Intel Mobile CPU SIMA card for the PF88 Extreme
ECS Elitegroup has today announced its brand new I9S SIMA card, a platform
converter card for the PF88 Extreme Hybrid Motherboard. Now, in addition to
running Intel Socket 775 processors, end-users can also run the latest Intel
Pentium M mobile processors (Socket 479) on their PF88.
Delivering the benefits of a Mobile CPU to the PF88, the I9S SIMA card allows
end-users to experience the quieter, higher performance and lower power
consumption from Intel mobile processors without the need of buying a brand new
The I9S SIMA card, the third add-on conversion card for the PF88, comes with
Socket 479 support, SiS649 North Bridge, and accommodates a maximum of 2GB of
DDR400 SDRAM with two on-board memory slots.
The PF88 Extreme Hybrid is the industry’s first 64-bit ready motherboard
featuring multi-platform support. It can transform an Intel platform into an AMD
platform with the addition of a SIMA card. The latest SIMA cards to be brought
to market by ECS, also allow the PF88 motherboard to run the latest mobile
processors. Like other ECS Extreme motherboards, the PF88 Extreme also comes
with the company’s proprietary dynamic overclocking technology, Instant
Overclocking Controller (I.O.C.).