Featured Articles

Analysts expect ARM to do well next year

Analysts expect ARM to do well next year

British chip designer ARM could cash in on the mobile industry's rush to transition to 64-bit operating systems and hardware.

More...
Huawei and Xiaomi outpace Lenovo, LG in smartphone market

Huawei and Xiaomi outpace Lenovo, LG in smartphone market

Samsung has lost smartphone market share, ending the quarter on a low note and Xiaomi appears to be the big winner.

More...
Intel Broadwell 15W coming to CES

Intel Broadwell 15W coming to CES

It looks like Intel will be showing off its 14nm processors, codenames Broadwell, in a couple of weeks at CES 2015.

More...
Gainward GTX 980 Phantom reviewed

Gainward GTX 980 Phantom reviewed

Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the recently introduced Gainward GTX 980 4GB with the company’s trademark Phantom cooler.

More...
Zotac ZBOX Sphere OI520 barebones vs Sphere Plus review

Zotac ZBOX Sphere OI520 barebones vs Sphere Plus review

Zotac has been in the nettop and mini-PC space for more than four years now and it has managed to carve…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 11:58

MSI and ASRock 890GX tested - 2 MSI 890GXM-G65

Written by Eliot Kucharik

asrock_extrreme3_front_smallImage

Review: Upgraded 785G with 6Gbps SATA support



Features:
AMD 890GX with 128MB DDR3 sideband memory/SB850
4+1-phase VRM (dual lane design)
ISL 6326A VRM controller

msi_890gxm_g65_isl_6323A_normal
Realtek RTL8111DL PCIe Gb LAN controller

msi_890gxm_g65_RTL8111DL_normal

NEC µPD7202001F1 two port USB 3.0 host controller

msi_890gxm_g65_USB3_normal

JMicro JMB368 PATA host controller

msi_890gxm_g65_JMB368_normal

Realtek ALC889

msi_890gxm_g65_ALC889_normal

Realtek RTM880N clock generator

msi_890gxm_g65_clkgen_normal

passive cooling of chipsets/VRM
8Mb BIOS, version: 1.7b4
Mainboard Revision: 1.0

Slots:
2x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x8 Mode when both are used)
1x PCIe x1
1x PCI

Memory:
4x Dual-Channel DDR3-slots for PC3-10667U memory up to 16GB


msi_890gxm_g65_sata_normal

Storage:
5-Port SATA II 6GBps featuring RAID 0, 1, 5, 0+1, JBOD
1x PATA port

msi_890gxm_g65_front_normal

Backpanel ports:
1x PS/2 keyboard/mouse combo port
1x Gb LAN
2x USB 3.0
4x USB 2.0
1x eSATA
7.1 analog audio
1x optical audio out
1x VGA
1x DVI
1x HDMI 1.3

msi_890gxm_g65_back_normal

Accessories:
1x SATA cable with clips
1x HDD to SATA power-cable


(Page 2 of 6)
Last modified on Wednesday, 08 September 2010 12:32
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments