The Intel NUC 11 Extreme Kit (Beast Canyon) is a pricey barebones gaming PC that can fit most graphics cards.
The Intel Core i9-10850K offers nearly identical performance to the expensive Core i9-10900K, but at a big discount.
The ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5 offers incremental improvements,though its hefty price tag limits the clientele who would benefit most from it.
The Z490 Taichi performs well at stock speeds and includes comparable features with other boards around its price point. Styling sets the Taichi apart from the rest.
Intel’s Lakefield technology is here in a beautiful design, but the Samsung Galaxy Book S is pricey for its performance.
Maingear’s Vybe with Apex Cooling manages to tame Intel’s Core i9-10900K for impressive, quiet performance with a polished, pretty presentation.
Intel's Core i7-10700K comes with eight cores, 16 threads, and a whole lot of overclocking headroom.
Intel's Core i5-10600K comes to market with excellent gaming performance at an ultra-reasonable price point.
Intel's Core i9-10900K cements itself as the fastest gaming processor on the planet, but that performance comes at a cost.
The Intel NUC 9 Extreme Kit (Ghost Canyon) is a pricey barebones PC that fits a discrete GPU. The Compute Element with mobile Intel CPU makes for an exciting new form factor, though.
Intel's Core i3-9350K looks to shore up the company's defenses against the surging Ryzen processors, but doesn't quite pass the test.
Intel's SSD 660p routinely sells for as little as 8 cents per GB yet offers really strong performance.
For the enthusiasts among us who have some breathing room in their budgets, Core i7-9700K is a much smarter choice for gaming than the pricey Core i9-9900K.
Intel's Core i5-9400 and -9400F CPUs, armed with with six cores and six threads, come to defend the company's gaming dominance in the mid-range market.
More cores, higher frequencies, and performance-boosting Solder TIM place the Core i9-9900K ahead of the pack. Just be prepared to pay for it.
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