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ASUS says that DLVR was fused off in Raptor Lake
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 30 November 2022 11:37

ASUS says that DLVR was fused off in Raptor Lake


But it still appears in the BIOS

Intel's DLVR (Digital Linear Voltage Regulator) technology is disabled on current generation Raptor Lake processors, according to ASUS.

Asus shows off its custom ROG and TUF RTX 40-series cards
Published in Graphics


Suggests ROG Thor and ROG Loki PSUs

Following the launch of Nvidia RTX 40-series graphics cards, Asus has unveiled its custom versions in the ROG Strix and TUF Gaming versions.

AMD to officially unveil B650/B650E motherboards on October 4th
Published in PC Hardware


Webinar with partners for B650/B650E motherboards

AMD has scheduled a webinar with its motherboard partners to unveil the mid-range AM5 B650/B650E motherboards. The list includes the usual suspects like ASRock, ASUS, Biostar, Gigabyte, and MSI.

AMD shows off new partner motherboards
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 05 August 2022 12:32

AMD shows off new partner motherboards


Flagship X670 boards

AMD and its partners have been showing off the new flagship X670 boards including the X670E and non-Extreme series.

Chinese PC motherboards have huge security hole
Published in News


ASUS and Gigabyte motherboards hit with rootkit

Chinese-speaking hackers are using 2016 malware injected into firmware images for ASUS and Gigabyte motherboards to turn over PCs.

Asus and Gigabyte predicts doom for the motherboard industry
Published in PC Hardware


Sales will drop by 25 per cent

Asus and Gigabyte managers are looking at doom-laden projections for the motherboard industry through the rest of 2022.

It is confirmed GPU prices are dropping
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 29 March 2022 12:36

It is confirmed GPU prices are dropping


Asus states across the board cuts

It is starting to look like the days of GPU prices being high due to shortages could be a thing of the past.

AMD Radeon RX 6500 XT could cost as high as €300 in Europe
Published in Graphics


Nowhere near MSRP

Although the Radeon RX 6500 XT has been announced with a rather reasonable $199 MSRP, it appears that retailers/e-tailers have a slightly different idea and those could cost €300 in Europe.

ASUS reversed the polarity on the neutron flow
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 29 December 2021 11:35

ASUS reversed the polarity on the neutron flow


Buildzoid dubs the stuff up “rather silly”

Buildzoid, who runs the YouTube channel 'Actually Hardcore Overclocking' says a “rather silly oversight” from ASUS could be causing peoples' $599.99 ROG Maximus Z690 Hero DDR5 motherboards to burn up.

WiFi routers packed with vulnerabilities
Published in News
Monday, 06 December 2021 13:09

WiFi routers packed with vulnerabilities


Nine routers had 226 potential vulnerabilities

Insecurity experts tested nine popular routers made by Asus, AVM, D-Link, Netgear, Edimax, TP-Link, Synology, and Linksys, and found that they were packed with 226 potential vulnerabilities.