MSI has unexpectedly announced the K9A2 Platinum motherboard featuring AMD's 790 FX chipset (the new official name of the RD790). The board includes four PCI-Express 2.0 x16 slots, support for 800/1066MHz DDR2 memory and HyperTransport 3.0. The board supports all AM2 and AM2+ processors, although a launch date is still unknown.

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