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Archive for February 25th, 2021

Athlon X2 6400+ ‘Black Edition’ benchmarked

The folks over at HKEPC have gotten hold of the last CPU in the Athlon X2 series, the 6400+ Black Edition. To be released on August 20th, the early tests show promising results, but against Intel, it fails to impress.

OCZ release 1600MHz DDR3, 6-6-6 timings

Super Talent may have the fastest DDR3 memory on offer, but OCZ are definitely playing their part in the latency race with a new set of 1600MHz (PC3-12800) FlexXLC modules with 6-6-6-18 timings.

Intel to face chipset shortages until year’s end

If a report published by the Economic Daily News is to be believed, Intel could be heading for chipset supply issues for the rest of the year as a result of Intel's recent price cuts and rather higher demand.

Intel sets “Penryn” Xeon launch for November 11

According to a post on Intel's reseller website (which seems to be offline), Intel is planning on releasing their first Harpertown based Xeon's on November 11, which sport speeds ranging from 2.0-3.16 GHz.

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