Nordichardware Logo


Official numbers for AMD Llano in 3DMark Vantage

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

AMD has shared some more on the coming Fusion APU Llano. It put up three mobile circuits and compared them to AMD Zacate, better known as E-350 and found on many mini-ITX motherboards and inside notebooks, in the popular 3DMark Vantage.

 

IBM worth more than Microsoft - For the first time in 15 years

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

ibmIBM watched Microsoft surpass it in the 90's. IBM has now come back after watching Microsoft fly by 15 years ago, an historic comeback that means Microsoft now has both Apple and IBM above it on the stock market.

 

Intel postpones launch of 22nm Ivy Bridge

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

ivybridgesIntel got a rough start with the praised Sandy Bridge architecture and had to recall all chipsets. The sales didn't really take off until Q2 and now new information says we shouldn't expect a launch of Ivy Bridge until Q2 2012.

 

Intel preparing 3 new 17W Sandy Bridge CPUs with better performance

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

SandyBridge_Wafer_Angle2

Intel is preparing three very interesting models of Sandy Bridge for the mobile market with TDPs at only 17W. It has had a processor with similar TDP earlier, Core i5-2537M, but these three have higher clock frequencies and more cache.

 

ASUS leaks frequencies of AMD FX-8110 and FX-8130P

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

bulldozer.die

Once again we have information the coming processor architecture Bulldozer and this time we learn about the clock frequencies. AMD FX-8110 and FX-8130P will be the top models with 8 cores and if correct it looks like the frequencies will go above 4.0GHz.

 

Frequencies, details for AMD's mobile Llano APUs

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

AMD will use the Llano architecture for both desktops and notebooks. The portable platform is called Sabine and we already know that the flagship will be quad-core with powerful integrated graphics. We now have specifications for the entire mobile Fusion A series with both clock frequencies for CPU and GPU.

 

First AMD Fusion A and AMD FX prices

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

amd.hqAMD is getting closer and closer to the Summer launches of the mid-range platform Lynx and Fusion A processors, which will be backed by Bulldozer-based AMD FX series. The first prices has leaked to the media and among them we see the top model of the Llano family, AMD A8-3550P, priced at below $170.

 

AMD Bulldozer comes with 2 different Turbo modes

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

bulldozer.die

New information from AMD has surfaced, but to you expecting buyers it is not benchmarks. AMD talks about the new architecture and how it made it more energy efficient. New information on Turbo Core 2.0 also reveal two different modes depending on load.

 

Intel preparing unlocked Core i3-2120K processor

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

corei3boxIntel Core i3-2120K looks to become the third unlocked Sandy Bridge processor on the market and the first K model of Intel's Core i3 family. According to leaked information the new budget processor will cost around 140€ and this be prepared for some serious overclocking of its two cores, with unlocked multipliers.

 

AMD - Llano offers 325% better graphcis performance than Sandy Bridge

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

Llano_APU2AMD continues to ride the GPU performance before the launch of the new mid-range processor Llano. Recently leaked documents from the company points to that the Llano-based Fusion A series will offer up to 325% better graphics performance then equivalent Intel processors based on Sandy Bridge.

 

Intel invest big in Atom, 14nm Airmont in 2014

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

silverthornIntel has revealed more details on the future of the Atom platform and after ARM making some noise on the mobile market, Intel is gearing up big time. Intel revealed that the Atom platform will in the future use a similar tick-tock strategy as the regular CPUs, which will reach its end in 2014 with 14nm Airmont. 

 

First AMD Llano benchmarks

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

fusions

AMD's new Fusion circuit of the APU family Llano has been tested in 3DMark06 and 3DMark Vantage and performance is on par with what is expected, that is CPU is on the same level as Athlon II X4 and a little slower than AMD Radeon HD5550. THe APU in this test comes with four cores at 2.4GHz and an unknown number of stream processors, but also the clock frequencies of the GPU is unknown.

 

Intel Atom N2600 and N2800 specifications

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

Intel's new Atom platform has been detailed and most information on the first retail models is out in the open. We know about D2500 and D2700 that will be used in nettops and other small desktop units, and we can now report about N2600 and N2800 for netbooks and other portable units, e.g. tablets.

 

Fusion A8-3530MX will be AMD:s mobile flagship

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

fusionsAMD will roll out one new processor after another this summer. Besides a bunch of new processors and APUs for the desktop market it will also release products for the mobile market. The star of the mobile collection builds on the Llano architecture and will be named Fusion A8-3530MX.

 

New Intel technology to lower power consumption when in standby

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

intelhq

Those who haven't jumped on the SSD trend there is a big reason to do so in 2012 with Intel's launch of Chief River, the mobile platform based on Ivy Bridge, which replaces Huron River and Sandy Bridge. A new technology from Intel will lower power consumption when in standby to the same levels as sleeping.

 

New Intel Atom architecture at 22nm

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

atoms

Intel announced the new 22nm process last week and the speculations were many if this would be Intel's way into the ultramobile segment and a chance to compete with ARM. It doesn't seem like Intel is rushing into this but the first energy efficient architecture based on 22nm will come in 2013, about the same time as when AMD and ARM will have access to 20nm.

   

AMD puts Llano against Sandy Bridge in game benchmarks

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

Llano_fulldie

Llano is coming, and on Just 1st we will get more details from AMD, officially, and hopefully it will launch shortly afterwards. Donanimhaber has once again acquired press material with Llano headlining. AMD has benchmarked Llano in 5 games using the integrated GPU, and compared it Intel Sandy Bridge.

   

Intels Cedarview brings graphics from PowerVR

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

Previous Intel Atom processors have used Intel GMA graphics based on PowerVR's technology and tuned by Intel to fit its needs. With Intel's coming Atom, Cedarview, it looks like it will use a more or less pure out PowerVR chip.

   

ARM doesn't consider Intel a threat, despite 3D transistor

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

arms

Last week Intel revealed the coming 22nm node, the first to use FinFET, better known as "3D-transistors". This has extended Intel's lead on the semiconductor front, moving it three years ahead of the rest. According to ARM this is not a problem and that it will still be able to compete.

   

NVIDIA adds another piece to the SoC puzzle with Icera

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

tegra2liten

NVIDIA got a slow start with the first Tegra circuit that didn't get many designer invites, but the successor Tegra 2 is more of a success since it has reached the market with mixed reviews, but eventually sales took off. With the acquisition of Icera the company adds more competitive power to its SoC portfolio and the Tegra brand.

   

Intel goes DirectX 11 in the first 3D transistor processor Ivy Bridge

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

ivy112Intel dropped a bomb earlier this week when it revealed that after ten years of research it has managed to build a transistor with three dimensions. A breakthrough that will reach the market in the first half of 2012 with the Ivy Bridge architecture. Leaked roadmaps reveal details on the processor and its DirectX 11 graphics processor.

   

AMD cuts prices on of processors with up to 39.4%

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

A few days ago AMD launched the new Phenom II X4 980 that is a quad-core processor at 3.7GHz and as usual it will replace the previous top model of the Phenom II x4 series. AMD has now cut prices of all processors, which is probably an attempt to empty out stock before the launch of Llano and Bulldozer, or that is starting to really feel the pressure from Sandy Bridge?

   

Octo-core AMD FX brings performance equal to Core i7-2600K?

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

AMD_Bulldozer_2011d

New reports starring AMD's new processors are leaking all the time. Just recently we informed you about the four date in June when AMD will release more information on both Llano and Bulldozer. Now Donanimhaber has once again released slides that reveal AMD's processor placements for the latter half of 2011, and estimated performance.

   

Octo-core Sandy Bridge-EP LGA2011 surfaces on eBay

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

Q19D_1

LGA2011 is the latest platform to look forward to from Intel. In Q4, targeting enthusiasts and businesses with support for quad memory channels, four or six cores, we will see the arrival of Sandy Bridge-E, but for the same socket there will be Sandy Bridge-EP for the server market.

   

More details on the launch of Llano and Bulldozer

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

amd_vision_logo1

AMD is moving towards the most exciting launches in many, many years with the processor architecture Bulldozer and the coming APU design Llano. The launch of new motherboards with the AMD 9 series of chipsets will come first, while more information on Llano and Bulldozer will come about the same time.

   

Phenom II X4 980 Black Edition arrives at 3.7 GHz

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

phenom2AMD has released what is probably the last Phenom II processor before the new architectures Llano and Bulldozer arrive. To keep up as much as possible with Intel's broad Sandy Bridge assortment AMD has rolled out a new quad-core flagship in the form of Phenom II X4 980 Black Edition that runs at 3.7 GHz.

   

AMD not into ARM, only into Fusion

CPU Chipset

Written by Jacob Hugosson

We could conclude that ARM has a great interest in AMD and is trying to convince it to acquire a processor license from ARM. AMD representative John Taylor denies this and says the company will continue to focus on Fusion APUs, like Zacate and the coming Llano.

   

Qualcomm demonstrates new MSM8660 processor

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

msm8660sQualcomm is currently the only circuit manufacturer that chooses to develop its own processor circuits instead of ARM's Cortex-A9 architecture like the competition. Qualcomm instead has its Scorpion architecture to lean on. The company has now presented a new development platform based on a 1.5 GHz dual-core MSM8660 SoC and the focus is on multimedia.

   

AMD confirms GPU focus with Llano APUs

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

AMD is nearing the launch of the new mid-range platform Lynx where the star will be the new APU Llano. AMD's Llano architectre builds on both CPU and GPU components where AMD has dedicated a large portion of the chip to the integrated GPU, which is now confirmed by leaked roadmaps.

   

Intels 32nm Cedar Trail Atom detailed

CPU Chipset

Written by Anton Karmehed

Intel's next generation Atom platform is called Cedar Trail and the launch of the ultraportable platform is slated for Q4. Already we have detailed information on the new Atom processors sporting 32nm technology with DirectX 10.1 and higher clock frequencies.

   

Page 11 of 47

Våra köprekommendationer



Våra köpguider



Undersökning

What is your current type of internet connection at home?







Results
RSS Feed