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CPU & Mainboard | 7th June 2010
It's been a long while since we've seen an unlocked multiplier on a mainstream Intel. How do the K series fare?
CPU & Mainboard | 2nd June 2010
Is the Republic of Gamer's Crosshair IV too flamboyant for you? If so, try this for size...
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Bryan Waters | 23rd December 2014
Tis the season to be jolly, unless you own a Gigabyte motherboard then it's the season to pore over it with a magnifying glass.
Mark Campbell | 22nd December 2014
MSI Announces Z97I Gaming ACK Motherboard, an M-ITX motherboard that is jam packed with features.
Mark Campbell | 24th November 2014
ENERMAX rolls out their second generation of LIQMAX All-In-One CPU liquid coolers. LIQMAX II has 2 models: LIQMAX II 120S and LIQMAX II 240.
CPU & Mainboard | 24th May 2010
ASUS have given us an E version of their excellent P6X58D Premium. Is it a bargain or a cut too far?
CPU & Mainboard | 20th May 2010
Is Micro ATX too large but Mini ITX too small? Perhaps we could offer a compromise.
CPU & Mainboard | 12th May 2010
Asrock return to the high-end fold with a X58 333 motherboard. Does it cut the mustard?
CPU & Mainboard | 27th April 2010
AMD have brought along their latest Hex Core architecture for us to play with. How does it fair?
CPU & Mainboard | 27th April 2010
The republic of gamers have returned to show us a very special motherboard.
CPU & Mainboard | 16th April 2010
Intel have replaced the insanely popular 920 with the 930. Is this an evolution or a revolution?
CPU & Mainboard | 7th April 2010
Do good things come in small packages? Let's find out...
CPU & Mainboard | 26th March 2010
OC3D bring you, as promised, the worlds first Rampage III Extreme review. Is it everything we hoped?
CPU & Mainboard | 24th March 2010
Today we're testing one of the first 890GX motherboards to market.
CPU & Mainboard | 15th March 2010
MSI have been in the motherboard business for longer than most of us have had hair. Their latest motherboard is the P55 GD85. Is it up to their usual standard?
CPU & Mainboard | 12th March 2010
Intels Gulftown is the tock to the i7 tick. Have we got unlimited power within our grasp?
CPU & Mainboard | 1st March 2010
Biostar enters the fray with their latest Clarkdale compatible motherboard.
CPU & Mainboard | 19th February 2010
The latest in the RoG line of motherboards, the P55 based Maximus III Extreme has found itself in the OC3D labs. How does it fair?
CPU & Mainboard | 17th February 2010
The H55 chipset invasion has begun! How will MSI's rendition perform in OC3D's labs? Let's find out...
CPU & Mainboard | 12th February 2010
Asus enters the fray of H55/H57 motherboards with it's flagship model.
CPU & Mainboard | 21st December 2009
New meets old as Asus pair the AMD 790X Northbridge with the infamous SB750 Southbridge.
CPU & Mainboard | 16th December 2009
Will Zotac's latest ITX offering impress us as much as the last one? Let's take a gander
CPU & Mainboard | 14th December 2009
Today we're looking at Gigabytes P55-UD5 motherboard, replete with more connectivity options that you can shake a large stick at
Mark Campbell | 18th November 2014
Gigabyte has announced today the new X99M-Gaming 5, a mATX addition to its X99 lineup
Mark Campbell | 3rd November 2014
Skylake-S will be Intel's 14nm processor that is set to replace the Core i7 4790 Haswell refresh in Mid-Late 2015. It will require you to upgrade to the new LGA 1151 Socket.
Mark Campbell | 21st October 2014
Buy ONE, get TWO! Two motherboards for the price of one with Gigabyte's upgrade warranty. Have Gigabyte gone mad?
Mark Campbell | 21st October 2014
Intel has decided to delay mass production of its next-generation Broadwell-E CPU to Q1 2016.
Mark Campbell | 18th October 2014
AMD's Zen CPU architecture should be coming in 2016, here is what we know so far.
Mark Campbell | 8th October 2014
Recent rumors now suggest that AMD's Next Generation Carrizo APUs could launch in December of this year.
Mark Campbell | 30th September 2014
AMD today will make the first public demonstration of Apache Hadoop running on an ARM Cortex-A57-based AMD Opteron A-Series processor.
Mark Campbell | 29th September 2014
Socket FM2+ ATX gaming motherboard delivers absolute fun with Gigabit Ethernet, exclusive SupremeFX audio and rock-solid Gamers Guardian components.
Mark Campbell | 26th September 2014
A typical feature for many high end motherboards now is improved Audio components. Now these features are trickling down to even low end boards, which is a great thing to see.
Mark Campbell | 24th September 2014
Intel will make the largest-ever investment by a foreign firm in Israel. The purpose is to build manufacturing capacity for next-generation 10nm chips.
Mark Campbell | 12th September 2014
Roy@AMD has revealed that AMD will be releasing their Quad core Steamroller CPU (not APU!) onto the market next week. We may have a budget performer on our hands.
James Riley | 1st September 2014
We take a look at MSI's top end motherboard on the new X99 platform.
Mark Campbell | 28th August 2014
Now after the X99 Deluxe and the Rampage V leaks we now have the ASUS X99-E WS Workstation Motherboard to have a look at.
Mark Campbell | 27th August 2014
Now for what many of you have all been waiting for, the ASUS Rampage V Extreme has been pictured!
Mark Campbell | 25th August 2014
Thanks to some recent leaks we finally have a first look at one of ASUS's X99 Boards, and my Gosh it is pretty!
Mark Campbell | 24th August 2014
Alongside the launch of AMD's new R9 285 series GPUs, AMD is refreshing it's FX series with higher performing and lower TDP FX variants
Mark Campbell | 23rd August 2014
The X99 MSI XPOWER motherboard has fully leaked online. It looks like it will be in the running for the title of "King of X99 Overclocking".
Mark Campbell | 16th August 2014
Intel X99 Motherboards are now up for preorder, and the prices are here for all of you to see.
Mark Campbell | 15th August 2014
With the high price of Intel's X99 platform, MSI are glad to offer cashback to those who will instead be moving to Intel's less costly Z97 and Z87 platforms.
Mark Campbell | 8th August 2014
The X99 platform is coming, and now Gigabyte has revealed one of their upcoming high end X99 boards.
Mark Campbell | 7th August 2014
ROG's first AMD FM2+ motherboard is equipped with core game-boosting features including Intel Gigabit Ethernet, GameFirst III, LANGuard and many more.
Mark Campbell | 2nd August 2014
AMD have announced that two new CPUs will be released, NOT APUs! One is an 8-core on the AM3+ Socket and the other is a Steamroller based Athlon-K on FM2+. Lets have a look.
Mark Campbell | 1st August 2014
I love the Mini-ITX form factor, the power to size ratio is simply put staggering. Now ASUS have crammed even more features into this already impressive package!
Mark Campbell | 31st July 2014
AMD are releasing lower wattage Kaveri, each of which present a much higher efficiency and larger feature-set than previous generation APUs.
Mark Campbell | 27th July 2014
Nvidia has finally spoken officially about AMD's Mantle API - They say they see no real benefit to it, and will not support it.