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AMD on the Rebound: A Chat With Henri Richard

AMD on the Rebound: A Chat With Henri Richard

We met up with Henri Richard, the Executive Vice President, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of AMD to have an update on microprocessor industry developments, in particular, his views on open standards, competition ethics and to learn of AMD's new plans, products and roadmap as an integrated AMD/ATI entity.

MSI G965MDH (Intel G965)

MSI G965MDH (Intel G965)

8.0

Motherboard shopping for a new Media Center PC? MSI's new G965MDH comes with Intel's newest integrated graphics solution and an uncommon Intel Southbridge especially customized for Viiv. How would it compare against its other G965 brethren? Read on.

ASUS P5B Premium Vista Edition (Intel P965)

ASUS P5B Premium Vista Edition (Intel P965)

8.0

ASUS gives the P5B Deluxe an upgrade to Premium status, removes the WiFi-AP component, but adds a set of Vista ready functionality. The new P5B Premium Vista Edition is also an incredible enthusiast board as well. Want to know what we're talking about? Read the review now.

AMD 690G IGP First Looks and Performance

AMD 690G IGP First Looks and Performance

The AMD 690G chipset is finally launched today and we take a quick look a one of the first few motherboard samples available - the ECS AMD690GM-M2 - to see how the new Radeon X1250 graphics core performs. Check out our first hand experience with the AMD 690G right here.

Foxconn N68S7AA-8EKRS2H (NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI)

Foxconn N68S7AA-8EKRS2H (NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI)

8.0

Foxconn is the latest manufacturer to launch an nForce 680i SLI motherboard into the market and it does aim high. The N68S7AA-8EKRS2H proves to be a well-rounded motherboard with good performance, solid engineering and a unique design. Want to know more? Read our full review here.

Exclusive: MSI P6N SLI Platinum (NVIDIA nForce 650i SLI)

Exclusive: MSI P6N SLI Platinum (NVIDIA nForce 650i SLI)

9.0

MSI's new P6N SLI Platinum is a mid-range performance gaming motherboard based on the NVIDIA nForce 650i SLI chipset. With SLI support, enhanced 1333MHz FSB, all solid capacitor design, we were quite impressed with what the board had to offer. Check out our review here.

Exclusive: Gigabyte GA-N680SLI-DQ6 (NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI)

Exclusive: Gigabyte GA-N680SLI-DQ6 (NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI)

9.0

The new Gigabyte GA-N680SLI-DQ6 motherboard will hit retail shelves soon and we've managed to snag one for some first hand experience. Based on the nForce 680i SLI chipset, this monster comes with the kitchen sink bolted on. You may not need such a board ever, but it sure gives you some boasting rights.

First Looks: ASUS P5N32-E SLI Plus motherboard (nForce 680i SLI)

First Looks: ASUS P5N32-E SLI Plus motherboard (nForce 680i SLI)

ASUS has a brand new entry into the motherboard market with the P5N32-E SLI Plus. Designed to be more robust with 100% solid capacitors, this new nForce 680i SLI entry may just be the one you've been holding out for.

Zen Overclocking and the ASUS Commando Motherboard (Intel P965)

Zen Overclocking and the ASUS Commando Motherboard (Intel P965)

ASUS launches their most overclockable motherboard yet with exceedingly high top-end frequency claims. In this article, we take the Commando to its limits and come back to tell the tale. If you're planning an overclocking rig, this may be the one board you do not want to pass up on. Details inside.

Gigabyte GA-965P-DS4 Rev 2.0 (Intel P965)

Gigabyte GA-965P-DS4 Rev 2.0 (Intel P965)

9.0

Gigabyte updates their entire Intel 965 family of motherboards to PCB revision 2.0. This update brings optimized quad-core support and better components. We test out the new GA-965P-DS4 and find a motherboard worthy of hardcore overclockers, performance users and feature-freaks alike. Read on.

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