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Core i7-4790K
     Mon, Aug 11 2014 | 4:02P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Can a retail version of the Core i7-4790K paired up with a fancy MSI Z97 MPower motherboard reach higher speeds than our early sample? We're about to find out.
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT

"Devil's Canyon" processors
     Mon, Aug 11 2014 | 4:02P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Intel has tweaked the package on its "Devil's Canyon" processors to open up more overclocking headroom.
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT

Intel Core M Processor: Broadwell Architecture and 14nm Process Reveal
     Mon, Aug 11 2014 | 12:05P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The information provided by Intel about Broadwell-Y today shows me the company is clearly innovating and iterating on its plans set in place years ago with the focus on power efficiency. Broadwell and the 14nm process technology will likely be another substantial leap between Intel and AMD in the x86 tablet space and should make an impact on other tablet markets (like Android) as long as pricing can remain competitive. That 14nm process gives Intel an advantage that no one else in the industry can claim and unless Intel begins fabricating processors for the competition (not completely out of the question), that will remain a house advantage."
  FULL STORY @ PCPER.COM

Intel Core i7-3960X vs Core i7-3930K 3-way SLI Gaming-Performance @ ocaholic
     Sun, Aug 10 2014 | 3:53P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Gamers are always curious to know what benefit they get from an expensive CPU in terms of frames per second. In this series of articles we will have a look at different CPUs, running at different clock speeds and with each article we will compare two CPUs. These CPUs will be place in a test system that`s been equipped with no less than three high-end graphics cards in order to open the GPU bottleneck."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CO.UK

Intel Pentium G3258 On Linux
     Mon, Aug 04 2014 | 8:29A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Up for review today on Phoronix is the Pentium G3258, the new processor Intel put out in celebration of their Pentium brand turning 20 years old. This new Pentium G3258 processor costs under $100 USD and comes unlocked for offering quite a bit overclocking potential while this Pentium CPU can be used by current Intel 8 and 9 Series Chipsets. Here`s our first benchmarks of the Intel Pentium G3258 using Ubuntu Linux."
  FULL STORY @ PHORONIX.COM

Intel Pentium G3258 (Haswell) 20th Anniversary CPU Gaming Performance
     Sun, Aug 03 2014 | 8:29A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
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."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Intel Core i7 4790K Haswell gets a refresh @Bjorn3D
     Fri, Aug 01 2014 | 8:29A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The New Devils Canyon CPU is a very nice upgrade to the Intel stable. Bringing a default speed of 4.0GHz to the table and up to 4.4GHz means the need to overclock for a gamer is even further negated than we have seen before. The processor feels a lot more stable and gamer friendly with the much lower temps thanks to the addition of the new TIM in place which once again we feel was a major good move by Intel to correct a very big issue. This allows even air-cooled gamers to now have an even more silent system while still offering blazingly fast performance. The other side of the coin on this point is that on extreme cooled efforts these chips seem to be less responsive and a bit less capable but we will wait for some BIOS revisions and more OC related boards to fully pass judgement on this specific issue. "
  FULL STORY @ BJORN3D.COM

 
Intel Core i7-4960X vs Core i7-3930K 3-way SLI Gaming-Performance
     Wed, Jul 30 2014 | 12:00P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Gamers are always curious to know what benefit they get from an expensive CPU in terms of frames per second. In this series of articles we will have a look at different CPUs, running at different clock speeds and with each article we will compare two CPUs. These CPUs will be place in a test system that's been equipped with no less than three high-end graphics cards in order to open the GPU bottleneck.
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC

Intel Pentium G3258 (Haswell) 20th Anniversary Edition CPU Performance
     Tue, Jul 29 2014 | 9:12A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
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."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

AMD to Launch Refreshed FX-9590 CPU
     Sun, Jul 27 2014 | 12:03P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
It all started with a tweet. AMD teased an unnamed new FX-series chip on Twitter and we've got the inside track. It's a refreshed 5GHz FX-9590 with an included water cooling unit.
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS

Intel Devil's Canyon
     Sat, Jul 26 2014 | 12:03P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Intel’s Devil’s Canyon has been rumored, previewed and eventually delayed but now we're finally able to talk about its performance and overclocking headroom.
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS

Intel Core i7-4790K Overclocking and Review
     Wed, Jul 23 2014 | 12:03P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Intel has been slowly releasing information about its Devil’s Canyon processors for a few months now. If you’ve been on top of the processor scene, you probably know that Devil’s Canyon is the codename for a new revision of Intel’s 4th Gen Core processors, based on the Haswell microarchitecture, that features a high performance polymer thermal interface material (TIM) and updated packaging materials, in addition to an array of additional capacitors to smooth power delivery to the core. The Devil’s Canyon details Intel had strategically released up until a few days ago was all high-level information and lacked specifics about particular model numbers, pricing, and performance. On June 3, however, Intel made all of the juicy details public and a soon thereafter we got our hands on the company’s current flagship Devil’s Canyon based processor, the Core i7-4790K. And today, we can finally give you the full scoop...
  FULL STORY @ HOTHARDWARE

Intel Pentium 20th Anniversary Edition G3258 CPU Review
     Tue, Jul 22 2014 | 2:37P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Intel announced earlier this year the Haswell refresh lineup together with the release of their latest mainstream chipset, the Z97. This refresh release was overshadowed by the eagerly awaited high end K SKU Devils Canyon and the low end 20th Anniversary Pentium processor; especially the latter is a very interesting product as it now sports a fully unlocked multiplier and retails at an insane low price. We have to thank the boys from Denmark Zzolio and Riska which allowed us to spend some time with their G3258 Pentium ES processor.
  FULL STORY @ MADSHRIMPS

Intel Core i7-4790K Devil's Canyon Processor Review
     Tue, Jul 22 2014 | 2:37P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Intel Core i7-4790K and Core i5-4690K are without a doubt the most anticipated processors to come to market for the LGA1150 platform since the first Haswell processors were released back in June 2013. Read on to find out how the Intel Core i7-4790K performs!
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS

Intel Core i7-4790K Devil’s Canyon
     Tue, Jul 22 2014 | 2:36P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"When Intel announced their Haswell refresh some of us questioned where the “K-Series” unlocked processors were. We soon found out that Intel was working on two special processors made for enthusiasts codenamed “Devil’s Canyon”. These “Devil’s Canyon” processors would make up the K-Series of the Haswell refresh, but also have features that the other processors do not. Intel has addressed many issues that we saw on Ivy Bridge and Haswell processors in the past. Today we will be taking a look at the flagship Core i7-4790K quad-core processor. This is Intel’s first consumer processor to be clocked at 4.0 GHz and it actually boosts all the way up to 4.4 GHz! Let’s take a look…"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

Intel Pentium G3258 Dual Core Processor Gaming Performance @ Legit Reviews
     Fri, Jul 18 2014 | 10:41A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Earlier this week Nate & I were able to get our hands on the Intel Pentium G3258 20th Anniversary Edition Processor to take for a ride. While he was doing this, he focused most of his time on the X86 performance of the 3.2GHz Dual Core processor. He did touch a little bit on the graphics performance of the Intel HD graphics on the G3258 as well as pairing the processor with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 TI for a run through of Metro Last Light. I wanted to take the $72.99 dual core Intel Pentium G3258 processor for a spin and focus on gaming performance with a solid discrete graphics card and see how it would stack up against the same system with an Intel Core i7-4770K processor which retails for considerably more..."
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS.COM

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