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AMD Ryzen 7 5800X (Zen 3) CPU Review

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X (Zen 3) CPU Review

AMD's Ryzen 7 5800X (Zen 3) processor blends solid gaming and productivity performance into one CPU. Join us as we take a look. | Wed, Nov 18 2020 7:10 PM CST

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X (Zen 3) CPU Review

AMD Ryzen 9 5950X (Zen 3) CPU Review

If you're looking for a CPU with massive performance in multicore workloads, AMD's new Ryzen 9 5950X (Zen 3) processor is for you. | Tue, Nov 17 2020 1:29 PM CST

Should I buy an Intel Core i5 9600K or a 10th-gen Core CPU for gaming?

Ask the Experts: Should I buy an Intel Core i5 9600K or a 10th-gen Core CPU for gaming?

Ask the Experts: Kevin is having trouble deciding if he should buy an Intel Core i5 9600K or 10th-gen Core CPU for his gaming PC. | Thu, Nov 12 2020 8:10 PM CST

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X (Zen 3) CPU Review

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X (Zen 3) CPU Review

AMD is also releasing mid-range Zen 3 today in the Ryzen 5 5600X processor. Grab a drink and join us as we take a close look. | Thu, Nov 5 2020 8:05 AM CST

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X (Zen 3) CPU Review

AMD Ryzen 9 5900X (Zen 3) CPU Review

Zen 3 is here! Join us as we look at the AMD Ryzen 9 5900X processor and compare it against the Intel Core i9 10900K and others. | Thu, Nov 5 2020 8:00 AM CST

Intel Core i9-10850K LGA1200 CPU Review

Intel Core i9-10850K LGA1200 CPU Review

Flagship on a budget, the Intel Core i9-10850K processor delivers in terms of performance and price. Join us as take a look. | Tue, Oct 13 2020 7:50 PM CDT

Which AMD Ryzen CPU should I buy and should I buy a CPU now or wait?

Ask the Experts: Which AMD Ryzen CPU should I buy and should I buy a CPU now or wait?

Ask the Experts: Navin has already bought a GIGABYTE B450 DS3H and wants to know if he should buy an AMD CPU now or later. | Sat, Sep 26 2020 4:28 PM CDT

What should I upgrade to be able to play Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077?

Ask the Experts: What should I upgrade to be able to play Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077?

Ask the Experts: Simon wants to know what he should do with his gaming PC to be able to play Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077. | Tue, Sep 22 2020 5:05 PM CDT

Any tips for overclocking my Intel Core i7 8700K processor?

Ask the Experts: Any tips for overclocking my Intel Core i7 8700K processor?

Ask the Experts: Mathew from the USA wants to get our opinion and some tips on overclocking his Intel Core i7 8700K CPU. | Sun, Jul 12 2020 3:37 PM CDT

AMD Ryzen 3600XT, 3800XT, and 3900XT (Zen 2) Review

AMD Ryzen 3600XT, 3800XT, and 3900XT (Zen 2) Review

AMD today launches its newest desktop processors, the Ryzen 3600XT, 3800XT, and 3900XT. What's changed? Join us as we take a close look. | Tue, Jul 7 2020 8:00 AM CDT

Why is my CPU not boosting to its full potential while gaming?

Ask the Experts: Why is my CPU not boosting to its full potential while gaming?

Ask the Experts: Zak wants to know why his CPU is not clocking high while gaming, but it does when benchmarking. | Thu, Jun 18 2020 5:10 PM CDT

10th Gen: Intel Core i9 10900K & Core i5 10600K CPU Review

10th Gen: Intel Core i9 10900K & Core i5 10600K CPU Review

Today we get to show you what Intel's new 10th Gen Core i9 10900K and Core i5 10600K processors can do. Come join us for the ride. | Wed, May 20 2020 8:00 AM CDT

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 & 3300X CPU Review

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 & 3300X CPU Review

AMD's new Ryzen 3 3100 and 3300X budget-oriented processors offer tremendous value for money for gamers on a budget. | Thu, May 7 2020 8:00 AM CDT

Should I upgrade my PC now or wait for next-generation Ryzen CPUs?

Ask the Experts: Should I upgrade my PC now or wait for next-generation Ryzen CPUs?

Ask the Experts: Miquel from Spain wants to know if he should upgrade his rig now or wait for new AMD processors to be released later. | Tue, May 5 2020 9:13 PM CDT

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X (Zen 2) Processor Review

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X (Zen 2) Processor Review

AMD's Ryzen Threadripper 3990X is the highest core count and most expensive CPU we have ever tested. Grab a beverage and join us reading about it. | Fri, Feb 7 2020 8:00 AM CST

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865: Ready for Next-Gen Mobile Devices

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865: Ready for Next-Gen Mobile Devices

Qualcomm unveils its new Snapdragon 865, which will power the next generation of devices in 2020 and beyond. | Mon, Dec 9 2019 9:51 PM CST

Are AMD's HEDT processors really better than Intel's offerings?

Ask the Experts: Are AMD's HEDT processors really better than Intel's offerings?

Ask the Experts: Tanya is curious about the differences in performance between AMD and Intel HEDT CPUs and PCIe lanes. | Fri, Dec 6 2019 11:41 PM CST

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X (Zen 2) Processor Review

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X (Zen 2) Processor Review

AMD's mighty Ryzen Threadripper 3970X CPU has just launched. How does it perform? Let's see! | Mon, Nov 25 2019 8:05 AM CST

Intel Core i9 10980XE (Cascade Lake-X) Processor Review

Intel Core i9 10980XE (Cascade Lake-X) Processor Review

Intel's Core i9 10980XE CPU gets fully tested, and now we can finally show you just how it performs. | Mon, Nov 25 2019 3:08 AM CST

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X (Zen 2) Processor Review

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X (Zen 2) Processor Review

AMD's Ryzen 9 3950X CPU launched today and we have put our review sample fully through its paces against the competition from Intel. | Thu, Nov 14 2019 8:00 AM CST

AMD announces Ryzen 9 3950X and Threadripper 3960X and 3970X HEDT CPUs

AMD announces Ryzen 9 3950X and Threadripper 3960X and 3970X HEDT CPUs

AMD announces its 16-core 32-thread CPU to the world, the Ryzen 9 3950X, along with the Threadripper 3960X and 3970X HEDT and Athlon 3000G processors. | Thu, Nov 7 2019 8:00 AM CST

Intel Core i9-9900KS (Coffee Lake) Processor Review

Intel Core i9-9900KS (Coffee Lake) Processor Review

Intel claims its Core i9-9900KS is the CPU you need to build the world's fastest gaming PC. Let's take a close look at those claims. | Wed, Oct 30 2019 8:00 AM CDT

Should I go with the AMD Ryzen 3700X or 2700X? Is it worth the price?

Ask the Experts: Should I go with the AMD Ryzen 3700X or 2700X? Is it worth the price?

Ask the Experts: Dean wants to know if he should go with the Ryzen 3700X or 2700X and if the price difference is worth it. | Wed, Sep 25 2019 12:54 AM CDT

What's the fastest processor for the ASUS Z270 motherboard?

Ask the Experts: What's the fastest processor for the ASUS Z270 motherboard?

Ask the Experts: Devin is getting bored with his build and wants to know if the Core i7 7700K is the fastest option for his Z270-based system. | Fri, Aug 23 2019 12:53 PM CDT

AMD EPYC Rome: The Fall of the Intel Empire

AMD EPYC Rome: The Fall of the Intel Empire

More cores, more threads, new process... LESS MONEY. That's EPYC. | Fri, Aug 9 2019 10:30 AM CDT

Intel Core i5 9400 or AMD Ryzen 5 3600 CPU, which one?

Ask the Experts: Intel Core i5 9400 or AMD Ryzen 5 3600 CPU, which one?

Ask the Experts: Tim is looking for a new CPU without overclocking, should he go AMD or Intel? Let's see what Tyler has to say. | Thu, Aug 8 2019 10:41 AM CDT

AMD Ryzen 3900X and 3700X (Zen2) Review

AMD Ryzen 3900X and 3700X (Zen2) Review

It's here, it's finally here -- Zen 2! Check out our review on the AMD Ryzen 3900X and 3700X here! | Sun, Jul 7 2019 8:00 AM CDT

Intel teases Ice lake and details project Athena

Intel teases Ice lake and details project Athena

Intel have teased their new upcoming 10th generation CPU architecture Ice Lake, while also introducing and detailing Project Athena. | Tue, May 28 2019 1:00 AM CDT

Intel Launches Cascade Lake CPUs with up to 56 cores

Intel Launches Cascade Lake CPUs with up to 56 cores

Intel takes another swing at AMD with Cascade Lake CPUs with 56 cores. | Tue, Apr 2 2019 12:00 PM CDT

Intel Unlocked Xeon W-3175X (System) Review

Intel Unlocked Xeon W-3175X (System) Review

Intel's new Xeon W-3175X is a beast and worthy of its high price tag. | Wed, Jan 30 2019 8:00 AM CST

Supermicro Z390 9th Gen OC Guide

Supermicro Z390 9th Gen OC Guide

Steve has an overclocking guide for the Z390 chipset, check it out! | Fri, Jan 25 2019 10:00 AM CST

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx: the real rival to Intel for the PC

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx: the real rival to Intel for the PC

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 8cx is a very, very big deal... as it will face Intel for the hot seat in the Windows market. | Thu, Dec 20 2018 10:00 AM CST

GIGABYTE Z390 9th Gen OC Guide & VRM Thermal Test

GIGABYTE Z390 9th Gen OC Guide & VRM Thermal Test

An extensive overclocking guide and VRM thermal test for the GIGABYTE Z390 motherboards. | Mon, Nov 26 2018 10:00 AM CST

Intel Core i9-9980XE Extreme Edition Review

Intel Core i9-9980XE Extreme Edition Review

Intel refreshes its flagship CPU with the new Core i9-9980XE, but is it worth it? | Tue, Nov 13 2018 8:00 AM CST

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX and 2920X Review

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX and 2920X Review

AMD's new Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX and 2920X are here, how do they shape up against the flagship 2990WX? | Mon, Oct 29 2018 8:00 AM CDT

Intel Core i9-9900K 9th Gen Coffee Lake Review

Intel Core i9-9900K 9th Gen Coffee Lake Review

Intel's very first consumer 8C/16T processor is the new king, the Core i9-9900K. | Fri, Oct 19 2018 8:00 AM CDT

Intel Fall 2018 Event: Everything That Wasn't Streamed

Intel Fall 2018 Event: Everything That Wasn't Streamed

Everything you need to know about Intel's new processors! | Tue, Oct 9 2018 10:00 AM CDT

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX and 2950X Review

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX and 2950X Review

The world's first 32C/64T consumer processor is here, with our review of the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX. | Mon, Aug 13 2018 8:00 AM CDT

AMD Ryzen (2000-Series) Overclocking Guide

AMD Ryzen (2000-Series) Overclocking Guide

Happen to own a Ryzen CPU and wondered how to overclock it? We have your back, here is an easy to understand Ryzen overclocking guide. | Thu, Aug 9 2018 10:00 AM CDT

AMD's Threadripper 2 Unboxing and Overview

AMD's Threadripper 2 Unboxing and Overview

This is an unboxing of AMD's new Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX. | Mon, Aug 6 2018 9:33 AM CDT

Intel Core i7-8086K Coffee Lake Review

Intel Core i7-8086K Coffee Lake Review

We think the 8086K is the best CPU for the Z370 platform and the best overclocking CPU we have seen from Intel. | Tue, Jul 10 2018 10:00 AM CDT

AMD Ryzen 7 2700 and Ryzen 5 2600 Review

AMD Ryzen 7 2700 and Ryzen 5 2600 Review

If you are looking for a CPU with excellent price-to-performance value, and you like to tinker, then give the Ryzen 5 2600 and Ryzen 7 2700 a look. | Fri, Jun 22 2018 10:00 PM CDT

Supermicro X299 Overclocking Guide

Supermicro X299 Overclocking Guide

Steven goes into a deep dive with a sprawling overclocking guide on the Supermicro C9X299-PG300 motherboard. | Thu, May 24 2018 6:25 PM CDT

AMD Launches Ryzen Pro: Intel Xeon Competitor, Now With Vega

AMD Launches Ryzen Pro: Intel Xeon Competitor, Now With Vega

AMD's new Ryzen Pro is like Intel receiving a lump of coal for Christmas, but a very important step for AMD. | Mon, May 14 2018 8:00 AM CDT

GIGABYTE X470 Aorus Gaming 7 WIFI Motherboard Review

GIGABYTE X470 Aorus Gaming 7 WIFI Motherboard Review

GIGABYTE impresses us yet again with the X470 Aorus Gaming 7 Wi-Fi. | Thu, Apr 26 2018 10:00 AM CDT

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X Review

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X Review

AMD increases the threat against Intel with their new Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X processors. | Thu, Apr 19 2018 8:00 AM CDT

AMD Ryzen 2000 Series Launch: Unboxing, Price, Details

AMD Ryzen 2000 Series Launch: Unboxing, Price, Details

AMD's new Ryzen 2000 series unboxed and detailed with pre-order information released, too. | Fri, Apr 13 2018 9:19 AM CDT

Intel's New 8th Gen CPUs: Vega M GPUs, New Chipsets & More

Intel's New 8th Gen CPUs: Vega M GPUs, New Chipsets & More

Intel launches new 8th Gen Coffee Lake CPUs which utilize a new 300 series chipset. | Tue, Apr 3 2018 2:05 AM CDT

Supermicro X11DAi-N Server Motherboard Review

Supermicro X11DAi-N Server Motherboard Review

Looking for a workstation motherboard with support for two Intel Xeon Scalable Processors? Check out the X11DAi-N from Supermicro. | Fri, Mar 30 2018 6:00 AM CDT

Dual Intel Xeon Gold 6154 Processor Review, Consumer Tested

Dual Intel Xeon Gold 6154 Processor Review, Consumer Tested

Intel's Xeon Gold 6154 Processor has been put to the test at a consumer level, how do you think it will do? | Wed, Mar 28 2018 6:00 AM CDT

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