ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Extreme Glacial – Unboxing

Motherboards have become less of a function-only item and more of a flex. Throughout the brands, there is always the top-tier motherboard, the pinnacle of that generation, usually with a substantial price tag to go with it and plenty of top-tier components and features. With the introduction of the latest generation of CPUs, namely Adler […]

Gigabyte Z690 Gaming X Motherboard – Review

Intel’s new 12th generation of CPUs, named Adler Lake, for those interested, have once again changed their socket.  The 11th generation CPUs used the LGA1200 socket and with the 12th generation, they have gone to LGA1700.  The increase in number is due to the increase in pins.  But thanks to a new socket, manufacturers have […]

ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 APEX – Review

The ASUS ROG Maximus range of motherboards has long been revered as some of the best boards for high-end PC builds as well as those who plan to push their rigs to the limits.  There have been, and still are many variants of the Maximus boards, and thanks to ASUS we are lucky enough to […]