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by FZ1
Thu Dec 30, 2004 12:13 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: ABIT AV8 Motherboard Review
Replies: 53
Views: 14499

I'll drink to that! :drinkers: I found out the mobo and CPU are set to deliver tomorrow. Being this is my first time building from scratch, will it tell me the BIOS rev in the documentation or is the only way to find out by booting it up? My memory & case won't be here until Monday so I won't be abl...
by FZ1
Thu Dec 30, 2004 7:09 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: ABIT AV8 Motherboard Review
Replies: 53
Views: 14499

Bio-Hazard wrote:Hopefully it'll be at least release 15, if not you'll need a older 130nm chip to flash the board.
Great, I have tons of those laying around. :roll: I don't even think I personally know anyone with an AMD much less a 130nm socket 939 CPU :cry: Let the praying commence! [-o<
by FZ1
Wed Dec 29, 2004 6:23 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: ABIT AV8 Motherboard Review
Replies: 53
Views: 14499

I should be getting mine in a few days. Can't wait to see what BIOS it is shipping with. 8-[
by FZ1
Tue Dec 28, 2004 7:40 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: AMD's 90nm Winchester CPU
Replies: 36
Views: 10704

capper5016 wrote:We all know that the cutting edge techies will do whateverthey need to to remain "cutting edge" or have the best systems, but I think that accounts for less than 5 of the people who buy or build systems..
Some peeps have too much $ and free time on their hands :lol:
by FZ1
Tue Dec 28, 2004 7:39 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: ABIT AV8 Motherboard Review
Replies: 53
Views: 14499

Any updates on the 1.6 Bios guys?
by FZ1
Tue Dec 28, 2004 6:50 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: AMD's 90nm Winchester CPU
Replies: 36
Views: 10704

For the cost of an SLI mobo you can just upgrade to a top of the line vid card. figure two 6600gt @ 200 each, mobo at 200 and your at 600 flat, now for a regular mobo 125 with top end vid 500 your at 625, in most cases the top end video card will preform just as well as two SLI 6600gt's and much be...
by FZ1
Mon Dec 27, 2004 8:35 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: AMD's 90nm Winchester CPU
Replies: 36
Views: 10704

I guess I'm the noob here now :) I wanted the PCIE for the future as they'll prolly make the new cards for PCIE only and then I'll have to upgrade the mobo again. Although I'll prolly want to go the SLI route anyway and face the same predicament. :cry:
by FZ1
Mon Dec 27, 2004 6:54 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: AMD's 90nm Winchester CPU
Replies: 36
Views: 10704

Hey, that was a great review. I've had my eye on the 3500+ CPU for a week or so and I have seen a price difference of anywhere from $50-$100. Some retailer sites don't even give the specs to differentiate. :x After reading this informative review, I'll definitely shell out the extra cash for the 90n...