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Chip Shot: Intel Launches First Intel Desktop Motherboard with Thunderbolt™ Technology

Intel has just launched its new Intel® Desktop Board DZ77RE-75K, Intel’s first Desktop Board with Thunderbolt™ Technology. Intel’s latest Extreme board is based on the Z77 chipset and optimized for the 2nd and 3rd generation Intel Core –K processors in the LGA1155 package. Thunderbolt technology expands PC capabilities and performance, quickly and easily, enabling a whole new market for innovative devices. It delivers 10Gb/s bi-directional data transfer rates, carrying both data and display, and ability to daisy chain devices from a single connector. Intel’s best-in-class DZ77RE-75K board features the Intel Visual BIOS, which enables highly customized performance tuning and overclocking of the CPU core, graphics and memory speeds with unlocked Intel Core –K processors. Other features include touch-screen support, top to bottom graphical interface, and full mouse and keyboard enabled controls. Click on these links for more information about the Intel Desktop Board DZ77RE-75K and Thunderbolt Technology.