Updating bios xfx 680i lt
Now let’s take a look at how this chipset stacks up against its bigger brother the 680i LT.While the only things most people will notice are the lack of SLI and a couple less SATA ports it is worth noting the MSRP of this board is listed at 9 USD.Now, what if I told you that the word value was about to take on a whole new meaning? “XFX® dares to go where the competition would like to, but can’t.That a company well known for world class video cards is going to offer a motherboard packed with features at a price many of us can afford? That’s because, at XFX®, we don’t just create great digital video components–we build all-out, mind-blowing, performance crushing, competition-obliterating video cards and motherboards.” “Oh, and not only are they amazing, you don’t have to live on dry noodles and peanut butter to afford them.”XFX is a division of PINE Technologies, a leading manufacturer of state-of-the-art processing components. Performance Based on NVIDIA n Force 650i Ultra Chipset Supports Intel Core 2 Extreme, Intel Core 2 Quad, Intel Core 2 Duo, Pentium EE, and Pentium processors 1066/1333* Mhz Front Side Bus Memory 4 x 240-pin DIMM sockets Dual Channel DDR2 Maximum of 8GB of DDR2 533/667/800MHz Expansion Slots 1 x PCIe x16 2 x PCIe x1 3 x PCIStorage I/O 1 x Ultra DMA133 1 x Floppy disk drive connector 4 x Serial ATA 300MB/sec RAID 0, 1, 0 1, 5Integrated Peripherals 8-Channel (7.1) High Definition Audio 1 x Gigabit LANMulti I/O 1 x PS2 Keyboard 1 x PS2 Mouse 8 x USB 2.0 ports (4 external 4 internal headers) Audio connector (Line-in, Line-out, MIC)Form Factor ATX Form Factor Length: 12.0in – 304.8mm Width: 9.6in – 243.6mm As we can see from the list Nvidia does a good job of packing features into this chipset while keeping costs low.
The 24-pin plug is easy to get to and the 4-pin CPU plug is only tricky when using a very large heatsink like the Big Typhoon.
Not only do the boxes serve to protect but they also serve to inform.
Flipping the box over we see a breakdown of what the board contains as well as some curious information regarding overclocking.
That’s a great price for a motherboard as we are seeing more and more motherboards priced well over 0 USD.
Not only that but I have easily been able to find this board for under 0 USD!