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Old 06-09-2007, 09:37 PM   #21 (permalink)
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which is better though? or are they same?

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hey STE, which one is the ds3 3.3 revision. i dont seem to find it, could u give me the link on new egg or something
and is there a difference between the 1.3 and the 3.3? which one would be better?
There is a difference between them, I just don't Know it.

I believe this is the one I bought.
Newegg.com - GIGABYTE GA-965P-DS3 LGA 775 Intel P965 Express ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail

I am not completly sure of it, the one I bought had " V3.3" in its title. So I don't know..
Youd assume the newer version has an updated BIOS or some fixes. But again I don't Know them.

There are better overclocking boards. I dunnue like the newer 680Is or the DQ6's or something... Not that the 965P DS3 is a bad choice..

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i think its a bios revision, to fix out the kinks from the original one as well as giving it more functionability

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* Rev. 1.0: FSB 1066MHz, one system fan header, ALC883 (Vista Basic Logo)
* Rev. 1.3: FSB 1333MHz, one system fan header, ALC883
* Rev. 2.0: FSB 1066MHz, three system fan headers, ALC888 (Vista Premium Logo)
* Rev. 3.3: FSB 1333MHz, three system fan headers, ALC888

So rev. 1.3 has a slightly older audio chipset. That's seems to be about it, compared to 3.3...


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so no vista premium sound on the older ones... boo hoo.....

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