View Full Version : Are there any mATX SLI motherboards??

07-19-05, 01:25 PM
Once the 6600LE hits the streets I plan on building a low end/high performance game machine but need to know if I can stick with a mATX setup, which I prefer, or have to get a full size board.

07-19-05, 01:51 PM
I remember seeing a mATX SLi board... Can't remember where though

07-19-05, 02:57 PM
Isnt the new Albatron board small in comparison? I dont think its mATX though.

07-19-05, 09:42 PM
The albatron board is a skinny board :) Not necessarily mATX...

07-19-05, 10:08 PM
Yes that it, Albatron K8SLI (http://www.albatron.com.tw/english/it/mb/specification.asp?pro_id=190#) is indeed mATX board, it measured 293x198mm, that are fit within mATX spec of 244x244mm. K8SLI is slimmer but wider because of dual PCI Express x16 slots for SLi, I remember saw the news weeks ago with the pictures of the board bare fit into a mATX case. :)

07-20-05, 11:01 PM
The K8SLI measures 12.0" 9.6" which is a bit larger than mATX 9.6" 9.6".

07-21-05, 12:05 AM
I dunno if mATX + SLI is a good idea. Two graphics cards can really put out the heat. I'd recommend getting a full ATX case or keeping with mATX and getting a single 6800 (best choice IMO).