Intel 13th Gen Raptor Lake-S CPUs will Support DDR4 Memory

Intel Raptor Lake-S

According to Moore’s Law is Dead, Intel will still support for DDR4 memory with the upcoming Raptor Lake series. The 13th Gen Raptor Lake-S series will be officially released in late 2022, to compete with AMD’s Zen 4 CPUs.

Read More »

Intel Core i5-12400F Canadian Price Leaked, Costs 249 CAD (200 USD)

According to twitter user @momomo_us, the upcoming Intel Alder Lake non-K series now leaked online by a Canadian retailer. The Core i7-12700F costs CAD $455 (USD $365), Core i5-12400F costs CAD $249 (USD $200) and i5-12400 at CAD $287 (USD $230), Core i3-12100F costs CAD $148 (USD $119).

Read More »

Intel Core i5-12400F Leaked, Could Compete with Ryzen 5 5600X at Half the Price

According to French publication Comptoir Hardware, the upcoming Intel Core i5-12400F now leaked online, it is a 6-core and 12-thread processor, uses only 6 Golden Cove/Performance cores present and no Gracemont/Atom/Efficient cores at all. The TDP for Intel Core i5-12400F is 65W.

Read More »

Recommended Motherboard for Intel Core i9-12900K

The Intel Core i9-12900K (Amazon/B&H/Newegg) is Intel’s flagship 12th Gen Alder Lake-S desktop processor released in the second half of 2021. Intel Core i9-12900K is a great CPU for gaming. Looking for recommended Z690 motherboards for i9-12900K ? We have tested and reviewed latest motherboards, and below are top recommended ones for Intel Core i9-12900K:

Read More »

Intel Core i9-12900K is Up to 36% Faster in Cinebench R20 with “Maximum Turbo Power” Mode

Intel is now moving away from TDP nomenclature in favor of PBP and Maximum Turbo Power (MTP), previously referred to as PL2. According to Lenovo China Gaming Desktop Product Planning Manager Wofstame, he has just leaked the performance of Intel Core i9-12900K in Lenovo Legion 9000K desktop PC.

Read More »

Intel Announced 12th Gen Core Alder Lake-S CPUs with DDR5 and PCIe Gen5 support

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

  •  Intel launches the first products in the 12th Gen Intel® Core™ family, including Intel Core i9-12900K, the world’s best gaming processor1; preorders start today with availability starting Nov. 4.
  • New performance hybrid architecture delivers leaps in multi-threaded performance, enabling up to 2 times faster content creation compared to prior generation2.
  •  Six desktop processors launched today lead the industry with the transition to DDR5 memory and PCIe 5.0 connectivity to enhance gaming and creator experiences.
  • The 12th Gen Intel Core processor family is the first on Intel 7 process, delivering superior performance for every computing segment.

 

Read More »

Price & Specs of Intel Alder Lake-S CPUs: i9-12900K (F), i7-12700K (F), i5-12600K (F)

Ahead of official launch, the price and specs of upcoming 12th Gen Intel Alder Lake-S desktop processors now leaked online.

Intel Core i9-12900K (Amazon/B&H/Newegg) featuring 16 cores (8 Performance and 8 Efficient) and 24 threads will carry a boost clock up to 5.2 GHz, there is no Thermal Velocity Boost according to the official slide deck. This CPU will cost 589 USD, which is an increase of 50 USD over Core i9-11900K at launch. The KF variant which lacks integrated UHD Graphics 770 based on Xe architecture will cost 564 USD, 51 USD over the predecessor.
Read More »

MSI Z690 Motherboards now Listed at Amazon US

Some upcoming MSI Z690 motherboards now already listed at Amazon US ahead of official launch. See below:

CPU-Z Test: Intel Core i5-12600K is Nearly 47% Faster than Ryzen 5 5600X in Multi-threaded

According to Twitter leak @9550pro, the CPU-Z scores for Intel Core i5-12600K now leaked online. Core i5-12600K processor featuring 6 Performance and 4 Efficient cores. As in the screenshot above, Intel Core i5-12600K scores 746 points in the single-threaded test and 7058 points in the multi-threaded test.

Read More »