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Dell is practically giving away this laptop for Prime Day

We are so happy that Amazon Prime Day 2021 is finally here, and you probably are too! There are some amazing Prime Day deals available, and there are many more to come as it continues into tomorrow, June 22. But as much as we love what’s happening, Amazon isn’t the only retailer offering steep discounts. Dell has massively slashed the price of its Inspiron 15 3000 Laptop to $309 all-in. Yes, that’s just over $300 for a capable laptop rocking an Intel Pentium Silver N5030 processor (up to 3.1GHz), and 4GB of DDR4 RAM. You’re saving over $80 with this deal!
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The best laptop you can buy just got a major price cut before Prime Day

It’s not even Prime Day yet and the Prime Day deals (from all sorts of retailers, not just Amazon) are already rolling in. And if you thought getting the best laptop you can buy means spending more than $1,000, think again. Just take a look at Dell’s current deal on its new XPS 13 laptop. You can get it right now for just $900 and you’ll save a hefty $200 because the original price was $1,100.
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Dell’s latest XPS 13 laptop gets a hefty discount for Prime Day

Any time that there are tons of deals, like on Prime Day or Black Friday, that tends to be an opportunity for laptop vendors to clear out old stock. Indeed, you’re going to see lots of laptops with 10th-gen Intel or AMD Ryzen 4000 processors on sale today. But with the Dell XPS 13, you can get a 20% discount on the latest model, which includes 11th-generation Intel chips.
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Intel launches more silicon and software for 5G wireless networks

Intel made the case today that its silicon chips and software are accelerating 5G wireless networks at the edge, and the big chipmaker is launching new chips to further improve its position in virtual radio access networks (vRAN) and other 5G technologies. Intel VP Dan Rodriguez made the announcements in...

Build Your Own PC With These 11 Prime Day Deals

Check out all of our tips and recommended deals. Amazon Prime Day usually has tons of great discounts on everything from outerwear to gaming accessories, but this year there are a surprising number of PC hardware deals. In fact, there are enough deals on PC components that you can build almost an entire gaming rig with one shopping cart. There's a big asterisk here though: Graphics cards are still in super-short supply and aren't really discounted. But everything else? We've got you covered. Here's how to build a fair percentage of a new PC with Prime Day deals.
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There is a surprising number of great sub-£1,000 Prime Day gaming laptops this year

Amazon Prime Day is here, and while it's easy to be cynical about the level of consumerism it ushers in, there are some decent deals to be had if you are in the market for a few pieces of tech for yourself and your loved ones. One trend I've spotted this year is that there are plenty of deals to be had on laptops, particularly on the more affordable end of the bargain spectrum—something that is usually overlooked in favour of the big-ticket items.

Windows 11 set to boost Intel 12th gen Alder Lake performance by a decent amount

Recently, Microsoft teased the ‘next generation’ of Windows for an official reveal this week, though a leaked Windows 11 build was released soon after which gave us a first look at an early build. Since then, many users online have been experimenting with the new and upcoming OS, but as it turns out W11 could provide a decent performance boost for Intel’s upcoming 12th gen Alder Lake CPUs.

Samsung’s Latest Chromebook Could Be Easy On The Wallet

The computer in question will be powered by an Intel celeron Processor N4500 and will feature integrated Intel graphics, 4GB/8GB of RAM, up to128GB of storage, and will support WiFi, Bluetooth, and even LTE if you need that extra bit of connectivity. It also sports a 14-inch TFT display, although its resolution is at a very low 1366×768, which is very disappointing considering the age we are living in.
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VIP Intel: New A&M Crystal Ball prediction for a major Aggie target

Texas A&M is working really hard to put together a monster recruiting class for 2022. The Aggies are in the top 10, despite having fewer commitments than others in that range, and have had three monster official visit weekends this month. There are a pair of midweek visitors and then another big weekend to close things out before the dead period begins again.
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How Windows 11 will improve performance for the next-gen Intel Alder Lake chips

Rumors are running wild after the recent Windows 11 leak. A near-final version of the upcoming operating system has been made public, revealing some exciting new futures. As the leaked ISO continues being tested, more information emerges, including hints that Microsoft might be preparing Windows 11 for Intel’s Alder Lake and Lakefield hybrid processors.
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ECS LIVA Q3 Plus mini PC

ECS has this week launched its new LIVA Q3 Plus mini PC which were showcased at this years Computex 2021. The mini PC is equipped with the AMD Ryzen embedded V1605B or R1505G embedded APU and includes one HDMI connection and a mini DisplayPort together with the ability to equip the mini PC with up to 1 TB of storage as well as expanded even further using micro SD cards.

This $179 Intel Core i5 CPU is way better than buying an older Core i7

Amazon US has some pretty decent CPU deals for Prime Day this year, but not all of them are as good value as they might first appear. Nabbing the Intel Core i7-9700K for $260 might seem like a great discount compared to its usual price of $317, for example, but when the just-as-fast Core i5-10600K can be had for just $179 today, would-be upgraders would be much better off choosing the latter if you're looking for a great CPU on the cheap.
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Intel to work with India’s Reliance Jio on 5G network technology

June 21 (Reuters) - Intel Corp (INTC.O) on Monday said it will work with India’s Reliance Jio to develop 5G networking technology. Intel's venture capital unit last year invested $250 million in Reliance Industries Ltd's (RELI.NS) Jio Platforms unit, saying the two companies would find areas of technology partnership. On Monday, Intel said it will work on "co-innovations" with Reliance Jio for its 5G radio-access network (RAN), among other things.

TSMC Will Reportedly Be Prioritizing Apple’s Orders

This is because according to a report from Digitimes (paywall), it seems that TSMC will be giving priority to Apple. The report claims that TSMC will be prioritizing orders from Apple and also from car manufacturers. The former doesn’t really come as a surprise because for years, TSMC has been one of Apple’s key manufacturing partners.
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Video Driver crashed and was reset on Windows 10

If you are a gamer, one thing you ought to deal with is system errors. These errors are notorious for occurring at some of the most important times. In this post, we are going to talk about the following error. Video driver crashed and was reset! Make sure your video...
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Prime Day PC deals - the best savings on cheap PC components

The Amazon Prime Day PC deals are full of impressive price cuts on cheap PC parts, and they'll ensure that your new battle station is the best it's ever been. As PC gamers ourselves, we've spent hours at the crossroads of the virtual aisles attempting to decide what tech is right for the would-be PC of our dreams. The heavy discounts certainly go a long way to ease the burden.