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Intel Kaby Lake G Core i7-8705G review: Why Nvidia should be scared

Intel's combination of Core i7-8705G and AMD Radeon RX Vega M burns up the performance charts and represents a sea change in laptop design.

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Intel confirms plans for a discrete GPU by 2020, and gaming PCs might be first in line

Intel confirmed it would have a discrete GPU product by 2020. Given the company's spotty history with GPUs, the plans to compete again with AMD’s Radeon and Nvidia’s GeForce products have been described as “aggressive.”

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Birth of a standard: The Intel 8086 microprocessor turns 40 today

Forty years ago, Intel released the 8086 processor, introducing the x86 architecture that underlies every PC—Windows, Mac, or Linux—produced today.

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Intel's limited edition 5GHz Core i7-8086K goes on sale to celebrate the 8086's 40th anniversary

The Core i7-8086K may be named after the first x86 chip, but this is one of Intel's most advanced gaming processors.

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The powerful PC hardware of Computex 2018

Computex gives us a glimpse of what to expect from PCs this holiday season, and friends, things are looking GOOD.

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Intel explains how 1-watt panels will add hours to your laptop's battery life

At Computex, Intel showed off its Low Power Display Technology, whose 1-watt panels will allow notebook battery life to push into a 20-hour lifespan while using a Core processor.

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Intel shows how Movidius AI chips and Windows ML will let PCs anticipate your needs

Intel is quietly building a future via its Movidius machine-learning subsidiary where your PC becomes smarter, thanks to Microsoft's Windows ML.

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We just tested the all-AMD Acer Predator Helios 500 gaming laptop

Here's how fast the new Acer Predator Helios 500 is with Ryzen 7 2700 and Radeon Vega 56 graphics

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How Intel is quietly designing the future of dual-display PCs inside its labs

Intel invites PCWorld into its design labs to view "Tiger Rapids," the first of two dual-screen PC prototypes that will debut this week at the Computex show in Taipei from Asus and Lenovo.

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Intel and Micron announce QLC dies, which means SSDs are about to get a lot bigger

Intel and Micron said they're shipping the world's first QLC (Quad-Level Cell) NAND dies to customers, which will enable higher-capacity SSD drives.

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HP Spectre x360 15 review: With Kaby Lake-G, this laptop can do almost anything

HP's Spectre x360 15 sets a new performance bar for mainstream laptops, thanks to its Kaby Lake-G CPU. See what this marriage with Radeon RX Vega can do in our review.

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Intel finally reveals its first 10nm Cannon Lake chip: A Core i3 for notebooks

Intel told us that it's shipping 10nm parts in low volumes. Now we know what it is: the Core i3-8130U.

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Intel 8th-gen motherboards explained: Z390 vs. Z370 vs. H370 vs. B360 vs. H310

A wide variety of 300-series chipsets support Intel's 8th-generation "Coffee Lake" CPUs. Here's how Z390, Z370, H370, B360, and H310 motherboards compare.

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Intel's Loihi roadmap calls for its brain chips to be as 'smart' as a mouse by 2019

Intel has released a target for how smart it wants its Loihi brain chip systems to be by 2019, measured by the number of synapses it will simulate compared to an animal with a like number of real synapses.

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The Full Nerd ep. 51: GeForce Partner Program dies, G-Sync HDR lives, and leaked CPU roadmaps

In this episode of the Full Nerd, the gang talks G-Sync HDR displays, leaked CPU roadmaps for AMD and Intel, and the death of Nvidia's GeForce Partner Program.

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Intel kills Kaby Lake-X, the bizarre enthusiast CPUs that nobody wanted

Intel has quietly discontinued the Core i5-7640X and Core i7-7740X 'Kaby Lake-X' enthusiast CPUs that made no sense and were immediately rendered obsolete.

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Intel earnings call reveals strong revenue despite delays in 10nm chips

Intel confirms a change in plans: High-volume production of 10-nm Core chips will take place in 2019, rather than in 2018. Still, Intel reports record revenues for the first quarter.

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Intel hires Jim Keller, AMD's former Zen chief, as the company beefs up its talent pool

Jim Keller, the former architect of AMD's K8 and Zen architectures, has joined rival Intel as the head of silicon engineering, as the company beefs up its talent pool.

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