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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.
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Bryan Waters | 9th March 2010
Today we get a preview of the latest EVGA 1366 board. Hold onto your socks because they're about to be blown off by two LGA1366 sockets of goodness...
Gaurang Shah | 5th March 2010
Intel is gearing up to woo enthusiasts; plans are afoot by the tech major for the release of inexpensive CPUs with unlocked multipliers specifically for overclocking.
Gaurang Shah | 3rd March 2010
ASUS today unveiled an exclusive core unlocking technology that’s part of its newly launched M4A89GTD Pro Series motherboard.
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 30th November 2015
Fancy getting hold of the latest Intel Chipset but want to keep your system compact? Perhaps the ASUS Maximus VIII Impact will be just the ticket.
CPU & Mainboard | 6th November 2015
Fancy upgrading to Skylake but you're on a tight budget? Maybe the Intel Core i3's will be just the ticket.
CPU & Mainboard | 29th October 2015
If you've been tempted by the Z170 chipset, and want a motherboard with all the bells and whistles, the ASUS Z170 Deluxe might be just the ticket.
CPU & Mainboard | 23rd October 2015
The latest top-of-the-line XPOWER motherboard is here, and it doesn't look remotely like you'd expect...
CPU & Mainboard | 9th October 2015
An MATX Skylake motherboard, well it looks like ASUS have you covered with the Maximus VIII Impact.
CPU & Mainboard | 8th October 2015
Things at OC3D are getting a little..... Extreme. How good can ASUS' flagship ROG Board be?
CPU & Mainboard | 7th October 2015
If you're in the mood for all the latest technology but want it in the smaller form factor then the Maximus VIII Gene is just the ticket.
CPU & Mainboard | 30th September 2015
Gigabyte's new Z170X -Gaming 7 motherboard has just arrived through our door. Red and white... is this love?
CPU & Mainboard | 22nd September 2015
Last weekend OC3D was at Dreamhack London with Intel educating the masses on PC Building, Overclocking and even on the topic of SSD storage. Did you guys see us there?
Gaurang Shah | 26th February 2010
AMD will soon be unveiling its new high-end 890GX IGP chipset; according to reports, the launch should take place next month.
Gaurang Shah | 25th February 2010
Intel is all set to update its notebook and desktop CPU lineups with a range of new releases in the coming months.
Gaurang Shah | 23rd February 2010
Asus today unveiled its new motherboard design in the form of the ASUS Protect 3.0; based on Xtreme Design, the motherboard boasts of the lowest electromagnetic radiation standards in the industry.
Gaurang Shah | 22nd February 2010
Intel is gearing up to launch an all new Pentium CPU with the brand name Pentium E6700.
Derrick Huey | 8th February 2010
AMD's upcoming hex-core Thuban processor will come bearing a Turbo Boost-like feature.
Gaurang Shah | 30th January 2010
AMD and Intel – the two giants of the CPU domain are both ready to go to market with their 6-core CPUs.
Derrick Huey | 29th January 2010
Word is AMD's desktop hex-core Thuban processor line is expected to hit the market in May.
Gaurang Shah | 29th January 2010
Apple has used an all new chip for its recently launched iPad tablet; according to iFixit, the tablet is powered by an Apple CPU that is based on an ARM design.
Bryan Waters | 28th January 2010
Was the Classified a bit weedy for your requirements? Got a few grand kicking about and a need for speed? EVGA have your answer.
Derrick Huey | 19th January 2010
Intel keeps the LGA775 platform alive with the release of three new processors.
Derrick Huey | 17th January 2010
ASUS have provided us with a sneak peek at an upcoming AMD platform motherboard with USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gbps support.
Derrick Huey | 12th January 2010
Zotac has updated their mini-ITX lineup to include the latest Intel platform.
Derrick Huey | 8th January 2010
EVGA showcases a massive dual socket LGA1366 motherboard at this year's CES.
Derrick Huey | 7th January 2010
EVGA officially brings to light their H55/H57-based offerings
Derrick Huey | 5th January 2010
ASUS have released details on their upcoming lineup of motherboards based on Intel's latest budget chipsets
Bryan Waters | 11th December 2009
ASUS have released a BIOS upgrade that adds 32nm support to their X58 Motherboard range
Bryan Waters | 25th November 2009
Gigabyte have added the latest technologies to the AM3 platform
Bryan Waters | 23rd November 2009
ASUS have released the first pictures of the next 1156 board due next year.
Bryan Waters | 18th November 2009
AMD Release video detailing the breaking of the 7GHz barrier
Bryan Waters | 12th November 2009
Details of the next stepping on the P55 chipset are released
Alex Myers | 8th November 2009
It looks like Gigabyte have given their upcoming board a name-change, but not changed much else.
Alex Myers | 7th November 2009
DFI are looking to release something I'm sure we've all been waiting for; a Mini ITX board you can stick an i7 and a 5870 in...
Alex Myers | 5th November 2009
MSI's expected launch of a Lucid powered board has been pushed back, and they have now released a P55 board with NVIDIA's NF200 chip, enabling 3-card SLI instead
Alex Myers | 4th November 2009
VIA have announced their new Nano 3000 Processors, aimed squarely at the low power market they pioneered years ago
Alex Myers | 2nd November 2009
DFI are out with a new P43 motherboard. Yes you read that right, P43.