GIGABYTE Announces Native PCIe 3.0 Support On Current 6-Series Motherboards


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We're a few days late getting this bit of information posted but it may prove no less exciting for owners of current GIGABYTE 6-series motherboards. The company has announced that Intel's upcoming 22nm Ivy Bridge CPUs expected in the first quarter of 2012 will be a direct drop in upgrade for LGA1155 systems, but we've known that for a while. What we find out now is that many will feature native support for PCI Express 3.0, simply by updating the BIOS.


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