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PCI Express 3.0 base spec gets released
— 9:38 AM on November 19, 2010

Get ready for 16GB/s PCI Express x16 slots! PCI-SIG says it has released the PCI Express 3.0 base specification, allowing members to grab...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Nvidia and Intel to settle chipset licensing lawsuit?
— 7:11 PM on November 12, 2010

No one is suggesting that Intel and Nvidia are going to be BFFs anytime soon, but a posting today over at SemiAccurate indicates there's...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Gigabyte struts its Sandy Bridge mobos
— 6:00 AM on November 8, 2010

Apparently, Intel has some more of those CPU doohickeys coming out early next year, and motherboard makers are eagerly teasing their matching products. We already...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Swedes get sneak peek at Asus mobo with UEFI
— 3:43 PM on November 3, 2010

For all the strides PCs make toward greater speed and sophistication, hitting that delete key after startup always feels like stepping back in time. The...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Latest Republic of Gamers motherboard has Lucid Hydra chip
— 11:38 AM on October 1, 2010

Have you ever thought that Asus' high-end Republic of Gamers motherboards weren't quite... extreme enough? If so, you're in luck, because the company has...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Texas Instruments USB 3.0 controller has four ports
— 10:45 AM on September 30, 2010

Add Texas Instruments to the growing list of companies developing USB 3.0 controllers. SemiAccurate caught a glimpse of several SuperSpeed devices during IDF,...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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Biostar preemptively shows off P67 motherboard
— 6:00 AM on September 29, 2010

Perhaps Biostar is hoping to cash in on the fresh, post-IDF buzz surrounding Sandy Bridge, or maybe it's just ensuring everyone knows what to expect...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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PCI Express 3.0 base spec to be ready by November
— 10:30 AM on September 15, 2010

Now that newer PCs are rocking PCI Express 2.0 slots, it's time for an upgrade, don't you think? EE Times reports that PCI-SIG will...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Gigabyte dresses up Sandy Bridge in gold, blue
— 11:04 PM on September 13, 2010

IDF —Motherboard makers have, of course, been prepping for Intel's next-gen Sandy Bridge processors for some time now, and the folks at...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Chipsets

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Report: High-end MSI graphics cards and motherboards to be ruggedized
— 1:42 PM on September 13, 2010

In a report regarding MSI's August revenues, DigiTimes has revealed that the company plans to introduce "ruggedized" motherboards and graphics cards. No additional...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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Poll: How important is USB 3.0?
— 1:38 PM on September 8, 2010

After making its debut on high-end motherboards, USB 3.0 is quickly trickling down to more affordable boards and making its way into notebooks. It's...

Poll Question: • USB 3.0 is...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets Mobile computing

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Metro 2033 and MSI Big Bang winners... claim your prizes!
— 1:43 PM on September 7, 2010

Good news, everyone. We've drawn the seven winners from last month's Metro 2033 and MSI Big Bang Xpower giveaway. Let's start with our grand prize...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Gaming

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USB 3.0 controllers from ASMedia, Via, and Eton still not certified
— 11:00 AM on September 7, 2010

Perhaps no PC interface is in more dire need of an upgrade than USB. USB 3.0 has come to the rescue, but it's thus...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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Report: Next Intel reference mobo to have USB 3.0
— 9:22 AM on September 7, 2010

Recent stories have suggested that Intel might not release a chipset with built-in USB 3.0 support until 2012. That may be so, but according...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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A few hours remain in our Metro 2033 and Big Bang Xpower giveaway
— 11:10 AM on September 2, 2010

Almost a week has passed since we kicked off our latest contest, in which we're giving our loyal readers a chance to win one...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Gaming The Tech Report

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Release roundup: Golden PSUs, a big honkin' laptop, and Mini-ITX goodness
— 5:56 PM on August 26, 2010

This week in our release roundup, we have news from Corsair, Eurocom, XFX, and Zotac:

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Power Mobile computing

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Win one of six Metro 2033 copies or an MSI Big Bang mobo
— 2:00 PM on August 26, 2010

Hot on the heels of our last two giveaways, in which we distributed a motherlode of game licenses and some shiny hardware, we're...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Gaming The Tech Report

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SuperSpeed USB 3.0 added to Zotac Mini ITX board
— 10:38 AM on August 10, 2010

Zotac's first Mini ITX spin on the H55 Express chipset won a TR Recommended award when we reviewed the board back in April. ...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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