Alienware M11x Adds Core i7 Power

Dell's Alienware M11x already offered up some potent graphics, especially for a laptop of its size. Now—just a few months after release—the M11x is getting a Core i7 CPU upgrade that makes it a powerhouse in every sense. » 6/08/10 8:22am 6/08/10 8:22am

Alienware's 11-Inch M11x Netbook Getting Core i7 Upgrade Next Month?

Courtesy of a Dell representative who let a little too much information loose in a video interview with Shufflegazine, we now know that its gaming arm Alienware is readying an Intel Core i7 netbook next month. » 5/24/10 5:47am 5/24/10 5:47am

Intel's Overclockable Core i7 Chips for Gamers Go Vroom Vroom Even…

Two of the more interesting Core chips in the pipe from Intel, at least for gamers: The 32nm Core i5-655K (dual core), coming in June, and the 45nm Core i7-875K (quad core), coming in July, both have unlocked multipliers, meaning it's way easier to overclock the crap out of 'em. They will be expensive. [DigiTimes] » 3/24/10 9:43am 3/24/10 9:43am

A Bizarre Story: Newegg, Fake Core i7 Processors and a Cease & Desist…

I forgive the dude's annoying narration because he just received a fake Intel Core i7-920 processor from Newegg. A Newegg supplier, D&H Distribution, sent them 300 fake processors in a batch of 2000. And threatened sites who reported it. UPDATED. » 3/08/10 8:49am 3/08/10 8:49am

Nvidia Optimus Switches Seamlessly Between Amped Up and Power-Sipping…

We've seen a ton of Core i5 notebooks recently, all loaded with Intel's impotent integrated graphics, which are part of the chip. Now, Nvidia's Optimus enables PCs to switch automatically between Intel's crappy integrated graphics and Nvidia's beefier graphics cards. » 2/09/10 9:00am 2/09/10 9:00am