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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?

My CPU seems to be overheating - should I fix it, or take it as a sign to upgrade? | Dec 12, 2012 at 7:31 pm CST

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

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

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! | Nov 28, 2012 at 11:25 am CST

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?

I want to upgrade my AMD-based system, where should I go from here? | Nov 27, 2012 at 12:15 am CST

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

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

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. | Nov 22, 2012 at 10:43 am CST

Should I upgrade my Core i5 750 processor?

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

I have GTX 560 Ti's in SLI with an Intel Core i5 750, should I upgrade my processor? | Aug 16, 2012 at 1:46 am CDT

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?

Which is better, Intel's Core i7 2600K or Core i7 3770K? | Aug 9, 2012 at 2:16 am CDT

Which CPU should I go for to take the full potential of a GEFORCE GTX 670 or Radeon HD 7970?

Ask the Experts: Which CPU should I go for to take the full potential of a GEFORCE GTX 670 or Radeon HD 7970?

Which CPU would be the best suited to get the most performance out of a GEFORCE GTX 670 or Radeon HD. | Aug 8, 2012 at 12:47 am CDT

Intel Core i7 3770k (LGA 1155) Ivy Bridge CPU Review

Intel Core i7 3770k (LGA 1155) Ivy Bridge CPU Review

Intel's Ivy Bridge platform officially launches today and we check out the brand new Core i7 3770k from Intel in our full review. | Apr 23, 2012 at 11:00 am CDT

Intel Ivy Bridge Overclocking with the Core i7 3770K and Core i5 3570K CPUs

Intel Ivy Bridge Overclocking with the Core i7 3770K and Core i5 3570K CPUs

We check out overclocking results from the new Ivy Bridge processors; the Core i7 3770K and Core i5 3570K. | Mar 20, 2012 at 11:15 pm CDT

Ivy Bridge preview with GIGABYTE Z77X-UD5H (Intel Z77) and Core i7 3770K

Ivy Bridge preview with GIGABYTE Z77X-UD5H (Intel Z77) and Core i7 3770K

We look at the big brother to the upcoming Ivy Bridge based Intel Core i5 3570k, the i7 3770k. Let's move with haste and check it out. | Mar 19, 2012 at 12:02 pm CDT

Ivy Bridge preview with GIGABYTE Z77X-UD5H (Intel Z77) and Core i5 3570K

Ivy Bridge preview with GIGABYTE Z77X-UD5H (Intel Z77) and Core i5 3570K

We take the upcoming Intel Core i5 3570k for a quick spin around the GIGABYTE Z77X-UD5H to see what we can expect from Ivy Bridge next month. | Mar 19, 2012 at 7:46 am CDT

7.8GHz AMD LN2 Overclocking at GIGABYTE Extreme OC Workshop

7.8GHz AMD LN2 Overclocking at GIGABYTE Extreme OC Workshop

Today we take a look back at the second Gigabyte extreme overclocking workshop for 2011 in Brisbane, Australia. | Feb 13, 2012 at 11:22 pm CST