Introducing ECS A885GM-A2 & A885GM-M2 motherboards – ideal for the next-generation Six-Core platforms

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Taipei, Taiwan, April 26th, 2010 – Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS), a leading motherboard, graphics card, barebone system and notebook manufacturer, today announces the launch of A885GM-A2 and A885GM-M2 motherboards based on the latest AMD® 880G / SB850 chipsets with the latest features to provide mainstream users the most affordable Six-Core system.


Easy to Build, Easy to Overclock — Feel the Power of the Latest Six-Core Platform
To meet the next-generation platform, the ECS A885GM-A2 and A885GM-M2 motherboards are ready to support the latest AMD Six-Core Phenom II CPU, meaning that users can easily get additional 50% performance over Quad-Core system. Furthermore, with the well-known ECS M.I.B. III (Motherboard Intelligent BIOS) bios-level easy overclocking utility, users can feel the noticeable extra performance by overclocking the whole system themselves. After setting up the ECS M.I.B III, advanced overclockers can further extract performance by using the latest exclusive overclocking utility called ECS eOC.

Faster, Smarter, Safer and Easier
The ECS A885GM-A2 and A885GM-M2 motherboards come natively with SATA 6Gbps function which provides two times faster transfer rate than the previous generation. Besides, all PCIE Gen.2 slots provide double bandwidth over PCIE Gen.1 for high-end graphics cards and high transfer rate add-on cards such as the ECS U3N2 USB 3.0 controller. Finaly, the ECS eBLU (easy Bios Live Update utility) and eDLU (easy Driver Live Update utility) deliver to the users a safe, easy and fast way for updating BIOS and drivers.