Details on one of the first motherboards released which is based on NVIDIA's latest IGP chipset has surfaced today. Biostar have introduced their new "TF7050-M2" motherboard, a microATX sized offering which is built around the (MCP68) GeForce 7050PV / nForce 630a chipset.
This chipset is designed for the AMD AM2 platform and boasts integrated GeForce 7-series derived graphics with HDMI output.
The board is said to be available as of now at a quite reasonable RRP of $89 USD. For further information head over to the Dailytech.
Biostar equips the TF7050-M2 with an HDCP compatible HDMI output for Blu-ray and HD DVD video playback. The native HDMI output allows the GeForce 7050PV and nForce 630a to deliver video output resolutions up to 1080p and high-definition audio from a single cable. TV and VGA outputs are also available on the Biostar TF7050-M2.
A Realtek ALC888 audio codec delivers high-definition audio capabilities. The Biostar TF7050-M2 supports eight analog audio output channels in addition to the HDMI audio output capabilities. Other notable features of the Biostar TF7050-M2 include one PCIe x16, one PCIe x1, two PCI, four SATA 3.0 Gbps ports, one IDE and Gigabit Ethernet.