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Intel’s first 10nm+ chips will be based on Ice Lake architecture

When Intel takes the wraps of its 8th-gen Core processors next week, the company will be launching its 4th generation of chips to manufactured using a 14nm process. But it looks like Intel is almost ready to make the move to 10nm. A page on the Intel website reveals that the “successor to the 8th […]

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Coffee Lake chips are coming (according to leaked Acer laptop retail listing)

Intel’s next-gen chips are expected to hit the streets in the second half of 2017… which could mean any day now. So maybe it’s not surprising that we’re starting to see laptops powered by Intel Coffee Lake chips. Well actually yeah, it is a little surprising since Intel has yet to officially announce any Coffee […]

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Intel: 8th gen Core processors are 30 percent faster (in some cases)

Intel is talking up its new high-performance (and high-price) X-Series chips at Computex. But while those chips should offer some serious compute power, they’re still based on the same architecture as existing Intel 6th-gen Core “Skylake” processors and 7th-gen Core “Kaby Lake” chips. But the company is starting to talk  a bit more about the […]

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Intel 8th gen Core chips coming later this year

Intel Says it’s on track to launch the first chips based on its 8th-gen “Core” technology in the second half of 2017. Code-named “Coffee Lake,” the new processors are manufactured using a 14nm process, much like most Core series chips Intel has released since late 2014. But Intel says its upcoming 8th-gen Core i7 processor will still […]

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More Intel Coffee Lake chip details leaked ahead of 2018 launch

Intel is still rolling out 7th-gen Core chips based on its 14nm “Kaby Lake” architecture, and will continue to do so into 2017. But the company is also expected to roll out next-gen processors based on two different chip families in late 2017 and early 2018: Cannon Lake and Coffee Lake. The former is expected […]

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Leaked Intel roadmap shows chips for 2017 and 2018 (Coffee Lake, Gemini Lake)

Laptops with Intel’s new 7th-gen Core “Kaby Lake” chips are now available, and desktops with the chips should be available in early 2017. Meanwhile, the first low-power notebooks, 2-in-1 tablets, and desktops with Celeron and Pentium chips based on Intel’s Apollo Lake designs should be available soon. So what’s next? According to a leaked product […]