IMG 7872 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

Go with VR-Zone on a tour of Computex 2011 at Nangang Exhibition Centre! Inside: Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

Intel X79

First, let's take a look at some Intel X79 motherboards. It will be some time before X79 is released – and therefore also quite likely that changes will be made to the boards you see here.

IMG 8133 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

IMG 8134 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ASUS C1X79 EVO

IMG 8001 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ASUS C1X79 PRO

IMG 7988 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ASUS C1X79 PLUS

IMG 7999 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ASUS C1X79

IMG 7998 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ASUS C1X79 LE

IMG 8191 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

IMG 8189 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ASRock X79 Extreme4

IMG 7855 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

IMG 8194 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ECS X79R-A

IMG 7991 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

Gigabyte GA-X79A-UD3

IMG 8000 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

MSI X79A-GD80

IMG 7996 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

MSI X79A-GD70

IMG 8027 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

IMG 8028 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

MSI X79A-GD65

IMG 7992 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

Sapphire PB-C17X79N

Intel Z68

IMG 8187 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

ASRock has collaborated with professional gamer Jonathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel to create the Z68 Professional. Rather curiously, this motherboard features an old-school IDE connector which was apparently added at Fatal1ty's request.

IMG 7836 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

IMG 7837 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

Over at Zotac is probably the world's first mini-ITX Z68 motherboard. One variant (bottom) includes an onboard Nvidia GeForce GT430, making a total of four (!) onboard display outputs (HDMI + DP + 2 x DVI).

IMG 8113 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

Over at Asus' booth, the ROG Crosshair V and Maximus IV Gene-Z motherboards are on show.

IMG 8289 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

IMG 8301 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

IMG 8303 Computex 2011: Nangang 4F Coverage   Intel X79, AMD 990FX, HD 6970 X2 and much more!

The Crosshair V setup is using a 4-way SLI bridge and the ROG Xpander to accomodate four dual-slot GPUs.