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We're thanks-giving away an MSI X79 mobo and GTX 580 video card
— 5:39 PM on November 23, 2011

'Tis the season of giving. In that spirit, we're following up our Anomaly: Warzone Earth giveaway with another, even grander contest. This time, three...

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Sandy Bridge-E CPUs, motherboards already selling at Newegg
— 12:35 PM on November 16, 2011

Just two days after Intel lifted the lid on Sandy Bridge-E, CPUs are already in stock at Newegg. The flagship Core i7-3960X is...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Hard-drive shortages impact motherboard shipments
— 9:59 AM on November 14, 2011

Unless you've been living under a rock these past few weeks, you know the flooding in Thailand has caused hard-drive prices to go through...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Report: Next-gen Bulldozer chipsets due next year
— 11:16 AM on November 8, 2011

As advanced as AMD's Bulldozer architecture may be, the accompanying chipsets are relatively pedestrian. Much of the blame lies with the SB850 south-bridge component,...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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MSI teases X79 motherboard family
— 6:00 AM on November 8, 2011

As Intel's Sandy Bridge-E processors draw nearer, companies are eagerly sending out snapshots of their matching X79 motherboards. After Asus and ASRock, we've...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Gigabyte shows off '3D' UEFI implementation
— 10:59 AM on November 4, 2011

Gigabyte has famously dragged its feet in transitioning its motherboard firmware from old-school BIOSes to next-generation UEFIs. What has the motherboard maker been working...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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ASRock shows off four X79 motherboards
— 11:12 AM on October 31, 2011

Hear that rumbling in the distance? That's the sound of Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge-E processor, whose impending arrival has motherboard makers eager to show...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Asus previews X79 motherboards
— 11:11 AM on October 26, 2011

Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge-E processor isn't out yet, but motherboard makers are already jockeying for position. A batch of X79 motherboards designed for the...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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TigerDirect lists Bulldozer, 990FX bundle a little early
— 10:07 AM on October 5, 2011

No, AMD still hasn't pulled the trigger on the desktop version of Bulldozer—at least, no announcement has hit the wires quite yet. Tiger Direct must...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Leaked slide reveals next AMD FX platform
— 11:45 AM on October 3, 2011

AMD's Bulldozer-based FX processors have yet to arrive, but already, Turkish site Donanim Haber has a leaked slide detailing what to expect from their...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets

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Leaked AMD mobile roadmap littered with codenames
— 11:11 AM on September 26, 2011

A senior member of the 3DCenter forums has posted what look like slides revealing AMD's mobile roadmap through 2013. As is usually the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets Mobile computing

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Release roundup: Gaming cases, tiny mobos, and more
— 9:33 AM on September 23, 2011

This week in our look at miscellaneous product releases, we bring tidings from Enermax, LaCie, Lian Li, Thermaltake, and Zotac: Enermax...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cases Storage

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UEFI comes to Gigabyte X79 mobos
— 9:04 PM on September 15, 2011

IDF — For more than nine months, Gigabyte has had the unflattering distinction of being the only big-name motherboard maker to eschew the UEFI. ...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Revamped MSI UEFI looks promising
— 5:08 PM on September 15, 2011

IDF — MSI's first UEFI effort was a bit of a disaster. The user interface was sluggish and unresponsive, the mouse support was plagued...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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MSI serves up three X79 motherboards
— 1:31 AM on September 14, 2011

IDF — Gigabyte and Intel aren't the only ones showing off X79 motherboards at IDF. MSI has three LGA2011 boards on display, including a...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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X79 motherboards spotted at IDF
— 6:21 PM on September 13, 2011

IDF — Sandy Bridge E is out in full force at the Intel Developer Forum, and we've already seen a handful of X79 motherboards that...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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PCIe 3.0 blamed for Sandy Bridge E delay
— 11:48 AM on September 9, 2011

Every motherboard maker we talked to at Computex earlier this summer told us to expect X79-based mobos designed for "Sandy Bridge E" processors right about...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets

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Controller round-up seeks fastest USB 3.0 solution
— 10:44 AM on August 24, 2011

USB 3.0 was a long time coming, and it finally seems to be taking hold. Blue SuperSpeed ports can be found on a range...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets Storage

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