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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?
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.
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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.
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.
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 21st April 2011
We take a first look at what could be the best hardcore overclocking motherboard on the planet...
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?
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?
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.
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.
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 15th February 2011
More Fusion you ask? Look no further as we test Gigabyte's first ITX board featuring AMD's new baby.
CPU & Mainboard | 14th February 2011
Gigabyte is back with yet more sexy looking motherboards, this time in an X58 flavor dedicated to gamers.
CPU & Mainboard | 3rd February 2011
Today we test one of the first motherboards to sport the AMD Fusion APU
CPU & Mainboard | 31st January 2011
Following their success with their P55 series of boards, can MSI continue that brilliance with the P67s? We take a look.
CPU & Mainboard | 14th January 2011
Next in line from the new P67 Chipsets is the high-end UD7 from Gigabyte. A thing of pant-wetting beauty. Does it perform as well as it looks?
CPU & Mainboard | 5th January 2011
So you're looking to build an entry level Sandy Bridge computer; which H67 board will win?
CPU & Mainboard | 3rd January 2011
Finally we have the latest range of Intel CPUs available to us. Do they keep up the performance levels of previous generations?
CPU & Mainboard | 3rd January 2011
As with any new chip release there is a new chipset. If there is a new chipset, it's time for a new ROG board. Today the Maximus IV Extreme.
CPU & Mainboard | 7th December 2010
Thought that AMD had ran out of numbers for their Hex Core flagships? Think again...
CPU & Mainboard | 23rd November 2010
Fancy a sneaky peek at the next UD7 motherboard from Gigabyte? Thought you would.
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.
Gaurang Shah | 22nd February 2010
Intel is gearing up to launch an all new Pentium CPU with the brand name Pentium E6700.
Derrick Huey | 8th February 2010
AMD's upcoming hex-core Thuban processor will come bearing a Turbo Boost-like feature.
Gaurang Shah | 30th January 2010
AMD and Intel – the two giants of the CPU domain are both ready to go to market with their 6-core CPUs.
Derrick Huey | 29th January 2010
Word is AMD's desktop hex-core Thuban processor line is expected to hit the market in May.
Gaurang Shah | 29th January 2010
Apple has used an all new chip for its recently launched iPad tablet; according to iFixit, the tablet is powered by an Apple CPU that is based on an ARM design.
Bryan Waters | 28th January 2010
Was the Classified a bit weedy for your requirements? Got a few grand kicking about and a need for speed? EVGA have your answer.