Latest in Atom

Image credit:

Video: DFI hybrid motherboard runs two whole systems... simultaneously!

Darren Murph
09.18.09
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links


These days, the word "hybrid" gets tossed around like a rag doll. We've got hybrid cars, hybrid SLI and hybrid image stabilization -- and that's just for starters. But friends, this hybrid is one worth paying attention to. DFI has been working overtime in order to concoct the next great mainboard, and if this thing can really deliver as advertised, we'd say the gurus responsible for it will succeed greatly. The Hybrid P45-ION-T2A2 motherboard can actually house a complete Atom / Ion-based system on one side, while handling a traditional Socket 775 CPU system on the other. In other words, this single motherboard can power -- let's say -- a low-power server system and your next gaming setup. At the same time! We're still waiting on a firm release date and price, but 'til then, hop on past the break for a swell demonstration vid.



All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

Engadget's Guide to Privacy

Engadget's Guide to Privacy

View
Batman comes to 'Fortnite' along with Catwoman and Gotham City

Batman comes to 'Fortnite' along with Catwoman and Gotham City

View
Hitting the Books: Searching for ancient cities from space

Hitting the Books: Searching for ancient cities from space

View
The Morning After: Taking a look inside the iPhone 11 Pro Max

The Morning After: Taking a look inside the iPhone 11 Pro Max

View
Ask Engadget: How can I improve my rural internet?

Ask Engadget: How can I improve my rural internet?

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr