1 of 20

OC3D Reviews ›› CPU & Mainboard

13 AMD Ryzen 2nd Generation Threadripper 2920X and 2970WX Review

AMD Ryzen 2nd Generation Threadripper 2920X and 2970WX Review

CPU & Mainboard | 29/10/2018

If the 2nd Generation of Ryzen Threadripper CPUs piqued your interest but you wanted more cores, or fewer, then the 2920X and 2970WX should be on your shortlist.

6 ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Hero Review

ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Hero Review

CPU & Mainboard | 26/10/2018

After the insanity of launch day it's time to take a look at the most affordable option in the ASUS ROG Maximus XI range, the Hero.

15 ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Formula Review

ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Formula Review

CPU & Mainboard | 19/10/2018

The Formula is unique amongst the Maximus XI range as it has a full armour covering. We see how it compares against the other Z390 motherboards.

1 of 57

OC3D News ›› CPU & Mainboard

2 AMD clarifies reports of Zen 2's 29% IPC boost over Zen

AMD clarifies reports of Zen 2's 29% IPC boost over Zen

CPU & Mainboard | 14/11/2018

As always, context is key.

12 AMD's "Zen 2" IPC is 29.4% higher than Zen 1 in DKERN +RSA

AMD's "Zen 2" IPC is 29.4% higher than Zen 1 in DKERN +RSA

CPU & Mainboard | 12/11/2018

That's a huge performance leap for a single generation.

6 AMD Reveals Transformative "Chiplet" Design for Zen 2 EPYC Processors

AMD Reveals Transformative "Chiplet" Design for Zen 2 EPYC Processors

CPU & Mainboard | 07/11/2018

Will this same design be used for desktop-grade processors?

4 Intel to hold a "forward-looking" Architecture Summit this December

Intel to hold a "forward-looking" Architecture Summit this December

CPU & Mainboard | 07/11/2018

What does Intel have up their sleeves to combat Zen 2?

2 MSI Z390 MEG Ace Review

MSI Z390 MEG Ace Review

CPU & Mainboard | 19/10/2018

The final motherboard in today's big look at the new Intel Z390 chipset comes in the form of the MSI Z390 MEG Ace. How does it do?

1 ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Extreme Review

ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Extreme Review

CPU & Mainboard | 19/10/2018

Like moths to a flame when a new flagship Maximus motherboard is released, all eyes turn towards it. Does the Maximus XI Extreme stand proud in the spotlight?

0 ASUS ROG Z390-I Strix ITX Review

ASUS ROG Z390-I Strix ITX Review

CPU & Mainboard | 19/10/2018

Amongst the new Z390 models launching today is the diminutive ASUS ROG Z390-I Strix ITX motherboard, and we take it for a spin.

20 Intel Core i9-9900K and ASUS Z390 Strix-E Review

Intel Core i9-9900K and ASUS Z390 Strix-E Review

CPU & Mainboard | 19/10/2018

The 9th Generation of Intel's Core CPUs is finally upon us with the Coffee Lake S, and we take their 8-core i9-9900K for a spin.

9 ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Gene Preview

ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Gene Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

If you are the kind of user who prefers or requires an mATX motherboard then the Z390 Maximus XI Gene might be just the ticket to Intel 9th Generation flavour town.

0 ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Extreme Preview

ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Extreme Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

The Maximus XI Extreme is the flagship Z390 motherboard from ASUS, and of course we have to give you a quick overview in anticipation of our full review.

0 MSI Z390 MEG Ace Preview

MSI Z390 MEG Ace Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

With the new Z390 chipset there are new motherboards a-plenty and the MSI MEG Ace is next on the OC3D hit list.

0 ASUS ROG Z390-I Strix ITX Preview

ASUS ROG Z390-I Strix ITX Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

In what is surely the smallest possible package for the Z390 chipset, the ASUS Strix ITX board also gets our preview treatment.

2 ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Hero Preview

ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Hero Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

The second of the three Maximus XIs we have in the office is the Hero, with a design that will feel more familiar than the Formula.

6 ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Formula Preview

ASUS ROG Z390 Maximus XI Formula Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

The ASUS Maximus range has long been the benchmark for the mainstream and the Z390 Maximus XI Formula has been redesigned. We take a look.

0 ASUS ROG Z390 Strix-E Preview

ASUS ROG Z390 Strix-E Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

The Intel Z390 chipset will soon be upon us and we have a mountain of motherboards to give you a quick rundown. We're starting with the always popular Strix range, and the Z390 Strix-E.

10 Gigabyte X399 Aorus Extreme Review

Gigabyte X399 Aorus Extreme Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/09/2018

If you've managed to acquire one of the new Threadripper CPUs then you'll want a motherboard to put it in, and we discover if the Gigabyte X399 Aorus Extreme is the one for you.

10 Gigabyte X399 Aorus Extreme Preview

Gigabyte X399 Aorus Extreme Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 03/09/2018

The X399 chipset has attracted a lot of attention and Gigabyte have applied their Aorus wizardry to it. We take a first look before our full review next week.

3 MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon AC Review

MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon AC Review

CPU & Mainboard | 23/08/2018

The B450 chipset has been impressing everyone with its combination of price and performance, and so we're reviewing the MSI ATX Gaming Pro Carbon and seeing how it compares.

17 Wraith Ripper PCIe Issue - GPU case mod - fix

Wraith Ripper PCIe Issue - GPU case mod - fix

CPU & Mainboard | 21/08/2018

Making an attractive Threadripper system with AMD/Cooler Master's Wraith Ripper

3 MSI MEG X399 Creation and Threadripper 2990WX Review

MSI MEG X399 Creation and Threadripper 2990WX Review

CPU & Mainboard | 13/08/2018

If the 2nd Generation Ryzen Threadrippers have intrigued you then perhaps you would also like a new motherboard to put it in?

17 AMD Threadripper 2950X and 2990WX Review

AMD Threadripper 2950X and 2990WX Review

CPU & Mainboard | 13/08/2018

The Ryzen Threadripper smashed the market with its combination of high cores and low pricing, and now the 2nd Generation is here including the 32 Core 2990WX. We test them out.

8 AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX and 2950X Preview

AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX and 2950X Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 06/08/2018

Zen + has finally made it to X399, but can it tear a hole in the competition?

1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 20
7 AMD's Zen 2 EPYC Processors will offer up to 64 Physical Cores

AMD's Zen 2 EPYC Processors will offer up to 64 Physical Cores

CPU & Mainboard | 06/11/2018

A 2x increase over 1st Generation EPYC

7 AMD discusses 7nm Zen 2 and Next-Generation EPYC

AMD discusses 7nm Zen 2 and Next-Generation EPYC

CPU & Mainboard | 06/11/2018

A radically new CPU design for 7nm

8 Intel Creates Cascade Lake-AP with up to 48 cores with Glued-together design

Intel Creates Cascade Lake-AP with up to 48 cores with Glued-together design

CPU & Mainboard | 05/11/2018

A Multi-Chip Package design from Intel that lacks their high-end EMIB technology

4 AMD Investor Relations Plans "Next Horizon" Event for November 6th

AMD Investor Relations Plans "Next Horizon" Event for November 6th

CPU & Mainboard | 02/11/2018

AMD plans to discuss 7nm technology at the event.

2 AMD's 12-core Ryzen Threadripper 2920X has the same price as Intel's 8-core i9-9900K

AMD's 12-core Ryzen Threadripper 2920X has the same price as Intel's 8-core i9-9900K

CPU & Mainboard | 29/10/2018

This is a huge talking point!

2 Intel Ice Lake benchmark leak suggests major core overhaul

Intel Ice Lake benchmark leak suggests major core overhaul

CPU & Mainboard | 24/10/2018

Intel is throwing their Cache around!

2 Intel refutes claims that the company "pulled the plug" on 10nm

Intel refutes claims that the company "pulled the plug" on 10nm

CPU & Mainboard | 22/10/2018

"We are making good progress on 10nm" - Intel

9 Intel may have killed off their 10nm process

Intel may have killed off their 10nm process

CPU & Mainboard | 22/10/2018

After years of delays, Intel may have finally pulled the plug on 10nm

1 Intel plans to split their Technology and Manufacturing Group into three segments

Intel plans to split their Technology and Manufacturing Group into three segments

CPU & Mainboard | 17/10/2018

Will this prevent future 10nm-like delays

8 Intel i9-9900K shipments have been delayed by UK retailers

Intel i9-9900K shipments have been delayed by UK retailers

CPU & Mainboard | 17/10/2018

Should we expect another CPU shortage?

8 AMD's Zen 2 architecture reportedly offers a +13% IPC boost over Zen+

AMD's Zen 2 architecture reportedly offers a +13% IPC boost over Zen+

CPU & Mainboard | 16/10/2018

Zen+ offers a 3% IPC boost over Zen

5 Retested Ryzen 7 2700X VS i9-9900K benchmarks from Principled Technologies reveals smaller performance gap

Retested Ryzen 7 2700X VS i9-9900K benchmarks from Principled Technologies reveals smaller performance gap

CPU & Mainboard | 15/10/2018

Its almost as if disabling half of the Ryzen 7 2700X's cores is detrimental to performance...

0 Intel's 9th Generation Coffee Lake-R CPUs contain Spectre/Meltdown hardware fixes

Intel's 9th Generation Coffee Lake-R CPUs contain Spectre/Meltdown hardware fixes

CPU & Mainboard | 10/10/2018

This isn't just Coffee Lake with two more cores!

6 Principled Technologies Responds to Misleading Benchmark Claims - Will Retest AMD CPUs

Principled Technologies Responds to Misleading Benchmark Claims - Will Retest AMD CPUs

CPU & Mainboard | 10/10/2018

The company refutes claims that their report was misleading

0 AMD will release two new Ryzen Threadripper processors on October 29th

AMD will release two new Ryzen Threadripper processors on October 29th

CPU & Mainboard | 10/10/2018

Ready to build a new system with 12 or 24 cores?

8 Intel unlocked 28-core Xeon W-3175X processor will not be soldered

Intel unlocked 28-core Xeon W-3175X processor will not be soldered

CPU & Mainboard | 10/10/2018

This processor will use Intel's polymer-based TIM

23 Intel's commissioned i9-9900K gaming benchmarks are reportedly misleading

Intel's commissioned i9-9900K gaming benchmarks are reportedly misleading

CPU & Mainboard | 09/10/2018

AMD's Ryzen 7 2700X is incorrectly configured during these tests

5 Here are the specifications of Intel's 9th Generation Core X-series processors

Here are the specifications of Intel's 9th Generation Core X-series processors

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

Moving from 7th Gen to 9th Gen in one refresh!

22 Intel 9th Generation UK pricing revealed - i9-9900K, i7-9700K and i5-9600K

Intel 9th Generation UK pricing revealed - i9-9900K, i7-9700K and i5-9600K

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

How much will Intel's Coffee Lake-R cost?

9 Intel unleashes their 9th Generation of Core Processors - Includes 8-core i9 9900K

Intel unleashes their 9th Generation of Core Processors - Includes 8-core i9 9900K

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

Here are the specifications and prices

14 Intel reveals unlocked 28-core Intel XEON W-3175X processor

Intel reveals unlocked 28-core Intel XEON W-3175X processor

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

28 cores and a boost clock speed of 4.3GHz.

8 Watch Intel's "Fall Desktop Launch Event" here

Watch Intel's "Fall Desktop Launch Event" here

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

Ready for some Coffee?

7 ASUS Cascade Lake-X ROG Dominus LGA3647 motherboard pictured

ASUS Cascade Lake-X ROG Dominus LGA3647 motherboard pictured

CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2018

This EATX motherboard is a BEAST!

0 Intel reveals livestream plans for October 8th - Intel prepares a new brew of Coffee

Intel reveals livestream plans for October 8th - Intel prepares a new brew of Coffee

CPU & Mainboard | 07/10/2018

"There has never been a better time to own a desktop PC!"

1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 57
x

Register for the OC3D Newsletter

Subscribing to the OC3D newsletter will keep you up-to-date on the latest technology reviews, competitions and goings-on at Overclock3D. We won't share your email address with ANYONE, and we will only email you with updates on site news, reviews, and competitions and you can unsubscribe easily at any time.

Simply enter your name and email address into the box below and be sure to click on the links in the confirmation emails that will arrive in your e-mail shortly after to complete the registration.

If you run into any problems, just drop us a message on the forums.