Amigaone A1222 Review

Following the brief glimpse of the new Amiga motherboard, monikered Tabor recently, A-Eon Technology has put out a full press release regarding the motherboard and its intended initial home, in the form of the Amiga One A1222 machine. The motherboard has been developed by Ultra Varisys under commission from A-Eon in association with Acube srl, … Read more

Asus Prime Z270-A

Asus Prime Z270 A Lga1151 Ddr4 Dp Hdmi Dvi M.2 Usb 3.1 Z270 Atx Motherboard

Let’s continue Intel’s Kaby Lake’s hype train this month with the ASUS Prime Z270-A motherboard. Designed as the next evolution of ASUS motherboards, the Prime series of shows how ASUS engineers are passionate about empowering everyone to enjoy the benefits of DIY PC customization, tuning, and making advanced enthusiast controls easily accessible to the consumer. … Read more

MSI Z270I Gaming Pro Carbon Review

Msi Performance Gaming Intel Z270 Ddr4 Hdmi Usb 3 Mini Itx Motherboard (z270i Gaming Pro Carbon Ac)

The MSI Z270I Gaming Pro Carbon is on its own in this month’s group test, being cheaper than the premium offerings, but taking a very different route from ASRock’s similarly priced Fatality Z270 Gaming The Z270I Gaming Pro Carbon sports both Type-A and Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports, while the ASRock board lacks the … Read more

Gigabyte Z270N-WiFi review

Gigabyte Ga Z270n Wifi Lga1151 Intel Mini Itx Ddr4 Motherboard

As the cheapest board on test, the Gigabyte Z270N-WiFi doesn’t have many immediate competitors, with just ASRock offering the Z270M-ITX/ac. Both boards lack the visual pizzazz of other boards on test, instead focusing on features, and In some areas, they’re better equipped than their more expensive peers. The biggest difference between the Gigabyte board and … Read more

MSI Z270 Gaming M5 Review

Msi Enthusiastic Gaming Intel Z270 Ddr4 Vr Ready Hdmi Usb 3 Atx Motherboard (z270 Gaming M5)

VERY GOOD FEATURES FOR A REASONABLE PRICE Last but not least we have MSI’s mainstream gaming/performance Z270 product, the Gaming M5. By now we’re starting to see certain trends that all of the motherboard makers have adopted for these boards at this price point, which makes it rather hard to highlight one over the others. … Read more

Gigabyte Aorus GA-Z270X-Gaming 9 Review

Gigabyte Aorus Gaming Motherboard Lga1151 Intel Z270 4 Way Sli Atx Ddr4 Motherboard (ga Z270x Gaming 9)

GIGABYTE’S NEW BRAND AIMS FOR MAXIMUM EVERYTHING The Aorus brand name has been around for approximately seven years, but few people know that this is actually an off-shoot of Gigabyte. We’ve been reminded time and again by Gigabyte to not associate the two brands, yet 2016 sees the two merge. Aorus is now the prime … Read more

Asus TUF Z270 Mark 1 Review: Welcome to the era of Z270

Asus Tuf Z270 Mark 1 Review

Asus TUF Z270 Mark 1 Review – With any new chip, comes a new chipset. And with each generation, that chipset improves in a variety of ways. The improvements usually revolve around connectivity and expansion support. But there are often other notable tweaks as well, such as aesthetic design, cooling support, and updates and enhancements to … Read more

Motherboards: The ultimate guide

Motherboards The Ultimate Guide

Table of ContentsNEW MOTHERBOARDS: WHAT TO LOOK FORCPU SocketsOther FeaturesPrice & ManufacturerMOTHERBOARDS: WHAT’S COMING UP?Intel: 2017 & BeyondAMD: 2017 And BeyondFuture FeaturesHOW TO UPGRADE YOUR MOTHERBOARDUPGRADE YOUR MOTHERBOARDChoosing A MotherboardInstalling Your New HardwareUh Oh…Step-By-Step Guide1 Preparation2 Dismantling Your PC3 Installing Your New Motherboard4 Reconfigure Your OSIntel motherboards guideIntel ChipsetsIntel ChipsetsSkylake Budget CPUsBudget: Biostar H110MHV3High-End: MSI H110M Pro-VDSkylake … Read more

GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-UD3 Ultra Review

Gigabyte Ga Z170x Ud3 Ultra 3

In recent months, we’ve reviewed a number of the high-end motherboards GIGABYTE released this summer, including the G A-Z170X-U11 ra Gaming, GA-X99-Ultra Gaming, and the GA-Z170X-Designaire. For those who haven’t kept up, the thing these boards all have in common is support for up-and-coming technology, such as devices that connect via U.2, USB 3.1 Type-C, … Read more