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Old 06-05-2004, 08:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default best chipset for p4's

building dad a workstation p4 is the choice but i dont know much about p4 mobos. wats best chipset for a 2.8E (prescott) HT cpu?

hes using this for photo-editing and simple programs.
no integrated graphics though. my lil bro will prolly use this for some games too.

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Old 06-06-2004, 03:07 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Intel 875P
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Old 06-06-2004, 06:10 AM   #3 (permalink)
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for the cost in my opinion the intel 865 PERL with ASUS
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Old 06-06-2004, 06:55 AM   #4 (permalink)
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go for true intel chipset.
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Old 06-06-2004, 07:14 AM   #5 (permalink)
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But U cannot overclock with Intel Mobos.
If U wanna overclock, go for MSI with Intel 865 chipset.

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Old 06-06-2004, 07:28 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Well, if you wanna save money go with i865 chipset, if you have money to spend then I would go with the i875p chipset, which is the performance chipset of the two:confused


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