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ECS A780GM-A 780G Motherboard

By: Cameron Johnson | Socket AM3/AM3+ in Motherboards | Posted: Jun 7, 2008 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 75%Manufacturer: Elitegroup Computer Systems

Test System


Processor: AMD Phenom X4 9850 (Supplied by AMD)


Memory: 2x 1GB DDR2-1186 Geil (Supplied by Geil)


Hard Disk: 500GB Seagate 7200.9 (Supplied by Seagate Australia)


Graphics Card: MSI GeForce 8800GTS 640MB (Supplied by MSI)


Cooling: GIGABYTE 3D Galaxy II (Supplied by GIGABYTE)


Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista SP1


Drivers: ATI Catalyst 8.4, Forceware 169.21


Today we tested the ECS A780GM-A motherboard against the ASUS M3A32-MVP Deluxe as well as the ASUS M3A78-EMH HDMI at stock speeds. We used the 1066MHz memory divider since all three boards are capable of this due to their HT3 link.


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EVEREST Ultimate Edition is an industry leading system diagnostics and benchmarking solution for enthusiasts PC users, based on the award-winning EVEREST Technology. During system optimizations and tweaking it provides essential system and overclock information, advanced hardware monitoring and diagnostics capabilities to check the effects of the applied settings. CPU, FPU and memory benchmarks are available to measure the actual system performance and compare it to previous states or other systems.




Due to the memory controller being based on the CPU itself, the different chipset doesn't show any difference.


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