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Intel 945P Motherboards from Gigabyte - Dual Core Compared

Intel 945P Motherboards from Gigabyte - Dual Core Compared

Today we're looking at two new boards from Gigabyte based on Intel's 945P chipset, the replacement for the Intel 925XE. | Oct 11, 2005 at 11:00 pm CDT

ASUS P5WD2 Premium Motherboard with Wi-Fi and TV Tuner

ASUS P5WD2 Premium Motherboard with Wi-Fi and TV Tuner

Today we're taking a look at the ASUS P5WD2 Premium motherboard which is based on Intel's 955X chipset. It includes support for all Socket 775 processors along with the latest Pentium-D and Pentium XE. We're looking at the Premium version which includes additional Wireless and TV Tuner. It's a feature-packed board with plenty to offer, so read on and check it out as we compare it against the older Intel 925XE solution. | Sep 25, 2005 at 11:00 pm CDT

ASUS P5AD2-E Premium - 925XE done right first time

ASUS P5AD2-E Premium - 925XE done right first time

Today we take a look at the first retail Intel 925XE based motherboard to hit our labs and it comes from ASUS. The newest Pentium 4 chipset from Intel increases FSB to 1066MHz and removes ECC memory support. The ASUS P5AD2-E Premium motherboard provides a stack of features but how does it perform against the Intel reference board? Read on as we investigate this 925XE retail board and what it's all about. | Jan 10, 2005 at 11:00 pm CST

EPoX 915P Motherboard under the scope

EPoX 915P Motherboard under the scope

For those who have had an interest in performance computing for several years, you'll remember the name EPoX as being one of the several companies who really pushed overclocking in the beginning stages and worked hard on competing with the best in the motherboard business. Today we are taking a look at their 5EPA+ board which is based around Intel's 915P chipset with DDR memory support. Does the overclocking trend still exist today or does EPoX have a little more work to do? Read on and find out as we take a closer look! | Dec 9, 2004 at 11:00 pm CST

Mega 12-way Intel 925 and 915 Motherboard Roundup

Mega 12-way Intel 925 and 915 Motherboard Roundup

Brace yourself! We have rounded up no less than 12 of the latest Intel 925 and 915 chipset based motherboards to hit the market from Albatron, ABIT, Gigabyte, EPoX, Tyan, MSI, ASUS and Intel. If you are looking at buying a new motherboard to suit your new Pentium 4 LGA775 socket processor, you'd be silly not to stop by and check out our results! | Aug 29, 2004 at 11:00 pm CDT

ECS PF1 Deluxe Photon Motherboard - Springdale with some spice

ECS PF1 Deluxe Photon Motherboard - Springdale with some spice

We are taking a little flash-back today as we look at the year old ECS PF1 Deluxe Photon Motherboard. We've seen attempts in the past from ECS to make it big in leagues besides OEM and watched them fail. How does the this ECS Springdale motherboard fair against some of the biggest names in the enthusiast motherboard business? Read on and find out! | Jul 21, 2004 at 11:00 pm CDT

Infinity Reached, DFI's smartest motherboard - 875P and 865PE

Infinity Reached, DFI's smartest motherboard - 875P and 865PE

Today we've got two of DFI's Infinity range of motherboards under the spotlight, Canterwood and Springdale. Carrying on from the success of their Lanparty series, DFI has delivered yet another well thought out motherboard product for the enthusiast. | Feb 14, 2004 at 11:00 pm CST

MSI vs. Chaintech: Tier 2 i865PE Head to Head

MSI vs. Chaintech: Tier 2 i865PE Head to Head

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. | Oct 21, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

Abit vs. Gigabyte: Tier 1 i865PE Head to Head

Abit vs. Gigabyte: Tier 1 i865PE Head to Head

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 be those generating the most revenue and generally having a larger market share, but that doesn't always mean they have the best product. Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he begins a journey of comparison. He'll start off with a pair of Tier 1 motherboard manufacturers in a head to head contest. Later articles will compare Tier 2 and Tier 3 companies so we can see the entire spectrum of the playing field. So sit back and enjoy as we begin this quest with Abit vs Gigabyte. We shall see firsthand who has what it takes to be considered the best of the best! | Aug 17, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

DFI LANPARTY Pro 875 Motherboard Review

DFI LANPARTY Pro 875 Motherboard Review

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 in favour of the 35 year old Intel Corp with their brilliantly maturing Pentium 4. Today Shawn "Toxic" Baker checks out DFI's Pro 875 LANPARTY motherboard with Intel's Dual Channel DDR-400 supporting Canterwood chipset. Is performance not an issue for you? Maybe the retail package is of more importance... If so, DFI have the perfect product for you! | Jul 15, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

Gigabyte 8KNXP I875P Motherboard Review

Gigabyte 8KNXP I875P Motherboard Review

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 their 8KNXP. It has more features than you would want to poke a stick at, but with stick in hand Cameron "Sov" Johnson gives us his impressions and bench tests against Intel's reference Canterwood motherboard. | May 28, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

ABIT to the MAX - IT7 Max2 Rev 2.0

ABIT to the MAX - IT7 Max2 Rev 2.0

ABIT have had a very strong tradition of producing high quality motherboards with features right in the line of what enthusiasts want. Today Cameron "Sov" Johnson takes a look at their latest Intel based solution, the IT7 Max2 Rev 2.0 based on the i845PE with Hyper-Threading support for the Intel Pentium 4 platform. With future-proofing features for upcoming processors, does it have what it takes to be your next board? Read on and find out! | Feb 18, 2003 at 11:00 pm CST

EPoX 4PEA+ (i845PE) Motherboard Review

EPoX 4PEA+ (i845PE) Motherboard Review

It seems that the Intel crowd keeps getting bigger and the chipset market is up to the challenge with new designs all the time. But how can the end user know what works and what doesn't? Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he answers these questions in regards to the EPoX 4PEA+ Motherboard. It uses the i845PE chipset and has a list of features that will make most folks drool, but can it cope with the stress that the enthusiast will put it through? There is only one way to find out, so come see for yourself! | Feb 2, 2003 at 11:00 pm CST

Intel 845PE Clash - ASUS vs. Gigabyte

Intel 845PE Clash - ASUS vs. Gigabyte

There's a new chipset on the block from Intel and it's the 845PE. It gives a bunch of new features to the Pentium 4 processor line, including official DDR-333 support and Hyper-Threading. Today Cameron "Sov" Johnson takes a look at two new motherboards from ASUS and Gigabyte based on the new chipset. Which board shall win the battle of supremacy? Read on and find out! | Nov 4, 2002 at 11:00 pm CST

Abit IT7 i845E Motherboard Review

Abit IT7 i845E Motherboard Review

Abit has long been making quality motherboards that have been noticed by the enthusiast crowd. They have even gone so far as to remove legacy ports from some of their product line as well. Join Asher "Acid" Moses as he checks out their latest offering; namely the Abit IT7. It combines support for the new 533MHz Pentium 4 processors, DDR266 memory and more RAID ports than you can shake a stick at. But can it live up to the reputation that it has garnered in the past? Let's find out! | Jul 23, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

MSI 845E Max2 BLR I845E Motherboard Review

MSI 845E Max2 BLR I845E Motherboard Review

MSI has long been one of the leaders in innovative designs for motherboards in the Taiwan market. MSI's presence in Taiwan and the Asia-Pacific region is vast and plentiful. One of the reasons this is the case is for the fact that MSI can pack a lot of features on to their motherboards and sell them at a competitive price. Today Cameron "Sov" Johnson takes a look at MSI's 845E Max2 BLR motherboard which is based on the Intel 845E chipset. Does it continue on with the trend of great motherboards from MSI? Read on and find out our opinion! | Jul 14, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

FIC VC19 I845E Motherboard Review

FIC VC19 I845E Motherboard Review

Two or three years ago it used to be easy to name every motherboard on the market. These days though, with so many different motherboards to choose from, it's indeed a hard task, in this fierce new market place which we are now blessed with. One of these motherboards is the new FIC VC19 which is based on the I845E chipset for the Pentium 4 platform. The TweakTown labs haven't seen much from FIC lately - Do they have what it takes to bring the VC19 into our hearts as an enthusiast level motherboard? Read on as Cameron "Sov" Johnson gives us an answer. | Jun 29, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

Abit BD7II-RAID i845E Motherboard Review

Abit BD7II-RAID i845E Motherboard Review

Abit are known for their long line of quality motherboards which are positioned right toward the enthusiast user and have continued to show the industry the way with their MAX series of motherboards which are virtually legacy free. With the release of the Intel 845E chipset, Abit has released the Abit BD7II motherboard - Will the enthusiast trend continue and does the limiting DDR-266 support of the 845E chipset restrict the boards performance against competing chipsets from other manufacturers? Read on as Asher "Acid" Moses tells us where he compares the board to the SiS 645DX chipset and the older Intel 845D chipset. | Jun 24, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

MSI 645E Max2 Motherboard Review

MSI 645E Max2 Motherboard Review

For those who have been keeping up with the latest offerings from SiS, you'll immediately realize that they have been sorely lacking in the performance department. But recently they hit the streets with a new chipset that they hope will set the scales right. Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at the MSI 645E Max2 Motherboard based on the SiS 645DX chipset. By matching the Pentium 4 processor with DDR memory, SiS hopes to jump right into the middle of the enthusiast crowd. Let's see if they have what it takes! | Jun 21, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

EPoX 4G4A+ i845G Motherboard Review

EPoX 4G4A+ i845G Motherboard Review

It's not very often that TweakTown hands out a perfect 10 rating to a product, but the EPoX 4G4A Motherboard has managed to do just that. Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he tells you just why it was so impressive. Considering the new i845G chipset with Pentium4/DDR support, it manages to sweep the benchmarks. Come see for yourself! | May 23, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

Battle of the i845 Titans; MSI -vs- Soyo -vs- Gigabyte

Battle of the i845 Titans; MSI -vs- Soyo -vs- Gigabyte

What happens when you take motherboards from MSI, Soyo and Gigabyte and mix them with an unlocked Pentium4 processor? How about some test results that will knock your socks off! Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at a trio of i845 based boards from these companies in a Battle of the i845 Titans. Let's see which will be the last one standing. | Apr 30, 2002 at 11:00 pm CDT

EPoX 4BDA2+ i845D Motherboard Review

EPoX 4BDA2+ i845D Motherboard Review

The i845D chipset has been around for a while, but EPoX decided to take their it and add their own touches to it. Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at the EPoX 4BDA2+ Motherboard. It takes the Pentium4/DDR combination and adds a few special features to keep it in standing with their overclockable line of enthusiast boards. Check out whether they succeeded or not. | Mar 13, 2002 at 11:00 pm CST

Gigabyte GA-8IRXP i845 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte GA-8IRXP i845 Motherboard Review

With the advent of the Intel i845D chipset, the Pentium 4 motherboards have been sprouting up like weeds, and from the most unlikely of sources. Gigabyte, who has been known for OEM type boards for quite some time, has stepped up to the place and offered a board based on this new Wonder-chip, and have even loaded it up with some intersting options. So come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes you on a tour of the Gigabyte GA-8IRXP Motherboard. | Feb 9, 2002 at 11:00 pm CST

DFI NB70-SC i845 Motherboard Review

DFI NB70-SC i845 Motherboard Review

DFI is a company that has been dealing with OEM corporations for some time now. But it seems that they are in line to jump into the wonderful world of "Overclocking Enthusiasts" full bore. So come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at the DFI NB70-SC Motherboard. It's time to see if the folks at DFI have a contender on their hands. | Feb 5, 2002 at 11:00 pm CST

ASUS P4B266 i845D Motherboard Review

ASUS P4B266 i845D Motherboard Review

It seems that nearly everyone is jumping aboard the new Intel i845D bandwagon, and Asus is no exception. Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at the Asus P4B266 Motherboard that uses just this chipset. Add in DDR memory support, and we should have a pretty good board, but we'll let the figures do the talking. | Jan 20, 2002 at 11:00 pm CST

Abit BD7-RAID i845D Motherboard Review

Abit BD7-RAID i845D Motherboard Review

The Intel Pentium 4 has been a competitor ever since it's birth, but with the high cost of RDRAM, it just wasn't feasible for the majority of us. With Intel's recent release of the i845D chipset, however, that concept may be subject to change. Using the bandwidth of DDR memory and the wide data path of the Pentium 4, this new chipset shows some serious promise. So come join Asher "Acid" Moses as he takes a look at this new chipset in the Abit BD7-RAID Motherboard. You might just have to change your mind about the Intel processors. | Jan 5, 2002 at 11:00 pm CST

EPoX 4T2A3 i850 Pentium 4 Motherboard Review

EPoX 4T2A3 i850 Pentium 4 Motherboard Review

EPoX has been tackling the motherboard crowd for some time now. So is it any surprise that they have come out with a Pentium 4 board that also uses the fastest memory available? Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes you on a tour of the EPoX 4T2A3 Pentium 4 Motherboard. It uses the i850 chipset along with RDRAM memory, so you'll want to make sure that your seatbelts are firmly fastened. | Dec 3, 2001 at 11:00 pm CST

ASUS P4B i845 Motherboard Review

ASUS P4B i845 Motherboard Review

So you want a shiny new Pentium4? And you don't want to have to spend huge amounts of money for RAMBUS type memory? If this sounds like you, then come on in and see Cameron "Sov" Johnson's review of the Asus P4B Pentium4 Motherboard. It offers the ability to mix the power of the Pentium4 with the affordability of SDRAM memory modules. | Nov 29, 2001 at 11:00 pm CST