Intel publishes X79 motherboard details

Intel has gone to new heights as the US company published details about its upcoming DX79SI Extreme Series Motherboard earlier than expected.

The motherboard is targeted at extreme gamers and computer enthusiasts who “who live to push their systems way beyond the limits.”

The board will support both AMD Crossfire and Nvidia SLI via three PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots, will have two Firewire and 14 USB 2.0 ports, two SATA 6.0 Gb/s and four SATA 3.0 Gb/s connectors and includes eight DIMM slots. USB 3.0 is supported in two available ports through a separate NEC controller. Also, there are two PCI Express 2.0 x1 slots and one PCI interface.

Intel X79

Source: Tomshardware

Related posts

ASUS announces the ROG Sheath deskpad

ASUS announces the ROG Sheath deskpad

The Republic of Gamers (ROG) division of ASUS has announced the all-new ASUS ROG Sheath mouse pad. The new ASUS product is an extra-large pad that has been designed for all kinds of gaming mice. The new Sheath comes with a woven surface that gives it excellent mouse tracking qualities for...

Logitech works on wireless web camera for Mac computers

Famous peripherals maker Logitech has announced it is working on a new web camera, specifically designed for Mac computers. For the most part Logitech has always been PC-oriented which has often left Mac users in the dark when it comes to Logitech products, but the upcoming camera is...

Ricoh releases Pentax Q-S1 digital camera

Ricoh releases Pentax Q-S1 digital camera

The Japanese maker of digital cameras Ricoh has released its new Pentax Q-S1 mirrorless digital camera. The newcomer arrives with a compact chassis that directly takes it to the compact digital camera category and a number of improvements and new features but most of them are not something to...

Leave a comment