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XFX nForce 790i Ultra 3-Way SLI and Zotac nForce 790i-Supreme

Two motherboards on NVIDIA nForce 790i Ultra SLI chipset.

July 7, 2008



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Package contents (XFX motherboard)



  • Package: a big cardboard box, typical of top motherboards from NVIDIA
  • Documentation: User's Manual and a brief guide with installation instructions in English
  • Cables: 6 x SATA (with power splitters for six devices), 1 x ATA66 and 1 x FDD - both cables are of the narrow proprietary design in black insulation with pull straps to make it more convenient to unplug them
  • Rear panel bracket with 1 x FireWire
  • Rear panel bracket with 4 x USB

  • Two bridges for [2-Way] SLI and 3-Way SLI (for two and three graphics cards)

  • Northbridge fan
  • "Do not disturb" sign for devoted gamers
  • Rear I/O shield
  • CD with drivers (for 32- and 64-bit versions of Windows XP and Vista) and proprietary utilities - System Performance, System Update and System Monitor (to monitor system parameters, control fan speed, overclock, etc). System Monitor can work in 3D mode and display monitoring data in OpenGL mode.

Package contents (Zotac motherboard)



  • Package: a cardboard box of the standard size with a carrying handle
  • Documentation: User's Manual and a brief guide with installation instructions in English
  • Cables: 4 x SATA (with power converters for four devices), 1 x ATA66, and 1 x FDD cable
  • Rear panel bracket with 1 x FireWire
  • Two rear panel brackets with 2 x USB on each
  • Two bridges for [2-Way] SLI and 3-Way SLI (for two and three graphics cards)
  • Northbridge fan

  • Wi-Fi-g kit (802.11b/g): Rear panel bracket with the VIA VT6656 controller, USB cable, and an external antenna
  • Rear I/O shield
  • CD with drivers (for 32- and 64-bit versions of Windows XP and Vista) and proprietary utilities - System Performance, System Update and System Monitor (to monitor system parameters, control fan speed, overclock, etc). System Monitor can work in 3D mode and display monitoring data in OpenGL mode.

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