Video 3Digests Video cards: Friday, December 28, The new codec from Realtek is practically no different from the previous modifications in its analog section or it’s a tad worse, judging from the dynamic range. The first one was its passive cooling solution, using copper heatsinks with heatpipes to cool down its north bridge, south bridge and MOSFET transistors. Two things immediately caught our attention when looking this motherboard for the first time. Dmitry Laptev lpt ixbt.

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Along with a logical option to install three video cards to connect six monitors, in this case two video cards can form SLI, while the third card can be used for computing physics in games. Dynamic range, dB A: The difference from the traditional utilities like Acronis K59sli Image is that you don’t have to boot up from a CD to restore data. It will obviously interest only users of top systems.

The whole idea behind passive coolers is to create a noiseless solution, the side effect, however, is that this solution increases the PC internal temperature. On the contrary, its selection strategy of minor timings was a tad more efficient. As nowadays each video card has two independent video outputs, with three video cards you can have up to six independent displays connected to your PC.

Gigabyte GA-M59SLI-S5 Motherboard Review

The choice is worthy of an elite model. Dmitry Laptev lpt ixbt. It uses a cheaper codec – Realtek ALC It’s a top model in the line of Gigabyte motherboards on nForce SLI, it’s rigged up “to the brim” and has no empty seats.


Consumed Power, Energy Consumption: There is also no second BIOS chip and a number of minor elements. Three PCI Express x16 slots.

The mentioned BIOS parameters are available in this version, but the viability of non-standard settings hasn’t been tested. A new processor socket is a good occasion for motherboard manufacturers to expand or reposition their product lines.

k59sli Frequency response from 40 Hz to 15 kHzdB: The central brand option is support for 3 sterling they can accommodate a video card PCI Express ports. Sandy Bridge Trying out the new method. User’s Guide in English Cables: The cooling system resembles devices from ASUS and MSI with copper heatsinks on the core logic and voltage regulator chips, connected with heat pipes.

Gigabyte Technology GA-M59SLI-S5, Socket AM2, AMD Motherboard

The PCB layout is very good, peripheral and power connectors are located along the edges of the board. You can see well that engineers m59slii to eliminate possible conflicts between large expansion cards and cables connected to the motherboard. Noise level, dB A: The third graphics port differentiates it from its competitors and is intended for maximum flexibility of the gaming configuration in future.

The heatsink is cooled in “cooperation” with a CPU fan. The only Clear CMOS jumper to be more exact, m5s9li contacts to be connected with a jumper in a Gigabyte fashion on the motherboard is placed near a battery and is easily accessible after you install the motherboard into a PC case; there is a brief description of its functions on the PCB next to it quite redundant in this case.

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In both cases, EPP memory allows automatic selection of an increased frequency and aggressive timings m59eli you can read the details in the description of the motherboard from ASUS.

GA-M59SLI-S5 (rev. ) | Motherboard – GIGABYTE

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. You actually specify a multiplier to the HTT frequency. BioShock Infinite and Metro: But its functions and interface are certainly more unassuming: Its cooling system is represented by a passive heatsink on Northbridge and a small fan on Southbridge. But it may be turned to advantage it’s no secret that accessory functionality is not important for a gaming computera5 only in case of favorable pricing.

The third one works at x8 speed, as mentioned before, and only exists if you want to have more than four independent displays attached to your system.

The problem, in our opinion, is that this system produces a lot of heat.