GA-K8NS (rev. 1.x)
- Supports new generation AMD AthlonTM64 processor
- Enhance system performance with DDR400 memory
- Integrated Serial-ATA interface with RAID 0.1 function
- Integrated high quality 8 channel Audio Codec
- Integrated 10/100Mb Ethernet controller
- Provides 6 USB 2.0 ports for high-speed connectivity
IntroductionSupporting the revolutionary AMD AthlonTM64 processor, GA-K8NS (Rev.1.x) delivers the most cost effective platform and brings new levels of performance and features to the desktop systems. The brand new AMD AthlonTM64 processor is furnished with unprecedented framework consisted of AMD's 64-bit computing platform, HyperTransport Technology, and the CPU-integrated memory controller to boost the overall performance. Accompanied with the innovative designs of AthlonTM64, the advanced NVIDIA nForce3 platform processor and Gigabyte's unique technology also contribute to the functionality and stability of this platform. The high speed Fast Ethernet interface is equipped for establishing the efficient broadband connection to the internet. The Universal Audio Jack (UAJ), a brand new audio feature, is designed to provide better user experience during installation of audio devices. GA-K8NS (Rev.1.x) represents the great choice for full-function platform applied in home and office environment.
AMD AthlonTM64 Computing PlatformThe leading-edge performance and unparallel technology of the 8th generation AMD Athlon™ 64 processor has built its strength on the well-known AMD64 framework which consisted of 64-bit computing platform, HyperTransport Technology, and CPU-integrated memory controller to boost the overall performance. With improved HyperTransport interface and DDR400, the innovative processor design ensures superior performance on mission critical business applications.
AMD Certified Cool'n'Quiet supporting Motherboardthis platform certified by amd for supporting its cool'n'quiet feature on the athlon64. with dynamic cpu voltage control, this platform dramatically reduces processor power consumption without degrading system performance. as well, throttling of the system fans allow for a cooler and quieter pc, resulting in decreased noise level for a more comfortable work or educational environment. please update the latest processor driver and motherboard bios before enabling the cool'n'quiet function.
download the processor's driver
HyperTransportTM technologyA high-speed, low latency, point-to-point link designed to provide excellent interconnect for computation and networking. This Technology not only provides more bandwidth but also reduces the I/O bottlenecks and, consequently, greatly enhances the system performance.
Integrated DDR memory controllerWith double the bandwidth of your system memory and hence boosts the system performance to out perform any memory existing solutions in the market. The GA-8I865G775-G-RH allows you to handle memory-intensive tasks with ease.
Superb bandwidth AGP 8X graphics interfaceAGP8X the new generation VGA interface specification that enables enhanced graphics performance with high bandwidth speeds up to 2.12GB/s. With a bus of 533MHz, AGP8X is twice as fast as AGP4X.
NVIDIA Firewall SupportNVIDIA Firewall protects your PC from intruders by filtering unauthorized traffic. This brand new firewall provides solid protection while reduces the firewall's CPU utilization and improves networking throughput & performance. Certificated by ICSA Lab, NVIDIA Firewall provides professional-graded security to your desktop platform.
Serial ATA with RAID 0,1 functionSerial ATA is the next generation ATA specification that provides scalable performance for today and tomorrow. With up to 150MB/s data transfer rate, Serial ATA is faster than current Parallel ATA, while providing 100% software compatibility.
Ethernet 10/100Mb LAN Network ConnectionThe onboard 10/100 Mbps Ethernet LAN connection offers a cost-saving and reliable solution for value-minded users requiring straightforward network connectivity.
8 Channel Audio with UAJFeaturing incredible sound quality especially with its S/PDIF-IN/OUT function that enables users to experience high quality audio for multimedia entertainment. With new Universal Audio Jack (UAJ) feature users won't have the worries about how to install speakers correctly.
Norton Internet SecurityTM IncludedNorton Internet SecurityTM 2004 is the essential protection from viruses, hackers, and privacy threats. It protects user during the online activities such as e-mailing, shopping, banking, and game playing.
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* Due to standard PC architecture, a certain amount of memory is reserved for system usage and therefore the actual memory size is less than the stated amount.