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March 28th, 2010

Gigabyte GA-P55A-UD7 LGA 1156 Motherboard Review

While many may think of P55 motherboards as a less-expensive alternative to an X58-based product, enthusiasts have learned that many LGA 1156 processors can be pushed to obscene speeds when paired up with the right board.  As such, manufacturers have been releasing P55 boards of increasing potential at a feverish rate.  Gigabyte’s P55A-UD7 is meant [...]


March 14th, 2010

ASUS ROG Rampage III Extreme LGA1366 Motherboard Preview

The Republic of Gamers series from ASUS has always been known for being among the best in the industry and the Rampage motherboards are at the their forefront.  The new Rampage III Extreme will soon be released and will represent one of the highest-end motherboards on the market.  In this preview we take the board [...]


March 11th, 2010

ASUS Crosshair IV Formula AM3 890FX Motherboard Sneak Peak

ASUS hasn’t been making much noise in the high-end AMD market as of late and has instead concentrated their new Republic of Gamers series motherboards towards Intel users.  That is all about to change with the upcoming release of their Crosshair IV Formula which is based off of AMD’s 890FX chipset.  In this sneak peak [...]


March 3rd, 2010

ASUS RoG Maximus III Extreme LGA 1156 Motherboard Preview

ASUS has long been known for their Republic of Gamers series of motherboards and while they have products already in place for both of Intel’s P55 and X58 platforms, they felt it was time to take things to the next level.  The Maximus III Extreme follows closely in the footsteps of the original Maximus III [...]


March 1st, 2010

AMD’s 890GX Chipset: Low-End Price, High-End Features

After years of waiting for an update for an aging 700-series chipset lineup, AMD’s faithful have finally been rewarded with the release of the 800-series of AM3 boards.  In this article, we take an in-depth look at what the 890GX has to offer and preview boards from ASUS and Gigabyte.


February 23rd, 2010

ASUS P7H57D-V EVO LGA1156 Motherboard Review

With P55 boards making inroads into nearly every price segment, there doesn’t seem to be too much place in the market for boards based on Intel’s lower-end chipsets.  However, ASUS has released what some would call the King of H57 boards with their new P7H57D-V EVO.  Not only does it come with SATA 6Gbps and [...]


January 25th, 2010

Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD7 LGA1366 Motherboard Review

With the dawn of the USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gb/s age, motherboard manufacturers have been quick to adopt both of these new technologies.  Gigabyte in particular has been at the forefront of technology and with their flagship GA-X58A-UD7, they are hot on the heals of the best of the best in terms of high-end features, [...]


December 28th, 2009

EVGA P55 Classified 200 LGA1156 Motherboard Review

What is black and red and full of sexy all over? Well we can’t tell you because it is Classified. That’s right, this is another installment of the EVGA Classified show. Our guest star is of the P55 variety sporting the latest mainstream LGA1156 socket from Intel.  The term mainstream, which is what the Intel [...]


December 20th, 2009

Gigabyte P55-UD6 LGA1156 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte has a long-standing tradition of manufacturing some of the most reliable motherboards on the market but reliability is just one of many necessities when competing in the P55 market.   Their new P55-UD6 board has something for everyone in terms of features but can it match or surpass the performance of similarly-priced boards from [...]


December 9th, 2009

ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO & M4A785TD-M EVO AM3 Motherboards Review

There is no hiding the fact that while AMD can’t compete in the high end portion of the CPU market just yet, they have some amazing budget-minded processors that will appeal to a broad market.  However, these processors would be nothing if they couldn’t be paired up with well priced yet fully featured motherboards such [...]