Akiba has a quick rundown on the new family of Intel P55 chipset motherboards released by ASUS, MSI, Gigabyte, Biostar and several other motherboard manufacturers at CeBIT this week in Germany. The Intel P55 chipset supports the new mainstream LGA1156 CPU socket.
Take a good look at each of these new motherboards, notice something missing?
(the following images are credited to Akiba PC)
ASUS P7U Pro motherboard
BIOSTAR TPOWER I55 Motherboard
GIGABYTE GA-IBX Motherboard
MSI G7P55-DC Motherboard
MSI G9P55-DC Motherboard (nForce 200)
The new Turbo Memory Slot
And last but not least the new super high end ASUS MARINE COOL Intel X58 motherboard with onboard UPS battery backup, liquid cooling, failover memory, and a price tag of $500.