Prices of Numerous Haswell LGA 1150 Motherboards Show Up
May 7, 2013 - in News
Pricing information has been revealed through a Dutch website.
Intel's 8-series 'Lynx Point' Motherboards Spotted
May 2, 2013 - in News
VR-Zone has spotted four additional Intel 8-series “Lynx Point” motherboards that will presumably launch alongside the “Kingsley Thunderbolt” flagship.
ASRock First to Get Windows 8 Motherboard Certificate
Apr 20, 2013 - in News
ASRock's upcoming Z87-Extreme4 is the first motherboard with an Intel 8-Series chipset to get Windows 8 certification.
Intel Confirms, Fixes Haswell's USB 3.0 S3 Sleep Problems
Apr 8, 2013 - in News
Intel has issued a Product Change Notification (PCN) to correct Haswell's USB 3.0 S3 sleep problems.
Intel Launches App for Offline Access to Product Specs
Mar 28, 2013 - in News
Information at your fingertips.
Tyan Showcasing its GPU Platforms at GTC 2013
Mar 20, 2013 - in News
Server platform manufacturer Tyan is presenting its "cutting-edge GPU supporting platform" during GTC 2013.
Obama Applauds Apple, Intel For U.S. Manufacturing Jobs
Feb 13, 2013 - in News
President stresses importance of creating jobs within America.
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.
Intel Reveals the End is Near for its Desktop Motherboards
Jan 22, 2013 - in News
Intel has released a statement in which it announces that it will be leaving the design and manufacturing of desktop motherboards, leaving the field open for other motherboard manufacturers to fill in the gaps.
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.
Report: Intel Haswell Causing Concern Among Mobo Makers
Sep 27, 2012 - in News
A report coming out of Taiwan suggests that the continued integration of new features in microprocessors will cause some motherboard makers to pull out of the market.
Are You Ready To Win Parts For Your Back-To-School PC?
Sep 4, 2012 - in News
Intel sent over several thousand dollars worth of hardware for us to give away, just in time for school to start. But you don't need to be a student to win. Just enter our sweepstakes for your chance to take home a CPU, motherboard, and an SSD.
Intel and HP Lead Battle Against Conflict Minerals
Aug 17, 2012 - in News
For the second time, the Enough Project has listed technology companies for their effort to avoid conflict minerals in their products.
Third-Gen Thunderbolt Chip Slated for 2Q13 Release
Jul 23, 2012 - in News
20 Gbps transfer speeds aren't expected to hit Thunderbolt until 2014.
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.
Video: Intel's S2600IP And S2600CP, Previewed
Jul 18, 2012 - in News
We recently received a couple of Intel's server boards, and handed them over to our 3D modeling team to preview in video.
Everything You Need To Know About Thunderbolt
Jun 11, 2012 - in Reviews
A year after its debut on Apple platforms, Thunderbolt is finally available for PCs. Both fast and scalable, the technology’s 10 Gb/s connectivity and potential for external graphics promises to inspire innovation. But is it ready for prime time?
Gigabyte Boasts 7.032 GHz CPU Clock Record on Ivy Bridge
Jun 4, 2012 - in News
Overclocker HiCookie pushes two Gigabyte Z77X motherboards to World Records with the help of an Intel Core i7-3770K and GSkill Trident X Memory.
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.
Intel's Next Unit of Computing Rivals Raspberry Pi in Size
May 1, 2012 - in News
Set for release later this year, this little computer measures just 4x4 inches.
Video Teaser: Intel's DZ77GA-70K Motherboard
Apr 23, 2012 - in Reviews
Have a peek at Intel's DZ77GA-70K motherboard, the platform that drove our Sandy Bridge- and Ivy Bridge-based processors in today's Core i7-3770K launch. We cover some of the board's physical features and our first experience with its new Visual BIOS.
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.
Intel P67 Express Chipset Begins Product Discontinuance Cycle
Apr 10, 2012 - in News
On April 2nd, Intel quietly announced its P67 Express chipset has been discontinued just ahead of Ivy Bridge's release.
Intel’s Z77 Express And Lucidlogix MVP: New Features For Gamers
Apr 8, 2012 - in Reviews
Integrated USB 3.0, advanced management features, reduced power consumption, and a new software package from Lucidlogix separate the Z77 Express motherboards from the Z68 chipset that preceded it. Were these capabilities worth waiting for?
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.
Chris Angelini On Tom's Hardware In 2012
Jan 16, 2012 - in Reviews
I just got back from CES 2012. And although I’ve attended a great many Consumer Electronics Shows, Computexes, and Comdexes (never a CeBIT), this year’s show was by far the most intense. It wasn’t that there were tons of really awesome products. In fact,
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.
Intel Receives Network-Power-On Patent
Dec 28, 2011 - in News
Intel has been just granted a patent which enables electronic devices to be switched on via an intermediate computing device.