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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.
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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.
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 29th August 2014
The next generation of premium Intel CPU and Chipsets are upon us, in the form of the 8 Core Haswell-E i7-5960X, on the ASUS X99 Deluxe motherboard.
CPU & Mainboard | 8th August 2014
Are you in the mood for a Z97 motherboard and all the goodness it has to offer, but require a more compact form-factor? Enter the Gene.
CPU & Mainboard | 5th August 2014
We show off Asus' latest H97 Gaming motherboard that comes with a ton of features at a low price.
CPU & Mainboard | 5th August 2014
Time for a look at the highest of the MSI Gaming models on the Z97 chipset, the Gaming 9.
CPU & Mainboard | 30th July 2014
The wait is finally over and you can stop asking us. Today we release our full review of the Maximus VII Formula.
CPU & Mainboard | 4th July 2014
If you want a cheap gaming system, or an inexpensive overclocking tool, the latest Pentium could be just the thing.
CPU & Mainboard | 26th June 2014
If you're in the mood to put your overclocking hat on, then Gigabyte might have the answer to your prayers with the Z97X SOC Force motherboard.
CPU & Mainboard | 20th June 2014
Today we're looking at a tri-fan card from Club3D, the Royal Ace R9 290.
CPU & Mainboard | 13th June 2014
Finally the new CPUs are here to go with the Z97 motherboards. We take a look at the range topping i7-4790K.
CPU & Mainboard | 3rd June 2014
The MSI Gaming is back, and today we're taking a look at the middle model in the Z97 range, the Gaming 5.
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.
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.