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Intel Core i9-12900K vs AMD Ryzen 9 5950X: Which high-end CPU to buy in 2021

'Intel vs AMD' is a never-ending debate that tends to heat up every time there's a new processor on the market. With the launch of Intel's new Alder Lake CPUs, it's now time to see whether we have a clear winner in the mainstream desktop PC market. In this article, we'll revisit the Intel Core...

These are the best LGA 1700 motherboards for Intel Alder Lake CPUs you can buy in 2022

Intel's new Alder Lake CPUs are here and they unlock a whole new level of performance and feature set in the silicon space including support for DDR5 memory and PCIe 5.0. As we mentioned in our full review of the Alder Lake processors, these chips require an entirely new motherboard with a Z690 chipset. Not...

Intel graphics driver adds support for 12th-generation Alder Lake processors

Intel is rolling out a new version of the graphics driver for its processors with integrated graphics and discrete Iris Xe GPU. The new driver, version 30.0.101.1069, adds support for Intel's 12th-generation Alder Lake processors, which were launched earlier this month. The latest driver still supports CPUs all the way back to the sixth generation of...

Intel Core i5-12600K and Core i9-12900K review: Alder Lake is a total game-changer

Last week, Intel announced its 12th-generation processors, codenamed Alder Lake. After six generations (yes, six) of using 14nm nodes, the company made a radical change in the architecture. In fact, this could be the biggest change since Intel adopted AMD's 64-bit architecture that was based on x86. On top of being built on the new Intel 7...

Intel announces 12th-gen desktop processors with hybrid architecture

Today, Intel is announcing its first 12th-gen Core processors, and there's a lot to unpack here. They're built on the Intel 7 node, which was previously called Enhanced SuperFin. But the most notable change is that they use Intel's hybrid technology, offering both big and little cores. The idea of having powerful cores and efficient cores...

New Dell XPS Desktop & Alienware Aurora gaming PCs have Intel’s 12th Gen Alder Lake processors

Intel's new 12th Gen Alder Lake processors are finally here. They're based on the new Intel 7 technology node and have the latest hybrid architecture to offer a mix of both performance and efficiency x86 cores. These new processors will power the next generation of Intel builds, and a lot of announcements are on their...

Intel’s developer guide confirms Alder Lake-P series mobile chips with up to 14 cores

It's no secret that Intel's next-gen Alder Lake processors will feature Efficient (E) and Performance (P) cores. As we detailed back in August, it's an approach similar to how smartphone processors work. Intel has now confirmed that the Alder Lake mobile chips will feature up to 14 cores. They'll be distributed between efficient and performance...

Corsair shows off its next-gen Vengeance DDR5 RAM kits

Corsair has joined the long list of manufacturers throwing their hats into the DDR5 memory module ring. Today, the company has given us our first look at the next-gen Vengeance DDR5 memory kits. The Twitter post showing off the kits, however, doesn't reveal any specifications. Corsair's post isn't turning many heads, and that's mainly due to...

Retailer leak reveals prices of Intel’s upcoming Alder Lake desktop CPUs

Intel is set to launch its latest generation of CPUs, known by its codename Alder Lake, in the coming weeks and months. Now, a retailer leak has revealed prices for some of the desktop CPUs that are part of Intel Alder Lake family. The information was spotted by Neowin on the Provantage website, though the website seems...