GIGABYTE 965G-DS3

GIGABYTE 965G-DS3 Intel Socket 775 ATX Motherboard / Audio / Video / PCI Express / Gigabit LAN / S/PDIF / USB 2.0 / Serial ATA / RAID

Item#:  G452-2572  | Model#: 1197447

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GIGABYTE 965G-DS3 Product Details

Quad Core & Vista Ready
The GIGABYTE GA-965G-DS3 motherboard delivers outstanding gaming compatibilities with advanced digital multimedia performance for DIY user in the mainstream segment. Enhanced by the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3000 found in Intel G965 chipset, this platform features spectacular graphics, video, responsiveness and advanced gaming performance. The 965G-DS3 delivers a comprehensive set of tuning utilities for performance optimizing. Additionally, the all solid-capacitor desigh of 965G-DS3 enhances overall system durability and stability for the desktop platform.

Quad Core Ready
This platform supports the latest Intel® Core™2 Extreme Quad-Core processors. Manufactured using a 65nm silicon technology, Intel's latest high performance CPU delivers the most energy-efficient performance available today. Based on Intel's Micro Architecture, the Intel® Core™2 Extreme Quad-Core processors with 4 cores and two shared L2 caches provide an ideal choice for multi-media enthusiasts and intensive multi-tasking environments.
Speed
The Speed compliant motherboards of GIGABYTE S series provide intelligent over-clocking and over-voltage software settings through the well known EasyTune5, R.G.B. and & M.I.T. utilities!
Smart
The Smart featured motherboards of GIGABYTE S series provide GIGABYTE proprietary innovative software such as Download Center, @BIOS, Q-Flash, Xpress Install, Boot menu, and Smart Fan. BIOS and driver management now becomes much easier and user friendly through GIGABYTE Smart features!
Safe
Safe is the key feature of GIGABYTE S series motherboards with the following elements: Excellent hardware design, reinforced BIOS protection through GIGABYTE Virtual Dual BIOS Technology and GIGABYTE BIOS Setting Recovery Technology. Unique system software such as Xpress Recovery 2, PC Health Monitor, HDD S.M.A.R.T., and C.O.M. further strengthen the stability and reliability of your PC!
SATA 3Gb/s & RAID
This platform supports reliable storage solution for enhanced data protection and data accessing performance. Serial ATA 3Gb/s is firstly introduced in this platform to provide blazingly 3Gb/s bus bandwidth thus higher disk performance. The NVIDIA RAID allows multi-disk designs to be set up as RAID 0,1,0+1,5 based on users’ priority of protection/ performance. This NVIDIA RAID function makes the RAID even more accessible by introducing the innovative windows-based facility.
RoHS Compliant
As a member of the global community to look after the environment, Gigabyte complies with the European Union's Restriction of use of certain Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive which limits the use of lead, mercury, cadmium and other hazardous substances in electronic products.



A Closer Look

Socket
This motherboard features a Socket 775
design. The Zero Insertion Force (ZIF) style socket makes it easy to install and upgrade your processor.

Chipset
The 965G-DS3 motherboard is based on the Intel G965 Express Northbridge chipset and the Intel ICH8 Southbridge chipset. It supports Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad-Core, Core 2 Duo, Pentium Extreme and Pentium D Processors, with Hyper-Threading Technology and 533/800/1066MHz Front Side Bus support.

Memory Expansion
The 965G-DS3 provides 4 DIMM sockets using 240-pin DDR2 with a total capacity of up to 4GB. You can install DDR 533/667MHz Memory.

PCI Express Support
The 965G-DS3 fully supports PCI Express, the latest I/O interconnect technology that speeds up the PCI bus. PCI Express features point-to-point serial interconnections between devices and allows higher clockspeeds by carrying data in packets. This high-speed interface is software compatible with existing PCI specifications.

IDE
The 965G-DS3 includes built in IDE facilities that support Ultra ATA 100.
Audio
The 965G-DS3 comes with a Realtek ALC883 audio codec which supports high quality 8-channel audio.

Serial ATA RAID Support
The 965G-DS3 supports the Serial ATA II technology through the Serial ATA interfaces. Doubles bus bandwidth which provides blazingly high disk performance, up to 3.0Gb/s, with RAID 0, 1 and JBOD solutions.


What's Included


  • Gigabyte 965G-DS3 Intel Socket 775 ATX Motherboard
  • User's Manual
  • Drivers CD
  • (2) SATA Cables
  • IDE Cable
  • FDD Cable
  • I/O Back Panel Shield
 
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    Limited Warranty: 12 months parts; 12 months labor
    Mfg Part No: 1197447
    UPC No: 818313003119
    Box Size: ( Length:13, Width:11, Depth:3)
    Shipping Weight: 2.8000 pound(s)
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