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Old 04-22-2006, 08:22 PM   #1
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Default intel mobo chipsets

which ones are good?
which are the best?
which suck?
and which are just okay?
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Old 04-22-2006, 09:26 PM   #2
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Default Re: intel mobo chipsets

LGA 775 (socket T) is the current socket. P4's are good, celerons USUALLY suck, and thats all I know.

oh, you said chipsets. I thought you ment the processor. Don't know a thing about chipsets.
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Old 04-22-2006, 09:32 PM   #3
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Default Re: intel mobo chipsets

hes asking about chipsets, not sockets.

im pretty sure he doesnt know what hes talking about.

are you talking about processors?
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Default Re: intel mobo chipsets

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hes asking about chipsets, not sockets.

im pretty sure he doesnt know what hes talking about.

are you talking about processors?
He's talking about the chipsets that are on the motherboards. Like my motherboard has a Nforce 4 SLI chipset. I dont know anything about intel's chipsets, hopefully someone else can let us know.
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Default Re: intel mobo chipsets

my mobo has an intel 915g chipset
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Default Re: intel mobo chipsets

Cool?

Well anyways this is what wikipedia has abou it
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intel_chipsets
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Default Re: intel mobo chipsets

so if i get an intel board, it should be a 9xx series.
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Yeah, thats the newest one so thats what I would go with. Im sure there are people here that know a lot more about this then me though. I barely know anything about intel.
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i975x are the best out right now. Then comes i965/i955x then the numbers go down like i945x and so on. Soon i985x is going to come out. Keep in mind that Intel motherboard are NOT cheap.
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do the 9xx series support sli/cfire? or which ones do?
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