Albatron annuncia MoBo basata sul chipset Via KT400
Albatron, dopo l'annuncio del lancio della scheda madre , pubblicata a questo indirizzo, comunica il lancio di un'ulteriore scheda mnade basata, questa volta, sul chipset VIA KT400. La KX400-8X, questo il nome della scheda, supporta la tecnologia AGP 8x ed è equipaggiata con la soluzione audio "AC 97":
"October 2002 - Albatron Technology, a manufacturer of Mainboards and Graphics Cards announced its new rising star, the KX400-8X Mainboard. Built for power and performance, this Mainboard features Front Side Bus 333MHz and support for high-end AMD Athlon™ XP 2700+ processors. In addition, Albatron has also added punch to its graphics capabilities by including recent announced AGP 8X technology. Albatron's KX400-8X comes with all of the latest performance enhancing components to challenge for top dog as one of this year's performance leaders.
The KX400-8X has stacked its side with an impressive lineup of components. It comes with a Socket 462 supporting popular AMD processors including the AMD Athlon™, AMD Athlon™ XP, and the AMD Duron™. In addition, the KX400-8X features the VIA® KT400/8235 chipsets. And this board also comes with three memory sockets capable of DDR400 (Overclocked) as well as support for ultra fast ATA 133 Hard Disks.
Aside from all of the performance advantages, the KX400-8X also comes bundled with a BIOS mirror which allows you to keep a backup BIOS in case your primary BIOS is damaged by a virus or during a flash update process, a nice feature when upgrading high profile systems. Also included with this Mainboard is a very convenient feature called the Voice Genie which provides you with voice diagnostics when problems occur during the boot process. For those audio connoisseurs, this Mainboard comes with "6 Channel AC 97 Audio" in addition to support for SPDIF audio equipment. Finally, six USB (2.0/1.1) ports round out a fairly comprehensive specifications list.
The KX400-8X includes an impressive blend of performance, variety and versatility. FSB333 (supported by Athlon™ XP 2700+ processors), DDR400 (Overclocked), and 8X AGP leads the way for tackling even the most CPU intensive, bandwidth consuming, memory based applications available on the market today. Watch for the KX400-8X - "Born for speed"."