Archive for the ‘Motherboard’ Category
0 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on August 27, 2014 under CPU, Highlights 2, Motherboard
The Gigabyte J1900N-D3V is more than a simple motherboard as it replaces the usual chipset and CPU socket with an Intel Celeron J1900 SoC (System on Chip). Add some RAM, storage and a power source and... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 19, 2014 under CPU, Motherboard
If you've been considering one of the new Z87 or Z97 motherboards along with a new Intel CPU lately, then chances are you're expecting to shell out a fair number of your hard earned pounds to do so. F... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 18, 2014 under Motherboard
Asustek Computer has revealed some additional details regarding its product development cycles and decision making process. Apparently, it takes at least nine months to develop and build a new mainboa... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on August 14, 2014 under Highlights-new, Motherboard
While Biostar may not be the first company that springs to mind when we ask you to name a motherboard vendor, the Taiwanese board maker does have a long history of providing well-priced Intel- and AMD... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 13, 2014 under Component, General Tech, Laptop / Mobile, Motherboard, PC, Peripheral
The USB 3.0 promoter group this week announced the completion of the USB type-C specification that defines the next generation USB connector. The new plug is reversible and is considerably thinner tha... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on August 13, 2014 under Motherboard
The cat is out of the bag, MSI is coming out with a black and white themed Z97 motherboard dubbed the 'Z97 SLI Krait Edition'. This new motherboard was born out of shee... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 11, 2014 under Motherboard
Advanced Micro Devices is projected to release its new-generation entry-level chipsets next month, according to a media report. While typically launches of new chipsets should boost sales of mainboard... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Carl on August 8, 2014 under Competitions, Motherboard
This week we have a great giveaway for our readers courtesy of BIOSTAR. They are giving away three BioStar A68N-5000 motherboards to three lucky readers! This competition is only running for a week, s... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 8, 2014 under Motherboard
Perhaps, A-series accelerated processing units (APUs) from Advanced Micro Devices do not offer extreme levels of performance, but since AMD does not really update its top-of-the-range FX-series produc... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on July 28, 2014 under Highlights-new, Motherboard
Flagship parts on a mainstream platform can cause confusion for motherboard vendors. Do they go all-out, offering 4-way SLI and CrossFire via a PLX chip, with the knowledge that many people inclined f... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on July 22, 2014 under Highlights V, Motherboard
Z87 saw cost-effective gaming-calibre motherboards take the limelight. All of the big vendors released at least one product that provided gaming-orientated features in a cost-effective package. Asus S... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 15, 2014 under General Purpose PC, Motherboard
The original Raspberry Pi miniature system birthed a bunch of exciting projects around the world, from teaching children the basics of programming and integration, to building quadcopters, MAME machin... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on July 14, 2014 under Motherboard
A web-site has published the first details regarding Intel 100-series chipsets that will power personal computers based on the code-named Skylake microprocessors. As expected, Intel’s next-generatio... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on July 6, 2014 under Highlights 2, Motherboard, SSD Drives
Intel's 9-series chipset saw the widespread adoption of high-speed storage connections operating via the PCI Express interface. While the 10Gbps transfer speeds of SATA Express and M.2 connections... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Katherine McKay on July 4, 2014 under Channel, Highlights, Interviews, Motherboard
One of the most remarkable stories in the technology industry has been the rise of Asrock as a leading mainboard manufacturer. This company started life as an off-shoot from established manufacturers ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on June 30, 2014 under Highlights, Motherboard
Boards designed for extreme overclockers have been constants for all of Intel’s most recent platforms. Gigabyte hit success with the Z87X-OC motherboard by driving the overclocking-geared part to an... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 24, 2014 under Graphics, Motherboard
Avago Technologies, the company, which agreed to sell its solid-state drive-related assets to Seagate earlier this year, announced plans to acquire PLX Technologies, a company which is widely known fo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on June 23, 2014 under Motherboard
Taipei electronics firm Biostar has announced a new motherboard, this timing pushing not only its abilities when it comes to the office or the game room, but the depths of its bitcoin mine as well. ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 18, 2014 under APU, CPU, Motherboard
Officially, Intel Corp. allows overclocking of its X- and K-series microprocessors on mainboards based only on the X- and Z-series core-logic sets. However, from time to time the company and its partn... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 17, 2014 under CPU, Graphics, Motherboard
The PCI Express technology has served as the main standard for PC and server expansion slots for exactly ten years now and will probably be used for many years to come. Members of the PCI SIG reporte... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 13, 2014 under APU, Channel, CPU, Motherboard
Asustek Computer on Friday announced a major promotion that it will be running together with Intel. From now on and until the 7th of July it will be possible to get up to £35 cash back when you purch... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Bob Crane on June 12, 2014 under Computex, Motherboard
When Intel updated its Core models with the Sandybridge refresh, it turned its back on highly affordable overclocking - leaving that segment exclusively to AMD. The advent of the Intel Pentium Anniver... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Bob Crane on June 12, 2014 under Computex, Motherboard
After so many years of knocking out new processors with silky smoothness using its Tick-Tock production strategy, Intel's 'Tick-ety-Tock' mis-step on Haswell has left a bad taste in a lot of people's ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Bob Crane on June 10, 2014 under Computex, Graphics, Highlights, Motherboard
One of the most popular sites at any technology show, is that of an expert overclocker pouring LN2 into a record breaking build. Gigabyte's suits in Taipai 101 was no different. KitGuru gets an introd... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on June 10, 2014 under Computex, Interviews, Motherboard
Founded in 1986, Gigabyte is one of the Taiwan Top 20 Global Brands, with a company motto that suggests you 'Upgrade your life'. With four new ranges of boards coming into the market, we wanted to mak... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 6, 2014 under APU, CPU, Motherboard
Advanced Micro Devices reportedly plans to outsource development of its core-logic sets to Asmedia, a controller chip developer co-owned by Asustek Computer. While the plan may further reduce AMD’s ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by faith on June 5, 2014 under Computex, Motherboard
Deep inside the huge Nangang Exhibition centre at Computex 2014 in Taipei, one corner of one stand was drawing significantly less power than its neighbours this year. KitGuru wondered watt was going o... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 4, 2014 under Computex, Motherboard, SSD Drives
Modern solid-state drives often feature so high performance that even contemporary interfaces like the M.2 or the SATA Express (based on the PCI Express 2.0) cannot provide enough bandwidth for them. ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 3, 2014 under Memory, Motherboard
The DDR4 memory era is set to begin in several months from now. It is expected that the DDR4 standard will bring the world new performance heights thanks to increased memory frequencies and chip densi... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on May 23, 2014 under Highlights V, Motherboard
Continuing our recent focus on gaming motherboards, we have the Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 7 in for review. Hitting retail with an aggressive sub-£140 price tag, Gigabyte is aiming to lure in potential b... more.
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