Well that’s the drive benchmarks covered in some detail now on with the other bits, obviously there are a wide variety of different factors which influence the overall speed of the motherboard, CPU choice for one, memory speed for another and probably the most. What was the best tech product of ? Click here for a slightly more thorough rundown on RAID. Click to find out more. Otherwise I wouldn’t try it, just go for a TBird. If you wait for the picture above to load you will see the memory benchmarks are taken at the various different settings and finally with the FSB maxed out at MHZ with all the various options in the Abit BIOS turned on for extra memory performance. Fri Oct 12, 1:
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Abit KT7A and AthlonXP
I could run a whole bunch of tests of the board, but since I just reviewed the whole OcUK bundle last week, it seems somewhat pointless so I’ll just show you the most popular Sandra benchmarks.
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Supports up to 1. Phew with that little bit about RAID over lets see what it means for your computer and the all important Benchmarks. Will a BIOS upgrade fix the older versions? I saw something yesterday and now rraid/kt7e find any information on it.
Can anyone confirm this beyond the one source? Performance doesn’t vary especially much with the new KTA boards, they all essentially use the same components, the KTA and the new VIA B Southbridge which has native support for ATA transfer rates, the Abit does however offer lots of features kt7w improve memory performance, these features aren’t implemented on all KT boards, and yet again Abit leads the pack in this area, the key area where Abit seem to lead is in the swift rectification of problems with the boards, usually this is a new BIOS release which fixes and improves speed and offers extra features.
If you wait for the picture above to load you will see the memory benchmarks are taken at raidd/kt7e various different settings and finally with the FSB maxed out at MHZ with raid/ot7e the various options in the Abit BIOS turned on for extra memory performance.
should i risk putting an athlon xp into my abit kt7a raid v? – TechSpot Forums
Overall RAID 0 makes the computer feel quicker and more responsive in loading applications and large games, the only downside is the extra expense and the bit of extra time on Windows bootup as the RAID array is initialized. That might be a nice upgrade point. Just about everyone plays games so lets see how the Abit copes with a few gaming benchmarks. ATX form factor 2.
Yes, my password is: Well that’s the drive benchmarks covered in some detail now on with the other bits, obviously there are a wide variety of different factors which influence the overall speed of the motherboard, CPU choice for one, memory speed for another and probably the most.
I can’t remember where I saw it, but my cloudy mind remembers it was somehow related to Azzo computers.
should i risk putting an athlon xp into my abit kt7a raid v1.1?
I do like this board a lot though, it offers overclockers all the facilities we need to get the best out of the system, and you cant really expect much more from a motherboard, this along with Abit’s experience in this market and there continual bug fixing BIOS updates and web presence ensures that the Abit KT7 series motherboards are winners in my eyes. RAID 0 stripping mode kkt7a boosting performance 4.
The only bit where RAID doesn’t seem to increase the performance is in the random read and write tests, though these results are certainly no lower than a single drive, the buffered and sequential transfer rates are much higher than with a single drive.
When the CPU’s a bit faster and the performance delta a bit larger, I’ll upgrade. What was the best tech product of ?
If you need more processor power and are afraid of what the XP might do, just get a Thunderbird instead. Abt a final gaming benchmark I tried out 3dmark and tried to get the highest possible score. Join the community hereit only takes a minute. The only slight improvements Abit could make in my eyes would be to offer a wider voltage adjustment within the BIOS maybe up to 1. Okay so I know my mobo is an abit, but