MSI P55 GD80 Board Closeups

MSI has another nice P55 board lineup for Lynnfield and Clarkdale processors which is the P55-GD80. Some key features of this board are :

  • All DrMOS: There is no traditional MOSFET on P55-GD80 anymore, complete DrMOS design for the most stable power supply and maximum power efficiency.
  • SuperPipe: MSI use the thickest 8mm heatpipe on thermal design for the best cooling efficiency.

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 MSI P55 GD80 Board Closeups

MSI has another nice P55 board lineup for Lynnfield and Clarkdale processors which is the P55-GD80. Some key features of this board are :

  • All DrMOS: There is no traditional MOSFET on P55-GD80 anymore, complete DrMOS design for the most stable power supply and maximum power efficiency.
  • SuperPipe: MSI use the thickest 8mm heatpipe on thermal design for the best cooling efficiency.
  • Easy Button II : New electromagnetic touch button for Rest/Power/GreenPower(LED light switch), there is no “real” button at all, just touch PCB directly.
  • OC Genie Button: Press button and activation MSI exclusive OC Genie overclocking processor.

Other specs include support for 4 x DDR3-2133 memories up to 16GB, 3 PCIe x16 slots for 3-way SLI and CrossfireX, 8 SATA ports, 1 eSATA port, 14 USB 2.0 ports, Dual Gb LAN, 8-channel audio.

Here are some high res close ups for your enjoyment :

 MSI P55 GD80 Board Closeups

 MSI P55 GD80 Board Closeups