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Archive for January 23rd, 2021

Lian Li Announces the PC-7H Worldwide Modding Contest

Win a Lian Li Case of Your Choice, Hardware and Cash 19 October 2012, Keelung, Taiwan – Lian-Li Industrial Co. Ltd, today announces the launch of its PC-7H Modding Contest. Beginning on October 19, 2012, Lian Li is inviting the worldwide modding community to join, and will be giving away prizes, including, Lian Li cases, motherboards, graphics cards, and cash. To register for the contest, head to Lian Li’s official forum at www.xtremesystems.org. After registering at XtremeSystems go to the Lian Li Product Support forum and start a new thread with a post of your PC-7H and hardware before you begin modding. Final submissions of the completed mods should be sent to 7hmod@mail.lian-li.com with pictures of your mod and your PC-7H modding thread link by January 18, 2013. Facebook users will then be able to pick winners on the Lian Li Facebook page by voting among the top 10 mods selected by the panel judges. To be eligible for this contest all contestants need to use the PC-7H as their modding chassis. Prizes Modding Contest 1st place: One Lian Li case of your choice, PC-7H Mod Master Aluminum Award Card, Asus Rampage IV Extreme Motherboard, Asus HD7970 graphics card, US$1200 cash 2nd place: One Lian Li case of your choice, PC-7H Mod Master Aluminum Award Card, Asus P9X79 Pro Motherboard, Asus GF GTX-650 graphics card, US$500 cash 3rd place: One Lian Li case of your choice, PC-7H Mod Master Aluminum Award Card, Asus Sabertooth Z77 Motherboard, US$300 cash Voting One...


Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP7 Motherboard Halloween Review

Introduction Halloween is coming soon and the eerie light of the moon shines down upon the tech-world. The sounds of howling wolves fill the air. Children dance in the pumpkin patch, and everyone is anxious to go trick or treating. Even the computer enthusiasts are hoping for a special treat. What better treat could there be than a really special motherboard? That’s exactly what we have today. Halloween is bearing down on us, and we have a special treat review in store today. Gigabyte has released their newest motherboard named the GA-Z77X-UP7, and by the look of things, they have brought some real cool Halloween colors into the mix. Is this a coincidence? Probably. However, we certainly appreciate the synergy. Regardless of the season, this new look is great, and the features of the board are massive, so let’s see what it can do!   IvyBridge is here for the interim. SandyBridge is being phased out and Haswell is due sometime next year. Those looking into new technology have a boatload of choices, and we have been seeing all motherboard manufacturers introduce some really “kick ass” product lately. Even though market conditions are still relatively slow, companies like Gigabyte have a full line of Z77 motherboards to choose from. So, which one will fit the bill for a top tier system? Perhaps Gigabyte will be able to take a nice chunk of the marketshare with products like this uniquely designed GA-Z77X-UP7. Enough with the hype. Let’s ...

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