I just put a new machine together using an ASUS Republic of Gamers Rampage 4 Extreme motherboard. The machine has 2 nVidia GTX 660s, an Adaptec SAS/SATA 6G controller and a Creative Sound Blaster Z ...
How performance critical is having 16 lanes avaiable for a discrete GPU with PCI express 3.0, versus 8 lanes?
I'm looking at using a Nofan CR-95C processor heatsink with a Gigabyte GA-Z87MX-D3H (e.g. from QuietPC who build systems this way, see http://www.quietpc.com/sys-a460). However, I occasionally want to ...
I know that the PCI-E 2.0 interface is backwards compatible with the PCI-E 1.0 interface. However, I'm wondering what high-end cards (e.g., GTX 400 series or better) will be backward compatible; do ...
So I have a machine that I have been running with two Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT video cards for two years now. Been running fine but now I am starting to notice that some games are requiring more ...
The motherboard in question is the ASUS P5MT-M Micro ATX The following image shows a couple sections of information taken from the official ASUS manual for this motherboard, along with an image of ...