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Report: Don't hold your breath for Intel chipsets with USB 3.0 in 2011
— 4:47 PM on July 7, 2010

Last October, we learned via an unofficial report that Intel wouldn't add native USB 3.0 support to its chipsets until 2011. According to the...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Could Intel's next chipsets drop PCI support?
— 9:51 AM on June 25, 2010

Intel has had no qualms about producing chipsets without ATA/100 support for the past four years or so, forcing motherboard makers to rely on third-party...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Report: USB 3.0 not coming to Intel chipsets until 2012
— 11:53 AM on June 4, 2010

TechEye has received word from Gigabyte that Intel's "USB 3.0 chipset" has been delayed until 2012. This presumably refers to core-logic chipsets with...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets

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AMD chipsets said to be in short supply
— 10:54 AM on May 18, 2010

Last year's 40-nm graphics processor shortage is still having repercussions. DigiTimes reports that supply of AMD's 55-nm chipsets is now running tight as a...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets

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Asus, Gigabyte, and MSI tackle AMD's 890FX chipset
— 1:39 PM on April 29, 2010

With 44 Gen2 PCIe lanes and six 6Gbps SATA ports, AMD's new 890FX may be the finest high-end chipset on the market. Join us...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Report: 6-series Intel chipsets coming in early 2011
— 9:59 AM on April 9, 2010

You know the saying: where there's smoke, there's fire. DigiTimes claims to have learned of Intel's schedule for upcoming 6-series chipsets. This schedule likely...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets

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JooJoo tablet has silly name, Ion graphics
— 6:00 AM on March 12, 2010

Engadget has been scouring filings with the FCC again, and the site has come across evidence that Fusion Garage's upcoming JooJoo tablet features...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets Personal tech

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AMD's 890GX integrated graphics chipset
— 12:30 PM on March 2, 2010

AMD's 890GX chipset features a hopped-up Radeon HD 4290 graphics core and an all-new SB850 south bridge with a 6Gbps Serial ATA controller. We've

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Report: AMD readies 890GX launch for next month
— 8:59 AM on February 24, 2010

We can still look forward to AMD 890GX motherboards in May, according to the latest report by DigiTimes. The story says AMD will officially...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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vPro spreads to Core i3, i5, i7 processors
— 5:03 PM on February 4, 2010

Good news, IT admins. Intel has announced a new vPro platform, this time bringing its suite of management and monitoring technologies to systems based...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets

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Intel's Core i3 and i5 dual-core processors
— 3:48 AM on January 4, 2010

Intel's Nehalem microarchitecture has gone entirely mainstream with the arrival of the dual-core processors code-named Clarkdale. This release also marks two major milestones: the...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Chipsets

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Ion is too big, too expensive, Intel suggests
— 10:56 AM on December 23, 2009

Nvidia's Ion integrated graphics chipset has grabbed a healthy number of design wins this year. And according to the rumor mill, Nvidia will...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets

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Intel's next-gen Atom arrives in Asus' Eee PC 1005PE netbook
— 11:01 PM on December 20, 2009

Intel didn't intend for its Atom CPU to revolutionize the ultraportable notebook market, but it happened anyway. Today, the next-gen "Pine Trail" Atom platform debuts...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Chipsets Mobile computing

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Via's Nano gets a DirectX 10.1 chipset
— 1:48 PM on December 10, 2009

Ever since Via subsidiary S3 Graphics started rolling out DirectX 10.1-compliant Chrome graphics processors, we've been quietly wondering when the same technology would show...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets

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GPU acceleration comes to Flash video
— 11:08 PM on December 7, 2009

At long last, playback of Flash videos on YouTube, Hulu, and elsewhere can be GPU-accelerated. Join us as we take three different low-power...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Chipsets

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Report: New AMD desktop platforms coming in May
— 11:03 AM on November 4, 2009

AMD may no longer have the high-end power-efficiency crown, but it's nevertheless cooking up a pair of new desktop platforms. So writes DigiTimes,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets

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Intel may not add USB 3.0 to chipsets until 2011
— 1:10 PM on October 26, 2009

Today, adding USB 3.0 support to a motherboard involves buying a third-party controller. And things may stay that way for the next year and a...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Intel graphics drivers employ questionable 3DMark Vantage optimizations
— 11:02 AM on October 12, 2009

Intel's latest graphics drivers for Windows 7 appear to violate Futuremark's optimization guidelines for 3DMark Vantage. We investigate, and make some interesting discoveries in...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Chipsets

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