System Builder Marathon: Performance & Value
Oct 30, 2008 - in Reviews
Three dramatically different builds face off in a show of performance, defining the real value of each. Our mainstream system is designed to meet the needs of most users. Who should spend more and who can live with less?
System Builder Marathon: $500 Gaming PC
Oct 29, 2008 - in Reviews
For the second to last day of our System Builder Marathon series, we add a $500 gaming PC to the mix. It's not going to be as quick as our other two builds, but we think Paul was able to get some serious value from this thing.
Sneak Peek: Four Core i7 X58 Motherboards
Oct 26, 2008 - in Picture Story
Core i7 is coming, Core i7 is coming! We got our hands on four of the first X58-based motherboards you're going to see come launch time from ASUS, Gigabyte, and MSI and took plenty of pictures for this sneak peek.
Event: Gigabyte's Global Overclocking Finals
Oct 21, 2008 - in Reviews
Our team from Tom's Hardware TW had the pleasure of attending the finals for Gigabyte's global overclocking competition and sent us back plenty of pictures, plus a detailed report.
G31 And E7200: The Real Low-Power Story
Oct 9, 2008 - in Reviews
While Intel and VIA are battling for the low-power market, an optimized desktop motherboard and an efficient processor can already take your idle power down to almost 30 W, while still providing solid performance. We put Intel's G31 chipset to the task.
Part 4: Avivo HD vs. PureVideo HD
Sep 28, 2008 - in Reviews
The 780G chipset/Radeon HD 3200 and the MCP78S chipset/GeForce 8200 provide the first integrated graphics solutions that can accelerate Blu-ray playback. We dig deep into how well they work with high-quality Blu-ray 1080p video playback.
Gigabyte's Monstrous 6 TFlops Core i7 Prototype Motherboard Pictured
Aug 26, 2008 - in News
San Jose (CA) - Believe it or not, NVISION 08 is not just about Nvidia.
11-Way P45 Motherboard Shootout
Aug 25, 2008 - in Reviews
Two formerly high-end features—PCI Express 2.0 transfers and native Crossfire support—separate Intel’s new mainstream P45 Express chipset from its earlier P35 Express. Eleven motherboards challenge the market with features, performance and value.
Computex 2008: Nanya Highlighting Elixir DDR3 Memory Modules
Jun 3, 2008 - in News
Nanya Technology is displaying its Elixir DDR3 memory modules at the ongoing Computex Taipei 2008 IT tradeshow.
Asustek And Gigabyte Gear Up For Intel P45 Chipset Launch
May 13, 2008 - in News
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Graphics Card Makers Introduce GeForce 9800 GTX Series
Apr 2, 2008 - in News
Graphics card makers including Micro-Star International (MSI), Albatron, Gigabyte Technology and Leadtek Research have launched graphics card based on Nvidia's GeForce 9800 GTX GPU.
Gigabyte To Jump Into High-end PC Accessory Market
Mar 17, 2008 - in News
First-tier motherboard maker Gigabyte Technology will officially enter the high-end PC accessory (keyboard and mouse) market in late March targeting the high-end gaming sector, according to the sources at the company.
Gigabyte To Launch Low-cost PC In June
Jan 17, 2008 - in News
Gigabyte Technology has join the growing list of companies to jump on the low-cost PC bandwagon with plans to launch its contender for the market in June, company vice president Richard Ma, has revealed.
Gigabyte Launches GeForce 8800 GT Card
Dec 5, 2007 - in News
Gigabyte United has announced the launch of the GV-NX88T512HP, based on Nvidia's GeForce 8800 GT GPU.
Gigabyte launches quad SLI-ready gaming platform
Jan 16, 2007 - in News
Gigabyte United, a joint-venture of Gigabyte Technology and Asustek Computer, has launched its GA-N680SLI-DQ6 high-end gaming platform, featuring the Nvidia nForce 680i SLI MCP chipset, supporting Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad-Core processors, and delivering what the company calls Gigabyte 6-Quad technologies.
Gigabyte mobo receives Vista premium certification
Oct 27, 2006 - in News
With Windows Vista being finalized these days, it's time to have a closer look at operating system support when you buy a new computer or add-ons.
Gigabyte to ship AGP version of GeForce 7600GS graphics card in volume
Aug 16, 2006 - in News
Gigabyte Technology has announced that it will start volume shipments of GV-N76G256D-RH, an AGP version of the GeForce 7600GS graphics cards.
Gigabyte showcases new server product lines
Jun 7, 2006 - in News
Gigabyte Technology is showcasing its new server product lines based on both Intel and AMD solutions at Computex Taipei, including four boards targeted at the entry and mainstream markets, and six systems focused on high-density data centers and small- to mid-size businesses.
Gigabyte introduces "quad-core ready" motherboard
Jun 6, 2006 - in News
While we are still waiting for the arrival of Intel's Core micro architecture and Core 2 Duo processors, some vendors at Computex already have the next processor generation in mind. For example, Gigabyte unveiled its GA-965P-DQ6 motherboard, which, according to the manufacturer, is designed to carry Core 2 Duo processors as well as "Kentsfield," Intel's first quad-core desktop processor.
Gigabyte and Leadtek launch SLI-ready 7600 GS graphics cards
Mar 28, 2006 - in News
Gigabyte Technology and Leadtek Research introduced two PCI Express graphics cards based on Nvidia's price-performance GeForce 7600 GT graphics processing unit (GPU).
Gigabyte to expand branded presence in emerging markets in 2006
Jan 4, 2006 - in News
Kingston introduces 100X CompactFlash cards
Dec 1, 2005 - in News
Kingston has announced the release of their "Ultimate" line of CompactFlash cards. These cards come in one, two and four Gigabyte sizes and have a 100X speed rating. Kingston says that this equates to about 18 MegaBytes per second read speed and 15 MegaBytes per second write speed.
Gigabyte's second motherboard brand Axper adopts SiS chipset
Nov 23, 2005 - in News
SiS recently announced that Axper, a motherboard brand established by Gigabyte Technology to target the entry-level segment, will utilize the SiS761GX northbridge and SiS964 southbridge chipsets for its upcoming AMD Sempron-based XP-M8S761GX motherboard.
Gigabyte launches four-way PCI-E X16 motherboard, premieres AMD-style chipset for Intel CPUs
Nov 11, 2005 - in News
Gigabyte Technologies latest high-end motherboard is capable of driving as many as ten (10) displays, by way of its eight PCI-E X16 and two PCI-E X8 slots. And its innovative design enables an Intel Pentium D motherboard to use HyperTransport to eliminate the southbridge chip.
Ten million motherboards shipped by first tier in October
Nov 10, 2005 - in News
Gigabyte announces ATI Radeon X1800-based graphics card
Oct 6, 2005 - in News
Gigabyte Technology today introduced two versions of its flagship 90nm GV-RX18 series graphics card.
PC makers slow move into LCD TV market
Sep 28, 2005 - in News
Though taiwan-based PC specialists, including Asustek Computer, Gigabyte Technology, Aopen, and Universal Scientific Industrial (USI), had announced their move to enter the LCD TV market during the past year, the makers seem to have slowed down their respective progress in the segment, due to a lack of competitiveness without support from panel suppliers, according to the Chinese-language Apple Daily today.
Gigabyte introduces Nvidia nForce Professional RoHS-compliant motherboard
Sep 6, 2005 - in News
Gigabyte Technology recently introduced an AMD Opteron-based GA-2CEWH motherboard, its first product that follows the EU's Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) legislation.
Gigabyte, EVGA, BFG release higher-powered GeForce graphics cards
Aug 17, 2005 - in News
If the standard GeForce 6800 and 7800 just don't deliver enough horsepower for your games, then EVGA and Gigabyte may just have what you are looking for. EVGA announced the first 512 MByte 6800 GT, Gigabyte introduced an overclocked 7800 GTX version and BFG launched water-cooled versions of the 7800 GT and 7800 GTX.
Gigabyte releases 512 MByte, dual-chip graphics card
Jul 11, 2005 - in News
Gigabyte is shipping its third dual-chip graphics card. The new 3D1-68GT is based on two GeForce 6800 GT chips and will come close to the performance of two GeForce 6800 Ultra cards in SLI mode, according to Gigabyte.