|02-06-2012, 09:22 AM||#1|
Join Date: May 19 2008
[Techpowerup.com] MSI Big Bang ZPower Motherboard Teased
MSI is working on its first Big Bang series motherboard based on the Intel Z77 Express chipset, supporting Core "Ivy Bridge" and "Sandy Bridge" processors in the LGA1155 package, which is called Big Bang ZPower (we could be wrong with the name), carrying an MSI internal model number MS-7751 v 3.0. The model number seems to suggest that the PCB design is similar to that of the Z77A-GD65. For now we only have two cutout teaser pictures with us.
The pictures reveal the ZPower to be a bustling metropolis with a swanky heatsink design that keeps up with the theme of MSI's Lightning series graphics cards. The motherboard will be designed for 3-way multi-GPU setups, although a PLX-made bridge chip won't be used. Instead it will use Pericom PCIe lane switches to split the x16 link from the processor into x8/x8/NC or x8/x4/x4. The focus of this board will be towards overclocking, a lot of overclocker-friendly features, options (in the UEFI BIOS setup program), and a strong VRM will be added to the mix. MSI is likely to exhibit the new motherboard at the upcoming Computex event.
|bang, big, motherboard, msi, teased, techpowerupcom, zpower|
|Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)|
|Similar Threads for: [Techpowerup.com] MSI Big Bang ZPower Motherboard Teased|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|[Techpowerup.com] (PR) MSI Announces A75A-G55 Socket FM1 Motherboard||News||Reviews & News Online||0||12-08-2011 02:12 AM|
|[Expreview.com] MSI Launches Big Bang Marshal Motherboard||News||Reviews & News Online||0||24-02-2011 04:20 AM|
|[Techpowerup.com] MSI Big Bang Marshall P67 Motherboard with Lucid Hydra Pictured||News||Reviews & News Online||0||10-12-2010 05:03 PM|
|[Legitreviews.com] MSI Big Bang XPOWER Intel X58 Motherboard Review||News||Reviews & News Online||0||11-06-2010 06:50 AM|
|[Techpowerup.com] Spy-shot of Roadmap Slide Reveals a ''Big Bang II'' from NVIDIA thi||News||Reviews & News Online||0||24-07-2008 11:30 PM|
All times are GMT +11. The time now is 10:22 AM.