The latest Intel 11th Gen Tiger Lake leak might disappoint you

The latest Intel 11th Gen Tiger Lake leak might disappoint you By Jess Weatherbed 08 March 2021 Slower speeds than previously rumored (Image credit: Shutterstock / Pawarun Chitchirachan) More information has emerged regarding Intel’s upcoming 8-core Tiger Lake mobile chips , with details including the name of the new processor SKUs, as well as clock […]

Intel Lunar Lake spotted again – but rumored 14th-gen CPUs may not arrive for ages

Intel Lunar Lake spotted again – but rumored 14th-gen CPUs may not arrive for ages By Darren Allan 09 March 2021 Lunar Lake chips could be set to debut in 2024 (Image credit: Shutterstock) We’ve caught another glimpse of what could be Intel’s 14th-gen processors, which will theoretically be the fourth in line successor to […]

Nvidia RTX 3050 Ti GPU could soon power up budget gaming laptops

Nvidia RTX 3050 Ti GPU could soon power up budget gaming laptops By Darren Allan 08 March 2021 Or at least usher in more affordable gaming portables… (Image credit: Nvidia) Nvidia has an RTX 3050 Ti laptop graphics card incoming, at least if a leak from notebook maker Asus is on the money. This one […]

AMD’s Radeon RX 6700 XT launch proved it needs a DLSS killer to beat Nvidia

AMD’s Radeon RX 6700 XT launch proved it needs a DLSS killer to beat Nvidia By Matt Hanson 06 March 2021 Battle of the midrange (Image credit: AMD) Earlier this week, AMD officially unveiled its Radeon RX 6700 XT graphics card. Sitting below the previously announced Radeon RX 6900 XT , Radeon RX 6800 XT […]

All Nvidia RTX 3000 Founders Edition GPUs will get game boosting technology

Nvidia has announced that support for the framerate-boosting Resizable BAR will come to all Founders Edition 3000 series cards by late March. If you’re lucky enough to have your hands on video cards like the RTX 3070 or RTX 3080 then you’ll soon be able to enjoy an average performance increase of 10% on specific […]

Intel scraps insurance plans for CPU overclockers – and the reason might surprise you

Intel scraps insurance plans for CPU overclockers – and the reason might surprise you By Darren Allan 02 March 2021 PTPP plans simply weren’t popular… (Image credit: Future) Intel has announced that it’s ditching the Performance Tuning Protection Plan program, a long-running scheme whereby the chip giant provided insurance for those overclocking its processors . […]

Intel Rocket Lake CPUs could come in a killer bundle with Hitman 3 for free

Intel Rocket Lake CPUs could come in a killer bundle with Hitman 3 for free By Darren Allan 02 March 2021 A potentially compelling combo indeed… (Image credit: Future) Intel’s Rocket Lake processors will be offered in a bundle with Hitman 3 , if the latest nugget from the CPU grapevine is on the money. […]

Intel finally confirms its new Rocket Lake-S processors will launch on March 30

Intel finally confirms its new Rocket Lake-S processors will launch on March 30 By Matt Hanson 02 March 2021 News comes after retailer sold CPUs early (Image credit: Shutterstock) Intel has now officially confirmed that its Rocket Lake-S processors will go on sale on March 30, 2021, following news that a German retailer had been […]

AMD’s 64-core Threadripper Pro CPU is now out – with a truly wallet-ripping price

AMD’s 64-core Threadripper Pro CPU is now out – with a truly wallet-ripping price By Darren Allan 02 March 2021 Monster Threadripper Pro 3995WX processor will set you back $5,500 (Image credit: Future) AMD has announced that three Ryzen Threadripper Pro CPUs are now available to buy as standalone products from online retailers across the […]