In multi-threaded tasks the 12700 is just shy (~8%) of AMD's Ryzen 5900x on average, and a bit faster (~16%) in single threaded tasks. Cooling it is easy, and for most users the included stock cooler will actually suffice in most tasks - although it does run a bit noisy. With an expected retail price of ~$350, the i7 12700 packs a great value - especially when paired with a b660 motherboard. It's crazy to think that for the price of a 5900x, you can get this CPU and a motherboard
Intel rumored to hire employees from Centaur, maker of "Haswell level" x86 CPUs with AVX-512 support, from VIA Technologies for $125 million dollars
Intel repeats history, and forgets to launch non-beta drivers for their newly launched 10nm Atom CPUs.
Certified with an 80 PLUS Gold rating, the PQ-M series offers up to 90% power efficiency under typical system loads with all Japanese electrolytic capacitors to provide pristine power output quality while reducing overall heat waste and operational noise. Built solid from inside out, the circuit platform is hard connected to the modular board for added rigidity and reduced signal noise. The fully modular cabling allows only the necessary system cables are utilized for simpler cable management.
G.SKILL Announces Flagship Trident Z5 Family DDR5 Memory
After many leaks and many its coming soon. It is finally real. The RTX 3080 Ti & 3070 Ti are real. I guess Nvidia was just waiting for computex ?