Gigabyte Releases Thin Mini-ITX Motherboards
Feb 21, 2013 - in News
It's not Gigabyte's new thin mini-ITX boards that are interesting, what's interesting is the fact that Gigabyte is using these as an entry to the new and evolving market of thin form factor PCs.
Gigabyte Announces E350N Mini-ITX Motherboard
Feb 19, 2013 - in News
Gigabyte has released a fairly interesting little motherboard
Do Two GeForce GTX 680s Beat Three GeForce GTX 660 Tis In SLI?
Feb 17, 2013 - in Reviews
What a problem, right? You have the money for high-end graphics, but don't know whether to buy a couple of GeForce GTX 680s or a trio of GeForce GTX 660 Ti boards for three-way SLI. We run through a number of games and help you come to a conclusion.
Gigabyte U2442 Extreme Ultrabook Announced
Feb 14, 2013 - in News
The new Gigabyte U2442F Ultrabook is both sleek in appearance and powerful in performance.
Build Your Own: The Customizable, Illuminated Dream Machine
Jan 31, 2013 - in Reviews
We set out to build a PC with completely customizable LED lighting. And when we say the PC, we mean the whole thing. The mouse, keyboard, gamepad, enclosure, memory, fan controller, and even power supply are loaded with configurable color controls.
Winners of the Gigabyte Gaming Hardware Sweepstakes
Jan 24, 2013 - in News
Here's the chance to win new hardware from Gigabyte and Tom's Hardware!
Gigabyte Responds to Intel's Exit from Desktop Motherboards
Jan 23, 2013 - in News
We get Gigabyte's reaction to the landscape-changing decision from Intel.
Gigabyte Announces Two Windows 8 Tablets
Jan 14, 2013 - in News
Powered by third generation Intel Ivy Bridge processor.
Gigabyte Demonstrates 4K on Intel HD4000 via Dual Thunderbolt
Jan 10, 2013 - in News
4K from Intel HD4000 graphics.
Quiet Gaming Cases, Part 2: Corsair, Fractal, And Gigabyte
Dec 26, 2012 - in Reviews
Yesterday, we embarked on a quest to find the ultimate quiet gaming case. Today, we’re testing three more enclosures: Corsair’s Obsidian 550D, Fractal Design’s Define R4, and Gigabyte’s Luxo M10. How will they compare in cooling, noise, and overall value?
System Builder Marathon, Q4 2012: System Value Compared
Dec 6, 2012 - in Reviews
This quarter is full of surprises, from a value-oriented $500 build that includes a Radeon HD 7850 to a $1,000 machine based on AMD's FX-8350 and a $2,000 box armed with a pair of Radeon HD 7970s. We mix it up by adding new benchmarks. It's anyone's game!
System Builder Marathon, Q4 2012: $2,000 Performance PC
Dec 5, 2012 - in Reviews
Last quarter, our highest-end build put an emphasis on host processing. This time around, we're setting our sights on gaming performance. That's not to say any part of this $2000 build suffers. It sports Radeon HD 7970s in CrossFire and a Core i7-3770K.
System Builder Marathon, Q4 2012: $1,000 Enthusiast PC
Dec 4, 2012 - in Reviews
Tired of seeing Intel CPUs dominate our System Builder Marathon? Finally, we have a processor from AMD able to go up against the fastest Core i5. We give its new FX-8350 a chance to distinguish itself in our final System Builder Marathon of 2012.
Overclockers Take AMD A10-5800K APU to 7.87 GHz
Nov 28, 2012 - in News
Gigabyte's overclocking team was able to overclock AMD’s A10-5800K APU to a record 7.87 GHz, up from a stock 3.8 GHz.
Six Socket FM2 Motherboards For AMD's Trinity APUs
Nov 25, 2012 - in Reviews
After just one generation, Socket FM1 is dead. We test six Socket FM2-based motherboards able to take AMD's newest APUs built using the Trinity architecture. Can any of these platforms, armed with AMD A85X Fusion Controller Hubs, get us to upgrade?
Tom's Hardware's 2012 Gift Guide, Part 1: For System Builders
Nov 20, 2012 - in Picture Story
Welcome to our most-anticipated event of the year, the 2012 Holiday Gift Guide! Today, in Part 1, we have three of our most stunning models ever displaying an arousing array of components for your system config consideration. Deep breath...and enjoy.
Gigabyte To Release Windows 8 Slate, Ultrabook
Oct 23, 2012 - in News
Gigabyte is launching a Windows 8 slate and a convertible Ultrabook sometime after the OS launches this Friday.
Gigabyte Launches New Aivia Gaming Keyboard, Mouse
Oct 18, 2012 - in News
Gigabyte has introduced a new Aivia gaming mouse and keyboard.
Six $220-280 Z77 Express-Based Motherboards, Reviewed
Oct 9, 2012 - in Reviews
Expanded graphics card support, enhanced on-board features that include Thunderbolt on some models, and more-robust voltage control are all good reasons to consider paying a little extra for a higher-end motherboard. Today we examine five top choices.
Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 And 660 Review: Kepler At $110 And $230
Sep 13, 2012 - in Reviews
We have two new graphics cards in the lab today: Nvidia's GeForce GTX 650 and 660, filling the gap between its GeForce GT 640 and GTX 660 Ti with Kepler derivatives. Are these GK107- and GK106-based boards able to challenge the Radeon HD 7750 and 7850?
Seven GeForce GTX 660 Ti Cards: Exploring Memory Bandwidth
Sep 11, 2012 - in Reviews
Seven GeForce GTX 660 Tis landed in our lab. Today, we're benchmarking them, measuring their noise and temperatures, and conducting a more in-depth analysis of the impact a 192-bit memory interface has on performance. The results are enlightening!
Gigabyte Launches Flagship Z77X-UP7 Motherboard
Aug 27, 2012 - in News
Gigabyte's latest motherboard features a robust 32+3+2 power design using Ultra Durable 5 high current capable components.
Guild Wars 2: Your Graphics Card And CPU Performance Guide
Aug 26, 2012 - in Reviews
The anticipated sequel to Guild Wars is here, and we're putting this MMO through its paces to let you know what hardware you'll need in order to play it at its highest details. We also explore which processor architectures work best with Guild Wars 2.
System Builder Marathon, August 2012: Alternative $2000 Gaming PC
Aug 23, 2012 - in Reviews
Starved by the limits of our System Builder Marathon benchmark suite, Thomas decides to explore what happens when he really uncorks the graphics system. A helping of 5760x1080 across three monitors is being added to the complete four-course test set.
System Builder Marathon, August 2012: System Value Compared
Aug 22, 2012 - in Reviews
Paul, Don, and Thomas each took a stab at building the best value-oriented performance machine within their budget limits (some more successfully than others). Which of these machines will stand out for delivering the most bang for your enthusiast buck?
System Builder Marathon, August 2012: $1000 Enthusiast PC
Aug 20, 2012 - in Reviews
This quarter, we construct our most powerful $1000 enthusiast build ever, complete with a Core i5-3570K, GeForce GTX 670, and solid-state storage. Can it beat the value of Paul's $500 machine or come close to the performance of Thomas' $2000 system?
System Builder Marathon, August 2012: $500 Gaming PC
Aug 19, 2012 - in Reviews
Paul went all-out last quarter, cramming massive graphics performance into his $500 gaming PC. This time around, he pulls back a little bit on his GPU in order to use a better-balanced processor. Can he maintain playable frame rates in our gaming suite?
Gigabyte Radeon HD 7970 Super Overclock: Now With Windforce 5X
Aug 5, 2012 - in Reviews
Gigabyte’s Radeon HD 7970 Super Overclock is huge, heavy, overclocked, and very different-looking. Its Windforce 5X cooler employs five 40 mm fans. We benchmark the card, spend some time tweaking it, and measure the noise those blowers make.
Seven Sub-$160 Z77 Express Motherboards, Reviewed
Jul 22, 2012 - in Reviews
Intel’s LGA 1155 interface is designed for mainstream buyers, yet the firm’s Ivy Bridge-based processors put it in the performance spotlight. We compare seven Z77 Express motherboards that deliver enthusiast-class performance at mainstream prices.
Preview: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7970 SOC Windforce 5X
Jul 19, 2012 - in News
Check out a sneak peek at Gigabyte's customized and overclocked Radeon HD 7970.