The MSI 990FXA-GD80 is based on AMD 990FX and SB950 chipsets, designed for AM3+/AM3 Socket processors supporting up to 8 native CPU cores. It supports both NVIDIA SLI and ATI CrossFireX technologies. MSI has also outfitted it with military-class components like hi-c caps with tantalum cores for longer lifespan.
|Processor Support and Chipset Type||
|Audio||Realtek ALC892 HD audio CODEC|
|Video||NVIDIA SLI and ATI CrossFireX ready, supports up to four graphics cards|
|Networking||Realtek RTL8111E Gigabit LAN controller|
|FireWire (IEEE 1394)||VIA VT6315N controller supporting 2 x IEEE 1394 ports|
|Form Factor||ATX Form Factor, 30.5 x 24.4cm|