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135 AMD FX8150 CPU Review

AMD FX8150 CPU Review

CPU & Mainboard | 12th October 2011

The Bulldozer CPUs are finally here and we're looking at the top of the range eight-core FX8150. Worth the wait?

10 MSI Z68A GD65 G3 Review

MSI Z68A GD65 G3 Review

CPU & Mainboard | 28th September 2011

With the Gen3 technologies starting to appear on motherboards, we take a look at the GD65 from MSI.

8 Intel Core i5-2405S Review

Intel Core i5-2405S Review

CPU & Mainboard | 31st August 2011

The latest in a long line of SandyBridge processors is the low power Core i5-2405S. We put it to the test.

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2 Intel Xeon is coming to laptops this fall

Intel Xeon is coming to laptops this fall

Mark Campbell | 10th August 2015

This fall Intel will be bringing their Xeon CPUs to Notebooks for the first time. Prepare your ECC memory.

22 Skylake delidding, Does it improve Thermals?

Skylake delidding, Does it improve Thermals?

Mark Campbell | 10th August 2015

Japanese Publication PC Watch has delidded Skylake, revealing a tiny CPU die and improving thermals dramatically.

6 Intel Skylake Box Pictured, K-CPUs will not come with CPU coolers

Intel Skylake Box Pictured, K-CPUs will not come with CPU coolers

Mark Campbell | 3rd August 2015

Intel Skylake's Retail packaging has been pictured, showing that K-series CPUs will not come with stock coolers.

7 Asus Z170 Motherboards to Feature Custom Color LEDs

Asus Z170 Motherboards to Feature Custom Color LEDs

Mark Campbell | 3rd August 2015

It looks like ASUS' Maximus VIII Hero will have custom colour LED's.

12 Gigabyte Z68 G1.Sniper 2 Review

Gigabyte Z68 G1.Sniper 2 Review

CPU & Mainboard | 17th August 2011

Today we're taking a look at the follow-up to the very popular X58 Assassin Motherboard, the Z68 G1.Sniper 2.

24 AMD A8-3850 & Gigabyte A75M-UD2H Review

AMD A8-3850 & Gigabyte A75M-UD2H Review

CPU & Mainboard | 1st August 2011

At last, we are proud to present to you our verdict on AMD's latest APU platform.

11 Gigabyte Z68XP-UD3P Review

Gigabyte Z68XP-UD3P Review

CPU & Mainboard | 22nd July 2011

Today we take a look at the UD3 version of the Gigabyte Z68 line of motherboards. How does it stack up?

10 Biostar 1155 TZ68A+ Review

Biostar 1155 TZ68A+ Review

CPU & Mainboard | 19th July 2011

Fancy entering the LGA1155 world on a budget? Perhaps the latest Biostar board is just the ticket.

7 Zotac Z68-ITX WiFi Review

Zotac Z68-ITX WiFi Review

CPU & Mainboard | 8th July 2011

Today we're taking a look at the latest ITX board from Zotac, based around the Z68 chipset. Is it a pocket powerhouse?

12 ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z Review

ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z Review

CPU & Mainboard | 29th June 2011

Today we take a look at the ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z. Does it live up to the Maximus name?

13 Gigabyte X58A-OC Sub Zero Review

Gigabyte X58A-OC Sub Zero Review

CPU & Mainboard | 27th June 2011

Today we have something different at OC3D, a review of the dedicated overclocking board from Gigabyte, and starring 20KG of DICE.

9 Swiftech H20-320 Water Cooling Kit Review

Swiftech H20-320 Water Cooling Kit Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16th June 2011

We take a look at a very simple kit from Swiftech thats bursting with high quality parts. How does it perform on the OC3D test rig?

34 ASUS Crosshair V Formula 990FX Review

ASUS Crosshair V Formula 990FX Review

CPU & Mainboard | 31st May 2011

Today we take a look at the latest AMD AM3 motherboard based upon the 990FX Chipset, the ASUS Crosshair V Formula.

8 Foxconn P67 Rattler Review

Foxconn P67 Rattler Review

CPU & Mainboard | 25th May 2011

Today we take a look at a motherboard from Foxconn, the P67 Rattler. How does it stack up against the competition?

10 Gigabyte Z68X UD5 B3 Review

Gigabyte Z68X UD5 B3 Review

CPU & Mainboard | 12th May 2011

Following our earlier preview, let's take a full look at the latest motherboard from Gigabyte, the Z68X UD5 B3.

17 Gigabyte Z68X UD5 B3 Preview

Gigabyte Z68X UD5 B3 Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 10th May 2011

The latest chipset for LGA1155 processors is upon us. Prior to our full review at the end of the week, here is a quick preview.

39 Gigabyte X58-OC Preview

Gigabyte X58-OC Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 21st April 2011

We take a first look at what could be the best hardcore overclocking motherboard on the planet...

25 ASUS Sabertooth P67A B3 Review

ASUS Sabertooth P67A B3 Review

CPU & Mainboard | 8th April 2011

Today we take a look at the sequel to one of the finest motherboards we've tested. Does the switch to P67 keep the Sabertooth at the top?

13 MSI Big Bang Marshal P67 Review

MSI Big Bang Marshal P67 Review

CPU & Mainboard | 28th March 2011

Today we're taking a look at the latest high-end motherboard from MSI, the Big Bang Marshal. How does it perform?

15 ASUS Maximus IV Extreme B3 Revision Review

ASUS Maximus IV Extreme B3 Revision Review

CPU & Mainboard | 23rd March 2011

When we first reviewed the Maximus IV it was prior to the well documented P67 problems. ASUS are back with the B3 revision, so we had to take a fresh look.

34 Intel Core i7 990X Hexcore 1366

Intel Core i7 990X Hexcore 1366

CPU & Mainboard | 28th February 2011

Today we look at possibly the last hurrah for the LGA1366 socket, the Intel 990X. Did you win the lottery this weekend? This is for you.

28 Gigabyte G1 Assassin Review

Gigabyte G1 Assassin Review

CPU & Mainboard | 21st February 2011

It's been a while since we've seen a new X58 motherboard, and Gigabyte have just solved that with one of the highest spec models we've ever seen. The Assassin.

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5 ASUS announces the X99-M WS

ASUS announces the X99-M WS

Mark Campbell | 2nd August 2015

Today ASUS announced the X99-M WS, bringing workstation features to a compact microATX motherboard that's perfect for powerful small-form-factor builds.

1 Corsair Is Skylake Ready

Corsair Is Skylake Ready

Mark Campbell | 31st July 2015

Corsair has told us that all of their Corsair Hydro Series CPU coolers, power supplies, and memory lines are validated and ready for next generation Intel Skylake CPUs.

4 Intel Skylake i3 and Pentium CPUs rumoured to launch in September

Intel Skylake i3 and Pentium CPUs rumoured to launch in September

Daan van Monsjou | 31st July 2015

Skylake i3 and Pentium CPUs will launch at the end of September, after all other Skylake CPUs are available.

1 EVGA Announces the X99 Micro2 Motherboard

EVGA Announces the X99 Micro2 Motherboard

Mark Campbell | 31st July 2015

The EVGA X99 Micro2 takes all the great features from the EVGA X99 Micro motherboard, and upgrades it with USB 3.1 Type-C, improved layout and refreshed look.

9 MSI Z170 XPOWER Gaming Titanium Edition

MSI Z170 XPOWER Gaming Titanium Edition

Mark Campbell | 29th July 2015

Meet the MSI Z170 XPOWER Gaming Titanium Edition, MSI's flagship motherboard which is designed from the ground up for heavy overclocking.

8 Intel Skylake CPUs may be in short supply at launch

Intel Skylake CPUs may be in short supply at launch

Mark Campbell | 28th July 2015

Intel Skylake CPUs may be in short supply at launch says Swedish Retailer.

11 ASUS May be using a "OC Socket" Z170 Motherboards

ASUS May be using a "OC Socket" Z170 Motherboards

Mark Campbell | 28th July 2015

Rumor has it that ASUS will be using a special "OC Socket on their Z170 Skylake motherboards, which is said to improve power delivery and overclockabilty of LGA 1151 CPUs.

5 Skylake Slides Leak, Showing Massive Performance Boost

Skylake Slides Leak, Showing Massive Performance Boost

Mark Campbell | 24th July 2015

Slides for Intel's Skylake CPUs have leaked, showing a massive performance boost. 10-20% CPU boost and a 50% Gain in Graphics over Broadwell.

34 ASUS ROG Z170 Lineup Revealed

ASUS ROG Z170 Lineup Revealed

Mark Campbell | 24th July 2015

ASUS' ROG Z170 Lineup has been revealed, showing a more stealthy colour scheme and tonne of new features.

1 Qualcomm to lay off 15 percent of its workforce

Qualcomm to lay off 15 percent of its workforce

Mark Campbell | 23rd July 2015

Qualcomm plans to lay off 15 percent of its workforce as part of a major company restructure.

4 Gigabyte Z170-SOC Force Motherboard pictured

Gigabyte Z170-SOC Force Motherboard pictured

Mark Campbell | 22nd July 2015

Gigabyte's Z170-SOC Force motherboard has been pictured. Thank god it not red.

20 Skylake Sample Reported to Hit 5.2GHz on Air Cooling

Skylake Sample Reported to Hit 5.2GHz on Air Cooling

Mark Campbell | 21st July 2015

An Intel Skylake CPU has been reported to Hit 5.2GHz on Air Cooling at 1.35v. Has the Overclocking Golden Age returned?

16 AMD have taped out their first 14nm FinFET Products

AMD have taped out their first 14nm FinFET Products

Mark Campbell | 17th July 2015

AMD have taped out their first 14nm FinFET Products. Will Zen come within a year?

2 GlobalFoundries 14nm Yields on Track

GlobalFoundries 14nm Yields on Track

Mark Campbell | 17th July 2015

GlobalFoundries say that their 14nm yields are on track and are "on par with [their] partner Samsung".

1 EU opens Antitrust Investigations Against Qualcomm

EU opens Antitrust Investigations Against Qualcomm

Mark Campbell | 16th July 2015

The European Commission has opened two formal antitrust investigations into Qualcomm.

4 Intel to Bring back FIVR after Skylake and Kaby Lake CPUs

Intel to Bring back FIVR after Skylake and Kaby Lake CPUs

Mark Campbell | 13th July 2015

Intel are reported to be bring back Fully integrated Voltage regulator (FIVR) after their Skylake and Kaby Lake CPUs.

17 MSI Unleashes the X99A GODLIKE Gaming Motherboard

MSI Unleashes the X99A GODLIKE Gaming Motherboard

Mark Campbell | 8th July 2015

MSI announces the most powerful X99 gaming solution, the X99A GODLIKE GAMING motherboard.

15 Gigabyte Shows off Z170 Motherboards

Gigabyte Shows off Z170 Motherboards

Mark Campbell | 7th July 2015

Gigabyte has shown off their whole lineup of Z170 Motherboards. What do you think of their new designs?

12 AMD Updates Second Quarter Outlook

AMD Updates Second Quarter Outlook

Mark Campbell | 7th July 2015

AMD has Updated their Second Quarter Outlook, expecting revenue to be decreased.

2 Intel Announces Leadership Changes

Intel Announces Leadership Changes

Mark Campbell | 3rd July 2015

Today Intel Corporation's CEO, Brian Krzanich, announced a series of leadership and organizational changes in a message to employees.

4 China will invest $100 billion in chipmakers

China will invest $100 billion in chipmakers

Daan van Monsjou | 1st July 2015

According to analysts, China will invest $100 billion in Chinese chipmakers, including Semiconductor Manufacturing International and Spreadtrum Communications.

2 IBM Gets Green Light to Sell it's Microelectronics Division to GlobalFoundries

IBM Gets Green Light to Sell it's Microelectronics Division to GlobalFoundries

Mark Campbell | 1st July 2015

IBM has received a Green Light to offload it's Microelectronics division to GlobalFoundries.

18 Microsoft may be interested in buying AMD

Microsoft may be interested in buying AMD

Mark Campbell | 30th June 2015

Microsoft may be interested in buying AMD. But would a Microsoft owned AMD be good for the Industry?

20 Gigabyte Green is Back!

Gigabyte Green is Back!

Mark Campbell | 26th June 2015

Gigabyte Green is Back! Meet the Gigabyte X97X-Game-Plus. These will be in short supply, so Pre-order now while you can.

8 Intel Kaby Lake to Replace Skylake next year

Intel Kaby Lake to Replace Skylake next year

Mark Campbell | 24th June 2015

It looks like Intel is going to replace Skylake with "Kaby Lake" CPUs next year. It will use the same 14nm process and have a max TDP of 91W

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