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Old 02-22-2005, 05:25 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Hey the FX cpus are S940 right? so why couldnt you put them in the mobo? Im j ust saying those 4 cause it just sounds cool not like im actually gonna do it. But for a server hands down the quad opteron is the best YIPPIE. I j ust wish i had something to utilize that much power. I dont even need it i just figured i woul dpost it to outdo intel lol. And nubius what IS pic-x? ive never heard of it before.

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Old 02-22-2005, 05:43 PM   #32 (permalink)
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FX's are 939, they aren't server chips. There may be socket 940 FX's , but they are mainly 939 and for desktop purposes. Opterons are purely server uses and the mobo only supports that. Just because the sockets are the same assuming you had 4 socket 940 FX's doesnt mean that the mobo would run them.


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