Good prices and online shopping but the showroom needs an big upgrade with better displays to look at while waiting for your parts. Note that enthusiast series MSI Diamond, in particular will be still bundled with robust cooling systems for this chipset. The second port yellow , always operating in PCI Express x1 mode, can be used for the second video card – for another pair of monitors. Since we had enough time to look at peculiarities of AMD’s new platform, let’s not delay and proceed to the first Socket AM2 motherboards in our lab kindly provided by MSI. Stock level indicator Close. Bottom line At the moment we have nothing to compare these motherboards with, and they are almost identical to each other with an exception of SLI support.
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Look at the passive cooling of the chipset – such a solution was exotic for nForce4, but it promises to become typical for the th series. Supported by the biggest tech community forums. Note that enthusiast series MSI Diamond, in particular will be still bundled with robust cooling systems for this chipset. Note that the motherboard has no jumpers to select video slot modes, they are switched on the chipset level.
Though a bit expensive, they are platinmu packed with cabling, brackets and manuals as well as additional and chipset controllers and ports. For the only difference that Socket has three of them at each side of the socket, and now only the central one is left. Orders will be shipped on a first come first served basis.
Items that are bought by us when a purchase is made, this generally is for highly expensive items, items with a very slow run rate or speciality items. This is a couple of similar boards the differences are described below occupying high positions in MSI’s product series.
The item is out of stock and estimated delivery date is not known at this time. It overhangs a motherboard at one side, tied to it through an insulating pad. Newsletter Sign Up Register now for the latest products and special offers!
MSI K9N-PLATINUM SLI
The heatsink gets very hot. Good prices and online shopping but the showroom needs an platunum upgrade with better displays to look at while waiting for your parts.
Video 3Digests Video cards: Still, considering the previous experience, we can say that both K9N Platinum boards are interesting products.
Indeed, the retention system mxi the new boxed coolers has been modified four holes at the edge of the framebut traditional projections are preserved as well for compatibility.
Specification for K9N Platinum | Motherboard – The world leader in motherboard design | MSI Global
But if you plan on testing this system in an overclocked mode, you will still need additional cooling. What our customers say about us 4. Memory voltage regulator uses capacitors from Rubycon and is reinforced with L elements.
Go D value as well. There are no empty seats on this motherboard — Platinum series from MSI traditionally differs from “simple” models by a full set of additional controllers, provided by the board design.
MSI K9N Platinum SLI
We do not see any sense in rushing towards AMD’s new platform. The frame is fixed to the motherboard in four instead of two points. The item is out of stock and estimated to arrive on the date provided. It’s inferior to the Diamond series only in its bundle and “safety margin” of the cooling system.
Consumed Power, Energy Consumption: All capacitors are always from one manufacturer, but not from the first echelon unknown brand. The core logic chip on the first production motherboards has an official designation already.
You can select two modes of the CPU fan, to control platinuj rotational speed: Smart Fan mode is available only with a 4-pin cooler.