SANDY BRIDGE

January 3rd, 2011

Intel Sandy Bridge Core i5 2500K & Core i7 2600K Processors Review

With Intel still adhering to their tick / tock release strategy, it was only a matter of time until a new architecture was introduced and it’s name is Sandy Bridge.  Today marks the launch of no less than eight new desktop processors based on a highly refined 32nm manufacturing process and ranging in price from [...]

December 28th, 2010

MSI P67A-GD65 Sandy Bridge Motherboard Preview

MSI has long been held in relatively high regard by the vast majority of the enthusiast community but competing against the likes of Gigabyte and ASUS is never easy.  Nonetheless, their upcoming 1155 lineup is looking strong and in this preview we will be taking a look at the P67A-GD65, a board that will certainly [...]

December 28th, 2010

Gigabyte P67A-UD7 & P67A-UD4 Sandy Bridge Motherboards Preview

With Intel’s Sandy Bridge architecture right around the corner, motherboard manufacturers are naturally chomping at the bit to introduce their newest generation of products.  Gigabyte will have a full lineup of P67 and H67 boards and in this article we take a quick look at two of them:  the inexpensive P67A-UD4 and the enthusiast-oriented P67A-UD7

December 7th, 2010

NVIDIA SLI Technology Confirmed for Intel Sandy Bridge Motherboards

NVIDIA today announced that NVIDIA SLI technology has been licensed by the world’s leading motherboard manufacturers — including Intel, ASUS, Gigabyte, MSI and EVGA — for use on their Intel P67 Express Chipset-based motherboards designed for the upcoming Intel Sandy Bridge processors. As a result, customers who purchase a SLI-certified P67-based motherboard and a Sandy [...]

November 14th, 2010

ASUS P67 ‘Sandy Bridge’ Motherboards Preview

Many have heard rumors of Intel’s upcoming Sandy Bridge architecture and the motherboards which are sure to accompany any upcoming products.  Naturally, motherboard manufacturers are well on their way towards releasing supporting designs and in this article we take a quick look at some of ASUS’ offerings.

November 4th, 2010

Gigabyte Expands P67 Series Motherboard Lineup

We got a glimpse of Gigabyte’s lineup of Sandy Bridge ready motherboards late last week, however today we get to see the full lineup of products, which includes an expansion of the new black PCB that was first revealed with the P67-UD3R. All models will have full support for Intel’s 32nm Sandy Bridge CPU’s when [...]

November 3rd, 2010

Asus Sandy Bridge P67 Motherboards Spotted

Motherboards from the Asus line of Sandy-Bridge, P67 chipset were shown off in Europe this week; the ROG Maximus IV Extreme, TUF Sabertooth P67, P8P67 Deluxe and P8P67. The Maximus IV Formula is slated to handle absolute everything that could possibly be thrown at it, sporting 4 x PCIe 2.0 x16 slots, allowing for 3/4-way [...]

October 29th, 2010

Gigabyte Debuts Trio of Sandy Bridge Ready Motherboards

GIGABYTE has posted three upcoming motherboards that all share one common trait; support for Intel’s yet to be released Sandy-Bridge processors. Based on the P67/H67 chipset, the three boards will begin the companies mid-range offerings when the new processors are released sometime in the new year. All of the boards are based on the LGA1155 [...]

June 10th, 2010

Intel Sandy Bridge CPU Details and Benchmarks Leaked

Computex 2010 saw numerous motherboard manufacturers showing off their 6-series chipset offerings for Intel’s new generation of Sandy Bridge based processors. The only thing missing was details on the new CPUs themselves. Fortunately for all the tech junkies out there, an engineering sample has landed in the hands of Coolaler.com who has been kind enough [...]