Friday, 12 Feb 2016

Leaked: The upcoming AMD Zen CPU will feature up to 32 cores in a pair of 16-core modules!

Leaked: The upcoming AMD Zen CPU will feature up to 32 cores in a pair of 16-core modules!

According to The Tech Report, the upcoming AMD Zen CPU will feature up to 32 cores in a pair of 16-core modules. Read on for more of its hardware specifications.

HP aims to eliminate screen tear by offering FreeSync on its AMD-based laptops

HP aims to eliminate screen tear by offering FreeSync on its AMD-based laptops

HP hopes to eliminate the effects of screen tear by offering FreeSync support on its AMD-based laptops. Find out which of its devices will feature this variable display refresh rate technology.

Apple reportedly chose TSMC to manufacture chips for the iPhone 7

Apple reportedly chose TSMC to manufacture chips for the iPhone 7

The Electronic Times reports that the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) secured a deal with Apple to build the chips for use in the iPhone 7.

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

Future Intel chips may favor reduced power instead of increased performance

Future Intel chips may favor reduced power instead of increased performance

If comments by Intel this past week are to be believed, we may be heading toward a paradigm shift in computing where new chips feature significantly reduced power consumption at the expense of performance.

No more non-K overclocking: Intel closes loophole with microcode update for Skylake CPUs

No more non-K overclocking: Intel closes loophole with microcode update for Skylake CPUs

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

AMD will roll out new ultra-quiet Wraith and Quiet Thermal Solution CPU coolers

AMD will roll out new ultra-quiet Wraith and Quiet Thermal Solution CPU coolers

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 unveils three new desktop processors, revises pricing for other processors

AMD unveils three new desktop processors, revises pricing for other processors

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

Intel Skylake prime numbers bug squashed with BIOS update (Updated)

Intel Skylake prime numbers bug squashed with BIOS update (Updated)

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

Rumor: Intel's third 10nm CPU may be known as Tigerlake

Rumor: Intel's third 10nm CPU may be known as Tigerlake

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

Overclocking on a non-Z170 chipset may not be quite worthwhile after all (Updated)

Overclocking on a non-Z170 chipset may not be quite worthwhile after all (Updated)

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.

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