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Hands-on review: AMD Ryzen 7 7700X and Ryzen 9 7950X
Thu, 20th Oct 2022
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AMD has unleashed its Ryzen 7000 series desktop CPUs based on the company’s 5nm Zen 4 architecture. We were sent a Ryzen 7 7700X and a Ryzen 9 7950X to test.
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Apple announces M1 Ultra, its most powerful chip yet
Wed, 9th Mar 2022
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apple
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Apple announces M1 Ultra, a powerful chip with unprecedented performance and capabilities for the new Mac Studio.
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Hands-on review: Corsair H150i Elite LCD all-in-one CPU cooler
Fri, 4th Feb 2022
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gaming
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Corsair's H150i Elite LCD cooler is the first to support Intel's 12th gen CPUs, offering big cooling power in a hefty package.
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Hands-on review: ASUS TUF Gaming Z690-PLUS WIFI D4 motherboard
Fri, 3rd Dec 2021
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gaming
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cloud services
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reviews
Asus aims to make upgrading to an Intel 12th generation Alder Lake CPU a little easier on your pocket with the TUF Gaming Z690-PLUS WIFI D4 motherboard.
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Exploring the move from virtual machines to containerisation
Thu, 25th Nov 2021
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virtualisation
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storage
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bi
Containerisation is becoming the core technology for running business applications faster with greater reliability in the era of digital transformation.
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Hands-on review: PowerColor Red Devil AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT Ultimate
Thu, 4th Nov 2021
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gaming
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reviews
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As a card-carrying member of Team Green, can AMD’s Radeon RX 6900 XT graphics card convince Darren Price to switch to Team Red?.
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Intel unveils its 12th-Gen CPUs
Mon, 1st Nov 2021
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intel
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cpu
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motherboard
Intel reveals details of its new 12th-Gen Alder Lake CPUs and Z690 motherboard chipset, promising better performance and DDR5 compatibility.
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Hands-on review: Intel 11th-Gen Core i9-11900K and Core i5-11600K
Fri, 30th Apr 2021
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gaming
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Intel's 11th Gen Core S-series desktop processors, Rocket Lake-S, have been put to the test. Find out if they're worth the upgrade.
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Intel unleashes its 11th generation of desktop CPUs
Wed, 17th Mar 2021
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endpoint protection
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edr
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Reaching speeds of up to 5.3 gigahertz with Intel Thermal Velocity Boost, the Intel Core i9-11900K is aimed squarely at gamers and PC enthusiasts.
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Hands-on review: Intel Core i5-10600K and Core i9-10900K
Fri, 22nd May 2020
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pc hardware
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gaming
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reviews
The Core i5-10600K seems a good gaming CPU, whilst the Core i9-10900K is a real boost for multi-CPU applications.
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Intel creates 10th Gen vPro processors for 'next generation of business computing'
Mon, 18th May 2020
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endpoint protection
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edr
Intel has launched its 10th Generation vPro processors, designed to enhance remote working capabilities for businesses.
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ZombieLoad: Another batch of flaws affect Intel chips
Thu, 16th May 2019
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cloud services
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hyperscale
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public cloud
Intel-powered computers are facing a new vulnerability called 'ZombieLoad' WHERE id = which allows attackers to leak information from protected memory.
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Wave Computing adds MIPS32 microAptiv Cores to MIPS Open Program
Tue, 14th May 2019
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edge data centre
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cpu
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edge computing
The MIPS32 microAptiv core is a highly-efficient, compact, real-time solution for microcontrollers (MCU) and entry-level embedded market applications.
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Renesas develops 28nm MCU with virtualisation-assisted functions
Tue, 19th Feb 2019
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virtualisation
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cpu
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Renesas reveals cutting-edge automotive MCU, bolstering next-gen car control tech.
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Why NVMe is headed for the mainstream this year
Mon, 7th Jan 2019
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storage
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converged infrastructure
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cpu
NVMe revolutionises tech industry, promising faster data access and revenue boost for enterprises in 2019.
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We go hands-on with the ASUS ROG STRIX Z390 E-Gaming
Tue, 18th Dec 2018
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pc hardware
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reviews
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technology gifts
The ROG STRIX Z390-E Gaming is packed with surprises. No marketing messages, just solid features that work in the out of the box.
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Hands-on review: Intel Core i7 8086K Limited Edition
Mon, 19th Nov 2018
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gaming
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Whilst I’ve seen commemorative coins and stamps, I’ve never seen a commemorative CPU. Intel’s Core i7 8086K is exactly that.
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Hands-on review: Intel Core i7-8700K
Tue, 25th Sep 2018
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gaming
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Is upgrading to Intel’s 8th generation of CPUs a worthwhile investment? FutureFive’s Darren Price takes a look at the Intel Core i7-8700K.
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Flaw discovered in Intel chips, allows attackers to steal cloud data
Thu, 16th Aug 2018
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cpu
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spectre
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intel
New 'Foreshadow' flaw in Intel chips risks data theft, baffles Meltdown/Spectre fixes.
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Google Cloud Platform’s 96 vCPU is now commercially available
Wed, 21st Feb 2018
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cloud services
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hyperscale
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public cloud
Google Cloud Platform announced the general availability of Compute Engine machine types with 96 vCPUs and up to 624 GB of memory.
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Three telltale signs that your data center is in distress
Mon, 10th Apr 2017
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data centre cooling
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data centre maintenance / management
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power / energy
Is your data centre showing its age? Look out for limited space, inefficient cooling, and rising upkeep costs signalling an urgent need for modernisation.
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AMD unveils new 'Naples' CPU; claims it beats all competition
Thu, 16th Mar 2017
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servers
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cpu
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amd
AMD has launched its new high performance CPU for data centers and servers as the company continues to make strides in the market.
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Meet Kaby Lake: Intel uncovers its new 7th generation CPUs
Tue, 30th Aug 2016
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intel
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cpu
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10-core cpu
Still salivating, we've now got the good oil on the rest of Intel's new 7th-generation CPU range, codenamed Kaby Lake.
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The great race to power machine learning
Wed, 29th Jun 2016
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ovum
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Since the birth of the modern era of computing there has been an arms race between CPU microprocessor manufacturers.