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MSI introduces K8N Neo Platinum on nForce3 250Gb

On the threshold of the last weekend MSI introduced its new K8N Neo Platinum motherboard that supports new Socket 754 AMD Athlon 64 processors. Based on NVIDIA nForce3 250Gb, the board features NVIDIA Gigabit LAN, NV RAID 0, 1, 0+1, 4 x Serial ATA, special Communication Slot for IEEE802.11g/Bluetooth.

MSI K8N Neo Platinum brief specs:

  • ATX form-factor
  • NVIDIA nForce3 250Gb chipset
  • 6 x DDR266/333/400 sockets, 3 of them support up to 3GB DDR SDRAM
  • AGP 8x, 5 x PCI slots
  • Software NV RAID: up to 4 x SATA + 2 x ATA133 HDDs, RAID 0, 1, 0+1, JBOD (or 4 x SATA + IDE RAID 0,1,0+1 in FIS2R model; 2 x SATA + IDE RAID 0,1,0+1 in FSR model)
  • 8 x USB
  • Gigabit Ethernet IEEE 802.3 NVIDIA MAC (1000BASE-T/Gigabit/Fast Ethernet/Ethernet) + 10/100 Ethernet
  • 3 x IEEE1394
  • 5.1-channel AC´97, digital SPDIF-out
  • Optional antenna-equipped Dual-Net card supporting 802.11g/Bluetooth in Communication Slot
  • CoreCell, D.O.T (Dynamic Overclocking Technology), Meta I/O, BuzzFree, LifePro, CoreCenter, Live Update, etc.

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