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GIGABYTE Launches New AMD 900 Series Motherboards

Delivers 4-way SLIâ„¢ and CrossFireXâ„¢ Support for the First Time on the AMD Platform




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Taipei, Taiwan, May 31st 2011 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today launched its latest series of AMD motherboards supporting the latest AMD 900 Series chipsets in preparation for the forthcoming AMD FX series processors. GIGABYTE 900 series motherboards are aimed at enthusiast gamers and high performance PC builders looking to harness the power of AMD’s new desktop platform; including the forthcoming 8-core AMD FX processors and multi-GPU configurations that include both 4-way AMD CrossFireX™ and NVIDIA® SLI™ for the very first time.

“GIGABYTE is thrilled at the opportunity to bring to market an entirely new series of high-performance AMD motherboards that will excite enthusiast PC gamers everywhere,†commented Richard Chen, VP of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at GIGABYTE. “We’ve pulled out all the stops to make these boards the ultimate PC gaming platform with the inclusion of 4-way SLI and CrossFireX graphics technologies for the very first time on an ATX form factor AMD motherboard.â€

Cutting Edge Multi-GPU Support



Packing up to 42 PCI Express gen 2.0 lanes, AMD 900 series chipsets are also the first to support both 4-way AMD CrossFireX and NVIDIA SLI modes, pushing the boundaries of 3D gaming performance. This means that GIGABYTE 900 series motherboards deliver the latest gaming titles at the highest possible frame rates and screen resolutions with support for the latest multi-display configurations including AMD Eyefinity and NVIDIA 3D VISIONâ„¢.
More information and full article can be found here:
http://www.gigabyte.com/press-center....aspx?nid=1021

And Gigabyte's AMD 900 Series Microsite is here:
http://www.gigabyte.com/MicroSite/281/900-series.html
Edited by lsdmeasap - 6/2/11 at 10:15am
    
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nice find i do hope they would also get the chips out..
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Now with BD delayed, you have time to bring us proper UEFI before I need a new motherboard, Gigabyte.
 
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Originally Posted by lsdmeasap View Post
GIGABYTE Launches New AMD 900 Series Motherboards

Delivers 4-way SLI™ and CrossFireX™ Support for the First Time on the AMD Platform






More information and full article can be found here:
http://www.gigabyte.com/press-center....aspx?nid=1021

And Gigabyte's AMD 900 Series Microsite is here:
http://www.gigabyte.com/MicroSite/281/900-series.html
Now let's get some BD cpus on the market to drive these things!
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i love how it can do 4 way sli in a regular atx case if it has 7 slots+ vent or 8 slots
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i love how it can do 4 way sli in a regular atx case if it has 7 slots+ vent or 8 slots
2x GTX 590?
Edit: Misunderstood your post, so mine makes no sense really ^^
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I like the ud5
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Bravo gigabyte. This will be the board to get for benchers.
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2x GTX 590?
Edit: Misunderstood your post, so mine makes no sense really ^^
i thought that was referred to as quad sli, and not 4 way sli
quad=2 cards 4 gpus, 4way = 4 cards 4 gpus

for both sli and crossfire
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My next mobo. My case will fit it just fine, but my sata cables might be a tad bit cramped, that's it.
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