Motherboards

Supermicro X11SAE Workstation (Intel C236) Motherboard Review

Introduction, Specifications, and Packaging Intel recently released their Greenlow based Skylake series Xeon CPUs and it’s a pleasure to take a look at the first ...

March 2, 2016 at 8:00 am by

MSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (LGA1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction MSI has rapidly established itself as one of the most reputable motherboard manufacturers and constantly strives to enhance the user experience through an ...

February 12, 2016 at 9:30 am by

ASUS B150 PRO GAMING/AURA (LGA1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction Since the official reveal of Intel’s latest mainstream LGA1151 platform, we’ve analysed the performance numbers of various Z170 motherboards and even ...

February 5, 2016 at 8:46 am by

SuperMicro C7Z170-OCE (LGA1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction SuperMicro is one of the most respected names in the server industry and synonymous with unparalleled reliability. Whether you’re after a rackmount, blade ...

February 2, 2016 at 9:56 am by

BIOSTAR GAMING H170T (LGA1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction BIOSTAR’s retail presence in the western market is rather small as stockists focus on the more recognizable vendors among consumers. Despite this, BIOSTAR ...

December 22, 2015 at 9:19 am by

SuperMicro C7H170-M (LGA 1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction SuperMicro might not be the most recognizable name among enthusiasts with the likes of MSI, ASUS, Gigabyte and other household brands being the logical choice for ...

December 21, 2015 at 9:39 am by

Asus Maximus VIII Extreme Sub-Zero Overclocking Review

Introduction The Maximus VIII Extreme is the new top of the line socket 1151 board from Asus that just begs to be paired with a 6600K or 6700K for some overclocking goodness. ...

December 18, 2015 at 9:30 am by

Gigabyte H170-HD3 (LGA 1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction Intel’s Z170 platform is designed for enthusiasts utilizing incredibly fast DDR4 memory and large frequency boosts on K-series CPUs. In contrast to this, ...

December 7, 2015 at 11:00 am by

Gigabyte Z170X-UD5 TH (LGA 1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction Intel’s latest Skylake architecture is built on the 14nm manufacturing process and designed to replace the previous generation, Haswell Refresh CPUs. ...

November 30, 2015 at 11:00 am 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

How to Flash a BIOS: Graphics Card and Motherboard Edition

Introduction Flashing a BIOS can seem a daunting process and in some cases, it really is. You have the potential at any moment to completely break the component thanks to any ...

October 16, 2015 at 7:00 pm by

ECS Z170-Claymore (LGA 1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction It’s a relief to be able to talk about this, I first caught a very brief glimpse of this motherboard at Cebit 2015 as a bare unit without heat sinks; it was ...

October 12, 2015 at 11:00 am by

Gigabyte GA-X99-SOC Champion Sub-Zero Overclocking Review

Introduction The GA-X99-SOC Champion is Gigabyte’s overclocking-centric motherboard for the X99 chipset and is the choice of many professional overclockers and ...

October 10, 2015 at 9:00 am by

SuperMicro C7Z170-SQ (LGA 1151) Motherboard Review

Introduction SuperMicro isn’t that much of a household name in today’s market, you get swamped by all of the advertisements from Gigabyte, ASUS and similar. ...

October 5, 2015 at 9:00 am by

Supermicro X10DAX (Intel C612) Workstation Motherboard Review

Introduction, Specifications, and Packaging Today I’m taking a look at a motherboard for those that need that extra bit of power behind the curtains for heavy ...

October 1, 2015 at 9:00 am by