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Q: I have an Intel Core i5-4670K CPU. Can I upgrade it?
A: Probably yes. Processor compatibility is determined by your motherboard. Please see CPU-Upgrade.com resource for CPU support list for your board.
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Intel launches Haswell microarchitecture
Jun 04, 2013
: Today Intel officially launched Haswell microarchitecture, along
with a wide range of Haswell-based products for desktop, mobile,
server and embedded markets. The reviews of flagship desktop and
mobile Haswell CPUs have been published last weekend by numerous
hardware review sites, and the most common conclusions were that
Haswell chips offer only slightly higher (5% - 10%) boost to CPU
performance at the same clock rate, considerable improvements in
graphics performance, lower idle power, and about the same
overclocking as Ivy Bridge parts.
Prices of Haswell desktop CPUs
Apr 23, 2013
: Intel's Haswell microarchitecture, coming in about 6 weeks, is
going to bring new performance improvements to desktop Core i5/i7
lineup. Unlike Ivy Bridge CPUs, that achieved this by tweaking the
microarchitecture and raising clock speeds, Haswell microprocessors
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redesign. The specs of Haswell microprocessors will be identical to
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Intel Haswell desktop CPUs are available for pre-order
Mar 24, 2013
: More than a dozen of Core i5 and Core i7 Haswell microprocessors are
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this week in some stores in Europe.
reported that the CPU is currently available for pre-order in
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Euro respectively, that is 4% and 11% higher than the average selling
price of the i7-3770K in Holland.
Intel Haswell CPUs delayed until June 2013
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: Intel Haswell microarchitecture, originally planned to launch as
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June of next year. This week Chinese VR-Zone published what looks
like a slide from an Intel Launch Update document, that details launch
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: The next Intel microarchitecture, codenamed Haswell, is expected to
launch in the second quarter 2013. There were multiple reports on the
architecture features in the past months, but the exact lineup was
not known up until this week. On Tuesday VR-Zone published
specifications of desktop Haswell processors, that revealed Intel's
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