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CPU & Mainboard | 5th August 2015
Meet the small yet powerful Maximus VIII Gene from ASUS. Is this mATX at it's best?
CPU & Mainboard | 5th August 2015
Let's have a look at one of the prettiest members of ASUS' Z170 family, the Z170 Deluxe.
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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!
CPU & Mainboard | 9th June 2015
If you've been craving a white motherboard but don't want to go with the Sabranco, perhaps the X99-Pro might be just the chappie.
CPU & Mainboard | 19th May 2015
If you've got a LGA1150 processor and have been looking enviously at the USB 3.1 support on the X99 chipset, help is at hand thanks to the MSI Z97A Gaming 6.
CPU & Mainboard | 12th May 2015
MSI have updated their XPOWER motherboard to include all the latest technologies, we put it through its paces.
CPU & Mainboard | 17th March 2015
No sooner has it been previewed at Cebit we bring you the full review of the latest X99 motherboard from ASUS. With the TUF Armor in place and plenty of the latest features, let's see how she does.
CPU & Mainboard | 5th March 2015
AMD's FM2+ has just released a new Quad core Unlocked APU which maght just be the budget performer we were looking for, let's see.
CPU & Mainboard | 28th January 2015
We finally get our hands on the Sabranco long enough to run it through our suite of benchmarks. Does it go as nicely as it looks?
CPU & Mainboard | 21st January 2015
Does AMD's FX Linup still have some life in it? Let's see.
CPU & Mainboard | 7th January 2015
The FM2+ Socket may be a budget socket, but who says that it can't get the ROG treatment. Lets see how it performs.
CPU & Mainboard | 10th December 2014
Time to take a look at a seriously affordable motherboard from ASUS, the Z97 Pro Gamer.
CPU & Mainboard | 21st November 2014
The wait is over and we take the MSI Z97S Krait through it's paces. Does this low priced motherboard perform?
CPU & Mainboard | 18th November 2014
If the idea of a white motherboard interests you then you'll be drooling in anticipation of the latest ASUS Sabertooth motherboard, the Z97 Mark S.
CPU & Mainboard | 3rd November 2014
The whole current ROG motherboard range get some sexy Bitspower full cover loving!
CPU & Mainboard | 2nd November 2014
Had enough of colourful hardware? Want to go for the modern monochrome look in your next build? MSI have just the thing for you.
CPU & Mainboard | 29th October 2014
Fancy upgrading to the Haswell-E range but can't afford the 5960X? Perhaps the Core i7-5820K will be just the thing.
CPU & Mainboard | 22nd October 2014
It's a lengthy all caps review title and that can only mean one thing, the MSI XPOWER is back in the OC3D Bench system.
CPU & Mainboard | 21st October 2014
If you want a budget gaming system, does AMD's budget oriented Athlon CPU cut the mustard?
CPU & Mainboard | 15th September 2014
Today we're taking a look at the latest Haswell-E motherboard courtesy of the MSI Gaming range. How does it stack up?
CPU & Mainboard | 29th August 2014
With a new flagship chipset we get a new flagship ASUS motherboard. Welcome to the OC3D Rampage V Extreme review.
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.
Gaurang Shah | 15th March 2010
AMD finally seems to have woken up to the fact that Intel and nVIDIA are leading the netbook market; the chip manufacturer has announced the development of its own low-power netbook platform.
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.
Gaurang Shah | 26th February 2010
ARM has tied-up with AMD spin-off Globalfoundries to unveil a new series of SoC chips that are based on the latter’s ground-breaking 28nm HKMG process.
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.