After successfully releasing the unprecedented upgrade series motherboard, K8upgrade-760GX, ASRock Inc, the leading price-performance motherboard maker, is proud to unveil another fabulous "Socket Upgrade Port" design motherboard, ASRock K8Upgrade-1689 motherboard, which is based on the innovative "Upgrade on demand" concept and industry-leading layout design technique ASRock K8Upgrade-1689 features the "Future CPU Port" which provides a Flexible'n'Easy CPU socket upgrade solution. It enables users to upgrade from Socket 754 to Socket 939 through an add-on card - ASrock 939CPU Board. Users could choose to upgrade to Socket 939 by demand as "Future CPU port" provides a flexible and cost-effective upgrade capability.
ASRock Upgrade series provides
-Flexible'n'Easy CPU sockets upgrade interface
Flexible CPU socket upgrade - optional upgrade cards supporting users' prompt CPU upgrade by demand . Easy upgrade interface - Plug and upgrade design without reinstalling other system devices.
-Cost-effective upgrade feature
High potential future upgrade ability - upgrade CPU socket by users' demand. CPU socket upgrade without changing a new motherboard but still keeping current PC system investment.
ASRock Future CPU Port
Future CPU Port:
939CPU Board - Socket939 upgrade module for K8Upgrade-1689
939CPU Board is a socket939 upgrade module for ASRock K8Upgrade series motherboard's "Future CPU Port". 939CPU Board contains socket939, Dual Channel DDR DIMMs, and independent power input, which provides a quick upgrade capability from socket754 to socket939 CPU. 939CPU Board with the yellow-colored indication label is designed for the K8Upgrade Series motherboard with the yellow-colored Future CPU Port.
Here are K7Upgrade-1689 brief specification:
939CPU Board brief specification: