nVidia steps in with the 500 series, including the nForce 590 SLI, that has support for dual 16-lane PCI Ex cards (though that isn't entirely new), a “stock overclocked tested” function they are calling LinkBoost, designed specifically for nVidia cards that are rated to handle it. They've also fixed bugs in the onboard ethernet controller, an integrated QoS feature designed to improve performance of certain applications, and even an integrated connection shotgunning that will let you bond the onboard nics together for a theoretically 2GBbp/s of bandwidth available. Overall, both nVidia and ATI's initial offerings for AM2 seem to be more feature-rich than entirely performance oriented, which makes a lot of sense considering much faster CPUs won't be available for yet some time. Both chipsets are definitely worth looking at.
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