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    DX11 vs DX12 Intel 6700K vs 6950X Framerate Scaling

    By Kyle Bennett   June 24, 2016

    This is our fourth and last installment of looking at the new DX12 API and how it works with a game such as Ashes of the Singularity. We have looked at how DX12 is better at distributing workloads across multiple CPU cores than DX11 in AotS when not GPU bound. This time we compare the latest Intel processors in GPU bound workloads.


    DX11 vs DX12 Intel 4770K vs 5960X Framerate Scaling

    By Kyle Bennett   June 15, 2016

    This is our third installment of looking at the new DX12 API and how it works better with a game such as Ashes of the Singularity. We have looked at how DX12 is better at distributing workloads across multiple CPU cores than DX11 in AotS. This time we are compare Haswell and Haswell-E processors' AotS performance.


    DX11 vs DX12 Intel CPU Scaling and Gaming Framerate

    By Kyle Bennett   April 19, 2016

    Last week we set our sights on seeing how well the new DX12 API is able to distribute workloads across multiple CPU cores on a new AMD processor. Today we are going to continue, except this time we will be using an Intel Haswell-E processor that has a lot of cores available for DX12 usage. A couple new GPUs in the mix as well.


    Intel Z170 Chipset Summary

    By Daniel Dobrowolski   August 12, 2015

    The Intel Z170 Chipset will be seen on most motherboard reviews that we publish here at HardOCP for the coming months. Before you dig through those however, what does the Z170 Chipset actually bring to desktop PC users? We give you a quick write up in hopes of covering what will be most important to you.


    Intel Skylake Core i7-6700K IPC & Overclocking Review

    By Kyle Bennett   August 05, 2015

    Today we finally get to share with you our Intel Skylake experiences. As we like to, we are going to focus on Instructions Per Clock / IPC and overclocking this new CPU architecture. We hope to give our readers a definitive answer to whether or not it is time to make the jump to a new desktop PC platform.


    Intel / Micron Live Reporting - 3D XPoint Memory

    By Chris Lonardo   July 28, 2015

    Intel Corporation and Micron Technology, Inc. today unveiled 3D XPoint™ technology, a non-volatile memory that has the potential to revolutionize any device, application or service that benefits from fast access to large sets of data. Now in production, 3D XPoint technology is a major breakthrough in memory process technology.


    Intel SSD 750 Review: NVMe for the Desktop

    By Chris Lonardo   May 08, 2015

    Intel is set to be the catalyst for a long-awaited leap forward in storage technology with the new SSD 750 bringing NVMe storage to client PCs for the first time, and turning the high end SSD space upside-down. We are expecting blinding IOPs and we dig in to find out what it can mean to the hardware enthusiast.


    LEPA LV12 CPU Air Cooler for Intel and AMD Processors

    By Marc Adams   October 07, 2014

    LEPA is moving into CPU air cooling and we have its first cooler for review today, the LV12. LEPA claims that its new louvered fin designed gives it an advantage and surely we will test that. It also claims that the it supplies "Silence with High Performance." Let's see if LEPA can give us our money's worth.


    Intel Haswell-E Core i7-5960X CPU & X99 Chipset

    By Kyle Bennett   August 29, 2014

    There are many members of the "1366 X58 Enthusiast Overclockers Club" that have been waiting with bated breath for Intel's launch of the new X99 Express Chipset and new family of Core i7 Haswell-E processors. All this new hardware comes bundled with brand new DDR4 RAM technology packing huge bandwidth as well.


    Intel Devil's Canyon: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

    By Kyle Bennett   June 09, 2014

    When Intel pulled back the covers from its new Devil's Canyon enthusiast processor last week, there was one thing missing: the Devil's Canyon processors in reviewers' and enthusiasts' hands. We have now had a single Core i7-4790K engineering sample in our hands for 72 hours and this is what we have found.


    Noctua NH-D15 Intel and AMD CPU Air Cooler Review

    By Marc Adams   June 04, 2014

    The Noctua NH-D15 is firmly footed in the excellent performance of the NH-D14 model. The NH-D15 is not a "new" air cooling technology but rather an evolution of the old. The new claim to fame with this heatsink unit is that it has an expanded heatpipe layout, plus some other bells and whistles that Noctua hopes make it king of the hill.


    Intel Devil's Canyon Core Processor Presentation

    By Kyle Bennett   June 03, 2014

    Intel is presenting its new Devil's Canyon processors today at Computex in Taiwan. Enthusiasts get a two new processor solutions, one with HyperThreading and one without. While many of us are familiar with processor core clocks of 4GHz+, this is first time we have Intel serving up a minimum 4GHz clock on its enthusiast K processor.


    Corsair H75 Intel and AMD CPU Compact Liquid Cooler

    By Marc Adams   April 24, 2014

    Corsair has been in the liquid CPU cooling game for over 10 years now. As sealed system liquid CPU coolers have become the norm among hardware enthusiasts, the competition has gotten stiff to say the least. Another thing that has changed over the years is that many DIYers are going to smaller cases for their systems; the H75 looks to address this.


    MSI Z87I GAMING Intel LGA 1150 Motherboard Review

    By Daniel Dobrowolski   January 22, 2014

    With gigantic towers going the way of the dinosaur and power coming in smaller and smaller configurations mini-ITX gaming oriented motherboards are more attractive than ever before. We put the Z87I GAMING AC to the test and find out if good things come in small packages or big headaches do.


    MSI Z87M GAMING Intel LGA 1150 Motherboard Review

    By Daniel Dobrowolski   January 06, 2014

    We take a look at another offering in MSI’s "GAMING" series. This time the M-ATX form factor Z87M GAMING caught our eye. Is this a case of good things come in small packages? Based on our experiences with the rest of the series, this is one you won’t want to miss if you’re looking for an M-ATX based motherboard.


    Noctua NH-D14 AMD & Intel CPU Air Cooler Review

    By Marc Adams   December 26, 2013

    Noctua is back with us again today with its NH-D14 CPU air cooler which is capable of being mounted to just about any desktop Intel or AMD CPU made over the last five years. Noctua is known for premium performance with a premium sound profile, but also with a premium price. How does this massive heatsink fare here today?


    Noctua NH-U14S AMD & Intel CPU Air Cooler Review

    By Marc Adams   December 04, 2013

    If the previously reviewed Noctua NH-U12S is good, then the NH-U14S must be good +2, right? Well it is a bit more than that. We now have more heatpipes, a more dense array of cooling fins obviously giving us more cooling surface area, and we also get the namesake of the NH-U14S; a 140mm x 25mm fan.


    Noctua NH-U12S AMD and Intel CPU Air Cooler

    By Marc Adams   November 18, 2013

    The Noctua NH-U12S is well known in enthusiast circles for a few reasons. Noctua states it is because, "the NH-U12S is a complete premium quality solution that combines outstanding performance, quiet operation and excellent compatibility." And quite frankly Noctua would be very correct. Where does the value stand today?


    Intel Ivy Bridge-E Core i7-4960X IPC and OCing Review

    By Kyle Bennett   August 30, 2013

    We debut Intel's next $1000 Extreme Desktop processor, the Core i7-4960X, this time with Ivy Bridge architecture and a couple of extra cores thrown in for good measure. It is a beast of a CPU for those that can actually harness its power and bandwidth, but how much better is it than Sandy Bridge-E and Haswell at the same clocks?


    Intel Haswell i7-4770K IPC and Overclocking Review

    By Kyle Bennett   June 01, 2013

    Intel's clock keeps ticking and today lands on a "tock" in the development cycle. The new desktop Haswell processor represents a new microarchitecture built on the tried and true 22nm process technology that we have come to know and love with Intel's current Ivy Bridge microarchitecture. But what does Haswell mean for the computer enthusiast?


    Intel 335 Series 240 GB SSD Review

    By Hugh Briggs   February 05, 2013

    Intel has released its new Intel 335 Series SSDs featuring 20nm MLC NAND and a SandForce SF-2281 processor. Its new MLC NAND boasts impressive power and write specifications. This SSD is geared for the budget market, but will it be able to compete with low-cost TLC alternatives?


    Intel DZ77GA-70K LGA 1155 Motherboard Review

    By Daniel Dobrowolski   August 06, 2012

    We'll be taking a look at one of Intel's motherboards today, specifically the Intel DZ77GA-70K which is part of its Extreme Motherboard series. How can you tell it's an extreme motherboard? Why it has a skull on it of course! All kidding aside there is more to the DZ77GA-70K than just marketing.


    Intel Ivy Bridge Processor IPC and Overclocking

    By Kyle Bennett   April 23, 2012

    The new Ivy Bridge processor has already been well covered across the Internet due to leaks of Intel parts into review sites' hands. So at this point there is little to tell in all honesty. But today we work to tell you what you most likely already know, Ivy Bridge looks to be a very solid product but offers little in the way of an upgrade from Sandy Bridge.


    Intel DX79SI X79 LGA2011 Motherboard Review

    By Daniel Dobrowolski   February 28, 2012

    Intel desktop processors are all but useless unless you have a motherboard to plug it into. Intel has been making its own model of enthusiast motherboards for quite some time now and honestly has very rarely hit the target. Today we are reviewing the Intel® Desktop Board DX79SI, LGA2011, Sandy Bridge E motherboard.


    Intel Core i7-3960X - Sandy Bridge E Processor Review

    By Kyle Bennett   November 14, 2011

    Intel debuts its $1000+ Extreme Edition 3960X processor parroting how great it is for the gamer and enthusiast. With 6 cores and 12 threads, a new motherboard and chipset platform, and quad channel DDR3, Intel has done the impossible, given us everything we don't want, and nothing we do want.