GIGABYTE Announces GA-6VM7-4X Motherboard

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

Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd, one of the world'sleading high performance motherboard manufacturers,has done it again with its latest motherboard, GA-6VM7-4X, the outstanding Socket 370 Micro-ATX formfactor motherboard adopted the 3rd generation AGPsetfrom VIA Apollo Pro 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 this motherboard ready to reach thespeed that you had never experienced before. Designed to support 4X AGP graphicsaccelerator this chipset from VIA provide the possibility to explore the latest andgreatest 4X AGP graphics accelerator cards on the market now and in the future.This new VIA chipset also supports software modem interface, and the AMR 2.0 slot.The Ultra DMA 66 Bus Master interface provides an excellent and faster connectionfor IDE devices.

Designed as the Socket 370, Micro-ATX form factor and latest VIA Apollo Pro familychipset to support new Intel FC-PGA Pentium® III with full speed 256KB L2 cache insocket 370 configuration. The FSB (Front Side Bus) of GA-6VM7-4X motherboardcan be set to auto detect or manually to 66,75,83,100,112,124,133,140,150MHz, andmultiplier can be set all to way up to 9.5X. It also supports many power-up featureslike power up by keyboard, modem and LAN card. GA-6VM7-4X includes 2 USB port,2 channel Ultra DMA 66 Bus Master IDE ports, 3 PCI 2.2 compliant slots, 1 AGP 4xslot, 1 AMR 2.0 and 2 DIMM sockets to support PC133 compliant SDRAM. GA-6VM7-4X also equipped with Creative CT5880 an excellence hardware soundsolution form the Creative sound blaster PC128 family. With all these features, it isthe perfect choice for Intel FC-PGA Pentium® III multimedia entertainment system.