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Sapphire has displayed its new AMD 990FX based motherboard at Computex 2011 event in Taipei. The motherboard which is named “990FX-N†is part of Sapphire’s Pure Black series which consist of high end motherboard built for overclocking and hardware enthusiasts. The motherboard features the AMD 990FX + SB950 chipset along with the AM3+ Black socket which allows support for Bulldozer based Zambezi-FX processors.

The motherboard includes 4 DDR3 memory slots which allow Dual channel memory configurations with rated speed of 1866mhz. A total of Five PCI-e x16 slots (One running at 4x) while 2 Open ended PCI-e x4 slots are included as expansion slots which can allow upto Quad Way Crossfire Support. Although SLI is also supported by the 990FX chip but due to licensing issues, Sapphire refrained from adding it. A total of 8 Sata 6Gbps and 1 E-Sata ports allow storage options while the back panel I/O connectivity ports include 8-channel HD audio with optical and coaxial SPDIF output, dual gigabit Ethernet, two USB 3.0 ports, and Bluetooth.
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post #2 of 41
If this is a Jetway made board I don't see it being very good,guess time will tell.
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What a strange looking heatsink.
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What is with that big heatsink, I want to see that VRM count!
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What is with that big heatsink, I want to see that VRM count!
Over 9000 by the size of that heatsink.
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I was hoping for old school white board..
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They need to make a Pure White model. Then I'll be interested.
    
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i think a mobo that has "pure black" in the title should be just that...who else wants a ninja mobo?
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If this is a Jetway made board I don't see it being very good,guess time will tell.
How do you know that?
Curious actually
    
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If this is a Jetway made board I don't see it being very good,guess time will tell.
Didn't Sapphire take the old DFI team? And I wouldn't be surprised if DFI still produce Sapphires motherboards.
    
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