This is good since this motherboard don’t feature as many onboard bells and whistles as so many other ABIT motherboards contain. I agree with Phil that the i is the most robust Socket platform to go with, but I think this ABit board might be an interesting project. I was a bit curious if I could make use of the motherboard for a build, but I’ll probably just give the motherboard away. Dual Xeon X 4. ABIT hasn’t added very much to this motherboard at all. This allows for a much improved IDE cable placement, especially if you don’t use rounded ones.
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ABIT hasn’t added very much to this motherboard at all. The 20 pin power connector is placed behind the DIMM slots, which have been colour coded for easy location of Bank 1 and 2 for Dual Channel mode operations. While we have seen the performance score up as evenly as the Intel PE chipset, it has lacked some initiative from the hardware developer’s side – we are talking about overclocking.
ABIT VT7 – motherboard – ATX – Socket 478 – PT880
Eventually the chipset came out with DDR support, then thebut for a little while everyone thought Intel’s cheese had slid off their managerial cracker, and VIA P4 boards really didn’t look so bad.
Is this worth building?
While this doesn’t serve a practical purpose, it certainly looks very nice. You’ll likely need them.
ABIT VT7, Socket 478, Intel Motherboard
For such high power draw and TDP, I would expect better. It abti be fairly stable and trouble free. Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK’s website. The adds eight USB 2. This is good since this motherboard don’t feature as many onboard bells and whistles as so many other ABIT motherboards contain.
Recently we have seen that some companies overcompensate for a poor layout or performing product with a huge and glowing bundle. The IC7 MAX3 for example was a total hit, not one flaw in its design but on the other hand, this motherboard does have a few problems.
Users browsing this forum: Though, companies building motherboards based on this chipset have only put in very basic overclocking features, which have let the sale of PT motherboard go right down in favour of Intel PE. We have seen that this Northbridge has become something of a sore issue.
ABIT VT7 Motherboard – VIA PT Done Right
Subscribe to our Newsletter. Return to General Old Hardware. Besides, I still have an almost-new Antec SLS with bulging caps, but it will be fine after a recap. When I made my first post, this was a complete system.
If you are going to overclock any i or i motherboard should perform more or less the same, look for one with good VRM circuits. This disclaimer is brought to you thanks to the BSA. Right after I made my post, he’s suddenly disassembled the system and is now parting it out: Google [Bot]pngosilentw and 10 guests.
In fact, ABIT is pushing this board as the more budget orientated overclocker. I was checking out this post on craigslist: I was a bit curious if I could make use of the motherboard for a build, but I’ll probably just give the motherboard away. This was one of the eras where AMD was well and truly in the lead, especially for gaming.
If you have a good look you will see ABIT put their chipaet in raised letters in the fins of the Northbridge heatsink. The VIA P4 boards were kind of weird. You can find products similar to this one for sale below. This is a must have for motherboards of this era to have even the basic Ethernet support.
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Another of note is the placement of the FDD connector which is located chioset the bottom, meaning if you have a large ATX case, you might have some problems with the FDD cable length. Anyway, it’s easily 45 minutes away and I’m quickly losing interest in his sale since he started disassembling it.
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