Intel and MediaTek to jointly manufacture chips using Intel Foundry Services

Intel and MediaTek today announced that they will work together to make chips using the advanced process technologies of Intel Foundry Services (IFS). With the support and advice of a new foundry member with a lot of capacity in the U.S. and Europe, the agreement is meant to help MediaTek build a much more balanced and reliable supply chain. The news comes as the US semiconductor industry, and Intel in particular, are about to get a lot of money from the government to help them make more chips to sell abroad. Continue reading “Intel and MediaTek to jointly manufacture chips using Intel Foundry Services”

Intel showcases 12th Gen Intel Core processors in India

Intel showcased the new 12th Generation Intel Core Mobile and Desktop Processors in India at the 12th Generation Intel Core Experience event, after the Global announcement back in January. According to the company, its multi-core performance architecture for PCs will improve thanks to a brand-new hybrid performance architecture and will provide unprecedented performance never seen before. Continue reading “Intel showcases 12th Gen Intel Core processors in India”

Intel 12th Gen Alder Lake-HX mobile processors announced

Intel has revealed its top-tier 12th Gen Alder Lake HX series mobile CPUs, which include seven new Core i5, Core i7, and Core i9 chips with capacities ranging from sixteen cores and twenty-four threads to an eight-core and twelve thread SKU. The manufacturer has added PCIe 5.0 and 55W TDP, which maxes out (turbo) at a TDP of 157 W, which were previously only available on desktop processors. Continue reading “Intel 12th Gen Alder Lake-HX mobile processors announced”

Intel introduces Discrete Arc A-Series GPUs for laptops

Intel today unveiled the Arc line-up of discrete graphics processors, which are based on the firm’s revolutionary Xe HPG (High Performance Graphics) architecture. This first set of GPUs is designed specifically for laptops, with desktop and workstation versions coming later this year. Hardware, software, services, as well as high-performance graphics experiences will be delivered through the Intel Arc platform and the A-Series mobile GPU family. Continue reading “Intel introduces Discrete Arc A-Series GPUs for laptops”

Intel 12th Gen Core i9-12900KS desktop processor announced: 16 Cores, up to 5.5 GHz Turbo clock speed

Intel today introduced the 12th Gen Core i9-12900KS as the world’s fastest desktop CPU with complete specifications and availability. It incorporates Intel Adaptive Boost Technology (Intel ABT) and offers a maximum turbo frequency of up to 5.5 GHz in accordance with Intel Thermal Velocity Boost Continue reading “Intel 12th Gen Core i9-12900KS desktop processor announced: 16 Cores, up to 5.5 GHz Turbo clock speed”

Intel introduces 12th Gen Core P-series and U-series processors for thin-and-light laptops

Intel has announced the launch of 20 new processors in their 12th gen ‘Alder Lake’ family of processors that are designed exclusively for thin-and-light laptops. All these CPUs will feature their hybrid design architecture that is built on the Intel 7 process, and will offer up to 14 cores designs (6 P-cores and 8 E-cores).

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Intel Arc Alchemist GPU-powered laptops in Q1 2022, desktop offerings in Q2 2022

Intel held their 2022 Investor Meeting yesterday and during the event, the company revealed that the first devices powered by Intel Arc GPUs are slated to launch soon in the first quarter of 2022. The first devices will be laptops, followed by desktop offerings in Q2 2022, and the company expects to ship over 4 million Arc GPUs in the whole year.

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Intel 12th Gen Alder Lake lineup includes 22 new desktop and 28 mobile processors

Intel at its CES event introduced 22 new 12th Gen Intel Core 65- and 35-watt desktop processors with scalable power and performance for gaming, creation and productivity. It also introduced 28 new 12th Gen Intel Core mobile SKUs across H-, P- and U-series processors, including new P-series, aimed at performance thin and light laptops. Intel also announced updates to the Intel Evo and Intel vPro platforms. Continue reading “Intel 12th Gen Alder Lake lineup includes 22 new desktop and 28 mobile processors”

TSMC said to begin 3nm chip production for Apple and Intel in Q4 2022

TSMC is looking to begin commercial production of chips built on its 3nm process in  Q4 quarter of 2022, according to the latest report from DigiTimes. The report adds that the initial capacity will be equally shared by Apple and Intel. Continue reading “TSMC said to begin 3nm chip production for Apple and Intel in Q4 2022”

Intel unveils 12th Gen Alder Lake processor family with DDR5 and PCIe Gen 5.0 support

After months of leaks and rumours, Intel has finally unveiled their 12th generation Intel Core Desktop processors, codenamed Alder Lake. This new generation of CPUs will make use of Intel’s performance hybrid architecture and will be built on the Intel 7 process.

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Intel introduces “Arc” brand for graphics solutions based on the Xe HPG microarchitecture

Intel has finally announced the name of their consumer high-performance graphics solutions – Intel Arc. The brand will be used by Intel to denote multiple upcoming generations of graphics hardware, software and services.

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Intel announces packaging & process roadmap till 2025, will make chips for Qualcomm

Over the last few years, Intel’s decline in the consumer processor space has become very obvious, which likely led to the change in the leadership, including the hiring of their new CEO Pat Gelsinger. The company has been making multiple changes internally that are aimed at putting Intel back in the top, and during their Accelerated webcast today, they revealed the roadmap of process and packaging innovations till 2025 and beyond.

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Airtel and Intel partner for 5G services in India

After partnering with Qualcomm, Airtel today announced a collaboration with Intel to use its vRAN / O-RAN technologies for 5G services in India. Airtel said that will deploy Intel’s latest 3rd gen Xeon Scalable processors, FPGAs and eASICs, and Ethernet 800 series across its network to build a solid foundation for rolling out wide-scale 5G, mobile edge computing and network slicing. Continue reading “Airtel and Intel partner for 5G services in India”

Apple and Intel reportedly begin testing chip designs with TSMC’s 3nm process technology

Apple and Intel will reportedly be the first major companies to build chips with TSMC’s 3nm process technology. The two companies are currently testing chip designs with this technology, and will likely mass-produce these chips for devices slated to launch in the second half of the next year.

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Intel partners with Reliance Jio on 5G network technology

This week at the MWC 2021 virtual event, Intel announced that Reliance Jio will do co-innovations with Intel in 5G radio and wireless core, and collaborate in other associate areas that include AI, cloud and edge computing, which will help it as they deploy 5G. Continue reading “Intel partners with Reliance Jio on 5G network technology”