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Intel Xe DG1-SDV GPU - New Info and Photos

Bart Swiatek, 10 January 2020, 14:19

Intel presented photos of its first design based on the Xe architecture. The company also provided some information about the individual model that will go on the market.

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

Jiker, 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.

AMD Chases Intel, Holding Nearly 40% of CPU Market

Jiker, 03 January 2020, 11:51

With the latest moves, AMD is quickly closing in on Intel. According to PassMark, the Ryzen manufacturer already has almost 40% of the CPU market share. There are many indications that the difference will be diminishing in the coming months, and many believe that AMD will eventually overtake the competition.

Intel Core i9-10900K is i9-9900K With Two Extra Cores

Bart Swiatek, 02 January 2020, 12:14

Slides from Intel's internal documentation, dedicated to the flagship CPU of the upcoming Comet Lake-S line - i9-10900K, have leaked into the web. Everything seems to indicate that the main advantage of this computing unit compared to its predecessor, i9-9900K, will be two additional cores. Performance gains in single-threaded applications are not impressive.

Intel Core i9-10900K CPU With 10 Cores and Clock up to 5.3 GHz

Bart Swiatek, 30 December 2019, 11:55

New information about Intel's Comet Lake-S series processors has been released online. We learned their specifics and the list of supported functions, including several novelties.

Intel Dispels Doubt: We Won't Abandon 10nm

Bart Swiatek, 16 December 2019, 12:43

Venkata S.M. Renduchintala, Intel's chief engineer and president of the TSCG Group, said that the company does not intend to abandon the 10nm manufacturing process, which had been a source of considerable problems for years.

New Problem for Intel - Zombieload Vulnerability in Cascade Lake CPU

Bart Swiatek, 13 November 2019, 10:29

Researchers working for several European organisations and universities have revealed another variant of the Zombieload gap. An attack using it enables one to steal information after several dozen seconds of contact with the computer. Vulnerability to this type of hack was detected in Intel processors (also new units from the Cascade Lake line).

Core i9 10000 vs AMD Ryzen 3000 - 10 Cores and 20 Threads in Intel's 10th Gen

Laty, 05 November 2019, 13:38

Intel prepares a response to the successful AMD Ryzen 3000 Series CPU and develops its own 10th generation chipsets with more cores and threads. The new processors will use LGA 1200 socket and Intel 400 Series chipset.

First Power Up and Use of an Intel Xe GPU

Paul Wozniak, 27 October 2019, 00:06

Intel CEO Bob Swan announced that the company has powered up and launched a GPU using the Xe architecture for the first time. However, we do not know how the device performed in tests, but Intel has already announced that in 2021 we will see 7 nm GPUs on the market.

10th-gen Intel Core i3 CPU Will Support Multithreading

qjin, 14 October 2019, 21:52

It looks like Intel's cheaper 10th generation processors, including even Core i3, will finally support multithreading. Until now, Hyper-Threading (HT) technology has been reserved only for more expensive models. Is this another response to AMD's moves?

Intel Xe GPU Expected to Debut in Mid-2020

Bart Swiatek, 04 October 2019, 11:41

Raja Koduri, head of Intel's graphics technology division, suggested on Twitter that dedicated Intel Xe graphics cards will be introduced next June.

Not Only AMD. Intel Equally Guilty of Misleading Advertisements

Bart Swiatek, 06 September 2019, 21:16

Intel has prepared a marketing presentation in which it highlights the advantages of its processors in real-world applications. Slides were created on the basis of statistics that have very little relevance to the topic.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Sells Better Than Intel's Entire 9th Generation

Bart Swiatek, 02 September 2019, 11:21

Sales statistics of the German online store show that AMD has completely dominated Intel in the local market. This situation persists for the second consecutive month.

Google and Twitter Switch to AMD EPYC CPU

Paul Wozniak, 08 August 2019, 18:23

AMD has announced that Google and Twitter will use its latest EPYC Rome processors built in 7 nm architecture.

SWAPGS - New Vulnerability Detected in Intel Processors

Bart Swiatek, 08 August 2019, 17:57

BitDefender experts have found another CPU security gap, dubbed as SWAPGS. The problem is likely to be limited to Intel CPUs of Ivy Bridge generation or later, although some researchers suggest that AMD products may also be susceptible to the exploit.

Intel Reveals 10th-gen Mobile CPU

Conrad Hazi, 01 August 2019, 15:39

Today, Intel officially announced the specs of eleven new CPUs for notebooks. The new tenth generation chips will be manufactured in the 10 nm process and equipped with Intel Iris Plus (Gen11) graphics chips.

Intel: 7nm Manufacturing Process Will be Complete in 2021

Bart Swiatek, 19 July 2019, 11:51

Bob Swan, President of Intel, announced that in 2021 the company's first 7nm litography processors are expected to be available. We also learned more details about the reasons behind the problems with the development of the 10nm technological process.

AMD Sells More CPUs in Korea and Japan than Intel

Conrad Hazi, 16 July 2019, 12:39

Although not even ten days have passed since the launch of the new Ryzen 3000 series processors, the sales of AMD products have already managed to go through the roof and overtake the demand for Intel products in several important Asian markets.

Intel Prepares 10-core Core i9-10900KF; Prices Revealed

Conrad Hazi, 10 July 2019, 23:50

A list of all tenth generation Intel Core CPUs has been published on a certain Chinese tech forum. The most powerful model is the Core i9-10900KF, which looks like a very strong competitor to the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

Ryzen 7 3700X Matches i9-9900K; Ryzen 9 3900X Bests Threadripper 2950X

Conrad Hazi, 04 July 2019, 18:15

The first results of AMD Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 9 3900X CPUs have appeared and on the 3DMark benchmark website. Both chipsets are scheduled to go on sale on July 7. The weaker model of the two matches the performance of Intel Core i9-9900K and the stronger that of the Threadripper 2950X, which has 4 cores more.

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Faster Than Intel i9-9900KF in Test

Arkadiusz Dziermanski, 01 July 2019, 16:51

Intel has another reason to fear competition from AMD. Ryzen 5 3600 beat Intel's flagship i9-9900KF in a single thread performance benchmark. This is all the more surprising because Intel chipsets usually dominate this test, and Ryzen 5 3600 is a middle class CPU.

Intel Aware of the Power of New Ryzens

Conrad Hazi, 27 June 2019, 23:07

An internal memo from Intel leaked to the Internet, concernning how the company perceives the competition from AMD and what actions it plans to take in the nearest future. It caused a lot of commotion on the Internet and an avalanche of negative comments from Intel's employees.

Intel Likely to Lower CPU Prices Before the Launch of AMD Ryzen 3000

Agnes Adamus, 21 June 2019, 23:34

All indications are that Intel is gearing up to lower the prices of all its eighth and ninth generation processors. This is to be a response to the latest Ryzen 3000 series from AMD, which will appear on the market on July 7 this year.

Intel Ice Lake and AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs in CPU-Z benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 17 June 2019, 20:34

Wccftech reports, citing a post on a Chinese hardware forum, that in single-thread performance tests, Intel processor based on 3.7 GHz Sunny Cove architecture achieves a slightly better result than the Ryzen 7 3800X, whose core operates at 4.7 GHz.

Intel Challenges AMD: „Beat Us In Real Games”

Bart Swiatek, 10 June 2019, 11:30

Intel's Jon Carvill decided to challenge the competitive AMD corporation - he believes that the Ryzen 3000 series CPU will not be able to receive the crown of the „best gaming processor”.

Intel Ice Lake CPU Laptops in Next Few Months

Sin, 29 May 2019, 11:00

New architecture and improved performance are the features of the 10th generation Intel Core Ice Lake processors. Will the great promises of the company be fulfilled? We'll find out soon enough.

New Snapdragon 8cx Claimed to be Faster Than Intel Core i5

Bart Swiatek, 28 May 2019, 14:10

Well-known mobile processor manufacturer Qualcomm has announced that its new laptop CPU is performing better than Intel's Core i5-8250U in benchmarks. The chip will be introduced to the market in 2020 on computers manufactured by Lenovo.

Intel Unveils Core i9-9900KS and Ice Lake's Benchmarks

Conrad Hazi, 27 May 2019, 14:06

Intel surprised everyone and introduced the new powerful Core i9-9900KS processor at the beginning of this year's Computex. In addition, the company boasted the performance of their 10 nm Ice Lake processors.

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 and Intel Will Lose on Huawei's Problems

Bart Swiatek, 21 May 2019, 13:25

Goldman Sachs' analysts presented a list of American companies that will be affected by the ban on trade with the Chinese company Huawei. The list includes many entities associated with our industry, such as AMD, Intel, Microsoft or Nvidia.

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.

Intel Xe Cards With Hardware Ray Tracing Support

Bart Swiatek, 06 May 2019, 12:29

Intel Xe graphics cards will have hardware support for the ray tracing technology. The company also informed that the first systems of this type will be designed for workstations.

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.

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.

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.

Intel Lays Off Common Employees, Hires a Pro From Nvidia

ElMundo, 01 April 2019, 14:59

One of the biggest producers of hardware components – Intel – plans to lay off several hundred people from two of its offices. What's more, Tom Petersen, one of Nvidia's top workers is going to join the company.

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.

Humble Neptunia Bundle and Other News

Milosz Szubert, 27 February 2019, 15:33

Here's what's in store for you today in our daily batch of news: Humble Bundle with Neptunia games and new drivers from Intel and AMD.

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.

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.

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.