GIGABYTE Unveils 73 Series Motherboard
Integrated Graphics Performance Like You’ve Never Seen Before
Taipei, Taiwan, September 25, 2007 – GIGABYTE UNITED INC., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards today is pleased to unveil their latest 73 Series motherboards including the GA-73UM-S2H and GA-73PVM-S2H based on the NVIDIA® GeForce® 7 Series GPUs, establishing a new category of IGP motherboards that not only feature High Definition video playback with HDMI support, but also deliver the performance to rival today’s Discrete Graphics solutions.
The GIGABYTE 73 Series is a new breed of motherboards that feature the first NVIDIA UMA chipsets for the Intel platform. Supporting all the latest Intel processors including Intel Core2™ Multi-Core processors, the GIGABYTE 73 Series delivers new levels of performance and functionality for mainstream computing solutions with support for up to 1333 MHz FSB and DDR2 800MHz memory, making them the highest value Microsoft® Window Vista™ Premium capable motherboards available.
Powered by the NVIDIA® GeForce® 7150 and 7100 GPUs respectively, the GIGABYTE GA-73UM-S2H and GA-73PVM-S2H provide a jaw-dropping home entertainment experience. Featuring top-notch compatibility and performance for all DirectX 9.0 applications, including Shader Model 3.0 support, the GIGABYTE 73 Series enables stunning and complex visual effects and delivers faster and smoother game play. In addition to High Definition video playback, the GIGABYTE 73 Series provides HDMI connectivity with HDCP (High Definition Content Protection) support, allowing for playback of Blu-ray/HD DVD and other protected media content. The GIGABYTE 73 Series also features DVI and VGA output as well as rear IO port eSATA connectivity for quick and easy data transfer on the go.
Further expanding the High Definition capabilities of the GIGABYTE 37 Series, both motherboards feature the Realtek ALC889A audio codec with 7.1 + 2 channels of High Definition output and high-performance DAC (Digital-Analog Converter) with 106 dB Signal-to-Noise ratio playback quality. The ALC889A also features DTS Connect™ technology, providing the ultimate in cinematic surround sound effects, for an unmatched PC entertainment experience.
GIGABYTE 2S Features
The GA-73UM-S2H and GA-73PVM-S2H both feature the unique GIGABYTE 2 S – Smart and Safe technologies.
GIGABYTE Smart technologies include innovative software including Xpress Install, Download Center, @BIOS/ Q-Flash, Boot Menu and Smart Fan that make BIOS and driver management a breeze.
GIGABYTE Safe technologies combine outstanding hardware design with unique software applications that strengthen the stability and reliability of your PC, including Virtual Dual BIOS, BIOS Settings Recovery, HDD S.M.A.R.T., C.O.M. (Corporate Online Manager), Xpress Recovery 2 and PC Health Monitor.
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About GIGABYTE UNITED INC.
GIGABYTE UNITED INC., established in December 2006, is assuming the GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd. Brand, which for the past 20 years has been a world-renowned leader in the motherboard industry. Continuing to focus on its core businesses of GIGABYTE branded motherboards and graphics cards, GIGABYTE UNITED INC. is committed to providing our valued customers with the highest quality products and services featuring the industry’s most innovative design.
In order to meet the challenges of today’s intensely competitive channel market, GIGABYTE UNITED INC. fully utilizes its key assets including its cutting-edge research and development team as well as its professional sales and marketing resources to continue to develop technologies to fit a complete range of digital life solutions. Now and for the future, GIGABYTE UNITED INC. will continue to embody the unique spirit and culture, which has made GIGABYTE one of the foremost brands in the industry.