Our top posts of this week are as below.
Just when we started to think that the techsphere is winding down for the weekend we get a barrage of leaks and rumors show up on our desks.
Intel Discontinues 7th Gen Kaby Lake CPUs Including Core i7-7700K – The Last of The Quad Core Flagships
The Kaby Lake lineup launch in 2017 and was the last of Intel's line up to offer four cores on the flagship mainstream parts until AMD disrupted the entire mainstream landscape with their high core count Ryzen processors.
Intel Core i3-10100 4 Core and 8 Thread Comet Lake Budget Desktop CPU Leaks Out – Multi-Threading Possibly Enabled Across All CPUs To Tackle AMD Ryzen
Intel is readying their new 10th Generation Comet Lake CPU lineup which would possibly enable multi-threading on all parts and not just the flagship.
Qualcomm's current high-end chip, the Snapdragon 855, is made by TSMC.
ZOTAC GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER Graphics Cards Smile For The Camera – Feature 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM, Dual Fan Cooling
The NVIDIA GTX 1660 SUPER series has seen various leaks and the latest includes pictures of ZOTAC's custom models that have been leaked by Videocardz.
A passionate community of would-be customers discussed what was most needed before the specifications were finalized a while ago.
Officially, AMD's Navi supports ray tracing in software but does not have specialized hardware built-in for ray tracing acceleration.