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VIA Announces Comprehensive AMD Chipset Support for Socket AM2

| CPU, APU & Chipsets News | Posted: May 23, 2006 1:19 pm

Chipset maker VIA have just officially announced their top to bottom line of motherboard chipsets to support the new AM2 platform of AMD's.

 


Taipei, Taiwan, 23 May 2006 - VIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced top-to-bottom chipset solutions supporting the transition to socket AM2 by AMD (NYSE: AMD).

 

To accommodate the latest platform features and rising system bandwidth requirements, AMD's transition to socket AM2 will enable a new wave of innovation on AMD64 based systems featuring AMD Virtualization and high-performance DDR2 memory. Supporting this transition, VIA offers a wide range of chipset solutions that are fully compatible with socket AM2 platforms, including the VIA K8M890, ideal for Windows Vista¬ô-ready systems, and the VIA K8T900 performance chipset with dual X8 PCI Express support.

 

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