The GIGABYTE G1.Assassin includes a full array of connections including
eight USB 2.0 ports, four being USB 3.0 ports with blue highlights,
separate PS2 keyboard and mouse connectors, gigabit Ethernet
connectivity via the Bigfoot Networks Killer E2100 network processor, as
well as one coaxial and optical S/PDIF connector and a set of five
analogue 3.5mm outputs driven by Creative's SoundBlaster X-Fi digital
audio processor integrated onto the motherboard.
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips