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Arm Yourself with the New GIGABYTE G1.Sniper 2 Motherboard

By Daniel Goh - on 5 Aug 2011, 5:30pm

Arm Yourself with the New GIGABYTE G1.Sniper 2 Motherboard

Taipei, TaiwanGIGABYTE has just announced the latest addition to its line of G1-Killer series, the G1.Sniper 2 motherboard, which is built on the Z68 chipset with support for Intel Core i7 ‘Sandy Bridge’ processors for extreme gaming.

Some of the key features of the new motherboard include:

  • 2-way CrossFire and SLI Support
  • PCI Express Gen. 3 Support
  • Onboard Creative Soundblaster X-Fi Digital Audio Processor (20K2)
  • Built-in Front Audio Headphone Amplifier
  • Nichicon High-end Audio Capacitors
  • EMI and Power Interference Shielding
  • Onboard Bigfoot Networks Killer E2100 Game Networking Platform
  • Killer E2100 Dedicated NPU
  • Killer Network Manager
  • Advanced Stream Detect
  • Unique Heatpipe Design

"The GIGABYTE G1.Sniper 2 brings our acclaimed no mercy G1-Killer gaming philosophy to Intel’s mainstream Z68 platform," commented Henry Kao, Vice President of GIGABYTE Motherboard Business Unit. “From listening closely to the gaming community, it’s clear that this is an eagerly anticipated motherboard, and one that will guarantee the fearlessly uncompromising gaming experience that so many of our customers crave.”

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