Arc GPU Graphics Drivers 101.4091 are released by Intel.

Arc GPU Graphics Drivers 101.4091 are released by Intel.

The most recent version of the Arc GPU Graphics Drivers was today released by Intel Graphics. The iGPUs of 13th Gen Core “Raptor Lake-P” mobile CPUs now have support in version 101.4091. A solo desktop mode is now supported by the Intel Arc Control program. A problem that was observed...

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Price Drop for the Intel Arc A750—Starting at $250

Price Drop for the Intel Arc A750—Starting at $250

The base price of Intel’s performance-segment graphics card, the Arc A750, was reduced. The card’s starting price has been reduced from $289 for the first-party reference-design card at launch to USD $249. Acer, Gunnir, and ASRock are a few of the A750’s custom-design board partners. The Intel XeSS performance boost...

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The price of Intel’s 12th generation core processors is reportedly dropping.

The price of Intel’s 12th generation core processors is reportedly dropping.

In order to promote the 13th Gen Core processors in retail, Intel formally raised the price of its 12th Gen Core processors by 10% back in January. Almost a month later, Intel is reportedly decreasing the cost of the aforementioned 12th Gen Core processors by as much as 20%. The...

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Release of Intel Arc GPU Graphics Drivers 101.4090 Beta

Release of Intel Arc GPU Graphics Drivers 101.4090 Beta

The most recent version of Intel Graphics’ Arc GPU Graphics Drivers was released today. For “Forspoken,” version 101.4090 beta includes launch-day optimization. With this update, the company also solved a couple of problems. A Plague Tale: Requiem application freeze problem for Arc “Alchemist” discrete GPUs has been resolved. Additionally, “Need...

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Surfaces for Intel Arc A380 MXM Cards Have 50-75 W Power Limits

Surfaces for Intel Arc A380 MXM Cards Have 50-75 W Power Limits

A desktop Intel Arc “Alchemist” A380 GPU was installed by a Chinese OEM on an MXM board for mobile workstations and notebooks. This is a desktop A380 that has been modified into an MXM 3.1 type-A board that supports PCIe Gen 4 x8 and is not the mobile A380M. Three...

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16GB Arc A770 Photon Graphics Card from GUNNIR with Triple Fan Cooler

16GB Arc A770 Photon Graphics Card from GUNNIR with Triple Fan Cooler

The Arc A770 Photon graphics card from Chinese Intel Arc board partner GUNNIR has a 16 GB version with specifications that are somewhat similar to those of Intel’s A770 16 GB Limited Edition. Only 8 GB of memory is included in specially made A770s like the ASRock Phantom Gaming model....

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Chips are the New Oil in Geopolitics, according to Intel’s CEO

Chips are the New Oil in Geopolitics, according to Intel’s CEO

In an interview with CNN at the WEF Davos, Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger predicted that over the next 50 years, semiconductor chip supply networks will have a greater impact on geopolitics than oil supply chains. The majority of modern comforts are “chipped” and connected in some way, and as a...

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A New Intel Architecture Called “Lunar Lake” Is Designed to Rule the 15W Market

A New Intel Architecture Called “Lunar Lake” Is Designed to Rule the 15W Market

Not AMD in the client desktop and server markets, but rather companies like Apple and Qualcomm in the ultraportable notebook SoC market, provide Intel’s toughest long-term competition. In addition to its current Hybrid architecture-based “Rocket Lake-U” processors, the company is aiming to meet the challenge head-on with its upcoming “Meteor...

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Intel releases their flagship Core i9-13900KS 8P+16E processor for $700.

Intel releases their flagship Core i9-13900KS 8P+16E processor for $700.

The flagship Core i9-13900KS “Raptor Lake” desktop processor was officially introduced by Intel today. With an MSRP of USD $700, the i9-13900KS replaces the $590 i9-13900K as the most expensive 13th Gen Core desktop component available. With higher clock speeds and power constraints than the i9-13900K, the i9-13900KS has the...

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For AMD and Intel GPUs, AV1 encoding is now available in OBS Studio 29.

For AMD and Intel GPUs, AV1 encoding is now available in OBS Studio 29.

To support the most recent encoding capabilities of contemporary GPUs, one of the most widely used recording and streaming programs has been updated. Following Intel and NVIDIA, whose newest graphics architecture was the first to disclose enhanced AV1 encoding and decoding, AMD’s RX 7900 series delivered improved AV1 encoding with...

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