Other PE boards use only 3 or even 2 phases of power and must be considered inadequately powered for both serious overclocking and future generations of CPUs. We don’t see what kept ABIT from organizing the capacitors so that this wouldn’t be a problem. The AGP lever is positioned in such a way that makes it virtually impossible to push into place, forcing us to uninstall the memory module in DIMM slot 1 just to get it positioned correctly. Post Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment. About Us Employment Privacy Policy.

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865PE/875P Motherboard Roundup June 2003 – Part 1: 20-way Shootout

About Us Employment Privacy Policy. In general Abit motherboards are pretty well laid out, and the IS7-G is no exception to that rule.

A lot of the same positive and negative things can be applied to both motherboards. Never open your case to clear lah CMOS again.

Abit IS7-G iPE Motherboard Review –

E-2 Appendix E 6. As you’ll see in the benchmarks, GAT made quite a lnboard of difference in performance, which raises the question: Hardware Setup Power off the computer and unplug the AC power cord before installing or removing memory modules. This option enables or With DIMM slots like this, the facing sides of DDR with a heatspreader are completely insulated from just about all convection cooling. The onboard 3Com Marvell Gigabit Ethernet adapter runs through the PCI bus, but we understand that the IS7-G is aimed at the mainstream market and so most users will probably not be in a position to see a slow down.


Abit IS7-G PCSTATS Review – Onboard Features and Gear

Connectors, Headers and Switches Here we will show you all of the connectors, headers and switches, This item selects the fan that will be monitored These unchangeable items list the current status of the CPU Take care of all your multimedia needs easily, from the front of your PC.

LG HU85L projector needs but two inches to cast a 90″ picture. Considering the amount of motherboards which have DIMM slots right up against one another I’m somewhat surprised that the effect this will have on heatspreader encased memory modules has not been considered.

Click [Finish] to complete setup. Mushkin calls onboarx board problematic and attributes the memory problems to forced implementation of PAT that is not normally present in Motherboards Previous page Next page.

Thanks for you vote Top News. H-2 Appendix H 5.

The IS7 has solid overclocking abilities, with the ability to configure up to a MHz front-side bus and up to 1. It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. Front Panel Audio Connection Header This ie7-g provides the connection to audio connector at front panel Hardware Setup Before the Installation: BIOS updates can be done automatically through Windows.


I’ve played with memory settings for weeks, timings and voltages as well, reinstalled XPPro several times, updated BIOS, got all newest drivers and run out of ideas Then there’s the Vcore, which is available as high as 1. When set to [Yes], this item allows you to run some older What is GAT, and how did it pull off the performance jump?

I may try getting it replaced by NewEgg but I don’t suppose it’ll help. J-2 Appendix J Q: System Spec’s and Benchmarks: This item determines the function mode for How can I get a quick response to my request for technical support?

That is, first make sure your memory timings are as reliably aggressive as your modules are able to withstand.