Via Joshua chip gets mobo support

Iwill to intro systems shortly

The Cyrix technology acquired by chipset company Via earlier this year is now poised to appear in the first machines. Iwill has announced it will introduce a motherboard called the WA133-S, aimed at supporting Socket 370 flip chip Celerons and the Cyrix (Via) Joshua chip. The mobo also comes with onboard Ultra SCSI, the company said and will support the 133MHz Front Side Bus. The mobo will also have Ethernet built in. At the same time, Iwill announced a Socket 370/Slot 1 converter. Thanks to Japanese reader Battlax for pointing us to the information. See also Via poised to ship 500MHz+ Socket 370 Cyrix chip

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