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Poly 790FX
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Poly 790FX
Quad-Core Phenom Processors, CrossFireX™
6 SATA RAID-5, 3 IEEE1394, 1066MHz DDR2

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Supports AM2+ Phenom™/ AM2 series Processors
AMD 790FX Chipset
4 DIMMs w/ DDR2 1200/1066/800 up to 16 GB
6 x SATA 3 Gb/s, RAID 0, 1, 0+1
Quad PCI-E Graphics with ATI CrossFireX™
8 Ch. Audio; Dual Gb LAN; 3x1394a


The Poly 790FX is the new age solution for extreme gamers demanding superior 3-D graphics and supreme performance. This system is geared with the latest technology from today's hottest gaming market. Using the new Phenom true quad-core processor combined with two ATI's 3870X2 graphics cards in a CrossfireX setup, we transformed the Poly 790FX into AMD's new Spider Platform driving gaming performance to a whole new level of extreme. It not only handle all of today's hottest PC games but with plenty room to spare making sure your system will never see red line to play your favorite games.

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AMD Phenom II X4 955 QuadCore CPU 3.2GHz 8M 125W, 4GB DDR3 1333MHz, 3TB Hitachi 1TBx3 SATA-II 7200RPM HD 32M Cache 3.5",ATI FireGL V7600 DVI+DVI x16 PCI Express w/512MB,
Vista Home Premium 64Bit DVD
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AMD Phenom™ QuadCore 9650, ATI Radeon 4830, 4GB 800MHz DDR2, 2 x 74GB 10RPM+500GB SATA, Vista Ultimate, 22" LCD
Top 10 Power Desktop PCs... REVIEW DATE:08,08,2008.
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  • AMD 790FX Chipset
  • AMD Phenom™ X4 9650 2.3GHz 2MB
  • AMD Phenom™ X4 9750 2.4GHz 2MB
  • AMD Phenom™ X4 9850 2.5GHz 2MB Black Edition
  • 2 or 4 GB 800 MHz PC2-10600 DDR2 SDRAM
  • 2 or 4 GB 1066 MHz PC-2-12800 DDR2 SDRAM
  • 2 or 4 GB 1200 MHz PC-2-12800 DDR2 SDRAM
Graphics &

Four 16-lane PCI Express graphics slots with one or up to four of the following:

    • ATI Radeon™ 3850 with 512MB of GDDR3 SDRAM, supports Dual-Link DVI
    • ATI Radeon™ 3870  with 512MB of GDDR3 SDRAM, supports Dual-Link DVI
    • ATI Radeon™ 3870X2*** with 512MB of GDDR3 SDRAM, supports Dual-Link DVI

Resolution: Dual-link DVI ports support up to 2560 by 1600 pixels

CrossFireX Mode:  Links 2 or more graphics adapters to gain better performance while gaming.  Also able to support 2 monitors per graphics adapted included.  ***Supports up to 2 cards in CrossFire Mode.


Supports up to 6 SATA-II Hard Drives, using the following:

  • 74GB 10,000 rpm SATA-II
  • 160GB 10,000 rpm SATA-II
  • 320GB 7200 rpm SATA-II
  • 500GB 7200 rpm SATA-II
  • 750GB 7200 rpm SATA-II
  • 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA-II

Optional RAID settings are available for redundancy or performance.

Optical Drives

Supports up to two:

  • DVD+/-R/RW+/-DL w/Lightscribe
  • Blu-ray and HD DVD-ROM w/ Lightscribe
    Media Software Included
  • Integrated 10/100/1000 Mbits/sec
  • Integrated High Definition 7.1 Surround Sound and Audio
I/O control

Rear Panel Ports:

  • PS/2 2 
  • 6x USB 2.0 
  • IEEE 1394a (FireWire)
  • eSATA 3Gb/s 
  • S/PDIF Out: 1x Optical, 1x Coaxial 
  • Audio Ports 6 Ports

Front Panel Ports:

  • 2x USB 2.0
  • IEEE 1394a (FireWire)
  • Audio In and Out
Expansion Slots
  • Four PCI Express x16 2.0 – Double: x16/x16 ; Triple: x16/x8/x8 ; Quad: x8/x8/x8/x8 modes
  • Two PCI Slots
Chassis TS514 10-Bay Standard ATX Tower, 7 standard I/O Slots
Drive Bay:      5 x 5.25" Exposed, 1 x 3.5" Exposed, 4 x 3.5" Internal
Front Top I/O:  1 x eSATA, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x Firewire, 2 x Audio Jacks
Cooling:        25cm low-RPM Quiet Side Fan, Optional 12cm low-RPM Quiet front and Rear Fans
Dimension:      18.2"H x 8"W x19.3"D  (45 lb excludes Monitor)
Power Supply: 700Watt 80 Plus High Efficiency with PFC, Optional 400W, 600W, 1000W and 1200W, FCC, CE, UR Certified
OS Supported Windows Vista™ Ultimate 64/32bit, Business, Premium, XP Professional, Linux, FreeBSD, Sun Solaris.
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