Tag: Testing

Ryzen Generation 2: 2600X & 2700X On The TestbenchRyzen Generation 2: 2600X & 2700X On The Testbench

Looking back over the rather hectic first few months of 2018 in the PC industry, it’s clear that a lot has changed since the last CPU benchmark session late last year. In the space of

The Impact Of Meltdown And Spectre For Audio WorkstationsThe Impact Of Meltdown And Spectre For Audio Workstations

Meltdown and Spectre Logos

No doubt, the hottest topic in I.T. at the start of 2018 continues to be the CPU security risks that have come to light as 2017 came to a close. Otherwise known as “Spectre” and

The Intel i9 7920X On The BenchThe Intel i9 7920X On The Bench

Back in June this year we took a look at the first i9 CPU model with the launch of the i9 7900X. Intel has since followed on from that with the rest of the i9 chips

Intel launches the Skylake chipset and we DAWbench it in the studio.Intel launches the Skylake chipset and we DAWbench it in the studio.

Intel’s latest chipset has recently launched and the Z170 series or Skylake as it is informally known, is a refinement of the earlier Broadwell range launched last year. The Broadwells were most notable for bringing

Audio Computer System BenchmarkingAudio Computer System Benchmarking

Every year we find with computer systems as with so many other products it seems that the is always something bigger, better and faster becoming available. The question is how do we validate those claims