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Bug Found in Intel Skylake CPU Using Prime95

Category: CPU's
Posted: 05:39PM
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A bug has been found in the latest Skylake processors from Intel which can "cause a system to freeze when performing complex workloads." The bug was found using the GIMPS Prime95 Advanced Exponent Test and can occur under either Windows or Linux operating systems. Intel acknowledged the bug and has released a fix that can be applied through the UEFI/BIOS of the motherboard. To fully roll out the updates, Intel will have to work with individual motherboard manufacturers to apply the fix to the UEFI of each board.

Source: Legit Reviews



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