View Full Version : BTX question?

05-27-04, 03:35 PM
Is the new BTX standard only for intel mobo's or will AMD use it as well?

Does anyone know when it will start shipping?

05-27-04, 09:47 PM
AMD may use it, but so far AMD haven't brought out any chips that run as hot as prescott to make it seem like a good idea.

Intel may start the push with PCI-E later next month. But I am starting to become doubtful of this with the changes that have happened recently.

05-28-04, 11:53 AM
I think the new chipsets from Intel are supposed to be introduced right at the end of June. I concur w/Viral, it sounds like AMD is in no hurry to rush into this. I have a feeling the transition to BTX is not going to happen overnight. :)