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AMD Threadripper vs. Intel Core i9: The best CPU for enthusiasts

Intel’s Core i9 and AMD’s Ryzen Threadripper are facing off in the toughest CPU match in years. Historically, if you wanted the fastest PC chip, you bought Intel. If you wanted to save money, you went with AMD. With Threadripper, AMD claims you can have it all: a low price, and the best performance. We pitted both chips against each other in a grudge ... Read More »

Every Intel X299 motherboard revealed: Core i9 and Skylake-X’s companions

Every Intel X299 motherboard revealed: Core i9 and Skylake-X’s companions Intel’s Skylake-X and Core i9 CPUs are here, and you’ll need a new X299 motherboard to use them. Here’s every model announced so far. By Brad Chacos, Senior Editor, PCWorld | Jun 20, 2017 7:20 AM PT Share Slide 1 of 8 All Slides Credit: Intel Meet X299 Coremageddon? Corepocalypse ... Read More »