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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?

AMD Bulldozer (FX-8370E) versus AMD Ryzen & Intel Coffee Lake: worth upgrading?

February 21, 2018 - 11:59 PM

Many Hardware.Info readers could still be using a Bulldozer-generation AMD processor such as an FX-8350 or an FX-8370E. Are AMD Ryzen and Intel Coffee Lake good upgrade options?

Intel Haswell (Core i5 4670K & i7 4790K) versus Ryzen & Coffee Lake: worth upgrading?

February 20, 2018 - 11:59 PM

Many Hardware.Info readers are probably still using an Intel processor from the Haswell generation. Is an upgrade to AMD Ryzen or Intel Coffee Lake worth it, or should you stick with Haswell?

Green thinking: the effect of Windows power profiles

December 26, 2017 - 11:59 PM

After the AMD Ryzen processors were introduced, the power settings of Windows started getting more attention again. This is reason enough for us to take a look into how the power plans influence performance of processors in 2017.

Intel Core i7 8700K / i5 8600K / i5 8400 'Coffee Lake' review: affordable six cores!

October 6, 2017 - 09:42 AM

The 8th generation Core-processor for the desktop, code name Coffee Lake, is a big step forward. For the first time there are mid-range processors with 6 cores. We tested the i7 8700K, i5 8600K and i5 8400.

Intel Core i9 7980XE / 7960X review: Intel back in the lead with 18 cores

September 27, 2017 - 09:00 AM

Intel takes up battle again with the new Skylake-X processors that have a maximum of 18 cores. Does Intel regain the lead with the Core i9 7980XE, after it was taken over by AMD Threadripper earlier this year?

Intel Core i3 7350K review: dual-core overclocking monster

August 23, 2017 - 11:59 PM

This Core i3 7350K is a unique model in the Kaby Lake lineup, an overclockable CPU for those that want to spend a bit less on a processor. Is it a niche product or an all-round good choice?

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