M59SLI S5 s Gigabyte GA M59SLI S5 Board

GIGABYTE today proudly unveiled the company’s S series of
motherboards for the AMD socket AM2 platform that sport five innovative features
that are important in today’s digital media environment – Safe, Smart, Speed, SLI, and Silent-Pipe Technologies. As the flagship of
the S series range, the GA-M59SLI-S5 introduces GIGABYTE Silent-Pipe Technology
that provides unequalled motherboard cooling without noisy fans or perishable
moving parts.

M59SLI S5 Gigabyte GA M59SLI S5 Board

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., LTD. (GIGABYTE), a leading manufacturer of
motherboards and VGA cards, today proudly unveiled the company’s S series of
motherboards for the AMD socket AM2 platform that sport five innovative features
that are important in today’s digital media environment – Safe, Smart, Speed,
SLI, and Silent-Pipe Technologies.

With support for the new generation of AMD AM2 processors with high-frequency
dual channel DDR2 800MHz memory capabilities together with an impressive range
of GIGABYTE software utilities, the new S series motherboards provide reliable
and user friendly platforms for maximum system performance. As the flagship of
the S series range, the GA-M59SLI-S5 introduces GIGABYTE Silent-Pipe Technology
that provides unequalled motherboard cooling without noisy fans or perishable
moving parts. Additionally, the GA-M59SLI-S5 fields market leading graphics
performance through NVIDIA SLI™ dual PCI Express x16 architecture allowing
excellent scalability for extreme gaming and 3D graphics. – truly the Choice of
Champions!

Safe: Central to the GIGABYTE S series of motherboards, the safe feature
consists of excellent hardware design, reinforced BIOS protection through
GIGABYTE Virtual Dual BIOS and BIOS Setting Recovery Technologies. Unique system
software such as Xpress Recovery 2, PC Health Monitor, HDD S.M.A.R.T., and C.O.M.
provide additional stability and reliability of PCs.

Smart: All GIGABYTE S series motherboards include innovative proprietary
software such as GIGABYTE Download Center, @BIOS, Q-Flash, Xpress Install, Boot
menu, and Smart Fan. With these features BIOS and driver management is a breeze!

Speed: Selected GIGABYTE S series motherboards provide intelligent
over-clocking and over-voltage software settings through the well known
EasyTune5, R.G.B. and M.I.T. utilities.

SLI: High-end GIGABYTE S series motherboards feature support for NVIDIA
SLI™ multi-GPU to not only to provide extreme graphics performance, but also to
provide efficient expandability and multi-display functionality. A must-have
feature for enthusiasts and gamers!

Silent-Pipe: No stranger to high-performance GIGABYTE VGA cards and
coolers, the GA-M59SLI-S5 brings GIGABYTE Silent-Pipe Technology to motherboards
for the first time. Silent-Pipe provides soundless heat-pipe cooling that,
together with GIGABYTE Crazy Cool Technology, enhances heat dissipation
efficiency from the Chipsets and CPU power components.

GA-M59SLI-S5 Specifications
 AMD Athlon™64 FX/ Athlon™64 X2 socket AM2 platform
 High performance Dual Channel DDR2 800 memory
 Enables NVIDIA SLI technology at two full-bandwidth PCI Express X16 interface
 Optimized Dual Gigabit Ethernet solution with Teaming and failover
 Integrated T.I. IEEE1394 FireWire interface
 Features 8-channel High Definition Audio with DTS and Dolby
 Enables NVIDIA LinkBoost – 25% faster clock speeds when “Optimized for NVIDIA
nForce” NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards and memory are detected
 Features SATA 3Gb/s with dual eSATA II interface
 GIGABYTE patent Dual BIOS Plus technology