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AMD Ryzen “Raven Ridge” Chips Only Have 8 PCI-Express Gen 3.0 Lanes

AMD of course announced their desktop Ryzen "Raven Ridge" APUs, which combine quad-core "Zen" CPUs with "Vega" integrated graphics solutions. One very interesting that that has caught the attention of many people is the PCI-Express...

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ASRock Shows Off Mini-ITX X370 Motherboard

Gigabyte was not the only one with a Mini-ITX AM4 motherboard at Computex, ASRock actually had two. The one we are really interested in is their X370 Gaming-ITX/ac, which of course is built with gamers in mind. The small board features a black and red design with ASRock and Fatal1ty branding on one of the heatsinks.

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ASUS ROG Crosshair VI Hero Motherboard Review

With all of the hype surrounding the launch of AMD's Ryzen 7 processors, one of the most highly anticipated motherboards was ASUS's ROG Crosshair VI Hero. If you didn't know ASUS launched the Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand with the original Crosshair AM2 motherboard. With AMD making a big push with Ryzen ASUS thought it was time for a new AMD Crosshair motherboard. The Crosshair VI motheboard makes use if the new X370 chipset and features a 12-phase power design, support for 2-way SLI / CrossFire, a PCI-Express 3.0 x4 M.2 connector, ROG SupremeFX audio technology, USB 3.1, RGB lighting with two RGB headers, and much more! Is this the motherboard to get for your new AM4 build? Read on as we find out!

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ASUS ROG Crosshair VI Hero AM4 Motherboard Detailed

Back when ASUS launched their Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand it launched with the Crosshair NVIDIA nForce based AM2 motherboard. This was of course in the hayday when AMD was the leader in CPU performance. With Intel becoming more popular and less people using AMD the Crosshair brand did not receive as much love from ASUS. With AMD's Ryzen processor coming, the new AM4 socket, and the AMD X370 chipset, ASUS is back with a new Crosshair branded motherboard.

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MSI Shows Off 2 AM4 Motherboards Ready For Ryzen

While MSI had their entire Z270 lineup at CES, there was something else that caught our attention there. On a small table they had two AM4 motherboards! These were the X370 XPower Titanium and the B350 Tomahawk. For the longest time AMD motherboards from major manufactures like MSI sort of fell behind their Intel counterparts, but it looks like these boards are pretty on par.

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Gigabyte AX370-Gaming K3 Motherboard PCB Pictured

Pictures of the PCB of the upcoming Gigabyte AX370-Gaming K3 socket AM4 motherboard have hit the web. These photos are of the bare PCB of the motherboard with all of the traces and printed markings, but at the stage before surface-mount components can be soldered on. You can still make out quite a lot about the board based on these photos. The X370 is AMD's upcoming high-end desktop chipset, which will be launched alongside the Ryzen 8-core processor in February 2017.

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AMD Aggressively Clearing Inventory for Zen

AMD has just recently released their Bristol Ridge desktop processors and they are prepping for Zen and the X370 chipset arrival, which should take place a CES in January. The achieve a smooth transition over to Zen AMD has begun adjusting product prices in order to clear out old inventory. This means that you should be able to find AMD FX CPUs at attractive prices. This means the current 4-core and 6-core users could get their hands on an 8-core chip at a much lower cost.

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AMD’s X370 Enthusiast Chipset Detailed

New details have emerged regarding AMD's X370 chipset. This will be AMD's enthusiast chipset for the AM4 platform and will support the upcoming Summit Ridge processors. These processors are of course based on the new Zen architecture and offer a 40% IPC increase over Excavator and much higher efficiency.

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