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ASUS X299-XE Gaming ROG Strix Motherboard Now Available

ASUS X299-XE Gaming ROG Strix Motherboard Now Available

eTeknix has reviewed the ASUS X299-E Gaming Motherboard ROG Strix Motherboard three months ago, but a new X299-XE version has been released. This new version is ready for the ...

September 21, 2017 at 5:36 pm by
EKWB Introduces Monoblock for ASUS RoG Rampage VI Boards

EKWB Introduces Monoblock for ASUS RoG Rampage VI Boards

Earlier last week, EKWB announced RGB LED monoblocks for some of the ASUS X299 motherboard lineup. Their latest announcement however, is a new monoblock specifically for their ...

September 18, 2017 at 5:00 pm by
EKWB Releases RGB Monoblock for ASUS X299 Motherboards

EKWB Releases RGB Monoblock for ASUS X299 Motherboards

For those concerned about the Intel X299’s VRM heatsink cooling inadequacy, liquid cooling monoblocks from EKWB are a good solution. They released a monoblock for MSI ...

September 14, 2017 at 6:58 pm by
ASRock Announces X299 OC Formula Motherboard

ASRock Announces X299 OC Formula Motherboard

The ASRock OC Formula for the X299 platform is finally arriving soon. These motherboards are specifically for overclocking enthusiasts, with previous versions setting world ...

September 9, 2017 at 5:58 pm by
G.SKILL Adds 4600MHz CL19 Kits to Trident Z Series

G.SKILL Adds 4600MHz CL19 Kits to Trident Z Series

Top memory performance is a priority for G.SKILL, hosting overclocking competitions at Computex annually. So it only makes sense that they are pushing the boundaries of ...

September 9, 2017 at 1:52 pm by
ASRock X299E-ITX/ac Mini-ITX Now Available for Pre-Orders

ASRock X299E-ITX/ac Mini-ITX Now Available for Pre-Orders

ASRock is not exactly shy in releasing motherboards with designs that other companies would never do. They even had a mini-ITX motherboard for the X99 chipset. Of course, it ...

September 8, 2017 at 4:00 pm by

Intel’s $2000 Core i9-7980XE Benchmarks Have Leaked

Core i9-7980XE The flagship from Intel is still on the way, and we’re increasingly eager to see how this monster 18-Core CPU will perform in real life. For now, however, ...

September 1, 2017 at 10:19 am by
Acer Announces Core i9 Powered Orion 9000 Gaming Desktop

Acer Announces Core i9 Powered Orion 9000 Gaming Desktop

The biggest gaming-related announcement made by Acer at IFA Berlin 2017 is their new Orion 9000 gaming desktop. Acer went all-out on this new system, which sports high-end ...

August 31, 2017 at 3:58 pm by

MSI X299 SLI Plus Intel X-Series Motherboard Review

Introduction MSI X299 SLI Plus If you’re a fan of MSI motherboards, then you’re likely familiar with their SLI Plus series. These motherboards come packed full of ...

August 18, 2017 at 10:20 am by
EKWB Releases RGB LED Monoblocks for Gigabyte X399 Motherboards

EKWB Releases RGB LED Monoblock for Gigabyte X299

Although powerful, Intel’s latest HEDT CPUs and X299 platform have a bit of a bad reputation when it comes to keeping temperatures in check. Some critics even points out ...

August 18, 2017 at 6:42 am by

MSI Launches X299M MicroATX Motherboard

MSI is releasing a new X299M MicroATX motherboard, the X299M Gaming Pro Carbon AC. In fact, MSI claims the board to be the fastest X299M ever made. The Intel LGA Socket 2066 ...

August 14, 2017 at 10:45 pm by

CPU Retest 2017 – New Benchmarks, Updates and More!

CPU Retest 2017 It’s been a very exciting year for the CPU market, and it’s certainly kept us busy here at eTeknix. Just this year we’ve had the latest Intel ...

August 9, 2017 at 6:35 pm by

Kabylake-X Only X299 Motherboards Revealed

Kabylake-X Only X299 Motherboards Let’s not beat around the bush here, the X299 launch was and still is a bit of a farce. Some motherboard and CPU combinations ...

August 3, 2017 at 1:27 pm by

MSI X299 Gaming M7 ACK Motherboard Review

Introduction MSI X299 Gaming M7 ACK With the release of the new X-series CPUs from Intel, such as the blazing fast (if a little toasty) i9-7900X, and the fantastic i7-7740X, ...

July 20, 2017 at 8:40 am by
EK Waterblock for MSI X299 Motherboards Now Available

EKWB Monoblock for MSI X299 Motherboards Now Available

After Roman “Der8auer” Hartung’s video went viral two weeks ago pointing out the inadequacy of stock X299 VRM heatsinks, it is only inevitable that ...

July 18, 2017 at 11:08 pm by