A full featured motherboard with plenty of power, the ECS GeForce6100SM-M is great for anyone ready to step up a level, whether upgrading or building. Equipped with an AMD socket AM2 suitable for Athlon 64 processors, including the X2 and FX series, this board is more than capable of handling anything you may want to run. Using the Nvidia GeForce 6100S chipset, it combines solid onboard graphics with potentially up to 16GB of DDR2 memory to give you spectacular video support.
It also includes a 10/100 Ethernet port, 5.1 channel onboard sound, and 2 SATA ports. Add multiple hard drives to the system through these two ports, using RAID 0 and 1. This remarkable motherboard has multiple expansion slots, including one x16 (runs in x8 mode), and one x1 PCIe slot, plus an additional two PCI slots. Build a powerful system: the ECS GeForce6100SM-M is a great motherboard to begin with.
- AMD Socket AM2This motherboard supports AMD's Socket AM2-based CPUs, including the Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64 FX and Athlon 64 series. With a 2000MHz system bus using Hyper Transport Technology and support for dual-channel DDR2 RAM, AM2 motherboards form the basis for phenomenal system performance.
- NVIDIA GeForce 6100S GPU and nForce 405 ChipsetMicrosoft DirectX 9.0 Shader Model 3.0 and NVIDIA’s advanced PureVideo technology allow the integrated NVIDIA GeForce 6100 GPU to deliver ultra-realistic effects and unmatched multimedia functionality for incredible PC gaming and multimedia experiences. The NVIDIA nForce 405 MCP also provides SATA 3Gb/s ports with RAID support as well as onboard LAN support.
- Dual-Channel DDR2 800DDR2 next generation memory technology replaces current DDR memory and provides a walloping performance boost. With support for up to 800MHz DDR2 memory, the ECS GeForce6100SM-M (1.0) delivers fantastic performance in extreme 3D graphics environments and in memory intensive applications.
- SATA II with RAID SupportThe second generation SATA interface delivers up to 300MB/sec transfer speed, doubling that of the first generation Serial ATA. Two SATA II ports support RAID 0 and 1 for better performance and enhanced data security.