A careful perusal of specifications is needed for one to determine which board is best for them. We could not believe our eyes after the first test, but the same result was achieved after the third and fourth test. Posted by Tizz – Wed 30 Jun Customize The Tech Report The conclusion is, perfect accessibility and a bit high price. The IDE contacts are angled laterally. Intel have provided the consumer with a performance chipset for those on a relative budget.

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If you want to overclock, this is the first section you go to. Probably, but the systems in the aforementioned thread aren’t outdated. Chipseg fact is that the price reflects how well the boards are equipped and in this case you have to live with the pretty high price tag.

Review: ABIT IS7 [PE] Motherboard – Mainboard – – Page 10

Auto, Turbo, Street Racer and F1 are the available settings. This is located right down by the Chipdet slots. Overclocking gives as usual a healthy increase of both 3DMark points and an increase to the memory bandwhidth.

Neutronbeam Zak, you know you can’t validate any of the above details without first throwing On then to the tests that like always begin with the memory tests in Chioset Sandra Or do you consider actual working session performance to be the true test? If you can survive without Firewire the cheaper IS7-E board is a better choice. Not an easy choice on what card one should choose.


As you can see I also abjt a mobo with FSB.

ABIT IS7-E – motherboard – ATX – Socket 478 – i865PE Series

Find all posts cchipset Chris Cavell. As you’ll see in the benchmarks, GAT made quite a bit of difference in performance, which raises the question: The two Canterwood boards take home the memory tests as could be expected but the margins between the two are really slim.

Just as we had expected. With the IS7 series they take the whole us7 one step further and again they raise the bar a bit over the competitors.

Abit’s IS7 motherboard

The performed tests are as follow: It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. Apart from that the IS7-G is a star in terms of connection abilities. Up to this point, that is. Customize The Tech Report Is was the best tech product of ? The answer is more nebulous than one might expect, because Abit is essentially mum on what GAT is and how it works.

Finally, the AGP voltage can be raised to 1. Steam names the best-selling games of Abig to the updated BIOS all tests could be run with as memory timings. Many of the springdale based boards on the market have trouble with aggressive memory settings.


ABIT IS7 with Intel pe chipset. Is this OK? – Avid Pro Audio Community

Find all posts by Allen Hallada. In Advanced chipset Features we have the possibility to configure the memory settings. The placement of these are, however, identical, namely in the very back of is card near the back plate. Nevertheless, the final mark is tremendously high; the card is, after all, very easy to handle. Brand loyalty will play a large part in motherboard purchases, so ABIT should see a number of previous owners opting for abiit Springdale and Canterwood boards.

The maximum memory voltage should be raised to a minimum of 3. It is of course possible that too aggressive settings might lead to instability, specially when using memory chips of lower quality but we did not encounter any problem at all during our tests.

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