MS General Packaged Quantity 1. The version used doesn’t detect the Athlon MP correctly, complaining of an unknown processor stepping code. And using the supplied WDM driver for the Live! There are also 2 fan headers near the top edge of the board, to the left and right of the DIMM slots. But VIA have persevered and here it is. Analysing the layout I always like to take a look at the layout of the motherboards that pass through my system. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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However, the little push rod to lever the card from the socket is flanked closely by a capacitor making it very hard to operate with your fingers, even for someone like me who has quite small hands.

I must stress that the layout of motherboard is pure personal taste and some problem item in one case might be perfect in another. A bad layout for me can proo the difference between getting and ignoring a new motherboard, regardless of what features or performance it offers.

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The immense room around the socket will please users of waterblocks, Swiftech’s and VapoChill units. Taking a look at the picture of the motherboard and starting at the top, we can see that the ATX connector is to the left of the CPU socket, right in the corner.

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Before we get our hands dirty in the specifications, remember a chipset is just that, a set of individual chips that work together to provide the services the AMD platform needs to function. There are a total of 6 USB 1.

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Finally before we hit the pretty pictures, audoo tests are performed at the default system speed of Mhz 9 x and Mhz 9 x showing the improvements to be gained both in clock speed and pr bandwidth via a higher front side bus clock. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? MSI were kind enough to courier me their latest, not-even-on-the-website, motherboard for review, the K7T Pro2.

When the KT chipset was eventually released, it was met with quite a bit of disappointment.

Performance One of the biggest selling points of this new wave of KTA boards is the increased performance. K72t66 software comprises the usual suspects, MadOnion’s 3DMark and SiSoft Sandra current versionI’ve also added a couple of benchmarks you don’t usually see, notably Distributed.

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On the MSI, let that setting do all the hard work. Don’t rely too much on your own manual tweaking on the MSI to extract all the performance. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Have one to sell?

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Fast forwarding about 9 months; nForce motherboards are nowhere to be seen and we now have the KTA chipset, a new and improved version of the older KT It also seems like the BIOS setup is critical. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. So there we have them, the numbers most people will be looking for.


A smart move on VIA’s part indeed. Of course, the benchmarking crowd k7t2666 love it.

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Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. I always like to take a look at the layout of the motherboards that pass through my system.

As you can see, the 7kt266 fall exactly in line with the 1. Performance is good and overall the board seems great.

By reading this site you agree to our cookie policy. There was a problem completing your request. BSOD’s do occur however and the audio stops sometimes. The version used doesn’t detect the Athlon MP correctly, complaining of an unknown processor stepping code. The problem exists under Windows too, but not to the same extent.

What was the best tech product of ? With the announcement of nVidia’s nForce chipset, the mighty VIA looked like it was in quite a bit of troubleā€¦. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.