The Inquirer-Home

P55 boards are all over the show

CeBit 2009 New chipset for a new CPU
Mon Mar 02 2009, 21:54

IN CASE YOU DOUBTED, Intel P55 based boards are all over Cebit. We spotted them in many booths, and grabbed pictures of a few for your viewing enjoyment.

That said, the socket, 1156, is new. And it did lose those four pins, as we exclusively told you. Oh ye commenters of little faith.

So we bring you a couple of pictures of the new boards, an MSI G9P55-DC and a Biostar I55.

The MSI is a high end board with 3 16x PCI slots, the Biostar is a normal performance board.

Both have two memory channels of course, that is on the CPU now. In any case, this chipset should do pretty darn well, the last few Pxx ones sure have.

MSI G9P55-DC P55 board

Biostar I55 P55 board



Share this:

blog comments powered by Disqus
Subscribe to INQ newsletters

Sign up for INQbot – a weekly roundup of the best from the INQ

INQ Poll

Heartbleed bug discovered in OpenSSL

Have you reacted to Heartbleed?