View Full Version : New Mobo
01-01-03, 07:36 PM
I have been doing some reconsidering on my new motherboard. Because the one I have is shot. (You Probably seen it in my other post) I was looking at MSI KT3 Ultra - C. I was looking at the price of two mobo.
SOYO SY-KT333 DRAGON Lite - $ 71 w/o shipping
MSI K7N415 Pro - $69 w/o shipping
Have you considered this option?
Leadtek nForce2 (http://www.leadtek.com/motherboards/nforce2/k7ncr18d/k7ncr18d.htm)
Newegg has this board for $95 with free shipping
Just an option...but worth the extra dough in my opinion...
01-01-03, 09:45 PM
Will a AMD ATHLON XP 1600+ work with it? Also I find one cheap than that. It is the same LeadTek One but it is 93.75 w/ free shipping.
01-01-03, 09:48 PM
it'll work with all athlon xp's. and if you need to upgrade down the line, the option for a athlon xp with 333 fsb is there.
01-01-03, 09:51 PM
But that would be the same way with the SOYO KT-333 Dragon Lite. Would it?
01-01-03, 10:00 PM
the nForce 2 is the way to go... trust Pelly on this one.
01-01-03, 10:02 PM
Ok you guy convince me into buying the NForce 2 motherboard.
01-01-03, 10:21 PM
Get ASUS A7V8X!
I have ASUStek A7V8X Ultra so gooooooooooood!!!
I can change any multiplier from lowerest to higherest multiplier value.
I have AthlonXP 2400+ 13.5x166(333MHz DDR) 2.25GHz at the moment, me gonna try more later.
I have 2 sticks or KingMax 256MB DDR333 DDR RAM [512MB]
01-01-03, 10:55 PM
V8X is fine, but N8X is better in the long run. KT400 is still kinda buggy.
And Holy Crap, SMILEYS! :D
01-02-03, 04:30 AM
wat?! I have no problems with A7V8X Ultra.
Maybe u got faulty ones.
01-02-03, 11:04 AM
It just comes down to that the nForce 2 is a better chipset than the KT400...
01-02-03, 08:23 PM
Well I am trying to find a good motherboard with good performance and good price that is not under $100
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