FrostyTech.com Heatsink Reviews and Analysis
      
TOP 5 Heat Sinks     TOP 5 Low Profile Heat Sinks     TOP 5 Liquid Coolers    
 Reviews + Articless     News     HSF Mfg's Index     Advanced Search    
Epox 8K7A+ Socket A - FrostyTech.com Epox 8K7A+ Socket A
Tue Aug 14, 2001 | 6:04P| PermaLink
If you are a hardware enthusiast and have been following the battle between AMD and Intel, you are no doubt familiar with the Athlon and DDR (Double Data Rate) memory. When the Pentium 4 was first introduced, even the most die-hard AMD fanatics marveled at the impressive memory bandwidth scores Intel's flagship processor, coupled with RDRAM, was capable of. Not to be outdone, AMD set out to find an alternative to standard SDRAM that could provide increased memory bandwidth to their platform. AMD, among a few other major players, decided to embrace DDR memory. To take advantage of the increased bandwidth associated with DDR memory though, a new motherboard chipset had to be designed. Hence the introduction of the AMD 760 chipset. The product we will be taking a look at today, the Epox 8K7A+, is a hybrid motherboard equipped with an AMD 761 Northbridge and a VIA 686B Southbridge. Having no prior experience with an Epox product, I was eager to test the 8K7A+. Soon after it arrived in our lab, we installed it and ran it through the wringer. Did the engineers at Epox produce a quality product that does the AMD / VIA / DDR combination justice? Read on and find out...
FULL STORY @ HOTHARDWARE
(http://www.hothardware.com/hh_files/Motherboards/epox_8k7a.htm)


News Archives by Category
» Audio / Sound » Beginners Guides » Benchmarks
» Biometrics » BIOS » Business / Industry
» Cases » Chipset » Computer / SFF PCs
» Cooling / Heatsinks » CPU / Processors » Digital Cameras
» Drivers » Editorial » Games
» Gossip » Hard Drives/SSD » Hardware
» Home Theatre » Imaging » Memory
» Mobile Devices » Monitors » Motherboards
» Mouse Pads » MP3 Players » Networking
» Notebooks » Operating System » Optical Drives
» Overclocking » Peripherals » Power Supply
» Press Release » Printers » Servers
» Site News » Software » Tips
» Tradeshows / Events » Video Cards » Web News
Follow Frostytech on FacebookFrostytech News RSS FeedFollow frostytech on Twitter
Resources
° Got Feedback?
° Mk.II Test Platform
° Where To Buy?
° Manufacturer Index
° Industry Dir.
° Cooling Projects

Scythe Ninja 4 SCNH-4000 Heatsink Review

DeepCool Maelstrom 240 Liquid Cooling System Review

DeepCool Gamer Storm Lucifer K2 Heatsink Review

Gelid Antarctica Heatsink Review

Noctua NH-D9L 3U Low Noise Heatsink Review

BeQuiet Shadow Rock LP Heatsink Review
...More Articles >>




Websites you may also like:
PCSTATS

Google Search Frostytech

Time stamped: 5:50PM, 12.14.2017
In Case You Missed it...
°  Arctic BioniX F120 and F140 fans review

°  be quiet! Dark Base Pro 900 Case Review

°  Cooling fan maker Power Logic scheduled for listing

°  Antec Mercury 120 Review

°  Zalman Z-Machine X7 Full Tower Case Review

°  Noctua NH-U12S SE-AM4 CPU Cooler Review




FrostyTech.com
Since June 1999


Find a Heatsink / RSS Feeds
Latest Heatsink Reviews
Top 5 Heatsinks Tested
News RSS Feed
Reviews RSS Feed


Social Media
Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest


FrostyTech.com Info
Feedback
Contact Us / Heatsink Submissions
Submit News
Legal
Suite 66
© Copyright 1999-2017 www.frostytech.com All Rights Reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use
Images © FrostyTech.com and may not be reproduced without express written permission.
Current students and faculty of accredited Universities may use Frostytech images in research papers and thesis, provided each image is attributed.