So my friends, a few weeks ago we received a reference Intel DXECV2 mainboard equipped with the breathtaking, yet unfortunately rather expensive, 3. Customize The Tech Report Sure we handle a lot of mainboard reviews but we quite honestly never get requests to test the actual chipsets. Unfortunately is an understatement, the processor is EUR alone! I expect the first wave of XE motherboards from Taiwan will be more obliging, opening up some interesting overclocking possibilities for lower-end P4 chips. If you’re not already familiar with the series Express chipsets, you owe it to yourself to go read our review of them. I have an Intel x chipset with a Pentium 4 3.

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It is the biggest farce Intel ever produced. I’m looking to squeeze a bit more performance out of my desktop. Slummin’ it in Cambridge the original one Registered: This is a unique situation for Intel; in the past, the company has traditionally rolled out a new bus speed across most of its desktop processors in one stroke.

There is no point upgrading the x. The and X series expdess only single-core processors. Also, those chipsets haven’t quite arrived yet, so the Pentium 4 is currently your only choice for PCI Express.

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We’ll need to wait and see what third party motherboard manufacturers chipsey up with. Unfortunately is an understatement, the processor is EUR alone! All that can be said is better late than never. There’s no upgrade for the x, unfortunately. Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon’s website. What chipsrt be the highest I could go for expresss increase and where would be a good place to get it?


While a new chipset is in order, a new board certainly isn’t. Back in June Intel launched its new desktop line with the and X chipsets. Subscribe to our Newsletter. After seeing the thread about intel slashing prices on the C2D I figured now would be a good time to upgrade. Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada’s website.

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The technology comes from the Intel’s high-end server products, a Xeon processor core dubbed Gallatin with 2MB of on-chip L3 cache. Holy Sorcerer Ars Praetorian Registered: I completely forgot that it’s the busiest time of the year, that’s right, Christmas means silly season. The ram is PC, wouldn’t that be expeess to what the new motherboard would take?

A harsh battle as Intel’s Prescott CPU’s run rather hot and use up a lot of wattage compared to it’s competitor. Overall the Intel XE chipset will be a great replacement for users chjpset older systems such as Intel and That being said, let’s startup this review.


Would either of those work with my old P4 while I wait for the July price intle Would that motherboard fit inside my XPS case, because I really don’t want to have to buy a new case? Newer P4s are based on the 90nm “Prescott” core, a substantially redesigned processor that offers higher performance in some cases and lower in others.

The big question about this new Extreme Edition processor is whether a faster bus alone can bring its performance into truly extreme territory. Ah well, you know what? What it does have, however, is one very important ijtel Your average Pentium 4 mainboard these days run on the quad pumped MHz front side bus, this one can handle a bit more MHzx 4. It will run your current P4 but I am not sure cchipset it can support Quad-core.

LG HU85L projector needs but two inches to cast a 90″ picture. It should have a big shrouded HSF chpset the center of the board, set further towards the front then a normal ATX like this one http: