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Asus Finally Announces Maximus VII Impact Mini-ITX Z97 Motherboard
Aug 15, 2014 - in News
Asus' Maximus VII Impact has finally officially been announced.
Five Z97 Express Motherboards, $160 To $220, Reviewed
Aug 14, 2014 - in Reviews
Intel’s “mainstream” socket continues to spawn enthusiast parts with the company’s fastest-ever gaming-oriented CPU. You’ll probably want a feature-packed motherboard for that, and five companies stepped up to show off the best of the sub-$220 segment.
Asus' First FM2+ Based ROG Motherboard Is Coming Soon
Aug 6, 2014 - in News
Asus' ROG CrossBlade Ranger, the first ROG board with an FM2+ socket, is coming to shelves soon.
Asus Releases its ROG Maximus VII Formula Motherboard
Jul 21, 2014 - in News
The Asus ROG Maximus VII Formula is a new flagship motherboard.
Asus Intros H97-Pro Gamer Motherboard
Jul 14, 2014 - in News
Asus has introduced a new Gamer-series product.
Three AMD AM1 Motherboards For The Kabini APU, Reviewed
Jul 2, 2014 - in Reviews
Targeting power-misers, AMD’s low-energy Kabini-based APUs could easily find their way into entertainment PCs, office machines, and PoS terminals. Of course, you need a motherboard to make it a “platform” and we found three companies willing to help.
Asus Unlocks Overclocking on Non Z-Series Motherboards
Jun 18, 2014 - in News
Soon you'll be able to overclock your unlocked Intel Haswell or Haswell refresh CPU on a non Z-series motherboard.
Asus Demonstrates White TUF Motherboard Prototypes
Jun 10, 2014 - in News
Asus showcased white motherboards at Computex, along with a four lane PCIe-to-M.2 adapter.
Asus ROG Reveals Three Motherboards
Jun 3, 2014 - in News
Three new motherboards are on display at COMPUTEX 2014.
Asus Introduces Z97 WS Workstation Motherboard
May 14, 2014 - in News
Asus' Z97 WS can be used to build a serious workhorse.
Intel Z97 Express: Five Enthusiast Motherboards, $120 To $160
May 13, 2014 - in Reviews
Tom’s Hardware readers set a higher bar for enthusiast-class motherboards, demanding overclocking capabilities and more robust feature sets. Priced from $120 to $160, we welcome the first five Z97 motherboards to our enhanced definition of mainstream!
Which A88X-Based Board Should You Buy For Your Kaveri APU?
Mar 20, 2014 - in Reviews
AMD’s Socket FM2+ interface introduces official PCI Express 3.0 support to the company's APUs based on the Kaveri architecture. We take a look at four motherboards in order to determine which features and overclocking enhancements are also on the table.
Asus Reveals Two AMD AM1 Motherboards Ready for April
Mar 6, 2014 - in News
Asus is releasing two AM1 motherboards in April.
Four Z87 Express Motherboards For Three- And Four-Way SLI
Jan 3, 2014 - in Reviews
Formerly a very exclusive component, the PCI Express switch that makes Intel’s LGA 1150-based platforms three- and four-way SLI-capable is now available across a range of high-end motherboards. Today we compare four premium enthusiast-oriented models.
Five Z87 Motherboards For Your Mini-ITX Build, Reviewed
Nov 24, 2013 - in Reviews
Z87 rules the PC enthusiast market by exposing the Haswell architecture's full feature set. We're particularly interested in mini-ITX-based platforms able to integrate Z87 in a compact form factor. Five boards contend for supremacy of compact computing.
Asus Launches ROG Assassin's Creed IV Hardware Bundles
Oct 23, 2013 - in News
Asus is bundling Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag with a bunch of hardware.
Z87 Hits The High End: Four Sub-$300 Motherboards
Oct 1, 2013 - in Reviews
Situated barely below the priciest premium boards, which typically exceed $300, high-end Z87 Express-based motherboards offer enthusiasts almost everything they could want except for three-way SLI support. We put four of these platforms to the test.
Asus Updates BIOS for LGA2011: Adds Ivy Bridge-E Support
Aug 23, 2013 - in News
Asus has officially released BIOS updates that bring Ivy Bridge-E support to its LGA2011 motherboards.
Asus Launches First Motherboard with Thunderbolt 2
Aug 22, 2013 - in News
Asus has introduced the Z87-Deluxe/Quad motherboard for Haswell CPUs.
Fast And Cheap? Five Sub-$160 Z87 Motherboards For Enthusiasts
Aug 13, 2013 - in Reviews
Intel’s Haswell architecture has mainstream leanings. And yet some of the motherboards out there are really high-end. Today we're looking at five platforms under the $160 mark that hopefully put some value back into being an enthusiast.
Asus Debuts World's First FM2+ Motherboards
Jul 29, 2013 - in News
The Asus A88XM-A and A55BM-A/USB3 micro-ATX motherboards are the first to feature an FM2+ socket and compatibility with AMD’s upcoming “Kaveri” APUs.
Asus Z87-C Mobo Receives WHQL Certification for Win 8
Jul 22, 2013 - in News
The Asus Z87-C is the first Z87 motherboard to receive a WHQL certification for Windows 8.1.
Asus Also Announces Non-Z Overclocking on 8-Series Mobos
Jul 16, 2013 - in News
Asus joins ASRock, Biostar, ECS and Gigabyte with Haswell CPU overclocking on non-Z 8-Series motherboards.
Asus Rolls Out P9X79-E WS LGA2011 Motherboard
Jun 17, 2013 - in News
Asus has released its X79-based P9X79-E WS Motherboard.
Asus Reveals Maximus VI Formula LGA1150 Motherboard
Jun 5, 2013 - in News
Asus has unveiled its Z87-based Maximus VI Formula motherboard.
Asus Reveals ROG Maximus VI Impact Mini-ITX Motherboard
Jun 4, 2013 - in News
Asus has revealed a proper high-end Mini-ITX board, one that can put even most ATX-size motherboards to shame.
Five Z87 Motherboards Under $220, Reviewed
Jun 3, 2013 - in Reviews
Intel’s Haswell architecture displaces Ivy Bridge in its desktop line-up, bringing with it yet another new CPU interface. We tested six motherboards that claimed to be ready for your overclocking efforts, and included the five survivors in today’s review.
Asus Teases New 'Formula' Haswell-Based Board
May 30, 2013 - in News
Asus is such a tease.
Asus Unveils Its Family of Z87 Motherboards
May 17, 2013 - in News
Asus has taken the wraps off a rather impressive range of Z87 Motherboards that features products under the Asus, Republic of Gamers, The Ultimate Force and Workstation brands.
Asus Z87 Motherboards Will Have Thunderbolt Support
Apr 26, 2013 - in News
Asus has let out yet another teaser regarding its upcoming Z87 motherboards.