We wanted to examine multitasking performance carefully, so we looked at the results of several tests:. When it comes to enthusiasts, the Epox name is well known. No additional duties or fees. Note that we never lost any data or experienced any disk corruption, so this problem seemed to be more of an annoyance than anything serious. The latest version of 3D Mark has had its share of controversy.

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The same goes for 3DMark Here, we test rendering performance, enabling multithreading where needed 3D Studio Max is multithreaded by default. I hope that’s not a trend that the other manufacturers continue, as it is darn hard to reach these two ports, and the SATA cables will undoubtedly interfere with 3rd party videocard coolers.

Epox 8KDA3+: Features and Layout – Socket Roundup: Comparing Generation 2

This completes any background idle tasks, and improves benchmark score reproducibility. Customer review No Review Yet This is your chance! Get insider deals first, exclusive promotions and more delivered to your inbox each week Sign me up! Epox also bundle in two very nice purple rounded IDE cables which are soft 8kca3 easily moldable. Not redeemable for cash. All LightWave renders take place with two threads enabled.


Orders will be shipped on a first come first served basis. There are no firewire connections, however, but these can be easily added with a PCI card if you need them. If an ETA is available it will be displayed on hover.

Epox is the only board in the roundup with 6 PCI slots, if that is important to you, but the price that you pay for this feature is possibly having to remove very audik video cards when you want to change memory.

It also shifts away from Windows Media Encoder 7. Hello Sign in or New Customer. The first runs 8kra3 and Internet Explorer in the foreground while performing a file copy in the background. Find out about this and many other reviews by joining the Weekly PCstats.

EPoX EP-8KDA3+PRO – motherboard – ATX – Socket 754 – nForce3 250Gb

The game performance results here can simply be called statistical dead heats. Note that all results are reported at low resolutions and, in most cases, low detail. Epox Warranty provided by: After all, the biggest obstacle from an enthusiasts perspective eox the system peripherals that don’t like to run out of sync. Being just above the AGP slot means that the Serial ATA cables may interfere with after market videocard coolers, and even if they don’t, they are just simply hard to reach.


It’s weird, but all the NF motherboards we’ve tested have had two serial ATA channels in that same location.

In fact I know of many overclockers that wait to check peox Epox’s take on new chipsets before buying a new motherboard Stock level indicator Close. Be the first to review this product.

When it comes to enthusiasts, the Epox name is well known. We focus on the memory and CPU tests here. The Item is built to order. Items that are bought by us when a purchase is made, this generally is for highly expensive items, items with a very slow run rate or speciality items.

Review: EPoX 8KDA3+ nForce3 Gb – Mainboard – – Page 10

Perhaps no application exercises the system more than current generation 3D games. Can lightning strike twice?

Of course, if the motherboard is capable of wringing out that last bit of performance from CPU and memory, then a somewhat higher price can be forgiven. About Us Employment Privacy Policy.

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