Our overclocked Intel Core i9 10900K CPU sucks 331W of power

We overclocked our Intel Core i9 10900K CPU to 5.3GHz on all cores and it drew a massive 331W of power at peak. That’s the processor alone, by the way, not the total platform power draw of our testing rig. That’s almost two Xbox One X consoles running at...

Nvidia confirms Ampere will power next-gen GeForce graphics cards

CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang will unveil the Nvidia Ampere GPU architecture today in a delayed GTC keynote presentation—seemingly filmed entirely in his kitchen—but early reports have already gone live detailing the streamlining of its entire GPU range into one unified...

Fallout 76 Communist bundle: Collectron, Power Armor, and more

A spectre is haunting West Virginia—the spectre of microtransactions. Added yesterday, communism-themed skins and camp items are now available in Fallout 76’s Atom store. Being able to purchase these items and own them as your own personal property arguably...

10-core Intel Comet Lake CPUs draw the same power as an RTX 2080

If you want to get a consistent turbo clock speed out of your new ten-core Intel Comet Lake processor you’re going to need some serious cooling. And a monster power supply too, because at peak performance the CPU alone wants to draw 224W. That’s higher...