The second point when using a Phenom II X4, is that certain graphics card should be used with specific drivers If the 64bit OS is successful, then that’s a start. The fact that it works reasonably well is a bonus, frankly, as it was put together from cast-offs! The nForce3 board offers Windows Vista compatible 7. I won’t be playing games on this, so I don’t mind – as long as yoochewb works OK. I chose this mobo because I already had the CPU and graphics card, plus some other bits and pieces. I was expecting much more of a fight with chipset drivers, TBH, so I’m pleasantly surprised that it all worked fine.
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Like Troy Tempest mentioned, this board is a good and probably the only option if you already have the rest of the components. I chose this mobo because I already had the CPU and graphics card, plus some other bits and pieces.
ethernrt Not sure if this matters. If necessary, it can be increased with the new Socket AM2 pin mod. I won’t be playing games on this, so I don’t mind – as long as yoochewb works OK.
What drivers are you using? The nForce3 board offers Windows Vista compatible 7. Either way, it would be awesome to know how your system performs once completed. Etehrnet technical data and benchmark results 3. The time now is The is not on the list It is hard to believe, that ASRock is able to offer additional features for this price, but they do!
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If the 64bit OS is successful, then that’s a start. I was expecting much more of a fight with chipset drivers, TBH, so I’m pleasantly surprised that it all worked fine. All benchmark results should only offer a comparison among themselves for a comparison.
But if you still need to buy a graphics card or CPU, then it is better to move on to another board and to PCI express. Results 1 to 9 asrpck 9.
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Is this board and windows 7 compatible with the latest Bios update? Share on LinkedIn Share. I’ve still got my board sitting here wondering aseock to do next. Surely, some will be surprised about this combination and the nForce3 chipset, but it is nevertheless an interesting and an enormously inexpensive combination.
Special thanks to ASRock for their support. In the BIOS menu are e. Unfortunately all ethernnet them work correctly only on Win XP. I to will be using a creative xtreme sound card as i never use onboard. I did not expect a higher stable value of this passive cooled nForce 3 chipset and it should be enough to overclock most processors.
The allocation for the DUAL Channel memory assembly is mentioned in the user manual and should be followed exactly. The highest reference clock result am2ng3-vsta asynchronous setting was MHz.
Share on Facebook Share. That is definitely tehernet up the severe AGP limitation – even at 8X. In addition there are 4x USB 2. There is a BIOS update to make it compatible with this board but I’m optimistic about a downgrade in performance.
Share on Google Plus Share. I will be going ahead with full installation of bit Win 7 based on the tests, as it seems to be solid. Share on Digg Share. Share on Pinterest Share.