Articles tagged Haswell
Sunday, November 2, 2014
Intel Core i7-5960X Extreme Edition, Core i7-5930K and Core i7-5820K Processors Review.
Some times ago Intel has announced the new generation CPUs for high performance and high sophisticated PCs. This is Haswell-E. Thanks to it a performance-hungry enthusiasts get the new processor microarchitecture, DDR4 support and eight cores in one chip. Also the platform and processor socket are changing. We take a look at all these essential transformations.
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Intel Core i7-4790K and Core i5-4690K Processors Review.
The Devil’s Canyon processors unveiled this summer push the performance bar to a new level for the LGA1150 platform. What's more, Intel says packaging optimizations make the Core i7-4790K and Core i5-4690K a real treat for overclockers.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Energy-Efficient Core i5-4670S and Core i5-4670T Processors Review: Haswell Served Cold.
LGA 1150 desktop processors lineup divides not only by families with different performance classes. They have some other grading – by projected power dissipation. Ordinary desktop processors have the most spreading, but there are many models with S and T letters in name which have artificially lowered TDP. Two examples of such CPUs we have reviewed.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 Mainboard Review: For the Gamers, But Cheap.
The mainboard has comfortable design, good features set and basic bundle. It has good overclocking power and typical performance. The mainboard has many pros, but we found one very bad thing: power consumption of GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 is too high.
Monday, July 28, 2014
MSI Z97 MPOWER Mainboard Review: Inflexible Power.
MSI mainboards don’t seem to have improved much with the transition from Intel’s Z87 to Z97 chipset. Although they have actually got better in some aspects, there are some “buts” that prevent us from calling the tested model perfect
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
ASUS Z97-A Mainboard Review: New Look of LGA 1150 Platform.
ASUS’s new mainboard looks improved with its updated BIOS and modern interfaces. But are all of those improvements really good? And what exactly is the difference between it and the older models? We’ll find the answers right now in this review
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Intel Core i7-4790, i5-4690, i5-4590, i5-4460, i3-4360, i3-4350 and i3-4150 Review. Meet Haswell Refresh!
Intel has updated the list of their Haswell processors. Instead of the old parts it will be offer a new – with slightly increased model numbers and higher frequencies. Does this change deserve our attention? We have tried to understand in this review.