This is one sexy looking piece of kit, if you didn't want an i7 before then this may change your mind. Big Performance, Small Size
Now you can get the power, performance and stability of the EVGA X58 motherboards, in a compact size with the EVGA X58 Micro motherboard! This motherboard is based on the same award winning formula of the EVGA X58 motherboard lineup, but now in a mATX form factor. Perfect for any home theater or Lan Party rig!
In addition to the overclocking features that make EVGA boards unique; the EVGA X58 Micro also offers full support for 2-way SLI, 6 DDR3 memory slots and an onboard temperature monitor meaning you can get the full features and performance of a high end gaming rig, in a small space! Power
: The Intel® X58 Express allows for the fastest platforms on earth. With Hyper –Threading, Turbo Boost, Triple Channel memory support and QuickPath Interconnect Technology the X58 platform will allow you to unlock performance that was never thought possible. Performance
: Being Micro ATX, doesn’t mean that you need to sacrifice performance. EVGA gives you full range of overclocking features including: EVGA VDroop Control, EVGA E-LEET support, enthusiast BIOS options and of course SLI. Stability
: EVGA took the already stable and mature X58 platform and made it mATX. With solid state capicators, passive heatsink design, and award winning EVGA support the X58 Micro is the perfect board for anyone looking for Power, Performance and Stability!
Why Intel® Core i7?
Conquer the world of extreme gaming with the Intel® Core™ i7 processor Extreme Edition. With faster, intelligent multicore technology that accelerates performance to match your workload, it delivers an incredible breakthrough in gaming performance. But performance doesn't stop at gaming. You'll multitask faster and unleash super-fast digital media creation. In fact, you'll experience maximum performance for whatever you do, thanks to the combination of Intel® Turbo Boost Technology and Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology, which activates full processing power exactly where and when you need it most. Product Features:
- Supports Intel® Core™ i7 Processors
- Intel® X58 Express Chipset with the ICH10R Southbridge
- Supports over 6.4 Giga-transfers per second
- Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
- Supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
- EVGA VDroop Control
- 100% Solid State Capacitors
- 6 DIMM triple-channel DDR3
- Enthusiast layout supporting 2-way SLI
- 6 SATA II 3.0GB/s ports
- EVGA E-LEET Tuning Utility Software
- EVGA EZ Voltage - points at the top of the motherboard for 100% accurate power testing.