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ASUS Z87 ROG Motherboard Roundup: Enter Maximus VI

ASUS Z87 ROG Motherboard Roundup: Enter Maximus VI

ASUS, like the other major motherboard manufacturers, has an extensive lineup of boards that now support Intel’s 4th-generation... Read More

AMD A85X Mobo Roundup: ASRock, Gigabyte, Asus

AMD A85X Mobo Roundup: ASRock, Gigabyte, Asus

We have had a few weeks with three A85X motherboards and AMD’s top of the line Trinity APU, the A10-5800K, which combines... Read More

ASUS Technical Summit: Intel 7 Series Motherboards

ASUS Technical Summit: Intel 7 Series Motherboards

ASUS, ever the gracious hosts, had us out to Dallas, TX recently to show us the company’s upcoming motherboard series... Read More

AMD 990FX Mobo Round-Up: Asus, ASRock, Gigabyte

AMD 990FX Mobo Round-Up: Asus, ASRock, Gigabyte

In preparation for the impending arrival of its Bulldozer-based FX-series of processors, AMD recently released their 9-Series... Read More

Asus Crosshair IV Extreme AMD 890FX Motherboard

Asus Crosshair IV Extreme AMD 890FX Motherboard

One of the unfortunate consequences of AMD's inability to match Intel's performance at the ultra high-end of the CPU market... Read More

Asus X58 Rampage III Extreme Motherboard Review

Asus X58 Rampage III Extreme Motherboard Review

If you're in the market for an X58 motherboard, there are plenty of options available. A quick search fetches countless results... Read More

Asus LGA1156 P7P55D-E Pro Motherboard Review

Asus LGA1156 P7P55D-E Pro Motherboard Review

When we published our comprehensive P55 motherboard roundup back in early April, one of the boards we discussed and really... Read More

AMD 890GX SB850 Chipset Debut: Phenom II X6 Ready

AMD 890GX SB850 Chipset Debut: Phenom II X6 Ready

It has been quite a while since AMD launched a new high-end desktop chipset. The 790FX has been riding high at the top of... Read More

ASUS Maximus II Gene Motherboard

ASUS Maximus II Gene Motherboard

Although the Core i7 and X58 combo is a proven performance leader, there are still plenty of Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Quad CPUs... Read More

AMD 785G Chipset Launch: ASUS and Gigabyte

AMD 785G Chipset Launch: ASUS and Gigabyte

For the last several years AMD has delivered a series of solid, cost-effective mainstream chipsets with integrated graphics.... Read More

Asus P6T6 WS Revolution Core i7 Motherboard

Asus P6T6 WS Revolution Core i7 Motherboard

When we think about what is perhaps the one draw-back that enthusiasts and gamers could point to with respect to an Intel... Read More

AMD 790GX Chipset Platform Launch

AMD 790GX Chipset Platform Launch

If you've been on top of the PC scene for any length of time, you probably know that whether by choice or necessity, AMD... Read More

Asus Maximus II Formula Intel P45 Motherboard

Asus Maximus II Formula Intel P45 Motherboard

At first glance, Intel's technical documentation for the new P45 / G45 Express series chipsets, you'll note looks alarmingly... Read More

Asus P5Q Deluxe - P45 Chipset with DDR2

Asus P5Q Deluxe - P45 Chipset with DDR2

As many of you are no doubt aware, Intel is planning to officially release a new mainstream chipset in a few weeks, the P45.... Read More

ASUS M3A78-EMH HDMI AMD 780G Motherboard

ASUS M3A78-EMH HDMI AMD 780G Motherboard

AMD made it very clear in our sneak peek at the 780G integrated chipset and Athlon X2 4850e processor that its platform aspirations... Read More

Asus Striker II Formula nForce 780i Motherboard

Asus Striker II Formula nForce 780i Motherboard

When ASUS unveiled their Republic of Gamers (ROG) series of products, they stated their mission clearly: "deliver the most... Read More

AMD 780G Chipset and Athlon X2 4850e Preview

AMD 780G Chipset and Athlon X2 4850e Preview

We generally don’t use integrated graphics. You might not use integrated graphics. But there are more motherboards with integrated... Read More

Asus Maximus Extreme and P5E3 Premium

Asus Maximus Extreme and P5E3 Premium

In preparation for the impending arrival of Intel’s more affordable 45nm quad-core Yorkfield and dual-core Wolfdale processors,... Read More

AMD Hybrid CrossFire Sneak Peek

AMD Hybrid CrossFire Sneak Peek

Prior to holding its Financial Analyst Day in New York City, AMD showed off some new CrossFire-related technology to a few... Read More

AMD Spider Platform - Phenom, 790FX, RV670

AMD Spider Platform - Phenom, 790FX, RV670

A few days ago, AMD officially unveiled their RV670 GPU, the chip at the heart of the ATI Radeon HD 3800 series of graphics... Read More

Asus Blitz Formula and Extreme P35 Motherboards

Asus Blitz Formula and Extreme P35 Motherboards

If you're a PC hardware enthusiast - and chances are pretty good that you are if you're reading HotHardware - Asus is a company... Read More

AMD 690 Chipset Update: More Power, More Performance

AMD 690 Chipset Update: More Power, More Performance

Back in February of this year, we took a look at the AMD 690 series chipset and praised it for its affordability, power efficiency,... Read More

Abit IP35 PRO P35 and AB9 QuadGT P965 Motherboards

Abit IP35 PRO P35 and AB9 QuadGT P965 Motherboards

It’s been almost one year since Intel launched the 965 series of chipsets, which were originally designed to be packaged... Read More

ASUS M2A-VM HDMI 690G Motherboard

ASUS M2A-VM HDMI 690G Motherboard

At the end of February '07, AMD released their first new chipset since the AMD/ATI merger.  The goal with the new 690G/V... Read More

Asus CrossHair NF590 SLI: Republic of Gamers

Asus CrossHair NF590 SLI: Republic of Gamers

For almost as long as there have been PC enthusiasts, it seems that Asus has been there catering to them with feature laden,... Read More

AMD's 690G/V Series Chipset Preview And Performance Testing

AMD's 690G/V Series Chipset Preview And Performance Testing

With no major processor architecture updates in the immediate future and their DX10-capable graphics solutions still a few... Read More

Asus P5N-E SLI Nvidia nForce 650i SLI

Asus P5N-E SLI Nvidia nForce 650i SLI

Nvidia's newly launched nForce 680i SLI for Intel's Core 2 processors is undoubtedly the most lavish, extravagant,... Read More

Asus Striker Extreme Nvidia nForce 680i Motherboard

Asus Striker Extreme Nvidia nForce 680i Motherboard

There are only a few motherboard makers today who don't design boards with the enthusiast in mind. It's been proven... Read More

AMD QuadFX Platform & FX-70 Series Processors

AMD QuadFX Platform & FX-70 Series Processors

By now you're all familiar with Intel's Core micro-architecture, as well as the dual and quad-core Core 2 Duo, Extreme,... Read More

Abit IL-90MV Core 2 Duo Mobile Motherboard - HTPC Ready

Abit IL-90MV Core 2 Duo Mobile Motherboard - HTPC Ready

In the last two years, we've seen a major push for home theater PC's by big names in the computer industry. Intel... Read More

ASUS M2R32-MVP vs ECS KA3 MVP Extreme:  CrossFire Xpress 3200 Shootout

ASUS M2R32-MVP vs ECS KA3 MVP Extreme: CrossFire Xpress 3200 Shootout

Stepping back to look at who has the largest market share in the chipset sector for AMD socket AM2 processors, it's clear... Read More

Abit Fatality AN9 32X nForce 590 SLI Motherboard

Abit Fatality AN9 32X nForce 590 SLI Motherboard

When news first broke that Abit was going to be purchased by USI earlier this year, it seemed unlikely that Abit would continue... Read More

AMD Quad-Father 4X4 Update - Configurations Come Into Focus

AMD Quad-Father 4X4 Update - Configurations Come Into Focus

It's easy to sit back and say "he was a good boy -- he took it on the chin like a man", or so to speak, as... Read More

Asus P5W64-WS Professional Motherboard

Asus P5W64-WS Professional Motherboard

The call of most computing enthusiasts or workstation professionals has always been "more power, more bandwidth and... Read More

Asus P5NSLI: NVIDIA nForce 570 Intel Edition

Asus P5NSLI: NVIDIA nForce 570 Intel Edition

Last month, Intel officially launched their new Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Extreme processors with much fanfare. Based on the... Read More

Asus P5W DH Deluxe, 975X Core 2 Duo Ready Motherboard

Asus P5W DH Deluxe, 975X Core 2 Duo Ready Motherboard

Six to nine months prior to the launch of Intel's Core 2 Duo product line, if you polled the average HotHardware.com... Read More

AMD Athlon 64 FX-62 And X2 5000+ Socket AM2, nForce 590 SLI & ATI RD580

AMD Athlon 64 FX-62 And X2 5000+ Socket AM2, nForce 590 SLI & ATI RD580

Market share is the name of the game in the Computing industry and AMD has been slowly chipping away at Intel's market... Read More

Asus N4L-VM DH Core Duo Motherboard

Asus N4L-VM DH Core Duo Motherboard

Asus has been more cautious compared to most motherboard makers when it comes to using Intel's mobile processors in a... Read More

Asus P5WDG2-WS and P5WD2-E Premium - 975X Motherboard Showcase

Asus P5WDG2-WS and P5WD2-E Premium - 975X Motherboard Showcase

Intel's current line-up of desktop processors based on the company's aging Netburst micro-architecture may not have... Read More

Abit AN8 32X - nForce 4 SLI X16

Abit AN8 32X - nForce 4 SLI X16

For the last year, Abit's biggest challenge has been conquering itself. Struggling with a combination of internal financial... Read More

Asus A8R32-MVP Deluxe: ATI CrossFire Xpress 3200 Chipset Launched

Asus A8R32-MVP Deluxe: ATI CrossFire Xpress 3200 Chipset Launched

ATI has been coming on very strong these past few months, bolstering their GPU line-up with a slew of new products, ranging... Read More

Abit SLI Motherboard Showcase

Abit SLI Motherboard Showcase

Abit has earned a reputation over the years, as a builder of top-quality motherboards geared for high-performance enthusiasts... Read More

Asus P5N32-SLI Deluxe nForce4 SLI X16 Intel Edition

Asus P5N32-SLI Deluxe nForce4 SLI X16 Intel Edition

When NVIDIA first resurrected the term "SLI" from the technology archives, it was welcomed back with open arms.... Read More

ASUS A8N32 SLI Deluxe - nForce 4 SLI X16 Unleashed

ASUS A8N32 SLI Deluxe - nForce 4 SLI X16 Unleashed

We certainly do evaluate and showcase our fair share of ASUS products here at HotHardware, and it's no great mystery because... Read More

Abit AW8-MAX i955X Motherboard

Abit AW8-MAX i955X Motherboard

Looking back over the course of PC history, as processor clock speeds have risen, we've seen larger and typically louder... Read More

Abit AL8 945P Motherboard Review

Abit AL8 945P Motherboard Review

As we move into the third quarter of 2005, dual-core processors are gaining ground in the mainstream market. Both Intel and... Read More

Asetek WaterChill CPU/VGA/Chipset Power kit - KT12AT-L30

Asetek WaterChill CPU/VGA/Chipset Power kit - KT12AT-L30

With today's ever advancing PC technology, it seems that two things ultimately remain unchanged; an increase in performance... Read More

Asus A8N SLI Premium - NF4 SLI For AMD Refined

Asus A8N SLI Premium - NF4 SLI For AMD Refined

We probably haven't stressed this often enough, whether to you our faithful readers or to our OEM contacts in the PR and... Read More

Asus P5WD2 Premium i955X

Asus P5WD2 Premium i955X

When Intel released their previous line of chipsets, namely the i915 and 925X, they got a luke warm reception at best. Performance... Read More

ASUS S-presso Deluxe (S1-P111)

ASUS S-presso Deluxe (S1-P111)

With the advent of the mini-PC, a completely new industry has been born. Well, maybe it isn't so new anymore, but what started... Read More