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Z68, 890GX chipsets pop up on Zotac Mini-ITX mobos
— 5:56 AM on June 1, 2011

Computex — As one might expect, Zotac is displaying all sorts of Mini-ITX goodness in Taipei, Taiwan this week. The most intriguing board of...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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PCI Express 3.0 slots appear on MSI Z68 motherboard
— 5:12 AM on June 1, 2011

Computex — Like seemingly every other motherboard maker, MSI is showing off an X79 model loaded with PCI Express 3.0 slots. You don't need to...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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X79, Llano motherboards break cover at Computex
— 9:38 AM on May 31, 2011

Computex — Intel's X58 chipset is in dire need of an upgrade, and we caught a glimpse of what that will look like while visiting...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Bulldozer mobos from Asus and MSI: Sabertooth 990FX & 990FXA-GD80
— 10:57 PM on May 30, 2011

Bulldozer-based Zambezi CPUs are coming, but motherboard makers can't be bothered to wait. We take a detailed look at a pair of Bulldozer...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Photos of next-gen AMD boards from MSI, Gigabyte leak
— 4:26 PM on May 24, 2011

As AMD's next-gen Llano and Zambezi processors draw closer and closer to release, pictures of matching motherboards are somehow finding their way into the wild....

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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There's still time to enter our latest giveaway!
— 3:41 PM on May 19, 2011

Those of you who tuned in last week probably know about our latest contest, as part of which we're giving away an MSI P67A-GD80...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Gaming

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Assistant fan improves Thermal Armor performance
— 10:24 PM on May 18, 2011

Asus' Sabertooth P67 is a very good motherboard. We said as much in our review, but there is one catch. The much-touted...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Leaked photo shows ECS Llano motherboard
— 4:57 PM on May 17, 2011

AMD's Llano processors have been shipping for about a month and a half now, and AMD plans a retail debut this quarter, so we...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Is it EFI or not? Gigabyte's Hybrid EFI BIOS explained
— 11:16 AM on May 13, 2011

There has been much confusion over the true nature of the so-called Hybrid EFI technology built into Gigabyte's 6-series motherboards, including the Z68X-UD3H-B3 we

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Release roundup: Mobos, software, and fan controllers
— 4:17 PM on May 12, 2011

After a brief hiatus, our weekly release roundup is back, this time with news from Biostar, FinalWire, Gigabyte, and NZXT. Let's see what those companies...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cooling Storage

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Z68 Express motherboards from Asus, Gigabyte, and MSI
— 2:01 AM on May 11, 2011

Intel's Z68 Express has finally arrived. Join us as we explore the chipset's QuickSync transcoding support, accompanying GPU virtualization, new Smart Response SSD...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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We're giving away a P67 mobo, a GTX 560, and a dozen games
— 5:41 PM on May 10, 2011

Believe it or not, we've cooked up yet another giveaway for our faithful readers. This time, we can thank MSI and Nvidia for contributing the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Gaming

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Purported Llano test board has USB 3.0 header
— 5:39 PM on May 9, 2011

The folks over at VR-Zone have snagged a picture of what they claim to be an AMD Llano development motherboard. The mobo features an...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Asus' Sabertooth P67 motherboard
— 12:27 AM on May 4, 2011

Asus' Sabertooth P67 motherboard offers five-year warranty coverage, loads of temperature sensors, and a novel shroud designed to cool motherboard components. We take...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards

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Release roundup: Pre-built PCs, SSDs, and extreme mobos
— 4:13 PM on April 28, 2011

This week in our roundup of miscellaneous product launches and announcements, we've got news from Asus, iBuypower, OCZ, and Origin PC.

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Systems Mobile computing

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Zotac announces Brazos Mini-ITX board with passive cooling
— 11:43 AM on April 28, 2011

Midget motherboard maker Zotac is finally throwning its hat into the Fusion ring. The company has announced the FUSION-ITX WiFi A-series, bringing shouty...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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It's official: Nvidia will license SLI for next-gen AMD mobos
— 11:36 AM on April 28, 2011

The rumors were true. Nvidia confirmed on its blog this morning that SLI support is finally coming to motherboards with AMD chipsets. That's been...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Nvidia's Optimus tech may be headed to the desktop
— 4:57 PM on April 25, 2011

For years now, we've praised Nvidia's Optimus technology for helping endow notebooks with discrete GPUs without ruining battery life. Is Nvidia on the verge of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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