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XFX nForce 790i Ultra SLI Motherboard

XFX, one of NVIDIA's biggest partners has released its 790i Ultra SLI motherboard. We compare to MSI and ZOTAC variants.

By: | Socket AM3/AM3+ in Motherboards | Posted: Jul 10, 2008 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: XFXforce

XFX nForce 790i Ultra SLI Motherboard




Today's adventure takes us back once again to NVIDIA, which seems to be getting a lot of press lately. The introduction of the GTX200 Series GPU has brought NVIDIA new fame with impressive scores. And with the option of SLI, NVIDIA has another ace up its sleeve; the only chipsets to support it.


NVIDIA has held back licensing of SLI compatible chipsets from its competitors; namely Intel and AMD, especially since AMD now owns ATI Graphics. To this end, if you want an SLI setup, you either have to get an NVIDIA based chipset or get one of NVIDIA's GX2 graphics cards.


Today we have been sent XFX's version of the 790i Ultra SLI based motherboard. Just about all of NVIDIA's graphics partners are now making motherboards based on these chipsets in order to get good pricing on the graphics chips. How well will the XFX board perform? Let's take a look and see.


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