Overall the Intel 945 chipset platform is definitely a good replacement for both the I925XE and the I915 series. It's up to the manufacturer to put it to good use, and Gigabyte has done that with both these motherboards.
- GA-8I945P Pro Final Thoughts
Gigabyte's first I945 motherboard is a great option for someone looking for a cheap board with great features, sweet layout and fantastic overclocking options.
Overall we have no great complaints against this motherboard and it competes very well against the more expensive ASUS I955x motherboard.
Good overclocking support
Additional IDE RAID
No Additional SATA
- Latest Pricing
Rating - 8 out of 10
- GA-8I945P Dual Graphic
This is the ultimate for motherboard enthusiasts who want maximum support for multiple monitors without breaking the bank.
Firewire-B, IDE RAID and Dual PCI-E graphics ports make this motherboard a must have I945 also at a good price compared to more expensive I955x motherboard.
Good overclocking support
Extra IDE RAID
Dual PCI-E x16 ports for up to four monitors
No SLI or Crossfire support (yet)
Rating - 9 out of 10
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- Page 1 [Introduction]
- Page 2 [Specifications]
- Page 3 [Gigabyte GA-8I945P Pro (Features)]
- Page 4 [Gigabyte GA-8I945P Pro (Overclocking)]
- Page 5 [Gigabyte GA-8I945P Dual Graphic (Features)]
- Page 6 [Gigabyte GA-8I945P Dual Graphic (Overclocking)]
- Page 7 [Benchmarks - Test System Setup and SiSoft Sandra]
- Page 8 [Benchmarks - PCMark]
- Page 9 [Benchmarks - 3DMark Series]
- Page 10 [Benchmarks - Doom 3]
- Page 11 [Benchmarks - Half Life 2]
- Page 12 [Benchmarks - Battlefield 2]
- Page 13 [Final Thoughts]
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