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Velocity Micro Offers Haswell Refresh Processors and Intel 9 Series Chipset Motherboards on Select Systems

New processors and H97/Z97 chipset motherboards are available on the Edge and Vector classes, with configurations starting at $899. By ChannelPro

Velocity Micro has unveiled new systems featuring the Haswell refresh processor models Core i7-4790, Core i5-4690, Core i5-4590, and Core i5-4460 along with Intel 9 Series Chipset Family motherboards from Gigabyte.

“Intel’s latest processor brings more power and better efficiency, creating even more value, while the Z97 and H97 chipset motherboards offer some great new features for our enthusiast customer base,” says Randy Copeland, president and CEO of Velocity Micro.

Features of the new Z97 and H97 chipsets include support for PCIe M.2 solid-state drives on select boards, additional USB 3.0 headers, and support for 5th Generation Intel Core Processors. By offering a selection of Z97 and H97 motherboards from Gigabyte, Velocity Micro PCs will also provide the following additional features on select models:

  • Onboard Creative Sound Core3D Audio
  • Gold-plated audio, DVI-I, and DisplayPort connectors
  • Integrated Killer E2200 Ethernet controller offering up to 50% faster online gaming and 300% faster media performance

Desktop configurations start at $899. For more information, visit


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