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P67 Sandy Bridge Gaming Performance Analysis

P67 Sandy Bridge Gaming Performance Analysis

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jan 3, 2011 10:31 am |

Summary:

We look at the new P67 platform with an MSI GTX 580 and compare it to both X58 and P55. Read the article.

Intel Core i7-2600K and Core i5-2500K (Sandy Bridge) CPUs

Intel Core i7-2600K and Core i5-2500K (Sandy Bridge) CPUs

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Jan 3, 2011 4:59 am |

Summary:

Intel is looking to start the New Year off with quite a bang as they launch not just one, but two redesigned CPUs. Say hello to the i7-2600K and the i5-2500K. Read the review.

AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Black Edition CPU

AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Black Edition CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Dec 7, 2010 8:01 am |

Summary:

So, the 3.2GHz Phenom II X6 isn't enough for you? Well then, AMD has a new 3.3GHz model hot off of the press. Read the review.

Sandy Bridge - Competition is Good for the Soul

Sandy Bridge - Competition is Good for the Soul

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Oct 12, 2010 4:08 pm |

Summary:

When everything boils down to a three-way fight for your consumer dollar, does the market and the consumer ultimately suffer? Read the article.

Intel Core i7-875K (Socket 1156) Unlocked CPU

Intel Core i7-875K (Socket 1156) Unlocked CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

May 28, 2010 4:03 am |

Summary:

Intel has upped the overclocking ante on their CPU line-up with a new "K" series CPU. Will these unlocked parts really help with your OC addiction? Read the review.

Where does AMD fit in today?

Where does AMD fit in today?

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

May 12, 2010 6:36 am |

Summary:

In a market full of multi-threaded CPUs, where do we find AMD and their native multi-core products? Read the article.

AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition 3.2GHz Six Core CPU

AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition 3.2GHz Six Core CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Apr 27, 2010 4:02 am |

Summary:

AMD has been lagging behind in the CPU race for a while, but now they jump back into the game with a 6-Core CPU that will definitely open some eyes. Read the review.

When more cores are just not enough

When more cores are just not enough

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Mar 26, 2010 4:18 pm |

Summary:

AMD and Intel give us more cores and threads, but what happens when your OS and apps don't know what to do with 'em? We explain why this is happening. Read the article.

Intel's new Gulftown Six Core CPU meets LN2 Extreme Cooling

Intel's new Gulftown Six Core CPU meets LN2 Extreme Cooling

By:

Dean Smith |

Posted:

Mar 11, 2010 6:20 am |

Summary:

The rein of Gulftown starts today. Let's see what it can do with some LN2 extreme cooling on tap! Read the article.

Intel Core i7-980X 32nm LGA-1366 Six Core CPU

Intel Core i7-980X 32nm LGA-1366 Six Core CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Mar 11, 2010 4:58 am |

Summary:

Intel is stepping up the game with the release of the Core i7 980X; their 32nm, 6-core, 12-thread productivity monster for the 1366 socket. Read the review.

Intel 32nm Clarkdale Core i5 661 CPU with integrated GPU

Intel 32nm Clarkdale Core i5 661 CPU with integrated GPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Jan 4, 2010 5:05 am |

Summary:

Intel had a great 2009 with Nehalem and Lynnfield. Will Clarkdale and 32nm kick 2010 off with a bang or a pop? Let's take a look and see. Read the review.

AMD Athlon II X4 630 Extreme Overclocking with LN2 by Deanzo

AMD Athlon II X4 630 Extreme Overclocking with LN2 by Deanzo

By:

Dean Smith |

Posted:

Oct 30, 2009 5:46 am |

Summary:

Today we see how far an AMD Athlon II X4 630 processor can be pushed when cooled to minus 180 degrees celcius with LN2 extreme cooling. Read the article.

AMD Athlon II X4 620 Processor Review - Quad-Core for Mainstream

AMD Athlon II X4 620 Processor Review - Quad-Core for Mainstream

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Sep 16, 2009 3:55 am |

Summary:

AMD's K10 architecture goes to the mainstream market with a quad-core processor offering that is now ready to hit the shelves. Read the review.

Intel's P55 Express Lynnfield Chipset Overview

Intel's P55 Express Lynnfield Chipset Overview

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Sep 15, 2009 6:39 am |

Summary:

Now that Lynnfield has hit the streets, let's see how the rest of the platform works and what advantages it brings. Read the article.

Intel Lynnfield and P55 Express Press Conference in Taipei - Video Coverage

Intel Lynnfield and P55 Express Press Conference in Taipei - Video Coverage

By:

Cameron Wilmot |

Posted:

Sep 8, 2009 1:28 pm |

Summary:

Today Intel took the covers off its latest Lynnfield processors and P55 Express chipset. Intel threw a launch party in Taipei and we attended. Read the article.

Intel 'Lynnfield' Core i5 750 and Core i7 870 Performance Testing

Intel 'Lynnfield' Core i5 750 and Core i7 870 Performance Testing

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Sep 8, 2009 2:00 am |

Summary:

Core i7 LGA 1366 Intel shocked the high-end CPU performance world. Now Lynnfield LGA 1156 is set to change the mainstream playing field, too. Read the review.

AMD Phenom II X4 965 3.4GHz AM3 Processor

AMD Phenom II X4 965 3.4GHz AM3 Processor

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Aug 20, 2009 6:38 am |

Summary:

AMD ramps things up with the 3.4GHz clocked Phenom II 965 processor; flagship of the AMD desktop fleet. Read the review.

AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Processor

AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Processor

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Aug 7, 2009 4:02 am |

Summary:

AMD's quad core Phenom II line-up continues on with the 3.2GHz clocked Black Edition 955. Let's see how well it shines on our test bed today. Read the review.

Intel Core i7 975 3.33GHz Processor Tested

Intel Core i7 975 3.33GHz Processor Tested

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Jun 3, 2009 4:45 am |

Summary:

Intel has a new flagship weapon out in its Core i7 975 processor and today we get the chance to see how deserving it is of its flagship status. Read the review.

AMD Phenom II - DDR2 vs. DDR3 Performance

AMD Phenom II - DDR2 vs. DDR3 Performance

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Mar 11, 2009 4:00 am |

Summary:

Today we compare the performance between DDR2 and DDR3 on the AM3 platform using Jetway's new combo motherboard which supports both memory types. Read the article.

AMD Socket AM3 Arrives - The Real Phenom II Detailed

AMD Socket AM3 Arrives - The Real Phenom II Detailed

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Feb 8, 2009 5:00 am |

Summary:

AMD today unveils what we like to call the 'real' Phenom II processor with more updates and a new AM3 socket. Read on as we explain what's new. Read the article.

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