Posts Tagged Overclocking

GIGABYTE Offer $1000 in Cash Prizes Over Cat Fight

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We normally do not condone animal fighting, but we are going to make an exception this time, because the animal is Catzilla and not real. What is real is GIGABYTE giving away $1000 in cash ($500 for winners in each category), so it’s time to get over to HWBOT.ORG if you are not already a member.

Open to all members …

Pentium Anniversary Edition Overclockable on ASUS Motherboards

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Remember the name “Pentium”? The flagship brand from Intel was synonymous with computer processors for a number of years. While the Core architecture has long since replaced it, the Pentium name still rears its head from time to time. Unfortunately that’s only been in the budget side of Intel’s line of CPUs. Today’s release isn’t exclusively about the Pentium name …

Pre-COMPUTEX 2014 – ADATA Showing All Kinds of Goodies

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It is close to that time of the year again. There are a lot of tech conventions and shows, but Computex is the only real exhibition. This year at Computex 2014, ADATA is bringing their whole lineup of upcoming products to show off and to show up other brands. What do you have to look forward to?

This year, ADATA …

The ASUS ROG Rampage IV Black Edition is Born to Break Records

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There is more to this motherboard than the eyes can see. ASUS has packed a lot of tried and true technology as well as some great new innovations into their latest Republic of Gamers (ROG) motherboard. This is the new Rampage IV Black Edition and it may just be the perfect balance between overclocking and gaming.

The Rampage IV Black …

LANcouver 2012 – Computer Hardware for PC Gaming 101 Panel (Video)

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The second panel of LANcouver 2012 took place bright and early. When I say bright and early, I mean 10AM on June 30, 2012. After all, this is a LAN party and chances are, people slept at their keyboards.

For the most important panel of the LANcouver University curriculum, Futurelooks enlisted the help of ASUS, NVIDIA, NCIX and ANTEC. In …

GIGABYTE X58A-OC LGA1366 ATX Extreme Overclocking Motherboard Review

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Various DDR3 memory kits are often marketed for setting some kind of MHz record. Even video cards carry the overclock (OC) moniker, yet most users don’t really do that with them. But every motherboard seems to advertise overclocking, yet only GIGABYTE hasn’t shied away from this extremely niche market. That’s why they’ve stepped it up by introducing the X58A-OC. It’s …

COMPUTEX 2011 – Noctua Shows Off Potential New CPU Coolers and the Most Scientific Fan You’ll Ever See (Video)

COMPUTEX 2011 Video Coverage – Noctua Shows Off Potential New CPU Coolers and the Most Scientific Fan You’ll Ever See!

Whether you like the color of their products or not, it’s clear that the company is all about fashion over function. While brown and beige aren’t the sexiest colors around, Noctua seems to overshadow that with products that are just plain awesome in performance. This makes the look of the product almost secondary and in our video above, it’s clear …

COMPUTEX 2011 Video Coverage – MSI Shows Off Their NEW INTEL Z68 and AMD 990FX Motherboards With a Sneak Peak At Their INTEL X79 Prototype Too

COMPUTEX 2011 Video Coverage – MSI Shows Off Their NEW INTEL Z68 and AMD 990FX Motherboards With a Sneak Peak At Their INTEL X79 Prototype Too

It’s tough to get a native English speaker at COMPUTEX 2011. But Devine Chao from MSI’s Taiwan HQ toughs it out and gets us through the new products for COMPUTEX 2011 which include INTEL and AMD’s latest and greatest.

Featured in the video above is MSI’s latest Click BIOS II that integrates the UEFI BIOS experience both on the BIOS …