Tag Archives: CPU

Noctua creates world’s first CPU cooler with active noise cancellation | Chips | Geek.com

Unless you opt for one of the very low-power CPUs on the market today, chances are the processor inside your desktop PC has a fan attached to keep it cool. The higher performance the chip and the more you overclock, the more cooling required. And more cooling inevitably means more noise unless you go with a water […]

DailyTech – Intel Shows 22nm 50-Core “Knights Corner” CPU

Over 1 TeraFLOPS on a single chip GPGPU and cloud computing have been hot topics for the last several years. Intel has shown off several designs like Larrabee and the Single-chip Cloud Computer in the past. However, it is Knights Corner that will be the firm’s first commercial product to use the Many Integrated Core (MIC) architecture. The co-processor will be […]

Intel Refreshes Ultimate Enthusiast Processor Lineup with Six-Core Offerings

Intel Refreshes Ultimate Enthusiast Processor Lineup with Six-Core Offerings. Second-Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor Family ‘Goes Extreme’ on the Eve of the 40th Anniversary of the Intel 4004 CPU

AMD FX Processor Product Brief

AMD FX Processors unlock maximum, unrestrained processing performance for extreme responsiveness you can see and feel. Maximum Performance The industry’s only 8-core desktop processor Overclock with easy to use AMD Overdrive™ and AMD Catalyst Control Center™ software suites1 Supreme power available from virtually every core configuration – also available in 6- and 4-core variants Aggressive performance […]

Multi-Core Goes Mainstream, Computing Pushed to Extremes

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS New “Near Threshold Voltage Processor” from Intel Labs challenges the computing system status quo with an experimental Pentium®-class Intel® architecture CPU delivering five times the energy efficiency and the ability to run off a solar cell the size of a postage stamp. Intel Labs released a “Parallel JS” engine to the open source community, adding data-parallel capabilities to […]

DailyTech – Windows 8 Appears to be Running Happily on ARM CPUs

Watch out Intel and AMD, power efficient ARM processors will soon be able to run Windows At CES 2011, Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) CEO Steve Ballmer showed off an early build of a next generation Windows operating systemrunning on an ARM architecture CPU.  This week at Microsoft’s MIX Developer Conference in Las Vegas, the company gave developers a surprise Easter […]

[Review] Noctua NH-U12P SE2

Continuing in Noctua’s line-up, we follow up with the Noctua NH-U12P SE2. The Noctua NH-U12P SE2 is as well a highly developed CPU cooler from the house Noctua. It still represents the premium of the Noctua CPU cooler line-up. The Noctua NH-U12P SE2 CPU was considered a high-end CPU cooler when it was first released […]

Review: Noctua NH-C12P SE14

We have a sample from the house Noctua today. The Noctua NH-C12P SE14. The cooler has been in Noctua’s line up for about 2 years now. It has been update several times in that time. The “SE14” is the latest update from the original NH-C12P. This update is replacing the NF-P12 fan with the larger […]