Sapphire Pure Platinum Z68 wiht Intel® Z68 Express Chipset enables Maximum Tuning and Perforamance Flexibility for 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processor. The board had many state of the art features such as on-board USB3.0, four sets of SATA III as well as SATA II ports, four dual channel DDR3 memory slots and 3 Gen2 (x8/x8/x4) PCI-Express expansion slots as well as a host of peripheral connections and on-board 8-channel audio. The SAPPHIRE Pure Platinum Z68 has many features to support ‘overclocking’. The power sections are highly stable, featuring solid capacitors and SAPPHIRE Diamond Black chokes. BIOS options help optimize settings and SAPPHIRE TriXX gives easy access to performance tuning and status monitoring. With Lucid Virtu supports Dynamic Switching Graphics can enjoy 3D/Transcoding perforamnce and also with power saving.