of Intel's CPUs will continue until the third quarter of this year.

Ryzen 3000 Clocks at 4.5 GHz, Leaks on X570 Motherboards

Bart Swiatek, 29 April 2019, 13:11

TechSpot reports that motherboard manufacturers have received test copies of Ryzen 3000 processors. The units are to be clocked at 4.5 GHz and have about 15% better performance than the previous generation. We also have leaks about the X570 chipset.

Intel's 10nm Desktop CPUs Only in 2022?

ElMundo, 25 April 2019, 13:42

Infographics presenting Intel's plans for the upcoming generations of CPUs have appeared on the web. They show that desktop CPUs produced in a 10-nanometer technological process can appear no earlier than 2022.

AMD Celebrates 50 Years with Ryzen 7 2700X 50th Anniversary Edition

ElMundo, 17 April 2019, 15:11

AMD will soon release a special version of the Ryzen 7 2700X processor to celebrate the company's 50th anniversary.

PS5 with AMD Zen 2 Processor and AMD Navi Graphics with Ray Tracing

Christian Pieniazek, 17 April 2019, 13:23

PlayStation 5 is going to be equipped with AMD hardware. Sony revealed that console is capable of running games in 8K resolution and even use the Ray Tracing technology.

TSMC: 5-nm Lithography Coming Next Year

ElMundo, 08 April 2019, 15:59

The world's largest manufacturer of semiconductors and integrated circuits - TSMC - has announced that next year, the company will be ready to introduce a new, 5-nm production process.

Intel Reveals Xeon Platinum CPU With 56 Cores

ElMundo, 03 April 2019, 22:28

During Intel Data Center Innovation Day 2019, Intel has revealed new CPUs from the server-dedicated Intel Xeon Platinum family. The top model, marked as 9282, offers as much as 56 cores.

Ryzen 3000 Debut on Computex Along With AMD Navi?

Bart Swiatek, 02 April 2019, 16:40

AMD's Ryzen 3000 CPU will most likely be revealed during this year's Computex fair in Taiwan. According to rumors, another thing to be presented during the event will be the Navi series GPUs.

AMD CPUs Non-susceptible to Spoiler Exploit

Bart Swiatek, 18 March 2019, 16:31

AMD informed that its CPUs are resistant to the recently-discovered dangerous exploit known as Spoiler, which makes it possible to steal sensitive data from the CPU's cache.

CPU Prices Will Hold Due to Intel's Problems

Bart Swiatek, 12 March 2019, 15:06

According to a report by Digitimes, Q2 2019 will not see any improvement in terms of Intel CPU availability. Supply problems may affect not only the popular i5 series but also i3 models.

Ryzen 3000 CPU Models and Prices Leaked

Bart Swiatek, 04 March 2019, 16:38

One of the Singaporean stores has accidentally revealed the possible prices of Ryzen 3000 series CPUs. While the info is not confirmed, it does match the data that leaked last December.

Intel Pentium Gold G5620 - a Budget 4 GHz CPU

ElMundo, 20 February 2019, 17:02

In recent years, Pentium became the synonym for affordable desktop and laptop CPUs, exhibiting passable performance. The latest model, the G5620, appears to be an interesting marriage of good price and relevant performance.

Head of MSI: Intel's problems are also our problems

ElMundo, 21 January 2019, 19:07

In the face of Intel's problems and the uncertain commercial situation due to the conflict between the USA and China, the high-tech industry has recently experienced a number of turbulences.

Intel: iGPU-free processors at the same price as fully-fledged models

ElMundo, 18 January 2019, 23:56

A few days ago, Intel introduced a new set of ninth generation processors and most of those is devoid of integrated graphics. Unfortunately, their prices are not lower.

Get Division 2 for free with AMD Ryzen processor

ElMundo, 18 January 2019, 23:48

AMD has launched the latest promotion in which buyers of selected Ryzen processors will receive a free copy of The Division 2.

AMD Ryzen 3000 has the same performance as Core i9 9900K

Conrad Hazi, 09 January 2019, 22:52

At CES 2019, AMD unveiled a new processor model called Ryzen 3000. The chip has a new architecture similar to last year's Zen 2, and its computing cores will be produced using a 7-nanometer process.

Intel announces new 9th Gen CPUs

ElMundo, 08 January 2019, 13:40

Intel has announced seven new 9th Gen CPUs, most without an integrated GPU but with an unlocked multiplier.

Ryzen 3000 series leak from Russia

ElMundo, 03 January 2019, 14:16

A huge leak reveals the specs of new Ryzen 3000 series CPUs, an official presentation may take place during CES 2019.

New processors no longer supported on Windows 7 and 8.1

luckie, 14 April 2017, 19:17

Do you own an Intel Kaby Lake or AMD Ryzen processor? If so, you should also be using Windows 10. Otherwise, your OS is no longer going to receive important security updates.