Intel 10th Gen and 11th Gen Core CPUs to get Hitman 3 bundle

Posted on Monday, Mar 01 2021 @ 11:33 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
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Twitter leaker momomo_us reports Intel is preparing a new video game bundle. According to the leak, the chip giant will bundle Hitman 3 with a ton of processors from the 10th Gen Core and 11th Gen Core families. The offer will apply to both laptop and desktop processors.

The first 11th Gen Core "Rocket Lake-S" desktop processors are expected to be introduced on March 15, 2021. While Rocket Lake-S is still made on a refined version of Intel's 14nm process, the chips will pack some major changes.

The new Cypress Cove cores promise a big, and much needed, increase in IPC and the integration of Xe-based graphics should result in a pleasant boost in integrated graphics performance. Compared with Willow Cove, which is used for the Tiger Lake laptop processors, Cypress Cove promises 20 percent higher IPC.

Rocket Lake-S will be the final 14nm desktop CPU from Intel -- and it will also be the last part to use the LGA1200 socket. Towards the end of this year, the blue team is expected to roll out Alder Lake-S. This processor series will be made on a 10nm node, it will feature a hybrid core architecture with small energy-efficient cores and big high-performance cores. Main new features include PCI Express 5.0 and DDR5 support. Based on the latest rumors, I wouldn't expect availability before December.

Is Hitman 3 any good

IO Interactive published Hitman 3 on January 20, 2021. The game is available for a variety of platforms and generally received positive reviews. Reviewers applaud the stealth third-person game for its impressive level design, the high degree of creativity, and a fun world with a great element of exploration.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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