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VIA K8T800 Performance Motherboard Shootout - Gigabyte, MSI and ABIT

VIA K8T800 Performance Motherboard Shootout - Gigabyte, MSI and ABIT

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Dec 29, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

It's time for the battle of the big guns in the AMD Athlon 64 motherboard department. We've collected three high-end performance motherboards from Gigabyte, MSI and ABIT which are all based on VIA's K8T800... Read the article.

Soyo KT600 Dragon Ultra Platinum Motherboard Review

Soyo KT600 Dragon Ultra Platinum Motherboard Review

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Dec 21, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

Don't be fooled, the Athlon XP processor is still going strong despite the release of the expensive and not yet mainstream Athlon 64 processor by AMD. Today we've got the Soyo KT600 Dragon Ultra Platinum... Read the review.

Gigabyte 8S655FX Ultra Motherboard Review

Gigabyte 8S655FX Ultra Motherboard Review

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Dec 15, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

It wasn't too long ago that we looked at SiS with their 655 based chipset for the Intel processor line. While it performed fine, the folks over at SiS didn't kick back and relax, but have now come out... Read the review.

AMD Athlon 64 Motherboards Head to Head - Albatron vs. EPoX

AMD Athlon 64 Motherboards Head to Head - Albatron vs. EPoX

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Dec 10, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

In the first of our AMD Athlon 64 Motherboard Head to Head articles we put the Albatron K8X800 Pro II up against the EPoX 8HDA3 which are both based on VIA's K8T800 chipset with the VT8237 Southbridge... Read the article.

Soltek SL-87CW-EL Motherboard - Canterwood on a budget

Soltek SL-87CW-EL Motherboard - Canterwood on a budget

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Dec 5, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

Soltek are a company who are known for producing many different value-end motherboards. Today we have their SL-87CW-EL motherboard based on the Intel Canterwood chipset for the Pentium 4 on the test bed... Read the review.

DFI LANPARTY "B" Canterwood and Springdale - Head to Head

DFI LANPARTY "B" Canterwood and Springdale - Head to Head

By:

Steve Dougherty |

Posted:

Dec 3, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

We've got two very capable Pentium 4 based chipsets under the spotlight today from Intel based on DFI's new line of LANPARTY "B" motherboards for the enthusiast. We compare the more expensive Canterwood... Read the article.

ABIT AI7 Springdale Motherboard - Pure Intelligence by ABIT

ABIT AI7 Springdale Motherboard - Pure Intelligence by ABIT

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 21, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

ABIT's latest motherboard is the value-orientated AI7 for the Pentium 4 based on Intel's Springdale chipset. We put it right up against the IC7 MAX3 based on the more expensive Canterwood chipset and... Read the review.

Gigabyte GA-7VT600-1394 Motherboard - AMD 32-bit processing not dead yet

Gigabyte GA-7VT600-1394 Motherboard - AMD 32-bit processing not dead yet

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 13, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

While AMD's Athlon 64 has taken much spot light over the past while, AMD 32-bit central processing is far from dead. Read on as we take a look at the Gigabyte GA-7VT600-1394 motherboard based on VIA's... Read the review.

VIA EPIA M1000 Mini-ITX - Tiny yet Mighty

VIA EPIA M1000 Mini-ITX - Tiny yet Mighty

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 3, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

When you think of Small Form Factor the first company you probably think of is Shuttle. Though, VIA Technology is another company up the top of the pack leading the new frontier with their EPIA Mini-ITX... Read the review.

Gigabyte 8IPE1000 Pro 2 GT2004 - Springdale at Full Speed

Gigabyte 8IPE1000 Pro 2 GT2004 - Springdale at Full Speed

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 1, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

Gigabyte's 8IPE1000 Pro 2 GT2004 motherboard is the first to introduce their new C.I.A and M.I.B automatic acceleration technology. Read on and see how Gigabyte takes the Intel Springdale chipset to full... Read the review.

ABIT IC7 MAX3 - Taking Canterwood to the MAX

ABIT IC7 MAX3 - Taking Canterwood to the MAX

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Oct 28, 2003 5:00 am |

Summary:

AMD Athlon 64 has taken most of the spotlight over the past month but we shouldn't forget about Intel Pentium 4. One such motherboard to support it is ABIT's IC7 MAX3, which takes the Canterwood chipset... Read the review.

MSI vs. Chaintech: Tier 2 i865PE Head to Head

MSI vs. Chaintech: Tier 2 i865PE Head to Head

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Oct 22, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

It's time for Tier 2 of our Intel 865PE Springdale Head to Head articles which this time compares two Pentium 4 based motherboards from MSI and Chaintech. Read the article.

DFI nForce 2 Lanparty Motherboard Review

DFI nForce 2 Lanparty Motherboard Review

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Sep 9, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

Sure, the AMD64 series of 64-bit mainstream processors are starting to become a hit among enthusiasts around the world before its official worldwide launch later this month. For the time being though... Read the review.

Abit vs. Gigabyte: Tier 1 i865PE Head to Head

Abit vs. Gigabyte: Tier 1 i865PE Head to Head

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Aug 18, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

Many folks are not aware that component manufacturers are broken down into groups. These groups, called "Tiers", are a means to tell us how high a company ranks on the food chain. The upper levels will... Read the article.

EPoX 4PCA3+ Canterwood Motherboard Review

EPoX 4PCA3+ Canterwood Motherboard Review

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Aug 4, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

EPoX are a smaller Taiwanese motherboard manufacturer who have been known for years for their high performing, highly overclockable AMD based motherboards. Does this trend follow over to the Intel side... Read the review.

Soltek SL-KT600-R (VIA KT600) Motherboard Review

Soltek SL-KT600-R (VIA KT600) Motherboard Review

By:

Mike Wright |

Posted:

Jul 28, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

We've been hearing about the latest and greatest from VIA, the KT600 chipset. Now its time to find out if it can handle the load and earn a coveted spot in your own performance rig. With native support... Read the review.

Soltek SL-86SPE-L Springdale Motherboard Review

Soltek SL-86SPE-L Springdale Motherboard Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jul 24, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

It's often hard to find a motherboard which offers great performance at an affordable price. Today Shawn "Toxic" Baker takes a look at the Soltek SL-86SPE-L motherboard which is based on Intel's mainstream... Read the review.

DFI LANPARTY Pro 875 Motherboard Review

DFI LANPARTY Pro 875 Motherboard Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jul 16, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

Ever since Intel introduced the hallowed two words, "Dual Channel", with their Granite Bay chipset towards the end of last year, the tides have turned from AMD controlling the enthusiast crowd to strongly... Read the review.

8-Way nVidia nForce 2 Motherboard Roundup

8-Way nVidia nForce 2 Motherboard Roundup

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jul 3, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

Since its announcement from nVidia, nForce 2 has been one of the most hyped up chipsets the industry has seen. Roughly six months ago nVidia brought this chipset to life with a huge bang, with many motherboards... Read the article.

Gigabyte 8KNXP I875P Motherboard Review

Gigabyte 8KNXP I875P Motherboard Review

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

May 29, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

Intel's I875P Canterwood Dual Channel DDR-400, 800MHz FSB Pentium 4 chipset has been out for a while now. Many companies have produced motherboards based on this chipset, one company is Gigabyte with... Read the review.

Chaintech 9CJS Canterwood Motherboard Review

Chaintech 9CJS Canterwood Motherboard Review

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

May 10, 2003 4:00 am |

Summary:

Intel's new flagship Dual Channel, 800MHz FSB desktop chipset, the 875P aka Canterwood, has been met with rave evaluations by the review community as a whole. Chaintech are offering one of the first retail... Read the review.

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