BIOSTAR has announced the arrival of two motherboards which have been designed exclusively to aid in the setting up of a Bitcoin mining machine. One of the motherboards, the Hi-Fi H81 S2 is going to be based on the Intel H81 chipset featuring the Intel socket 1150 board and the other one is the H61B which is a socket 1155 board.
BIOSTAR has released their all new motherboards which are based on the Intel B85 chipset and they are now ready to be purchased. Intel’s 4th generation Core i7 and Core i5 processors are supported by these motherboards and it does so by the 1150 package which is making use of the Intel B85 single chip architecture.
Not that long ago MSI released BIOS updates for their X79 motherboards to support Intel’s latest Ivy Bridge-E processors. Since that time 7 CPU-based word records have been broken by overclockers using MSI X79 motherboards.
For upcoming Kaveri APUs, the latest MSI A88X-G43 motherboard has been launched by the MSI team. Featuring all the military class IV components, the 6+2 Phase PWM also comes with OC Certified components to deliver the best in quality and performance. The FM2+ socket supports all Kaveri APUs and is fully usable with Richland/Trinity.
ASRock has just unveiled its first socket FM2+ motherboards which are ready for AMD’s upcoming A-Series “Kaveri” APUs. These motherboards are also backwards compatible with the A-Series “Richland” and “Trinity” APUs. The most notable FM2+ boards from ASRock are the FM2A88X-Extreme6+ and the FM288M-Extreme4+.
Gigabyte is launching their H81 Motherboards, entry level for Haswell. These motherboards bring in together unique blend of features to offer maximum performance and reliability. Starting from advanced networking and device charging feature, current capable power delivery, exclusive high-end audio features, performance-enhancing caching technologies, GIGABYTE 8 series motherboards are considered to be a class of their own.
ASUS has just announced their entire series of H81 chipset Haswell motherboards. The lineup includes six boards: H81M-Plus, H81M-A, H81M-C and H81M-E Micro-ATX motherboards, and the H81I-Plus Mini-ITX (from left to right in the photo below). All of these models feature a single PCI-Express x16 slot, two DDR3 DIMM slots, and two SATA III slots along with ASUS’s latest UEFI BIOS, Realtek 7.1 audio and USB 3.0.
With the upcoming APUs on the way many motherboard manufacturers are launching their A88X chipset based FM2+ motherboards. Gigabyte announced its new FM2+ motherboard lineup supporting the forthcoming ‘Keveri’ AMD APUs with support for existing socket FM2 Trinity and Richland APUs.