Posts tagged CPU

A new year a new computer

Jan. 2, 2011, 12:54 p.m. CPU , motherboard , Phenom

I blogged earlier about how all my computers seem to run into trouble all at once. In recent times my file server died (motherboard + hard drive). Then the desktop hiccuped but recovered but at the same time the macbook decided to pack it in. The desktop also suffered a relapse and died. So for a br ...

Choosing a processor.

Nov. 15, 2010, 5:56 a.m. CPU , toast

Intel's Core i7 processors, packed with upto six cores, and two threads per core, provide enormous processing power for desktops that was beyond anyone's imagination even four or five years ago. But the question is do you really need such power. The answer is hell no! Most people use a computer to a ...