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CPU & Mainboard | 15th June 2008
The latest release from Asus sees the Crosshair II blessed with Nvidia's 780a chipset. We strip the board past its copper clothes to see if it's a worthy upgrade.
CPU & Mainboard | 27th May 2008
With Intels latest chipset about to be officially launched we have managed to grab two P45 samples and pitch them against one another to see who is top dog.
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CPU & Mainboard | 10th April 2008
With a 3.0ghz stock clock, unlocked multiplier and a whopping 12mb cache, how does the QX9650 compare to some of its more affordable counterparts?
CPU & Mainboard | 18th March 2008
Is nVidia's latest 790i chipset an X48 killer? We put it through its paces on Asus' latest Republic of Gamers motherboard.
CPU & Mainboard | 10th March 2008
Is Black the in colour for CPU's nowadays? Or is Blue much more in vogue? Take a look at how Phenom gets on in the labs...
CPU & Mainboard | 8th March 2008
Asus gives their popular P5* series a makeover with a spangly new X48 chipset, but how does it hold up against its predecessors?
CPU & Mainboard | 27th February 2008
An nForce 630i mATX motherboard with integrated GeForce 7150 Graphics. Does this sound like the ideal HTPC motherboard for you?
CPU & Mainboard | 18th February 2008
Another 7 series board, this time the MSI P7N Platinum. Will it turn out to be just the budget SLI solution you've been waiting for? Take a look
CPU & Mainboard | 13th February 2008
Some of DFI's previous Lanparty branded boards have reached almost iconic status. Will their latest X38 based board be able to meet our expectations?
CPU & Mainboard | 31st January 2008
Another 780i board goes through the rigorous Overclock3D test suite, but does XFX's offering live up to the rest of the top end boards?
CPU & Mainboard | 20th January 2008
Armed with Nvidia's 7050 IGPU, today we take a look at Abit's MicroATX, AM2 HTPC solution.
CPU & Mainboard | 15th January 2008
780i boards are popping up all over the place. This time it's Asus latest Digital life board, the P5N-T Deluxe
CPU & Mainboard | 8th January 2008
Armed with Nvidia's 780i chipset the latest addition to Asus' ROG series looks like it could well hit the spot. But can it keep up with the beastly Intel P35 and X38 chipsets?
CPU & Mainboard | 10th December 2007
Asus are one of the world leaders in motherboard technology. Today we take a look at their feature-rich P5E3 Deluxe motherboard and give the OC3D verdict
CPU & Mainboard | 6th November 2007
Asus once again add some more firepower to their "Republic of Gamers" linup with the X38 based Maximus range. We take a look at the DDR2 based "Formula" version.
CPU & Mainboard | 16th August 2007
After the success of Asus' first P35 chipset motherboard, we've been given the opportunity to test the tweaked out "Republic of Gamers" version affectionately known as the Blitz. Will it come out all guns blazing or bomb it big time? Read on to find out.
CPU & Mainboard | 30th July 2007
Abit have gone from strength to strength since their new start and they have now released a board based on the Intel P35 chipset. We take it through it's paces in our labs
CPU & Mainboard | 16th July 2007
After reviewing the Asus P5K DDR2 based motherboard just over a month ago, we were left wondering how the DDR3 based P5K3 would compare. Today we're back with both boards in a head to head DDR2 vs DDR3 battle!
CPU & Mainboard | 5th June 2007
XFX are well known for producing high-quality, high-speed graphics cards. Now they're stepping it up and getting into main-boards. I take a look at the 650i Ultra and see if they do as good a job
CPU & Mainboard | 4th June 2007
Today I'll be taking a look at Asus' first Bearlake (P35) chipset motherboard. Still based around DDR2, and with stiff competition from its elder P5B (P965) brother, how will it hold up?