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.
Asus Still Top in Motherboard Sales; Gigabyte Close Behind
Apr 17, 2013 - in News
Gigabyte is right behind Asus in motherboard sales, although Asus still leads with profit margins due to the high-end segment.
Asus ROG Rampage IV Extreme Black Motherboard Pictured
Apr 5, 2013 - in News
The Rampage IV motherboard features a more subdued appearance but is otherwise identical to the standard version.
Asus Releases P9X79-E WS Motherboard, Supports 4-Way SLI
Apr 3, 2013 - in News
Asus is releasing a new high-end workstation motherboard, this one the P9X79-E WS.
Three AMD 990FX-Based Motherboards For Enthusiasts
Apr 1, 2013 - in Reviews
AMD’s flagship FX-series processors squarely target enthusiasts with sub-$1,000 system budgets, and it's hard to get there with an expensive motherboard. We requested every vendor's top-value solution, and received three boards for your consideration.
Asus Releases UEFI GOP VBIOS for its GeForce GTX 680
Mar 21, 2013 - in News
The optional BIOS update allows users to take advantage of features such as "Ultra Fast Boot" and "CSM disable."
Asus Teases Z87 Motherboards With M&Ms
Mar 11, 2013 - in News
Asus has provided us with some tasty teasers on its upcoming Z87 motherboards.
Asus Unleashes High-End TUF Sabertooth 990FX Gen3 R2.0
Feb 20, 2013 - in News
Asus has announced a new Sabertooth motherboard, this time a 990FX board, GEN3 Revision 2.0 and is the first AMD board to sport PCI-Express 3.0.
Asus Announces F2A85-V FM2 Motherboard
Feb 13, 2013 - in News
Asus has expanded its lineup of FM2 Motherboards with the F2A85-V.
Asus Responds to Intel's Exit from Motherboard Business
Jan 24, 2013 - in News
Asus tells us what it thinks about Intel's big decision.
Four Z77-Based Mini-ITX Motherboards, Reviewed
Jan 9, 2013 - in Reviews
Yes, you can get all of the functionality enabled by Intel's Z77 Express chipset in a tiny mini-ITX form factor! We round up four motherboards that uniquely approach the gaming and media center markets with a range of features and prices. Which is best?
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?
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.
Rumor: Asus Making Offer to Acquire ASRock Mobo Division
Oct 1, 2012 - in News
Asus may be gearing up to purchase ASRock's motherboard division.
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.
Asus Shows New Motherboards at Computex 2012
Jun 9, 2012 - in News
If you're a fan of Asus boards, check this out.
Asus Unveils Thunderbolt Add-In Upgrade Card
Jun 8, 2012 - in News
Asus is demonstrating the first add-in card to extend its motherboards with Thunderbolt support.
Thunderbolt Will Become Key Motherboard Spec in 2H 2012
May 25, 2012 - in News
Insiders predict the obvious: Thunderbolt will be a key competitive spec for motherboard manufacturers in 2H 2012.
Does Your AMD FX Platform BSOD with Steam? Read This.
May 22, 2012 - in News
Tom's Hardware has reached out to AMD and a few motherboard manufacturers to get an understanding of what looks to be a long stemming issue with its FX processors and Steam games.
Six $160-220 Z77 Motherboards, Benchmarked And Reviewed
Apr 29, 2012 - in Reviews
Combining the newest features with moderate expandability, Intel’s mainstream platforms provide high value to most gaming and overclocking enthusiasts. We compare six examples with Z77 Express to find the best features, overclocking, and efficiency.
Overclocking: Asus Rampage IV Extreme Versus EVGA X79 FTW
Apr 16, 2012 - in Reviews
Many companies claim to offer the best overclocking for your money, yet only two compete for the best overclocking at the very highest price point. Today we put those claims to the test, including a full set of benchmarks to analyze performance gains.
Six $200-$260 LGA 2011 Motherboards, Reviewed
Feb 26, 2012 - in Reviews
We know that Intel's X79 Express platform hosts the fastest desktop processors in the company's portfolio. But can it be made more affordable? We round up the least-expensive $200-$260 motherboards to determine how much you have to give up for cheap X79.
Ultrabooks Will Be Zapped By Thunderbolt in 2Q12
Jan 20, 2012 - in News
It's assumed that ultrabooks based on the Ivy Bridge platform will feature Thunderbolt connectivity on the higher-end models. Updated, adding info provided by Gigabyte.
Seven $260-$320 X79 Express Motherboards, Reviewed
Jan 11, 2012 - in Reviews
With 40 lanes of PCIe 3.0 connectivity to host all of our high-bandwidth devices, LGA 2011 certainly qualifies as a premium processor interface. Today we examine seven X79-based motherboards that offer high-end features at a more palatable price.
The Winners of Our Asus X79 System Design Challenge
Jan 5, 2012 - in News
Build the coolest system to win.
Ultimate X79? Five $320+ LGA 2011 Motherboards, Reviewed
Dec 6, 2011 - in Reviews
Our flagship motherboard comparison announcement was answered with an interesting selection of models, along with a bunch of “not ready yet” responses. Today we examine a few samples from companies bold enough to step up to the plate during launch week.
Five $160 To $240 990FX-Based Socket AM3+ Motherboards
Nov 6, 2011 - in Reviews
Forty-two PCIe lanes give the 990FX a clear connectivity lead over competing Intel chipsets. We compare five class-leading products using AMD's FX-8150 to see which offers the best combination of performance, overclocking, integrated features, and value.
More X79 Motherboards Revealed by Manufacturers
Nov 2, 2011 - in News
With the pending release of the Intel X79 Sandy Bridge-E platform slated for November, manufacturers have begun readying their motherboards and here is a sneak peak of a few.
A Sneak Peek at the New Asus Rampage IV Extreme (X79)
Oct 26, 2011 - in News
Asus’ ROG (Republic of Gamers) is set to release Rampage IV Extreme, its flagship motherboard for the upcoming release of Intel's LGA2011 (Sandy Bridge E) processors.