• Vietnamese Retailer Leaks Some Intel 9000-Series Coffee Lake Refresh CPUs

    25 days ago - By Anand Tech

    We've spoken here at AnandTech several times on the upcoming Z390 chipset and also a few words on new processors for those motherboards. Intel has promised a new consumer-grade launch this year, so we are patiently waiting for more information. As it turns out, some retailers get that itch early - in this case, a Vietnamese retailer has listed five processors for sale.
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  • Intel Coffee Lake Refresh may finally correct a six-year-old mistake

    Intel Coffee Lake Refresh may finally correct a six-year-old mistake

    25 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Rumors of Intel switching back to soldered processors is looking a little more certain every day, and now we've gotten our most official confirmation from a computer hardware maker. Eurocom, a maker of high-end gaming and workstations laptops, confirmed to OC3D that Intel's upcoming Core i9-9900K and Core i7-9700K will indeed come with soldered integrated heat spreaders. In theory, soldered Coffee Lake Refresh processors will deliver much improved thermal performance than Intel's previous generations of chips, and this in turn could lead to massive increases in overclocking capacity. This...
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