• Release of Intel’s Haswell desktop processors

    Updated , by Geoff Undrell

    On the 18th June 2013, Intel launched its new Haswell processors. These latest i5 & i7 series processors utilise a new LGA1150 socket so unfortunately you cannot just upgrade your Ivy Bridge LGA1155 processor because the socket is physically different. Information on the different type of desktop CPUs available is in this blog post.

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    Posted by: Geoff Undrell
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  • Demystifying Intel Core ‘i’ series processors and chipsets

    Updated , by Geoff Undrell

    Despite how often we deal with Intel products, it still can feel like a minefield when trying to compare processor models and trying to work out the latest version. Below I have made some notes about the various ‘i’ series processors and their corresponding chipsets that Intel has released over the years.

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    Posted by: Geoff Undrell
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  • What is an Intel NUC computer?

    Updated , by Geoff Undrell

    Over the last year couple of years Intel has been busy, not re-inventing the computer, but certainly taking it to a new level of tiny. This new tech is evidently so important in Intel’s road map that they are stopping production of all desktop motherboards over the next 2 years in favour of the NUC computer. Read More…

    Posted by: Geoff Undrell
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