Today Gigabyte has unveiled new motherboards which feature Gigabyte’s USB 3.0, SATA 3.0. These technologies together combined offer blazing fast datatransfer speeds to Intel P55 Express chipset based Gigabyte motherboards.
The Gigabyte’s USB 3.0 specifications, phenomenal 5GB per sec speeds are promised. But this will help only when more USB 3.0 specification based peripherals would be made available in the market. The use of USB 3.0 certified host controller from NEC Electronics.
SATA rev 3.0 is capable of boosting transfer speeds by up to four times than those available in SATA 2.0 when storage drives are configured in RAID 0 modes.
Supporting the all new Serial-ATA revision 3.0 versions, high-speed storage devices can offer data transfer speeds of up to 6Gbps. Seagate’s Barracuda XT would be first hard disk to support SATA rev 3.0 connectivity interface. These Motherboards are Windows 7 ready, support LGA 1156 socket bearing Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors with DDR3 memory modules.