I wonder if OEMs will find it easier to design a single 100W cooling system instead of 2 45W cooling systems to fit inside an ultrabook. Hoping for a new XPS15!
I mean.. I wouldn't trust those benchmarks at all.
It does seem like good news for AMD though!
Only 8x PCI-E 3.0? That's a little on the low side for a regular card, not to mention chips on the same interposer, no?
42% Growth CAGR in Retail Gaming NB Sales over the last 3 years
What are NB sales?
It looks like Intel won't be selling a socketed version of this, which means this will be available only in laptops and NUCs. I've had trouble with Linux on NUCs in the past. So, I really hope this goes into a new mac mini.
...but! Will it do Meltdown?