News tagged ‘intel’
Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012
Intel plans to launch its next generation of Atom processors, which are based on 22nm microarchitecture, as early as Q4 of this year. According to CPU World, these 22nm chips are named 'Silvermont' and are intended to replace Intel's current generation of 32nm 'Clover Trail' chips
Thursday, 23 Aug 2012
More details of Intel's upcoming Haswell architecture has emerged, according to CPU World who reported on the package options that we can expect to see on this new generation of processors based on this new architecture.
Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012
Victor Poor, a pioneer microprocessor engineer, passed away last Friday at age 79, following his battle with pancreatic cancer. His work in Intel lead to the creation of the 8008 and 8088 microprocessor families that became the foundation for Intel's creation of the modern x86 CPU.
Friday, 17 Aug 2012
The new Rapid Storage Technology (RST) driver has been released by Intel. It will enable TRIM for Intel SSDs in RAID configurations; however, the driver is only supported on Intel Z77 Express chipset-based systems that are operating on Windows 7.
Monday, 13 Aug 2012
Intel is turning to wireless charging to improve on the attractiveness of its mobile offerings. Intel hopes to introduce this in Intel-powered Ultrabooks and smartphones by the second half of 2013.
Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012
Intel is rumored to be working on new SSD specifications for ultrabook applications. The new set of specifications is allegedly named Next Generation Form Factor (NGFF) and Intel aims to replace the existing mSATA SSD specifications due to its storage capacity limitations.
Friday, 3 Aug 2012
Futuremark has announced that Acer, Intel, Qualcomm, and SingTel-Optus have joined its Benchmark Development Program to create a new 3D Mark gaming benchmark for Android-based tablets and smartphones.
Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012
ASUS has just announced the local availability of its ROG Maximus V Formula motherboard, based on the Intel Z77 Express chipset, with its exclusive Fusion Thermo hybrid water and air-cooled heatsink for the CPU VRM components. Read on to find out about the board's technical and pricing details.
According to DonanimHaber, Intel is preparing to launch its Core i7-3970X Extreme Edition in Q4 in its efforts to refresh its Sandy Bridge-E offerings. This new CPU is expected to replace the current Core i7-3960X. Read on for further details about this new processor.
Friday, 13 Jul 2012
Designed to capitalize on the performance capabilities of the Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge processor families, the memory kit features the same heat shield as the Viper III, so thermal protection is still provided even during long and demanding gaming sessions.