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[tcMag] Foxconn officially intros the Dreadnought motherboard

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First unveiled at CeBIT 2008 in Germany, Foxconn's nForce 790i Ultra SLI-equipped Quantum Force motherboard has now been officially launched. With the Dreadnought Foxconn has really went all-out in terms of cooling as it equipped the board with 4-in-1 solution that offers, depending on the user's desires, passive or active air cooling, liquid or LN2 or dry ice cooling. In addition to the Quantum Cooler the new motherboard features an OC-loving Quantum BIOS plus the 'usual' - 65 and 45nm Core 2 CPU and DDR3-2000 memory support, three PCI-Express x16 slots for triple-SLI capabilities, six SATA 3.0 Gbps and two eSATA ports, dual Gigabit LAN and 7.1 channel HD audio.

The Dreadnought also boasts an 8 phase Digital PWM, a bug-indicating LED and the half-brother of DualBIOS, Twin BIOS. The new, high-end motherboard should hit the stores next month with a price tag of $399.


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post #2 of 10
wow. that board looks really nice. i love the way the offer soo much. too bad it 400
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post #3 of 10
*Drools*... This is a beat...
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Oh my God...
Im an AMD boy, But I can still appreciate great technology.

Wow.

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Wow, they bundle a LN2 pot?
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post #6 of 10
isnt that just on the northbridge?
or am i missing something?
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***!! Wow!
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post #8 of 10
I'd rather take the blackops (on newegg now). But that is still a nice board.
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post #9 of 10
looks ugly imo
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So many different cooling options! *drools*
 
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