Home / Component / CPU

CPU

Ryzen CPU images leak, new stock coolers shown off

It looks like the final pieces of Ryzen are starting to leak. We have seen lineup and pricing leaks, performance leaks and now with the processors starting to go out to retailers, press and others, we are starting to see a bit more of what’s in store for us at …

Read More »

Rumour: AMD won’t be releasing six-core Ryzen CPUs

Update: Some new reports have now come to light claiming that six core Ryzen CPUs are possible and may see release after all. The rumour mill can’t make up its mind, you can find the updated information, HERE.  Original Story: AMD is gearing up for the launch of its first …

Read More »

Some CPU cooler makers are offering free AM4 upgrade kits

AMD is all set to launch its first Ryzen processor in just over a month, which means there will be many looking to upgrade. However, making the jump to the AM4 motherboard socket could introduce some compatibility issues with certain after-market coolers, which is why companies like Phanteks are offering …

Read More »

Intel said to launch Skylake X and X299 in August

It looks like Intel’s next batch of enthusiast grade high-end processors will be heading our way this Summer as fresh rumours this week claim that Intel will be launching the X299 chipset and Skylake X processors in August. This particular rumour comes from sources speaking with BenchLife, which has been …

Read More »

AMD set to launch Ryzen before March 3rd

amd-ryzen-e1484177472214.jpg

If you are still hanging on for AMD to release its first Ryzen CPU before upgrading your system, then it looks like you won’t need to wait much longer as reports this week indicate that the launch will be happening before the 3rd of March. AMD has been showing off …

Read More »

Every AMD Ryzen CPU will have an unlocked multiplier

amdslideclock.jpg

AMD has confirmed with some slide releases that the next-generation CPUs it will be releasing as part of its Ryzen range, will have fully unlocked multipliers. That’s not a restriction to high-end chips either: every single Ryzen CPU will be ‘unlocked,’ meaning every chip can be overclocked very easily. While …

Read More »

Intel confirms 10nm Cannon Lake still coming 2017

img_0018.jpg

The 10nm process has presented its fair share of technical difficulties for Intel. However, it looks like we should not expect any further delays to Cannon Lake, as this week Intel confirmed that we will see the first 10nm processors show up in PCs by the end of this year. …

Read More »

Intel Core i7 7700K and Core i5 7600K now available in UK

xKBL-650.jpg.pagespeed.ic_.JaQNrjVIs_.jpg

If you have been keeping up with tech news over the last few days, then you probably noticed that Intel has officially launched its Kaby Lake desktop processors. We have already had the chance to review the Core i7 7700K and the Core i5 7600K but now, both processors are …

Read More »