AMD shows off new partner motherboards
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Flagship X670 boards

AMD and its partners have been showing off the new flagship X670 boards including the X670E and non-Extreme series.

Chinese PC motherboards have huge security hole
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ASUS and Gigabyte motherboards hit with rootkit

Chinese-speaking hackers are using 2016 malware injected into firmware images for ASUS and Gigabyte motherboards to turn over PCs.

Asus and Gigabyte predicts doom for the motherboard industry
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Sales will drop by 25 per cent

Asus and Gigabyte managers are looking at doom-laden projections for the motherboard industry through the rest of 2022.

Gigabyte shows its new AORUS DDR5 RGB memory kit
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Hitting 6,000MHz and with DDR5 XMP Booster

Gigabyte has unveiled its newest AORUS RGB DDR5 6,000MHz 32 GB memory kit, showing off the recognizable heat spreader design and combining high performance with stunning looks.

Gigabyte promises to replace exploding PSUs
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Probably a good thing

Gigabyte announced it will replace PSU models GP-P850GM and GP-P750GM that fail after HardwareBusters and Gamer's Nexus both showed their PSUs fail catastrophically in small explosions.

Gigabyte shows new AORUS WaterForce X series AIO liquid CPU coolers
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Coming in 240, 280, and 360mm sizes

Gigabyte has unveiled its newest line of AIO liquid coolers, the AORUS WaterForce X series, which will be available in three radiator sizes, 240, 280, and 360mm, as well as promises great compatibility and impressive performance from some unique optimizations.

Gigabyte confirms RTX 3080 20GB and RTX 3070 16GB versions
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Leaked product list shows possible Super cards

Nvidia Geforce RTX 3080 with 20GB of VRAM and RTX 3070 with 16GB of VRAM have been confirmed in a recent leak from Gigabyte's Watch Dogs Legion codes redemption site.

Gigabyte ships new Aero
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How did they get the bubbles in it?

Gigabyte is shipping a new generation of laptops in its AERO series for content creators. The new generation laptops come with 10th Gen Intel Core H-series processors and Nvidia  GeForce RTX 20 SUPER graphics.

Gigabyte also updates its Aorus and Aero gaming laptops
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10th gen Intel Core i7/i9 CPUs and Nvidia RTX 20 Super Mobile GPUs

Gigabyte is yet another laptop maker that has updated its gaming laptops with new hardware, including its Aorus and Aero series. While most of these laptops will be getting new Intel 10th gen Core CPUs, only some are destined for Nvidia RTX 20 Super series GPUs.

Couple of Radeon RX 5500 XT leak ahead of launch
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Plenty of custom cards from day-one

A couple of Radeon RX 5500 XT graphics cards have leaked ahead of its rumored December 12th launch, suggesting there will be plenty of custom cards available from day-one.