• Intel Core i5-8400: should I buy this processor?

    4 days ago - By Tech Radar

    For most people, the best processors are going to be the ones that pack in a good deal of performance while keeping the price low. While they sound good in practice, most people don't need an 8-core, 16-thread Intel Core i9-9900K. Instead, most people will get more than enough out of something like the Intel Core i5-8400. Now, while this processor won't be able to absolutely plow through extremely processor-intensive tasks, like 4K media creation, it's going to be reliable for anyone that just wants an affordable CPU for the best PC games. At just $199 , the Intel Core i5-8400 is one of...
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  • Apple May Have Considered Releasing a 2018 MacBook Air With Faster Core i7 Processor

    Apple May Have Considered Releasing a 2018 MacBook Air With Faster Core i7 Processor

    4 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    While the new MacBook Air with a Retina display can only be configured with one processor option , a 1.6GHz dual‑core eighth‑generation Intel Core i5 processor, Apple may have prototyped a faster version too.
    A benchmark result on Geekbench last week has surfaced via Slashleaks for an unreleased Mac, codenamed AAPJ140K1,1, powered by a dual-core eighth-generation Core i7 processor with a base clock speed of 1.8GHz. The exact model is not listed, but its logic board has the same part number as the new MacBook Air .
    As further evidence, the benchmark result lists 16GB of 2133 MHz LPDDR3 RAM...
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