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

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Posted April 2, 2011 by Kevin in CPU & 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.

To learn more about the GIGBYTE AM3+ ready ?Black Socket? motherboards, please visit: http://www.gigabyte.com/MicroSite/274/mb-am3plus.html

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