NVIDIA nForce® 780a SLI® MCPs power the most feature rich, high performance motherboards for AMD CPUs. As the first enthusiast platform to feature NVIDIA®
HybridPower™ technology, get the best of both worlds with 3-way SLI for maximum graphics performance and HybridPower for low-power quiet operation. Further harness the power of your rig with real time component monitoring and tuning features of the first ESA-certified platform for AMD CPUs.
Intelligent Power Management Plug in select NVIDIA® GeForce® GPUs and experience
HybridPower technology. Unleash graphics performance for demanding 3D games and applications when you need it or opt for a quiet, low-power PC experience when browsing the web, word processing or watching HD videos.
Achieve Ultimate Control Real-time component monitoring and tuning features of NVIDIA control panel with ESA give you complete control over your PC. Maximize your PC’s performance through an immersive, all-in-one, 3D system monitor application.
Spectacular DirectX 10 Gaming Experience Up your game by pairing nForce 780a SLI with three GeForce 9800 GTX graphics cards and experience next generation DirectX 10 games the way they’re meant to be played.
Designed for SLI technology NVIDIA® SLI® technology is a revolutionary platform innovation that allows you to intelligently scale graphics performance by combining multiple NVIDIA graphics solutions in a single system with an NVIDIA nForce SLI MCP. New support for 3-way SLI technology provides up to 2.8x performance increase so you can play the latest next generation applications at mind-blowing frame rates and resolutions.
HybridPower technology Unleash graphics performance when you need it or opt for a quiet, low-power PC experience with NVIDIA® HybridPower™ technology. Plug your GeForce GPU*(s) into an NVIDIA motherboard* for the ultimate control. Dial up performance when you game or watch video; go green and reduce noise and power consumption when you’re just surfing the web, emailing, and word processing.
Support for ESA Provides real-time and complete PC performance management. Tested by a comprehensive certification program for system compatibility and reliability, ESA-certified components and applications bring you unprecedented control to manage and tune thermal, electrical, acoustic and operating characteristics to maximize your PC’s performance.
NVIDIA Control Panel NVIDIA Control Panel allows you to take full advantage of ESA. Easily adjust PC characteristics for maximum performance. Features NVIDIA System Monitor, so you can seamlessly monitor characteristics in an intuitive and customizable 3D environment.
NVIDIA® MediaShield™ Storage
Suite of features that safeguards your most important digital media assets; always reliable, scalable, and accessible. Includes support for RAID 0, 1, 0+1, 5 configurations and up to six SATA 3Gb/s drives.
Networking with nForce
NVIDIA networking delivers the highest network throughput at the lowest CPU utilization. The manageable and stable NVIDIA networking solution results in better networking management and a lower total cost of ownership. Only NVIDIA integrates this level of networking features to allow you to take your online experience to the next level.
FirstPacket technology Be the ‘King of Ping’ with NVIDIA® FirstPacket™ technology. Get the crystal-clear phone conversations and online gaming performance you expect. NVIDIA FirstPacket technology assures your game data, VoIP conversations, and large file transfers are delivered according to preferences set by you in an intuitive wizard.
PureVideo HD technology NVIDIA® PureVideo® HD technology is the combination of high-definition video decode acceleration and post-processing that delivers unprecedented picture clarity, smooth video, accurate color, and precise image scaling for movies and video. PureVideo HD includes required content protection circuitry (HDCP) for playing the new Blu-ray and HD DVD movies at the highest quality possible, and is directly integrated with the leading HD movie software players. PureVideo HD delivers the ultimate high-definition movie experience on a PC.
NVIDIA Control Panel - Performance Group (2MB PDF) Dynamically control core components within you PC without ever leaving Windows or entering the BIOS. The Performance group of the NVIDIA control panel allows users to optimize and adjust nearly every system component to minimize noise, increase stability, and maximize performance.
NVIDIA System Monitor A new 3D application for seamless monitoring of PC component characteristics. Its unique and intuitive architecture is the ultimate foundation for delivering optimized system, thermal, and acoustic performance of your NVIDIA nForce based PC and ESA certified components.
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