Sapphire launches the 890G Crossfire motherboard.
Based on the latest 890G chipset, the Sapphire AM3RS890G motherboard is a full ATX design with onboard graphics and the ability to use up to 16GB of system RAM.
Also included is 128MBit DDR3 sideport memory (16MB) to help alleviate bandwidth should you be using the onboard graphics option. With integrated SATA3 support courtesy of the new SB850 southbridge chip the motherboard is ready for the new interface HDD’s and other devices taking advantage of SATA3.
Graphics is using the Radeon 4290 which is a higher clocked version of the previous onboard solutions in the 785G range gving the board full support for DirectX 10.1 and UVD for video playback.