FrostyTech.com Heatsink Reviews and Analysis
> GO < Search
TOP 5 BEST Heat Sinks     SEARCH     News     Reviews    
Follow Frostytech on FacebookFrostytech News RSS FeedFollow frostytech on Twitter
° Reviews and Articles
° Breaking News
° Mfg's Index
° Top 5 Heatsinks
° Top 5 Liquid Cooling
° Top 5 Low Profile   Heatsinks

Top 5 Heatsink Charts


What's New in Heatsinks?
°  Swiftech H220 X2 Prestige

°  The Best CPU Coolers According to Techspot

°  Tundra series All-In-One cooler

°  Scythe Ninja 4 SCNH-4000 Heatsink Reviewed on Frostytech

°  Noctua NH-D15S CPU Cooler Review

°  Antec Kuhler H20 H1200 Pro & H600 Pro AIO Water Cooler Review


   - or - Best 5 Heatsinks?
Gigabyte GA-7ZMM - FrostyTech.com Gigabyte GA-7ZMM
Mon Feb 26, 2001 | 7:14P| PermaLink
Gigabyte is one of the big players on motherboards market, but until now I hadn't had the chance to review one of their motherboards at PC Hardware. Fortunately this situation will change today with the review of a KM133 based motherboard, Gigabyte GA-7ZMM. I suppose that most of you know about the new i810 rival from VIA, the low cost integrated chipset KM133. Most professional users consider i810 a toy, but Intel went for it because a significant part of sales are generated by "a computer in any house" program. Over the years most chipset manufacturers have tried to produce an integrated low cost motherboard suitable for users with no computing pretensions but the first successful integration was the old i810. With KM133 VIA bite from Intel's cake, but in AMD processors field. If we think logically it must be easier to produce a low cost PC based on AMD CPUs because these are more powerful and even lower priced than Intel's Celeron. For VIA the apparent problem seemed to be the onboard video engine. It's a known fact that i810 is based on i752 graphics engine and for today 3D applications it is surpassed. With the purchase of S3's graphics division, VIA was able to include a combination of Savage4/2000 engines called ProSavage in KT133 and KM133 was born. Savage family it's not impressive, but at least is a newer solution than Intel's i752. S3 had never delivered a top video quality and furthermore almost all drivers had been buggy. Anyway the video engine is not the most important part of the chipset so we will see in the next sections if KM133 is able to maintain system performance to a level close to KT133. I don't talk in here about Quake frames because it's impossible to stay close to a GeForce but in 2D the difference doesn't have why to be astonishing.
FULL STORY @ PCHARDWARE
(http://www.pchardware.ro/Reviews/Gigabyte/GA7ZMM/ga7zmm_p1.shtml)


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 » 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
Resources
° Got Feedback?
° Mk.II Test Platform
° Where To Buy?
° Manufacturer Index
° Industry Dir.
° Cooling Projects

IBM Watson Analytics for Heatsink Test Data

BeQuiet Dark Rock TF Heatsink Review

Scythe Mugen Max SCMGD-1000 Heatsink Review

Phanteks PH-TC12LS Low Profile Heatsink Review

Phanteks PH-TC14S Slim Tower Heatsink Review

Scythe Ashura SCASR-1000 Heatsink Review
...More Articles >>

 

Websites you may also like:
PCSTATS

Google Search Frostytech

Time stamped: 2:12PM, 02.11.2016



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 Fan Page
Twitter
Pinterest


FrostyTech.com Info
Feedback
Contact Us / Heatsink Submissions
Submit News
Legal

Contact the Suite 66 Advertising Agency
© Copyright 1999-2016 www.frostytech.com. All Rights Reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use
Images © FrostyTech.com and may not be reproduced without express written permission.