Do you want to build a powerful system out of an ultra-affordable barebone? Get the MSI K9N6SGM-V Socket AM2 Barebone Kit now. A select group of components form the kit to provide you with the performance you need.
Donâ€™t let the high-priced barebone kits make you sad and blue. With the MSI K9N6SGM-V Socket AM2 Barebone Kit, your dreams can finally come true.
Put it all Together
This kit promises to be a reliable, easily upgradeable system that won’t hurt the checkbook. It comes with a powerful AMD processor, a compact motherboard based on the NVIDIAÂ® GeForce 6100 chipset, loads of hard drive storage, and a Crucial memory module.
All these are stored in a pleasant-looking, full-featured mid-tower case.
The PowerUp Black ATX Mid-Tower Case has a 450 watt power supply to fill the energy needs of your components. However, thatâ€™s not all. Red LED lights and silver trimming highlight the boxy design of the steel chassis. The clear side panel is vented to promote good airflow. An available 120mm fan port further helps in cooling your fantastic system. There are four external 5.25â€ drive bays, two external 3.5â€ drive bays, and four internal 3.5â€ drive bays for expansion opportunities. USB and audio ports on the front panel are covered for protection.
Inside, the MSI K9N6GM-V motherboard is snug and will feel right at home. The motherboard has a micro-ATX form factor and is compatible with Socket AM2 processors. It offers support for AMD Sempron, AMD Athlon 64, and AMD Athlon 64 X2 processors, and boasts HyperTransport Technology for fast streaming of data.
For gaming speed, Its nVIDIA GeForce 6100 chipset provides enough power to run videos and games smoothly. If youâ€™re not much of an IGP fan, you can simply install a GPU via the available PCI Express X16 slot. It supports up to 800MHz of dual-channel memory for fast and speedy overall performance. The included 1GB 533MHz memory module from Crucial provides reliable performance for a fast system.
An AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ processor offers 2.0 GHz clock speed, 1GHz FSB speed, and 512×2 KB L2 cache. This fast dual-core boasts AMD64 technology so it can provide the needed computing for 32- and 64-bit applications. It has a thermal design power of only 65 watts, thanks to its 90nm architecture. Cool â€˜nâ€™ Quiet technology lets you do your tasks without worrying about possible system overheating. This technology also allows for the processor to run without distracting noise.
Finally, a 160 GB SATA hard drive gives you enough storage space for all your files and applications. This hard drive is roomy enough for nearly anything – office tools, school presentations, photos and videos.
All these are combined in the MSI K9N6SGM-V Socket AM2 Barebone Kit to give you your bare necessities. Customize a smashing DIY system with this affordable wonder.
Contributed by Ethel Kay Merioles, Product Reviewer