GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2 Intel X79 Motherboard - E-ATX, Socket R (LGA2011), Intel X79 Express, DDR3-2133MHz, SATA III (6Gb/s), RAID, Killer Gigabit LAN, 7.1-CH Audio, USB 3.0, PCIe 3.0, SLI/CrossFireX

Item#:  G452-1050  | Model#: GA-G1.ASSASSIN 2

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GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2 Intel X79 Motherboard Product Details

Extended ATX X79 Express Chipset
SLI/CrossFireX Ready 7.1 Channel Audio

GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2 Intel X79 Motherboard
As the name implies, the GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2 Intel X79 Motherboard is designed to kill the competition. Specifically engineered to work with the most advanced Intel X79 processor platform, you can harness the power of the latest 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor to take your gaming to new heights. The GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2 Intel X79 Motherboard is every gamer's dream board for their extreme gaming needs. Its graphics flexibility with multi-GPU support allows you to utilize AMD's CrossFireX and NVIDIA's SLI technologies in a 3-way card configuration.

This set up achieves the maximum FPS, allowing you to enjoy hyper-realistic visual effects and gaming environments. Creative's Soundblaster Digital Audio Processor (20K2) is equipped in the motherboard to give you the highest audio experience because hearing is as important as seeing in the world of gaming. The GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2 Intel X79 Motherboard also features the latest and fastest interfaces such as the SATA III, PCIe 3.0 and USB 3.0 to deliver maximum data bandwidth. Gear up your system now with one of the most potent weapons out there.

What It Is And Why You Need It:

  • Socket R (LGA2011); allows you to install one of the most high-end processors, the  2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor
  • Multi-GPU support; experience explosive graphics for your games and entertainment by mounting multiple video cards
  • Creative CA20K2; enjoy real-life sound in your gaming world
  • Advanced bus interfaces; delivers superfast information throughput between your computer's circuitry

GIGABYTE Ultra Durable™ 3
GIGABYTE X79 motherboards are equipped with the highest quality components that guarantee lower system temperatures, improved energy efficiency and enhanced stability for overclocking. GIGABYTE Ultra Durable™ 3 design features 2 ounces of copper for both the power and ground layers which dramatically lower system temperature. GIGABYTE's Ultra Durable™ 3 also features Japanese made solid capacitors, PowerPAK MOSFETs and Ferrite Chokes which combine to offer lower motherboard temperatures, less wasted power and extended product longevity.

Note: Intel Socket R (LGA2011) is only compatible with 2nd generation Sandy Bridge-E Intel Core i7 CPUs in the new LGA 2011 Package. Click here for a list of supported CPUs.

OC-Dual BIOS features a unique back-panel BIOS switcher and LED indicator, allowing users to select one BIOS for normal use, and another for specifically designated for overclocking. This means that if your overclocking configuration suffers from instability, you can easily revert to your stable settings if needed. With OC-Dual BIOS, users can also easily compare two different BIOS versions, a very useful feature when users want to update to a new BIOS, but don't want to lose their original settings.

GIGABYTE 3D Power (patent pending)
GIGABYTE X79 series motherboards are the first to take advantage of the exclusive GIGABYTE 3D Power, an all new hardware and software-based Digital Power Engine for both the PWM and Memory that delivers unprecedented power delivery control.

GIGABYTE 3D BIOS(patent pending)
The revolutionary GIGABYTE 3D BIOS application is based on our new GIGABYTE UEFI DualBIOS™ technology and is available to consumers in two new exclusive modes of interaction never before seen in a BIOS environment. GIGABYTE has re-drawn the traditional BIOS experience providing mainstream and enthusiast users with a choice of unique and powerful graphical interfaces.

4 Channel Memory Architecture
With a potential data bandwidth of up to 25GB/Sec and 256 Bits memory addressing, the Intel® X79 platform offers unrivalled memory performance. Supporting up 32GB of DDR3 1600 memory, the G1.Assassin 2 motherboard gives you the ultimate performance for today's memory-intensive 3D games.

GIGABYTE 333 Onboard Acceleration
GIGABYTE X79 series motherboards feature GIGABYTE 333 Onboard Acceleration, a range of the latest technologies that are designed help speed up data transfer, including SuperSpeed USB 3.0 technology, SATA Revision 3.0 (6Gbps) technology and an unprecedented 3x USB power boost on all USB ports for more power hungry USB devices.

GIGABYTE Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi Card
With 2 kinds data transfer mode, GIGABYTE Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi Card providing spec 150 Mbps transfer rates, 802.11n supports the latest WiFi specifications for better signal coverage, and featuring the newest Bluetooth 4.0, you will not suffer from signal loss like before.

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  • Manufactured by: GIGABYTE
    Warranty provided by: GIGABYTE
    Limited Warranty: 60 months parts; 60 months labor
    Mfg Part No: GA-G1.ASSASSIN 2
    UPC No: 818313013972
    Box Size: ( Length:16, Width:13, Depth:5)
    Shipping Weight: 7.2500 pound(s)
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