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  1. Asus EAH 6770 DC review

    Asus EAH 6770 DC review

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    Passively-cooled graphics doesn't necessarily mean a compromise on gaming performance

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    Asus Sabertooth 990FX review

    Asus Sabertooth 990FX review

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    Does this AMD 990FX-based motherboard have the teeth to defeat Intel's Z68 chipset?

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    Asus RoG Crosshair V Formula review

    Asus RoG Crosshair V Formula review

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    The Crosshair V has got just about everything you could wish for to build a high end system around. It's fast, endlessly teakable and even has a decent on board sound chip. The price isn't terrible either, unless you're a die hard bargain hunter that it.

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    Asus M5A99X Evo review

    Asus M5A99X Evo review

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    The second tier of AMD's next-gen chipsets in Asus trim

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    Asus GeForce GTX 590 review

    Asus GeForce GTX 590 review

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    Two of Nvidia's most powerful GPU's on one card. What could be better that that?

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    Asus P8Z68V Pro review

    Asus P8Z68V Pro review

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    There are some exciting ideas in the Z68 package, but at least in the short term the results they yield in real-world application are a little underwhelming. Buy for the igpu implementation and power saving features, set up an SSD cache, but don't expect your technological world to be blown apart.

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    Asus P8P67 Pro B3 review

    Asus P8P67 Pro B3 review

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    A safe and affordable motherboard for next-gen Intel chips

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    Asus E35M1-M Pro review

    Asus E35M1-M Pro review

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    We had high expectations of this Fusion processor, especially when AMD changed its initial sales pitch and suggested Fusion APUs would take aim at lower end Intel netbooks based on the Core i3 processor. However, despite out-of-order instruction execution, the AMD E-350 is not dramatically more powerful than Atom.

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    Asus Radeon HD 6970 DirectCU II review

    Asus Radeon HD 6970 DirectCU II review

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    So you could get a wonder chip with crazy performance, or you could just get a little bit more for your money. It's a decent card, but the vagaries of GPU headroom could be a worry.

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    Asus M4A785TD-M EVO review

    Asus M4A785TD-M EVO review

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    Slapping a new brand name to give an old chip a leg up is a popular ruse in the PC industry. Do not, therefore, assume that the Asus M4A785TD-M EVO and its AMD 785G northbridge is necessarily old hat.

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    Asus P8P67M-Pro review

    Asus P8P67M-Pro review

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    Riffing on the 'small, but perfectly formed' design ethos, Asus P8P67M-Pro is packing a lot into its teeny, tiny footprint.

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    Asus Maximus IV Extreme RoG review

    Asus Maximus IV Extreme RoG review

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    When it comes to new PC components, odes to awesomeness are often overwrought. But take it from us, Intel's new Sandy Bridge desktop processors proved worthy of our finest prose. The Intel Core i5-2500K and Intel Core i7-2600K chips are preposterously quick. Of course, to get the best out of them what you need is a damn fine motherboard. For example, the Asus Maximus IV Extreme RoG.

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    Asus P7H55-M review

    Asus P7H55-M review

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    The release of Intel's Clarkdale chip and its accompanying H55 chipset means new boards all round for Intel's LGA1156 boys. The shiny new P7H55-M from ASUS aims to offer a full-bloodied experience at little more than budget price and comes with a raft of overclocking tools to keep the most dedicated explorer of performance tweaks happy.

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    Asus Crosshair IV Extreme review

    Asus Crosshair IV Extreme review

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    Can this excellent flagship Republic of Gamers board revive hardcore interest in HydraLogix technology?

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    Asus Xonar DG review

    Asus Xonar DG review

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    Asus has established itself as a player in the high rollers' hi-fi lounge with Xonar soundcards like the Xense, D2 and mighty Essence ST. Although still relatively new to the audio game, it can look old timers like Creative and Auzentech in the face without shame.

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    Asus GeForce GTS 450 TOP review

    Asus GeForce GTS 450 TOP review

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    This TOP Edition's overclocked loving though does give it the edge, but the cost here too is going to make things tricky when you're making your buying decision. It's still a good card, but it's really only as good as the AMD offering. Unfortunately then for NVIDIA it's not quite the card-killer that it might have hoped it would be; maybe worth a look in SLI but for now it's still far too close to call definitively.

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    Asus Xonar Xense review

    Asus Xonar Xense review

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    With its highbrow hi-fi spec, Xonar Xense from Asus is part of a relatively new trend of sound cards that are looking to win back audio buffs who have been avoiding the pitfalls of PC sound processing by offloading everything to an external amp or sticking to vinyl

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    Asus M4A88TD-V EVO review

    Asus M4A88TD-V EVO review

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    Does this stylish and feature rich AMD motherboard offer good value for money?

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    Asus Republic of Gamers Rampage III Gene review

    Asus Republic of Gamers Rampage III Gene review

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    If, in some perverted alternate reality, Watty Piper had been more interested in PCs than trains, Asus' latest piece of Republic of Gamers rolling stock would be the The Little Board That Could. The Rampage III Gene has more features per square inch of PCB than almost any other we can think of, nearly matching its stablemate, the Rampage III Extreme for extras put packing it into a micro-ATX format

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    Asus GTX 460 TOP 768MB review

    Asus GTX 460 TOP 768MB review

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    We've already seen the stock GTX 460 768MB, and now it's the turn of the overclocked cards in the shape of Asus' GTX 460 768MB TOP edition.

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