The Colorful Technology Company Limited announces the CVN B660I GAMING FROZEN and CVN B660I GAMING mini-ITX boards as the latest additions to the CVN Series motherboards for Intel Core processors of the 12th generation.
The front-to-back PCB of the GAMING FROZEN motherboard is white, while the heatsinks are of silver CVN cooling armor. The CVN B660I motherboards are ideal for fans of small-form-factor PCs looking for a portable powerhouse. The mini-ITX motherboard offers two DDR4 DIMM slots that can accommodate up to 64GB of dual-channel memory and a maximum DDR4-4600 (OC) frequency. It also boasts an 8+1 Dr MOS power phase architecture. The motherboard has two M.2 slots (PCIe 4.0 + PCIe 3.0), each of which can accommodate up to two NVMe SSDs. Let’s check out the specs and features below;
COLORFUL CVN B660I GAMING FROZEN / GAMING Specifications
|CPU||Intel® 12th Generation Core™ Processor|
|Power supply phase||8+1 Power Phase (Dr MOS)|
|Memory||2x DDR4 DIMM Socket Dual-Channel* *Single memory supports up to 32GB capacity, total memory capacity supports up to 64GB DDR4-4600(OC)/4200(OC)/4000(OC)/3600(OC)/3200/2933/2666/2400 MHz Memory Support|
|Expansion Slot||1xPCIe 5.0 x16|
|Storage||Support 4x SATA 6Gb/s M.2_Front: Support Type 2280 for SSD (PCIe 4.0 x4 SSD&SATA SSD*) *When this interface is used with SATA protocol, the SATA1 interface will be blocked. M.2_Back: Support Type 2280 for SSD (PCIe 3.0 x4 SSD)|
|Internal Connectors||1x 24-pin ATX Power connector 1x 8-pin 12V Power connector 2x Front USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A 1x Front USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C 2x Front USB 2.0|
|I/O Ports||4x USB2.0; 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A; 1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C; 1x HDMI port; 1x DP port;|
|LAN||GAMING FROZEN: Realtek 2.5G + Wi-Fi 6|
GAMING: Intel Gbit LAN + Wi-Fi 6
|Audio||6-Channel High-Definition audio CODEC|
|Dimensions||170mm x 170mm ITX|
Dual M.2 Slots
- Both the CVN B660I GAMING FROZEN and the CVN B660I GAMING have two M.2 slots.
- Passive NVMe SSD cooling is improved with a front PCIe Gen4x4 M.2 2280 slot and CVN Cooling Armor.
- A PCIe Gen3x4 M.2 2280 slot provides high-speed storage for gaming and productivity.
Redesigned BIOS UI
- The Z690 and B660 series have a revised BIOS UI to improve navigation. One tab has overclocking features.
- Under the Advanced category are advanced overclocking modes and modifications. The BIOS site simplifies monitoring, fan profiling, smart fan control, and hardware data.
- The CVN B660I GAMING FROZEN has the newest connectivity features, including a 2.5 GbE connector and Wi-Fi 6.
- Motherboards include a USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-C port, four USB 2.0 ports, and two USB 3.2 ports. Motherboards have USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C headers for desktop USB-C ports.
Pricing and Availability
The COLORFUL CVN B660I GAMING FROZEN and CVN B660I GAMING motherboards are now available at partner resellers in select regions. As far as the pricing is concerned, the “Frozen” is priced at $159 (about Rs. 12,601~) while the “Gaming” is priced at $154 (about Rs. 12,205 ~), respectively.
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