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November 18th, 2009

ASUS Maximus III Formula LGA1156 Motherboard Review

P55 motherboards come in all shapes and sizes while retailing for prices that are sure to fit anyone’s budget.  On one end of the spectrum we have the budget friendly, basic products while on the other there are the high-end, feature rich  enthusiast boards like the ASUS Maximus III Formula.  This board looks to offer [...]


October 18th, 2009

MSI P55-GD80 LGA1156 Motherboard Review

We all know MSI as the company that had so much potential but then faded a bit right as the X38 boards were released.  However, they are back with a vengeance and are sporting one of the strongest P55 lineups of any manufacturer.  Their flagship board is the P55-GD80 and its looking to take on [...]


October 1st, 2009

ASUS P7P55D Deluxe LGA1156 Motherboard Review

As Lynnfield processors muscle their way into the market, the number of motherboards available for the platform has grown in leaps and bounds. Unfortunately, many manufacturers are struggling to find ways to differentiate their products from those of the competition.  ASUS hopes their P7P55D Deluxe will have enough unique features to make it stand out [...]


September 23rd, 2009

EVGA X58 SLI Micro LGA1366 mATX Motherboard Review

The mATX form factor has really made a name for itself over the last few years and that has carried forward to the X58 chipset with fully featured monster boards packed into a small mATX form factor. The EVGA X58 SLI Micro continues that tradition by offering pretty much everything its full ATX X58 counterparts [...]


September 14th, 2009

EVGA P55 Classified 200 LGA1156 Motherboard Preview

Even though the Lynnfield processor lineup is still in its infancy, we have seen a massive number of motherboards become available for it in a very short time.  These P55-based boards run the gamut of both pricing and features but none have excited us more than the one we will be previewing for you today:  [...]


September 3rd, 2009

ASUS RoG Maximus III Formula Lynnfield Motherboard Preview

It seems everywhere we turn these days there is a new P55, Lynnfield-supporting motherboard coming out of the woodwork.  Today we take a quick look at the board that ASUS hopes will head up every enthusiast’s shopping list when the new i5 / i7 processors are released:  the Maximus III Formula.  This Republic of Gamers [...]


August 30th, 2009

ASUS Crosshair III Formula AM3 Motherboard Review

If we went back in time to just a few short months ago, there really wasn’t anything that was really exciting about what motherboard manufacturers had on tap for AMD’s lineup.  Now, with the resurgence of the AMD brand’s Phenom architecture, things are rapidly changing and the AM3 platform is being noticed by enthusiasts.  Today [...]


August 20th, 2009

MSI P55-GD80 Lynnfield Motherboard Preview

As of late, MSI seems to be a company on the upswing as they seem to be following up their success in the laptop and netbook markets by pouring money into their motherboard development teams.  Once the Lynnfield processors are released, expect MSI to be leading the P55 charge with the product we are previewing [...]


August 19th, 2009

EVGA P55 Motherboard Lineup Revealed + P55 FTW Preview

As our P55 previews continue, we are now able to bring you some exclusive information:  the details of EVGA’s entire P55 motherboard lineup along with some new pieces of overclocking technology.  Piggybacking onto this deluge of drool-worthy information is our preview of the upcoming EVGA P55 FTW motherboard. 


August 17th, 2009

ASUS P7P55D Deluxe Lynnfield Motherboard Preview

As a new generation of Intel processors approaches, motherboard manufacturers are understandably excited since most of them have had their P55 boards primed and ready for some time now.  Today we begin our series of P55 motherboard previews with a product that promises both performance and excellent pricing:  the ASUS P7P55D Deluxe.