Originally Posted by nekrosoft13
i did have a issue with my realtek on my older board caused inconsistant performance, thats the main reason why I bought an intel nic.
Hmm. I may have to try and find a good deal on some NICs. Intel's start at $30 so that's a little too much for me. And my main OS hard drive may be on it's last leg. May have to get it replaced before too long.