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Samsung Odyssey Z Gaming Notebook With 8th Generation Intel Core i7 Launched: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS The notebook comes with proprietary cooling technology It packs in up to 16GB RAM Odyssey Z will be available in a Titan Colour variant Samsung on Tuesday announced the launch of its latest Odyssey Z gaming-focused notebook at Intel’s launch event of the 8th generation Core i7 processor held in Beijing. The gaming laptop comes with proprietary Z AeroFlow cooling… Read More »

Asus Refreshes ROG Series Gaming Systems With 8th Generation Intel Core Processors

Asus ROG G703 HIGHLIGHTS Asus has expanded its ROG range with new models There is ROG G703 with Intel Core i9 processor All the new ROG models will come to India in the second quarter Asus on Tuesday expanded its Republic of Gamers (ROG)range of gaming machines by unveiling refreshed models with the latest 8th Generation Intel Core processors and… Read More »

ECS LIVA Q Mini PC With Windows 10, Intel Apollo Lake Processors Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS LIVA Q comes in 4G RAM/ 32GB storage variant in India LIVA Q with Windows 10 is priced at Rs. 15,500 The mini PC weighs just 260 grams Elitegroup Computer System (ECS) has expanded its family of ultra-compact LIVA-branded PCs for consumers with a new model called the LIVA Q. It is a pocket-sized mini-pc that features… Read More »

Intel Says Updated Chips Coming to Protect Against Meltdown, Spectre

Intel told investors Thursday that the company is working “around the clock” to tackle the security issues stemming from the Spectre and Meltdown flaws and that it will release updated chips later this year to provide a more long-term solution. The update was offered during the company’s fourth-quarter earnings call, the first since the vulnerabilities were made public. The flaws could allow hackers… Read More »

Wall Street to Grill Intel on Chip Security Flaws

Wall Street analysts will grill Intel executives on how massive security flaws in its computer chips are impacting business when the company reports quarterly results on Thursday. Intel has said there would be no material cost to it from security flaws, dubbed Meltdown and Spectre, that were disclosed on January 3 since both could be solved with software. But the real-world effects on productivity are… Read More »

Intel Launches 6 New Processors Across Pentium Silver and Celeron Ranges

Chipmaker Intel on Tuesday launched new processors branded Pentium Silver and Celeron, which are based on an architecture codenamed ‘Gemini Lake’ and are engineered for affordable PCs. The company has launched six new models for desktops and laptops. First up are the Pentium Silver J5005 and N5000 for desktops and laptops respectively. Both are quad-core CPUs and feature integrated Intel… Read More »

iPhone With Dual-SIM Support Due in 2018, Apple Looking to Intel for Modems: Kuo

HIGHLIGHTS KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo reveals dual-SIM iPhone models for 2018 Unlike traditional models, dual-SIM iPhone reported with LTE+LTE support Apple rumoured to be parting way with Qualcomm to opt 5G on future iPhone Amid the success story of the iPhone X, Apple is now reported to be bringing new iPhone models in 2018 with dual-SIM support. The Cupertino company is also rumoured to… Read More »

Qualcomm Sues Apple for Breach of Contract, Says It Shared Information With Intel

Qualcomm Inc has sued Apple Inc, alleging that it violated a software licence contract to benefit rival chipmaker Intel Corp for making broadband modems, the latest salvo in the longstanding dispute between Qualcomm and Apple. Qualcomm said in a lawsuit filed in California state court in San Diego on Wednesday that Apple used its commercial leverage to demand unprecedented access to the… Read More »

The Intel Skylake-X Review: Core i9 7900X, i7 7820X and i7 7800X Tested

Building a PC is an experience worth having. Finding out what works with what and putting it all together is an experience, and the first time always gives a sense of achievement and accomplishment. In the high-end desktop space, even more so: trying not to break your first $500+ CPU can be akin to feeling like a surgeon.… Read More »

Intel Hints at Possible Patent Violations Over x86 Emulation on ARM-Based Windows 10 Laptops

In a new development, Intel appears to have warned Qualcomm – without directly naming it – and its partners over possible patent infringement with the implementation of x86 emulation in upcoming laptops. This comes after Qualcomm and Microsoft announced that Windows 10 PC apps will get support for ARM chipsets, specifically, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon SoCs, and more recently announced… Read More »