ASUS announces new ROG Strix X99 Gaming motherboard
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ROG Strix is a new series: “The art of expression”

On Tuesday, ASUS announced a new lineup called “ROG Strix,” beginning with the ROG Strix X99 Gaming motherboard. With this series in its ROG brand, the company is focusing heavily on dynamic lighting customization and network priority traffic control, two features that will provide gamers and enthusiasts with color-matching RGB lighting effects to inspire PC design creativity, as well as ultra-low latency multiplayer experiences.

ASUS announces new and refreshed X99 Signature series lineup
Published in Motherboards


Fully compatible with Haswell-E and Broadwell-E


On Tuesday, ASUS and its Republic of Gamers (ROG) division jointly announced three new Signature series motherboards built for Socket LGA 2011-v3, featuring ASUS exclusive technologies such as “OC Socket,” “Aura” onboard RGB lighting, ThunderboltEX 3, and SafeSlot PCI-Express designs with fortified metal and superior bracket retention mechanisms.

Intel flagship Broadwell-E Core i7-6950X tested as well
Published in Processors


Compared with the Core i7-5960X

It is obvious that Intel's Broadwell-E HEDT launch is drawing near as with all the previous leaks we now have some of the first benchmarks of the flagship ten-core Core i7-6950X.

Asus X99-Deluxe with USB 3.1 shipping in Europe
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€399, but you do get pretty much everything

The new Asus X99-Deluxe/U3.1 is shipping in Europe and the asking price is a rather saucy €399.

EKWB shows its Rampage V Extreme Monoblock
Published in Processors


All-in-One block for motherboard and Haswell-E CPU

EK Water Blocks, our good friends and well-known premium liquid cooling manufacturers based in Slovenia, have unveiled a rather impressive looking all-in-one Monoblock liquid cooling solution for the Asus Rampage V Extreme motherboard and Intel Core i7 Haswell-E CPU, the EK-FB ASUS R5E Monoblock.

Broadwell-E coming in Q1 2016
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Eight cores, 140W

Intel is planning to continue making unlocked superclocked X-series processors that we all know as Haswell-E or Sandy Bridge-E.

Three models now, higher-end one next year



Roundup: Fastest CPU money can buy, just not for gaming

DDR4 board selling for €339

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Up to 3200MHz and CL15