1. DooKey

    Intel Stock Down and AMD Stock Up After News of Intel CPU Bug Released

    According to Bloomberg, Intel stock has fallen as much as 3.8 percent after the release of news yesterday (worst drop since April '17) that their cpu's produced over the last decade have a security bug. The bad news is two-fold for Intel - the fix might slow their chips down up to 30 percent -...
  2. FrgMstr

    ASUS ROG Rampage VI APEX Motherboard Review @ [H]

    ASUS ROG Rampage VI APEX Motherboard Review ASUS’ purpose built overclocking motherboard stands out as one of the most interesting and provocative motherboards the Republic of Gamers brand has probably ever seen. However, we’ve seen motherboards that opt to specialize in one area lose out in...
  3. D

    Intel Outs Unannounced 1TB BGA SSD, 64L 512Gb NAND Die

    Intel Outs Unannounced 1TB BGA SSD, 64L 512Gb NAND Die
  4. DooKey

    Intel SPI Driver in Ubuntu 17.10 Release Might Corrupt Your Laptop Bios

    Canonical has pulled their latest Ubuntu 17.10 release because there are many reports of Lenovo and other brand laptops experiencing corrupted BIOS when the OS is installed. At this time it looks like the Intel SPI driver is the culprit. Once a new kernel can be compliled without these drivers...
  5. DooKey

    Intel CEO Says Company is Going to Take More Risks

    An internal company email sent out to Intel employees tells them the company is going to start taking more risks in the future. However, it specifically mentions AI, autonomous driving, and connected devices and doesn't really mention the desktop cpu market. Only time will tell if the new...
  6. D

    Intel 900P 960GB, 1.5TB Mentioned In Official Document

    Intel 900P 960GB, 1.5TB Mentioned In Official Document
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    Intel introduces new Pentium Silver and Celeron processors based on the Gemini Lake architecture

    Introducing the New Intel Pentium Silver and Intel Celeron Processors: Performance and Connectivity at Amazing Value
  8. Darkswordz

    FS: ASUS X99-PRO Motherboard

  9. DooKey

    Qualcomm Wants Sales Ban on iPhones Using Intel-Based Modems

    Qualcomm has filed a request with the US International Trade Commission to ban sales of iPhones (WARNING auto play video) that use Intel-based modems. According to Qualcomm any iPhone in the X, 8, 8 Plus, or 7/7Plus that use an Intel modem are infringing upon their patents and shouldn't be...
  10. E

    NAS and ESXi Mobo/CPU/RAM Replacement options

    Hi All, I'm about to spec out a replacement of the pro-consumer hardware I have been using in my home built NAS and Whitebox ESXi build, and I'm look for some recommendations on Intel Mobo's, CPU's and RAM. Current Specs; ESXi 6.5 Box Mobo:GA-990FX-UD5 CPU: AMD FX Octocore 3Ghz Mem: 32GB...
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    WTB - i7 2600k

    Looking to upgrade an older system running an i3 3225 with something that has a bit more performance. Would prefer to pick it up here as opposed to eBay if I can. Would be open to a 3770k as well, but those are a bit pricey. Looking for more in the low $100-ish range. I'm in Chicago if anyone...
  12. Z

    FS: Pre-Cyber Monday sale! 44TB (11x4TB)

    Hello, I'm cleaning again and have 9x4TB Seagate and 2x4TB Hitachi cool-spin drives. (no warranty) As a bonus I'm throwing in an Areca raid card! (I've got many more Areca/LSI cards if interested) Get 44TB for super cheap!!! 11x 4TB +ARECA $600 + shipping (heavy box!!!) As always I'll...
  13. DooKey

    Intel Aims to End Legacy BIOS Support by 2020

    Intel's Brian Richardson in a recent presentation suggested that Intel will no longer support legacy BIOS after 2020. The plan is to pursue UEFI only from that point forward. Anyway, progress never stops and it's time to start getting rid of a lot of the legacy OS stuff running out there...
  14. DooKey

    Intel Will Bring Additional Facilities Online to Improve Coffee Lake Shipments

    Intel’s Coffee Lake launched six weeks ago, but finding the chips online has sometimes been challenging. Prices have consistently hovered above MSRP and availability hasn’t been 100 percent. That’s unfortunate - the Core i7-8700K is the best mainstream desktop CPU available in-market today — and...
  15. DooKey

    Specs for Samsung's Potential Optane Killer

    Samsung is going to compete with Intel in the Z-Nand market and attempt to take some of the Optane business away from them. This Register article compares the Samsung SZ985 to the Optane P4800X and the results are surprising. Samsung may have a winner here and the rest of us might get...
  16. DooKey

    iPhone X Intel Vs Qualcomm Modem Speed Tests Show “Significant” Performance Difference

    Apple continues to outsource the production of modems for its new iPhone to both Intel and Qualcomm, with speedtest crowdsourcing company Speedsmart discovering that Intel’s offering, though behind its Qualcomm counterpart in many other ways, is a “significantly” faster on certain networks. Is...
  17. tnt3k

    FS> White PS4 console, PS4 games, Logitech G230, Blue Gradient PBT keycaps

    Hey guys, Got a bunch of stuff I want to get rid of before the new year. Its mostly mining stuff, but got out of it after 2 months. I will always describe the item and its contents as best as I can but you can message me for details. I will add more as I find more stuff. Doesn't hurt to...
  18. D

    Intel to replace Knights Hill with new platform and microarch designed for Exascale

    One step we’re taking is to replace one of the future Intel® Xeon Phi™ processors (code name Knights Hill) with a new platform and new microarchitecture specifically designed for exascale.
  19. FrgMstr

    Where Raja? What's He Going to be Doing?

    Yep, Raja is going to Intel to get Big Blue back into the high-end discrete GPU market. Holy crap. That is excellent news. The more competition the better. Below is the complete statement. Intel to Expand Strategy to Deliver High-End, Discrete Graphics Solutions SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov...
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    "I just confirmed that Raja Koduri will in fact be going to work at Intel." - Ryan Shrout, Twitter

    "I just confirmed that Raja Koduri @Rajaontheedge will in fact be going to work at Intel."
  21. DooKey

    New Intel Core Processor Combines High-Performance CPU with Custom Discrete Graphics from AMD

    Intel announced their new venture with AMD today, the new product, designed by Intel, integrates an Intel® Core™ processor, semi-custom Radeon™ graphics chip, and second generation High Bandwidth Memory (HBM2) into a single package. Anyway, the goal of this partnership is to provide thinner...
  22. DooKey

    Overwatch League Gets Big Sponsors with HP and Intel

    HP and Intel are teaming up to sponsor Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch League, the official esports league based on its popular shooter with 35 million monthly active players. With a player base that large, and growing, it makes perfect sense for HP and Intel to lend their support to...
  23. D

    Intel cleans up its (Custom) foundry act

    Intel, ARM deepen foundry ties pages 2 - 5
  24. DooKey

    Quantum Computing Brings Promise and Threats

    In this opinion piece over at InformationWeek, the author proposes that quantum computing poses both great promise and potential threats. Without a doubt the promises of quantum computing are immense. Things that conventional computers do slowly the quantum computer can do many times faster...
  25. DooKey

    Intel Handily Beats Analyst Expectations as Chips Continue to Shine

    The juggernaut named Intel continues to reap the benefits of a diverse product portfolio and beat analyst expectations for the third quarter. Intel reported net income of $4.52B and that's up 34 percent from last year. It just goes to show that Intel dances to the beat of their own drum and...
  26. Z

    FS: 2x Intel SSD PRO 180GB (price lowered)

    Hello, I have two (2x) Intel SSD Pro 5400s 180GB drives. I've opened them up (installed Windows 10 and tested them vs the 275GB crucial drives I have, formatted them and have been sitting on my self. Less than 30GB of data! $175 (I'll cover shipping) *as always I'll include a gift or two...
  27. DooKey

    Google worked with Intel on a custom AI chip for its Pixel phones

    Google worked with Intel to develop a special-purpose chip for AI and other tasks in the new Pixel smartphones. Intel has to feel somewhat happy with this arrangement since they more or less dropped out of the mobile phone/tablet business last year. I guess time will tell how long this...
  28. E

    Intel 900p Optane drives to be another paper launch?

    The Register had found a number of listings for the 280GB and 480GB Optane drives with them being priced at $650 and $1049 respectively. I looked around and has four listed for each capacity (two for each coast of the US). The price is pretty up there, but are they even going to be...
  29. FrgMstr

    MSI X299 XPower Gaming AC Motherboard Review

    MSI X299 XPower Gaming AC Motherboard Review The X299 XPower Gaming AC is MSI’s flagship HEDT motherboard for Intel CPU’s. This monster motherboard has an enormous feature set and an fairly large price tag as we have come to expect with HEDT boards. However, there is definite value here if you...
  30. DooKey

    BoundHook Attack Exploits Intel Skylake MPX Feature

    A post-intrusion technique developed by researchers at CyberArk Labs called BoundHooking allows attackers to exploit a feature in all Intel chips introduced since Skylake. The attack technique allows for the execution of code from any process without detection by antivirus software or other...
  31. FrgMstr

    GIGABYTE X299 Aorus Gaming 3 Motherboard Review

    GIGABYTE X299 Aorus Gaming 3 Motherboard Review GIGABYTE adds another product to its ever expanding Aorus Gaming line. The X299 Aorus Gaming 3 sounds like it might be at the bottom of the Skylake-X heap feature-wise, but you can hardly call a motherboard with so many features "stripped" down...
  32. D

    Intel 10nm/7nm CPU/GPU Rumor Thread : Cannonlake, Icelake, Tigerlake, Sapphire Rapids, etc.

    Cannonlake What is Cannonlake? Cannonlake was apparently meant to be the succesor to Skylake, featuring 8 cores on the mainstream desktop with a token IPC jump of 5%~, but due to 10nm woes Desktop and Server Cannonlake were scrapped and were replaced with two 14nm desktop lineup slot ins...
  33. FrgMstr

    Overclocking the Intel 8600K - Delidded on Air and Water @ [H]

    Overclocking the Intel 8600K - Delidded on Air and Water We've gotten to spend some quality time with our Intel Core i5-8600K Coffee Lake CPU, and of course we have spent our time finding out just how far we could push the processor's clock under both Air Cooling and Water Cooling. We relid and...
  34. FrgMstr

    AMD vs. Intel HEDT Platform Showdown Editorial

    AMD vs. Intel HEDT Platform Showdown Editorial I’ve spent quite a bit of time with AMD’s Threadripper and X399 chipset and I thought I’d give our readers my impression of it and talk about the platform as well as giving interested consumers a general overview of the platform and what it has to...
  35. FrgMstr

    Intel Leaked Slide Shows New 300 Series Chipset in 2018

    Tim "Red Hound" Verry over a PCPer eyed a slide that is now out in the wild that talks about new ho-hum desktop chipsets from Intel, but also has a Check out the slide. Thanks to a leaked Intel Launch Update document we now know that Intel is planning to launch a slew of new 300-series...
  36. pencea

    Which cooler to pair up with the 8700k?

    I'm thinking about upgrading to the 8700k and hoping to clock it to 5ghz to make it even more worthwhile. In the past I’ve used air coolers exclusively for every build and hesitated going AIO solutions mainly due to being a little unfamiliar with them, but this time I might actually switch over...
  37. pencea

    Which cooler to pair up with the 8700k?

    Thinking about upgrading to the 8700k and hoping to clock it to 5ghz to make it even more worthwhile. In the past I’ve used air coolers exclusively for every build and hesitated going AIO solutions mainly due to being a little unfamiliar with them, but this time I might actually switch over to...