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Serial ATA hard drives are definitely easier to use than IDE drives, but I’m not ready to part with the gig’s of storage I have right now just because the industry has switched from one connector, to another. Asus A8V Motherboard Includes: About Us Employment Privacy Policy. Which brings us back to the pale brown Asus A8V motherboard. AMD’s situation has since cleared itself up, and the socket AMD Athlon64 processor with support for dual channel DDR memory has been enthusiastically received by consumers looking for a long term edge. Privacy policy and Terms of Use. Though, before we get too far ahead ourselves in this review of the new socket ASUS A8V motherboard, we should look back at where bit processing was headed with respect to AMD.

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Serial ATA hard drives are definitely easier to use than IDE drives, but I’m not ready to part with the gig’s of storage I have right now just because the industry has switched from one connector, to another.

I am not a fan of Realtek ALC AC’97 audio, but I have to admit that manufacturers have raised their standards with the release of the 7. The passive heatsink Asus slap onto the A8V should be fine for regular use, but I’d recommend overclockers in the crowd get an active heatsink for this puppy.

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Another is located at the bottom right hand corner of the board for the system fan. Standard onboard goodies consist of 7. About Us Employment Privacy Policy.

Privacy policy and Terms of Use. Which brings us back to the pale brown Asus A8V motherboard. Asus A8V Motherboard Includes: Its socket Athlon64 was a single channel DDR solution, and its socket AthlonFX and Opteron solutions were out of the reach of most consumers budget, and interest. AMD’s situation has since cleared itself up, and the socket AMD Athlon64 processor with support for dual channel DDR memory has been enthusiastically received by consumers looking for a long term edge.

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Though, before we get too far ahead ourselves in this review of the new socket ASUS A8V motherboard, we should look back at where bit processing was headed with respect to AMD. As a consumer, I’m sure you can understand that no one likes to buy into a short-lived CPU form factor remember the now defunct socket Intel Williamette? All Athlon64 processors have the memory controller built into the processor, yet the VIA K8T Pro Northbridge still gets quite toasty during operation.

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In those kits which would serve as the first introduction for its newest processor, the company included the Asus A8V motherboard. While promisf the socket Athlon64 and Athlon64 FX chips offered fast 64 and bit performance, the roadmaps were pointing to an impending socket Athlon64 release that would eventually replace both solutions.

The layout of components on the Asus A8V is pretty good, and the one promse I especially like is the Power status light Now, if Promsie is comfortable with picky journalists judging its newest multi-million dollar CPU roll-out on an ASUS board, then that certainly underscores something consumers should be taking note of. Sure it saps a lot of CPU resources, but an Athlon64 of any speed has a lot to spare. Why is it that so many boards have this helpful little LED tucked away in some obscure location where it can’t be seen easily?