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July 2nd, 2009

ASUS Maximus II GENE P45 mATX Motherboard Review

Technology in general advances at a breakneck pace and while the old adage of “faster, stronger” is still in full effect, miniaturization is the new flavor that is sweeping the industry.  The ROG Gene motherboards from ASUS take an overclocker’s dream and shrink it down to a more manageable size.  Can they actually fit in [...]


May 12th, 2009

ASUS Rampage II Gene mATX Motherboard Review

The Republic of Gamers series from ASUS has seen its fair share of legendary motherboards. From the Blitz to the Maximus, these products have been aimed directly at enthusiasts who want the best of the best. Today we take a look at an evolution of the Rampage namesake with one of the first mATX enthusiast [...]


April 22nd, 2009

EVGA X58 3X SLI Classified LGA1366 Motherboard Review

It’s big, it’s powerful, it’s expensive and the EVGA Classified is the new motherboad bully on the i7 block. In this review we put it through its paces with some extreme LN2 overclocking and benchmarking. Did EVGA deliver the board enthusiasts everywhere have been dreaming of? Let’s find out.


April 20th, 2009

ASUS M4A78T-E 790GX AM3 Motherboard Review

AM3 CPUs have slowly been making their way into the market and with them various supporting motherboards have been released. Today we take a look at the ASUS M4A78T-E which is based off of AMD’s 790GX chipset. While it may not be the high-performance 790FX, the GX carries with it an on-board IGP as well [...]


March 13th, 2009

DFI LanParty UT X58-T3eH8 LGA1366 Motherboard Review

DFI has been a staple brand for overclockers all over the world and with the UT X58-T3eH8, they have made their way into the Core i7 world. In this review we take a close look at this flagship board and see if it has the options necessary for DFI to regain the overclocking crown they [...]


February 9th, 2009

Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD5 X58 Motherboard Review

As the X58 evolution marches on, many companies are releasing more affordable solutions for those of you who want your i7 fix without paying over $400 for a motherboard. Gigabyte has you covered with their new GA-EX58-UD5 board which promises excellent performance, features galore and all options enthusiasts crave. Let’s see how it does.


January 6th, 2009

EVGA X58 SLI LGA 1366 Motherboard Review

Intel’s Core i7 processors burst onto the market not too long ago and with them came a deluge of X58 motherboards. In this review we will be looking at the EVGA X58 SLI which not only promises Tri-SLI but also extreme overclocking potential. Can it live up to our hopes?


December 18th, 2008

ASUS Rampage II Extreme X58 Motherboard Review

As a follow-up to the massively popular Rampage Extreme, ASUS had a considerable task on their hands and it would have been easy for them to drop the ball. However, at first sight, it looks like they have not only succeeded in creating another exceptional product, but have once again raised the bar when it [...]


November 25th, 2008

Gigabyte EP45-DS3R P45 Motherboard Review

With the release of the Intel P45 chipset, there has been a massive influx of new budget-oriented motherboards flooding the market. We have seen the high-end Gigabyte P45 motherboards so now it is time to look at one which is more reasonably priced: the EP45-DS3. If this board is able to carry on where Gigabyte’s [...]


October 30th, 2008

Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3P Motherboard Review

The P45 is possibly the most popular chipset on the market and Gigabyte has been using it on an amazing number of boards as of late. The EP45-UD3P is their latest board which features the all-new Ultra Durable 3 technology along with 2 ounces of copper built right into the PCB. Let’s see how this [...]