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The first Intel Arc desktop GPU, the A380, is now available in China

Intel has officially launched its first Intel Arc discrete GPU, the entry-level Arc A380, and it's starting with the Chinese market. This is part of the strategy Intel outlined a few weeks ago - China will be the first region to get the new GPUs, with the rest of the world to follow sometime soon. Even...

These are the best convertible laptops to buy in 2022

When buying a laptop, there are a few form factors you can choose from. You can buy a typical clamshell laptop if you just want the basics, or go with a tablet and a detachable keyboard if portability is your number one priority. But then there's the best form factor a PC can have -...

These are the Best Laptops you can buy in 2022

As much as smartphones have become the central tool for many aspects of our lives, there are some things you can only do on a PC. Even if smartphones have the power to do almost anything, some things are just more convenient on a laptop. To me, buying a new laptop is always an incredibly...

Intel Arc desktop GPUs will be rolling out gradually later this summer

Intel has shared a clearer roadmap for its Arc desktop GPUs, finally giving us an idea of when we can expect them to hit the market. Recently, a report pointed to launches happening between May and July, but now we have official information from Intel. Through a short Q&A post on Intel's community forums, the company...

Price and availability details leak for Intel’s Arc desktop GPUs

Intel's Arc desktop GPUs have been a long time coming, but it looks like we're getting fairly close to a full launch. A new leak published by Wccftech, citing sources at Intel's supply chain partners, has shed light on some of the graphics cards in the Intel Arc desktop lineup, including pricing and availability. Similar to...

Intel 13th Gen Raptor Lake: Everything you need to know about Intel’s next-gen processors

Intel's new 12th-gen Alder Lake CPUs are still relatively new to the market. Some of the Alder Lake chips including the Core i5-12600K and the Core i9-12900K are holding the top spots in our collection of the best CPUs on the market. That being said, there's no shortage of rumors and speculations about Intel's next-generation...

Intel expands its Oregon factory with $3 billion investment as it aims to accelerate chip development

Intel has been on a roll when it comes to expanding and growing the scope of its operations. Today, Intel inaugurated the latest expansion of its Oregon factory called D1X, and announced a new name for it - it's now known as Gordon Moore Park. The investment cost over $3 billion and it's been in...

Intel vPro vs AMD Ryzen PRO: What are the key differences and which one’s better?

Picking the right laptop or a desktop PC that can handle your day-to-day workloads isn't exactly an easy process. From choosing the right processor to figuring out the amount of RAM and storage you need, there are plenty of things to scratch your head over. And in addition to these basic components, you'll often come...

Intel’s new Core i9-12900KS is the world’s fastest desktop CPU with up to 5.5Ghz speed

Intel's new 12th gen Alder Lake chips have already made huge waves in the industry but it looks like it's not done yet. The company just announced a new member of its 12th gen Alder Lake desktop CPU family, the Core i9-12900KS. According to Intel, the new special edition Core i9-12900KS is the world's fastest...

Intel is investing over $30 billion to build new chip factories in Europe

Intel is continuing to invest more and more money in its chip manufacturing infrastructure. The company has announced new plans to invest over €33 billion - roughly $36 billion - to build or expand manufacturing facilities across the EU. That's just an early number - Intel says it could invest as much as €80 billion...

ASUS TUF Gaming Z690-Plus WiFi D4 Review: Affordable Alder Lake entry with DDR4

The ASUS TUF Gaming Z690-Plus WIFI D4 is one of the boards you'll come across while searching for a DDR4-compatible Z690 motherboard. Having used this particular mainboard for a few weeks and putting it through its paces, I think it's safe to say that this is one of the best motherboards out there for affordable...

Intel Core i7-12700 Review: Excellent CPU for high-end gaming

Intel's new Alder Lake processors have shown a significant performance improvement over their last-gen counterparts, and the new Core i7-12700 is no different. This is essentially a locked version of the Core i7-12700K CPU, but it offers almost the same level of performance as the fully unlocked part. For $350, the Intel Core i7-12700 is,...