MSI Presents the World’s First PCI Express Gen3 Limited Edition Bundle, Includes Big Bang XPower II Motherboard, Radeon R7970 GPU and Battlefield 3

Hassan Mujtaba

 MSI announces today the world's first PCI Express Generation 3 bundle, meeting gamers' desire for superior computing performance with its flagship mainboard - Big Bang-XPower II, the top single-core graphics card – Radeon R7970-2PMD3GD5, and the hottest PC game of 2011 – Battlefield 3!

MSI's Big Bang-XPower II adopts a 22-phase power supply design with 7 expansion slots complying with the PCI Express Gen 3 specification. The R7970-2PMD3GD5 is the world first PCI Express Gen 3 compliant graphics card that incorporates MSI's proprietary Afterburner software, allowing GPU voltage adjustment for greater overclocking potential. This limited bundle comes with one of 2011's top game, Battlefield 3.

Through the hardware of this bundle and Intel's second-generation Sandy Bridge-E series CPUs, a comprehensive gaming experience can be enjoyed based on the latest PCI Express Gen 3 specification running at 32GB/s bandwidth, twice faster as its predecessor. This limited bundle is the ultimate choice for experiencing the power of PCI Express Gen 3 platforms as it contains the MSI Big Bang-XPower II mainboard and R7970-2PMD3GD5 graphic card with a gift of the PC game Battlefield 3!

The world's first PCI Express Gen 3 Limited Edition bundle of mainboard and graphics card

The latest PCI Express Gen 3 specification can provide up to a staggering 32GB/s bandwidth, twice the speed of the previous generation! MSI's flagship mainboard Big Bang-XPower II adopts 7 PCI Express Gen3 compliant expansion slots and a 22-phase hybrid power supply design, an industry-first delivering up to 770A. Meanwhile, it also supports 4-way SLI / Crossfire multi-GPU processing technology for the most powerful 3D gaming performance.

The R7970-2PMD3GD5 is not only the world first graphics card that adopts PCI Express Gen 3 specification, but also the performance winner among currently available single-core graphics cards on the market. With MSI's proprietary Afterburner software, the core voltage can be tweaked to improve overclocking performance! MSI's world's first limited edition bundle of a flagship mainboard and top graphic card is the ultimate choice in experiencing the latest and most powerful PCI Express Gen 3 platform, and with the inclusion of Battlefield 3 users can enjoy the overwhelming hardware power and gameplay experience!

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