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Should I upgrade my Core i5-2500K, or my GPU?

Ask the Experts: Should I upgrade my Core i5-2500K, or my GPU?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

2 days, 2 hours ago |

Summary:

I'm torn between upgrading my CPU and GPU - help! Read the Ask the Experts article.

Will my Core i5-2500K be enough for VR gaming on the HTC Vive?

Ask the Experts: Will my Core i5-2500K be enough for VR gaming on the HTC Vive?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

6 days, 22 hours ago |

Summary:

Will my Core i5-2500K be fast enough for VR gaming on the HTC Vive? Read the Ask the Experts article.

Which CPU upgrade? Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200, or the Q6700?

Ask the Experts: Which CPU upgrade? Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200, or the Q6700?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Nov 7, 2015 5:20 am |

Summary:

I want to upgrade my Intel Pentium 4 506 to something better, help! Read the Ask the Experts article.

Intel Skylake Microarchitecture - High Level Info from IDF 2015

Intel Skylake Microarchitecture - High Level Info from IDF 2015

By:

Steven Bassiri |

Posted:

Aug 24, 2015 1:15 pm |

Summary:

We attended IDF 2015 last week and learned more details about Intel's latest microarchitecture named Skylake. Here are the details for you. Read the article.

Intel "Skylake" Core i7-6700K CPU (Z170 Chipset and GT530) Review

Intel "Skylake" Core i7-6700K CPU (Z170 Chipset and GT530) Review

By:

Steven Bassiri |

Posted:

Aug 5, 2015 12:00 pm |

Summary:

Today is a big day for Intel with the launch of its newest desktop platform, Z170 and a new CPU, the "Skylake" Core i7-6700K. Here's our full take! Read the review.

AMD A-Series A10-7870K Kaveri Refresh APU Review

AMD A-Series A10-7870K Kaveri Refresh APU Review

By:

Steven Bassiri |

Posted:

Aug 3, 2015 3:02 pm |

Summary:

Much attention these days is given to Intel's Core CPUs, but how about AMD's latest A10-7870K Kaveri Refresh APU? It might just surprise you. Read the review.

Intel Core i7-5775C 3.3GHz Broadwell LGA-1150 CPU Performance Overview

Intel Core i7-5775C 3.3GHz Broadwell LGA-1150 CPU Performance Overview

By:

Steven Bassiri |

Posted:

Jul 2, 2015 2:13 pm |

Summary:

We take a close look at Intel's Core i7-5775C 3.3GHz Broadwell processor. We tell you all about it and compare it against the Core i7-4790K. Read the article.

In which situations will an Intel processor beat an AMD processor?

Ask the Experts: In which situations will an Intel processor beat an AMD processor?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Mar 10, 2015 11:58 pm |

Summary:

Will an Intel processor beat an AMD processor at most things? Or are there certain scenarios where the AMD will come out on top? Read the Ask the Experts article.

Intel's new Cherry Trail x5, x7 and x3 Atom SoC Lineup Preview

Intel's new Cherry Trail x5, x7 and x3 Atom SoC Lineup Preview

By:

Steven Bassiri |

Posted:

Mar 2, 2015 2:26 pm |

Summary:

Today at MWC 2015, Intel unveiled its upcoming Cherry Trail x5 and x7 SoC processors as well as full details on the Atom x3. Here's our preview. Read the article.

AMD FX-8350 or Intel Core i7-4790K for video production/rendering PC?

Ask the Experts: AMD FX-8350 or Intel Core i7-4790K for video production/rendering PC?

By:

Anthony Garreffa |

Posted:

Feb 25, 2015 2:05 am |

Summary:

Which CPU should I purchase for gaming, 3D design, rendering and video editing? Intel or AMD? Read the Ask the Experts article.

AMD Carrizo Performance Mobile APU with Excavator Core Preview

AMD Carrizo Performance Mobile APU with Excavator Core Preview

By:

Steven Bassiri |

Posted:

Feb 24, 2015 3:10 pm |

Summary:

AMD recently introduced the world to its latest mobile APU, Carrizo. With it, AMD promises large power savings and performances in the years ahead. Read the article.

Intel Broadwell 5th Gen Core Processor Family Preview

Intel Broadwell 5th Gen Core Processor Family Preview

By:

Steven Bassiri |

Posted:

Jan 5, 2015 3:00 pm |

Summary:

Steven gives us a look at Intel's upcoming Broadwell 5th Gen Core processor family, what you can expect from it and what it means for you in 2015. Read the article.

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.

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