Category Archive: motherboard

ASUS B150M-PLUS D3 MOTHERBOARD

HDMI 1.4 Intel B150 Core i7 / i5 / i3 / Pentium / Celeron (LGA1151) PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot PCI Express 3.0 x4 slot PCI Express 3.0 x1 slot PCI slot Realtek ALC887 5X Protection II – Advanced hardware safeguards for all-round protection DDR3/DDR3L memory compatibility USB Type-C for convenient connectivity Epic gaming audio …

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GIGABYTE GA-H170-GAMING 3

The Gigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3 is an ATX gaming motherboard form Gigabyte’s G1 gaming series. This board sells for about $105 when released.. Supports 6th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor Dual Channel DDR4, 4 DIMMs HDMI 1.4, DVI-D, VGA 2-Way Graphics Support with Exclusive Ultra Durable Metal Shielding over the PCIe Slots Dual PCIe Gen3 x4 M.2 …

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ASUS H170 PRO GAMING MOTHERBOARD

The Asus H170 Pro Gaming is a full ATX motherboard for the gaming market. This boards sells for about $125. LGA1151 socket for 6th-gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Core i5 / Core i3, Pentium® and Celeron Processors Dual DDR4 2133 support SupremeFX: Flawless audio that makes you part of the game Sonic Radar ll: Scan …

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GIGABYTE GA-Z170X GAMING 7 MOTHERBOARD

The Gigabyte GA-Z179X Gaming 7 motherboard is an enthusiast gaming platform. This board is expensive at $220. Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 Certified Motherboard Supports 6th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor Dual Channel DDR4, 4 DIMMs Intel® USB 3.1 with USB Type-C™ – The World’s Next Universal Connector 3-Way Graphics Support with Exclusive Ultra Durable Metal Shielding over …

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ASUS B150M-A D3 MOTHERBOARD

The Asus M150M-A D3 is a µATX motherboard for Intel’s sixth generation Skylake processors. This low cost board is under $75. Intel Skylake i3, i5 and i7 (LGA1151) Intel B150 chipset HDMI 1.4, DVI and VGA 6x SATA 6x USB 3.0 6x USB 2.0 5X Protection II – Advanced hardware safeguards for all-round protection DDR3/DDR3L memory …

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INTEL Z170 MOTHERBOARDS

The Intel Z170 motherboard and processors make up the Skylake series. While Skylake is designed for DDR4, Intel mentioned that DDR3 is an available option. Gigabyte has the widest range of models for the Z170 chipset and socket LGA 1151. THE SKYLAKE CPU Intel initially offered 2 CPU choices with the i5-6600K and the i7-6700K. …

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INTEL 1155 vs 1150 vs 1151

Intel changes their socket over time as they bump up various features incrementally. Driven mostly by new technology such as faster USB and SATA, recent SSD improvements have introduced new interfaces. The M.2 slot first surfaced with the Z97 and it provides SSD use with the new NVMe interface that is much faster than SATA. …

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GIGABYTE GA-Z97X-SLI MOTHERBOARD

The GA-Z97X-SLI  is an enthusiast ATX motherboard for Intel Haswell and Broadwell processors with the LGA 1150 pinout. Supports Haswell and Broadwell Processors Socket LGA 1150 Dual Channel DDR3, 4 DIMMs Fast USB 3.0 2x PCIe Gen3 x8 4x PCIe x1 2x PCI Supports 4th and 5th Generation Intel® Core™ processors Extreme multi graphics support SATA Express …

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EUP 2013

Energy Using Protocol is the initiative introduced by the EU to reduce PC idle power consumption. The stated goal is ½W which is also now being adopted by California. Laptop and desktop machines are generally powered continually so efforts towards overall power consumption have been ambitious. Wall chargers are notoriously inefficient. Work published by the IEEE generally …

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MSI 970A-G43 (MS-9763) MOTHERBOARD

The MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693) is a standard ATX motherboard designed for entry level gaming machines using a single video card. AMD Socket AM3 AMD 970 + SB950 DDR3 1066/1333/1600/1866/2133*(*OC) 4 memory slots, dual channel Renasas µPD720202 USB 3.0 controller Realtek RTL8111E Gigabit Ethernet Realtek ALC997 HD Audio PCI Express 2.0 x16 PCI Express 2.0 x4 …

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