Rumor: Intel Has Pushed 10nm Cannon Lake Back to 2018

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Intel’s new 10nm Cannon Lake CPUs may be delayed back into 2018, but the sourcing for this rumor is pretty dubious.

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Intel’s ‘New’ 8th Generation Processors are Built on Kaby Lake, Add Additional Cores

Intel’s 8th generation Core family launches today, and unlike previous generations, it shakes up Intel’s product positioning significantly.

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Details Leak on Intel’s Upcoming Ice Lake CPU, 10nm Schedule

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Details on Intel’s next-next-generation chip have leaked. Say hello to Ice Lake.

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Threadripper Review: AMD’s 16-core 1950X Rips Through Intel’s Core i9

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AMD’s Threadripper 1950X takes on Intel’s Core i9-7900X in a four-digit grudge match at the top of the market. After a decade away, AMD has a lot to prove when it comes to this space.

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Rumor: Intel’s Coffee Lake Could Shake Up Core i3 Family

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Intel’s Coffee Lake is already expected to bump up core counts for the Core i7 and i5 families, but there are rumors the Core i3 will also get a boost.

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Intel’s Ruler SSDs Can Cram 1 Petabyte into a Single Server Rack

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Unsurprisingly, Intel’s new SSDs in the Ruler form factor are shaped like a ruler.

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Asrock Confirms Intel’s Coffee Lake CPUs Will Require New Motherboard

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Given that Intel’s upcoming Coffee Lake CPUs are based on the third generation of its 14nm technology, there was some question as to whether they’d be supported by Intel’s 100 and 200-series chipsets. The answer, according to Asrock, is no.

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Intel’s Upcoming 12-Core CPU May Clock Well Below AMD’s Threadripper

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Intel’s upcoming 12-core chip is rumored to be coming in at a substantially lower clock compared with its 10-core Core i9-7900X or AMD’s Threadripper. If this proves true, it may be difficult for the Core i9-7920X to match the competition.

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Intel X299 Overheating Problem Implicates Skylake-X Design

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Last week, we reported Intel’s X299 chipset might have an overheating problem. We now know it’s not just limited to the X299. Skylake-X has issues as well, even under absolutely perfect conditions.

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Major Hyper-Threading Flaw Destabilizes Intel Kaby Lake, Skylake CPUs

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A recent flaw discovered in Intel’s Hyper-Threading can cause system instabilities or crashes. Debian recommends disabling HT until appropriate UEFI updates are available (and the flaw can affect all operating systems, including Windows).

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Intel Launches Core i9 X-Series CPUs, 10-Core Available Now, 18 in October

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Intel’s new Core i9 CPU family and its X-Series of processors are both available for preorder today, with shipments expected on June 26.

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Intel Core i7-7740K Shatters Overclocking Records, Hits 7.5GHz Thanks to Liquid Helium

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Intel’s new Kaby Lake-X CPUs have shattered world overclocking records when tested on liquid helium.

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Thunderbolt Goes Royalty-Free as Intel Repositions It to Boost Adoption

Intel’s future Thunderbolt standard will be royalty-free and open to other companies should they wish to design their own controllers. That’s a major change from how Intel has deployed the technology over the last few years.

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Intel Will Rebrand Xeons, Preps Gold, Platinum Workstation Processors

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Intel’s shaking up its Xeon branding with a new branding scheme. New chip introductions and capabilities may not be far behind.

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Intel Optane Review Roundup: Next-Generation Memory Standard Earns Lukewarm Reception

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Intel’s new Optane drives, based on 3DXPoint memory, are finally available, but the consumer performance may not be quite what enthusiasts had hoped.

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AMD’s Ryzen 5 1500X and 1600X reviewed: Taking the fight against Intel to the midrange market

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Five weeks ago, AMD blew a hole in Intel’s high-end desktop pricing with the launch of Ryzen 7. Today, Ryzen 5 is hoping to do the same thing to Intel’s Core i5 / i7 market.

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Intel CEO admits to industry-wide conspiracy to slow CPU advances, kill frequency boosts

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Taped remarks, smuggled from an investor meeting with Intel’s CEO Brian Krzanich, just rewrote decades of computer history. Everything you think you know is wrong. The real story? It’s inside.

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Intel launches Optane memory with cache acceleration for PCs

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Intel’s new Optane cache drives, based on its 3DXPoint memory technology, are finally up for pre-order. Performance gains from adding a cache drive are impressive, and the drives themselves are quite affordable in absolute terms.

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AMD announces, details its new Ryzen 5 mainstream CPU family

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AMD’s Ryzen 5 looks poised to tear into Intel’s midrange market with a vengeance.

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Intel releases specs for first Optane SSD, new drive should pack a wallop

The specs on Intel’s first Optane SSD, the P4800X. Details and analysis inside.

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