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TekSpek Latest Articles
2nd Gen AMD Ryzen Threadripper
2nd Gen AMD Ryzen Threadripper
Date Issued: 20/08/2018

It is no secret that the many-core processor wars have started. The two heavyweights of our industry - AMD and Intel - are slugging it out with huge consumer chips packing more cores and threads than ever before, and we're only just getting started.

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AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Desktop Processors
AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Desktop Processors
Date Issued: 19/04/2018

It feels like only yesterday that AMD restored competition to the CPU marketplace with the launch of its award-winning Ryzen processors, yet here we are, just over 12 months later, and the chip giant is following-up with a second-generation successor.

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Intel 8th Gen desktop CPUs
Intel 8th Gen desktop CPUs
Date Issued: 03/04/2018

Intel is today bolstering its 8th Gen Core desktop CPU line-up by releasing eight new processors and four new 300-series chipsets. This TekSpek examines what's new.

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Intel 8th Gen mobile CPUs
Intel 8th Gen mobile CPUs
Date Issued: 03/04/2018

Intel started down the 8th Generation Core CPU path in August of last year. The initial launch focussed on expanding and improving the U-series portfolio through a newer architecture and, more tellingly from a performance perspective, doubling of cores and threads whilst keeping power the same. Impressive.

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AMD Ryzen Desktop G-Series
AMD Ryzen Desktop G-Series
Date Issued: 12/02/2018

CPU launches were fast and frantic in 2017, with both AMD and Intel refreshing their desktop stables with enticing, new products. AMD, in particular, can be credited with restoring competition to this space with the introduction of Ryzen processors based on the cutting-edge 14nm Zen architecture.

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