Gigabyte X99 SOC Force LN2 Motherboard Features Special LGA-2011v3 Socket Similar to Asus OC Socket

Gigabyte X99 SOC Force LN2 motherboard

It seems that Asus is not the only one with an X99 motherboard that features more pins for overclocking. On a recent event a certain Gigabyte X99 SOC Force LN2 (GA-X99-SOC Force LN2) was spotted featuring a special LGA-2011v3 socket that has more pins than the usual X99 motherboard. Asus was the first one to …

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Asus Radeon R9 290 DirectCU II OC 4GB Review – Performance at the Right Price?

The AMD Radeon R9 290 is one of the fastest graphics cards that AMD has. It’s slower than the R9 290X, but the price difference is significantly larger, making the Radeon R9 290 an attractive alternative. Today, we are going to look at and review the Asus Radeon R9 290 DirectCU II OC 4GB (R9290-DC2OC-4GD5), …

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 3DMark Fire Strike Benchmarks Revealed

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 3DMark Firestrike Benchmarks

Now that we are certain that NVIDIA’s latest upcoming graphics card will be the GeForce GTX 900 Series, thanks to the early listing of the product here, it’s time to know how good will these next generation Maxwell graphics cards will perform compared to its predecessors. Videocardz.com recently posted some synthetic performance benchmark results of …

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Asus GeForce GTX 980 and Strix GTX 970 Gets Listed Online

Asus STRIX GTX 970 DirectCU 2 OC 4GB

It’s confirmed, NVIDIA is skipping the GTX 800 series naming scheme and went on with GTX 900 series instead. Recently, one of the largest IT distributors, Synnex, has listed a certain Asus GTX980-4GD5 and Asus Asus STRIX-GTX970-DC2OC-4, which is definitely the upcoming Asus GeForce GTX 980 (reference) and Asus STRIX GTX 970 DirectCU II OC …

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WD My Book Duo Dual Drive Premium RAID Storage Now Available – See Features, Specs and Price

WD My Book Duo Reviews

WD’s latest external high speed storage device for SOHO – the WD MY Book Duo premium RAID external storage is now available. It features USB 3.0 interface providing high-speed file transfer, hardware-level RAID (mirroring) and encryption, and makes use of two NAS hard drives that are available in 4TB, 6TB, 8TB and 12TB capacities. The …

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Asus ROG Ares III Limited Edition Dual R9 290X Unleashed – See Features and Specifications

Asus ROG Ares III Specs

Asus Republic of Gamers has recently unleashed their limited edition / water cooled dual GPU graphics card, based on two Hawaii XT R9 290X core – the Asus ROG Ares III. The Asus Ares III Limited Edition features dual R9 290X graphics processor, factory overclocked to 1030MHz making it 15% faster than the GTX Titan …

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Asus Maximus VII Gene Review – Best Micro ATX Z97 Motherboard?

Asus Maximus VII Gene Review

Today we are going to look at and review one of the latest Z97 motherboards – the Asus Maximus VII Gene, based on the new Intel Z97 Chipset. The Maximus VII Gene continuous the legacy of the Republic of Gamers (ROG) Maximus Gene motherboard and supports the latest 4th Generation Intel Haswell Refresh, Devil’s Canyon …

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Kingston HyperX Savage DDR3 Memory Unleashed – See Features and Specifications

Kingston HyperX Savage DDR3 memory

Kingston has recently officially unleashed their latest high performance DDR3 memory under the HyperX branding – the Kingston HyperX Savage DDR3 memory. The new HyperX Savage DDR3 replaces the old Genesis series. It features a new cutting edge, asymmetrical Savage Red Aluminum heatspreader and is available in 1600MHz to 2400MHz frequencies. The HyperX Savage is …

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Gigabyte Radeon R9 285 Overclock Edition Graphics Card Released

Gigabyte Radeon R9 285 WindForce OC Edition

Gigabyte has recently released their latest graphics card based on AMD’s latest Tonga chip and exclusive WINDFORCE 2X cooling system with GCN architecture – the Gigabyte Radeon R9 285 Overclock Edition Graphics Card. The Gigabyte Radeon R9 285 OC (GV-R9285WF2OC-2GD) features 1792 GCN (Graphic Core Next) stream processor and 2GB high-speed GDDR5 memory running at …

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Gigabyte X99 Motherboards Unleashed – See Features, Specs, Price and Where to Buy

Gigabyte GA-X99-Gaming G1 WIFI

After Intel has officially released the new Intel Haswell-E processors and Intel X99 Chipset for X99 system, Gigabyte Technology has also unleashed their new X99 motherboard lineup based on the Intel X99 chipset with support for Intel’s new Core i7 Extreme Edition (LGA 2011-v3 socket) processors and latest DDR4 memory support. The new Gigabyte X99 …

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