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Intel Core i7 5960X EE (Haswell-E) CPU and X99 Chipset Review

Intel Core i7 5960X EE (Haswell-E) CPU and X99 Chipset Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Aug 29, 2014 4:00 pm |

Summary:

It's here! The platform for people wanting absolutely awesome power: Intel's X99, DDR4, and the Core i7 5960X Extreme Edition CPU. Let's take a look now! Read the review.

Intel Pentium G3258 (Haswell) 20th Anniversary CPU Gaming Performance

Intel Pentium G3258 (Haswell) 20th Anniversary CPU Gaming Performance

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jul 22, 2014 2:10 am |

Summary:

We wrap up our Intel G3258 CPU coverage by seeing what happens against the i7-4790K in a gaming environment. Follow on as Shawn tells us all about it. Read the article.

Intel Pentium G3258 (Haswell) 20th Anniversary Edition CPU Performance

Intel Pentium G3258 (Haswell) 20th Anniversary Edition CPU Performance

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jul 15, 2014 2:06 pm |

Summary:

Intel celebrates 20 years with the Intel Pentium G3258 processor. We find out just what it's all about in this performance overview article by Shawn. Read the article.

Intel Core i7 4790K (Devil's Canyon) CPU Review

Intel Core i7 4790K (Devil's Canyon) CPU Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jun 20, 2014 4:39 pm |

Summary:

Codename Devil's Canyon is out from Intel. We see just what the new Core i7 4790K processor is all about as we put it through our CPU testing regiment. Read the review.

Upgrading our AMD test bed, prepare for new benchmarks

Tweakipedia: Upgrading our AMD test bed, prepare for new benchmarks

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

May 26, 2014 11:09 pm |

Summary:

Thanks to AMD and GIGABYTE, we have some new hardware for our AMD testing Read the Tweakipedia article.

Intel Core i7 4790 (Haswell Refresh) CPU and Z97 Performance Preview

Intel Core i7 4790 (Haswell Refresh) CPU and Z97 Performance Preview

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

May 6, 2014 4:31 pm |

Summary:

We check out one of the upcoming CPUs that the Intel Haswell refresh brings to the table. Let's see just what the i7 4790 and Z97 can do in our testing! Read the article.

Which CPU should I get for my video editing workstation?

Ask the Experts: Which CPU should I get for my video editing workstation?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Dec 6, 2013 12:53 am |

Summary:

I'm torn between choosing an AMD or Intel CPU for my video editing workstation Read the Ask the Experts article.

Should I buy an Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processor? Do I need a better PSU to overclock?

Ask the Experts: Should I buy an Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processor? Do I need a better PSU to overclock?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Jul 17, 2013 5:39 am |

Summary:

Which processor should I buy? The Core i5 or i7? Also, which PSU should I buy to overclock it? Read the Ask the Experts article.

Should I upgrade to Haswell, or buy a new GPU?

Ask the Experts: Should I upgrade to Haswell, or buy a new GPU?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Jun 18, 2013 6:18 am |

Summary:

Should I upgrade my CPU to a Haswell-based chip, or simply upgrade my GPU? Read the Ask the Experts article.

Intel Core i7 4770K (Haswell 4th Gen) CPU and Z87 Express Chipset Review

Intel Core i7 4770K (Haswell 4th Gen) CPU and Z87 Express Chipset Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jun 1, 2013 12:43 pm |

Summary:

Like any Intel launch, Haswell is the world's worst kept secret. But today it all becomes official and we can start to talk about it in detail. Read the review.

Team AU Overclocking in Perth with Liquid Nitrogen - Deanzo's Thoughts

Team AU Overclocking in Perth with Liquid Nitrogen - Deanzo's Thoughts

By:

TweakTown Staff |

Posted:

Mar 21, 2013 3:39 pm |

Summary:

A group of overclockers from Australia and New Zealand got together to try and break some world records with the use of liquid nitrogen. This is Deanzo's take on what happened. Read the article.

I play mainly FPS games and want to upgrade, should I want for Intel's Haswell or get Ivy Bridge now?

Ask the Experts: I play mainly FPS games and want to upgrade, should I want for Intel's Haswell or get Ivy Bridge now?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Mar 13, 2013 4:30 am |

Summary:

Should I wait for Haswell, or get Ivy Bridge for my FPS gaming PC? Read the Ask the Experts article.

Should I get an Intel Core i5 3570K now, or wait for the Haswell-based chips to arrive?

Ask the Experts: Should I get an Intel Core i5 3570K now, or wait for the Haswell-based chips to arrive?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Jan 6, 2013 12:09 am |

Summary:

Should I get the current Core i5 3570K or wait until Haswell arrives? Read the Ask the Experts article.

My computer keeps shutting down when I play games, is my CPU overheating?

Ask the Experts: My computer keeps shutting down when I play games, is my CPU overheating?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Dec 13, 2012 1:31 am |

Summary:

My CPU seems to be overheating - should I fix it, or take it as a sign to upgrade?  Read the Ask the Experts article.

Intel Core i7 3970X Extreme Edition (Sandy Bridge-E) CPU Review

Intel Core i7 3970X Extreme Edition (Sandy Bridge-E) CPU Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Nov 28, 2012 5:25 pm |

Summary:

We're checking out the new Core i7 3970X EE from Intel. The only thing probably more insane than its performance is its price tag. Intel's top-dog is in the house! Read the review.

I want to upgrade my AMD-based system, what should I get?

Ask the Experts: I want to upgrade my AMD-based system, what should I get?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Nov 27, 2012 6:15 am |

Summary:

I want to upgrade my AMD-based system, where should I go from here?  Read the Ask the Experts article.

AMD A10-5800K (Trinity) and FX-8350 (Vishera) Joint CPU Review

AMD A10-5800K (Trinity) and FX-8350 (Vishera) Joint CPU Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Nov 22, 2012 4:43 pm |

Summary:

We take a look at the Trinity based A10-5800K and Vishera FX-8350 processors from AMD and see how they do in terms of all important performance. Read the review.

Should I upgrade my Core i5 750 processor?

Ask the Experts: Should I upgrade my Core i5 750 processor?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Aug 16, 2012 6:46 am |

Summary:

I have GTX 560 Ti's in SLI with an Intel Core i5 750, should I upgrade my processor? Read the Ask the Experts article.

Should I go for a Sandy Bridge- or Ivy Bridge-based Core i7 processor?

Ask the Experts: Should I go for a Sandy Bridge- or Ivy Bridge-based Core i7 processor?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Aug 9, 2012 7:16 am |

Summary:

Which is better, Intel's Core i7 2600K or Core i7 3770K? Read the Ask the Experts article.

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