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Trusted source confirms soldered-on Broadwell CPUs
— 4:50 PM on January 10, 2013

Back in November, PC Watch claimed that Intel would ditch socketed CPUs...

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Process tweaks and power management define AMD's Richland APU
— 1:27 PM on January 10, 2013

Starting early this year, AMD will begin replacing its Trinity APUs with new models based on Richland. This new APU uses the same basic silicon...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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New details, early benchmark data revealed for 15W Kabini APU
— 11:31 AM on January 10, 2013

Earlier this week at CES, AMD unveiled its 2013 mobile and desktop processor roadmap. One of the processors up the company's sleeve is Kabini,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Slim Thermaltake Nic CPU cooler steers clear of DIMM slots
— 3:39 PM on January 8, 2013

One of the biggest problems with using an aftermarket CPU cooler is finding one that won't hang over your motherboard's DIMM slots. Larger coolers...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Cooling

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AMD shares latest mobile, desktop roadmap
— 10:42 PM on January 7, 2013

At CES this afternoon, AMD shared fresh details about its mobile and desktop roadmap for 2013. The company revealed specs for Kabini and Temash, two...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Atom SoCs heading to cheaper smartphones, faster tablets
— 6:06 PM on January 7, 2013

Intel talked about more than ultrabooks at its CES press conference today. The firm also unveiled a new wrinkle in its smartphone strategy: a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Intel reveals 7W Ivy Bridge CPUs, convertible Haswell ultrabook
— 5:17 PM on January 7, 2013

Intel's CES press conference just wrapped up, and in it the firm revealed a number of details about not only its next-generation PC platforms, but...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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11.6-inch Vizio tablet taps AMD APU
— 10:42 AM on January 7, 2013

AMD announced the tablet-centric Z-60 APU back in October, but it didn't have any design wins to discuss at the time. Now, Vizio...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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New Zbox systems get Ivy Bridge, desktop GeForce
— 8:00 AM on January 7, 2013

This week's news will be filled with product news from CES. The Consumer Electronics Show doesn't begin officially until Tuesday, but press releases are...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Systems

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Lower-power Ivy chips coming to 'select' systems
— 6:00 AM on January 4, 2013

Remember those rumors about lower-wattage Ivy Bridge processors possibly showing up before the Haswell launch? Well, they're not rumors anymore. We now have confirmation—or...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Rumor: AMD to drop Vision branding
— 10:10 AM on December 28, 2012

AMD's branding initiatives don't have a terribly good track record. Remember Better By Design? Or the AMD Live! push? Yeah, probably not. Even...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Systems

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AMD loses another top chip exec to Samsung
— 10:00 AM on December 27, 2012

Another high-placed AMD chip executive has jumped ship. According to a report by AllThingsD, 25-year AMD veteran Michael Goddard has quietly left his post...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Rumor: 95W AMD FX-8300 due later this week
— 10:09 AM on December 26, 2012

AMD's FX-8350 processor is a relatively solid performer for the price, but it has two notable downsides: sub-par gaming performance and high power consumption....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Acer Clover Trail tablet benchmarked
— 12:28 PM on December 21, 2012

Windows 8 tablets based on Intel's Clover Trail Atom processors are finally here, and Anand Lal Shimpi over at AnandTech has benchmarked one of...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Asus downplays Intel's rumored switch to BGA CPUs
— 9:59 AM on December 21, 2012

Are we all doomed if Intel transitions away from socketed processor packages on the desktop, as rumored? Not quite, according to Asus VP and...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Leaked slide unmasks next-gen Tegra SoC
— 11:22 AM on December 18, 2012

About a year has passed since Nvidia revealed its Tegra 3 SoC to the world. Rumor has it the firm will lift the curtain...

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Analyst: Intel should open up fabs to Apple
— 9:53 AM on December 17, 2012

The idea of Intel manufacturing Apple's proprietary A-series chips isn't new—the rumor mill broached the subject a year a and half ago. According to...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Report: Via SoC to anchor $99-149 Asus tablet
— 11:46 AM on December 13, 2012

Back in the day, Asus made motherboards based on Via chipsets. The PC market looks quite different now, and it seems the partnership is changing...

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