MBReview.com - News Archive

Filter 

  • Gigabyte GA-Z77-UP4 TH (Z77)

    Gigabyte GA-Z77-UP4 TH (Z77) @ eTeknix "There are a number of boards out on the market that I would give a thumbs up to for one reason or another, but I feel that this board has earned its right to get the thumbs up in more than one for sure. Cost wis...
  • Sapphire PURE Platinum Z77/K

    Sapphire PURE Platinum Z77/K @Pure OC "Sapphire is well known in the community primarily for graphics cards, but they have also been making solid motherboards for some time. We tested their last intro with the X79 platform and the product was good. Le...
  • ASRock Z77E-ITX

    ASRock Z77E-ITX @ Legit Reviews "I can honestly say that I wasn't sure what to expect from a mini-ITX motherboard like the ASRock Z77E-ITX. I was afraid that it wouldn't be on par or as capable as a full ATX motherboard. Once all the benchmarking is said...
  • Intel DZ77BH-55K

    Intel DZ77BH-55K @ X-Bit Labs "So, there is hope that their model naming system will eventually be revised to something more descriptive and intuitive. But while we are waiting for that to happen, let’s take a closer look at our today’s main hero - I...
  • MSI Big Bang Z77 MPower

    MSI Big Bang Z77 MPower @ Guru3D "The Z77 MPower packs an improved 16-phase CPU VRM with optimized PCB for tweaking, the motherboard can actually draw power from a 6-pin PCIe power connector close by the regular 24-pin ATX and 8-pin EPS just to boost ava...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme6

    ASRock Z77 Extreme6 @ MadShrimps "The Z77 Extreme6 motherboard from ASRock is aimed at the middle range and features a clean PCB, and many features that we have seen at the more expensive variants; the mini-PCIe slot is very welcome (placed underneath th...
  • ASRock X79 Extreme11

    ASRock X79 Extreme11 @ TechPowerUp "The ultra-high-end ASRock X79 Extreme11 is fitted with an onboard PCIe 3.0 LSI RAID controller, and not just one, but TWO PLX PEX8747 PCIE 3.0 switches. The ASRock X79 Extreme11 really does take it to the Extreme, offe...
  • ASUS Rampage IV Gene

    ASUS Rampage IV Gene @ Au-Ja! "The ASUS Rampage IV Gene is a micro ATX sized motherboard for Intel's socket LGA2011. It features three slots for graphic cards (16+16+8 lanes), a full set of options for overclocking, an addittional SATA 6 Gbps controller,...
  • MSI Big Bang-XPower II

    MSI Big Bang-XPower II @ Au-Ja! "The MSI Big Bang-XPower II is pure madness: A motherboard with seven PCIe slots for graphic cards, eight DIMM slots, 16 USB ports (6 x USB 3.0 plus 10 x USB 2.0), 10 SATA ports (6 x 6 Gbps plus 4 x 3 Gbps), dual Gbit-LAN ...
  • Sapphire and ECS X79 Motherboards

    Sapphire and ECS X79 Motherboards @ OC Club "After looking at the lack of a heat sink over half of the VRM package I was leery of pushing too hard on the ECS X79R-AX. But push it did and offered up a higher overclock than the Sapphire Pure Black X79N by ...
  • Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH

    Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH @ Bjorn3D "GIGABYTE was not long behind the release of Intel’s Thunderbolt, and quickly instituted the new technology on desktop boards. One of their first entries in the Z77 line with included Thunderbolt is the Z77X-UP5 TH. So fa...
  • ASRock Z77 OC Formula

    ASRock Z77 OC Formula @ Hardware Secrets "In addition, the ASRock Z77 OC Formula supports the Virtu Universal MVP, which allows you to combine the performance of the integrated graphics processor available in the CPU with the performance of any video car...
  • ASRock X79 Extreme11

    ASRock X79 Extreme11 @ Hardware Secrets "The ASRock X79 Extreme11 is probably the most complete motherboard released so far for the LGA2011 platform. It includes seven PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, eight additional SAS/SATA-600 ports, eight USB 3.0 ports, a...
  • ASUS Maximus V GENE

    ASUS Maximus V GENE @ PureOC "ASUS introduced their Z77 motherboards with the P8 series and we have to say, the P8Z77-V Deluxe and Pro we reviewed, are another example of ASUS staying on top of the industry. These boards have some of the most creative an...
  • Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH

    Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH @ Techgage "First out the gate with Thunderbolt at TPU is none other than Gigabyte, with the Z77X-UP5 TH. Using a layout quite similar to its older sister the Z77X-UD5H, the newcomer Z77X-UP5 TH has a few other new features too, and ...
  • ASUS P9X79 Deluxe

    ASUS P9X79 Deluxe @ Legit Reviews "The ASUS P9X79 Deluxe motherboard that is feature rich as well as has all of the capabilities that all X79 based motherboards have. Some of the great features that ASUS included are: BT GO 3.0, and WiFi connectivity wit...
  • ASUS P8Z77-V Pro

    ASUS P8Z77-V Pro @ Think Computers "oday we’re looking at ASUS’ P8Z77-V PRO. Ranking 2nd in ASUS’s mainstream line of motherboards, ranking slightly above the P8Z77-V, and below the P8Z77-V DELUXE. Offering a 12-Phase all-digital power delivery des...
  • Biostar Hi-Fi Z77X

    Biostar Hi-Fi Z77X @ Hardware Secrets "The Hi-Fi Z77X is the latest motherboard from Biostar targeted to the "Ivy Bridge" processors (third-generation Core i3, Core i5, and Core i7 processors). Its main highlight is the presence of a sophisticated audio ...
  • ASRock X79 Extreme 11

    ASRock X79 Extreme 11 @ PureOC "ASRock has one of the most comprehensive X79 lineups of all manufacturers, and now the ASRock X79 Extreme 11 has appeared to shake things up further. The Extreme 11 has seven PCIE 3.0 slots (using the PLX PEX 8747 chip), e...
  • Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP4 TH

    Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP4 TH @ TBreak "The Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP4 TH comes as one of the latest editions to Gigabyte’s Z77 lineup of motherboards. Not content with the regular set of features, such as Dual UEFI BIOS and Virtu MVP dual iGPU + discrete GPU conn...