Today's desktop processors continue to push the performance envelope, while in the mobile space low-cost and high-efficiency processors take us ever closer to ubiquitous computing. From reviews to benchmarks, on desktops to smartphones, Tom's Hardware has the processor information you need.
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.
2014 an Important Year for Intel's Smartphone Plans
Jan 30, 2014 - in News
2014 looks to be an important year for Intel's smartphone plans.
AMD Rolls Out "Warsaw" Opteron CPUs With 12 and 16 Cores
Jan 22, 2014 - in News
AMD brings out new server-grade chips with up to 16 cores.
Intel Quietly Launches Ten New Mobile Processors
Jan 21, 2014 - in News
It may have been a long weekend but somebody over at Intel was in the office. Intel on Sunday quietly slipped a total of nine new Haswell processors and one new Celeron into its price list without any fanfare. The price list shows no other changes.
AMD Faces Lawsuit Over Llano APU Sales
Jan 17, 2014 - in News
This lawsuit alleges that AMD violated the Securities Exchange Act.
AMD Launches "Kaveri" A-Series APUs
Jan 14, 2014 - in News
AMD has launched three new A-Series APUs.
Google May Soon Design Its Own Chips with ARM
Dec 13, 2013 - in News
Is Google about to add another product to its already vast and varied portfolio?
Qualcomm Reveals Own 64-bit LTE Chip for Mobile
Dec 10, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm expects its new 64-bit chip to appear in devices in the second half of 2014.
LG Making Own Chip for G2, G Pad Successors?
Nov 29, 2013 - in News
Odin will likely appear in the successor to LG's G2 and G Pad tablet.
ARM is Already Considering 128-bit Mobile CPU
Nov 24, 2013 - in News
2014 looks to be an exciting year for mobile technology.
Qualcomm Intros Snapdragon 805, Internet Processor
Nov 20, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm introduced three new products, one of which is the Snapdragon 805.
AMD APU13: Chris Roberts, More Talks Future of Gaming
Nov 18, 2013 - in News
Chris Roberts and four other developers talk about the future of gaming and more.
AMD APU13: Mantle Shooting for 100,000 Draws per Frame
Nov 14, 2013 - in News
AMD had several sessions discussing Mantle.
AMD APU13: Oculus Rift Revisited, Now in HD
Nov 14, 2013 - in News
We take the HD version of Oculus Rift and TrueAudio for a test spin.
AMD APU13: Meet Beema, Mullins, Security Co-Processor
Nov 13, 2013 - in News
AMD has introduced new low-power APUs at its developer summit.
Samsung Building 64-Bit Custom CPU Core
Nov 8, 2013 - in News
Samsung will create both a 64-bit chip based on ARM and a 64-bit chip based on a custom CPU core.
Intel to Fab 64-bit ARM Chips for Altera
Nov 5, 2013 - in News
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em!
Intel CEO Takes Shot at Apple's A7
Oct 17, 2013 - in News
Intel’s new CEO Brian Krzanich stood behind his company’s products yesterday when fielding questions from analysts.
Intel Broadwell Chip Release Pushed Back to 1Q 2014
Oct 16, 2013 - in News
The company has pushed back Broadwell's release into 1Q 2014.
64-bit Nvidia Tegra 6 "Parker" Chip May Arrive in 2014
Oct 14, 2013 - in News
Devices with a 64-bit Tegra 6 could launch before the end of 2014.
Today's Phones Really Don't Need 64-bit Yet, Says Qualcomm
Oct 2, 2013 - in News
There's no real reason to have a 64-bit chip in a smartphone right now.
Samsung's 64-Bit Exynos In Final Stages of Development
Sep 23, 2013 - in News
It's no coincidence that a 64-bit Exynos chip and an ARM-64 supporting KitKat is nearing a public reveal.
Nvidia Tegra Note Official: Sold By EVGA, PNY at $199
Sep 18, 2013 - in News
Nvidia has finally come clean with the Tegra Note.
Intel Demos Processor Running on Red Wine at IDF
Sep 16, 2013 - in News
Powering processors and your next hangover.
Update Will Unlock All Eight Cores in Exynos 5 Octa
Sep 13, 2013 - in News
Samsung is finally using the big.LITTLE MP architecture in its eight-core chip.
AMD Embedded Product 2014 Roadmap Packs ARM, x86 SoC
Sep 11, 2013 - in News
AMD's up to more than just desktop and laptop chips. It has a full spectrum of technologies for the embedded market ahead.