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CPU & Mainboard | 16/12/2009
Will Zotac's latest ITX offering impress us as much as the last one? Let's take a gander
CPU & Mainboard | 14/12/2009
Today we're looking at Gigabytes P55-UD5 motherboard, replete with more connectivity options that you can shake a large stick at
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CPU & Mainboard | 05/05/2016
Let's have a look at some leaked performance benchmarks of Intel's 10-core Broadwell-E i7 6950K CPU, which has been compared to Intel's i7 5960X at the same clock speeds.
CPU & Mainboard | 03/05/2016
Intel Releases Crystal Well Embedded CPUs with Skylake-R silicon, Iris Pro Graphics and a low TDP of 65w. Not bad for a CPU that runs at up to 3.9GHz.
CPU & Mainboard | 02/05/2016
Specifications for Intel's Kaby Lake i7 7700K have been shown on the SiSoft Sandra database, letting us know what to expect from the next generation of Intel CPUs.
CPU & Mainboard | 22/04/2016
AMD has updated their FX Lineup of CPUs, changing their original stock coolers with AMD new Wraith CPU Cooler which will offer quieter operation and lower temperatures.
CPU & Mainboard | 30/11/2009
Overclockers UK believe that they have the solution to the concerns of non-overclockers. Let's take a look
CPU & Mainboard | 18/11/2009
How does military grade components, ceramic coated heatsinks and a enough features to make a glamour model jealous sound? Interesting? Read on...
CPU & Mainboard | 11/11/2009
As AMD face ever increasing pressure from rival Intel, what does their latest incremental improvement have to offer? Let's find out
CPU & Mainboard | 09/11/2009
Size is not everything according to Asus as they present their latest motherboard based on the P55 chipset - the P7P55 mATX motherboard. See how it gets on inside...
CPU & Mainboard | 03/11/2009
AMDs Athlon II 620 X4 is the cheapest quad core available. Have they released an i5 beater? Read on to find out ...
CPU & Mainboard | 26/10/2009
The never ending battle of Intel and AMD has landed on OC3D soil. Who shall win this time round...?
CPU & Mainboard | 21/09/2009
P55 Motherboards are starting to appear and for our first review of a retail board we have MSI's flagship motherboard, the extreme performance P55-GD80. See how it performs inside...
CPU & Mainboard | 17/09/2009
Is an updated southbridge and a sprinkle of copper sufficient to see the successful return of the AMD 770 Northbridge? Let's find out...
CPU & Mainboard | 08/09/2009
i7 for socket 1156? How can this be? More importantly, how does it perform? With the NDA now lifted we can reveal Intels new 8 series range topper. Find out how it gets on in our latest review...
CPU & Mainboard | 08/09/2009
We can finally reveal the performance of Intel's latest CPU. Find out how it performs as we pitch it against both i7 and AM3 based setups on an Asus P7P55D EVO motherboard...
CPU & Mainboard | 29/08/2009
In June of this year, AMD launched it's budget/mainstream line of processors named Athlon II. Today we checkout the top-end X2 250 model.
CPU & Mainboard | 17/08/2009
With a 200MHz speed increase, can AMD's latest Phenom II CPU offer anything more than its predecessors?
CPU & Mainboard | 14/08/2009
In todays economic climate, shelling out over £300 for a motherboard may seem like madness but EVGA have a product that may sway your opinion - May I present you with the X58 3x Classified...
CPU & Mainboard | 04/08/2009
With AMD's AM3 processors now available quite cheaply we take a look at the Asus M4A785TD-V EVO with the integrated AMD 785G chipset
CPU & Mainboard | 29/07/2009
They say that size doesn't matter, It's what you do with it that counts. But will ASUS's latest mATX motherboard - the Maximus II GENE hit all the right spots? Read on to find out..
CPU & Mainboard | 26/07/2009
Have AMD made up any ground on Intel since we last checked them out? Find out as we pitch two AM3 motherboards against each other. You might be surprised!
CPU & Mainboard | 22/07/2009
They say that the best things come in small packages, but does this rule also apply to PC components? Join us as we review the Zotac ION 330 ITX platform.
CPU & Mainboard | 08/06/2009
The DK series of DFI boards offer value for money yet bundles of performance. Can the X58 varient of the DK series follow suit or have DFI stripped too many goodies from the Ultra?
CPU & Mainboard | 22/04/2016
AMD will be licensing some of their x86 server processor technology to Chinese companies.
CPU & Mainboard | 21/04/2016
Pre-orders for Intel's Broadwell-E CPUs have gone live at NCIX in the USA, pricing Intel's Flagship 10-core CPU at over $2300.
CPU & Mainboard | 19/04/2016
Intel has just announced that they will be letting go of around 11% of their Global Workforce, with the company stating that they are looking to move towards "Cloud Computing" and "smart devices".
CPU & Mainboard | 18/04/2016
ASUS has announced support for the upcoming Intel Core i7 X-Series processors and Intel Xeon processors, with UEFI BIOS updates that are available right now.
CPU & Mainboard | 13/04/2016
AsRock has released new X99 BIOS Updates that add Broadwell-E support to their motherboards.
CPU & Mainboard | 04/04/2016
Intel's Broadwell-E 6950X, Intel's upcoming 10-core 20-thread Broadwell-E CPU, has leaked on Intel's Website, confirming a lot of the CPUs specifications.
CPU & Mainboard | 31/03/2016
MSI has announced a revolutionary new modular motherboard design that allows users to replace and upgrade specific motherboard components and reduce electronic waste.
CPU & Mainboard | 25/03/2016
According to leaker Intel Slides Broadwell-E Xeon CPUs could launch by the end of the month, bringing CPUs to market that offer up to 22 CPU cores and up to 44 threads.
CPU & Mainboard | 23/03/2016
Right now with MSI you can get up to Â£40 cashback if you purchase an MSI motherboard between March 18th and April 18th. This applies to all current Intel Sockets and is not exclusive to any retailers.
CPU & Mainboard | 23/03/2016
It seems Intel's clock has finally broken, with the company finally moving away from their classic Tick, Tock CPU release model to a new Process, Architecture, Optimization model. Now every process node will have 3 CPU generations rather than just two.
CPU & Mainboard | 18/03/2016
Right now you can get up to Â£35 cashback when you buy select ASUS motherboards until April 17th. This includes AM3+, A88X, LGA 1151, Z97 and X99 motherboards.
CPU & Mainboard | 14/03/2016
An AMD 8-Core CPU based on the Zen CPU architecture is rumored to be launching in October 2016 with TDP of 95W.
CPU & Mainboard | 09/03/2016
We have discovered a new CPU benchmark based on the Corona 1.3 photorealistic renderer. Think of it as a prettier version or Cinebench, please submit us your results.
CPU & Mainboard | 03/03/2016
Microsoft has released a new "Power of DX12" Trailer, showcasing several upcoming DirectX 12 titles, including a DirectX 12 version of Just Cause 3. Is an update incoming?
CPU & Mainboard | 14/02/2016
ASRock will soon launch a new AMD A88M-ITX/ac ITX motherboard, which offers 6 SATA ports and M.2 support.
CPU & Mainboard | 13/02/2016
Cern has revealed an upcoming AMD 32-core Zen based CPU with 8 channel DDR4 memory support and PCIe 3.0 connectivity.
CPU & Mainboard | 09/02/2016
MSI & NZXT have Teamed up to provide a Z170 RGB Bundle, giving away an NZXT HUE+ RGB lighting kit with every Z170 Gaming Pro Carbon Motherboard.
CPU & Mainboard | 07/02/2016
The Overclockers Dancop and Der8auer have both reached world record speeds for Skylake overclocking, achieving over 7GHz on an ASUS Maximus VIII Gene motherboard.
CPU & Mainboard | 05/02/2016
ASRock's newest BIOS for their Z170 motherboards disables Non-K Skylake Overclocking. Has Intel put their foot down?
CPU & Mainboard | 03/02/2016
AMD is reportedly making a 32 core Zen CPU codenamed Zeppelin for use in High performance computing applications.
CPU & Mainboard | 01/02/2016
Overclockers UK is currently offering the cheapest i7 6700K prices in the UK and are including Free shipping with any orders including them. Is it time to upgrade?
CPU & Mainboard | 28/01/2016
Gigabyte has Updated the BIOS of their X99-SOC Force motherboard to support an undisclosed Intel CPU that will launch in Q2 2016, Broadwell-E.
CPU & Mainboard | 21/01/2016
AMD has stated that Zen will have a "greater than 40%" IPC improvement, hinting that Zen has performed better than expected.
CPU & Mainboard | 20/01/2016
Intel plan to release 10nm CPUs in 2017, but Intel's Tick-Tock release model seems to be changing to a Tick-Tock-Tock model, with 3 generations per process node.
CPU & Mainboard | 19/01/2016
TSMC expects to launch their 7nm process in 2018 and their 5nm process in 2020.