In connection with the recent announcement of processors from Intel's third generation in the market one after another, continue to appear motherboards based on chipset Intel Z77 Express.GIGABYTE has not remained aloof from this process and in May 2012 introduced the flagship motherboard for a new line of processors, namely the GIGABYTE G1 Sniper 3.
Motherboard GIGABYTE G1 Sniper 3 refers to the not so long ago appeared the line gaming cards G1-Killer, which includes models for virtually all modern sockets. Last year, we became acquainted with the model of high-performance GIGABYTE G1 assassin 2 for Socket LGA2011, it is also worth considering that the board has now considered "little sister" in the face GIGABYTE G1.
Sniper M3 the main difference between them is a Micro ATX format of the younger solutions and, consequently, fewer slots for discrete graphics cards, a lack of integrated circuits in the PLX PEX 8747 GIGABYTE G1 Sniper M3, whereby an increasing number of lines, PCI-Express 3.0, does not allow to use the best configuration of NVIDIA SLI and ATI CrossFireX x16/x16. Accordingly, for the most powerful gaming systems are much better fits the model under consideration today.
Packing motherboard GIGABYTE G1 Sniper 3 framed in the original "military" style and is equipped with a handle for easy carrying. At the front of the main producer of focused attention on the logo of a series of G1-Killer, and the model name board, at the bottom of the logos are proprietary technologies that are applied on the motherboard.