This impressive chip is bigger than an iPad: it has 400,000 cores, 18 GB of memory and 1.2 billion transistors
We are used to increasingly advanced processors with an amazing number of transistors, but we had never seen anything like the chip developed by a company called Cerebras . Its “Wafer Scale Engine” or WSE of Cerebras is the exaggeration made chip: it has 1.2 billion transistors , 400,000... Read more
PCI Express 5.0 arrives: the new standard promises to double the speed of PCI Express 4.0 to 32 GT / s
PCI-SIG has announced the new standard for data transfers between computer components. PCI Express 5.0 is a new version that arrives only 18 months after the previous version, but does so by doubling the maximum transfer speed. It will take a while to get to the products of the... Read more
Liquid cooling: what it is, how it works and when it is worth betting on it to “propel” our PC
Heat is the enemy to beat . The “coconut” of integrated circuits in general. And of the microprocessors in particular . If it increases in excess it can cause the stability and performance of a computer to plummet, but the worst is not this. The most serious thing is... Read more
AMD and its Ryzen 3000 want to spoil Intel the party that has enjoyed for years
The Computex 2019 fair is a must for lovers of PCs and laptops, and this year there have been very important announcements from AMD and Intel . On the one hand we have the new AMD Ryzen 3000 with Zen 2 architecture . On the other, the new 10-nanometer... Read more
This Logitech stylus allows you to design and create 3D objects in virtual reality by “manipulating” them directly
The virtual reality is designed generally to enjoy products designed and programmed from a desktop machine, and in that sense, although the market has slowed compared to a few years ago, we still find new and fresh proposals as Oculus Quest and Valve Index . Logitech, on the other... Read more
Western Digital prepares hard drives with brutal capacities of 18 and 20 TB by 2020
SSDs may have become preferred for a large number of scenarios, but the cost per gigabyte remains a key factor in others such as large data centers where the transfer speed does not matter as much as the capacity of the units that are used. That is the reason... Read more
AMD hits again with the Ryzen 9 3950X, the first 16-core gaming processor and the new Radeon ‘Navi’ RX 5700 XT
AMD presented all the artillery during the past Computex 2019 , but it seems that it still had several aces up its sleeve for this E3 2019. After unveiling the new Ryzen 3000 and its Navi Radeon 5000 graphics, now the company led by Lisa Su has presented its... Read more
These four tips will give a new life to your old PC of 5 years ago without you hardly notice it in your pocket
Computer technology is moving frantically, so that PC that you mounted a few years ago has probably been affected: today’s desktops are much more powerful than those of 5 years ago, for example, but attentive, because not everything is lost . Not much less. This is what we will... Read more
AMD teams up with Samsung and will expand its Radeon GPUs to mobile phones: future Exynos will completely change and use the RDNA architecture
AMD goes for all. During the Computex we were surprised with the arrival of the new AMD Ryzen 3000 of 7 nanometers and its architecture ‘Zen 2’, but the American company kept another ace up its sleeve. Now the semiconductor company announces that it has reached a multi-year strategy... Read more
AMD hits again with the Ryzen 9 3950X, the first 16-core gaming processor and the new Radeon ‘Navi’ RX 5700 XT
AMD presented all the artillery during the past Computex 2019 , but it seems that it still had several aces up its sleeve for this E3 2019. After unveiling the new Ryzen 3000 and its Navi Radeon 5000 graphics, now the company led by Lisa Su has presented its... Read more