ECS Black Extreme AM3+ A990FXM-A Motherboard

ECS Black Extreme A990FXM-A Motherboard Supports Next Generation Gaming

Taipei, Taiwan, 31st May, 2011 – Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS), the world’s leading motherboard, graphics card, barebone system, and notebook manufacturer is pleased to announce the latest AMD AM3+ support motherboard – ECS Black ExtremeA990FXM-A. Coming with unbelievable gaming power, the ECS Black Extreme A990FXM-A ushers in the next generation of gaming generation.

AM3+ Platform, Gaming Power Overclock

The ECS Black Extreme A990FXM-A motherboard supports the AD3+ socket and AMD's 8-Core CPU. The ECS Black Extreme A990FXM-A also supports 3-way AMD ATI CrossFireXTM and 3-way NVIDIA® SLI® technology enabling the use of NVIDIA® graphic cards to empower high speed graphics performance. Moreover, the ECS A990FXM-A supports DDR3 2133(OC) with two sets of dual channel architecture memorym up to 32GB totl.

QoolTechTM IV, Chameleon in Your PC

The ECS Black Extreme A990FXM-A motherboard features exclusive cutting-edge QoolTechTM IV technology, using unique thermochromic dyes on the heat sink, which changes colors to identify the temperature. The heat sink also includes three heat pipes and innovative welding technology, which help to achieve more heat dissipation and up to a 20% increase in efficiency.

The thermochromic heat sink with unique dyes responds to heat and transfers between solid and liquid forms to display different colors, which is the first time the technology is adopted in the industry. Three heat pipes with welding technology help to connect the bottom of cooler with heat pipe; in this way, the heat will directly transfer to heat pipe without the intercession of a piece of copper. This achieves higher heat dissipation.

Black Extreme Equipment, Power Up Every Possibility

Beside AM3+ support and QoolTechTM IV technology, as one of Black Extreme series, the A990FXM-A motherboard is equipped with the best equipment to maximize its power. 3333 technology includes 15μgold contacts, USB 3.0, SATA 3.0, eSATA 3.0, which not only enhance system and plug-in stability, but also provide the fastest signal transmission technology. The ECS Black Extreme A990FXM-A also supplies Bluetooth on board to add to your PC's wireless capability.

About ECS

The Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has been a pioneer in designing and manufacturing computer motherboards since 1987. Today, the motherboard maker also designs and manufactures desktop PCs, notebooks, servers, motherboards, video cards, wireless solutions and handheld devices for distributors worldwide. Headquartered in Taiwan with operations in North America, Europe and China, Korea and Japan, ECS also has ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified manufacturing facilities in China.

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