Graphics card makers doing rather well
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Nvidia's big names making big cash

Demand from the gaming market and VR is pushing up demand for graphics cards, and some of the big players are laughing all the way to the bank.

Gigabyte adds Kaby Lake CPUs to its Brix mini-PC lineup
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Three Kaby Lake CPUs to rule them all 

Gigabyte has refreshed its Brix mini-PCs with Intel's latest 7th generation Core Kaby Lake CPUs, including Intel Core i3-7100U, Core i5-7200U, or Core i7-7500U.

Gigabyte unveils Geforce GTX 1080 Turbo OC graphics card
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Using a blower-style cooler 

Gigabyte said it will release a new Geforce GTX 1080 graphics card that will be use a Gigabyte-colored blower-style cooler but also features a decent factory overclock, the  GTX 1080 Turbo OC 8G.

Gigabyte AM4 B350 chipset motherboard pictured
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AM4 socket and DDR4 memory support

While we already had a chance to see AMD's new AM4 socket on HP's OEM motherboard with the A320 chipset, the latest leak shows Gigabyte's B350 chipset motherboard in full details.

Gigabyte announces GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming
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High-end GTX 1060 with triple-slot cooler

Gigabyte has announced its newest Geforce GTX 1060 graphics card that will be similar to the earlier unveiled GTX 1060 G1.Gaming but come with a completely new Windforce 2X Xtreme Gaming cooler, the Gigabyte GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming.

Gigabyte shipped 7.8 million motherboards
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Not to mention 1.6 million graphics cards

The figures for Gigabyte technology look good for the first half of this year and the next.

Gigabyte's GTX 1060 G1 Gaming spotted
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Custom PCB and Windforce 2X cooler

Since Nvidia has officially announced its third Pascal-based Geforce GTX 1060 graphics card, a couple of custom versions have already been teased, including the Gigabyte's GTX 1060 G1 Gaming edition which will have a custom PCB, Windforce 2X cooler and unavoidable RGB lighting.

Mobos have lost their mojos
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Decline and fall

Fifteen years ago, the motherboard industry was a buoyant place to be but it looks as if the glory days are all over now.

Gigabyte makes a shorter GTX 1070 with factory-overclock
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Mini-ITX graphics card with GP104 GPU

Gigabyte has decided that there is a market for a powerful mini-ITX graphics card that is 17cm long and has launched the new GV-N1070IXOC-8GD, a mini-ITX GTX 1070 with a factory-overclock.

Overclockers UK sells 1000 RX 480 cards
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1000 Geforce GTX 1080 at launch

OcUK, the Overclockers UK has sold more than 1000 Radeon RX 480 cards at launch. Although to be fair to Nvidia, the etailer added that they also managed to shift 1000 Geforce GTX 1080 cards on their launch too [so much for the rumour that Nvidia sampled only small volume to the etailers.ed]