Category: CPU

INTEL CORE I9-11900K

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The Intel Core i9-11900K is the latest processor for socket FCLGA1200. Intel had to reduce the core count in order to make some major architectural changes. The MSRP is $539. i9-11900K 14 nm 8 cores, 16 threads 3.50 GHz base, 5.30 GHz max boost 16MB L3 cache DDR4-3200, 128GB maximum Intel UHD Graphics 750 64 …

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INTEL 11TH GEN ROCKET LAKE-S

The Intel 11th generation Rocket Lack is the first chipset to support PCI Express 4.0. The Rocket Lake cores contain significantly more transistors than current Skylake-derived Comet Lake cores. Comet Lake is made in an Intel 14nm line so that volume production will be possible. Rocket Lake will feature the same LGA1200 socket as Comet …

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AMD RYZEN 5000 PROCESSORS

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Today AMD has launched their new Zen 3 based Ryzen 5000 processors. This includes the flagship Ryzen 9 5950X processor. First up before you grab a new Ryzen 5000 series processor, make sure you have the latest BIOS for the B550 and X570 platforms. Zen 3 has a lot of changes designed to improve performance. …

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ECC MEMORY AND AMD RYZEN

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Error correction memory (ECC) has been segmented by Intel. Intel Xeon support ECC memory but Core processors do not. AMD Ryzen is a new CPU and socket and unofficially ECC is supported. The CPU supports ECC but motherboard support may vary. On average about 1 in 3 machines suffers from a correctable memory fault on …

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AMD RYZEN 3000 SERIES

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We have seen some leaks of prices for the AMD Ryzen 3000 series which are expected to be announced on July 7 at Computex.  The product catalog also highlights a full range of Ryzen 3000 series, including Ryzen 7, Ryzen 5, and Ryzen 3 SKUs. If once again basing specs on prior leaks, here is …

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AMD 2990WX VS INTEL I9-9900K

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We have seen many articles about AMD’s flagship CPU vs Intel’s flagship CPU we felt was time to clarify some things most never consider. This article is very cynical for reason. The AMD 2990WX is a large die that is segmented into 4 pieces. Each piece is interconnected by a fast bus but it does …

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AMD ATHLON 200GE PROCESSOR

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The AMD Athlon 200GE processor is the new Zen based logic for socket AM4. The MSRP is $55 for a boxed CPU and cooler. AMD Athlon delivers responsive, reliable computing for everyday users Radeon Vega 3 Graphics for smooth videos and gaming 2 Cores / 4 Processing Threads 4MB L3 cache 3 GCN graphics cores …

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I7-8086K CPU

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Intel has launched a new i7-8086K for the Coffee Lake Z270 motherboard. The CPU has 6 cores with hyperthreading and it has the 630 integrated graphics with 24 execution units. The unlocked CPU can reach 5 GHz with the turbo core and adequate cooling. The CPU was named for the 40th anniversary of the 8086 …

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AMD RYZEN R5 2400G CPU

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The AMD Ryzen R5 2400G is one of AMD APU class processors with strong integrated graphics. The MSRP is $169. AMD YD2400C5FBBOX AMD Raven Ridge 4.9 million transistors 14nm 210 mm² die Built-In Radeon Vega RX 11 Graphics 4 Cores/8 Threads UNLOCKED and 11 GPU Cores Total L2 Cache – 2MB. Total L3 Cache – …

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INTEL CPU BUG

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It seems that Intel CPUs have a problem with the way they handle address space randomization and the prefetch logic. Its now known that Intel, AMD, Apple ARM, and Qualcomm processors are all affected by the problem. IBM Power CPU products are also affected. The security nightmare of having keys and passwords in the open …

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