Soyo heeft drie nieuwe op VIA chipsets gebaseerde mobo's aangekondigd. Allereerst is er de SY-K7VIA met de Apollo KX133 chipset, 3 DIMM slots, 5xPCI, 1xISA en 1xAMR:
For AMD's new Athlon CPUs, SOYO will ship in April its new SY-K7VIA -- a 200MHz system bus, Slot A-based, ATX footprint system board. The board, designed specifically for AMD's 1GHz CPU's, features VIA's KX 133 AGP chipset.
The SY-K7VIA uses standard SDRAM, expandable to 1.5GB. Expansion slots will include five 32-bit PCI slots, one 16-bit ISA slot, one AGP slot, and one AMR (audio modem riser) slot. List price is $180.00 with volume discounts available. [break] De SY-7VCA (ATX: 3xDIMM, 5xPCI, 1xISA) en SY-7VCM (MicroATX: 2xDIMM, 3xPCI) zijn gebaseerd op de de Apollo Pro 133A chipset en zijn bedoeld voor socket370 CPU's: [/break] SOYO will offer two new motherboards, the SY-7VCA ATX ($145.00 MSRP) and SY-7VCM MicroATX ($135.00 MSRP) -- for Intel's 1GHz Pentium III, Socket 370 CPUs. Both feature VIA's 694X chipset, which has selectable front side system bus speeds of 66/100/133 MHz. The boards have also been designed to support SDRAM to give users more cost-effective memory solution. The SY-7VCA is expandable to 1.5GB with three 168-pin SDRAM DIMM sockets while the SY-7CM is expandable to 1GB SDRAM. Both boards also include an on board AC 97 CODEC to provide a software audio solution, and one audio/modem riser connector.
The SY-7VCA offers a number of expansion options with five 32-bit PCI slots, one 16-bit ISA slot and universal AGP slot with support for 1x/2x/4x mode graphics. The SY-7VCM features three 32-bit PCI slots, and an AGP slot with support to 4x mode.