GA-81945P PRO DRIVER
The cooling solution is also Active for the Northbridge and passive for the South. Now we come to the flagship of the Gigabyte IP fleet. This is the first time we’ve had a chance to look at an Intel dual-core processor and supporting motherboard in action, so we’re quite excited about the whole thing. The Larger chip provides the Firewire-A backward support with the smaller chip adding the Firewire-B support. Gigabyte gains some user-friendliness marks with its documentation.
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You will see that this motherboard has two PCI Express ga-18945p slots. Beginners Guides Cases and Access. A new computer user trying to install Windows XP on this motherboard would be lost at this point.
We’ve seen a few other motherboard manufacturers slip up like this recently too, so we hope it does not become a trend. By default, the Intel P Northbridge chip is passively cooled, but Gigabyte has included a small 40mm fan that clips to the top of the heatsink.
This means that SLI is not officially supported; however, Crossfire is a possibility if Intel goes for Crossfire certification on the platform. Intel is more likely to push for Crossfire support since ATI are less of a threat to Intel in the onboard graphics and entire chipset section, for that matter department than nVidia.
It’s always good to see a motherboard that includes just about everything a user would need from the get-go.
Gigabyte GA-8I945P PRO – motherboard – ATX – LGA775 Socket – i945P
The Larger chip provides the Firewire-A backward support with the smaller chip adding the Firewire-B support. Gigabyte loses the user-friendliness marks they gained in the last paragraph.
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The cooling solution is also Active gz-81945p the Northbridge and passive for the South. You can find products similar to this one for sale below. Previous Page Next Page. The GA-8IP Pro motherboard can use either 20 or pin ATX power connectors and comes with a small plastic insert to block off the unused four pins as necessary.
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The second PCI Express x16 slot is actually a universal slot running at the x4 protocol. We used pin ATX powersupply for all testing. Subscribe to our Newsletter. Also included is a multi-language illustrated hardware installation guide which essentially explains how to build a computer from start to finish.
Ha-81945p is the first time we’ve had a chance to look at an Intel dual-core processor and supporting motherboard in action, so we’re quite excited about the whole thing. Following along in the traditional Gigabyte manner, this motherboard comes with a nice pile of extras.
The included single-language manual is well written and ga-81945pp all the basics, going more in-depth with BIOS settings than we are used to seeing. Like clockwork, Intel can be relied upon to keep churning out chipsets, as well as reasons to want to use them.
There’s absolutely no reason not to use this, as installing it takes only a few seconds, even for a novice. The ICH-7R Southbridge chip also features a small passive heatsink and this got quite toasty during testing.
Gigabyte GA-8IP PRO – motherboard – ATX – LGA Socket – iP Overview – CNET
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Gigabyte gains some user-friendliness marks with its documentation. The driver installation software is slick and easy to use too, though in our case it did not run automatically from the driver CD.