Up until now there were no FM2+ motherboards in ASUS’s Republic of Gamers motherboard portfolio. FM2+ of course replaced AMD’s FM2 socket to support Steamroller and Kaveri APUs. So if you do prefer AMD’s APUs you now have a ROG Gaming board to choose from, the ROG Crossblade Ranger.
PowerColor is showing off their recently announced Radeon R9 295X2 Devil13 at Computex 2014 this week. While most R9 295X2’s are liquid cooled with AMD’s reference cooler Power Color has gone with their own massive triple-slot air cooler.
While many people said we would not see any X99 motherboards at Computex it looks like they were wrong! EVGA is showing off their X99 Motherboard prototype at their booth at Computex 2014 and it sure is a beast! X99 motherboards will launch later this year with Intel’s Haswell-E HEDT platform later this year.
We mainly know Fractal Design for their cases and power supplies, but they are going to be entering to all-in-one (AiO) cooling market with three brand new AiO coolers that are set to take on coolers from brands like Corsair, Enermax and NZXT.
ASUS has made a new addition to their TUF (The Ultimate Force) line of super durable motherboards with the TUF Sabranco Z97. “Sabranco” according to ASUS is a combination of the words Sabertooth and Branco (Portuguese for white).
In the weeks leading up to Computex we talked about Lian Li’s new desk cases and now they are here. At Computex this week Lian Li is showing the DK-01X, DK-02X and DK-Q1X cases. These cases are definitely unique, but will for sure put a dent in your wallet!
Intel has just announced their brand new “Devil’s Canyon” processors today. These processors are part of the Haswell Refresh which we saw most of the processors come last month. The “Devil’s Canyon” processors are a bit different as they are designed for gamers and overclockers and have new features not found in other Haswell Refresh processors. To that end we present our Devil’s Canyon preview, which should give you all of the information that you need to know about the Devils Canyon processors.
At Computex today WD is showing off a new hard drive that makes use of a SATA Express connection. The drive is built much like the WD Black2, which we reviewed back in January. Using the SATA Express interface allows WD’s hard drive to communicate over the PCI-Express bus.
Last year In Win blew us away with their Tou tempered glass case and it seems like they are back at it again with a new very unique case. At Computex In Win is showing off their next special Edition Case, the S-Frame.
It looks like Corsair has noticed the popularity of NZXT’s Kraken G10 cooling bracket that they have developed their own. The Hydro Series HG10 cooling bracket is a powerful accessory that allows users to replace a stock graphics card cooler with any of Corsair’s Hydro Series liquid CPU coolers.