Motherboard MSI Z270 Gaming M5 Review (Part II)

So, let's continue reviewing the new motherbord recently released by the MSI company — Z270 Gaming M5.


UEFI Features

The MSI company UEFI appearance has not at all changed. It is called the Click BIOS 5. A mechanism M-Flash, which has already worked without any remarks, is used to update the firmware. Basic mode allows to learn in detail about the processor, memory and storage devices used in the system. Moreover, here you can customize the work of coolers, enable XMP profile, or use the services of instant acceleration realized by the company’s engineers. The selected shell items may be optionally gathered in one of the five individual sections.


Hardware Monitor component will show the four most important current values for voltages acceleration. Just six coolers can change the momentum by scripts generated on the board. An interactive version is exclusively used for CPU 1 and PUMP 1 pads. The four system fans operate initially at a fixed speed, but still you can …

Meet the 2nd Generation of Maximus 2 Platform from Nvidia

Last November Nvidia 'shattered' the IT market with its Maximus platform. Currently, the company is officially presenting the second generation of the platform – Maximus 2. The new platform is based on the advanced GPUs which employ Kepler architecture. The major task assigned to the Maximus 2 is to provide an unmatched performance and efficiency in quite different spheres of enterprise, starting from computer graphics and finishing with oil industry. Besides, it has got improved facilities of virtualization and analyzing activities.



According to the data claimed by the manufacturer, workstations developed on Maximus 2 platform will be put into sale already this December. It is already known that there are a number of companies that will employ Nvidia Maximus 2 in their product lines. Hence, such companies as Dell, HP, Lenovo, Supermicro, and BOXX technologies will introduce their workstations based on this platform.


It should be stated that the second generation of …

Overview of the Aerocool SI-5100 Midi-Tower Case

The name of the series of cases Aerocool SI is an abbreviation for System Intergration. In other words, these chassis are designed for OEM-assemblers that produce ready-made computer systems in bulk batches on request.


Characteristics

Case type: Midi-Tower

Dimensions, mm: 430 (H)x198 (W)x425 (D)

Material: ABS plastic, steel

Weight, kg: 3,8

Color: black

Form factor: ATX

Devices 5.25": 1

3.5 «external devices: –

3.5 „/2.5“ internal devices: 2/3

Supported number of expansion slots: 7

Front fans: 3 x 120 mm (optional)

Rear fans: 1 x 120 mm (installed)

Side fans: 1 x 120 mm (optional)

Internal fans: 1 x 120 mm (optional)

Interface sockets: 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0, microphone in and headphone out


Packing and Delivery Kit

The packaging of the case is simple and informative. Protection from transportation damage is elementary – dampers made of foam and plastic bag.


The set of parts is assembled in a small bag. …
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