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ASUS X99-PRO Motherboard ASUS X99-PRO Motherboard
First Look - November 5, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASUS X99-PRO is a top mid-range socket LGA2011-v3 motherboard with a high-end audio controller, ten SATA-600 ports, ten USB 3.0 ports, one SATA Express port, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac interface, and more. Let’s take a good look at it.
ASRock QC5000-ITX Motherboard ASRock QC5000-ITX Motherboard
First Look - November 4, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASRock QC5000-ITX is a Mini-ITX motherboard from ASRock that comes with an AMD A4-5000 CPU soldered on it. Let’s check it out!
Gigabyte X99-UD3 Motherboard Gigabyte X99-UD3 Motherboard
First Look - October 30, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let´s take a look at the Gigabyte X99-UD3, a mid-range socket LGA2011-v3 motherboard with a high-end audio controller, four PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, ten SATA-600 ports, and eight USB 3.0 ports.
ASUS X99-A Motherboard ASUS X99-A Motherboard
First Look - October 29, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS X99-A, a mid-range socket LGA2011-v3 motherboard with a high-end audio controller, ten SATA-600 ports, ten USB 3.0 ports, and one SATA Express port.
ASUS AM1M-A Motherboard ASUS AM1M-A Motherboard
First Look - October 15, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS AM1M-A, a socket AM1 motherboard for the new "Kabini" Sempron and Athlon CPUs, with four USB 3.0 ports and two SATA-600 ports.
ASRock X99 Extreme4 Motherboard ASRock X99 Extreme4 Motherboard
First Look - October 14, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let´s take a look at the X99 Extreme4, a mid-range socket LGA2011-v3 motherboard from ASRock with a high-end audio controller, ten SATA-600 ports, and six USB 3.0 ports.
ASUS RAMPAGE V EXTREME Motherboard ASUS RAMPAGE V EXTREME Motherboard
First Look - October 7, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS RAMPAGE V EXTREME, a high-end socket LGA2011-v3 motherboard with a high-end audio controller, 12 SATA-600 ports, 14 USB 3.0 ports, two SATA Express ports, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac interface, and an overclocking panel.
ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer Motherboard
First Look - October 6, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer is a microATX socket LGA2011-v3 motherboard with a high-end audio and Ethernet controllers, ten SATA-600 ports, and six USB 3.0 ports. Check it out!
ASUS X99-DELUXE Motherboard ASUS X99-DELUXE Motherboard
First Look - September 30, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS X99-DELUXE, a socket LGA2011-v3 motherboard with a high-end audio controller, 12 SATA-600 ports, 14 USB 3.0 ports, two SATA Express ports, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac interface, and more.
ASRock D1800B-ITX Motherboard ASRock D1800B-ITX Motherboard
First Look - September 18, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The D1800B-ITX is a Mini-ITX motherboard from ASRock that comes with a Celeron J1800 CPU soldered on it. Let’s check it out!
ASUS MAXIMUS VII FORMULA/WATCH DOGS Motherboard ASUS MAXIMUS VII FORMULA/WATCH DOGS Motherboard
First Look - September 15, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS MAXIMUS VII FORMULA/WATCH DOGS, a top mainstream socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the new Intel Z97 chipset, bringing a high-end audio codec, ten SATA-600 ports, eight USB 3.0 ports, Wi-Fi interface, and that comes with the Watch Dogs game bundled.
ASRock D1800M Motherboard ASRock D1800M Motherboard
First Look - September 8, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASRock D1800M, a value motherboard that comes with a Celeron J1800 CPU soldered on it.
ASUS H97-PRO GAMER Motherboard ASUS H97-PRO GAMER Motherboard
First Look - August 22, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS H97-PRO GAMER, a mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the Intel H97 chipset, bringing a high-end audio codec, six SATA-600 ports (allowing one SATA Express connection), and six USB 3.0 ports.
ASUS Z97-DELUXE Motherboard ASUS Z97-DELUXE Motherboard
First Look - August 4, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS Z97-DELUXE, a mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the new Intel Z97 chipset, bringing a high-end audio codec, 10 SATA-600 ports (allowing two SATA Express connections), 10 USB 3.0 ports, and Wi-Fi interface.
ASUS Z97-PRO Motherboard ASUS Z97-PRO Motherboard
First Look - July 24, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS Z97-PRO, a mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the new Intel Z97 chipset, bringing a high-end audio codec, eight SATA-600 ports (allowing one SATA Express connection), and eight USB 3.0 ports.
ASRock Fatal1ty H97 Killer Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty H97 Killer Motherboard
First Look - July 7, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASRock Fatal1ty H97 Killer, a mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the Intel H97 chipset, bringing a high-end audio codec, six SATA-600 ports (allowing one SATA Express connection), and six USB 3.0 ports.
ASRock Fatal1ty Z97 Killer Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty Z97 Killer Motherboard
First Look - June 26, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASRock Fatal1ty Z97 Killer is a mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the new Intel Z97 chipset, bringing a high-end audio codec, six SATA-600 ports (allowing one SATA Express connection), and six USB 3.0 ports.
ASRock Z97 Extreme4 Motherboard ASRock Z97 Extreme4 Motherboard
First Look - June 24, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASRock Z97 Extreme4 is a top mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the new Intel Z97 chipset, bringing a high-end audio codec, eight SATA-600 ports (allowing one SATA Express connection), and eight USB 3.0 ports.
Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK Motherboard Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK Motherboard
First Look - May 26, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK, a high-end socket LGA1150 motherboard based on the new Intel Z97 chipset, supporting one SATA Express connector and other goodies.
ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Motherboard
First Look - April 22, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The Fatal1ty B85 Killer is a mid-range motherboard for socket LGA1150 processors, based on the Intel B85 chipset. As with other motherboards of the Fatal1ty Killer series, it brings a high-end audio codec and an Ethernet interface. Let’s take a good look at it.
Gigabyte Z87X-UD7 TH Motherboard Gigabyte Z87X-UD7 TH Motherboard
First Look - March 18, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the Z87X-UD7 TH, a high-end socket LGA1150 motherboard from Gigabyte, that offers two Thunderbolt 2 ports, five PCI Express 3.0 slots, WiFi IEEE 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0, and much more.
ASUS H87-PRO Motherboard ASUS H87-PRO Motherboard
First Look - March 17, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASUS H87-PRO is an entry-level motherboard, compatible with socket LGA1150 processors and based on the Intel H87 chipset. It brings six SATA-600 ports, six USB 3.0 ports, and only one PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot. Let’s take a good look at it.
ASRock Fatal1ty FM2A88X+ Killer Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty FM2A88X+ Killer Motherboard
First Look - March 10, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s examine the ASRock Fatal1ty FM2A88X+ Killer, a top mid-range socket FM2+ motherboard based on the A88X chipset, with high-end audio and Gigabit Ethernet interfaces.
ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Killer Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Killer Motherboard
First Look - February 24, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the features of the ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Killer, a top mid-range motherboard for the socket AM3+ platform based on the AMD 990FX chipset, with high-end audio and Gigabit Ethernet interfaces.
ASUS VANGUARD B85 Motherboard ASUS VANGUARD B85 Motherboard
First Look - January 3, 2014 - By Rafael Coelho
The VANGUARD B85 is an entry-level motherboard from the ASUS TUF series, compatible with socket LGA1150 processors and based on the Intel B85 chipset. It brings four SATA-600 ports and six USB 3.0 ports, and only one PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot. Let’s take a good look at it.
ASUS MAXIMUS VI EXTREME Motherboard ASUS MAXIMUS VI EXTREME Motherboard
First Look - December 17, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the most high-end motherboard for socket LGA1150 CPUs from ASUS, the MAXIMUS VI EXTREME. Based on the Intel Z87 chipset, it brings ten SATA-600 ports, eight USB 3.0 ports, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0, and a very cool overclocking panel.
ASUS A88X-PRO Motherboard ASUS A88X-PRO Motherboard
First Look - December 5, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASUS A88X-PRO is a socket FM2+ motherboard, based on the A88X, the most high-end chipset for this platform, targeted to the forthcoming FM2+ APUs, but it is also compatible with socket FM2 processors. Let’s take a good look at it.
ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer Motherboard
First Look - November 25, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer, a top mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard with high-end audio and Ethernet interfaces, and three PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots. Check it out!
ASUS MAXIMUS VI IMPACT Motherboard ASUS MAXIMUS VI IMPACT Motherboard
First Look - November 6, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Is it possible to build a Mini-ITX motherboard with nearly all the features usually found only in high-end gamer motherboards? ASUS proved it is, with the MAXIMUS VI IMPACT, a Mini-ITX socket LGA1150 motherboard full of surprises. Check it out!
ASRock FM2A88X EXTREME6+ ASRock FM2A88X EXTREME6+
First Look - October 28, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let´s examine the FM2A88X EXTREME6+, the first socket FM2+ motherboard from ASRock, based on the new A88X chipset, but also compatible with socket FM2, second-generation APUs from AMD.
ASUS X79 DELUXE Motherboard ASUS X79 DELUXE Motherboard
First Look - October 7, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the ASUS X79 DELUXE, a socket LGA2011 motherboard with a high-end audio controller and Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac interface.
ASUS SABERTOOTH Z87 Motherboard ASUS SABERTOOTH Z87 Motherboard
First Look - August 28, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
The ASUS SABERTOOTH Z87 is an ATX socket LGA1150 motherboard targeted to the hardcore gamer and overclocker, coming with a thermal armor. Let’s check it out.
ASRock Z87 Extreme6 Motherboard ASRock Z87 Extreme6 Motherboard
First Look - July 29, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Z87 Extreme6 is a top mid-range motherboard from ASRock based on the Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture. Let’s check it out.
Intel DZ87KLT-75K Motherboard Intel DZ87KLT-75K Motherboard
First Look - July 23, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The DZ87KLT-75K is a high-end motherboard from Intel based on the Intel Z87 chipset, coming with a Thunderbolt port. Let’s check it out.
ECS Z87H3-A2X Extreme Motherboard ECS Z87H3-A2X Extreme Motherboard
First Look - July 22, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
ECS has launched a new gaming brand, L337 Gaming, and currently the Z87H3-A2X Extreme is the most high-end motherboard they carry. Let’s check it out.
ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Professional Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Professional Motherboard
First Look - July 19, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Fatal1ty Z87 Professional is a top mid-range motherboard from ASRock based on the Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture. Let’s check it out.
Gigabyte G1.Sniper 5 Motherboard Gigabyte G1.Sniper 5 Motherboard
First Look - July 17, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
The G1.Sniper 5 is a high-end motherboard from Gigabyte based on the new Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture, with a professional audio circuit, among other breathtaking features.
ASRock Z87 Extreme4 Motherboard ASRock Z87 Extreme4 Motherboard
First Look - June 18, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Z87 Extreme4 is a mid-range motherboard from ASRock based on the new Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture. Let’s check it out.
Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3 Motherboard Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3 Motherboard
First Look - June 17, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the features of the Gigabyte 990FX-UD3, a mainstream motherboard for the socket AM3+ platform, based on the AMD 990FX chipset.
ASUS Z87-DELUXE Motherboard ASUS Z87-DELUXE Motherboard
First Look - June 14, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Z87-DELUXE is a high-end motherboard from ASUS based on the new Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture, coming with the most recent Wi-Fi standard, the IEEE802.11ac.
ASUS GRYPHON Z87 Motherboard ASUS GRYPHON Z87 Motherboard
First Look - June 11, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The GRYPHON Z87 is a microATX motherboard from ASUS based on the new Intel Z87 chipset, coming with a thermal armor and targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture. Let’s check it out.
ASUS Z87-A Motherboard ASUS Z87-A Motherboard
First Look - June 7, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Z87-A is a mid-range motherboard from ASUS based on the new Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture. Let’s check it out.
ASUS Maximus VI HERO Motherboard ASUS Maximus VI HERO Motherboard
First Look - June 5, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Maximus VI HERO is a top mid-range motherboard from ASUS based on the new Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture. Let’s check it out.
Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H Motherboard Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H Motherboard
First Look - June 3, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Z87X-UD3H is a top mid-range motherboard from Gigabyte based on the new Intel Z87 chipset, targeted to socket LGA1150 processors based on the new ”Haswell“ microarchitecture. Let’s check it out.
Gigabyte C847N Motherboard Gigabyte C847N Motherboard
First Look - May 23, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the Gigabyte GA-C847N, a Mini-ITX motherboard with a soldered Celeron 847 CPU.
ASUS M5A97 R2.0 Motherboard ASUS M5A97 R2.0 Motherboard
First Look - May 17, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let´s take a look at this value socket AM3+ motherboard based on the AMD 970 chipset from ASUS.
Supermicro X9DRL-EF Motherboard Supermicro X9DRL-EF Motherboard
First Look - May 2, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Supermicro X9DRL-EF is a dual socket LGA2011 motherboard for Xeon E5-2600 series processors, based on the standard ATX form factor.
Intel Chipset Codenames Cross-Reference Table Intel Chipset Codenames Cross-Reference Table
Tutorials - April 19, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
A series of quick reference tables listing all codenames used by Intel chipsets and the corresponding commercial product name.
ASUS P8Z77-V LK Motherboard ASUS P8Z77-V LK Motherboard
First Look - March 11, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at this mainstream socket LGA1155 motherboard from ASUS based on the Z77 chipset, featuring six USB 3.0 ports and supporting three video cards.
ASRock FM2A85X-ITX Motherboard ASRock FM2A85X-ITX Motherboard
First Look - February 22, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
ASRock has just released a Mini-ITX motherboard for the socket FM2 platform, the FM2A85X-ITX. Let’s take a look at it.
ASRock 990FX Extreme9 Motherboard ASRock 990FX Extreme9 Motherboard
First Look - February 14, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the features of ASRock’s latest high-end motherboard for the socket AM3+ platform, the 990FX Extreme9.
Gigabyte Z77X-UD4H Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UD4H Motherboard
First Look - January 10, 2013 - By Gabriel Torres
The Z77X-UD4H is the latest mid-range socket LGA1155 motherboard from Gigabyte. Let’s check it out.
Gigabyte Z77-HD4 Motherboard Gigabyte Z77-HD4 Motherboard
First Look - December 14, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
The Z77-HD4 is the latest entry-level socket LGA1155 motherboard from Gigabyte. Let’s check it out.
Gigabyte Z77X-UP7 Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UP7 Motherboard
First Look - December 11, 2012 - By Rafael Coelho
The Gigabyte Z77X-UP7 is a high-end socket LGA1155 motherboard with a 37-phase voltage regulator to the extreme gaming and overclocking enthusiast. Check it out!
Gigabyte F2A85X-UP4 Motherboard Gigabyte F2A85X-UP4 Motherboard
First Look - November 29, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
The F2A85X-UP4 is the most complete motherboard from Gigabyte based on the most high-end chipset for the new FM2 platform, the A85X. Let’s see what it has to offer.
ECS A85F2-A Golden Motherboard ECS A85F2-A Golden Motherboard
First Look - November 27, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
The ECS A85F2-A Golden is a motherboard based on the most high-end chipset for the new FM2 platform, the A85X, and it is targeted to the second-generation APUs from AMD, codename ”Trinity.“
ASRock Z77 Extreme11 Motherboard ASRock Z77 Extreme11 Motherboard
First Look - November 21, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the latest offering from ASRock, the high-end Z77 Extreme11, which comes with Wi-Fi, two PLX switch chips, and more.
ASRock Z77 Extreme4-M Motherboard ASRock Z77 Extreme4-M Motherboard
First Look - November 1, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
The ASRock Extreme4-M is a microATX motherboard based on the Z77 chipset and targeted to current Intel processors. Let’s check it out.
ASUS Sabertooth Z77 Motherboard ASUS Sabertooth Z77 Motherboard
First Look - October 25, 2012 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at this top mid-range socket LGA1155 motherboard from ASUS based on the Z77 chipset, featuring six USB 3.0 ports, and supporting three video cards.
MSI FM2-A85XA-GD65 Motherboard MSI FM2-A85XA-GD65 Motherboard
First Look - October 12, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
The MSI FM2-A85XA-GD65 is a motherboard based on the most high-end chipset for the new FM2 platform, the A85X, and it is targeted to the second-generation APUs from AMD, codename ”Trinity.“
ASRock FM2A85X Extreme6 Motherboard ASRock FM2A85X Extreme6 Motherboard
First Look - October 11, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
The ASRock FM2A85X Extreme6 is a motherboard based on the most high-end chipset for the new FM2 platform, the A85X, and it is targeted to the second-generation APUs from AMD, codename ”Trinity.“
How to Find Out Your Motherboard’s Manufacturer and Model How to Find Out Your Motherboard’s Manufacturer and Model
Tutorials - September 5, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to find out your motherboard’s manufacturer and model, required information if you want to download a new BIOS, drivers, and manual for it.
ASRock Z77 OC Formula Motherboard ASRock Z77 OC Formula Motherboard
First Look - September 4, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
The ASRock Z77 OC Formula is a motherboard targeted to overclockers. Let’s see what makes this product so special.
Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH Motherboard
First Look - August 23, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 motherboard from Gigabyte, with two Thunderbolt ports, three PCI Express x16 slots, one mSATA slot, dual-band Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.0.
Biostar Hi-Fi Z77X Motherboard Biostar Hi-Fi Z77X Motherboard
First Look - August 20, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at Biostar’s latest socket 1155 motherboard, which has a unique audio configuration.
ASRock X79 Extreme11 Motherboard ASRock X79 Extreme11 Motherboard
First Look - August 13, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most high-end socket 2011 motherboard from ASRock, featuring seven PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, eight additional SAS/SATA-600 ports, eight USB 3.0 ports, and a high-end audio controller.
Gigabyte Z77X-UP4 TH Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UP4 TH Motherboard
First Look - August 6, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 motherboard from Gigabyte, with two Thunderbolt ports, three PCI Express x16 slots, and one mSATA slot.
Everything You Need to Know About Chipsets Everything You Need to Know About Chipsets
Tutorials - August 2, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
What is a chipset? What are its functions? What is its importance? What is its influence in the computer’s performance? In this tutorial we will answer all of these questions and more.
Everything You Need to Know About the PCI Express Everything You Need to Know About the PCI Express
Tutorials - July 12, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres and Cássio Lima
Everything you need to know about the PCI Express connection: how it works, versions, slots, and more.
Everything You Need to Know About the Thunderbolt Connection Everything You Need to Know About the Thunderbolt Connection
Tutorials - June 21, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a closer look at the Thunderbolt connection to see how it works.
ASRock Z77 Extreme9 Motherboard ASRock Z77 Extreme9 Motherboard
First Look - June 8, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most high-end socket 1155 motherboard from ASRock, with five PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, six SATA-600 ports, 12 USB 3.0 ports, Wi-Fi card, and two PLX switch chips.
ASRock X79 Fatal1ty Champion Motherboard ASRock X79 Fatal1ty Champion Motherboard
First Look - June 1, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the latest socket 2011 motherboard from ASRock, featuring five PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, six SATA-600 ports, 12 USB 3.0 ports, a professional-grade sound controller, and more.
ASRock Z77E-ITX Motherboard ASRock Z77E-ITX Motherboard
First Look - May 28, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this Mini-ITX motherboard from ASRock based on the Intel Z77 chipset, targeted to ”Ivy Bridge“ processors.
Gigabyte G1.Sniper M3 Motherboard Gigabyte G1.Sniper M3 Motherboard
First Look - May 22, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this small yet high-end socket 1155 motherboard from Gigabyte based on the Intel Z77 chipset and targeted to ”Ivy Bridge“ processors.
ASRock Z77 Professional Motherboard ASRock Z77 Professional Motherboard
First Look - May 16, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this high-end socket 1155 motherboard from ASRock based on the Intel Z77 chipset, targeted to ”Ivy Bridge“ processors.
MSI Z77A-GD65 Motherboard MSI Z77A-GD65 Motherboard
First Look - April 25, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this mid-range socket 1155 motherboard from MSI based on the Z77 chipset.
ASUS P8Z77-V PRO Motherboard ASUS P8Z77-V PRO Motherboard
First Look - April 17, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this top mid-range socket 1155 motherboard from ASUS based on the Z77 chipset, featuring eight USB 3.0 ports, three PCI Express x16 slots, and a Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11b/g/n card.
ASUS P8Z77-V DELUXE Motherboard ASUS P8Z77-V DELUXE Motherboard
First Look - April 13, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this high-end socket 1155 motherboard from ASUS based on the Z77 chipset, featuring eight USB 3.0 ports, dual-band Wi-Fi, a PLX switch chip, and supporting three video cards.
Intel DZ77GA-70K Motherboard Intel DZ77GA-70K Motherboard
First Look - April 10, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this high-end socket 1155 motherboard from Intel based on the Z77 chipset, featuring eight USB 3.0 ports, a PLX switch chip, and supporting three video cards.
ECS Z77H2-AX Motherboard ECS Z77H2-AX Motherboard
First Look - April 6, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 motherboard from ECS based on the Intel Z77 chipset, allowing a high-end configuration for its PCI Express x16 slots.
Gigabyte Z77X-UD3H Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UD3H Motherboard
First Look - April 3, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this top mainstream socket 1155 motherboard from Gigabyte based on the forthcoming Intel Z77 chipset, targeted to ”Ivy Bridge“ processors.
Biostar TZ77XE4 Motherboard Biostar TZ77XE4 Motherboard
First Look - March 28, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this top mainstream socket 1155 motherboard from Biostar based on the forthcoming Intel Z77 chipset, targeted to ”Ivy Bridge“ processors.
ASRock Z77 Extreme6 Motherboard ASRock Z77 Extreme6 Motherboard
First Look - March 21, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this top mid-range socket 1155 motherboard from ASRock based on the forthcoming Intel Z77 chipset, targeted to ”Ivy Bridge“ processors.
ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Motherboard ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Motherboard
First Look - March 16, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this mainstream socket 1155 motherboard from ASRock based on the forthcoming Intel Z77 chipset, targeted to ”Ivy Bridge“ processors.
ASUS Maximus IV Extreme-Z Motherboard ASUS Maximus IV Extreme-Z Motherboard
First Look - March 14, 2012 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the most high-end motherboard from ASUS for the Intel socket 1155 platform based on the Intel Z68 chipset.
ASRock X79 Fatal1ty Professional Motherboard ASRock X79 Fatal1ty Professional Motherboard
First Look - February 27, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the latest socket 2011 motherboard from ASRock, featuring four PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, six SATA-600 ports, eight USB 3.0 ports, and a special USB port with high polling rate for gaming mice.
ASRock X79 Extreme9 Motherboard ASRock X79 Extreme9 Motherboard
First Look - February 14, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most high-end socket 2011 motherboard from ASRock, featuring five PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, eight SATA-600 ports, eight USB 3.0 ports, and coming with a high-end, add-on sound card.
ASRock X79 Extreme6/GB Motherboard ASRock X79 Extreme6/GB Motherboard
First Look - February 8, 2012 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 2011 motherboard from ASRock based on the Intel X79 chipset, featuring three PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, five SATA-600 ports, six USB 3.0 ports, and coming with a high-end, add-on sound card.
ECS X79R-AX Motherboard ECS X79R-AX Motherboard
First Look - December 21, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 2011 motherboard from ECS based on the new Intel X79 chipset and targeted to the new Core i7 ”Sandy Bridge-E“ CPUs, featuring four PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, eight SATA-600 ports, six USB 3.0 ports, and more.
Intel DX79SI Motherboard Intel DX79SI Motherboard
First Look - December 13, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 2011 motherboard from Intel based on the new Intel X79 chipset and targeted to the new Core i7 ”Sandy Bridge-E“ CPUs.
Getting Educated on the Status of PCI-E 3.0 Getting Educated on the Status of PCI-E 3.0
Editorial - December 12, 2011 - By Rajiv Kothari
This editorial explains the current implementation of the PCI Express 3.0 standard, what it means to be ”Gen 3“ ready, and how it should impact your next motherboard purchase.
MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) Motherboard MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) Motherboard
First Look - December 5, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 2011 motherboard from MSI based on the new Intel X79 chipset and targeted to the new Core i7 ”Sandy Bridge-E“ CPUs.
Gigabyte X79-UD3 Motherboard Gigabyte X79-UD3 Motherboard
First Look - November 30, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 2011 motherboard from Gigabyte based on the new Intel X79 chipset and targeted to the new Core i7 ”Sandy Bridge-E“ CPUs.
Intel D525MW Motherboard Review Intel D525MW Motherboard Review
Reviews - September 28, 2011 - By Rafael Coelho
We tested the Intel D525MW Mini-ITX motherboard, which comes with an on-board Atom D525 CPU. Let’s check how it performs.
ASUS P8H67-M EVO Motherboard ASUS P8H67-M EVO Motherboard
First Look - September 23, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 microATX motherboard from ASUS based on the Intel H67 chipset, featuring two PCI Express x16 slots.
UEFI – Just How Important It Really Is UEFI – Just How Important It Really Is
Editorial - September 21, 2011 - By Rajiv Kothari
This article delves into the new UEFI architecture and why it is much more important to the computer world than you think.
Zotac FUSION350-A-E Motherboard Review Zotac FUSION350-A-E Motherboard Review
Reviews - September 16, 2011 - By Rafael Coelho
We tested the Zotac FUSION350-A-E, a Mini-ITX motherboard with an embedded AMD E-350 CPU, aimed on SFF PCs or HTPCs. Check it out!
ASUS P8H67-M PRO/CSM Motherboard ASUS P8H67-M PRO/CSM Motherboard
First Look - September 9, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 microATX motherboard from ASUS based on the Intel H67 chipset, featuring two PCI Express x16 slots.
ECS A990FXM-A Motherboard ECS A990FXM-A Motherboard
First Look - September 5, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket AM3+ motherboard from ECS based on the new AMD 990FX chipset for the forthcoming ”Bulldozer“ CPUs, supporting three PCI Express x16 slots.
ECS HDC-I Motherboard Review ECS HDC-I Motherboard Review
Reviews - August 18, 2011 - By Rafael Coelho
The ECS HDC-I is a Mini-ITX motherboard with an AMD E-350 CPU soldered on it, aimed on HTPCs and multimedia PCs. Let’s test it.
ASUS Maximus IV Extreme Motherboard ASUS Maximus IV Extreme Motherboard
First Look - August 9, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most high-end motherboard from ASUS for the Intel socket 1155 platform based on the Intel P67 chipset.
Understanding All Voltage Configurations from the Motherboard Understanding All Voltage Configurations from the Motherboard
Tutorials - August 8, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Confused about what each voltage configuration on the motherboard setup really means? Learn all about them in this updated tutorial.
ASUS P8P67 PRO Motherboard ASUS P8P67 PRO Motherboard
First Look - August 5, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 top mid-range motherboard from ASUS based on the Intel P67 chipset.
Biostar TA75A+ Motherboard Biostar TA75A+ Motherboard
First Look - August 4, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket FM1 motherboard in the full ATX form factor from Biostar, based on the new AMD A75 chipset for the AMD A-Series CPUs.
Zotac Z68-ITX WiFi Motherboard Zotac Z68-ITX WiFi Motherboard
First Look - July 28, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 Mini-ITX motherboard from Zotac based on the new Intel Z68 chipset with integrated Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11b/g/n) connectivity.
ASUS Sabertooth P67 Motherboard ASUS Sabertooth P67 Motherboard
First Look - July 26, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 top mid-range motherboard from ASUS based on the Intel P67 chipset.
ASRock Fatal1ty Z68 Professional Gen3 Motherboard ASRock Fatal1ty Z68 Professional Gen3 Motherboard
First Look - July 19, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this high-end socket 1155 motherboard from ASRock based on the Intel Z68 chipset.
ECS A75F-A Motherboard ECS A75F-A Motherboard
First Look - July 15, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket FM1 motherboard in the full ATX form factor from ECS, based on the new AMD A75 chipset for the AMD A-Series CPUs.
MSI A75MA-G55 Motherboard MSI A75MA-G55 Motherboard
First Look - July 14, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket FM1 microATX motherboard from MSI based on the new AMD A75 chipset for the AMD A-Series CPUs.
The Art of Tweaking The Art of Tweaking
Editorial - July 13, 2011 - By Rajiv Kothari
As the desktop PC market sees new product launches and increased focus on features, this editorial takes a look at the PC enthusiast market and ways manufacturers are trying to open the door to a new generation.
Gigabyte A75M-UD2H Motherboard Gigabyte A75M-UD2H Motherboard
First Look - July 7, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket FM1 microATX motherboard from Gigabyte based on the new AMD A75 chipset for the AMD A-Series CPUs.
ASUS P8Q67-M DO/CSM Motherboard ASUS P8Q67-M DO/CSM Motherboard
First Look - July 1, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 microATX motherboard from ASUS based on the Intel Q67 chipset, targeted to the enterprise segment.
ASUS P8Z68-V PRO Motherboard ASUS P8Z68-V PRO Motherboard
First Look - June 24, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 mid-range motherboard from ASUS based on the new Intel Z68 chipset, supporting the Virtu technology.
ASUS Crosshair V Formula Motherboard ASUS Crosshair V Formula Motherboard
First Look - June 23, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this high-end socket AM3+ motherboard from ASUS based on the new AMD 990FX chipset for the forthcoming ”Bulldozer“ CPUs, supporting four PCI Express x16 slots.
AMD 990FX: Prepping for Bulldozer AMD 990FX: Prepping for Bulldozer
Editorial - June 20, 2011 - By Rajiv Kothari
AMD’s latest chipset offering adds in some interesting new features, including support for the upcoming eight-core processors and re-introducing SLI on the AMD platform. Does it make sense to buy now?
Gigabyte 990FXA-UD5 Motherboard Gigabyte 990FXA-UD5 Motherboard
First Look - June 15, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this entry high-end socket AM3+ motherboard from Gigabyte based on the new AMD 990FX chipset for the forthcoming ”Bulldozer“ CPUs, supporting five PCI Express x16 slots.
MSI 990FXA-GD80 Motherboard MSI 990FXA-GD80 Motherboard
First Look - June 13, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most high-end socket AM3+ motherboard currently offered by MSI based on the new AMD 990FX chipset for the forthcoming ”Bulldozer“ CPUs.
Biostar TA880GB+ Motherboard Biostar TA880GB+ Motherboard
First Look - May 26, 2011 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the Biostar TA880GB+, an entry-level AM3 motherboard for AMD CPUs based on the AMD 880G chipset and the SB710 southbridge.
Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 Motherboard Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 Motherboard
First Look - May 24, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 mid-range motherboard from Gigabyte based on the new Intel Z68 chipset, supporting the Virtu technology.
ASRock H61M/U3S3 Motherboard ASRock H61M/U3S3 Motherboard
First Look - May 23, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this budget socket 1155 motherboard from ASRock based on the Intel H61 chipset.
Zotac H67-ITX WiFi Motherboard Zotac H67-ITX WiFi Motherboard
First Look - May 20, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 mini-ITX motherboard from Zotac based on the Intel H67 chipset, featuring IEEE 802.11n WiFi connection.
ASRock Z68 Pro3 Motherboard ASRock Z68 Pro3 Motherboard
First Look - May 17, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
This time we are looking at a mainstream socket 1155 motherboard based on the Intel Z68 chipset, the ASRock Z68 Pro3, which costs only USD 130.
MSI Z68A-GD80 (B3) Motherboard MSI Z68A-GD80 (B3) Motherboard
First Look - May 16, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most high-end socket 1155 motherboard currently offered by MSI based on the new Intel Z68 chipset.
Gigabyte Z68X-UD5-B3 Motherboard Gigabyte Z68X-UD5-B3 Motherboard
First Look - May 12, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the most high-end motherboards from Gigabyte based on the new Intel Z68 chipset.
The Intel Z68 Chipset and What It Means To You The Intel Z68 Chipset and What It Means To You
Editorial - May 11, 2011 - By Rajiv Kothari
A quick overview of the the new technologies supported by Intel’s Z68 chipset and what benefits it brings to you.
Gigabyte G1.Assassin Motherboard Gigabyte G1.Assassin Motherboard
First Look - April 27, 2011 - By Rafael Coelho
The G1.Assassin ia a high-end socket 1366 motherboard, being part of the G1-Killer series from Gigabyte, aimed at serious gamers. Let’s take a look at it.
ECS H67H2-I Motherboard ECS H67H2-I Motherboard
First Look - February 2, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1155 mini-ITX motherboard from ECS based on the Intel H67 chipset, targeted to users that want to build a tiny yet powerful PC.
ASRock P67 Pro3 Motherboard ASRock P67 Pro3 Motherboard
First Look - January 20, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the most inexpensive socket 1155 motherboards based on the P67 chipset targeted to the second generation Core i3, Core i5, and Core i7 CPUs.
ASUS P8P67 Deluxe Motherboard ASUS P8P67 Deluxe Motherboard
First Look - January 10, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the ASUS P8P67 Deluxe, a high-end socket 1155 motherboard based on the P67 chipset featuring Bluetooth, three PCI Express x16 slots, four USB 3.0 ports, four SATA-600 ports, and more.
Biostar TP67XE Motherboard Biostar TP67XE Motherboard
First Look - December 29, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the Biostar TP67XE , a socket 1155 motherboard based on the forthcoming P67 chipset targeted to the future Intel CPUs based on the ”Sandy Bridge“ architecture.
Biostar TH67XE Motherboard Biostar TH67XE Motherboard
First Look - December 21, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the Biostar TH67XE, a socket 1155 motherboard based on the forthcoming H67 chipset targeted to the future Intel CPUs based on the ”Sandy Bridge“ architecture with integrated video.
Gigabyte H55N-USB3 Motherboard Gigabyte H55N-USB3 Motherboard
First Look - December 21, 2010 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at this mini-ITX socket 1156 motherboard based on the Intel H55 chipset, which is aimed to very compact SFF computers. Check it out!
Gigabyte P67A-UD4 Motherboard Gigabyte P67A-UD4 Motherboard
First Look - December 10, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the Gigabyte P67A-UD4 , a socket 1155 motherboard based on the forthcoming P67 chipset targeted to the future Intel CPUs based on the ”Sandy Bridge“ architecture.
MSI P67A-GD65 Motherboard MSI P67A-GD65 Motherboard
First Look - December 2, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the MSI P67A-GD65, a socket 1155 motherboard based on the forthcoming P67 chipset targeted to the future Intel CPUs based on the ”Sandy Bridge“ architecture.
ECS H67H2-M Motherboard ECS H67H2-M Motherboard
First Look - November 29, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the ECS H67H2-M, a socket 1155 motherboard based on the forthcoming H67 chipset targeted to the future Intel CPUs based on the ”Sandy Bridge“ architecture with integrated video.
ASRock X58 Extreme6 Motherboard ASRock X58 Extreme6 Motherboard
First Look - November 23, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
The ASRock X58 Extreme6 is a high-end socket 1366 motherboard featuring six USB 3.0 ports, 12 SATA ports, six memory sockets, and three PCI Express x16 slots. Let’s check it out.
ECS P67H2-A Motherboard ECS P67H2-A Motherboard
First Look - November 16, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the ECS P67H2-A, a socket 1155 motherboard based on the forthcoming P67 chipset that supports video cards from different vendors to be installed in parallel.
ECS A890GXM-A2 Motherboard ECS A890GXM-A2 Motherboard
First Look - November 11, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at ECS A890GXM-A2 motherboard, which is basically an A890GXM-A from the same manufacturer with two USB 3.0 ports added.
Gigabyte X58-USB3 Motherboard Gigabyte X58-USB3 Motherboard
First Look - October 19, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
The Gigabyte X58-USB3 motherboard is a socket 1366 model featuring two USB 3.0 ports, six memory sockets, and three PCI Express x16 slots. Let’s take a look at it.
ASRock 870iCafe Motherboard ASRock 870iCafe Motherboard
First Look - September 29, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
The new ASRock 870iCafe is a value, full ATX, socket AM3 motherboard based on the AMD 870 chipset that comes with six SATA-600 ports and one Gigabit Ethernet port.
ASRock 890FX Deluxe4 Motherboard ASRock 890FX Deluxe4 Motherboard
First Look - September 23, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
The new ASRock 890FX Deluxe4 is a socket AM3 motherboard that comes with eight SATA-600 ports, four USB 3.0 ports, three PCI Express x16 slots, and more. Let’s check it out.
Gigabyte 880GMA-UD2H Motherboard Gigabyte 880GMA-UD2H Motherboard
First Look - September 17, 2010 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at the Gigabyte 880GMA-UD2H socket AM3 motherboard, which has five SATA-600 ports, two USB 3.0 ports, and two PCI Express x16 slots.
ASRock 890GX Extreme4 Motherboard ASRock 890GX Extreme4 Motherboard
First Look - August 23, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this forthcoming socket AM3 motherboard from ASRock, featuring five SATA-600 ports, four USB 3.0 ports, three PCI Express x16 slots, and 128 MB on-board video memory.
ECS P55H-AK Motherboard ECS P55H-AK Motherboard
First Look - August 11, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this high-end socket 1156 motherboard from ECS featuring three PCI Express x16 slots, two SATA-600, two eSATA-600, and four USB 3.0 ports.
ASRock P55 Extreme4 Motherboard ASRock P55 Extreme4 Motherboard
First Look - August 5, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
The latest mainstream socket 1156 motherboard from ASRock, P55 Extreme4, comes with four SATA-600 and four USB 3.0 ports. Let’s take a look at it.
MSI P55A-GD65 Motherboard MSI P55A-GD65 Motherboard
First Look - July 27, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket 1156 motherboard from MSI based on the Intel P55 chipset and featuring SATA-600 and USB 3.0 ports.
ASRock N68C-S UCC Motherboard Review ASRock N68C-S UCC Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 13, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take an in-depth look at this low-end socket AM2+ motherboard, supporting both DDR2 and DDR3 memories, that ASRock will soon be releasing.
Gigabyte 890FXA-UD7 Motherboard Gigabyte 890FXA-UD7 Motherboard
First Look - June 22, 2010 - By Rafael Coelho
Gigabyte 890FXA-UD7 is a socket AM3 motherboard based on the new AMD 890FX chipset, featuring six PCI Express x16 slots, SATA-600 and USB 3.0 ports and high-end components.
EVGA Classified SR-2 Motherboard EVGA Classified SR-2 Motherboard
First Look - June 17, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
EVGA Classified SR-2 is an enormous dual socket 1366 motherboard based on Intel 5520 chipset with seven PCI Express x16 for you to build the fastest gaming PC in the world.
ASUS Maximus III Gene Motherboard ASUS Maximus III Gene Motherboard
First Look - June 14, 2010 - By Rafael Coelho
ASUS Maximus III Gene is a socket 1156 micro-ATX motherboard based on Intel P55 chipset with two PCI Express x16 slots and lots of overclocking features.
MSI 890FXA-GD70 Motherboard MSI 890FXA-GD70 Motherboard
First Look - June 11, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
MSI 890FXA-GD70 is a socket AM3 motherboard based on the new AMD 890FX chipset, featuring five PCI Express x16 slots, SATA-600 and USB 3.0 ports and high-end components.
ASRock 890FX Deluxe3 Motherboard ASRock 890FX Deluxe3 Motherboard
First Look - June 10, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
ASRock 890FX Deluxe3 is a cost-effective socket AM3 motherboard based on the new AMD 890FX chipset, featuring three PCI Express x16 slots, eight SATA-600 and four USB 3.0 ports.
Gigabyte X58A-UD7 Motherboard Gigabyte X58A-UD7 Motherboard
First Look - June 10, 2010 - By Rafael Coelho
Gigabyte X58A-UD7 is a high-end socket 1366 motherboard, based on Intel X58 chipset, with four PCI Express x16 slots, two SATA-600 ports, two USB 3.0 ports and lots of overclocking options.
Biostar TA890FXE Motherboard Biostar TA890FXE Motherboard
First Look - June 9, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Biostar TA890FXE is a very affordable socket AM3 motherboard based on the new AMD 890FX chipset, featuring four PCI Express x16 slots and SATA-600 ports.
ASRock 880GXH/USB3 Motherboard ASRock 880GXH/USB3 Motherboard
First Look - June 3, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this socket AM3 motherboard from ASRock based on the new AMD 880G chipset, featuring on-board graphics and USB 3.0 ports.
MSI Big Bang XPower Motherboard MSI Big Bang XPower Motherboard
First Look - June 3, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this monster from MSI, a socket 1366 motherboard based on Intel X58 chipset with six PCI Express x16 slots, military-grade components, SATA-600 ports, USB 3.0 ports and more.
Foxconn A88GM Deluxe Motherboard Review Foxconn A88GM Deluxe Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 2, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s see the performance of this motherboard from Foxconn based on the new AMD 880G chipset, featuring on-board graphics and SATA-600 ports.
ASUS Rampage III Extreme Motherboard ASUS Rampage III Extreme Motherboard
First Look - May 25, 2010 - By Rafael Coelho
ASUS Rampage III Extreme is a high-end socket 1366 motherboard based on Intel X58 chipset, with four PCI Express x16 slots, two SATA-600 ports, two USB 3.0 ports, lots of overclocking features, and more!
ASUS Crosshair IV Formula Motherboard ASUS Crosshair IV Formula Motherboard
First Look - April 30, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
ASUS Crosshair IV Formula is one of the most high-end motherboards based on the new AMD 890FX chipset, featuring four PCI Express x16 slots, six SATA-600 ports, two USB 3.0 ports and more!
ASRock 890GX Extreme3 Motherboard ASRock 890GX Extreme3 Motherboard
First Look - April 22, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the motherboards based on the AMD 890GX chipset released by ASRock, featuring SATA-600 and USB 3.0 ports and three PCI Express x16 slots.
ECS H57H-MUS Motherboard ECS H57H-MUS Motherboard
First Look - April 14, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of this socket 1156 motherboard based on Intel H57 chipset that comes with a SATA-600 and a USB 3.0 expansion cards.
ECS H55H-I Motherboard ECS H55H-I Motherboard
First Look - March 25, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at this mini-ITX socket 1156 motherboard based on the Intel H55. Is it a good option for building an HTPC?
ECS A890GXM-A Motherboard ECS A890GXM-A Motherboard
First Look - March 2, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the motherboard models based on the new AMD 890GX chipset released by ECS, featuring SATA-600 ports and three PCI Express x16 slots.
ASUS M4A89GTD PRO/USB3 Motherboard Review ASUS M4A89GTD PRO/USB3 Motherboard Review
Reviews - March 2, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s see the performance from one of the most complete motherboards based on the new AMD 890GX chipset, featuring USB 3.0 and SATA-600 ports.
Gigabyte GA-H55M-USB3 Motherboard Gigabyte GA-H55M-USB3 Motherboard
First Look - February 17, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most complete H55-based motherboard from Gigabyte, which features two USB 3.0 ports.
Everything You Need to Know About The Motherboard Voltage Regulator Circuit Everything You Need to Know About The Motherboard Voltage Regulator Circuit
Tutorials - February 10, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
An in-depth explanation on how the motherboard voltage regulator circuit works, including components, phases and design. Updated.
MSI P55-GD85 Motherboard MSI P55-GD85 Motherboard
First Look - February 1, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most high-end socket 1156 motherboard from MSI, P55-GD85, featuring USB 3.0 and SATA-600 ports.
ASRock H55DE3 Motherboard ASRock H55DE3 Motherboard
First Look - January 29, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the H55-based motherboards offered by ASRock and targeted to the entry-level market, H55DE3.
ECS H55H-CM Motherboard ECS H55H-CM Motherboard
First Look - January 28, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the most inexpensive H55 motherboards from ECS, H55H-CM.
EVGA H55 Motherboard EVGA H55 Motherboard
First Look - January 27, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at a fully-loaded H55 motherboard from EVGA, simply called H55.
Biostar TH55XE Motherboard Biostar TH55XE Motherboard
First Look - January 20, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at a fully-loaded H55 motherboard from Biostar, TH55XE, a product that comes with a very attractive price tag.
MSI H57M-ED65 Motherboard MSI H57M-ED65 Motherboard
First Look - January 20, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the first motherboards based on the new H57 chipset for Core i3 and Core i5 processors with integrated video to arrive on the market.
Intel DH55TC Motherboard Intel DH55TC Motherboard
First Look - January 19, 2010 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the two motherboards released by Intel based on the H55 chipset for Core i3 and Core i5 processors with integrated video.
Gigabyte P55A-UD6 Motherboard Gigabyte P55A-UD6 Motherboard
First Look - December 29, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at this socket 1156 motherboard from Gigabyte featuring SATA-600 and USB 3.0 ports, a 24-phase voltage regulator, six memory sockets, 2 oz copper tracks and more.
Gigabyte G41M-ES2L Motherboard Gigabyte G41M-ES2L Motherboard
First Look - November 18, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take an overall look at this Gigabyte’s value motherboard for Intel socket 775 processors, based on Intel G41 chipset with power saving features.
Gigabyte P55-UD6 Motherboard Gigabyte P55-UD6 Motherboard
First Look - November 9, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a look at this socket 1156 motherboard from Gigabyte featuring a 24-phase voltage regulator, six memory sockets, 2 oz copper tracks and more.
MSI P55-GD80 Motherboard MSI P55-GD80 Motherboard
First Look - October 30, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at one of the most overclocking-oriented socket 1156 motherboards from the market, MSI P55-GD80.
ASUS P7P55D Premium Motherboard ASUS P7P55D Premium Motherboard
First Look - October 9, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the most expensive socket 1156 motherboard from ASUS, which features SATA-600 ports, a 32-phase voltage regulator circuit, an overclocking remote control and more.
ECS A790GXM-AD3 Motherboard ECS A790GXM-AD3 Motherboard
First Look - October 7, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look this socket AM3 motherboard based on AMD790GX, which currently provides the fastest on-board video, providing two PCI Express 2.0 x16 slots and HDMI output.
ASUS M4A79XTD EVO Motherboard ASUS M4A79XTD EVO Motherboard
First Look - October 5, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at a mainstream socket AM3 motherboard from ASUS based on AMD790X chipset with SB750 southbridge.
ECS A785GM-M Motherboard Review ECS A785GM-M Motherboard Review
Reviews - September 17, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
ECS A785GM-M is a micro ATX socket AM3 motherboard with on-board video based on the new AMD 785G chipset. Let’s take a look at its performance.
Biostar TA785GE 128 M Motherboard Review Biostar TA785GE 128 M Motherboard Review
Reviews - September 15, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Biostar TA785GE 128 M is a micro ATX socket AM2+ motherboard with on-board video based on the new AMD 785G chipset featuring dedicated 128 MB video memory. Let’s take a look at its performance.
ASUS P7P55D PRO Motherboard ASUS P7P55D PRO Motherboard
First Look - September 11, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s now take a look at an Intel P55-based socket 1156 motherboard from ASUS
Intel DP55KG Motherboard Intel DP55KG Motherboard
First Look - September 11, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s now take a look at the most high-end socket 1156 motherboard available from Intel, based on their new P55 chipset.
EVGA P55 LE Motherboard EVGA P55 LE Motherboard
First Look - September 10, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s now take a look at the simplest socket 1156 motherboard from EVGA based on the new Intel P55 chipset.
ECS P55H-A Black Series Motherboard ECS P55H-A Black Series Motherboard
First Look - September 10, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
Socket 1156 motherboards based on the new Intel P55 are starting to reach the market. Let’s take a look at this model from ECS.
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C Motherboard Gigabyte G31M-ES2C Motherboard
First Look - June 29, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take an overall look at this Gigabyte’s value motherboard for Intel socket 775 processors, based on Intel G31 chipset and with power saving features.
Gigabyte M61PME-S2 Motherboard Gigabyte M61PME-S2 Motherboard
First Look - May 25, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
We took a quick look at M61PME-S2P, a motherboard based on GeForce 6100 chipset that Gigabyte claims to be a socket AM2+ model. Check it out.
Foxconn G31MV-K Motherboard Foxconn G31MV-K Motherboard
First Look - April 29, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take an overall look at this value motherboard from Foxconn for Intel socket 775 processors, with on-board video based on Intel G31 chipset.
Gigabyte EP45-UD3L Motherboard Gigabyte EP45-UD3L Motherboard
First Look - April 13, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take an overall look at this Gigabyte’s mainstream motherboard for Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Quad processors based on Intel P45 chipset, with Ultra Durable 3 technology.
Gigabyte EP45C-DS3R Motherboard Gigabyte EP45C-DS3R Motherboard
First Look - March 30, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take an overall look at Gigabyte’s mainstream motherboard for Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Quad processors based on Intel P45 chipset.
Gigabyte EX58 Extreme Motherboard Gigabyte EX58 Extreme Motherboard
First Look - March 26, 2009 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take an overall look at Gigabyte’s high-end motherboard for Core i7 processors based on Intel X58 chipset.
EVGA X58 SLI Motherboard EVGA X58 SLI Motherboard
First Look - February 2, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
EVGA, a traditional NVIDIA partner, decided to manufacture a motherboard based on Intel X58 chipset. Let’s take an overall look at this high-end motherboard for Core i7 processors.
Gigabyte MA78GM-S2H Motherboard Gigabyte MA78GM-S2H Motherboard
First Look - November 18, 2008 - By Rafael Coelho
We took a quick look at MA78GM-S2H a socket AM2+ motherboard from Gigabyte based on AMD 780G chipset and targeted to HTPC and ”media center“ computers. Check it out.
ASUS P6T Deluxe OC Palm Edition Motherboard ASUS P6T Deluxe OC Palm Edition Motherboard
First Look - November 5, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
ASUS P6T Deluxe OC Palm Edition is probably one of the most fully loaded socket 1366 motherboards to arrive on the market for the Core i7 processors, based on Intel X58 chipset and featuring a small 2.5“ LCD display for overclocking options, SLI support, support for SAS hard disk drives and much more.
Intel DX58SO ”Smackover“ Motherboard Intel DX58SO ”Smackover“ Motherboard
First Look - November 3, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
Intel DX58SO (codename ”Smackover“) is one of the first socket 1366 motherboards for the Core i7 processors that Intel will be launching, based on Intel X58 chipset. Let’s take a look at this board and see what you should expect from it.
ECS GF9300T-A Black Series Motherboard Review ECS GF9300T-A Black Series Motherboard Review
Reviews - October 15, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
ECS GF9300T-A is a socket 775 motherboard targeted to Intel processors featuring on-board video based on the new GeForce 9300 chipset and HDMI output. Let’s take a look at the features and performance of this new product.
ECS A790GXM-A Black Series Motherboard Review ECS A790GXM-A Black Series Motherboard Review
Reviews - September 11, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
ECS A790GXM-A is a socket AM2+ motherboard with on-board video based on AMD 790GX chipset, featuring dedicated video memory, two PCI Express 2.0 x16 slots, HDMI output and more. Check it out.
Introduction to Wireless USB (WUSB) Introduction to Wireless USB (WUSB)
Articles - August 20, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
Wireless USB (WUSB) products are finally arriving at the market and in this article you will learn more about this technology and see some usage examples.
Sapphire PI-AM2RS780G Motherboard Review Sapphire PI-AM2RS780G Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 10, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
PI-AM2RS780G is an entry-level socket AM2+ motherboard with on-board video from Sapphire based on AMD 780G chipset, featuring DVI output. Includes Hybrid CrossFire benchmarking.
ECS GF8200A Black Series Motherboard Review ECS GF8200A Black Series Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 9, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
GF8200A Black Series is an entry-level socket AM2+ motherboard with on-board video from ECS based on GeForce 8200 (MCP78M-A), featuring HDMI output.
Gigabyte GA-EP31-DS3L Motherboard Gigabyte GA-EP31-DS3L Motherboard
First Look - June 25, 2008 - By Rafael Coelho
We took a look at GA-EP31-DS3L, a socket 775 motherboard from Gigabyte based on Intel P31 chipset and targeted to mainstream users.
ASUS M3N-HT Deluxe/Mempipe Motherboard ASUS M3N-HT Deluxe/Mempipe Motherboard
First Look - April 15, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
The latest NVIDIA chipset for the AMD platform, nForce 780a, hasn’t been launched yet but we could take a detailed look at an ASUS high-end motherboard featuring this chipset, M3N-HT Deluxe/Mempipe.
EVGA nForce 790i Ultra SLI Motherboard EVGA nForce 790i Ultra SLI Motherboard
First Look - March 18, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a quick look at this new high-end socket 775 motherboard from EVGA, based on the new nForce 790i chipset, supporting DDR3 memories and three PCI Express x16 slots supporting 3-way SLI, Quad SLI and other high-end features.
Foxconn Blackops Motherboard Prototype Foxconn Blackops Motherboard Prototype
First Look - January 17, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the prototype of Foxconn Blackops motherboard, a socket 775 motherboard based on the forthcoming Intel X48 chipset coming with a water-cooling solution and targeted to extreme overclockers.
X48 Motherboards from ASUS X48 Motherboards from ASUS
First Look - January 16, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
A quick look at two high-end motherboards ASUS will release using Intel X48 chipset: P5E3 Premium and Rampage Formula.
Foxconn F1 Motherboard Prototype Foxconn F1 Motherboard Prototype
First Look - January 11, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
Foxconn F1 motherboard prototype, a socket 775 board featuring four PCI Express x16 slots allowing CrossFireX using an Intel chipset, water-cooling to cool down the chipset and the voltage regulator and a thermoelectric cooler (Peltier) to cool down the north bridge chip.
EVGA nForce 780i SLI Motherboard EVGA nForce 780i SLI Motherboard
First Look - December 19, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at this new high-end socket 775 motherboard from EVGA, based on the new nForce 780i chipset, featuring three PCI Express x16 slots supporting 3-way SLI and other high-end features.
ASUS M3A32-MVP DeLuxe/WiFi-AP Motherboard ASUS M3A32-MVP DeLuxe/WiFi-AP Motherboard
First Look - December 4, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at this high-end socket AM2+ motherboard based on the new AMD 790FX chipset, featuring four x16 PCI Express slots supporting CrossFireX, an 802.11g access point, passive heatsinks for the memory modules and much more.
ASUS P5K-E/WiFi-AP Motherboard ASUS P5K-E/WiFi-AP Motherboard
First Look - November 6, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at this top mainstream socket 775 based on Intel P35 chipset, featuring an 802.11g access point, passive heatsinks, solid aluminum capacitors and more.
ASUS P5E3 Deluxe/WiFi-AP@n Motherboard ASUS P5E3 Deluxe/WiFi-AP@n Motherboard
First Look - October 29, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at one of the most high-end motherboards from ASUS targeted to the socket 775 platform and based on Intel X38 chipset.
Abit IP35 Pro Motherboard Review Abit IP35 Pro Motherboard Review
Reviews - August 14, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Abit IP35 Pro is a high-end motherboard based on Intel P35 chipset featuring a passive cooling solution, two Gigabit ports, two Firewire ports, two x16 PCI Express slots, two eSATA ports and more.
Gigabyte GA-P35C-DS3R Motherboard Review Gigabyte GA-P35C-DS3R Motherboard Review
Reviews - August 13, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
GA-P35C-DS3R is a top mainstream motherboard from Gigabyte based on the Intel P35 chipset supporting both DDR2 and DDR3 memories, targeted to Intel socket 775 processors. Check it out.
ECS P35T-A Motherboard Review ECS P35T-A Motherboard Review
Reviews - August 10, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
P35T-A is a mainstream motherboard from ECS based on the Intel P35 chipset plus ICH9DH south bridge, targeted to Intel socket 775 processors. Check it out.
SiS 672FX Reference Board Review SiS 672FX Reference Board Review
Reviews - July 31, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We benchmarked SiS 672FX, a socket 775 chipset with integrated graphics. Take a look to have a clue on the performance of motherboards based on this chipset.
ECS G33T-M2 Motherboard Review ECS G33T-M2 Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 30, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
ECS G33T-M2 review, a socket 775 motherboard with on-board video based on Intel G33 Express chipset.
Abit AN-M2 Motherboard Review Abit AN-M2 Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 18, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of Abit AN-M2, a socket AM2 motherboard with on-board video based on the NVIDIA GeForce 7025-630a chipset competing with motherboards based on AMD 690V and AMD 690G.
MSI K9AGM2-FIH Motherboard Review MSI K9AGM2-FIH Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 13, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of MSI K9AGM2-FIH, a socket AM2 motherboard with on-board video based on the AMD 690G chipset featuring an on-board HDMI connector.
ECS AMD690GM-M2 Motherboard Review ECS AMD690GM-M2 Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 12, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ECS AMD690GM-M2, a socket AM2 motherboard with on-board video based on the AMD 690G chipset (a.k.a. RS690).
Foxconn A690GM2MA Motherboard Review Foxconn A690GM2MA Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 11, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of Foxconn A690GM2MA, a socket AM2 motherboard with on-board video based on the AMD 690G chipset (a.k.a. RS690).
MSI P35 Platinum Motherboard Review MSI P35 Platinum Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 19, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
P35 Platinum is a top mainstream motherboard from MSI based on the new Intel P35 chipset, featuring a rollercoaster-shaped passive cooling solution, the new 1,333 MHz external bus and several extra features. Check it out.
ASUS P5B Premium Vista Edition Motherboard Review ASUS P5B Premium Vista Edition Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 15, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
ASUS P5B Premium Vista Edition is a high-end socket 775 motherboard based on Intel P965 chipset and featuring several different features, like a LCD display and remote control. Check it out.
MSI P35 Neo Combo Motherboard Review MSI P35 Neo Combo Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 13, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
P35 Neo Combo is a mainstream motherboard based on the new Intel P35 chipset supporting DDR2 and DDR3 memories on the same board plus the new 1,333 MHz external bus. Check it out.
ECS NF650iSLIT-A Motherboard Review ECS NF650iSLIT-A Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 11, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We reviewed ECS NF650iSLIT-A, a mainstream socket 775 motherboard based on nForce 650i chipset, supporting SLI and future Core 2 Duo CPUs based on the 1,333 MHz external bus.
ASUS P5N-E SLI Motherboard Review ASUS P5N-E SLI Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 11, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ASUS P5N-E SLI, a mainstream socket 775 motherboard based on nForce 650i chipset, supporting SLI and future Core 2 Duo CPUs based on the 1,333 MHz external bus.
ECS PN2 SLI2+ Extreme Motherboard Review ECS PN2 SLI2+ Extreme Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 8, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ECS PN2SLI2+ Extreme, a very high-end socket 775 motherboard designed and manufactured by NVIDIA and sold by ECS based on nForce 680i chipset and supporting future Core 2 Duo CPUs based on the 1,333 MHz external bus.
P35 Series from Gigabyte P35 Series from Gigabyte
First Look - May 1, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
P35 (codename ”Bearlake“) is the next Intel chipset family that will be launched June 4th – which will have DDR3 support. We could take a look at some of the motherboards Gigabyte will release by then, check it out.
ASUS M2A-VM Motherboard Review ASUS M2A-VM Motherboard Review
Reviews - March 26, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ASUS M2A-VM, a socket AM2 motherboard with on-board video based on the new AMD 690G chipset (a.k.a. RS690).
ECS KN3 SLI2 Extreme Motherboard Review ECS KN3 SLI2 Extreme Motherboard Review
Reviews - February 14, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ECS KN3 SLI2 Extreme, a cheap high-end motherboard for socket AM2 AMD processors based on nForce 590 SLI chipset.
ECS GeForce6100SM-M Motherboard Review ECS GeForce6100SM-M Motherboard Review
Reviews - January 5, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ECS GeForce6100SM-M, a cheap socket AM2 motherboard with on-board video based on the latest version of GeForce 6100 from NVIDIA (a.k.a. MCP61S).
ASUS P5B Motherboard Review ASUS P5B Motherboard Review
Reviews - December 15, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ASUS P5B, a mainstream socket 775 motherboard based on Intel P965 chipset and supporting all new Core 2 Duo CPUs and also DDR2-1066/PC2-8500 memories.
MSI P965 Platinum Motherboard Review MSI P965 Platinum Motherboard Review
Reviews - December 14, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of MSI P965 Platinum, a mainstream socket 775 motherboard based on Intel P965 chipset with several extra features and supporting all new Core 2 Duo CPUs and also DDR2-1066/PC2-8500 memories.
Gigabyte GA-965P-DS3 Motherboard Review Gigabyte GA-965P-DS3 Motherboard Review
Reviews - December 13, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of Gigabyte GA-965P-DS3, a mainstream socket 775 motherboard using solid aluminum capacitors based on Intel P965 chipset and supporting all new Core 2 Duo CPUs and also DDR2-1066/PC2-8500 memories.
MSI K9N Diamond Motherboard Review MSI K9N Diamond Motherboard Review
Reviews - November 14, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of MSI K9N Diamond, the most high-end socket AM2 motherboard from MSI, based on nForce 590 SLI featuring an on-board Sound Blaster Audigy SE sound card. Check it out!
SiS 771 Reference Board Review SiS 771 Reference Board Review
Reviews - October 16, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We benchmarked the forthcoming SiS 771, a socket AM2 chipset with integrated graphics. Take a look to have a clue on the performance of motherboards based on this new chipset.
Abit IL-90MV Motherboard Abit IL-90MV Motherboard
First Look - September 22, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
IL-90MV from Abit is a socket 478 motherboard targeted to Core Duo and Core 2 Duo Viiv systems, and its main feature is having a HDMI HDTV video output.
Biostar TForce 590 SLI Deluxe Biostar TForce 590 SLI Deluxe
First Look - September 19, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Biostar TForce 590 SLI Deluxe is a high-end socket AM2 motherboard from Biostar that has just arrived at the market costing a little bit less than competing products from ASUS, Gigabyte and MSI. We took a look at this new Biostar product.
Gigabyte GA-M59SLI-S5 Motherboard Review Gigabyte GA-M59SLI-S5 Motherboard Review
Reviews - August 28, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of Gigabyte GA-M59SLI-S5, a very high-end socket AM2 motherboard based on nForce MCP 590 featuring a copper passive heatsink solution with heat-pipes, competing directly with ASUS M2N32-SLI De Luxe. Check it out!
ECS RS485M-M Motherboard Review ECS RS485M-M Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 31, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ECS RS485M-M, a cheap socket AM2 motherboard with on-board video based on Radeon Xpress 1100 chipset from ATI.
How to Perform a BIOS Upgrade How to Perform a BIOS Upgrade
Tutorials - July 27, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
A step-by-step guide on how to upgrade your system BIOS.
ECS RS482-M  Motherboard Review ECS RS482-M Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 19, 2006 - By Daniel Barros
Our review of ECS RS482-M, a socket 939 motherboard with on-board video based on Radeon Xpress 200 chipset from ATI.
Foxconn WinFast 6100K8MA-RS Motherboard Review Foxconn WinFast 6100K8MA-RS Motherboard Review
Reviews - July 13, 2006 - By Daniel Barros
Review of Foxconn WinFast 6100K8MA-RS, a socket 939 motherboard with on-board video based on NVIDIA GeForce 6100 chipset targeted to entry-level computers. Check it out.
ECS C19-A SLI Motherboard Review ECS C19-A SLI Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 13, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres and Daniel Barros
Our review of ECS C19-A SLI, a socket 775 motherboard based on nForce4 SLI XE with a terrific cost/benefit ratio for those willing to build a SLI-based system.
ASUS M2N32-SLI De Luxe Motherboard Review ASUS M2N32-SLI De Luxe Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 7, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ASUS M2N32-SLI De Luxe, the most high-end socket AM2 motherboard from ASUS based on NVIDIA nForce 590 SLI chipset, which supports SLI technology, targeted to the new Athlon 64 CPUs supporting DDR2 memory.
ECS KA3 MVP Extreme Motherboard Review ECS KA3 MVP Extreme Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 7, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ECS KA3 MVP Extreme, a high-end socket AM2 motherboard based on ATI Radeon Xpress 3200 chipset, which supports CrossFire technology, targeted to the new Athlon 64 CPUs supporting DDR2 memory.
Gigabyte GA-8I945GMH-RH Motherboard Review Gigabyte GA-8I945GMH-RH Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 2, 2006 - By Daniel Barros
Our review of Gigabyte GA-8I945GMH-RH, a socket 775 motherboard targeted to ViiV platform, based on Intel 945G chipset with on-board video. Check it out!
Building an Infrared Transmitter for Your PC Building an Infrared Transmitter for Your PC
Tutorials - May 9, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to build an infrared transmitter/receiver for your PC, in order to connect IR devices to it, like cell phones.
ECS KN1 SLI Extreme Motherboard Review ECS KN1 SLI Extreme Motherboard Review
Reviews - April 10, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres and Daniel Barros
Our review on the most high-end socket 939 motherboard from ECS (i.e. targeted to Athlon 64 and Athlon 64 X2 CPUs), which is based on nForce 4 SLI.
Albatron K8SLI Motherboard Review Albatron K8SLI Motherboard Review
Reviews - April 4, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres and Daniel Barros
Our review of Albatron K8SLI, a cheap socket 939 motherboard based on nForce 4 SLI chipset.
MSI K8N Diamond Plus Motherboard Review MSI K8N Diamond Plus Motherboard Review
Reviews - March 28, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres and Daniel Barros
Our review of the latest high-end socket 939 motherboard from MSI, based on nForce 4 SLI X16 chipset and coming with a hi-quality vacuum tube-based on-board audio!
DFI LANParty Venus nF4 SLI-DR Expert Motherboard DFI LANParty Venus nF4 SLI-DR Expert Motherboard
First Look - March 7, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at LANParty Venus nF4 SLI-DR Expert from DFI, which is a high-end limited edition motherboard for socket 939 Athlon 64 CPUs based on nForce 4 SLI that comes in a jewelry box.
ECS C51G-M754 Motherboard Review ECS C51G-M754 Motherboard Review
Reviews - February 28, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of ECS C51G-M754 motherboard, which is a socket 754 motherboard with on-board video based on GeForce 6100 + nForce 410.
PCChips M861G v1.6a Motherboard Review PCChips M861G v1.6a Motherboard Review
Reviews - February 8, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of PCChips M861G v1.6a motherboard, which is a socket 754 motherboard based on VIA K8M800 chipset with on-board video.
Foxconn WinFast 6100K8MB-RS Motherboard Review Foxconn WinFast 6100K8MB-RS Motherboard Review
Reviews - February 7, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our review of Foxconn’s WinFast 6100K8MB-RS motherboard, which is a socket 754 motherboard based on GeForce 6100 + nForce 410 chipset with on-board video.
How To Build Parallel Port Prototypes How To Build Parallel Port Prototypes
Tutorials - October 13, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to build circuits using the PC parallel port.
ECS SDGE Technology ECS SDGE Technology
First Look - September 3, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Our first look at a new technology proposed by ECS that will enable Crossfire and SLI video cards to run on the same motherboard.
ECS Factory Tour in ShenZhen, China ECS Factory Tour in ShenZhen, China
Articles - July 21, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Check it out our visit to ECS factory in ShenZhen, mainland China.
How To Desolder Components How To Desolder Components
Tutorials - July 9, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to correctly desolder electronic components from printed circuit boards like motherboards and video cards.
Foxconn WinFast 760GXK8MB Motherboard Review Foxconn WinFast 760GXK8MB Motherboard Review
Reviews - June 27, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
A socket 754 motherboard based on SiS 760GX chipset with on-board video from Foxconn.
AGP Bus Tutorial AGP Bus Tutorial
Tutorials - June 23, 2005 - By Cássio Lima
Everything you need to know about the AGP bus: types, speeds, voltages, etc.
ABIT Factory Tour in SuZhou, China ABIT Factory Tour in SuZhou, China
Articles - June 20, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Check it out how was our visit to ABIT factory in SuZhou, China.
Customizing the BIOS Boot Logo Customizing the BIOS Boot Logo
Tutorials - May 29, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to change the small EPA logo that appears every time you turn your PC on to anything you like: a small personal logo, your company logo, etc.
How to Install a Motherboard How to Install a Motherboard
Tutorials - May 25, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
A step-by-step guide on how to correctly install a motherboard.
Small Details on Motherboards Small Details on Motherboards
Tutorials - May 6, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
In order to face competition more and more motherboard manufacturers are adding extra small features to their motherboards, such as fancy boxes, diagnostics display, two BIOS chips, etc. Take a look at what you can find today as small extra features.
ATI Radeon Xpress 200 for Intel Platform ATI Radeon Xpress 200 for Intel Platform
Articles - May 4, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn about the new ATI Radeon Xpress 200 chipset for Intel Platform, also known as RS400.
Installing Frontal USB Ports Installing Frontal USB Ports
Tutorials - November 26, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to correctly connect the frontal USB ports that many cases have to the motherboard.
Replacing the Motherboard Battery Replacing the Motherboard Battery
Tutorials - November 24, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to replace the motherboard battery from both old and new motherboard models.
Your nForce 2 may be an nForce 2 400 Ultra Your nForce 2 may be an nForce 2 400 Ultra
Tutorials - November 4, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Some nForce 2 SPP based motherboards have in fact the nForce 2 400 Ultra chipset. Check if this is your case.
Cloned Motherboards Cloned Motherboards
Tutorials - November 4, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Many motherboard models from Amptron, Matsonic, Eurone and PCChips are actually relabeled models from ECS. In this tutorial we show a cross-reference table for the most popular models of cloned motherboards.
Chipset Aliases: TX Pro, VX Pro & Co. Chipset Aliases: TX Pro, VX Pro & Co.
Tutorials - October 31, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Everything you need to know about relabeled chipsets used on PCChips motherboards, like TX Pro, TX Pro II, VX Pro, VX Pro II, HX Pro, BX Pro, VIA GRA, Xcell 2000, etc.
Firewire Bus (IEEE 1394) Firewire Bus (IEEE 1394)
Articles - October 27, 2004 - By Ricardo Zelenovsky and Alexandre Mendonça
Learn in depth how the Firewire bus (a.k.a. IEEE1394) works.
Why Serial? Why Serial?
Tutorials - October 25, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Understand why new buses like PCI Express, USB and Serial ATA are using serial communication instead of parallel.
Explosive Motherboards Explosive Motherboards
Tutorials - October 25, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn more about capacitors on the motherboard that leak or even explode.
AMR, CNR and ACR slots AMR, CNR and ACR slots
Tutorials - October 23, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn what are the AMR, CNR and ACR slots found on motherboards.
Computer Port Extension Computer Port Extension
Reviews - October 20, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
With Computer Port Extension you can put plugs that are originally at the back of the PC on the front of your PC.
BIOS Backup BIOS Backup
Tutorials - October 17, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to backup the BIOS of your PC to recover it later if your PC is attacked by a virus or in the event of a bad BIOS upgrade.
Recovering Dead Motherboards Killed by the CIH Virus Recovering Dead Motherboards Killed by the CIH Virus
Tutorials - October 17, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to reprogram BIOS chips erased by the CIH (a.k.a. Chernobyl or Spacefiller) virus. The describe procedure can also be used to recover your BIOS in the case of a bad BIOS upgrade.
Deciphering the BIOS Serial Number Deciphering the BIOS Serial Number
Tutorials - October 13, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn how to decode the BIOS serial number and find out informations like the motherboard manufacturer, chipset and BIOS date.
BTX Motherboards BTX Motherboards
Tutorials - October 12, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn about the new BTX form factor.
Who Are the Biggest Board Manufacturers? Who Are the Biggest Board Manufacturers?
Articles - October 12, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Some data about the motherboard market.
Forgotten Motherboard Functions Forgotten Motherboard Functions
Tutorials - August 23, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn more about functions like suspend to RAM, wake up on lan, wake up on ring, etc.
ITX Motherboards ITX Motherboards
Tutorials - August 23, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn about the ITX form factor, introduced by VIA.
USB 2.0 USB 2.0
Articles - August 23, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Learn more about the new USB bus.
BIOS Setup BIOS Setup
Tutorials - July 2, 2004 - By Gabriel Torres
Everything you need to know about BIOS setup.

News
[Sep 12, 2013] ECS Introduces Durathon Certified H81 Series Motherboards
[Aug 20, 2013] ASUS Introduces the World’s First Intel Thunderbolt 2 Certified Motherboard
[Aug 20, 2013] Gigabyte Announces A88X Series Motherboards
[Jul 01, 2013] EVGA Announces X79 Dark Motherboard
[Jun 28, 2013] ASRock Non-Z OC Technology
[Jun 19, 2013] ECS Reveals Its First AMD Kabini Motherboard
[Jun 04, 2013] Manufacturers Introduce Motherboards Based on the Intel Z87 Chipset
[May 27, 2013] ASRock Demos Waterproof Motherboards
[May 20, 2013] ASRock A-Style Motherboards Offer 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.0
[May 16, 2013] ECS Intel 8-Series Chipset Motherboards Officially Debut
[Apr 15, 2013] ECS Improves Reliability of its Motherboard with Durathon Technology
[Apr 04, 2013] MSI Announces its Complete Gaming Motherboard Lineup
[Jan 15, 2013] ASRock Announces the 990FX Extreme9 Motherboard
[Nov 29, 2012] Gigabyte Launches New HD Motherboard Series
[Nov 14, 2012] ECS Intros Its First Motherboard with Thunderbolt Support
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82C465MVA Improvement List
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