I would agree though if you are a halfway advanced user and can deal with, and wrangle with a few potential issues the DFI would be the way to go for FSB. As far as benchmarks go you won’t see any differences between the two unless they are video tests. So which is better? Do you already have an account? SoundStorm was good competition for Creative Labs during its time, but did suffer from driver issues and performance problems. I really don’t know if I’m getting an nForce2 chipset motherboard..

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Ultra offered dual-channel support, while the plain was single-channel PCcapable.

Best Nforce2 Ultra motherboard out there? I’m not into features, onboard thingies and additional crap.

Log in or Sign up. Flamin-roidsMar 22, Go over to XS, they’ll all tell you But keep in mind the price difference. It was also important not to divert bandwidth, by sharing memory bandwidth with the most powerful IGP produced for Bezt A, from the rest of the system. Jul 12, Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.


Which is better? nForce2 or VIA KT600?

As a newbie to the chipset market, nVidia’s original nForce chipset struck out pretty badly despite being fast for its time. If you buy anything else its a waste.

Both boards rock and both will do at least fsb. There are many reasons why the nForce2 chipset has put up such stiff competition.

Review: NVIDIA nForce2 – Mainboard –

bwst I have a NF7-S and don’t have a single complaint with it. Home Computing Nforce2 Motherboard Smackdown. Once the prediction is made, it’ll automatically load the data into memory before the processor requires it.

BattleMasterJul 5, InNvidia released a refreshed nForce2, called “nForce2 Ultra “. Still, the delays gave Via Technologies enough time to ship the KT Unfortunately feeding an Athlon processor with more bandwidth then it requires is a bit redundant. The nForce2 chipset was released by Nvidia in July as a refresh to the original nForce product offering.

BattleMasterJul 4, TinyJul 3, Amazingly the competition has not been able to mount any sort of counter to the nForce2.


That’s not to say some couldn’t, but nForce based boards that did some decent front side bus overclocking were few and far between and that sort of killed it in the eyes of the enthusiast.

Mforce2Mar 19, In fact, Via just brought a new chipset out, the KT I nforrce2 and that’s pretty evenly matched to the nforce2, but the nforce2 still just about beats it on performance. DASP works on the same concept as the hardware prefetch logic’s found in modern processors.

SJetski71Jul 5, Dojo WarlordJul 4, Get a NF7-S v2. UnhookedJul 6, As for the aformentioned problems with the DFI boards those are old news also. Unfortunately, the chipset has nfotce2 some delays, though not as substantial as the original Nforce.

Jul 2, 2.