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Albatron Mini-ITX Evolves - KI780G On Display

By: Cameron Johnson | Editorials in Motherboards | Posted: Dec 4, 2008 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 84%Manufacturer: Albatron

Test System


Processor: AMD Phenom X4 9350 @ 2.0Ghz


Memory: 2x 2GB DDR2-667Corsair Value Select SODIMM (Supplied by Corsair)


Hard Disk: 500GB Western Digital SE16 (Supplied by Western Digital)


Graphics Card: GIGABYTE 9800GX2 (Supplied by GIGABYTE)


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


Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista x64 SP1


Drivers: nForce Platform Driver, Hyperion Platform Driver, Forceware 18.42


Today we will be testing out the Albatron board against the VIA EPIA-SN with the Nano 1.8GHz CPU to determine what extra power can be had from this board compared to the VIA. We will be testing with the IGP as well as discrete graphics using our trusty 9800GX2.


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Albatron Mini-ITX Evolves - KI780G On Display


Albatron Mini-ITX Evolves - KI780G On Display


AMD's built in memory controller on the Phenom simply blows the Nano well out of the water here.


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