CE was supposed to be the official retail one that allows better overclocking; however, CD seems to be on a lot of boards at the moment. As for overclocking features, ASUS’ standard features are here. A simple BIOS option that most other motherboard manufacturers offer would clear up this frustration in an instant. Normally, we don’t complain too much about layouts, unless there are some serious issues which was the case with the A7V Here is where all the connectors come together, and this backplane is laid out like Intel’s Desktop boards.

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The A7V is a fairly standard motherboard from ASUS that manages to attain a good balance between an attractive board for OEMs as well as an enthusiast-class solution.

Although you can adjust the setting, the actual voltage being fed to the processor was never adjusted; we’re hoping this is a BIOS issue and will be fixed shortly. CMedia – 6 Channel. This is a little disappointing but nothing to cry about.

New to the market, this chipset brings all the great features that the KTA provided and a few extras. We’re not sure whether the problem is related to Kingston or ASUS at this point; seeing as how the memory worked fine in every nwtwork motherboard we’re betting the a7v33 is with ASUS for this one.

ASUS has been a favorite of ours for quite some time; their commitment z7v333 engineering excellence has given them a leg up on the competition when it comes to competency in board manufacturing. While most of us would rather a 6th PCI slot, we will see that its pretty much not needed.


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Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon’s website. Between PCI slot 2 and 3 is nerwork blue header for the extra 2 port cable. Here we see the backplane. The other issue we had nrtwork the layout of the board was that the CPU fan connector is very far away from the CPU socket. As for overclocking features, ASUS’ standard features are here. The AGP Pro50 slot really only makes sense for workstation-users, as the only cards that require it are made by 3D Labs.

networi Must be trying to get rid of the older stock. No AGP voltage changes are available on this board and not likely to be in the future.

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For any motherboard to be considered a real overclockers or hardcore users motherboard these days, it just has to have some sort of RAID controller onboard. Since Firewire uses a pass-through design to relay signals, you just have to plug your other Firewire devices into the back of each other. Unlike other diagnostics systems that tell you in code what is wrong, this baby tells you in plain English what is wrong with your board.

Log in Don’t have an account? The other problem we have with the ASUS board is that you cannot disable the Promise BIOS from loading, which increases boot time tremendously as the controller searches for any devices attached to it.


ASUS A7V333 Motherboard Review

ASUS was one of the first boards to offer Thoroughbred support, though the version of the BIOS that is currently available wouldn’t allow us to change the core voltage of the Thoroughbred processor. Subscribe to our Newsletter. This device supports 5. We’ve brought netsork the issue with ASUS but have not received an answer yet. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me.

ASUS A7V Motherboard Review

Oftentimes, manufacturers will use cheap North Bridge fans, which end up contributing to a noisy system, something ASUS has also managed to eliminate with this design. Then we have our Audio ports, 3 of them for the 3 connectors needed for 5.

Fisrt ndtwork under our notables section is the Flash media reader headers. Next 2 serial and 1 parallel ports. Continuing along with the elegance theme, ASUS is one of the first motherboard manufacturers to implement serious thermal protection on their Socket-A motherboards.

You get 4 USB 2. ASUS has used this on most of their feature packed line of boards, so something tells me this board is going to be something special. CE was supposed to be the official retail one that allows better overclocking; however, CD seems to be on a lot of boards at the moment.