Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016
A microcode update from Intel will shut down support for non-K overclocking via base clock adjustments on Skylake CPUs. This means that manufacturers like ASRock have also had to roll back features like Sky OC that provided budget users with a more affordable entry into the overclocking game.
Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016
To obliterate the common misconception that AMD processors run hot and noisy, AMD has re-engineered the stock CPU cooler and came up with the Wraith and 95W Quiet Thermal Solution coolers. Oh, and the processors will also sport a new packaging too.
Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016
AMD has just launched three new FM2+ desktop processors, and has also revised the pricing of its other desktop processor models. Find out all the details here.
Friday, 29 Jan 2016
Manufacturers are starting to roll out fixes to kill the Intel Skylake bug that caused systems to crash while running complex workloads. ASRock is one of the first vendors to step up to the plate with a BIOS update for all its Intel 100 series motherboards.
Monday, 25 Jan 2016
According to a The Motley Fool report, Intel is planning to name its third, 10nm processor series as Tigerlake. Read more about the chip maker’s plans with its move to fabricate transistors at this lower scale.
Friday, 22 Jan 2016
At CES 2016, ASRock unveiled motherboards that would enable locked multiplier CPUs to be overclocked on even non-Z170 motherboards. But while this sounds like a great development for gamers on a budget, there are still a handful of significant risks and trade-offs to be aware of.
Thursday, 21 Jan 2016
TSMC has laid out an ambitious roadmap to help it gain an edge in the foundry wars, including plans to begin production of 10nm chips this year, and 5nm by 2020.
Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016
Intel wants to make business computing, a streamlined and hassle-free experience by leveraging on its 6th generation vPro enterprise platform. With both hardware and software services, Intel also aims to reduce the overall cost of implementing such services. Uncover more details about this platform refresh here.
Thursday, 14 Jan 2016
Samsung has officially announced that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset will be built using its 14nm LPP process. The first consumer devices powered by the Snapdragon 820 processors will be available in the first half of this year.
Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016
A bug with Intel's entire range of Skylake processors may cause your system to freeze or crash when calculating prime numbers or running other compute-intensive workloads.