Download AMD Catalyst 14.8 WHQL Driver
Download AMD Catalyst 14.8 WHQL (14.201.1008 August 12) driver. This driver is WHQL signed and works with Windows 7 and 8.1. Compatible Operating Systems The AMD Catalyst™ Software for AMD Desktop APUs is designed to support the following platforms: Microsoft Windows: Windows 8.1 (32 & 64-bit version) Windows 7 (32 & 64-bit version with SP1 or higher). We have a discussion thread open on this driver right here.
Review: Intel Core i7 5960X - 8 Cores of Pleasure
G'day Sir and milady! In this article we review, test and benchmark the all new Core i7 5960X (Haswell-E) 8 core processor and smack it on one of the long awaited X99 motherboards. Intel's most high-end processor SKUs just got updated with three new models, the top dog being the enthusiast class eight-core processor series aimed at enthusiasts and pro-consumers.
We look at 5930K and 5820K processor performance as well. Read the review here.
Review: MSI X99S Gaming 9 AC
This MSI X99S Gaming 9 AC will come with nice PC options like 8-pin EPS connectors, a 7+2-phase VRM design for the processor and memory, five PCI-Express x16 slots . There is an extra EMI shield that covers the rear-panel I/O on-board, and audio is shielded as well. The board comes with a Killer E2205 gigabit NIC and 802.11 AC WLAN. Storage wise you will get ten SATA 6 Gb/s and of course an M.2 slot (PXie x4 linked this HEAPS of bandwidth).
Read the article right here.
Review: ASUS X99 Deluxe
Cool looks with new white covers, features like 3x3 802.11 a/b/g/n/AC WIFI, M2 SSDs and SATA Express will bring some very interesting features onto the market. ASUS markets this motherboard with 5-Way Optimization as it combines TPU, EPU, DIGI+ Power Control, Fan App functions to push the system Xpert 3 and Turbo Apps. ASUS has outdone itself.
Read the full review here.
Review: ASUS X99 Rampage 5 Extreme
In this review we check out the ASUS Rampage V Extreme motherboard, armed with the X99 chipset and with that luxurious OC panel this motherboard is amongst the most high-end X99 motherboards available on the globe. It's big, fast, ROG themed and has luxurious features and overclocking written all over it.
Read the full review right here.
Review: Gigabyte X99 SOC Force
Join us as we review the Gigabyte X99 SOC Force, will the force be strong with this one ? We certainly can tell you that is is one of the most impressive X99 motherboards we have had our hands on.
Read the review right here.
Core i7 Haswell-E 5960X - 5930K and 5820K and X99 reviews
Core i7 Haswell-E 5960X - 5930K and 5820K and X99 reviews
Hello there my man, Guru3D.com has a five-fold of articles online covering the new 6 and 8 core processors, the Core i7 5960X - 5930K and 5820K. Then we have X99 motherboard reviews online from ASUS, MSI and Gigabyte:
- Core i7 5960X - 5930K and 5820K processor review
- MSI X99S Gaming 9 AC Motherboard Review
- ASUS X99 Deluxe Motherboard Review
- ASUS X99 Rampage V Extreme Review
- Gigabyte X99 SOC Force Motherboard Review
Enjoy the weekend !
Review: Corsair Graphite Graphite 380T
Join us as we review the all new Graphite 380T Mini-ITX PC case from Corsair. Spectacular looking product albeit on a very small form factor, the Graphite Series has been updated with model 380T we review the yellow mini tower case. Albeit being mini, the 380T houses up to four 3.5in/2.5in drives and a full-length graphics card with ease.
Check out the full review right here.
Nvidia might skip 800 Desktop naming - GeForce GTX 970 and GTX 990
I can't confirm or deny this myself, but there are indications from the graphics card channel at the moment that Nvidia is not naming the upcoming Maxwell GeForce graphics card series in the high-end space a GeForce GTX 870 and 880.Read more
AMD Shows details new Athlon X2 and X4 processors
AMD has shared the specifications of three new Athlon X2 and X4 processors. Two quad and one dual-core are being presented, these are based on Kaveri architecture, but interestingly enough do not have an integrated GPU (or at least not enabled).Read more
Teaser: So like ... be sure to check back in at 18:00 CET
We noticed a couple of sites already posting these. But fact is the Intel embargo is lifted at 6 PM CET. So if you are in for some fun & cool enthusiast stuff with Haswell-E, check back in later today at 6 PM CET / 9 AM PST Friday. Depending on your location is is a great breakfast / lunch or dinner read ;)
GIGABYTE Anounces Its X99 Series Motherboards
Gigabyte announced the availability of 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. Featuring 3 main categories of motherboards including G1 gaming, SOC overclocking and signature GIGABYTE Ultra Durable, GIGABYTE has an X99 series motherboard custom built for any 'Dream Machine' build.Read more
MSI Announces its Intel X99 Motherboards
MSI, world leader in motherboard technology, is pleased to announce the launch of the new MSI X99 motherboards line-up. Featuring 5 models, the MSI X99S GAMING 9 AC, X99S GAMING 7, X99S XPOWER AC, X99S MPOWER and X99S SLI PLUS, MSI caters to everyones needs.Read more
Motherboard price war reaches Europe
The fierce price competition between Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology has recently expanded to Europe as demand in China is falling short of expectations and is putting strong pressure on ASRock and Micro-Star International (MSI), which have a large proportion of their shipments coming from Europe, according to sources from motherboard players.Read more
From GeForce GT 440 to GTX 660 - Fake Nvidia cards in German Retail
Every so often you hear news that fake graphics cards are being sold somewhere. Often these products are sold for a more expensive model, yet have a cheaper GPU. This round in Germany have found GeForce GTX 660 and 650 4GB graphics cards that in fact are equipped with a GeForce GT 440 GPU. The BIOS of these graphics cards have been re-flashed with a new Device ID making it seem like they are a 600 series product in your control panel.Read more
ASUS X99-E WS Motherboard Photos
One more X99 motherboard to show you. Later today X99 and HAswell-E will launch. So you can expect a lot of reviews. Shown below is the ASUS X99-E WS, an ATX board that comes with support for both Core i7 5xxx Series and Xeon E5 processors. And it includes a whopping seven PCI-Express x16 slots for SLI or CrossFireX setups.Read more
Panram NINJA-V Series DDR4 Memory
Panram Technology rely on strong R & D capabilities and solid manufacturing capability to provide customers customized design (Customize) professional Original Equipment Manufacturing (OEM) and Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) services to fully meet the needs of customers. Today announced its new NINJA - V DDR4 Series memory modules developed to high performance and high quality product to end users. Ninja from mystery Japan to represent strong, powerful, quick and cool. Panram Technology NINJA - V DDR4 Memory is just like Ninja style, silent and high performance.Read more
VTX3D R9 285 X-Edition Graphics Card
VTX3D launched a high performance graphics card that targets the enthusiasts, the VTX3D R9 285 X-Edition. The R9 285 X-Edition is equipped with an optimum dual fan cooling design and supports the latest technologies from AMD, such as AMD Eyefinity Technology, Mantle API, and DirectX 12. Gamers may get an unparalleled gaming experience that they have never felt before.Read more