ASUS Launches Intel Z390 Series Motherboards

ASUS Launches Intel Z390 Series Motherboards

Almost exactly one year after introducing six-core Coffee Lake processors alongside Z370 motherboards, Intel® is back with more cores, higher clocks and the new Z390 chipset. The new 9th Generation Intel Core™ processor family offers up to eight cores and 16 threads of parallel processing horsepower that’s perfect for content...

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Intel Z390 Express Chipset Detailed

Intel Z390 Express Chipset Detailed

Intel released a product brief of its premium mainstream-desktop (MSDT) chipset, the Z390 Express. Positioned above the Z370 Express, the chipset has an exhaustive feature-set. It supports current 8th generation Core “Coffee Lake” processors, and is ready for the next-generation. Like all other 300-series chipsets, the Z390 interfaces with the...

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Intel Optane 905P Series 3D XPoint SSDs Detailed

Intel Optane 905P Series 3D XPoint SSDs Detailed

Ahead of its launch, Intel’s upcoming Optane 905P SSD surfaced on Newegg, with 960 GB capacity, and an insane $1,600 price (pre-launch price), and a glowing shroud. The retailer put out close to no technical details of the drive, but leaked documents from Intel website do that job for us. Apparently, the...

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Intel Scores Another Top AMD Exec – Chris Hook Confirmed to Join Company

Intel Scores Another Top AMD Exec – Chris Hook Confirmed to Join Company

Chris Hook, the head of marketing at AMD Radeon Technologies Group (RTG), who resigned from AMD a few weeks ago, joined Intel. Hook will hold the position of head of discrete graphics marketing, confirming rumors of Intel making heavy investments into the development of a discrete GPU that can double up as...

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Intel Core i7+ and Core i5+ Retail SKUs Start Selling

Intel Core i7+ and Core i5+ Retail SKUs Start Selling

Intel began selling its Core i7+ and Core i5+ processor SKUs in the retail channel, in new box designs distinguishable from the regular 8th generation Core processor retail boxes. For those new to this, Intel late-March, launched Core i5+, Core i7+, and Core i9+ processor SKUs. These have absolutely zero processor performance...

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Intel FPGAs Accelerate Artificial Intelligence for Deep Learning in Microsoft’s Bing

Intel FPGAs Accelerate Artificial Intelligence for Deep Learning in Microsoft’s Bing

Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming industries and changing how data is managed, interpreted and, most importantly, used to solve real problems for people and businesses faster than ever. Today’s Microsoft’s Bing Intelligent Search news demonstrates how Intel FPGA (field programmable gate array) technology is powering some of the world’s most...

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Intel launches Hades Canyon NUC with built in RX Vega

Intel launches Hades Canyon NUC with built in RX Vega

Intel NUCs are tiny but powerful mini-PCs. Their popularity has rapidly increased since Intel introduced them in 2012. People use the Intel NUC, an acronym for Next Unit of Computing. Intel launched its most powerful Intel NUC to date, based on the newly announced 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with Radeon...

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Gigabyte Releases B250 FinTech Motherboard with a native 12 PCIe slot configuration

Gigabyte Releases B250 FinTech Motherboard with a native 12 PCIe slot configuration

Gigabyte presents the new B250-FinTech motherboard based on the Intel B250 Chipset. Featuring GIGABYTE Ultra Durable components and a native 12 PCIe slot configuration, this new crypto mining focused motherboard maximizes efficiency and yield potential for miners. The B250-FinTech motherboard’s 3-for-1 power cable and fine-tuned BIOS Mining Mode are some of the...

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ASUS Server and Workstation Motherboard Set 18 Benchmark World Records

ASUS Server and Workstation Motherboard Set 18 Benchmark World Records

ASUS Middle East announced that the RS700-E9 series rack server and WS C621E SAGE workstation motherboard have been awarded 18 top results by the Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC) for benchmarks measuring computing-intensive performance, including the SPECrate® 2017_Integer, SPECrate 2017_fp, and SPECint_rate 2006 metrics. The benchmarks cover diverse applications such...

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Intel 760p NVMe SSD Variants’ Performance Numbers Surface

Intel 760p NVMe SSD Variants’ Performance Numbers Surface

Earlier this week, we broke the story of Intel giving finishing touches to its new SSD 7-series 760p and 660p NVMe drives. Newer screenshots scored by Tom’s Hardware put out the company’s performance numbers for each of the five 760p series models, 128 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB, 1 TB, and 2...

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