CES 2017: Intel And Nvidia To Unveil New Processors

Posted: Nov 30 2016, 1:12pm CST | by , Updated: Nov 30 2016, 8:52pm CST, in News | CES

 

CES 2017: Intel and Nvidia to Unveil New Processors
  • Both Intel and Nvidia bringing new processors at CES 2017
 

Intel will unveil its new H-series Kaby lake processor while Nvidia will bring its GeForce GTX 1050 GPU.

At CES 2017 not one but two companies are bringing along their latest platforms for CPUs. The companies in question are Intel and Nvidia. Intel will bring along its latest batch of the Kaby Lake processors.

The Y and U series 14nm Kaby Lake processors were last revealed in August, the new H series Kaby Lake processors will be unveiled at the CES 2017. Intel is targeting the CPUs at ultra-thin notebooks and 2-in-1 devices.

The new H series processors will be capable of carrying out tasks in high-performance and gaming notebooks, along with several desktop processors and 200 series chipsets.

Nvidia on the other hand will unveil its entry-level GeForce GTX 1050 GPU to the US. The GPU is compatible with notebooks, according to DigiTimes.

At the moment the Nvidia GTX 1060 GPU-equipped notebooks are considered a hot commodity in China and Southeast Asia. The GTX 1050 to be unveiled at the CES 2017 is also expected to raise the sales for Nvidia.

Laptop and notebook manufacturing companies like Asustek Computer, Gigabyte Technology, Micro-Star International (MSI) and Lenovo will all showcase their products featuring these new processors. Both Intel’s Kaby Lake processor and the Nvidia’s GPUs will be featured in their products at CES 2017.

The release of both these processors is expected to start a price war of sorts in the gaming notebook market by 2017. At the moment Asustek and MSI are at the top when it comes to gaming laptops and notebooks.

While Lenovo, Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell have been working towards boosting the sales of their gaming notebook product lines.Lenovo has especially been quite aggressive in China, employing competitive prices and specifications to gain a market share.

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