Friday, April 15, 2011

MSI launched Military Grade P67A-GD65

MSI not completely exhausted to introduce their product again and again. And now they want show their capability in high-end motherboard by introducing fresh accelerated P67A-GD65 Military Grade. This motherboard from the name we can imagine how great and incredible it is. And it do just like the name. Just for introducing, this motherboard highly-conductive polymerized capacitors, super ferrite chokes, and solid capacitors that should give this board a long lifespan and higher efficiency.
MSI also bring their new feature that is OC Genie, so newbie even overclocker they can do it easily because it same with one-click boost. When this button pushes you activated the Intel Turbo Boost at that time and you can get about 20% or more. Don’t worry about the voltage, in this motherboard also providing volt meter by using V-Check. So, you can control and know how your voltages on your mother board run. This motherboard runs on Intel Sandy Bridge socket 1155.
MSI P67A-GD65 motherboard features
  • Revolutionary SuperSpeed USB 3.0, 10x faster than USB 2.0
  • Up to 5Gbps bandwidth, boost data transfer rate between PC and USB device
  • A high-fidelity sound reproduction standard
  • Accurately reproduce the fullest audio experience of movie, music and game soundtracks
  • Charge iPad/iPhone/Smart phone
  • Give maximal (1.5A) and appropriate current when devices detected
  • Charge device under shutdown mode
  • Support next-generation SATAIII, up to 6Gbps bandwidth
  • Double the data transfer rate of SATAII (3Gbps)
  • Equip with 2 or more PCIe x16 slots, Nvidia SLI Ready.
  • Delivers up to 2x the performance of a single GPU configuration
  • SLI technology dramatically scales performance on today's hottest games
  • The loss-less content protection technology with full-rate audio enjoyment from Blue-ray Disc
  • Support for 24-bit / 192kHz sample rate offers high quality digital decoders and speakers
  • Supports 7.1 channels playback, plus 2 channels of independent stereo sound output (multiple streaming) through the front panel stereo outputs
And just like Gigabyte, MSI also provide Live Update 4. This feature is a single utility software that automatically checks BIOS, driver and utility updates and installs for you , which can save your time for searching and lower the risk while updating.
  • Instant MB info monitor
  • Intelligently auto set clock/voltage of CPU and memory
  • Smart Mode: 4 instant OC modes
  • User friendly & totally free applications
  • Power on to run applications in 25 seconds
  • Multi-language interface support• Excellent energy-saving capability and offers high-computing performance. 
  • Provide superior energy-saving function and maintain an ultimate low temperature operation. 
  • Comes with three incredible features.
  • APS is Active Phase Switching is complete function to Control Power Demand With Switcing Dynamically, it’s for CPU, Memory and Chipset PWM.
  • Saving Power under Variable Loading.
  • Power Usage More Efficiency.• Faster and Flexible and instant
  • If BIOS crash, it still can boot from USB Drive
  • Update BIOS from USB Drive by M-Flash Function
The MSI Live Update online is designed to automatically download and update the BIOS and driver when there’s a new version online. It helps reduce the risk of getting the wrong file and minimize the trouble of searching the files from MSI website.
Equip with 2 or more PCIe x16 slots, ATI CrossFire Ready.
  • The ultimate multi-GPU performance gaming platform.
  • Provides 2.7x faster performance than single graphic card solution.
If we see all of those specification we can see there that this motherboard designed to be a Military Grade at all. The ultimate multi-GPU performance it can be the new feature for the gamer so they can run their computer to the top of performance really great.
And when you buy this motherboard, you’ll get a lot of accessories there such as USB 3.0 front panel, power connector, manual, DVD Driver, 4 SATA cables and etc. about the price perhaps about USD $200. So, choose your own.
 Motherboard on top view
Motherboard backpanel 

 Power, Reset and OC Genie (for Intel Turbo Boost)

Front panel USB 3.0
SATA 3 GB/s and also SATA 6 GB/s

 Connector for front switch, reset switch and etc.

 Volt meter socket and also the cables

 Two sockets PCIe x16, 3 sockets PCIe x1, and also 2 socket PCI