BFG TECHNOLOGIES LAUNCHES PHOBOS™SITE
Orders now being taking for BFG Tech’s unique new high performance gaming/home theater system
Lake Forest, IL – January 22, 2009 – BFG Technologies, manufacturer of the stunning new high performance gaming/home theater system -- Phobos, is excited to announce that orders are now being taking for Phobos on www.BFGSYSTEMS.com. The new site offers a variety of the highest-end brand name PC components available, allowing customers to custom-configure Phobos to meet their elevated quality standards. The system received rave reviews while on display in Las Vegas at CES 2009. Many show attendees commented on the refined aesthetics of Phobos, its innovative touch panel LCD with one touch overclocking, and BFG Tech’s unique concierge service offering.
“Based on the reaction at CES in our booth and the resulting positive news coverage, it is clear to me that Phobos will be a great differentiating strategy for BFG Technologies," said Jen-Hsun Huang, president and CEO of NVIDIA Corporation. "Phobos is a great example of how the era of white box PCs has evolved into a new realm of innovation and distinguished design. Congratulations to the entire BFG team who have demonstrated their commitment to the PC enthusiast who desires both form and function.”
Phobos is designed to deliver unbelievable performance. The ‘Phobos Elite’ configuration features the Intel® Core i7 965 Extreme Edition 3.2GHz Processor, two BFG NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 295 Graphics Cards, and CoolIt® Contained Liquid Cooling Solutions to keep both the GPUs & CPU cool during the fiercest of gaming battles.
BFG Tech also outfitted Phobos to serve as a home theater command center by choosing Windows® Vista Ultimate with Media Center, including four hard drive bays, offering RF remote and TV tuner with DVR functionality, a front slot-loading Blu-ray Disc® drive, the option for 5.1 or 7.1 surround sound audio cards, and an integrated iPod®/iPhone® syncing dock.
Phobos™ System Specs
Phobos has three conveniently pre-configured high-performance systems that can be used as a starting point:
Phobos Performance (from $3,000)
Phobos Advanced (from $5,000)
Phobos Elite (from $8,000)
‘PHOBOS ELITE’ STANDARD CONFIGURATION*
- BFG NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 295 Graphics Cards (x2 for Quad SLI®)
- BFG NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 for Dedicated PhysX™ Processing
- Intel® Core i7-965 3.2GHz Extreme Edition Processor
- CoolIt® Contained Liquid Cooling Solution (GPU&CPU)
- Brand Name Intel® X58-based SLI Motherboard
- Brand Name 6GB PC3-12800 1600MHz High Performance DDR3 Memory
- Western Digital® VelociRaptor 300GB Hard Drives (x4)
- Brand Name Slot Loading Blu-ray® Super Multi Optical Drive
- BFG LS-1200 1200W High Efficiency Power Supply
- Creative X-Fi 7.1 Sound Card
- Integrated iPhone®/iPod® syncing dock
- Unique 8” Interactive Touch Panel LCD with One Touch Overclocking
- All Aluminum Chassis with Hidden Cable Management
- In-Home Set Up Included with Every Phobos Purchase
*Based on current configuration at the time of printing. Specifications and available options subject to change. See www.bfgsystems.com for updates.