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March 19, 2014

AMD launches AM1 series APU

Earlier this month, AMD unveiled the new budget-centric AM1 platform consisting of quad-core and dual-core APUs (Accelerated Processing Unit) which will be released under the company’s Athlon and Sempron portfolios.

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April 28, 2013

Intel Haswell to debut before Computex

Intel has recently announced that it will unveil the 4th generation processor which currently goes by the Haswell codename. So what does Intel has in store for us in their upcoming chip? Check out the details after the break.

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December 07, 2012

AMD outs Opteron 3300 and 4300 series procs

AMD has recently unveiled the Opteron 4300 and 3300 series processors looking to give budget-conscious business owners affordable server processors for cheap.

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August 27, 2012

Nexus 7 quad-core CPU overclocked to 2.0GHz

The NVidia Tegra 3 –toting Nexus 7 is a powerful device as it is. However, if you feel like you need more oomph on your quad-core tablet or you just want to push your device to its limit, then the folks at XDA might just have what you need.

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May 11, 2012

Intel Core i5-3450 Ivy Bridge appears in stores

The newly announced Intel Ivy Bridge processors was launched in 2nd quarter of 2012. As early as this month, we’ve already spotted one of the entry-level processors (Core i5-3450 ) being sold in local stores.

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June 13, 2011

AMD Processors Price List

It’s really hard where to place AMD processors nowadays. They used to be really popular among gamers, overclockers and net cafe owners since they offer the best bang for the buck. Even until now, AMD still holds that niche in the Philippines.

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June 11, 2011

Poll: How old is your desktop CPU?

Before the days when laptops are the common household computing device, the desktop enjoyed a lot of “upgrades” from HDD storage, to RAM and even processor. I remember the time when upgrading from a Pentium II 350MHz to a Pentium III 450MHz was such a huge difference.

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June 11, 2011

Intel Atom N435 for cheaper netbooks?

We’ve recently seen netbook manufacturers producing more low-cost netbooks that run on Meego OS. Suprisingly, these netbooks also have a relatively new Atom processor with it. — an Intel Atom N435. This processor still belongs to the Pine Trail family  (45nm) and runs at a slower 1.33GHz.
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June 07, 2011

Intel Core i7 2600k, NVidia GeForce 570 GTX Benchmark

Intel Philippines lent us one of their newer rigs that comes with the new Sandy Bridge processor (an Intel Core i7 2600k) and paired it with an NVidia GeForce 570 GTX. It’s the first high-end system we’ve ever tested this year.

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June 05, 2010

AMD Phenom II 1090T vs. Intel Core i7 980X

We recently got to test two rigs — one from AMD and one from Intel. Both are the top of the heap in terms of the CPU. One is the AMD Phenom II 1090T and the other is Intel Core i7 Extreme 980X.

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