MSI unfreezes Skylake
Published in News
Tuesday, 19 January 2016 14:48

MSI unfreezes Skylake


So no skating

MSI has issued a BIOS update for its Skylake boards after an embarrassing flaw was spotted in Intel’s latest chip last week.

Asustek to fly the red flag
Published in Motherboards
Tuesday, 19 January 2016 10:29

Asustek to fly the red flag


Starts the great march

Asustek is creating a new motherboard sub-brand, Red Flag to target mainly the entry-level and mid-range segments in China.

MSI unveils new gaming AiO and gaming PC at CES 2016
Published in News


AiO with external graphics card and gaming Mac Pro lookalike

MSI has brought a couple of interesting products to CES 2016 show in Las Vegas and some of theose included a 27-inch all-in-one (AiO) gaming system with external graphics box as well as new gaming system that takes a page out of Apple's Mac Pro design book.

MSI announces X99A and Z170A Carbon Edition motherboards
Published in Motherboards


MSI TurboSocket (2011v3) uses 2036 pins for better overclocking

MSI has just taken the wraps off its new special edition Carbon Series motherboards for 2016, the X99A Godlike Gaming Carbon Edition and the Z170A Gaming Pro Carbon Edition.

MSI fixes Skylake bending with CPU Guard 1151 bracket
Published in Motherboards


Originally developed for overclockers

Due to the recent bending issues with certain Intel Skylake CPUs and aftermarket coolers, MSI has launched a rather simple solution in the form of the new CPU Guard 1151 bracket which should prevent these issues but also be handy to those that decide to delid their CPU.

MSI brings overclocking to unlock Skylake
Published in News
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 12:35

MSI brings overclocking to unlock Skylake


Free the Skylake cores


MSI has issued a BIOS update for its motherboards which will allow users to overclock Skylake based locked Core i5, Core i3 or even Pentium processors.

Gaming notebook market to become a battleground next year
Published in Notebooks


Expect prices to drop


Word on the street is that there will be a price war in the gaming notebook market next year as the big names slug it out over what is expected to be a lucrative market.

MSI launches Z170A SLI Plus motherboard
Published in Motherboards
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 22:31

MSI launches Z170A SLI Plus motherboard


All black successor of the X99A SLI Plus

MSI has released its newest Intel Z170 Express chipset based motherboard that will be a part of its Pro Series motherboard lineup, the all black Z170A SLI Plus motherboard.

MSI rolls out GTX 980 Ti Gaming LE graphics card
Published in Graphics

With TwinFrozr V cooler

MSI has rather silently launched yet another Nvidia GM200-based Geforce GTX 980 Ti graphics card, the "cheaper" MSI GTX 980 Ti Gaming LE (Lite Edition).

MSI packs GTX 970M in new 14-inch GS40 Phantom notebook
Published in Notebooks


Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ quad-core CPU as well

Gaming notebooks usually end up to be a desktop replacement device rather than a portable notebook due to their size, weight and battery life but now it appears that MSI managed to change that a bit by releasing the new 14-inch GS40 Phantom notebook.