MOTHERBOARD NEWS

March 23rd, 2012, 9:25 AM

BIOSTAR Introduces the TA970XE AM3+ Motherboard

BIOSTAR Group, the world renowned manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards, industrial computing systems and peripherals, announces the new generation of TA970XE series motherboards for AMD AM3+ CPUs. Their capabilities are very close to the top TA990FXE and offer overclockers and gamers considerable power and flexible settings for a reasonable price. The TA970XE board sports the [...]

March 15th, 2012, 9:58 AM

MSI Announces the All-New Intel 7 Series Motherboards

World renowned computer manufacturer MSI announces today motherboard products based on Intel’s Z77/H77/B75 series chipsets, with support for the new generation of 22 nm process CPUs featuring PCI Express Gen3 specification. The all-new Military Class III products utilizes high-specification components that meet MIL-STD-810G’s seven rigorous testing standards, and have passed certification by credible third party [...]

March 7th, 2012, 7:29 PM

Gigabyte Says it has “Claimed Number 1 Spot for Motherboard Durability”

This lovely press release from Gigabyte came through the Hardware Canucks news inbox today. Claiming number 1 spot for motherboard durability is certainly a brazen claim to make. Head over to the forums to discuss whether Gigabyte can live up to its claims.  GIGABYTE TECHNOLGY Co. Ltd., a manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today [...]

February 23rd, 2012, 9:22 AM

ASRock Introduces the Fatal1ty X79 Professional Motherboard

Gamers need so much more from their PCs! With this concept in mind, Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel worked closely with ASRock engineers to develop a well-featured motherboard based on the exciting Intel X79 chipset. Equipped with top-class components, the new ASRock/Fatal1ty X79 Professional was designed to exceed expectations of even the most dedicated gamer! “This Fatal1ty [...]

February 14th, 2012, 1:15 AM

BIOSTAR Announces the TZ77XE4 Motherboards

BIOSTAR, the world’s famous manufacturer of mainboards, graphics cards, industrial computing systems and computer peripherals, proudly announces the BIOSTAR TZ77XE4 motherboards within the CeBIT 2012. The most frequent word combination in description of the new flagship lineup will be “for the first time” because the TZ77XE4 boards house a great deal of innovative technologies not [...]

February 9th, 2012, 1:01 PM

VIA Announces Highest Performance Dual Core VIA EPIA-M910 Mini-ITX Board

VIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator of power efficient x86 processor platforms, today announced the VIA EPIA-M910 Mini-ITX board, the latest dual core Mini-ITX board featuring one of the richest I/O sets available for a wide range of embedded applications including ATM, kiosks, POS, digital signage, healthcare and digital media applications. The VIA EPIA-M910 is [...]

February 3rd, 2012, 9:31 AM

Motherboard Price Hike Expected

Citing industry sources, Digitimes is reporting that motherboard manufacturers are expecting to have to raise their prices by 10% this year due to rising copper and labour prices in China. “Motherboard prices were hiked by 5-10% in early 2011 to reflect increased material costs and the impact of labor shortages, and by 3-8% in April 2011 [...]

January 18th, 2012, 2:06 PM

ASRock Slides into 3rd Place in Channel Motherboard Market Share

Digitimes [Link Paywalled] is reporting that Taiwan based motherboard manufacturer ASRock is now the 3rd largest channel motherboard manufacturer, having set target shipments of 10 million motherboards for 2012. Though ASRock missed its goal of shipping 9 million motherboards in 2011 by 13.3% (7.8 million units shipped), the company is nipping at the heels of [...]

January 11th, 2012, 8:20 AM

CES 2012: ZOTAC Launches Next-Generation DIY Home Theater PC Motherboards

ZOTAC International, a leading innovator and a channel manufacturer, today launches the ZOTAC D2700-ITX WiFi Supreme – a next-generation mini-ITX platform for DIY home theater PC users. The ZOTAC D2700-ITX WiFi Supreme combines the latest energy-efficient Intel Atom processor with world-class NVIDIA GeForce graphics processors for superior energy-efficiency and stunning high-definition video playback. The latest [...]

January 3rd, 2012, 10:50 AM

MSI Unveils Big Bang-XPower II

Motherboard manufacturer MSI announces today the official release of the Big Bang-XPower II, a flagship mainboard based on the Intel® X79 Express chipset. Featuring the latest PCI Express Gen 3 standard and 4-way NVIDIA SLI / AMD CrossFire technology with 8 slots of Quad-Channel memory to achieve extreme performance, the Big Bang-XPower II mainboard also [...]