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Old 07-08-2005, 10:24 AM   #1
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Default epox mother board any good?

Hi i was just told by some one els that this mother board is fairly good, the thing is I don't know which is better for it an amd or a pentium 4 and does the socket number mean anything because i cant find the right one for the right socket number 939 do you guys know of eny.




Brand EPoX
Model EP-9NPAJ
Supported CPU
CPU Socket Type Socket 939
CPU Type Athlon 64 FX/Athlon 64
FSB 1000MHz Hyper Transport (2000 MT/s)
Chipsets
North Bridge NVIDIA nForce4
Memory
Number of DDR Slots 4x 184pin DDR
DDR Standard DDR 400 (PC 3200)
Maximum Memory Supported 4GB
Dual Channel Supported Yes
Expansion Slots
AGP Slots None
PCI Express x16 1
PCI Express x1 3
PCI Slots 3
Storage Devices
PATA 2 x ATA 133 up to 4 Devices
SATA 4 x SATA 150
Onboard Video
Integrated Video No
Onboard Audio
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC850
Audio Channels 8 Channels
Onboard LAN
LAN Chipset VIT8201 Gigabit Ethernet
LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps
Max LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps
Rear Panel Ports
PS/2 2
COM 1
LPT 1
USB 4x USB2.0
S/PDIF Out 1x Optical and 1x Coaxial
Audio Ports 6 jacks
Onboard USB
Onboard USB Connectors 6x USB2.0 (3x headers)
Physical Spec
Form Factor ATX
Dimensions 12.0" x 9.6"
Features
Features Support KBPO (Keyboard Power ON) function
Support Wake-On-LAN by PME
Onboard Post-Port LED display
Support CPU Over Heat protect
Support CPU, Chassis and Power FAN speed control
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Old 07-08-2005, 10:43 AM   #2
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Default Re: epox mother board any good?

Well yeah it looks as good as any person would need. Thing is though if you buy a graphics card you'll have to buy it PCI-Express which I think cost a little bit more money. And they don't make the cheaper cards in PCI-Express I don't think.
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Old 07-08-2005, 10:43 AM   #3
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Default Re: epox mother board any good?

Umm never tried one .... but they look okay!

I'd stick with Asus or MSI or even DFI!
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Old 07-08-2005, 11:19 AM   #4
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Default Re: epox mother board any good?

I've hear stories of epox. ALL WHERE GOOD. I know my alliane leader said 2 years ago when he triedhis first Epox mobo. He never has felt the need to go back to ASUS. I just bought one. Prob have my comp set up by next friday or so (going to grandmas hosue to build it) tell ya how they work for me.
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Old 07-08-2005, 11:40 AM   #5
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Default Re: epox mother board any good?

Hey thx im gona build mine in August just im not shere what prossesor will work on a 939 socket thats amd
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Old 07-08-2005, 11:42 AM   #6
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Default Re: epox mother board any good?

YEa I know I recommend AMD to everyone. Its the best out there. Intel is in 2nd place. But they in 2nd place in a race that only has two places so.
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Old 07-08-2005, 11:54 AM   #7
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Default Re: epox mother board any good?

.. lol do you guys know of any amd that fit in a 939 socket?
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Default Re: epox mother board any good?

erm. Yea. AMD is baseing there CPUs on socket 939 so.

Take your pick

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...ubmit=Property

SOCKET NUMBER IS EVERYTHING. ANd when your putting it togther and it don't fit. Don't hammer it. My uncle had a custmer who did that. Then demanded a refund.
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