P55

August 21st, 2009

Asus Launching New TUF Series Sabertooth 55i Motherboard

For those as tired of reading P55 announcements as we are of writing them, here is something to get really excited about. Asus is introducing a whole new lineup of motherboard (or at least one new board for now) that is geared straight for the extreme enthusiast. Asus already has their Republic of Gamer boards [...]

August 20th, 2009

Asus Maximus III Gene – P55 for the mATX Crowd

The big launch is almost upon us and motherboard manufacturers have been rolling out P55 based boards on a daily basis, many of which we will be previewing here at Hardware Canucks over the coming weeks. Asus has an already impressive lineup of P55 chipset offerings ready for the Core i5 launch, and it looks [...]

August 10th, 2009

NVIDIA SLI Technology To Be Featured With P55 Chipset

VIDIA Corporation today announced that Intel Corporation, and the world’s other leading motherboard manufacturers, including ASUS, EVGA, Gigabyte, and MSI, have all licensed NVIDIA® SLI® technology for inclusion on their Intel® P55 Express Chipset-based motherboards designed for the upcoming Intel® Core™ i7 and i5 processor in the LGA1156 socket. As a result, customers who purchase [...]

July 15th, 2009

Braidwood Technology – Intel’s Golden Child

Since Computex 2009 we have had one pressing question surrounding slated release of Intel’s P55 Chipset. Will it have Braidwood technology or not? Although it has yet to be answered we can at least get an idea; not from Intel itself but rather all the board manufacturers showing off their P55 concepts. Looming in the [...]

June 18th, 2009

ASUS Maximus III – An ROG Formula For Success

The simple sight of an ROG motherboard is awe inspiring. With the upcoming Launch of Intel’s Lynnfield Processors ASUS brings its A-Game to the table. Their offering? The ASUS Maximus III. Tracing its roots, the Maximus line of motherboards has a long and colourful history in the world of computers. The name alone spells performance [...]

May 27th, 2009

Asus/ASRock/ECS – P55, 785G Motherboard Roundup

There was quite the kerfuffle this morning as annoucements poured in from various sources toting their latest sightings of Intel P55 and AMD 785G chipsets. With a major tech trade show ( COMPUTEX  09 ) drawing near, these are expected – but heck, we don’t need a half dozen separate articles for every single motherboard. So why [...]