With Optane Memory inside
If you have opened Newegg today, you may have noticed some Intel "Core i+" products. This is a not a typo from the e-tailers, Intel has added the Core i5+ 8400, Core i5+ 8500, and Core i7+ 8700 CPUs. These models simply include a 16GB Optane Memory module in the box. With this SSD, you can cache the contents of a hard drive in order to achieve more performance.
According to Eurocom
Raja Koduri is behind the project
Last year we published a news about Raja Koduri, since the Radeon Technologies Boss was leaving AMD. Later in the same month it emerged that Koduri was Senior Vice President, Core and Visual Computing Group, General Manager, Edge Computing Solutions, Chief Architect at Intel. Now, according to NoteBookCheck, Koduri is working to redefine the Arctic Sound discrete GPU to be powerful enough for gaming.
A few months ago, Intel has released the Z370 chipset which is compatible with Coffee Lake processors. Intel was supposed to release the H370, B360 and H310 chipsets in the following months as well, however the company has slow down the entire process. During the last week we have published several news about the upcoming motherboards based on this chips and today Intel has officially unveils the mid-range chipsets.
Featuring six-core CPUs
During Open Compute Project Summit
Finally spotted in 3DMark database
This time on a chinese site
Another Coffee Lake desktop CPU
With microcode updated
From the folks over at Playwares
Last year, Intel and AMD made a collaboration in order to launch the first chip packing an Intel CPU with an AMD graphics chip. With Kaby Lake-G, Intel packs a quad core CPU together with a RX Vega M GPU with HBM2 memory. A few weeks ago, during CES 2018, we have seen the first processors based on this collaboration and now, finally, there are the first benchmarks.
Embebbed chipsets for 8th Gen Core processors
Six-core chip for notebooks
Intel XMM 8000 5G modem is coming
A few weeks ago, Qualcomm has outlined its ambitions for the always connected PC with 5G connectivity and today Intel has announced that the process is complete. Intel is working side by side with several partners like Dell, HP, Lenovo and Microsoft in order to equip upcoming systems with 5G connectivity.
Budget oriented chipsets
A few months ago, Intel has released the Z370 chipset which is compatible with Coffee Lake processors. According to the rumors, Intel was supposed to release the H370 and B360 chipsests in the following months as well. However the company haven't unveiled any other chipsets but, according to the latest rumors Intel might unveils three more chipsets during next weeks.
With optimized game settings for better performance
When we talk about PC gaming we never think of Intel iGPUs since they aren't so powerful. However this integrated graphics appear quite often in Steam hardware survey. In order to help users, Intel has released a new series of drivers that will automatically optimize game settings for better performance.
Based on 10nm manufacturing process
Coffee Lake-E are on the way
A long list of mobile processors has surfaced online, the list include Coffee Lake-E and Cascade Lake-SP processors intended for laptops. According to the list, Intel is going to release new wave of processors that would include hexa-core parts for laptops. This leak comes from the German tech site ComputerBase.
With Turbo Boost