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MSI X79A-GD45 (Plus) Motherboards LGA2011 Intel X79 ATX RAID Gigabit LAN

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  • Quick Find Code: K292096
  • Manufacturers SKU: X79A-GD45-PLUS
  • Product UPC/EAN: 4719072286910

Product Description

It's also the current trend for upcoming high-speed internal storage devices to to break the existing bottleneck of a PC's performance.  AMD CrossFireX is the ultimate multi-GPU performance gaming platform. Enabling game-dominatig power, AMD CrossFireX technology enables two or more discrete graphics processors to work together to improve graphics performance. AMD CrossFireX technology allows you to expand your system's graphics capabilities. It allows you the ability to scale your system's graphics horsepower as you need it, supporting up to four AMD Radeon HD graphics cards, making it the most scalable gaming platform ever. With an AMD CrossFireX gaming technology, the traditional graphics limitation exists no more, allowing you to enjoy higher performance as well as visual experience.  THX is a trade mark of a high-end audio/visual reproduction standard for movies, home theaters, computer speakers and other audio devices. THX Certified Audio products are designed to let users experience movies & videos as live show. The true sound effect can make high definition video more powerful.  Active Phase Switching, APS, technology is an intelligent design that helps to save energy on MSI's mainboards. The underlying idea is to switch off the power supply as soon as no electricity is needed, and when the system needs more resources again, APS will automatically adjust electricity supply accordingly. APS will automatically detect your processor's loading at any given time and save energy accordingly. This is only possible by means of a very advanced power controlling technology. Other than software-based solutions, APS technology stands out from MSI's own research. The specially developed IC chip can operate automatically depending on the demands of the power supply, which is to reduce the total power usage.  Increasing the thickness of the gold-plated layer in the 2-in-1 PS/2 and optimized USB ports to 30um to meet the demand of professional gamers. Besides enhancing mouse sensitivity in games, these improved interfaces deliver a longer lifespan and better stability of connectors and total solution for e-sports mouse control in UEFI BIOS.  Compared to common mainboard which need extra BIOS chips, MSI's M-Flash has a double advantage which doesn't need extra components and secondly, all your BIOS data will be saved in the USB drive. The stored data does not only have backup and upgrade function, moreover it can also be seen as a portable BIOS chip which is actually able to boot up your PC.  Mobile consumer appliances are getting more and more attention in current day fast moving life style, with smart phones and tablets almost becoming a fashion accessory. However, many ordinary personal computers cannot charge some of these devices, making it difficult to stay connected.  The MSI Super Charger is a Windows resident program capable of revising the power supply mode of your USB port to become more powerful. Once your phone or tablet is connected to your

Main Features:

  • User friendly & totally free applications
  • Power on to run applications in 25 seconds
  • Multi-language interface support
  • Instant MB info monitor
  • Green Power: CPU Phase, system fan speed controlled with max power saving
  • Smart Mode: 4 instant OC modes
  • 10X Faster Than USB 2.0
  • Up to 5Gb/s Data Transfer Bandwidth
  • World's first to provide Front Panel USB 3.0 Port
  • Boost Transfer Rate Between Your PC and External Storage Devices
  • 2X Faster Than SATA 3Gb/s
  • Up to 6Gb/s Data Transfer Bandwidth
  • Unleash True Performance of New HDDs/SSDs
  • All MSI motherboards use USB Safeguard's anti-ESD chip for thorough protection against ESD damage
  • USB Safeguard is protected against a short circuit and/or ESD without the need for a fuse. It also supports stand-by power supply
  • Automatically Detect the BIOS/Driver/VGA/Utility Update
  • Support Microsoft Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP/Vista/7 32Bit
  • All the latest 3TB hard drivers on the market can be supported
  • Make the 3TB hard drive as boot disk when installing a 64-bit operating system
  • All the latest 3TB hard drivers on the market can be supported
  • Make the 3TB hard drive as boot disk when installing a 64-bit operating system
  • Automatically Detect the BIOS/Driver/VGA/Utility Update
  • Support Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7 32/64bit
  • User friendly & totally free applications
  • Power on to run applications in 25 seconds
  • Multi-language interface support
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CPU Supported Processors Core i7
Socket LGA 2011
Installed Processors (Max) 0 (1)
Supported Processor Manufacturer Intel
MOTHERBOARD Chipset Intel X79 Express
SATA Supported Yes
REAR PANEL I/O PORTS Keyboard/Mouse Combo Port 1 x PS/2 Keyboard or Mouse Port
USB Ports 6 x USB 2.0 • 2 x USB 3.0
RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45
Audio Line Out Ports 1 x 6 in 1 audio I/O Port
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS Front Panel Connectors 1 x Front Audio Header • 1 x Front Panel Header
Cooling Fan Support 1 x CPU Fan • 4 x System Fan
SATA Connectors 4 x SATA 6Gb/s • 2 x SATA 3Gb/s
USB Connectors 2 x USB 2.0 • 1 x USB 3.0
EXPANSION PCI Express Slots 6 slot(s) - 3 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 2 x PCIe 2.0 x16, 1 x PCIe 2.0 x1 ,
MEMORY Maximum Memory 128GB 1066/1333/1600/1800*/2133*/2400* (*OC)MHz
Memory Slot 8 x DIMM Slots
SOUND Integrated Sound Chipset integrated by Realtek ALC892 • Flexible 8-channel audio with jack sensing • Compliant with Azalia 1.0 Spec • Meet Microsoft Vista Premium spec
NETWORK Integrated Network Intel 82579
Network Speeds Supported 10/100/1000Mbps
SYSTEM BIOS The mainboard BIOS provides Plug & Play BIOS which detects the peripheral devices and expansion cards of the board automatically. • The mainboard provides a Desktop Management Interface(DMI) function which records your mainboard specifications.
PHYSICAL Dimensions 30.5cm (W) x 24.4cm (L)
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