GA-7S748(-L)Breaks into The Crowded Market of AMD AthlonTMXP Platform

2003-08-22
Gigabyte Technology today announces the GA-7S748, the best value solution for the latest introduced AMD AthlonTMXP 400MHz FSB processor. Equipped with the most up-to-date architecture and bear a competitive price tag, GA-7S748 has been shipped in a substantial quantity to the distribution channel in the past two weeks and demonstrated its potential to become a hot sale since.

Ultimate Architecture for AMD AthlonTMXP 400MHz FSB processor
Powered by brand new SiS 748 and 963L chipsets, the GA-7S748 consists of the uppermost framework of FSB400MHz, DDR400, and AGP8X to provide the best performance of its class. Supporting the new 400MHz FSB, GA-7S748 provides a high bandwidth of 3.2GB/s to unleash the full power of AMD AthlonTMXP processor. The DDR400 Memory Controller of GA-7S748 collaborates with the 400MHz FSB to provide a perfectly balanced subsystem, greatly reducing data latency and enabling searing performance from the 400FSB processor. GA-7S748 supports the latest AGP8X for deriving maximum performance from the most powerful graphics accelerators. In addition, the GA-7S748 integrates SiS's brand new Hyper-streaming Engine to optimize the performance of the entire computer system.

Great Functionality for full spectrum of application
6-Channel Audio with Jack Sensing Support
Users can experience the 3D surround sound through integrated 6-channel audio. It fulfills the requirements for a variety of audio applications, such as MP3 or Audio CD playback, DVD movies and gaming. With Jack-Sensing feature, this platform can reveal necessary information during the installation of audio devices to the user thus achieving real user-friendly interface.

Great Expandability of 6 USB 2.0 ports
USB 2.0 interface, with data transfer rate up to 480Mb/s, have become the popular interface between PC and computer peripheral such as scanner, printer, digital camera, and Flash memory storage. Total 6 USB 2.0 interface is provided in GA-7S748 to ensure the greatest expandability. Four of the 6 USB2.0 interface are located at the rear panel and ready for users' application. The remains 2 ports can be utilized by cable thus providing the flexibility of future expansion.

Ethernet 10/100Mb LAN Network Connection (GA-7S748-L only)
GA-7S748-L features high-quality 10/100 Ethernet network connection interface. User can easily implement network connection in home and office environment with this platform or link to ADSL /CABLE modem devices directly for internet surfing.

GA-7S748(-L) Main Specification
  • Socket A for AMD AthlonXP processor
  • Supports FSB 400/333 MHz
  • SiS 748/963L Chipset
  • DDR 400 memory support
  • AGP 8x/4x, 5 PCI slot
  • 6 USB 2.0/1.1 ports
  • 6-channel AC97 audio with Jack Sensing
  • Two Ultra ATA133 Connectors
  • 10/100Mbps Ethernet connection (GA-7S748-L only)
  • Easytune™ 4, Q-Flash™, @BIOS™