News tagged ‘cpu’
Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012
AMD is reportedly going to launch three FX series processors in March. The top-of-the-line CPU in this lineup is AMD FX-8140 (3.2GHz, 4.1GHz Max. Turbo) that is an eight-core CPU while the other two are six-core AMD FX-6120 (3.5GHz, 4.1GHz MT) and quad-core AMD FX-4150 (3.9GHz, 4.1GHz MT).
Friday, 10 Feb 2012
Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a way for collaboration between the CPU and GPU during the execution of programs, allowing their computing performance to be increased by over 20%.
Thursday, 19 Jan 2012
Hardcore overclockers can do what they do best now with the blessings of Intel. The chipmaker has just announced its Performance Tuning Protection Plan (PTPP) that is an extended warranty plan to replace an eligible processor, damaged from overclocking.
Thursday, 5 Jan 2012
Four Intel engineers were arrested by Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) for allegedly selling engineering samples of Intel CPUs on eBay.
Thursday, 29 Dec 2011
According to DigiTimes, Intel is set to launch its Ivy Bridge processors on or around April 8 next year. The company is expected to launch a total of 25 processors: 17 of them are desktop models while the remaining eight are for notebook and ultrabook use.
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011
The prices of Intel's desktop Ivy Bridge CPUs have been revealed and it seems that they do not deviate much from the prices of their current Sandy Bridge processors.
Friday, 16 Dec 2011
Microsoft has released hotfixes for Windows 7-based and Windows Server 2008 R2-based systems that feature the AMD Bulldozer processors. These hotfixes are suppose to optimize the performance of Bulldozer CPUs on these systems.
Thursday, 8 Dec 2011
Following the recent revelation of the details of the Ivy Bridge desktop processors, another leak has ensued. The product details of the mobile versions of the Ivy Bridge CPU have emerged.
Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011
The detailed lineup of Ivy Bridge desktop CPUs have been revealed and we should expect to see eleven new processors with their impending launch in March 2012.
Monday, 21 Nov 2011
This is the stuff science fiction is made of: a computer processor from MIT that attempts to mimic our human brain by learning to deal with new information.