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Lian Li PC-888 Case
January 13, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
During CES 2009 Lian-Li introduced a concept case, PC-888, shaped like a billowing sail, made of blue anodized aluminum and costing a fortune. Let’s take a look at this very different case.


CSX Cases by Cooler Master
January 12, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
CSX is a partnership between Cooler Master and Smooth Creations USA to provide professional-grade paint job and artwork for Cooler Master cases. In this article we show all artworks they were displaying during CES 2008.


Zalman Z-Machine LQ1000 Case
January 9, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the forthcoming Zalman Z-Machine LQ1000 case, a blend between their Z-Machine GT1000 case and their Reserator XT water-cooling system.


Antec Sonata III 500 Case
November 2, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Sonata III 500, a mainstream high-quality case from Antec that comes with a 500 W power supply.


Antec Performance One P182SE Case
October 16, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at P182SE, a high-end case from Antec, part of their Performance One family.


Gigabyte Mercury Pro Case
May 8, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Mercury Pro is the latest case from Gigabyte, manufactured in aluminum and coming with a built-in water cooling system.


Zalman Z-Machine GT1000 Case
May 6, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Z-Machine GT1000, an all-aluminum high-end case that Zalman will release this month.


Enermax Uber Chakra Case
May 5, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the latest case from Enermax, Uber Chakra, which features a huge 25 cm side fan.


Antec Nine Hundred Case
October 8, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the latest case from Antec, Nine Hundred, which has a huge 200-mm fan on its top, a 120-mm fan on its rear and two 120-mm fans on its front panel.


Zalman Fatal1ty Case
September 20, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the new Fatal1ty case from Zalman, which will reach the market in the next few weeks.


Cooler Master Centurion 534 Case
March 29, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Centurion 534 case from Cooler Master, which has an aluminum front panel but internally is still made of steel.


XG Viper 2 Case
March 27, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Viper 2, an all-aluminum snakehead-shaped case from XG.


Gigabyte Poseidon Case
March 25, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our first impressions on the new all-aluminum case from Gigabyte, Poseidon.


Thermaltake Tai-Chi Case
March 23, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Tai-Chi PC case from Thermaltake, which is made of aluminum and comes with a water cooling kit.




CoolIT Domino ALC Water Cooler
January 14, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
During CES 2009 we could take a look at CoolIT Domino ALC, a self-containing water cooling system for CPUs with an LCD display and that is coming with an impressive low price (USD 79). Check it out.


Corsair TEC-Based Water-Cooling Solution for Memories
January 8, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
During CES 2009 Corsair displayed their forthcoming TEC-based water-cooling solution for memory modules. We were able to take a good look at this system.


Thermaltake BigWater 780e Water Cooler
July 23, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at BigWater 780e, a water cooling solution that uses three 5 ¼“ bays from your case, comes with a copper CPU block and is compatible with ESA technology.


GlacialTech Igloo 5750 Silent CPU Cooler
June 2, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a quick look at Igloo 5750 Silent from GlacialTech, a CPU cooler featuring four heat-pipes and two 92-mm fans for both AMD and Intel CPUs.


Cooler Master CM Sphere CPU Cooler
March 10, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a quick look at CM Sphere, an all-copper CPU cooler from Cooler Master featuring a radial fan and four heat-pipes.


CoolIT Water-Cooling Products
January 14, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
A quick look at current and forthcoming water-cooling products from CoolIT: Pure, Freezone Elite, Reference Series, Boreas and a prototype for rack-mount servers.


OCZ Vendetta 2 CPU Cooler Prototype
October 22, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We were able to take a look at OCZ’s forthcoming Vendetta 2 CPU cooler. Check it out.


Thermaltake TMG i1 CPU Cooler
October 22, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
A quick look at Thermaltake TMG i1, a cooler for socket 775 Intel CPUs.


OCZ HydroJet CPU Cooler Prototype (2nd version)
October 17, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the forthcoming HydroJet CPU cooler from OCZ on what appears to be its final version.


Thermaltake MaxOrb CPU Cooler
May 10, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
A quick look at the new rounded CPU cooler from Thermaltake, MaxOrb, which is manufactured in aluminum and features six heat-pipes.


Zalman ZM90-HP and VF1000 VGA Coolers
May 10, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
Zalman will release two new VGA coolers, ZM90-HP (which will be released as VNF-100) and VF1000. We had the chance of taking a quick look at them, so check it out.


Thermaltake V1 CPU Cooler
May 7, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the latest high-end CPU cooler released by Thermaltake, V1 (a.k.a. CL-P0401), which is made of copper with four heat-pipes and using a very different design.


Scythe Kama Cross CPU Cooler
May 2, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Kama Cross, a new CPU cooler that Scythe is going to release in the next few weeks.


Thermaltake Bigwater 760i
May 1, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
A quick look at Bigwater 760i, an all-in-one water-cooling solution that Thermaltake is still thinking whether they will release or not in the US market.


OCZ HydroJet CPU Cooler
April 24, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the prototype of HydroJet from OCZ, a sealed water-cooling system made in just one piece that resembles a regular CPU cooler.


Zalman CNPS9700 LED CPU Cooler
October 13, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Next week Zalman will be releasing their latest CPU cooler, CNPS9700 LED, featuring a huge 110 mm fan and coming with a high-performance thermal grease (ZM-STG1). Let’s take a look at it!


Asetek Low Cost Liquid Cooling (LCLC)
October 10, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at the latest water cooling kit from Asetek, ”Low Cost Liquid Cooling“ (LCLC), an entry-level water cooler solution targeted to OEMs.


OCZ V12 CPU Cooler
October 5, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
OCZ is going to release a new CPU and chipset air cooler line this month with a product line codenamed V12 (commercial name: Vindicator). We had the chance to take a look at these products. Check it out!


OCZ Cryo-Z CPU Cooler
September 21, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Cryo-Z is literally a freezer to refrigerate your CPU, allowing you to achieve a very high overclocking level. It will be released only by the end of October, but we had the chance of taking a look at it.


Thermaltake Extreme Spirit II
September 19, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Extreme Spirit II, an all-copper chipset cooler from Thermaltake.


Arctic Cooling Accelero X1 VGA Cooler
June 23, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at Accelero X1 from Arctic Cooling, a high-end VGA cooler targeted to GeForce 6800 series, 7800 series and 7900 GTX, providing a very low noise level.


Arctic Cooling NV Silencer 6 (Rev. 2) VGA Cooler
June 3, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
A look at NV Silencer 6 (Rev. 2) from Arctic Cooling, a VGA cooler targeted to GeForce FX 5700, GeForce 6200 and GeForce 6600 series that removes hot air from inside the computer and also provides a very low noise level.


PowerColor HeatBuster PC Cooler
June 1, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
A look at HeatBuster, a PC cooling device manufactured by PowerColor that removes hot air from inside the PC and helps the PC internal airflow.


Cooler Master NotePal Laptop Cooler
March 20, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at NotePal, an aluminum notebook cooler from Cooler Master.


Cooler Master Aquagate Mini
October 4, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
A look at Cooler Master’s entry-level water cooling system, Aquagate Mini.


Zalman Fatal1ty Cooler Series
September 24, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Take a look at the new Fatal1ty CPU and VGA coolers from Zalman, made to match ABIT’s Fatal1ty motherboards.


Thermaltake Symphony
August 24, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
Our first impressions on Symphony from Thermaltake, an external liquid cooling system targeted to home theater PCs.






ASUS VivoBook X202E Laptop
April 29, 2013 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a good look at the ASUS VivoBook X202E, a touchscreen laptop with a 11.6“ screen, Core i3-3217U CPU, and Windows 8. Check it out!


ASUS G75VW Laptop
December 18, 2012 - By Rafael Coelho
Let’s take a good look at the ASUS G75VW, a gaming laptop with a 17.3“ 3D screen, third-generation Core i7 CPU, a GeForce GTX 670M video card, two hard drives, and much more.


Acer Aspire 5750 Laptop
August 12, 2011 - By Rafael Coelho
We took a look at the Aspire 5750, a mainstream from Acer, which has a 15.6" screen and an Intel second-generation Core i CPU. Check it out!


Acer Aspire TimelineX AS3830T-6417 Laptop
August 3, 2011 - By Gabriel Torres
Let’s take a look at the new Acer Aspire TimelineX AS3830T-6417 ultra thin laptop, featuring a 13.3“ widescreen display and a Core i3-2310M CPU.


Acer Aspire 5742Z Laptop
July 8, 2011 - By Rafael Coelho
We took a look at the Aspire 5742Z, a value laptop from Acer, which has a 15.6" screen and Pentium P6200 CPU. Check it out!


iPad 2 Tablet
April 29, 2011 - By Murray Hill
We took a look at the hottest selling tablet on the market, the Apple’s iPad 2. Let’s see why it is so popular.


ASUS Eee PC 1201T
November 2, 2010 - By Rafael Coelho
We took a look at the ASUS Eee PC 1201T, a netbook based on the AMD Athlon Neo MV-40 processor, with a 12.1" screen with 1366x768 native resolution and more. Check it out!


ASUS Eee PC 1002HA
January 4, 2009 - By Gabriel Torres
We took an in-depth look at the new member of ASUS Eee PC, 1002HA, which is a ”Netbook“ (small laptop) based on Intel Atom N270 CPU (1.6 GHz) with 1 GB RAM, 160 GB HDD, 1.3 MP webcam, 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN, Bluetooth and more.


ASUS C90P Overclockable Gaming Laptop
January 8, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at ASUS C90P, a gaming laptop using regular Intel desktop CPUs featuring overclocking by touching just one button that ASUS will be launching during 2008.



ASUS AM1M-A Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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+
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


ASUS P8Z77-V LK Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.“


ASRock Z77 OC Formula Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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.


ASRock Z77 Extreme9 Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) Motherboard
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
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.


ASUS P8H67-M EVO Motherboard
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.


ASUS P8H67-M PRO/CSM Motherboard
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
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.


ASUS Maximus IV Extreme Motherboard
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.


ASUS P8P67 PRO Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


Gigabyte A75M-UD2H Motherboard
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
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
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
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.


Gigabyte 990FXA-UD5 Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


Gigabyte G1.Assassin Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


Gigabyte 890FXA-UD7 Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


ASUS Rampage III Extreme Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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.


Gigabyte GA-H55M-USB3 Motherboard
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.


MSI P55-GD85 Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


ASUS P7P55D PRO Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


Gigabyte GA-EP31-DS3L Motherboard
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


P35 Series from Gigabyte
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.


Abit IL-90MV Motherboard
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
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.


DFI LANParty Venus nF4 SLI-DR Expert Motherboard
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 SDGE Technology
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.



Thermaltake Toughpower 1500 W Power Supply
July 30, 2008 - By Gabriel Torres
Thermaltake Toughpower 1500 W is one of the most powerful PC power supply in the world – so powerful that it can’t be sold in the USA. We took an in-depth look at this monster.


GlacialPower GP-PS550BP Power Supply
August 27, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We completely disassembled GP-PS550BP, a 550 W power supply with passive PFC manufactured by GlacialPower and sold by GlacialTech. Check it out!


Young Year YP-AB Transparent Power Supply
January 15, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
We took an in-depth look at a transparent power supply manufactured by Young Year and also sold under other brands, like Aspire/Apevia and Levicom and found out that inside it is a trashy low-end ”generic“ unit.


HEC AcePower 480 W Power Supply
January 10, 2007 - By Gabriel Torres
HEC, also known as Compucase, has a series of high-quality power supplies without active PFC, promising to deliver a high power at a low-end cost. We completely disassembled one of their models, AcePower 480 W. Does it live up to expectations? Read on.


Tagan TurboJet TG1100-U95 1,100 W Power Supply
December 2, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
TurboJet TG1100-U95 is a 1,100 W power supply from Tagan targeted for users with quad-SLI systems, with a terrific aesthetics. We completely disassembled this unit. Check it out.


OCZ GameXstream 700 W Power Supply
November 8, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
OCZ has launched a new power supply series, called GameXstream. We completely disassembled their 700 W model to take a look. Check it out.


HEC WinPower 480 W Power Supply
November 7, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
HEC, also known as Compucase, has a series of high-quality power supplies without active PFC, promising to deliver a high power at a low-end cost. We completely disassembled one of their models, WinPower 480 W. Does it live up to expectations? Read on.


Thermaltake Toughpower 750 W (W0116RU) Power Supply
August 29, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Toughpower 750 W is a high-end power supply from Thermaltake. We completely disassembled this product to take a look. Check it out.


Enermax Galaxy 1000 W Power Supply
August 21, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Galaxy 1000 W from Enermax is one of the most powerful power supplies on the market today, delivering an astonishing 1,000 W and designed for the most high-end quad-SLI systems and quad-CPU servers. We completely disassembled this PSU to take a look. Check it out.


Cooler Master iGreen Power 430 W (RS-430-ASAA) Power Supply
August 2, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at iGreen Power 430 W, the simplest power supply on the new iGreen power supply series from Cooler Master.


XG Magnum 600 External Power Supply
March 19, 2006 - By Gabriel Torres
Our first look at XG Magnum 600 External, an external fanless true 600 W power supply for the PC.


OCZ ModStream 520 W Power Supply
September 29, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at OCZ’s ModStream 520 W power supply.


OCZ 1,100 Watts Power Supply Prototype
August 26, 2005 - By Gabriel Torres
We took a look at OCZ’s 1,100-watt power supply prototype. Really amazing.




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