AMD Zen 4 Raphael’s Socket AM5 likely to be compatible with AM4 coolers, at least a 280 mm AIO recommended for Zen 4 170 W SKU

Leaked schematics of AMD’s upcoming Socket AM5 for Zen 4 Raphael desktop processors indicate that AMD will use the same two-piece retention frame as current AM4 sockets in order to ensure cooler compatibility. Also being leaked is a datasheet that confirms Zen 4 will also see higher TDPs such as 120 W and 170 W with at least a 280 mm AIO cooler recommended for the 170 W TDP SKU.

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HP Envy 34 inch All-in-One Desktop PC presented with an Intel Core i9 desktop processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 GPU
HP Envy 34 inch All-in-One Desktop PC

HP has revealed a new All-in-One Desktop PC, the HP Envy 34. Not only does the machine feature a 21:9 Read more

Chord Anni is a dinky desktop amplifier for both headphones and speakers
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Chord crams its flagship Ultima technology into its first-ever integrated desktop amp Chord has packaged its proprietary Ultima amplifier technology Read more

Riot plans it own game launcher to put desktop titles in one place
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Riot, the company behind hits like League of Legends and Valorant, has announced plans to release its own game launcher. Read more

Minisforum EliteMini X500 Mini PC launched with Zen 3 desktop Ryzen 7
Minisforum EliteMini X500 Mini PC

Minisforum has released a high-end mini PC, “Minisforum EliteMini X500”. A mini PC is a desktop PC, but it is Read more

MSI Spatium M480 HS Review
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MSI is now a player in SSDs. The Spatium M480 HS, the flagship of the gaming hardware company's fledgling consumer Read more

Huion Kamvas Pro Is A 24-Inch 4K QLED Monitor That Doubles As A Pen Drawing Tablet
Huion Kamvas Pro

Some monitors are designed for productivity in both home and office. Others are optimized to deliver the most immersive visual Read more

Leak suggests the Intel i5-12600K CPU outperforms AMD’s Ryzen 7 5800X at a considerably lower price
Intel i5-12600K CPU

The Gracemont little cores are now rumored to provide better performance than previously thought, helping Intel's Alder Lake mid-tier model Read more

ASRock Industrial NUC BOX-1165G7 Mini-PC Review: An Ultra-Compact Tiger Lake Desktop
ASRock Industrial NUC BOX-1165G7 Mini-PC

Intel introduced the Willow Cove micro-architecture with their Tiger Lake processors in the second half of 2020. These were designed Read more

Can’t be bothered installing Windows 11? Just try it in your browser instead
Windows 11

Windows 11 is, of course, still in preview at the moment, and installing an operating system in testing is a Read more

Intel Core i7-12700 trades blows with the AMD Ryzen 7 5800X on Geekbench
Alder Lake-S

One of Intel's Alder Lake-S processors has appeared on Geekbench. The engineering sample scored reasonably well, and is within touching Read more

Leaked AMD documents confirm integrated GPUs for next-generation Socket AM5 processors
AMD

Leaked documents have confirmed AMD's plans to equip Socket AM5 processors with integrated GPUs. AMD's next-generation desktop processors are expected Read more

Mac mini 2021 could launch this fall — but these upgrades don’t seem like enough
APPLE MAC MINI WITH M1

New Apple Mac mini could be coming soon, but is it even needed? Apple could have a new Mac mini, Read more