Intel’s new high-end desktop chips are half the price (10 cores for $590, 18 for $979)

Intel’s new Cascade Lake-X processors for high-end desktop computers are coming in November. At launch the lineup ranges from a 10-core/20-thread Core i9-1090X processor to an 18-core/36-thread Core i9-10980XE. Unsurprisingly, Intel is promising a number of improvements over the its previous-gen Skylake-X chips. But what is a little surprising is that the company is pretty much […]

Updated Intel roadmap leaked: Gemini Lake this month, Cascade Lake-X in late 2018

Intel’s next-gen, low-power Celeron and Pentium processors are almost here. We’d been expecting Intel’s first “Gemini Lake” processors to have shipped by now, but an updated roadmap shared by the folks at MyDrivers shows that the first Gemini Lake processors should ship this month. The roadmap also lays out plans for new mid-range and high-end […]