While much of the attention is now focused on the new platform, this does not mean that the older Socket has been abandoned. Motherboards Previous page Next page. Log in Don’t have an account? Read on for a detailed look at the KV8 Pro’s features, performance, and intriguing overclocking potential. However, to even test the stock 10X multiplier, we had to force the Abit to 10X with the free Clock Generator utility from www.

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Abit’s KV8 Pro motherboard

Front Side Bus Overclocking Testbed. Post Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment. The specs Before diving into a tour of the KV8 Pro’s layout, let’s have a quick look at the spec sheet.

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On a more serio LG HU85L projector needs but two inches to cast a 90″ picture. This feature has been long coming and should 1bif for better system stability and aid overclocking.

Voltage, fan status, and temperature monitoring. After all, even slower Athlon 64s perform quite well, and the Sonata is simply gorgeous.


Review: ABIT KV8 Pro K8T Pro Motherboard – Mainboard –

However, please keep in mind that Socket is single-channel and will still operate at top speed with just one DIMM. FX chips are completely unlocked, and can be set at either higher or lower ratios than stock.

Other than the obvious, the K8T Pro finally has an asynchronous bus architecture. Since best performance was achieved at timings, all Athlon 64 benchmarks were run at a TRas setting of Please visit HWZ 1blt the latest reviews and news.

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As pricing continue to decline, the Socket platform becomes very attractive for those on a budget. Merry Christmas from The Tech Report staff! However, to even test the stock 10X multiplier, we had to force the Abit to 10X with the free Clock Generator utility from www. Socket based Athlon 64 processors. 1nit

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Introduction Ever since AMD introduced Socket for the Athlon 64 platform, manufacturers have lost no time in adopting the new design. With the new Athlon 64 CPUs moving on to the dual channel Socket platform, AMD has perfectly positioned the Socket as the mainstream platform for the updated Sempron processors. The best bandwidth was consistently at 9 to 11 at every speed, with TRas 10 always in the best range at 1bti speed.


No Interruptions Day Shortbread. We have been discovering that Command Rate is very 1bif to performance of Athlon 64 Dual channel memory and it should be set to 1T if possible ov8 best performance.

With the enhanced bandwidth and features plus ABIT’s considerable experience tweaking VIA chipsets, we expected the board to perform well in our tests.

All the usual suspects, almost. The Sempron Socket processors have most of the goodness of the Athlon 64 CPU, minus bit support and a smaller L2 cache, but all the good performance traits of this CPU architecture are intact.