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New AMD FM2+ CPU Spotted

A new AMD CPU has been spotted in the support manual for the FM2A88X Pro+ motherboard from AsRock. The new CPU has a model number of 450 and the Athlon branding, so it ...

August 25, 2014 at 5:59 pm by

AMD Preparing Round of APU Price Cuts

In the western market the “Back-To-School” shopping season is nearly upon us. It is that time of year where parents and students alike dump copious amounts of ...

August 24, 2014 at 9:16 am by

Asus ROG Crossblade Ranger FM2+ Motherboard Revealed

Asus have just revealed the latest entry to their Republic of Gamers (ROG) range. The new Crossblade Ranger motherboard is the first AMD FM2+ board to come sporting the ROG ...

August 7, 2014 at 1:55 pm by

4 Generations Of The AMD APU: How Much Progress Has Been Made?

Introduction Cast your mind back to mid-2011 when AMD released its first “APU”. Back then “APU” (Accelerated Processing Unit) was a term not many of ...

August 7, 2014 at 8:08 am by

FM2+ Socket Is Here For At Least Another Two Years

It is hardly uncommon knowledge that AMD like to get as much use out of their sockets as possible, and their latest FM2+ socket looks set to stick with us until at least 2016 ...

July 26, 2014 at 10:43 am by

The eTeknix Guide To Building Your Own NAS System For Under $220

Introduction There may be a lot of people like myself who have missed the “NAS bandwagon” and have made do with other fragmented storage solutions up until now: ...

May 29, 2014 at 3:54 pm by

Three New A58 Series FM2+ Motherboards Launched By MSI

MSI launched its three additions to the AMD A58 series FM2+ motherboards, the MSI A58-G41 PC Mate, MSI A58M-E35 and MSI A58M-E33, with support for the new AMD Kaveri APU ...

March 1, 2014 at 2:00 am by

MSI Launches New A88XI AC FM2+ Mini-ITX Motherboard board

There aren’t many Mini-ITX FM2+ motherboards available on the market right now, so the latest reveal from MSI is certainly a good sign for those looking to build using ...

February 21, 2014 at 6:24 pm by

GIGABYTE Reveal A-Series ‘Kaveri’ Support For A88X, A78 & A55 FM2+ Motherboards

Gigabyte have announced official support for next generation AMD A-Series APUs based on the highly anticipated ‘Kaveri’ architecture. Gigabyte ‘Kaveri’ support ...

January 15, 2014 at 9:33 am by

ASUS A88X-PRO (FM2+) Motherboard Review

Introduction With AMD’s fourth generation of AMD APUs, Kaveri, just around the corner it couldn’t be a better time to look at a brand spanking new FM2+ motherboard ...

December 29, 2013 at 7:54 am by

Gigabyte G1 Sniper A88X (FM2+) Motherboard Review

Introduction AMD are rumoured to be exiting the high end desktop market with the FX series of processors on the AM3+ socket expected to be AMD’s last range of standalone ...

December 18, 2013 at 2:54 pm by

Enermax’s LIQMAX 120S Liquid CPU Cooler Series Announced

ENERMAX announced a new LIQMAX 120S series composed of the ELC-LM120S-HP and ELC-LM120S-TAA, which features a patented Shunt-Channel-Technology to improve thermal ...

November 29, 2013 at 8:25 pm by

Kotetsu CPU Cooler Released by Scythe

With the announcement of the new Kotetsu CPU Cooler, Japanese cooling expert Scythe is going forth to offer a 120 mm tower model with an aggressive pricing and great ...

November 29, 2013 at 2:16 am by

AMD Kaveri Desktop APU Production And Launch Dates Revealed

A new report emerging from VR-Zone suggests we will see AMD’s Kaveri APUs this year after all, but they won’t become available until early 2014. The report ...

October 28, 2013 at 10:20 am by

Viper 3 Low Profile Series Memory Kits Revealed By Patriot

Patriot has revealed its latest memory which is dedicated to overclocking and extreme gaming. The Viper 3 series is about 3cm tall, providing clearance for large CPU coolers. ...

October 4, 2013 at 3:39 pm by