1 Biostar Reveals Z68 Motherboard

Biostar has just announced the Biostar TZ68A+ motherboard using the Intel Z68 chipset. Features include Biostar's exclusive BIO-Remote2 and Charger Booster utilities, a 5-phase power supply design with 100% solid capacitors, and Lucid Virtu GPU Virtualization.

Biostar has just announced its Z68 motherboard. The Biostar TZ68A+ features Biostar's exclusive BIO-Remote2 and Charger Booster utilities. Biostar has also engineered a 5-phase power supply design with 100% X.D.C solid capacitors.

1 Biostar Reveals Z68 Motherboard

The TZ68A+ has onboard HDMI, DVI and VGA outputs. It supports Lucid Virtu GPU Virtualization, allowing the user to take dynamically switch between Intel HD Graphics and a discrete GPU for different tasks.

2 Biostar Reveals Z68 Motherboard

The Biostar TZ68A+ also features USB 3.0 support and six-channel HD Audio. Six SATA ports (including two SATA 6Gbps ports) are available for use with Intel's SSD caching feature.

3 Biostar Reveals Z68 Motherboard

See the full press release below:

BIOSTAR announces new Z68 motherboard – “TZ68A+”

Taipei, Taiwan, May 11, 2011 – BIOSTAR MICROTECH INT'L CORP., A professional manufacturer of motherboards, introduces Intel Z68 chipset based motherboard that supports Intel 2nd generation Sandy Bridge processor family, it is special designed for advanced gamers and overclocking fans. BIOSTAR “TZ68A+”, the only solution supports both built-in graphics and external overclocking among Intel Sandy Bridge processors; it is also equipped with Lucid Virtu GPU Virtualization – a dynamic switching between built-in processor graphics and high-end 3D performance discrete graphics cards. Moreover, it also fully supports Intel Smart Response Technology – enabling SSD like performance with HDD capacity.

BIOSTAR “TZ68A+”, is ATX form factor with black color PCB design; it adopts Intel’s latest Z68 B3 stepping chipset and BIOSTAR exclusive BIO-Remote2 & Charger Booster utilities. For the on board power supply, “TZ68A+” uses a 5-phase power supply design with 100% X.D.C solid capacitor.

For the memory, “TZ68A+” provides 4 DIMM slots supporting dual-channel DDR3 2133 (OC) and features a one-phase power supply independently. For storage, it provides 4 x SATA2 and 2 x SATA3 disk interfaces. For the extended slots, “TZ68A+” provides 2 x PCI-E x16 2.0 display card slots, supporting dual-card mode. Furthermore, various IO interfaces are available including 2 x USB2.0, 2 x USB3.0, PS/2, HDMI+DVI+HDCP, RJ45, and 6 channel HD audio outputs.

About BIOSTAR Group

BIOSTAR was established in 1986, ranked Top 20 most valuable international Taiwanese brand in 2008 with an estimate brand value of US$ 46 million. BIOSTAR has enriched its competence in the design and manufacture of motherboards, and will continue serving its customers with the best quality and services.