Intel Core i7-7700K Overclocked Past 7GHz

Overclocking is a very niche passion but those who do it swear by it. They probably can’t fathom not tweaking a processor to get the best possible performance they can out of it. While the public has to wait for a bit to get their hands on Intel’s latest Kaby Lake Core i7 processors, the company has sent out several units to overclocking professionals over the past few weeks to […]


Vizio 14-inch Thin + Light Touch Notebook

[CES 2013] We have seen our share of new touch notebooks for Windows 8 and today, Vizio is coming to CES with its Thin+Light Touch lineup. The 14-inch model runs the AMD A10 4657M Quad Core 2.3GHz  processor with 8GB RAM and features a HD+ (1600×800) touch display. From the product photo we have, the aluminum unibody chassis looks thin and elegant, at 0.66-inch it is slimmer than the 13-inch […]


VIZIO 11.6-inch Windows 8 Tablet PC

[CES 2013] VIZIO is coming to CES with a number of Windows 8 including thin laptops and one 11. 6” tablet. A hair thicker than the iPad (0.4” vs. 0.37” – 9.4 mm / 10.16 mm) for a significantly larger display (11.6” vs. 9.5”), the VIZIO tablet  runs an AMD Z60 dual-core 1 GHz processor with 2GB RAM. That processor should deliver higher performance than the Microsoft Surface which runs […]


Intel Core i7 3960X Sandy Bridge-E Preview

Intel Core i7 3960X – It is best used with applications that rely heavily on multi-core to scale performance…


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Intel’s Sandy Bridge in Products @ CES

[CES 2010] CES is the perfect announcement platform for Intel because this is the time for the bi-annual “PC Refresh” that has happened like clockwork for more than a decade now (February/October). The second generation Core Processor, codenamed “Sandy Bridge” improves the performance across the board (sometime in a dramatic way) and lifts the base graphics performance (and compatibility, up to DX10) appreciably, thanks to the graphics processor embedded directly […]


Apple Offers 2.8GHz Core i7 Option For 15/17-Inch MacBook Pros

While the focus on Apple’s Back to Mac event was on its new MacBook Air notebooks and iLife ’11, the fruity company has also introduced new processor options for its 15- and 17-inch MacBook Pros. Customers are now able to choose a 2.8GHz Core i7 processor when choosing either notebook, bumping the price up by $400 or $200, depending on the original configuration. Aside from that, the new MacBook Air […]


Getac Rugged Notebook Is Powered By Intel’s Core i7 Processor

If you’re looking for an alternative rugged notebook to Panasonic’s Toughbook series, you might want to check out the Getac V200 convertible notebook, which should fit the bill. This notebook can be used in a -20 degrees Celsius environment, sports a full magnesium alloy casing, shock mounted 320GB hard drive, sealed I/O ports, and Getac’s exclusive 1200 NITs QuadraClear technology that allows users to easily read and operate their computer […]


Intel working to release new CPUs this year

Intel isn’t going to rest on its laurels, where the computer processor giant aims to roll out a slew of new desktop processors sometime in the third quarter of this year in order to replace outgoing models, while lowering the price point of selected CPUs to boost demand. From the middle of this month onwards, there will be three new processors launching including the six-core Core i7-970 which is priced […]


Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 14 Gets Core i7 Processor Option

Lenovo’s Core i3-powered ThinkPad Edge 14 is a pretty nifty notebook, but in the event that you feel that it doesn’t have enough grunt to satisfy you, you’ll be quite happy to hear that Lenovo is now offering its ThinkPad Edge 14 with the option of a 2.66GHz Core i7-620M processor, though it will reduce your bank account by an additional $350. That being said, if you’re a performance junkie, […]


CyberPower offers unlocked Core i5 and Core i7 processors in desktops

CyberPower is no stranger when it comes to the world of computer gaming, and this time round the company has released “unlocked” Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors that hail from the K series. With the Intel Core i7-875K and Intel Core i5-655 processors being prepared to be ordered via the Gamer Xtreme series of desktop PCs, you have a choice of pairing them with NVIDIA GTX or ATI […]


Motion Computing C5v And F5v Rugged Tablets With Core i7

Intel’s Core i5 and i7 processors are obviously very popular at the moment, but you don’t see them appearing on tablet devices too often. Motion Computing looks like it’s trying to change things by cramming said processors into its C5v and F5v tablet computers, the former which is aimed towards the medical profession and the latter targeting the retail, engineering and utilities market. These devices offer a 10.4-inch TFT touch […]


HP Introduces 14 and 17-inch Envy Notebooks

HP’s Envy line of notebooks is rather popular, and it seems that we were right when we predicted that 14-inch and 17-inch models would be appearing. HP has announced two new Envy notebooks in said sizes and despite what you may think of optical drives in this day and age, both feature slot-loading drives. The Envy 17 obviously has a rather large display, which is powered by the Mobility Radeon […]


MSI Preparing To Launch Its 890FXA-GD70 Motherboard

While Intel is enjoying its success with its Core i7 series of processors, that doesn’t mean there isn’t a demand for AMD processors. Now MSI is targeting folks who are looking to build an AMD-powered rig by gearing up to launch its AMD 890FXA-GD70 motherboard. While there isn’t any pricing or release date just yet, technical specifications of this motherboard are available, which include:


Core i7 Powered Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 Coming To Japan

You might recall the Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 that was on show at CES a while back. If you were wowed by this notebook and live in Japan, you’re in luck, as the notebook is scheduled to be available in Japan this weekend. Specifications of the IdeaPad Y560 are juicy, sporting specs such as: