News tagged ‘cpu’

Friday, 16 Mar 2012

ARM Unveils Power Efficient 32-bit Processor

ARM Unveils Power Efficient 32-bit Processor

ARM has unveiled Cortex-M0+ processor that is touted by the company as the world's most power-efficient 32-bit microprocessor. The processor is marketed as being able to bring Internet connectivity to a whole host of electronic and electrical devices.

Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012

Intel Clarifies Ivy Bridge Delay Rumors

Intel Clarifies Ivy Bridge Delay Rumors

Intel says that its Ivy Bridge CPUs will be only delayed for a few weeks, dispelling the earlier rumor that their release would be delayed by two months.

Intel to Show More Aggressive Presence in Smartphone Scene

Intel to Show More Aggressive Presence in Smartphone Scene

Intel is aiming to play a more significant role in the smartphone landscape with its new Atom platforms. In line with this goal, Intel has established partnerships with different device manufacturers and service providers worldwide.

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2012

New Details of Ivy Bridge Processors Revealed

New Details of Ivy Bridge Processors Revealed

New details of Intel Ivy Bridge CPUs have been revealed at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) in San Francisco by Intel spokespersons. Expect more PCIe Gen 3.0 lanes as well as an integrated DisplayPort controller.

Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012

AMD to Launch Three 95W TDP FX Series Processors in March

AMD to Launch Three 95W TDP FX Series Processors in March

AMD is reportedly going to launch three FX series processors in March. The top-of-the-line CPU in this lineup is AMD FX-8140 (3.2GHz, 4.1GHz Max. Turbo) that is an eight-core CPU while the other two are six-core AMD FX-6120 (3.5GHz, 4.1GHz MT) and quad-core AMD FX-4150 (3.9GHz, 4.1GHz MT).

Friday, 10 Feb 2012

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a way for collaboration between the CPU and GPU during the execution of programs, allowing their computing performance to be increased by over 20%.

Thursday, 19 Jan 2012

Intel Launches New Processor Replacement Plan for Overclockers

Intel Launches New Processor Replacement Plan for Overclockers

Hardcore overclockers can do what they do best now with the blessings of Intel. The chipmaker has just announced its Performance Tuning Protection Plan (PTPP) that is an extended warranty plan to replace an eligible processor, damaged from overclocking.

Thursday, 5 Jan 2012

Intel Engineers Arrested for Hawking Engineering Sample CPUs on eBay

Intel Engineers Arrested for Hawking Engineering Sample CPUs on eBay

Four Intel engineers were arrested by Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) for allegedly selling engineering samples of Intel CPUs on eBay.

Thursday, 29 Dec 2011

Overheard: Intel to Launch Ivy Bridge Processors in Early April Next Year

Overheard: Intel to Launch Ivy Bridge Processors in Early April Next Year

According to DigiTimes, Intel is set to launch its Ivy Bridge processors on or around April 8 next year. The company is expected to launch a total of 25 processors: 17 of them are desktop models while the remaining eight are for notebook and ultrabook use.

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011

Prices of Intel Ivy Bridge Desktop Processors Leaked

Prices of Intel Ivy Bridge Desktop Processors Leaked

The prices of Intel's desktop Ivy Bridge CPUs have been revealed and it seems that they do not deviate much from the prices of their current Sandy Bridge processors.

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