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Rumor mill pegs Sandy Bridge E power draw at 180W
— 2:43 PM on August 15, 2011

Perhaps this explains why we been hearing whispers about delays to Intel's "Sandy Bridge E" processors. VR-Zone is reporting that Gulftown's successor is...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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The many seasons of better benchmarks
— 10:04 AM on August 15, 2011

Type: Blog post Tags: CPUs Graphics

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New Sandy Bridge CPUs upgradeable via software
— 6:00 AM on August 15, 2011

Intel has released new details on a series of Sandy Bridge CPUs that will be upgradeable via software. Three models are eligible. On...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Release roundup: Motherboards, mice, and more
— 3:55 PM on August 12, 2011

This week in the realm of miscellaneous hardware releases, we've got news from BitFenix, Gigabyte, Silicon Power, and SteelSeries.

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cases Storage Input devices

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Gigabyte X79 board lends credence to cut-down chipset rumors
— 11:14 AM on August 11, 2011

Despite everyone at Computex talking about Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge E processors arriving in the August/September timeframe alongside X79 motherboards, the rumor mill has

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Dueling Zacate motherboards from Asus
— 12:37 AM on August 11, 2011

We've taken both of Asus' finest Zacate motherboards and put them under the microscope. How do they stack up against each other, and just...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards

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RWT goes inside Sandy Bridge's graphics architecture
— 10:37 AM on August 9, 2011

David Kanter over at Real World Tech has been producing a nice string of processor architecture articles this summer, and his latest may be one...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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All Gigabyte 6-series mobos to support Ivy Bridge, PCIe 3.0
— 3:21 PM on August 8, 2011

I guess we've got our answer to that listener question from the latest podcast. Gigabyte announced earlier today that its entire line of...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Join us at TR BBQ 2011 on Saturday, maybe win an E-350 mobo
— 10:00 AM on August 5, 2011

That's right: those who attend the TR BBQ VIII this weekend will have a chance to win a motherboard with an integrated Brazos APU,...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards The Tech Report

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Release roundup: 3D displays, new coolers, and more
— 5:32 PM on August 4, 2011

We've got a little bit of everything in this week's roundup of miscellaneous product launches and announcements: new coolers, a 3D display, some RAM, and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Cooling Displays Memory

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Bulldozer-based Opterons rumored for September 26
— 10:51 AM on August 4, 2011

Bulldozer-based Opterons will emerge on September 26 according to this report by PC Magazine. Citing a source familiar with AMD's roadmap, PC Mag...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers Workstations

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Upcoming Intel CPUs could have more base clock options
— 11:04 AM on August 2, 2011

With Sandy Bridge, Intel made overclocking easier and more difficult at the same time. There's little headroom in the base clock, which anchors everything...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Report says Sandy Bridge-E won't be out before November
— 11:36 AM on August 1, 2011

Looks like AMD's Zambezi chips may not be the only ones to arrive later than expected. The guys at VR-Zone claim to have it on...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Rumor says AMD has stopped Phenom II X2, X4 production
— 11:16 AM on August 1, 2011

Perhaps the biggest reason to avoid AMD's new A8-3850 APU is the company's old Phenom II X4 840, which has a slightly faster CPU component...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Mass Zambezi shipments may not start until October
— 9:24 AM on August 1, 2011

Saving up for one of AMD's upcoming Zambezi FX-series processors? Be prepared to wait a bit longer. A DigiTimes story published this morning claims that,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD quotes $300 price for 8-core Zambezi chip
— 6:00 AM on July 29, 2011

Officially, AMD hasn't announced exact prices or specifications for its upcoming FX-series processors (code-named Zambezi). However, the company has let slip one nugget of pricing...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD took back some CPU market share last quarter
— 5:27 PM on July 28, 2011

It looks like AMD's Fusion APUs are starting to work their magic. According to Mercury Research figures quoted by eWeek, AMD enjoyed some fairly...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Triple-core Llano might be a no-show
— 9:42 AM on July 25, 2011

Although the rumor mill has presented some evidence that a triple-core A6-3500 accelerated processing unit is in the works, the folks at Fudzilla now...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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