bios

Intel Will Kill Legacy BIOS Support By 2020

After a 45 year run, the Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) is finally going to die. As one of the most fundamental parts of a PC, the move has been a long time coming. The ...

November 23, 2017 at 9:22 am by

MSI Releases Cryptocurrency Mining-Specific BIOSes

MSI has released a series of new BIOSes for its motherboards, targeted specifically to benefit cryptocurrency miners. The move is designed to compensate for the ...

July 7, 2017 at 3:21 pm by
AMD Ryzen

Ryzen BIOS Update Could Boost Memory Performance

AMD is set to release a new BIOS update for Socket AM4 motherboards that should provide a huge boost memory boost to Ryzen systems. As we reported last month, the new AMD ...

May 8, 2017 at 6:20 pm by
ASRock Rolls Out Intel Optane Support via BIOS Updates for 200 Series Mobos

ASRock Rolls Out Intel Optane Support via BIOS Updates for 200 Series Mobos

Intel’s Optane memory storage products have been released, available for purchase by the public this week, delivering advanced storage performance via caching compatible ...

April 27, 2017 at 4:57 pm by
AMD Radeon RX 480 Video Card Successfully Flashed to RX 580

AMD Radeon RX 480 Video Card Successfully Flashed to RX 580

After less than 24-hours since its launch, a user from the TechPowerUp forums called TonybonJoby has shown that he has successfully flashed a previous generation AMD Radeon RX ...

April 19, 2017 at 7:00 pm by

AMD Announces AM4 BIOS Update in Time for Ryzen 5

We’re less than a fortnight away from the release of AMD’s mid-range Ryzen 5 processors, but the company has already revealed a new BIOS update for socket AM4 motherboards ...

March 30, 2017 at 10:41 pm by

AMD to Release BIOS Fix for FMA3 Freezing Bug

While I’ve yet to run into the problem personally, some users are experiencing a major bug with the new AMD Ryzen processors, where if an application is utilising the ...

March 23, 2017 at 9:58 am by
RX 460

AMD RX 460 Unlocked to Increase Stream Processors!

The RX 460 is AMD’s most affordable option in the Polaris range and primarily designed for eSports gaming. Even though it’s not particularly powerful, the RX 460 ...

December 12, 2016 at 10:05 am by

AMD Crimson ReLive Locks Out Polaris BIOS Modders

On Thursday, AMD released one of their biggest software overhaul and update in recent time. Dubbed Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition, the new driver and graphics ...

December 11, 2016 at 9:47 am by

Gigabyte X99-Ultra Gaming LGA2011-3 Motherboard Review

Introduction, Specifications and Packaging Since the release of Intel’s latest Broadwell-E architecture, motherboard vendors have compiled a number of intriguing ...

October 21, 2016 at 9:02 am by
MSI

MSI Removes Kaby Lake LGA1151 BIOS Updates Due to Coding Error

Not so long ago, MSI released a comprehensive set of BIOS updates for their LGA1151 motherboard range which adds Kaby Lake support. A few days after MSI set the ball rolling, ...

October 14, 2016 at 5:46 pm by
ASUS

ASUS Releases LGA1151 BIOS Updates Ahead of Kaby Lake

Not so long ago, MSI updated their motherboard support pages for products using the LGA1151 socket and included BIOS updates to add support for the upcoming Kaby Lake ...

October 5, 2016 at 4:05 pm by
MSI

MSI Announces Kaby Lake BIOS Updates For LGA1151 Motherboards

Intel’s new Kaby Lake architecture is predicted to release relatively soon and should provide a minor bump in performance compared to Skylake. Of course, upgrading a ...

September 30, 2016 at 5:01 pm by

Gigabyte Z170X-Ultra Gaming (LGA1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction Despite the majority of recent media headlines surrounding Intel’s Broadwell-E architecture and the unveiling of new 2011-v3 motherboards sporting striking ...

August 15, 2016 at 9:37 am by

AMD RX 480 4GB Cards Actually Have 8GB of Memory!

When it comes to graphics cards, those based on the same architecture or chip often make use of the same silicon, limited down to a lower spec for the cheaper cards. This ...

July 5, 2016 at 9:29 am by