Pushes 35fps in Rise of the Tomb Raider at 1080p
Select members of the press at CES 2018 show had a chance to spend some time with Dell's latest XPS 15 2-in-1 convertible laptop which was running on Intel's 8th generation Kaby Lake CPU with Radeon RX Vega M graphics and while some were quite keen to check out the cooling, some had a chance to run Rise of the Tomb Raider game.
Intel's Spectre and Meltdown patches make a mess of newer chips
Data centre computers with Intel's newer chips might reboot more often than normal because of problems with the patches issued to fix the so-called Spectre and Meltdown security flaws.
This time with Active Management Technology
Chipzilla is having a rough time of it, Meltdown and Spectre is causing a PR nightmare, it can’t get trouble-free patches to install and now a new long term bug has been found.
Impact a little worse than claimed
Chipzilla has come out with some performance impact data on its post patch 6th, 7th and 8th Generation Intel Core processor platforms using Windows 10 and its figures are not exactly good for older PCs.
Viva, Las Vegas
A power cut, of all things, downed the Computer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas today.
Thanks for the memories
Intel and Micron are to pull the plug on their long-running partnership on 3D NAND flash memory by early next year.
At odds with Intel statements
Microsoft and Intel seem to be at odds over whether the Spectre and Meltdown patches slow down machines significantly.
CES 2018 keynote
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich is not avoiding talking about the Spectre and Meltdown bugs. At his opening keynote at CES 2018 Krzanich tackled the issue from the start.
Powered by AMD Radeon RX Vega M graphics
Following the launch of its 8th Generation Core with Radeon RX Vega M Graphics chips, Intel has also announced its new Intel NUC, codenamed Hades Canyon.
The infamous Intel G-series 8th gen Core CPUs
One of the biggest surprises we have seen in recent history puts Intel's CPU next to AMD Radeon RX Vega GPU on the same multi-chip package, and it has now been officially announced as the "Intel 8th Generation Core with Radeon RX Vega M Graphics".