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ASUS X99-DELUXE Motherboard Review

by Rob Williams on February 23, 2015 in Motherboards

The name “DELUXE” is often used on products that don’t quite deserve it, but when it comes to ASUS’ motherboards, the company makes sure that isn’t the case. Given that, it’s little suprise that the X99-DELUXE does in fact deserve its name, as it doesn’t just offer a slew of features and capabilities, it packs in extras we wouldn’t ever expect.

MSI Z97 Gaming 9 AC Motherboard

MSI Z97 Gaming 9 AC Motherboard Review

by Rob Williams on November 12, 2014 in Motherboards

The last time we took a look at an MSI gaming motherboard, it was the company’s smallest current offering: Z97I Gaming AC. For this review, we’re looking to the top of the Z97 ladder, with the Z97 Gaming 9 AC. Priced at about $290, it’s easy to predict what this board might bring to the table, but all told, it still managed to impress us.


GIGABYTE Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK Motherboard Review

by Rob Williams on August 27, 2014 in Motherboards

Our last two Z97 reviews involved some petite motherboards, so it’s time to go all-out – something GIGABYTE’s Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK helps us pull off. Its name implies that gamers are the target here, and as you’d expect from its $350 price tag, it’s packed with features. What more reason do you need to read? Come on in.

MSI Z97I Gaming AC

MSI Z97I Gaming AC mini-ITX Motherboard Review

by Rob Williams on August 5, 2014 in Motherboards

Just because a PC is being built for gaming, it doesn’t mean that it has to be enormous. With MSI’s Z97I Gaming AC, the ability to build a super-small gaming rig is granted, thanks to its mini-ITX form-factor. Some perks include Killer Ethernet networking, a full assortment of audio enhancements, and a software suite well-worth checking out.


ASUS Z97I-PLUS mini-ITX Motherboard Review

by Rob Williams on July 24, 2014 in Motherboards

“Big things come in small packages” might be cliche, but it applies well to mini-ITX motherboards – especially those like ASUS’ Z97I-PLUS. Featuring 802.11ac wireless, an M.2 slot, a common-sense design, and a fantastic software package, this is one board well worth considering for that next ITX build.

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