Intel later pressed the box into service with its Core i9-9900KS, a highly-binned variant of the Core i9-9900K, but now Intel tells its customers they will need to place their last orders for the packaging by June 26. As for the translucent blue dodecahedron, Intel's PCN says the company will replace it with the standard Intel cardboard box. … [Read more...] about Intel Kills Off Core i9-9900K Speciality Dodecahedron Packaging
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However, that doesn’t make the Duet’s performance bad. Ultimately, I found it more than fast enough for the kinds of tasks I can imagine using it for — web browsing, making quick notes and edits using the Android version of Microsoft’s Office apps, and watching YouTube video and Netflix. It would make for an excellent device for kids, and could even work well bringing to college. Chrome OS really helps here by being so thin and light compared to Windows 10, but I’ll note that the Apple iPad is quite a bit more fluid than the Duet. … [Read more...] about Lenovo IdeaPad Duet review: Great Chrome tablet at nice price
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X: was $3,990 now $3,450 @ AmazonThe AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X is the most powerful CPU in AMD’s Threadripper line, with 64 cores, 128 threads, a 2.9 GHz base clock speed and up to a 4.3GHz max boost speed. Great for quick VFX and 3D model rendering as well as other CPU-intensive workloads, its lower price over competitors like the Xeon make it a great value. View Deal … [Read more...] about AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X Is $540 off Launch Price
Price and design Dell’s XPS 17 starts at $1,500, and Apple’s MacBook Pro 16-inch starts at $2,399. That sounds like a big difference, but these base models can’t be compared on an apples-to-apples basis. The XPS 17 starts with a 1,920 x 1,200 resolution screen, a 256GB SSD, 8GB of RAM, a Core i5-10300H, and integrated graphics. From there, it can be configured up to a 4K+ screen, RTX 2060 graphics, a Core i9-10885H, 64GB of RAM, and 8TB of storage. We’ll know more about the exact configuration options of the XPS 17 when it launches later this summer. … [Read more...] about Dell XPS 17 vs. MacBook Pro 16-inch: Which big laptop reigns supreme?
Enabling All AppsUsing an x86 chip over an Arm chip in the Galaxy Book S means Samsung's machine will support all Windows apps. If Samsung opted for an Arm chip and Windows 10 on Arm, 32-bit x86 apps would have to be emulated, and 64-bit apps wouldn't run at all. Some Windows programs have been compiled for Arm, but they're not all there yet. The Lakefield version of the Book S should offer far fewer limitations in that regard. … [Read more...] about Samsung Debuts First Intel Lakefield Laptop