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AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs. Intel Core i5 8600K: the best gaming CPU in the year 2018!

August 14, 2018 - 11:59 PM

AMD has released their second generation Ryzen processors and Intel has upgraded its Core i5 line to six cores. Which one should you go for if you want the best gaming performance? has the answer!

Gaming on an iGPU: how good is that free graphics card?

July 13, 2018 - 05:16 AM

More and more people are gaming, but many of them are casual players. Those gamers are less demanding and do not buy an expensive video card. What can you expect from your integrated GPU? Are dedicated entry-level cards worthwhile?

How many CPU cores do you need for gaming?

July 9, 2018 - 11:59 PM

The number of cores in consumer processors is on the rise. How many do you need for games, or in other words, how many cores do you need for optimal performance in 2018? That's what we want to investigate.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 review: the most interesting Ryzen 2!

July 5, 2018 - 11:59 PM

Perhaps the most interesting CPU was missing in our big review of Ryzen 2. This affordable Ryzen 5 2600 can already be bought for {c:gb}170 pounds{/c:gb}{c:us}230 dollars{/c:us}. Is that as attractive as it sounds?

Intel Core i7 8086K review: the best gaming-CPU, but not the best choice

June 17, 2018 - 11:59 PM

Intel's Core i7 8086K anniversary processor, with its official maximum clock frequency of 5 GHz, excels in single-threaded workloads, making it the fastest gaming processor. But there is not only reason to party...

Budget King: Intel Pentium Gold G5400 review

May 24, 2018 - 11:59 PM

Last week, Intel completed the Coffee Lake range of processors with no less than 14 new models. One of the most interesting variants is the Pentium Gold G5400, which has four threads and is still very affordable.

AMD Ryzen 2 & X470 review: Ryzen 5 2600X, Ryzen 7 2700 & 2700X + 6 X470 motherboards

April 24, 2018 - 12:59 AM

AMD's 2nd generation Ryzen processors, Pinnacle Ridge, should be a big improvement. How fast are these CPUs really? Did AMD make the right changes? We tested 3 processors and 6 X470 motherboards.

42 AMD and Intel CPUs review: choose the best processor

March 23, 2018 - 07:20 AM

In 2017, AMD and Intel once again competed with each other with tons of new processors. Time to take stock: Which processor should you buy for which purpose? After reading this article you know which CPU is best for you!

Intel X58 (Core i7 920 & i7 980X) versus AMD Ryzen & Intel Coffee Lake: worth upgrading?

March 4, 2018 - 11:59 PM

Some Hardware.Info readers are probably still on Intel's X58 platform, with e.g. a Core i7 920/980X. Last year's competition on the processor market was fierce. Is an upgrade to Ryzen or Coffee Lake worth it, or should you stick with X58?

Intel Sandy Bridge (Core i5 2500K & i7 2600K) versus AMD Ryzen & Intel Coffee Lake: worth the upgrade?

March 1, 2018 - 11:59 PM

Many Hardware.Info readers may still be using an Intel processor from the Sandy Bridge generation. Is an AMD Ryzen or Intel Coffee Lake worth the upgrade, or are you still good with a Sandy Bridge?

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