Home > Motherboards > MSI P4N Diamond Board Preview
MotherboardsReviews

MSI P4N Diamond Board Preview

The mainboard itself.

The Back I/O panel consisting of:

  • PS/2 ports
  • 1x serial, 1x parallel port
  • 2x RJ45 GBe LAN port
  • 4x USB port
  • 1x 6 pin firewire
  • 1x spdif out
  • audio in, out, optical out

The Creative sound chip, the Wolfson ADC and Cirrus Logic DAC

The Marvell GBe PHY

Marvell PCI-E GBe Controller

NVidia Nforce 4 SLI MCP Northbridge cooling solution

Northbridge naked

6 Sata-II ports, 4 purple ports via Nvidia MCP04 and 2 blue ports via Silicon
Image SIL3132

Nvidia MCP04 cooling solution. notice the copper core on the heatsink

Southbridge naked

The PCI-E SLI slots. No connector switch is required for the Intel Nforce 4
SLI.

TeamVR
http://vrzone.com
VR-Zone is a leading online technology news publication reporting on bleeding edge trends in PC and mobile gadgets, with in-depth reviews and commentaries.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Read previous post:
Kingmax Venus DDR-II 533 SO-DIMM

In the wake of the release of Mars DDRII memory for desktop computers, world-renown memory module maker Kingmax is now...

Close