The GA-M59SLI-S5 is a totally off-the-chain AM2 motherboard from Gigabyte, designed to deliver serious quality for both extreme gaming and 3D graphics. There is little performance difference between motherboards targeted to Athlon 64 CPUs, because the chipset has a limited effect on performance. Because of this, which motherboard one should buy must be based on extra features, price and overclocking capability.
This amazing motherboard supports up to 16 GB of DDR2 RAM, and dual PCI Express x16 slots to churn out ultra-realistic graphics for your games. The innovative Silent-Pipe Technology provides the best possible silent cooling.
Supporting the AMD Athlon 64 and Sempron Processors with 800/1000MHz HyperTransport function, they’ve also enough connectors to link up almost anything you like. This is an intense motherboard for the extreme enthusiast!
AMD LIVE! Ready Developed for full-featured consumer multimedia desktop and notebook PCs, AMD LIVE! seamlessly connects, stores, distributes, accesses and enables digital media content in multiple rooms throughout the home and even on the go!
NVIDIA nForce 590 SLI Chipset The NVIDIA nForce 590 SLI chipsets are engineered for enthusiasts to deliver outstanding gaming experiences with two SLI-based full-bandwidth PCI Express x16 links for unrestricted graphics performance and NVIDIA LinkBoost technology automatically delivering additional GPU and MCP bandwidth. Take advantage of NVIDIA FirstPacket technology to prioritize gaming traffic for reduced ping times. Other advanced features include SATA 3Gb/s RAID, dual Gigabit LAN and High Definition Audio.
Ultimate Gaming Performance with NVIDIA SLI Technology NVIDIA SLI (Scalable Link Interface) takes advantage of the increased bandwidth of the PCI Express bus architecture and features intelligent hardware and software enabling a pair of GPUs to deliver earth-shattering, scalable graphics power, approaching twice the performance in certain applications.
Speed "Speed"-compliant GIGABYTE S-series motherboards provide extensive over-clocking and over-voltage settings through both the BIOS and an intelligent software interface for user-friendly operation.
Smart GIGABYTE S-series motherboards provide GIGABYTE proprietary "Smart" software such as Download Center, @BIOS, Q-Flash, Xpress Install, Boot menu, and Smart Fan. BIOS as well as driver updates and management become much easier and user friendly with GIGABYTE Smart features!
Safe "Safe" is a key feature of the GIGABYTE S-series motherboards with the following elements: Excellent hardware reinforced BIOS protection through GIGABYTE Virtual Dual BIOS Technology and GIGABYTE BIOS Setting Recovery Technology. Unique system software such as Xpress Recovery 2, PC Health Monitor, HDD S.M.A.R.T., and Corporate Online Manager (C.O.M.) further strengthen the stability and reliability of your PC!
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