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Intel Launches 8th Generation Coffee Lake CPU Lineup

Following the release of the 8th generation "Kaby Lake-R" mobile CPUs last month, Intel has finally launched its 8th generation…

New Intel Core i7-7700K “Kaby Lake” Benchmarks Leaked – Shows 15% Increase Single Threaded, 19% Increase Multi-Threaded Performance Over i7-6700K

Several days ago, we reported that benchmarks had accidentally been leaked for the Intel Core i7-7700K, 7th Generation Core Processor codename…

Intel Atom Processors Re-branded to Deliver More Consistent Naming Strategy

Intel will soon be re-branding their entire future Atom CPU lineup to deliver more consistent branding across their product lines. As most…

CPCR Server Upgrade 2015: New Hardware Overview

Self-Hosted Bliss When I originally founded Custom PC Review back in 2012, it was nothing more than a small personal blog…

Review: ASRock Z87E-ITX Mini-ITX Motherboard

[section label=1. Introduction] High Performance in a Bite Sized Package With Intel's focus shifting towards power efficiency rather than maximum…

Intel Launches Latest Flagship Ivy Bridge-E HEDT Processors

For consumers looking for top tier performance, there's currently nothing faster than processors based off Intel's Sandy Bridge-E platform, and…

Ivy Bridge-E CPU Prices, Launch Date Leaked

It's been leak after leak for Intel's upcoming Ivy Bridge-E LGA 2011 based High End Desktop (HEDT) CPUs and the latest…

Best Haswell Gaming PC Build Under $1500 [June 2013]

Build a Powerful Next Generation Gaming PC! With the recent release of Intel's latest 4th Generation Intel Core Processors codenamed…

AMD Releasing a 5GHz CPU?

Undoubtedly AMD's been feeling a little like the underdog in the CPU arena as of late. While its FX line…

ASUS Radeon HD 7870 DirectCU II Review

[section label=1. Introduction] 7870 Done Right It's great to be a PC gamer these days. Gaming PC costs have fallen…