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[Pro] Intel Xeon E5-2640 v4 review: 10-core for a grand

March 22, 2017 - 12:59 AM
The introduction of Broadwell-E marked the release of the first 10-core consumer processor from Intel, however it turned out to be very expensive. An alternative is the 10-core Xeon E5-2640 v4, which we'll be taking a look at.

Intel Celeron G3920 processor review: Skylake for a trifle

July 6, 2016 - 04:24 AM
For a while now Intel also sells Skylake processors in its lowest positioned line for desktops. We tested a Celeron G3920, a processor anyone can get.

How to overclock Skylake processors

May 2, 2016 - 02:59 AM
Back in early August Intel introduced the Skylake generation of processors, including the overclockable K-series of CPUs. We are going to to tell you how to overclock these chips the best in this workshop.

Intel five generation IPC test: Broadwell, Haswell, Ivy Bridge, Sandy Bridge and Nehalem

August 19, 2015 - 11:17 AM
How much faster is Broadwell compared to the Haswell CPU when running at identical frequencies? We try to find out, as well as the gains on previous generations.

Intel Core i7 5775C review: Broadwell on your desktop

July 24, 2015 - 02:20 AM
With a gigantic delay, Intel introduces the first 5th generation Core or Broadwell processors for desktops. Is the Core i5 5775C still worth it at all with the next generation around the corner?

AMD vs. Intel: 57 processor megatest

July 14, 2015 - 02:39 AM
That the fastest processors are currently made by Intel is not really a secret, but what is the best choice when you want to spend up to £ 50, £100 or £150? To answer that question we conducted a megatest of 57 current AMD ans Intel CPUs. Dat Intel d...

Workshop: sanding CPU for better cooling performance

May 11, 2015 - 02:19 AM
By sanding your processor and CPU-cooler you can improve the coolingperformance significantly. How big this improvement is and how to perform this sanding you can read in this workshop.

Haswell-E overklocking workshop: How to get the most out of the Core i7 5960X, 5930K and 4820K

January 16, 2015 - 09:29 AM
The newest Intel Haswell-E processors are already pretty fast out of the box, but if you want to you can squeeze a lot more performance out of them. This workshop shows you how to achieve the optimum overclock .

AMD FX-6300 vs. Intel Core i3 4330: Budget Gaming CPU Deathmatch

December 17, 2014 - 07:26 AM
Willing to spend around 100 euros on a processor? Choosing for AMD will get you the hexa-core FX-6300, whereas Intel has the dual-core i3-4330 on offer. Which of these two is the correct choice for an affordable gaming PC?

4,5 GHz on a budget CPU: Pentium G3258 overclocking review

November 26, 2014 - 04:00 AM
Intel introduced a special anniversary edition of the Pentium G3258 processor in June 2014. This special edition is unlocked so very easy to overclock; we check if this is the ideal processor for a cheap but powerful PC

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