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.
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.
iPhone 5S Packs Apple A7 Chip: World's First 64-bit Phone
Sep 10, 2013 - in News
Apple ups processing power in the iPhone 5S in a big way.
Xiaomi Launches World's First Tegra 4 Smartphone
Sep 6, 2013 - in News
Xiaomi went with the full-blown Tegra 4 instead of the Tegra 4i with the integrated modem.
Photos of Nvidia's Tegra Note Tablet Leaked
Sep 4, 2013 - in News
Oh Nvidia, you can't deny it now.
Intel Core i7-4960X Review: Ivy Bridge-E, Benchmarked
Sep 2, 2013 - in Reviews
Intel's Core i7-4960X is ready for prime time. Architecturally, it's a small step up from its predecessor, though. Is there any reason you should be thinking about Ivy Bridge-E as an upgrade to Sandy Bridge-E on your X79 motherboard?
Intel Revealing Bay Trail-T and Devices Next Month
Aug 30, 2013 - in News
Sources say the Bay Trail-T platform will be revealed during IDF 2013.
Microsoft Reveals Technical Details on Xbox One APU
Aug 29, 2013 - in News
It's a massive chip, measuring 363 square millimeters.
Nvidia Branded Tablet Surfaces in Pictures, Benchmark
Aug 14, 2013 - in News
Now the tablet has made an appearance in pictures and a new benchmark.
IBM Creates Software Environment for Brain-like Chips
Aug 12, 2013 - in News
Researchers making chips and software to think like you do.
The Nvidia Tegra Tablet Rumor Just Won't Die
Aug 8, 2013 - in News
Nvidia will supposedly launch a branded tablet with Tegra 5 in Q1 2014.
CUDA, PhysX Are Doomed Says AMD's Roy Taylor
Aug 5, 2013 - in News
Here's a little smack-talk dished out by AMD.
AMD Opens New Global Design Center
Aug 4, 2013 - in News
AMD has opened a new design center as part of phase two of its transformation.
AMD Intros Dual-Core 6W SoC for Fanless Devices
Jul 31, 2013 - in News
Here's a new embedded APU from AMD that will enable fanless devices.
Intel's Haswell Reaches a Low 4.5 Watts SDP
Jul 24, 2013 - in News
Haswell has hit a new low.
''Evolved'' Exynos 5 Octa Still Has Two Core Sets
Jul 23, 2013 - in News
Samsung has replaced the GPU cores and cranked up the clock speed of the CPU cores just a notch.
Report: ARM Processors to Reach 3 GHz by 2014
Jul 22, 2013 - in News
According to Phys.org, GlobalFoundries and TSMC plan to release ARM processors capable of running at 3 GHz “sometime next year.”
AMD is "Transforming", Says CEO Rory Reed
Jul 20, 2013 - in News
AMD's CEO is hopeful about returning to profitability in the third quarter.
Intel Still Talking About Sub-$300 Laptops for 2H 2013
Jul 19, 2013 - in News
Intel's Bay Trail platform will provide cheap yet powerful devices priced $400 and below.
"Evolved" Exynos 5 Octa Soc Teased for Next Week
Jul 19, 2013 - in News
Unlike the previous version, the new chip may use ARM's big.LITTLE MP architecture.
Tom's Hardware Ask Me Anything - Qualcomm
Jul 17, 2013 - in News
Got a Question for Qualcomm? Now is your chance to ask!
Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 200 SoC
Jun 24, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm shows off the Snapdragon 200: Dual- and Quad-Core CPUs with native HSPA+.
HP Providing Fanless Haswell Tablet Later This Year
Jun 10, 2013 - in News
HP has a fanless "Haswell" tablet in the works.
Intel Signs Licensing Deal with SoftKinetic for iisu Middleware
Jun 9, 2013 - in News
SoftKinetic's iisu middleware is now included in Intel's Perceptual Computing Software Development Kit.
Snapdragon 800 Loves Win RT 8.1; Snapdragon 400 Revealed
Jun 7, 2013 - in News
Snapdragon 800 supports Windows RT 8.1, Qualcomm says.
AMD Has New Interest in Android, Chrome OS
Jun 6, 2013 - in News
AMD is looking beyond supporting just Windows 8.
Nvidia Demos DirectStylus Capabilities for Tegra 4 Tablets
Jun 5, 2013 - in News
This tech allows users to draw in different widths on Tegra 4 tablets.
Report: Samsung Chooses Intel for Next Android Tablets
Jun 2, 2013 - in News
A version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 will feature a "Clover Trail" Atom SoC.