PC Builders’ Preferences For Intel i7 Versus i5 CPUs And Skylake Versus Haswell Microarchitectures

In August, 2015, Intel launched a new microarchitecture for its CPU products. The Skylake microarchitecture was a slight improvement (a 12% gain in processing power according to this article) over the last popular consumer microarchitecture, the Haswell, which was released in 2013. The recent popularity of the CPUs based on Skylake in the builds on […]