Tag: Intel

Boxx introduces 4+ Ghz workstation

Boxx introduces 4+ Ghz workstation

3DBoxx 8980 Xtreme sports 16 Intel Xeon cores and liquid cooling.  Performance computer vendor Boxx has introduced what it claims is the fastest dual Intel Xeon workstation on the market. The 3DBoxx 8980 Xtreme ships with dual 8-core Intel Xeon CPUs and a liquid cooled chipset, allowing it to run above 4 Ghz. Boxx says [...]

Major graphics chip vendors all report fourth quarter decline

Major graphics chip vendors all report fourth quarter decline

AMD, Intel, and Nvidia combined for a drop of 11.5% in units shipped. All the leading suppliers of graphics chips for PCs reported declining sales for the fourth quarter of 2012, both on a sequential basis and year-over-year. AMD, Intel, and Nvidia combined for a 4Q12 that saw unit sales down 11.5% from a year [...]

By February 19, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Siggraph Asia drops anchor in Singapore

Siggraph Asia drops anchor in Singapore

The digital content industry is headed to this English-speaking city-nation. Too bad more attendees didn’t find their way there. By Kathleen Maher Siggraph Asia 2012 touched down in the major Asian crossroads city-nation Singapore. It is a convenient hop to many content creation outsource locations, and English is the official language, making it easy for [...]

By December 12, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Panelists ready for Democratization of 3D Panel at JPR Siggraph Asia Press Luncheon

Panelists ready for Democratization of 3D Panel at JPR Siggraph Asia Press Luncheon

Four accomplished graphics industry veterans will explore how 3D is becoming the people’s technology. An accomplished quartet of graphics industry leaders will join the panel discussion as Jon Peddie Research brings its annual press luncheon to Siggraph Asia. The topic, “The Democratization of 3D: 3D for the People” will no doubt be a lively and [...]

By November 23, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon: Thin, light, stylish, strong

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon: Thin, light, stylish, strong

This new Ultrabook exceeds Intel standards with a carbon fiber chassis and extra durability.   By the Mt. Tiburon Testing Lab team at Jon Peddie Research ThinkPads have an interesting his­tory. The brand has a lot of lore behind it; first introduced in 1992 by IBM, it recently celebrated its 20th anniversary under Lenovo Corporation, [...]

By November 15, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
JPR new market report quantifies smartphone and tablet CPU/GPU market

JPR new market report quantifies smartphone and tablet CPU/GPU market

The global report includes definitions, market data, evaluations, and in-depth analysis of market growth dynamics. Jon Peddie Research today releases a new market study exploring and quantifying the growth of “System on a Chip” mobile CPU/GPUs and the intellectual property behind them. The report, “Dynamics in SoC, GPU, and IP markets” closely examines overall market [...]

By November 13, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Dell Precision M6700, a desktop workstation made for the road

Dell Precision M6700, a desktop workstation made for the road

The combination of an Intel Core i7 hyperthreading processor, an AMD FirePro 6000M, and stylish, thoughtful design makes the M6700 a winner. By Tom Lansford The new 17-inch Dell M6700 mobile workstation brings together third-generation Intel Core i7 computing power with an AMD FirePro professional graphics GPU, a classy and rugged design, along with expandability [...]

By November 5, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Qualcomm ships most System on a Chip GPUs in first half

Qualcomm ships most System on a Chip GPUs in first half

Apple holds steady while MediaTek and Samsung post highest growth rates, according to a new market research report from Jon Peddie Research. Qualcomm shipped the most System on a Chip (SoC) GPUs in a fast-growing market during the first half of 2012, according to a new research report from Jon Peddie Research. Shipments from all [...]

By October 25, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Review: Fujitsu Celsius H920

Review: Fujitsu Celsius H920

The latest in Intel and Nvidia processors make this 17-inch mobile workstation a reliable workhorse. By Tom Lansford The German/Japanese workstation specialist Fujitsu has refreshed its 17-inch Celsius line with Nvidia Quadro Kepler GPUs and the Intel Ivy Bridge mobile platform to provide a more powerful generation of professional mobile computing in a quieter workstation. [...]

By October 22, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Intel sees radio in your digital future

Intel sees radio in your digital future

Ten years after the famous Radio Free Intel speech, the current CTO says ubiquitous radio for the digital world is really, truly just around the corner. By Kathleen Maher Justin Rattner has one of the greatest jobs in the universe. Justin Rattner has one of the scariest jobs in the universe. Intel’s CTO has a [...]