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GIGABYTE First to Market with AM3+ "Black Socket" Motherboards

Posted: Apr 2, 2011 5:49 am | Motherboards Press Releases

- GIGABYTE First to Market with AM3+ "Black Socket" Motherboards -


-- Enabling Support for AMD Next Generation CPUs for Current AMD 800/700 Series Chipset Motherboards --




City of Industry, California, March, April 01 2011 - GIGABYTE INC., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards today announced a new line of 16 "Black Socket" motherboards previously unveiled at CeBIT 2011 that offer support for AMD's next generation , 32nm AM3+ CPUs and are based on current generation AMD 800/700 series chipset-based motherboards.


Wanting to ensure users their motherboard is able to take advantage of all the performance enhancements that AMD's upcoming AM3+ CPUs have to offer, GIGABYTE has equipped their entire line of AM3+ CPU ready motherboards with a new black colored socket, making it easy to spot for AM3+ support. In addition, GIGABYTE "Black Socket" series offer full backwards compatibility with AMD's current generation AM3 socket CPUs, allowing for painless migration to the AM3+ CPUs when they become available.




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