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Intel Core i7 Six-Core IHS

Intel Core i7-4960X Extreme Edition Review

by Rob Williams on September 25, 2013 in Intel Processors

Intel’s latest processor series has arrived, and we’re looking to find out if it becomes the company’s greatest. Compared to Intel’s latest mainstream part, Haswell, IV-E avails a quad-channel memory controller, a far more robust PCIe configuration, and the only place to get six-core parts. Are there other perks to be found? Let’s find out.

Intel 4th Gen Core Processor Box

Intel Core i7-4770K Quad-Core Processor Review

by Rob Williams on July 19, 2013 in Intel Processors

Intel’s latest processor architecture brings a lot to the table, with the usual suspects dominating the feature’s-list: improved CPU and GPU performance, better power-efficiency, and new instruction sets. We’re taking a look at the desktop line’s highest-end offering here, so let’s see how it stacks up against the last-gen’s champ.

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Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition Review

by Rob Williams on November 28, 2011 in Intel Processors

To those looking to build the biggest, baddest high-end PC around, the wait for Sandy Bridge-E was no doubt painful. But, it’s finally here, and much to our expectations, Intel has once again solidified its position as the performance leader. So let’s take a look at what it offers, and compare it to the i7-990X, i7-2600K and AMD FX-8150.

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The State of Overclocking on Intel Motherboards

by Rob Williams on April 12, 2011 in Intel Motherboards, Intel Processors, Staff Editorials

I’d like to think that I’m the kind of person who doesn’t hold a grudge, but after bouts of unsuccessful overclocking runs with Intel motherboards in the past, I just about gave up. Until I decided to investigate further to see where things stood today. Have my opinions changed after overclocking with Intel’s DP67BG this past weekend?

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Intel’s Sandy Bridge Revealed: Core i5-2500K & i7-2600K Reviewed

by Rob Williams on January 3, 2011 in Intel Processors

The long-awaited launch of Intel’s Sandy Bridge is here, and we have all of the details of what to expect, what you need to “upgrade”, what models will be available at launch, and of course, their prices. We’re taking a look at two of the higest-end offerings, the Core i5-2500K and i7-2600K – both quad-cores and both fully unlocked.

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Intel Core i7-4960X Extreme Edition Review Rob Williams September 25, 2013 Intel Processors
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The State of Overclocking on Intel Motherboards Rob Williams April 12, 2011 Intel Motherboards, Intel Processors, Staff Editorials
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