NVIDIA nForce 590 SLI for Intel reviewed

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 25 2006 @ 03:51 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
The Tech Report took a look at NVIDIA's nForce 590 SLI chipset for the Intel platform:
ALTHOUGH THE nForce 590 SLI chipset for Athlon 64 processors was launched in step with AMD's Socket AM2, Nvidia has taken its sweet time bringing the nForce 590 to Intel processors. The chipset was nowhere to be found when Intel unveiled its Core 2 Duo back in July, and although the 590 SLI was scheduled to eventually appear in August, Nvidia delayed that launch twice and eventually scrubbed it altogether. These delays sent the rumor mills spinning, but more importantly, they left Nvidia without a true next-generation chipset for Intel's new microarchitecture..
Check out their review over here.


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