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CPU & Mainboard | 23rd September 2016
Customisation has come a long way in recent times and ASUS are moving a step ahead of the rest with their Z170 Pro Gaming.
CPU & Mainboard | 20th September 2016
If you want a fully featured motherboard with no expense spared then the X99 Deluxe II might be the ticket.
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Milind Chidrawar | 8th September 2010
The king of Socket AM3 motherboards has arrived in our labs...fancy a sneak peak?
Bryan Waters | 8th September 2010
We recently reviewed a Fuzion equipped P55, and now we're previewing the only multi-GPU AMD motherboard available, the MSI 870A Fuzion.
Derrick Huey | 7th September 2010
Intel is expected to announce the addition of a USB 3.0 host controller to their Cougar Point design next week.
CPU & Mainboard | 19th August 2016
Following the success of the Z170 XPOWER Titanium, we take a look at the Haswell-E powered X99A XPOWER Gaming Titanium.
CPU & Mainboard | 30th July 2016
Following on from our preview we finally put the Rampage V Edition 10 through the OC3D testing mill and see how it stacks up.
CPU & Mainboard | 27th July 2016
The MSI Z170A Titanium has a wealth of features to tempt you, and we show you them all.
CPU & Mainboard | 5th July 2016
After our preview earlier it's time to tweak the ASUS Strix X99 Gaming to within an inch of its life and put it through our benchmark suite.
CPU & Mainboard | 23rd June 2016
The MSI Krait was very popular in its Z97 form, and we take a quick look at the Z170A version.
CPU & Mainboard | 22nd June 2016
Asus ROG has been with us for a decade now, and to celebrate this feat ASUS have released a special Rampage V.
CPU & Mainboard | 31st May 2016
The latest Intel CPUs are upon us, from the 6 Core i7-6850K to the full-on 10 Core i7-6950X. We see how they perform.
CPU & Mainboard | 18th May 2016
With the latest Intel CPUs on the horizon, we put our i7-5960X into the newest MSI motherboard, the X99A Gaming Pro Carbon Edition.
CPU & Mainboard | 10th May 2016
If you've been in the mood for a serious amount multiple core goodness then you need an X99 motherboard and the new ASUS Strix X99 Gaming might be just the thing.
CPU & Mainboard | 15th April 2016
As more and more mITX motherboards provide exceptional performance, we take three of ASUS offerings and discuss which is the one for you.
CPU & Mainboard | 21st March 2016
All the performance of an Intel Core i7-6700K for the price of a i5-6600K. Too good to be true?
CPU & Mainboard | 12th February 2016
If the full TUF Armor of the Z97 Sabranco wasn't to your fancy, but you still want a white motherboard, ASUS have just the thing with the Sabertooth Z170 S.
CPU & Mainboard | 5th February 2016
ASUS have really separated their various iterations of the Maximus VIII into distinct types, and we have two takes upon the Maximus VIII Extreme to review today.
CPU & Mainboard | 22nd January 2016
A long time coming, we're finally able to bring you our review of the Gigabyte Z170X - Gaming 7.
CPU & Mainboard | 15th January 2016
Following the success of the MSI Z97 Krait SLI they have returned to the fold with the SLI PLUS, and we put it through our test suite.
CPU & Mainboard | 8th January 2016
Following on from the amazing customisation offered by the Hero Alpha, the ASUS Maximus VIII Formula takes lighting to a different planet.
CPU & Mainboard | 6th January 2016
ASUS have updated the excellent Maximus VIII Hero, and we take a look at what it has to offer.
CPU & Mainboard | 23rd December 2015
We put the BIOS that allows for overclocking of non-K series on Asus boards through its paces.
Ben Short | 6th August 2010
Today we get to see some leaked images of the ASUS Rampage III Formula.
Derrick Huey | 28th July 2010
AMD's first southbridge for their Fusion chips may bring integrated USB 3.0 support this year after all.
Ben Short | 26th July 2010
The P6X58D-E hits a record low price of £149.99
Derrick Huey | 26th July 2010
A new roadmap detailing a variety of upcoming AMD processors, including a couple Fusion cores, has been released.
Derrick Huey | 23rd July 2010
The inherent design of Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge platform may make traditional clocking a bit difficult.
Derrick Huey | 20th July 2010
Intel brings out their second hex-core offering as well as various other processors.
Alex Myers | 8th June 2010
We've obtained some images of ASUS' new Immensity concept board, which appears to have a Radeon HD 5770 onboard!
Alex Myers | 20th May 2010
MSI have developed software to allow users to unlock extra cores straight from Windows.
Alex Myers | 19th May 2010
Gigabyte are giving away 10 Motherboards and a trip to Taipei in their #1 Biggest Fan contest on Facebook.
James Napier | 17th May 2010
ASUS and OC3D have teamed up to give you all the chance of winning an drool-worthy P55 based Maximus III Extreme motherboard.
Derrick Huey | 17th May 2010
Overclockers on a budget may still have a hope for a cheaper hex yet.
Derrick Huey | 13th May 2010
Overclockers' hopes of a cheaper, unlockable quad-to-hex core appear to be dashed.
Bryan Waters | 7th May 2010
Put the children to bed. This is an x-rated motherboard.
James Banks | 28th April 2010
USB 3.0 being the fastest thing out there is something manufacturers do not want to pass by and ASUS have come out in all force promoting their USB 3.0 working a long side a lot of big names.
James Banks | 27th April 2010
MSI reveals the Military certified mainboard, USB3.0 and SATA 6GB/s transfer speed and unlocking technology!
James Banks | 21st April 2010
Intel has been working hard at their Core’s on all levels from the top end to the bottom to satisfy the needs of the different consumers.
Milind Chidrawar | 20th April 2010
The Republic of Gamers have quite a treat in store for prospective AMD buyers...
James Banks | 19th April 2010
With a high demand for more power in netbooks Intel are stepping up and giving the users what they want with the dual core Atom’s.
Gaurang Shah | 30th March 2010
Leading systems manufacturer ASUS has revealed that its workstations and server motherboards are now ready to support the new Xeon 5600, Core i7-980X, and Xeon W3680 processors from Intel.
Gaurang Shah | 24th March 2010
Intel is planning a double whammy in unlocked CPUs for enthusiasts; the chip major is reportedly working on a second unlocked chip for the Mainstream 2 market to go along with its Core i7 875K.
Bryan Waters | 22nd March 2010
Overclock3D have secured our sweaty mits on one of the three Rampage III Extremes that exist on the planet.
Gaurang Shah | 22nd March 2010
Intel is working on an all new CPU specifically for enthusiasts, which will come with its core completely unlocked.
Derrick Huey | 22nd March 2010
A Bahrain-based e-tailer has given word on a couple official pricing numbers for AMD's upcoming hex-core processors.
Tom Logan | 19th March 2010
This week I met with MSI who were kind enough to give me a preview of two of their upcoming motherboards.
Bryan Waters | 18th March 2010
Today we get a sneak preview of the ASUS Rampage III Extreme.