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Intel's 3D Tri-Gate transistors get smaller, faster, more energy efficient (photos)

Intel's Tri-Gate transistors usher in the next era of Moore's Law and open the door to a new generation of innovation.

8 Images By May 4, 2011

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How Intel's 3D tech redefines the transistor (FAQ)

Intel made an announcement today that will drive its chip development over the next several years. What are 3D transistors and why are they important?

By May 4, 2011

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Origin Genesis (Intel Core i7 2600K)

The Origin Genesis is the first system we've seen with Intel's new Sandy Bridge Core i7 2600K chip. Fast, and extremely overclockable, the new chip has provided Origin with a platform for a remarkably value-friendly gaming rig. Shop around for pricing as Sandy Bridge spreads among other vendors, but right now this is the $2,499 gaming PC to beat.

January 11, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating January 11, 2011

MSRP: $2,499.99

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Intel unveils new 3D transistor structure

New chips based on the 22-nanometer designs will run at a lower voltage and with lower power leakage, in an effort to improve both performance and energy efficiency.

By May 4, 2011

Review

Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9650

The CPU market is due for a lot of upheaval over the next 12 months, so you might be wise to wait for a clearer picture before plunking down $1,000 or so on Intel's new Core 2 Extreme QX9650 quad-core desktop processor. But if you want to claim ownership of the fastest multicore CPU around today, look no further.

October 28, 2007

4 stars Editors' rating October 28, 2007
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Intel Core i7-965 Extreme Edition

Thanks to an expensive new motherboard requirement, Intel's new Core i7 desktop processors will remain enthusiast and professional-level parts until more affordable complementary hardware comes out later next year. Speed never comes cheap, however, and if you're willing to spend for it now, you'll find yourself in possession of the fastest CPU on the market.

November 2, 2008

4.5 stars Editors' rating November 2, 2008
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Single-atom transistor built with precise control

Seeking to keep Moore's Law on pace, researchers have developed a repeatable technique for assembling a single-atom version of the transistor--the building block of semiconductors and computers.

By February 19, 2012

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IBM: Tiny carbon nanotube transistor outshines silicon

In the pursuit of smaller transistors, IBM Research found that carbon nanotubes outperform silicon on speed and power consumption, offering a possible way to maintain the pace of Moore's Law.

By January 30, 2012

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Intel on track to build two chips with ARM inside

Even as its x86 arm competes fiercely with ARM, Intel is taking on work to build ARM-equipped chips for its own customers. One of those chips will pack a whopping 4 billion transistors

By November 3, 2013

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Haswell chip primer: How Intel pinches power

Intel's Haswell processor is first and foremost about power savings. Here's how the chipmaker got a serious battery life boost.

By May 24, 2013