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Back during CES we were given the chance to see the launch of a very exciting product. This was the G1 Killer series. From the beginning of the event you could pretty much tell this was going to be something a little different from the norm. Whether it was the pretend military dress or the little leaks about the product that I had heard, I was really looking forward to see this one.
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Pulling off a small half turn, we find one of the things that makes this board stand out; there is a KillerNic E2100 Network Processor built right onto the board.
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After that we find a healthy array of slots to drop in plenty of GPUs. Plus, we find a rather impressive item. You see what looks like some old fashioned paper caps? - Well, these are anything but. What you have here is a full Creative Labs audio card (complete with its own memory) built right onto the G1 Assassin. Now that is something that I have never seen before. This is WAY beyond a simple audio CODEC - We have a real audio processor and accompanying hardware right here.
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Took 2 snippings from it that sound really cool to me, this board sounds like a beast.
Edited by Markisa - 3/1/11 at 4:52pm
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ehh that is a personal review, this is a "professional" review.
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ehh that is a personal review, this is a "professional" review.
"professional" review. I'd call it a professional review in the making. No comparisons or benches, am I missing something? Anyway good looking board And this is a Preview not a review so old news.
    
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mine is a "professional" review, i get the boards for professional review from GB. i can't even count how many offers i get to join websites, but then i can't say exactly what i want lol.

besides my review is the first part just like i always do it, the benches are coming soon.
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