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December 2nd, 2013

MSI MPower Max Z87 Motherboard Review

MSI’s MPower Max is designed to go head to head against the likes of ASUS’ Z87 Deluxe and Gigabyte’s UD7 series but with a massive feature set, it has the capability to outstrip both.


November 17th, 2013

GIGABYTE Z87X-UD4H Motherboard Review

Gigabyte’s Z87X-UD4H represents an excellent combination of great features and a fair price but in such a competitive market, it needs to be a cut above to make the grade.


October 27th, 2013

ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Professional Review

ASRock has been making some waves in the enthusiast motherboard segment and the Fatal1ty Z87 Professional one of their latest endeavors for Haswell processors.


August 19th, 2013

ASUS Z87 Maximus VI Hero Review

Combining price and performance isn’t something ASUS’ ROG motherboards are known for but the Maximus VI Hero bucks that trend by delivering an incredible array of features at a lower than expected cost.


August 17th, 2013

Gigabyte’s A88X FM2+ Motherboards Detailed

With AMD”s Kaveri APU architecture on the horizon, companies have begun launching their A88 FM2+ motherboards.  Gigabyte’s new A88X G1.Sniper and F2A88X-UP4 are among the first.


August 5th, 2013

GIGABYTE Z87X-UD5H Motherboard Review

Gigabyte’s new Z87X-UD5H may be targeted towards the upper end of the mid-range market but it incorporates features normally found on flagship models.  But with such cutthroad competition among Haswell motherboards, will this be enough?


June 27th, 2013

ASUS Z87 Deluxe Motherboard Review

ASUS’ Z87 Deluxe is a $300 board that’s packed full of features but it is also one of the most expensive Z87 boards on the market.  Novice overclockers will be particularly interested since three kinds of auto-overclocking modes have been included too.


February 4th, 2013

GIGABYTE Z77X-UD4H LGA1155 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte’s new Z77X-UD4H is among a new breed of motherboards which combine high end feature sets with an affordable price.  Boasting great overclocking abilities and dual card Crossfire / SLI compatibility, it seems to have everything a budget-conscious enthusiast could possibly want.


May 6th, 2012

ASUS Maximus V GENE Z77 mATX Motherboard Review

The Maximus V Gene has everything gamers and overclockers could possibly want:  a great BIOS, features galore and the possibility for multi card GPU configurations.  All of this -and more- is packed into a svelte mATX configuration which packs enough of a punch that many expensive, full sized ATX boards have something afraid of.


March 26th, 2012

GIGABYTE X79-UD5 LGA2011 Motherboard Review

Unlike some of the ultra-pricey X79 motherboards that we have reviewed so far, the GIGABYTE X79-UD5 carries a fairly reasonable price tag, yet still has an exhaustive specs list. Does it come short in any area? We find out in this review.