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Intel Teases 11th Gen ‘Rocket Lake’ Desktop CPUs in Q1 2021

Intel has confirmed that its 11th Gen Core desktop processors, codenamed 'Rocket Lake', are on the way. Additionally, the company plans to launch Rocket Lake in the first quarter of next year. Vice President and General Manager of Intel's Client Computing, Workstations and Gaming group John Bonini explained this in a blog post shared by the company on October 7. The post details some of Intel's work on games and hints at what's to come with Rocket Lake. Bonini confirmed that Rocket Lake would provide support for PCIe 4.0. PCIe slots are commonly found in desktop PCs and are used to expand hardware, such as adding graphics processing units (GPUs), Wi-Fi or sound cards, SSDs, and more. PCIe 4.0 offers twice the bandwidth of PCIe 3.0, reaching a theoretica...