Msi Big Bang-Fuzion CPU • Supports Intel® i3 / i5 / i7 based processors & Pentium G6950 in LGA1156 package. Chipset • Intel® P55 Chipset - Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0) controller, 480Mb/sec. - 6 SATAII ports with transfer rate up to 3Gb/s. - PCI Master v2.3, I/O APIC. - ACPI 2.0 compliant. - Serial ATA RAID 0/1/5/10. - Integrated AHCI controller. Main Memory • Supports four unbuffered DIMM of 1.5 Volt DDR3 1066/1333/1600*/1800*/2000*/2133*/2300* (OC) SDRAM, 16GB Max - Supports 1Gb/ 2Gb/ 4Gb DRAM size - Supports Dual channel mode Slots • 3 PCI Express gen2 x16 slots - PCI_E2 / PCI_E4 / PCI_E5 slots will be x16/ x16/ x0 or x16/ x8/ x8 - supports ATI® Crossfire™ & Hydra N-mode, A-mode & X-mode • 2 PCI Express gen2 x1 slots - Only PCI_E1 supports installing the QuantumWave Audio card • 2 PCI slots, support 3.3V/ 5V PCI bus Interface On-Board IDE/SATA • One Ultra DMA 66/100/133 IDE controller integrated in JMicron® 363. - Supports PIO, Bus Master operation modes. - Can connect up to two Ultra ATA drives. • SATAII controller integrated in Intel P55/JMicron® 322 / 363 chipset - Up to 3Gb/s transfer speed. - Supports six SATAII ports (SATA1~SATA6) by P55 - Supports four SATAII ports (SATA7~SATA10) by JMicron 322, support SATA RAID 0/1/JBOD. (turkeyarena.com) - Supports two eSATA / USB combo port by JMicron 363. - Supports AHCI controller with AHCI / SATA RAID 0/1/5/10 by P55. - SATA7 & SATA8 support RAID 0/1 & JBOD mode by 1st JMicron® JMB322 - SATA9 & SATA10 support RAID 0/1 & JBOD mode by 2nd JMicron® JMB322 Audio • QuantumWave Audio card - Creative EAX Advanced HD 5.0 - THX TruStudio PC - Creative Alchemy - 7.1 Channel High Definition Audio Codec with jack sensing • Chipset integrated by Realtek® ALC889 - Compliant with Azalia 1.0 Spec - Meet Microsoft Vista Premium spec LAN • Supports two PCI Express LAN 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by Realtek 8111DL.