Tuesday January 03, 2012

GIGABYTE X79-UD3 With New F7 BIOS Smashes World Records

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced a record highest clock speed on the Intelآ® Coreآ™ i7 3930K processor, producing new Intelآ® Coreآ™ i7 3930K processor records for Super Pi and PiFast benchmarks. These records were achieved using the GIGABYTE GA-X79-UD3, the first motherboard to reach a maximum possible multiplier of 57x.

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Equipped with the recently issued F7 BIOS and liquid nitrogen cooling, respected overclocker Hicookie was able to reach an incredible clock speed of 5,643.3MHz (5.6GHz) on an Intelآ® Coreآ™ i7 3930K processor. This record clock speed was reached using a never seen before 57x CPU multiplier configurations thanks to the F7 BIOS, producing record scores for the Super Pi 1M and 32M and PiFast benchmarks.