News tagged ‘sandy bridge-e’

Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012

Intel to Refresh Sandy Bridge-E Lineup with Core i7-3970X Extreme Edition?

Intel to Refresh Sandy Bridge-E Lineup with Core i7-3970X Extreme Edition?

According to DonanimHaber, Intel is preparing to launch its Core i7-3970X Extreme Edition in Q4 in its efforts to refresh its Sandy Bridge-E offerings. This new CPU is expected to replace the current Core i7-3960X. Read on for further details about this new processor.

Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012

ASUS Zeus, a Concept Intel X79-Based Motherboard, Makes its Earthly Appearance

ASUS Zeus, a Concept Intel X79-Based Motherboard, Makes its Earthly Appearance

The ASUS Zeus is an Intel X79-based motherboard that features dual-GPU onboard graphics that are PCIe Gen 3 compliant. Supporting up to 128GB of quad-channel memory, the board literally goes overboard with ten SATA 6Gbps connectors and twelve USB 3.0 ports (six rear, six via onboard headers).

Friday, 17 Feb 2012

Overheard: Sandy Bridge-E CPUs (C2 Version) Will be Available Locally 1st March

Overheard: Sandy Bridge-E CPUs (C2 Version) Will be Available Locally 1st March

According to sources we spoke to, the local availability of Sandy Bridge-E CPUs featuring C2 stepping is scheduled for 1st March. This is some good news for us after hearing about the reported delay of volume shipments for Ivy Bridge CPUs

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011

ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Professional Launched!

ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Professional Launched!

ASRock has just announced the availability of its Fatal1ty X79 Professional motherboard for Sandy Bridge-E processors. This motherboard is targeted at gamers and rig builders who are enamored with the Fatal1ty series.

Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011

Memory Vendors Launch New Quad-Channel Kits for Intel's X79 Platform

Memory Vendors Launch New Quad-Channel Kits for Intel's X79 Platform

In order to support the new Intel Sandy Bridge-E based quad-channel memory processors (like the Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition), memory vendors such as Patriot Memory, Kingston, and Mach Xtreme are launching their new memory kits.

Monday, 31 Oct 2011

X79 Motherboard Offerings from ASRock!

X79 Motherboard Offerings from ASRock!

ASRock has joined the X79 pack! It has released pictures of its X79 offerings and they boast of opulent gold-capped capacitors set against black printed circuit boards.

Friday, 28 Oct 2011

Gigabyte Announces Four X79 Motherboards to Get You Excited!

Gigabyte Announces Four X79 Motherboards to Get You Excited!

The boards are here and there but the chip is nowhere to be seen. Nonetheless, we herald the arrival of four new X79 Gigabyte motherboards!

Friday, 21 Oct 2011

ECS X79 Motherboard Spotted!

ECS X79 Motherboard Spotted!

The latest ECS motherboard based on the X79 chipset has been spotted! Resembling an offering from ECS's Black Series, it supports DDR3 2400MHz memory modules to let overclockers take it to the next level.

Friday, 9 Sep 2011

Intel Sandy Bridge-E Processors Set to Arrive At Year End?

Intel Sandy Bridge-E Processors Set to Arrive At Year End?

There are rumors that Intel's Sandy Bridge-E CPUs will be shipped by November. These consumer processors' target audience are the enthusiast overclockers.

Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011

Sandy Bridge-E CPUs Not Shipping with Stock Heatsink and Fan?

Sandy Bridge-E CPUs Not Shipping with Stock Heatsink and Fan?

It is rumored that the upcoming Core i7 processor from Intel, the 3820, 3930K and the 3960X will all ship without a cooler in the box.

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