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CPU & Mainboard | 19/05/2014
Today we're reviewing the first of the Gigabyte Z97X motherboards, the Gaming 5. How does it stack up?
CPU & Mainboard | 12/05/2014
The first of the Z97 ROG boards is the Maximus VII Hero. An affordable Z97 option with all the ROG bells and whistles. How does it perform?
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CPU & Mainboard | 24/11/2014
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 | 23/11/2014
Far Cry 4 Does Not Support Dual-Core Processors. Is the Pentium K and other dual cores good enough for Today's gaming?
CPU & Mainboard | 18/11/2014
Gigabyte has announced today the new X99M-Gaming 5, a mATX addition to its X99 lineup
CPU & Mainboard | 11/05/2014
The first of our multi-part Z97 reviews is the ASUS Z97A. A motherboard with far more than the price tag would indicate.
CPU & Mainboard | 03/04/2014
We take a look at AMD's latest range of APUs - the A10-7850K, and the A10-7700K!
CPU & Mainboard | 31/01/2014
Today we return to the dual-Xeon test rig that has proven so popular. How well do the new 12 Core 24 thread 2697 V2 beasts do when doubled up?
CPU & Mainboard | 17/12/2013
The MSI Gaming range is one of our favourites, but has the ITX sized MSI Z87I Gaming still got the chops?
CPU & Mainboard | 09/12/2013
The latest in the growing range of G1.Sniper motherboards is on the Z87 chipset, and much cheaper than you could possibly imagine.
CPU & Mainboard | 29/11/2013
The MSI Gaming range is one of our favourite series at the moment, and with the Z87M Gaming it's now available in a compact form.
CPU & Mainboard | 27/11/2013
Gigabyte have applied their excellent Sniper technology to the FM2 A88X chipset. How does it perform?
CPU & Mainboard | 13/11/2013
It's been two years to the day since the launch of the Rampage IV Extreme. And now it's back, in black *cue AC/DC*
CPU & Mainboard | 04/11/2013
Does the Asus Maximus Formula have what it takes to tempt our purse strings?
CPU & Mainboard | 01/10/2013
Today we look at the 4th Generation i5 from Intel, the 4670K. Is this the true successor to the i5-2500K? What is the overcloking like without the hyperthreading?
CPU & Mainboard | 13/09/2013
The raft of Z87 motherboards keeps coming and today we're reviewing the Gigabyte Z87X-UD4H, an LGA1150 motherboard in the price sweet spot.
CPU & Mainboard | 03/09/2013
The LGA2011 socket has failed to capture the public's heart, does the IvyBridge-E refresh manage to win us over?
CPU & Mainboard | 21/08/2013
The MSI MPOWER was one of the best Z77 motherboards we tested, so our hopes are high that the LGA1150 Z87 version is just as good.
CPU & Mainboard | 19/07/2013
At the weather heats up, we take a look at the latest in the OC range from Gigabyte, the Z87X.
CPU & Mainboard | 26/06/2013
We've covered this APU already, but that was at completely stock settings. Let's see what it can do when we turn up the clocks!
CPU & Mainboard | 20/06/2013
Today we're going to review the latest top-line motherboard from ASUS, the ROG Z87 Maximus VI Extreme. For Â£330 this thing had better be good!
CPU & Mainboard | 05/06/2013
AMD's APUs have always been something that we've loved, so now it's time to see how their newest release takes to our testing.
CPU & Mainboard | 01/06/2013
Haswell is upon us, and it's time to see how it compares to the Ivy Bridge CPU it replaces.
CPU & Mainboard | 21/10/2014
Buy ONE, get TWO! Two motherboards for the price of one with Gigabyte's upgrade warranty. Have Gigabyte gone mad?
CPU & Mainboard | 21/10/2014
Intel has decided to delay mass production of its next-generation Broadwell-E CPU to Q1 2016.
CPU & Mainboard | 18/10/2014
AMD's Zen CPU architecture should be coming in 2016, here is what we know so far.
CPU & Mainboard | 08/10/2014
Recent rumors now suggest that AMD's Next Generation Carrizo APUs could launch in December of this year.
CPU & Mainboard | 30/09/2014
AMD today will make the first public demonstration of Apache Hadoop running on an ARM Cortex-A57-based AMD Opteron A-Series processor.
CPU & Mainboard | 29/09/2014
Socket FM2+ ATX gaming motherboard delivers absolute fun with Gigabit Ethernet, exclusive SupremeFX audio and rock-solid Gamers Guardian components.
CPU & Mainboard | 26/09/2014
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 24/09/2014
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 12/09/2014
[email protected] 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.
CPU & Mainboard | 01/09/2014
We take a look at MSI's top end motherboard on the new X99 platform.
CPU & Mainboard | 28/08/2014
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 27/08/2014
Now for what many of you have all been waiting for, the ASUS Rampage V Extreme has been pictured!
CPU & Mainboard | 25/08/2014
Thanks to some recent leaks we finally have a first look at one of ASUS's X99 Boards, and my Gosh it is pretty!
CPU & Mainboard | 24/08/2014
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
CPU & Mainboard | 23/08/2014
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".
CPU & Mainboard | 16/08/2014
Intel X99 Motherboards are now up for preorder, and the prices are here for all of you to see.
CPU & Mainboard | 15/08/2014
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 08/08/2014
The X99 platform is coming, and now Gigabyte has revealed one of their upcoming high end X99 boards.
CPU & Mainboard | 07/08/2014
ROG's first AMD FM2+ motherboard is equipped with core game-boosting features including Intel Gigabit Ethernet, GameFirst III, LANGuard and many more.
CPU & Mainboard | 02/08/2014
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.
CPU & Mainboard | 01/08/2014
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!
CPU & Mainboard | 31/07/2014
AMD are releasing lower wattage Kaveri, each of which present a much higher efficiency and larger feature-set than previous generation APUs.
CPU & Mainboard | 27/07/2014
Nvidia has finally spoken officially about AMD's Mantle API - They say they see no real benefit to it, and will not support it.
CPU & Mainboard | 27/07/2014
Reports are coming in that the IHS of Intel's upcoming Haswell-E CPUs is Soldered. Haswell-E could be an overclocking beast!
CPU & Mainboard | 25/07/2014
Some tech sites are reporting on the possibility of a 12-core APU with the leak of some AMD PR material. Here is what the PR truly means.