Forum discussion tagged with intel.
  1. JayMX

    Question Virtualization Machine - Intel or AMD?

    Hello I am looking to build a new computer which I want to use as a VM host - I use Windows Hyper-V (hypervisor) sometimes VirtualBox too. Doing some research (not extensive) I read that latest big/little Intel CPUs have issues with Virtualization in that p/e cores are assigned in a random...
  2. B

    Question Why does my BT show as having an issue in Device Manager

    Hello, I have this on 2 different Windows 11 machines - different hardware, different BT units. If I uninstall the device, it will come up fine if I rescan It does this 22.150.0 as well as 22.120.3 (same issue on other machine - different BT unit - tried latest drivers But when I...
  3. FlameTail

    Question Why don't CPUs have an odd number of cores ?

    There are 2,4,6,8,10,12,14...32..128 core CPUs. But all these are EVEN numbers. CPUs with odd-number of cores are almost non-existent. WHY ? 1. Making an actual CPU die with an odd number of cores. In this scenario, I know the answer to the question. It's possible to actually make a die with...
  4. FlameTail

    Question Core i9 11900K vs 11980HK : What's up with the naming ?

    The Intel Core i9 11900K is the top end desktop CPU from Intel, and it is obviously more powerful than the 11980HK - the top end laptop CPU from Intel 11th gen. Intel Core is 11900K vs 11980HK ( Nanoreview )...
  5. FlameTail

    Question Which is better? More E-cores or more P-cores ?

    Apple is betting on it's Big cores. The M1 Pro doubles the number of firestorm cores but halves the number of icestorm cores compared to the M1. A future 'M1 Quadra' is rumoured to have 32 Big cores and just 8 small cores. So, yes, Apple is focusing on it's big cores. Intel on the other hand...
  6. FlameTail

    Discussion Intel Foveros, 3D stacking and the future.

    Not only Intel but many other companies are working 3D/ vertical stacking of silicon chips, to potentially 'revive' Moore's Law...
  7. Vattila

    OT: SYCL will replace CUDA

    Argonne, ORNL and Codeplay just announced that Codeplay has been awarded a contract for implementing SYCL support for AMD GPUs — as an open heterogeneous programming model for the upcoming exascale supercomputers...
  8. Vattila

    OT: SYCL will replace CUDA

    Argonne, ORNL and Codeplay just announced that Codeplay has been awarded a contract for implementing SYCL support for AMD GPUs — as an open heterogeneous programming model for the upcoming exascale supercomputers...
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    Question Server not booting up with Intel S2600CP4 server board, No Motherboard Error beeps either.

    We have a Intel S2600CP4 Server board fitted inside a brand new Chenbro server Chassis. One CPU slot on the Motherboard is populated with Intel E5-2695V2. Other slot is left empty, but both CPU power pins are attached on the Motherboard. The Heat sink on the CPU has thermal paste properly...
  10. M

    Question BIOS hangs during boot if Intel Virtualization is turned on

    When Intel Virtualization from BIOS is turned on, BIOS hangs during cold boot and asks to enter the BIOS settings. Even if I don't change any settings at all, Intel Virtualization is turned off automatically, I it boots just fine, and Windows works properly. But of course, anything requires...
  11. C

    Question Bluetooth audio with headset possible on Asus Z390 Hero XI?

    Is it possible to use a wireless BT headset with the Asus Z390 Hero XI? I have the Bose QC35 headset and the 2.5mm jack is hopeless, I'm on my 3rd cable and they just keep falling out. So I'm wondering if its possible to just use BT audio from my motherboard. I've tried searching for BT devices...
  12. DisEnchantment

    Discussion Samsung to Fabricate Chips for Intel

    It seems to be reported in Korean media that Samsung won the order to fab Intel chips. They specifically mentioned desktop chips. Which chips would those be? What fabrication node could it possible be
  13. C

    Question Building my brothers first PC and getting myself an upgrade. Looking for others opinions on my situation.

    Hey all, Just wanted to compare what I have researched to others opinions and make the best decision. So to start off my current PC specs: CPU: Intel core i7 2700k OC 4.4 MOBO: Asus Sabertooth z77 GPU: XFX R9 295x2 RAM: Corsair vengeance 2x8GB 1600mhz SSD: Mushkin Chronos 120GB HD: 3TB Western...
  14. C

    Question asus P8H61-M LX3 PLUS R2.0

    currently im using i3-3220 on this board asus P8H61-M LX3 PLUS R2.0, and I will buy i5-3470s in a few days, is the i5-3470s compatible with asus P8H61-M LX3 PLUS R2.0? The motherboard supports i5-3470T
  15. L

    Question PC not booting and goes off suddenly, no beep codes

    Hello there, I need help with a computer that jus goes off, not sure if is the CPU, memory or I have this PC of my dad: Intel Pentieum G4400 Gigabyte Ga-H110M-DS2 REV 1.0 Adata XPG Z1 4GB 2400MHz Generic PSU 700w Just goes off suddenly, sometimes is pass POST stay on for few minutes and then...
  16. Leoplate25

    BSOD "clock watchdog timeout"

    Hi, i just ran the intel burn test at stock speeds with my Intel i5-9600k (4.3ghz) and my ram at 3000mhz with XMP enabled (Corsair Vengeance Led White) to check system stability and i get this BSOD: "clock watchdog timeout". If i disable Turbo Boost, the test passes just fine. Mother is a...
  17. T4C Fantasy

    Info Graphics IP

    Hello everyone!, I'm the techpowerup gpu database editor and I wanted to share with you graphics card enthusiasts all of the projects I have been working on to share information that is not so easy to find and also some that are all in one place. Graphics IPs AMD Nvidia Intel Other Projects...
  18. B

    Question 9700k wont go above 1.35v

    I recently got a 9700k and had it at 5GHZ on all cores then updated the bios and it will set to 1.37v and the bios says thats what it is running at but XTU and dragon center say it isnt going above 1.35 which causes BSOD on benchmark. if i set the Vcore to auto in bios it will go up to 1.4 but...
  19. A

    Question Kaby Lake Refresh motherboards

    Hi, I'm trying to find a motherboard supporting Kaby Lake R processors (preferable i7-8650U) and there's nothing which seems odd for me. Do you know any kind on motherboard with these CPUs? PS: I would rather prefer a Whiskey Lake i7-8565U but this is newer so I guess much more difficult to...
  20. D

    Question Which one is a better SSD from Intel DC P3600 1.2TB and Intel DC P4510 1TB?

    I have two options as a primary boot SSD for my CAD workstation: 1. Intel P3600 1.2TB, and 2. Intel P4510 1TB. Which one is better in terms of reliability, versatility, durability and performance? (Price is no issue..) As per specs; P3600 is 20nm MLC and P4510 is 64-Layer 3D TLC. Which one can...
  21. P

    Question An Unusual Troubleshooting - Intel i5 4460

    This might be a little long, but it's technically interesting and challenging for those interested. So I had been using the intel i5 4460 with a Asrock Z87M Pro4 motherboard for a little over 3 years, when out of the blue the display output went blank. On troubleshooting I got it down to a dead...
  22. R

    Intel sas to sata adapters

    Would anyone be able to tell me if someone would be interested in purchasing a bulk amount [redacted] Sales outside of the FS/FT forum are not allowed. Cross-threads are also not allowed. You should read the forum rules before posting again...
  23. kirkdickinson

    Thunderbolt on motherboards?

    I am starting to see more and more devices advertised as using the thunderbolt port. Even Monoprice is starting to sell thunderbolt devices. I see ads pop up all the time. I am going to do a build toward the end of this year and it sounds like a great interface port to have. I know that USB 3.1...
  24. Vattila

    Speculation: i9-9900K is Intel's last hurrah in gaming

    Independent test results for Intel's 8-core i9-9900K are just around the corner, and the general consensus and expectations are that it will put Intel further in the lead with the "world's best gaming processor". However, like most technology analysts and avid followers of x86 CPU architecture...
  25. M

    Intel turbo boost stopped working in Windows 7

    I just recently noticed that my Core i7 860 is not reaching full turbo boost in Windows 7. Not sure why, because it worked for a number of years previously, and still works as expeted when dual booting to Windows XP. So I'm suspecting this is a Windows 7 software problem, rather than a bios or...
  26. Y

    CPU Compatibility for upgrading Dell Latitude E5400

    I have a Dell Latitude E5400 with an Intel Core 2 Duo T7250. I would like to upgrade the CPU. According to CPU-Z,my socket is Socket P (478) and the baseboard is 0D695C,manufactured by Dell,though I could not find much information on that online. The computer runs Windows 10. I'm looking at the...
  27. H

    Intel Core i9-9900K Ashes Of The Singularity Benchmarks

    Ashes of Singularity benchmark remains a popular prototype benchmarking tool for testers. The latest CPUs and GPUs are tested there before they are even made public. Lucky for Us, we can have information prior to the launch of particular CPU and GPU. The initial benchmarks test depends on...
  28. jsimenhoff

    Intel Optane AMA - Starts Wednesday at 11am

    Intel Optane AMA with the Intel Optane Team AnandTech is proud to announce the upcoming guest in our featured Community Series -- ASK ME ANYTHING. On Wednesday, September 26th through Thursday, September 27th the Intel Optane Team will join us in a live AMA on the AnandTech Memory and Storage...
  29. Dayman1225

    Some results of SM2262EN Controller with 96L TLC from Intel and Micron(IMFT)

    Chris Ramseyer from Tweaktown has posted some results of 96L IMFT NAND with the SM2262EN Controller. Seems like a decent performer overall, though I wonder when 96L from IMFT will start coming to mass market.
  30. yulgrhet

    How to take 50% market share in three years.

    The genius of Lisa Su. The creme-de-la-creme of the server market is the big cloud players who buy chips by the millions. That is who AMD has already sampled EPYC 2 to. AMD is offering a chip, EPYC 2, that will have a !!!!! ~3X !!!!! perf/watt/$ advantage over Intel and a roadmap that will...
  31. TurtleCrusher

    i3-4130T: Should I upgrade or stay as is?

    Hello everyone, I just got a Thinkcentre M73 Tiny USFF that has an i3-4130T. My main goals with this PC is to keep it working as an HTPC and an extremely casual gaming setup and hopefully cheap as I bought this for $45. I use my Thinkpad X230 for casual gaming on the go and would like better...
  32. R

    A dual-port Thunderbolt 3 controller in laptop has 22gbps or 32gbps aggregate PCIe data bandwidth?

    Hi forum, A painful aspect of the Thunderbolt 3 ecosystem is that Intel not even has clarified how much PCIe data their dual-port Thunderbolt 3 controllers used in laptops, actually have. Each Thunderbolt 3 port does 22gbps full-duplex PCIe data, so 22gbps up and 22gbps down. (The "40gbps"...
  33. D

    Speculating: nVIDIA CPU and x86 emulated Windows

    Taking the example of Vatilla series of speculations, I started to tought, nVIDIA will return this time for the emulated Windows 10, in order to compete against Qualcomm? This article indicated that nVIDIA initially declined...
  34. Vattila

    Speculation: Keller's role at Intel

    As many of you will know, Jim Keller, the CPU architecture design guru, joined Intel in April this year, to lead the company's silicon engineering, in particular SoC development and integration (news release). What do you think his primary role and influence will be at Intel? Recently, as part...
  35. Vattila

    Speculation: AMD's response to Intel's 8-core i9-9900K

    As rumoured, Intel's 8-core i9-9900K is around the corner, and it is widely expected that it will surpass Ryzen 7 in both single-thread and multi-thread performance, due to higher IPC and frequency. What will be AMD's response? If there is no response, and Intel retakes a clear lead, AMD will...
  36. Vattila

    Speculation: Intel will become fabless

    With the ongoing 10nm debacle at Intel, what does the future hold for them as an chip manufacturer? Is the integrated business model sustainable? At heart, is Intel a product designer or a manufacturer? Let us assume, for this discussion, that Intel has lost its manufacturing lead for a...
  37. B

    A Trip Back to the Past (LGA775)

    Hello everyone, this is my first post (not sure if posting in right area, sorry), and I would like to start by telling you all of my recent overclocking experiments on the LGA775 platform. So, as everyone says, go with the highest multiplier that is possible, and then tune the base clock (FSB in...
  38. Dayman1225

    Micron (and presumably Intel) plan to have production shipments of 96L 3DNAND in H2'18

    Source(Micron Q3'18 Financial Presentation) I'd presume this is the initial ramp and will hit DC first for both Micron and Intel but things must be going pretty well if they are this open about when their 96L 3DNAND is to arrive. Personally I am waiting on 96L 3DNAND QLC drives to hopefully...
  39. U

    Are AMD planning to compete in the mobile workstation / mobile gaming market?

    Looking at the new generation of HP ZBOOKs having Intel Xeon as an option and Apple's still unannounced new MacBook Pro potentially having Intel i9 as an option, are AMD planning on having Threadripper's in mobile workstations / mobile gaming sometime or even a new mobile processor to compete...
  40. Dayman1225

    Intel CEO confirms first dGPUs in 2020

    Intel makes it a three-way race with AMD and Nvidia on graphics chips Interesting to say the least. I am excited for more competition in this space and I hope Intel are able to rival AMD and Nvidia, they certainly have the manpower and R&D $$ to do so. Now lets just wait and see how they execute.