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The first Skylake Z170 motherboard appears, thanks to Colorful

Colorful outlines some of its Z170-based motherboards, the new boards that will be compatible with Intel's upcoming Skylake architecture

Anthony Garreffa | Apr 28, 2015 at 10:33 pm CDT (0 mins, 34 secs time to read)

Intel is expected to launch its new Skylake architecture in the next couple of months, where we are expecting a slew of Z170-based motherboards to be rolled out by the likes of GIGABYTE, ASUS and everyone else.

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Well, Colorful has kind of jumped the gun, with the Chinese motherboard manufacturer hosting a media event to talk about their new Intel Z170-based motherboards. We now know that the Z170 motherboards will be unleashed at Computex 2015 in June, but we've gotten an early look at the boards thanks to some tipsters who sent various media sites some images on the new motherboards.

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Anthony Garreffa

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Anthony Garreffa

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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