World’s Leading Motherboards and Graphics Cards manufacturer and supplier, Gigabyte Technology has announced the launch of their latest X79 series motherboards.
The latest Gigabyte X79 Series enthusiast motherboard range includes, Gigabyte G1.Assassin 2, X79-UD7, X79-UD5, and X79-UD3. All of these motherboards support 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 processors (Sandy Bridge-E) for high-end desktops. The latest Gigabyte motherboards are undoubtedly one of best motherboard choices for gamers. Thanks to their revolutionary technologies that are packed along with these motherboards. These technologies include Gigabyte 3D Bios, Gigabyte 3D Power, 3D Mode, and Advanced Mode. The 3D Power provides a 3-way Diital Power Engine for PWM and memory, while the other technologies also enhances overall system environment for increased performance.
“This new GIGABYTE X79 series range of boards are all about giving enthusiasts and professionals unprecedented control over their PC’s hardware,” commented Tim Handley, Deputy Director of Motherboard Marketing at GIGABYTE. “GIGABYTE 3D Power and 3D BIOS give hardcore gamers, extreme overclockers and cutting-edge content creators absolute mastery over every aspect of their PC.”
The latest Gigabyte X9 Series motherboards are based on Intel X79 Platform. They boasts LGA 2011 socket and comes with updated micro-architecture, featuring six cores with up to 15MB L3 cache along with four channel DDR3 memory. X9 Motherboards also leashed with 40 PCI Express lances to utilize full performance from GPU, for superior Gaming with Multi-GPU SLI and CrossFireX configurations.
GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2: It is built on G1.Killer design, with onboard discrete-class audio with the Creative Digital Audio processor (20K2) for X-Fi Xtreme Fidility and EAX Advanced HD Audio 5.0 technologies. Apart from this, the Killer E2100 Game Networking Platform provides advanced network optimization and management for 3D Gaming, with the 3-way SLI and CrossFireX capability.
GIGABYTE X79-UD7: It is claimed to provide powerful CPU performance for overclocking and built-in technologies. It features digital PWM, 4x PCIe slots for 4-way configurations. Whereas, the Gigabyte OC-VRM include POScaps for easy insulation. The OC-Touch also allows users change multiplier frequencies with onboard buttons. The OC-DualBIOS is fixed with BIOS Switcher for comfortable back-panel accesso to BIOS configurations. Besides, a OC button and Clear CMOS buttons also provided, while the OC-PEG provides discrete graphics with the SATA rail with two SATA ports.
GIGABYTE X79-UD5: This motherboard is designed for Engineering and Design professionals. The motherboard is claimed to deliver superior performance while running the CAD and multimedia creation software. The workload can handled smoothly with eight DDR memory slots combined with Gigabyte 3D Power Design. Again, the OC button included in the back panel for instant system performance boost with overclocking.
Another highlight of Gigabyte X79 Series Motherboards is that, they come with Gigabyte’s Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi Expansion Card to support IEEE 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi connectivity. The Bluetooth 4.0 integrated with Smart Ready Technology that is featured in all new Apple iPhone 4S. Gigabyte has mentioned that Pricing and Availability may vary depending on the region, and there is no word from Gigabyte India regarding X79 motherboards availability in the country. We’ll update you once Gigabyte X79 Motherboards gets price and launch in India. Though, same X79 Series motherboards are also introduced by ASUS, ECS and ASRock.