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Your Tom’s Hardware Intel Haswell-E Builder Sweepstakes 2014 Prize Winners
Sep 30, 2014 - in News
The winners of our Intel Haswell-E Builder Sweepstakes Giveaway.
ARM Announces High-Performance IoT-Focused Cortex M7 Chip
Sep 24, 2014 - in News
After the highly successful Cortex M4 microcontroller, ARM announces its successor, the Cortex M7, which brings significantly higher performance, backwards compatibility and more features -- to the IoT market.
AMD FX-8370E Review: Pulling The Handbrake For More Efficiency
Sep 22, 2014 - in Reviews
Going more slowly is more efficient. That’s what AMD must have thought when they designed its new FX-8370E processor, thus closing a gap in the company's line-up. We evaluate whether this CPU is really more efficient and what happens when we overclock it.
Best Gaming CPUs For The Money: September 2014
Sep 16, 2014 - in Reviews
This month reveals a wealth of new processors including Intel's eight-core beast, the Core i7-5960X. We also look at other Haswell-E options and consider AMD's new 95 W, eight-core FX processors, the 125 W FX-8370, and other new models and price changes.
Tom's Hardware's Haswell-E-Based Builder Sweepstakes
Sep 16, 2014 - in Picture Story
We're ready to give away 10 Haswell-E CPUs and as many Intel SSDs. How do you enter to win? Check out these 11 systems put together by some of the top builders, all based the new Core i7 processors, and let us know which ones you like best!
Intel's Broadwell Core M-5Y70: The First Benchmarks
Sep 12, 2014 - in News
Straight from IDF, we're pleased to bring you the first comparison benchmark results from the Broadwell-based Core M-5Y70!
Hands On With Intel’s Core M “Llama Mountain” Reference Design 2-in-1 At IDF 2014
Sep 11, 2014 - in News
Intel made its "Llama Mountain" Core M 2-in-1 reference design available for some scrutiny at IDF 2014.
IDF 2014 PC Mega Session: 2-in-1s to Rule Mobile, Wireless Everything Coming Soon
Sep 10, 2014 - in News
Intel's Core M platform should enable slim and high-performance 2-in-1 PCs and wants to kill cables and passwords of all kinds.
Intel IDF 2014 Keynote: From Wearables To Big Data With PCs and Mobile Devices In Between
Sep 9, 2014 - in News
Today at Moscone West in San Francisco, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich took the stage to deliver the keynote address to open this year's Intel Developers Forum (IDF).
Apple Beefs Up, Tunes Up iPhone Hardware
Sep 9, 2014 - in News
Today Apple finally unveiled the iPhone 6, the rumored iPhone phablet, aka the iPhone 6 Plus, and the long-awaited Apple smartwatch, aka Apple Watch.
Intel Xeon E5-2600 V3 Review: Haswell-EP Redefines Fast
Sep 8, 2014 - in Reviews
We compare three generations of Intel's Xeon E5-2690 processors, plus the flagship Xeon E5-2699 v3 to see how Haswell-EP affects the datacenter.
Intel's Broadwell Core M Processor: New Details, SKUs and Specifics
Sep 5, 2014 - in News
Intel reveals more technical details about the Core M, and we get our first peek of Broadwell-Y processing and battery performance comparisons.
HP Serves Two Masters With Intel Celeron N2830, NVIDIA Tegra K1 Chromebooks
Sep 4, 2014 - in News
HP is playing it safe with its refreshed lineup of Chromebooks by putting out both Intel Celeron-based SKUs and a couple of models rocking the NVIDIA Tegra K1 SoC.
AMD Updates Desktop FX Processor Line With Three New CPUs, Price Cuts
Sep 2, 2014 - in News
AMD Now Offers Eight-Core Processors For 95-Watt Motherboards, providing a low-budget upgrade path to respectable multi-threading performance. In addition, the new FX-8370 processor has arrived, and prices have been cut across the board.
Intel Core i7-5960X, -5930K And -5820K CPU Review: Haswell-E Rises
Aug 29, 2014 - in Reviews
Were you disappointed by last year's Ivy Bridge-E launch? Core i7-5960X, -5930K, and -5820K promise more excitement, sporting up to eight cores, DDR4 memory, a new X99 chipset, and an LGA 2011-3 interface. Should you jump to upgrade, though?
Haswell-E Core i7-5820K Will Only Have 28 PCI-Express Lanes
Aug 21, 2014 - in News
Leaked Gigabyte X99 motherboard manuals appear to confirm that the Core i7-5820K will only be able to address 28 PCI-Express lanes, in contrast to the 40 lanes of its superior counterparts.
Analyst: Intel Should Buy An ARM Chip Company
Aug 21, 2014 - in News
Intel's entrance into the mobile market has been glacially slow so far, and one analyst thinks the best way to change that would be for Intel to buy an ARM chip company like Mediatek.
Nvidia Shares More Information About Its Innovative 64-bit ARMv8-Based Denver Core
Aug 12, 2014 - in News
After being more than 5 years in the works, Nvidia is getting closer to shipping its innovative brand-new 64-bit and ARMv8-based Denver core.
Khronos Group to Start Working on a Unified Redesign of OpenGL for PC and Mobile
Aug 11, 2014 - in News
After 22 years of supporting legacy code, the Khronos Group wants a fresh start with a next-generation and unified OpenGL API for PC and mobile.
The Pentium G3258 Cheap Overclocking Experiment
Jul 29, 2014 - in Reviews
You wanted a comparison of Intel's Pentium G3258 using low-cost platform components. Can an entry-level motherboard and bundled heat sink still deliver a satisfying overclocking experience, or does going cheap ruin this dual-core CPU's value appeal?
Imagination Technologies Reveals Low-Power Whisper RPU
Jul 25, 2014 - in News
This architecture will enable multiple standards on a single SoC.
Tom's Hardware Visits STMicroelectronics In Rennes, France
Jun 20, 2014 - in Reviews
"French factory," they say, is almost an oxymoron. When was the last time you saw a news story about the success of a manufacturing plant in the land of Beaujolais and Brie? Our French team took a tour of STMicro's operation in Rennes and reports back.
Intel Pentium G3258 CPU Review: Haswell, Unlocked, For $75
Jun 17, 2014 - in Reviews
It's a momentous occasion. Intel now offers an affordable dual-core Pentium with an unlocked multiplier based on its Haswell architecture. How well does it overclock? Can it beat AMD's potent little Athlon X4 750K? We run both through our benchmark suite.
Core i7-4790K Review: Devil's Canyon Tantalizes Enthusiasts
Jun 10, 2014 - in Reviews
Despite a clear performance advantage, Intel just doesn't seem like an enthusiast-friendly company. Certain elements in the organization want to change that perception, though. Devil's Canyon is meant to allay power users with more speed.
AMD FX-7600P Kaveri Review: FX Rides Again...In A Mobile APU?
Jun 4, 2014 - in Reviews
We had a chance to play with AMD's new mobile flavor of the Kaveri APU. While it sheds some of its desktop-related limitations, will it be able to take the fight to Intel's stronghold, the Notebook space?
AMD Opening Up Mantle to Additional Developers
May 1, 2014 - in News
The Mantle Graphics API is entering a new phase of its development cycle.
Nvidia Shield 2 Shows Up in Benchmarks
Apr 22, 2014 - in News
The Nvidia Shield 2 will likely have the Tegra K1 processor.
Qualcomm Prepping Snapdragon 810, 808 Processors
Apr 7, 2014 - in News
Qualcomm's new Snapdragon chips should appear in devices in the first half of 2015.
Samsung Announces New Exynos for Alternate Galaxy S5
Feb 26, 2014 - in News
Samsung offers details on new Exynos 5 chip powering the Galaxy S5.
BF4's Mantle Patch Out But Wait for Necessary AMD Drivers
Jan 30, 2014 - in News
The wait for Mantle is (almost) over.