The month of November has been a busy one for Intel, as the long-awaited release of its 12th generation Alder Lake processors launched and has since made its way into retail channels. Not only this, but it paved the way for a range of new Z690 models, and the majority with support for the latest DDR5 memory, PCIe 5.0, with more premium features than ever before. Thereare also a good number of DDR4 supported boards too. While there's still some 'value' to be had from Intel's previous 11th generation processors, with some tasty deals available on Newegg, we've considered all of Intel's currently available platforms for this month. The Z690 chipset might be here and now, but it's time to see how many...
In preparation for the launch of Intel's Z490 chipset and Intel's 10th generation Comet Lake desktop processors, Z490 motherboards are now available to pre-order from various retailers. For entry-level...32 by Gavin Bonshor on 5/6/2020
Following a resurgence of motherboards decked out with custom monoblocks, ASRock has announced details on its Z490 Aqua. It includes a familiar aluminium plated copper custom monoblock, with just...18 by Gavin Bonshor on 5/5/2020
A blog post from Intel has showcased the first consumer motherboard with the ATX12VO power standard from ASRock, and we reached out to ASRock for more details. They have...47 by Dr. Ian Cutress on 5/5/2020
Off the back of the announcement of a substantial amount of Z490 motherboards designed for Intel's 10th generation desktop processors, ASRock Rack has announced a server-focused model. The ASRock...10 by Gavin Bonshor on 5/5/2020
After another long wait for a new Intel platform, Comet Lake and the 400 series finally descends. Here we get a new socket, support for up to 10-cores with...52 by Gavin Bonshor on 4/30/2020
Today we get the full range of its Intel’s 10th Generation processors for desktops. These chips, which fall under the banner of ‘Comet Lake’, will now go up to...177 by Dr. Ian Cutress on 4/30/2020
With Computex just around the corner, a lot of thought is being put to exactly what are we expecting to see at the show. There are questions about AMD’s...30 by Ian Cutress on 5/3/2018