UEFI

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
Biostar Rolls Out AGESA 1.0.0.6 Update for X370GTN Motherboard

Biostar Rolls Out AGESA 1.0.0.6 Update for X370GTN Motherboard

Biostar‘s popular X370GTN mini-ITX motherboard just got an upgrade in the form of the AGESA 1.0.0.6 update. AGESA stands for “AMD Generic Encapsulated System ...

July 10, 2017 at 4:20 pm by
MSI Updates 200 Series Motherboard BIOS for Optane Memory Support

MSI Updates Intel 200-Series Motherboard BIOS for Optane Memory Support

The latest cutting edge Optane non-volatile memory technology from Intel is finally here and MSI has released a BIOS update to help users get the most out of its performance ...

April 3, 2017 at 9:03 am by
AMD Acknowledges FMA3 Bug and is Preparing BIOS Fix

AMD Acknowledges Ryzen FMA3 Bug and is Preparing Fix

Several days ago, reports surfaced from HWBot’s forums of an AMD Ryzen bug that crashes the system under a specific chain of FMA3 instructions. HWBot forum regular ...

March 22, 2017 at 9:58 am by
Windows

Windows Update Breaks Windows 7 UEFI Support on ASUS Motherboards

It’s always recommended to install Windows security updates to fix operating system bugs and make your system secure. As a result, the majority of users apply ...

May 6, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

ASUS Z170I PRO GAMING (LGA 1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction The capabilities of ITX motherboards have progressed at an exponential rate and easily provides the overclocking prowess, connectivity and stability required ...

November 5, 2015 at 10:00 am by

ASRock’s Z170 Motherboards Feature DDR4 OC With Select Modules

It isn’t always that all features in software are revealed right away and that is also what seems to have happened with ASRock’s latest Z170 BIOS. It had a hidden ...

October 29, 2015 at 9:00 pm by

UEFI BIOSes Are Threatened By New LightEater Malware

While the new UEFI BIOSes are neat and come with a lot of features, they are also miniaturised OSes in their own, which makes them as vulnerable as a normal OS. Security ...

March 21, 2015 at 5:27 pm by

BIOS Vulnerability Still Roaming Wild despite Warnings

A multi-year effort to prevent hackers from altering computers while they boot up has largely failed and the flaws are still being exploited despite their disclosures. ...

August 4, 2014 at 9:32 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

ASUS Launch Haswell H81 Series Motherboards

ASUS have just announced their entire series of H81 chipset Haswell motherboards. The line up includes H81M-Plus, H81M-A, H81M-C and H81M-E Micro-ATX motherboards; and the ...

August 19, 2013 at 9:08 am by

Flaws In UEFI Can Be Abused To Install UEFI Bootkit

According to a PC World report, via Softpedia, three researchers demonstrated a UEFI vulnerability at the 2013 Black Hat conference. Andrew Furtak, Oleksandr Bazhaniuk and ...

August 4, 2013 at 1:54 pm by

Computex: Gigabyte Show Off Z87X-UD7 Thunderbolt Motherboard

When Intel released Ivy Bridge and Z77 we were very surprised to see that Gigabyte didn’t opt for a UD7 motherboard, instead we can assume the Z77X-UP7 was probably the ...

June 3, 2013 at 12:32 pm by

Computex: Gigabyte Display Z87 OC and OC Force Overclocking Z87 Motherboards

For Z87 Gigabyte has a couple of high end motherboard series in addition to the usual UD3/UD4/UD5 and UD7 models. We have already taken a look at the Z87 G1.Sniper ...

June 3, 2013 at 12:17 pm by

Computex: Gigabyte Shows Off G1. Sniper 5 and M5 Z87 Motherboards

So far at a pre-Computex event Gigabyte have shown us their G1.Sniper FM2/A85X and B85/LGA1150 motherboards. Now they are showing us the more “enthusiast” ...

June 3, 2013 at 12:03 pm by


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