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The X58 Motherboards You Can Afford

The X58 Motherboards You Can Afford

We all know that Intel's X58 platform is dedicated to the high-end segment. However, besides the extreme and expensive models, there are some that are closer to mainstream prices. Check out these relatively affordable boards from ASUS, Gigabyte and MSI.

MSI 870A Fuzion - Fuzion for the Masses

MSI 870A Fuzion - Fuzion for the Masses

7.5

MSI brings Lucid's multi-GPU technology back to the AMD platform with the mainstream 870A Fuzion. Once again, you can enjoy NVIDIA SLI with an AMD processor. Plus this time, you can even consider an ATI and NVIDIA mixed-mode solution. We find out whether Lucid's Hydra Engine is ready for the masses.

Extreme X58 Motherboards - All Hail the Ultimates!

Extreme X58 Motherboards - All Hail the Ultimates!

Even the most jaded observer will be awed by these motherboards based on Intel's enthusiast chipest, the Intel X58 Express. Get ready for the most powerful and expensive boards ever reviewed in our labs.

Gigabyte GA-H55N-USB3 - A Tiny Powerhouse

Gigabyte GA-H55N-USB3 - A Tiny Powerhouse

8.5

Small form factor PCs have often compromised on the performance aspect, but with the Intel H55 Express chipset and its relatively decent integrated graphics, this is set to change. Gigabyte's latest mini-ITX board hopes to change our mindsets about tiny boards and their capabilities.

MSI Mobos and Graphics @ Computex 2010 - Wooing the Enthusiast

MSI Mobos and Graphics @ Computex 2010 - Wooing the Enthusiast

MSI's charm offensive towards the enthusiast segment continues unabated as we check out the company's booth at Computex 2010. Super-speed and super-powered products await, so step right in to get updated!

Preview: The Ultimate X58 Motherboards

Preview: The Ultimate X58 Motherboards

Feast your eyes on the two most extreme motherboards in the market now from Gigabyte and MSI, both equipped with an unprecedented number of expansion slots.

AMD 880G Mobo Roundup - New Mainstream Integrated Graphics

AMD 880G Mobo Roundup - New Mainstream Integrated Graphics

Bringing SATA 6Gbps functionality and a slightly updated graphics core to its mainstream integrated graphics chipset, AMD's 880G chipset is an incremental improvement over its 785G predecessor. Three boards from ASUS, Biostar and Gigabyte gets tested and reviewed.

AMD 890FX Roundup - A Quartet of AMD's Finest

AMD 890FX Roundup - A Quartet of AMD's Finest

Along with the launch of its first 6-core desktop processor last month, AMD also refreshed its high-end enthusiast class 890FX chipset. We got four vendors, ASUS, Biostar, Gigabyte and MSI to send us their representatives for this 890FX roundup of the top boards in the market.

ASUS Reveals the Crosshair IV Extreme AMD 890FX Mobo

ASUS Reveals the Crosshair IV Extreme AMD 890FX Mobo

If you thought the ASUS Crosshair IV Formula (AMD 890FX) was an extreme board, wait till you take a peek at the what's in store with the Crosshair IV Extreme motherboard sporting a Lucid Hydra chip for multi-vendor GPU horsepower. Check out what ASUS dropped in our virtual mailbox.

Preview: MSI 890FXA-GD70

Preview: MSI 890FXA-GD70

9.0
Best Valued for Money

The last of the 'Big Three' of motherboard manufacturers, MSI decides to send us its upcoming AMD 890FX board, the 890FXA-GD70. Here's what you can expect from this high-end board.

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