Posts Tagged: USB3.0

Gigabyte H55N-USB3 mini-ITX: Big Overclocks From A Small Board

The Gigabyte H55N-USB3 is one small board that is capable of some really big overclocks. I have always thought of mini-ITX motherboards as utilitarian in that people only used them if they had a specific reason to. Like me, most people probably never thought of small form factor motherboards as something that might be good for gaming, overclocking or benchmarking with, but Gigabyte’s mini-ITX motherboards are quite capable in all those respects, so let’s see what the H55N-USB3 can do. Read More

Another Look at the Gigabyte X58A-UD7 Rev. 1.0

The Gigabyte X58A-UD7 motherboards have been out for a while now. Chances are, if you’ve been interested in this board at all, you have had no problem finding information on it. So why sit down and write yet another article about it? For starters, it’s a terrific board, worthy of some more space on the Web and this particular article includes some benchmark results against a rival board that some might find interesting. Read More

SuperSpeed USB - Gigabyte "Turbo" vs. Asus "True USB3.0"

There have been two major forces bringing this new technology to market; Gigabyte and Asus. The fact that it is these two manufactures first with new technology should be no surprise to anyone, and they are the two largest motherboard manufactures in the world. What nobody saw coming was the variety of implementation that would be used. Read More