MSI teases two upcoming Z270 motherboards
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The Z270 SLI Plus and Z270 SLI

MSI has teased two upcoming motherboards that will be based on Intel's new Z270 Express chipset and bring certain new features and improvements, the MSI Z270 SLI Plus and the Z270 SLI.

Intel to add Wi-Fi and USB 3.1 functionality in 300-series
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AMD placing USB 3.1 chipset orders as well


According to sources from motherboard makers, Intel is planning to add USB 3.1 and Wi-Fi functionality to its upcoming 300-series motherboard series scheduled to be released at the end of 2017.

Two new Gigabyte AM4 motherboards spotted
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Based on mid-range B350 chipset

Two new Gigabyte motherboards with the new AM4 socket have been spotted online, showing what to expect from launch later this year.

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.

Zen disturbs motherboard makers' meditation
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What is the sound of costs rising?


The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that some AMD’s Zen chipsets are having design issues.

Nvidia wants Qualcomm to pay for monopoly play
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Crushed chipset deal

Nvidia has dragged Qualcomm into court for allegedly crushing a $352 million chipset deal.

MSI launches new  motherboard
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Updated 970 chipset motherboard with USB 3.1

MSI has launched its new budget motherboard that will be based AMD's 970 chipset but also brings update connectivity with USB 3.1 ports, the MSI 970A-G43 Plus.

Intel DOCSIS 3.1 chipset faces Averna test
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Testing outfit gets top contract

Testing company Averna has been selected to test Intel's DOCSIS 3.1 chipset.

Gigabyte shows off dual socket workstation motherboard
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MW70-3S0 is based on the Intel C612 chipset

Gigabyte has been showing off its MW70-3S0, its latest dual socket workstation motherboard based on the Intel C612 chipset.

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