GIGABYTE Announces GA-6VX7-4X Motherboard

2000/11/07
GIGABYTE Introduces 133MHzFSB IntelTM Pentium® III FC-PGACoppermine Processor ReadyATX Socket 370 motherboard

Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd, one of the world'sleading high performance motherboard manufacturers,has done it again with its new model, GA-6VX7-4X, theoutstanding Socket 370 ATX form factor motherboardadopted the 3rd generation AGPset from VIA ApolloPro family.

With capability to support 133MHz SDRAM memory,FSB (Front Side Bus), and the latest FC-PGA (Flip ChipPlastic Grid Array) 0.18 micro Pentium® III processorfrom Intel (Coppermine), these features make thismotherboard ready to reach the speed that you had never experienced before.Designed to support 4X AGP graphics accelerator this chipset from VIA provide thepossibility to explore the latest and greatest 4X AGP graphics accelerator cards onthe market now and in the future. This new VIA chipset also supports softwaremodem interface, the AMR slot, and software audio (AC 97). The Ultra DMA 66 BusMaster interface provides an excellent and faster connection for IDE devices.

Designed as the Socket 370, ATX form factor and latest VIA Apollo Pro family chipsetto support new Intel FC-PGA Pentium® III with full speed 256KB L2 cache in socket370 configuration. The FSB (Front Side Bus) of GA-6VX7-4X motherboard can be setto auto detect or manually to 66,75,83,100,112,124,133,140,150MHz, and multipliercan be set all to way up to 9.5X. It also supports many power-up features like powerup by keyboard, modem and LAN card. GA-6VX7-4X includes 4 USB port, 2 channelUltra DMA 66 Bus Master IDE ports, 5 PCI 2.2 compliant slots, 1 AGP 4x slot, 1 ISAslots, 1AMR and 4 DIMM sockets to support PC133 compliant SDRAM. GA-6VX7-4Xnot only support all the default features from this new VIA chipset, it also has manyadded feature from Giga-Byte. These include our patented and award-winningtechnology DualBIOSTM (optional), the most advance power management schemeSuspend to RAM (STR), and A3D, the game lover's choice, supported hardwareaudio chip Aureal 8810. It is the perfect choice for Intel Pentium® III multimediaentertainment system.