Hello again, HH fans! I just wanted to pop back in to let you all know that there is some NVIDIA news today. They are launching a pair of new nForce 4 SLI chipsets, one for the AMD platform and the other for Intel, that sport a pair of true x16 PCI Express graphics slots. The current crop of nForce 4 SLI boards have a pair or x8 electrical connections. On top of this, NVIDIA is also announcing a new relationship with Dell. Here's a snip from the official Press release...
|NVIDIA nForce4 SLI X16 Powers the Dell XPS Gaming Desktop
Now Available: The World's First NVIDIA nForce4 SLI X16-based PC
Get the ultimate gaming system with the first ever NVIDIA nForce4 SLI X16-based PC: the Dell XPS 600. Sporting the world's first full-bandwidth NVIDIA nForce4 SLI X16 platform, the new Dell XPS 600 combines the power of NVIDIA SLI technology with the legendary reliability of Dell. Add dual NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GTX-based graphics cards with 256MB of memory each and you have a "cherry on top" gaming platform ready for today, that's prepared for the future.
We were told that motherboards based on the new chipsets will be available almost immediately. We expect to have some on the test-bed in the coming weeks, so stay tuned.