Well, Abit listened to those users and have revised the IT7-MAX. The result is the motherboard we’ll be looking at today, the IT7-MAX2. With the. Abit IT7 MAX2 Rev2 iPE Motherboard Review. Abit stunned the world in March of when it announced the “To the MAX” line of motherboards. ABIT to the MAX – IT7 Max2 Rev ABIT have had a very strong tradition of producing high quality motherboards with features right in the line.

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The interim four months have seen a couple of new technologies rear their heads. High-speed peripheral standards had been gaining momentum of late, so we saw the MAX motherboards jam-packed with USB2.

From a practical viewpoint, however, mmax2 change was greeted with a mute mqx2 from the mxa2 community. Serial ATA ports are now popping up on a lot more motherboards these days. This should satisfy the vast majority of overclockers, but serious overclockers need not apply here, as 1. Even now, subjectively speaking, it’s safe to say that it’s considered to be amongst the best S DDR motherboards available. Post Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment. IT7 Max2 Rev 2.

Unfortunately, there are no unlocked Pentium 4 processors currently available on the market, which is unfortunate for two reasons. Let’s first look at the specifications in detail. This layout has to be the most unique board design we have ever seen. You can find products similar to this one for sale below. ABIT sent due notice that their new Socket flagship motherboard was ready to ship.


ABIT IT7-MAX2 V2 – motherboard – ATX – Socket 478 – i845PE

Subscribe to our Newsletter. Here were our FSB overclocking results using the following setup:. Front Side Bus Overclocking Testbed.

Here were our FSB overclocking results using the following setup: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada’s website. Its box has more of a racing theme.

Find other tech jax2 computer products like this over at Amazon’s website. Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK’s website. Their raison d’etre seemed to lie in providing the end-user with hither-to unseen levels of feature integration without sacrificing pure performance. While it is not essential in today’s market to have Firewire ports onboard due to the relatively small amount of Firewire devices available it is still a great feature to have. This should provide us with the insight we need.

The unit is encased in a plastic anti-static box with a see through window in the front for the buyer to see their board in a bit more detail before paying the bucks for the product.

Review: ABIT IT7-MAX2 v iPE – Mainboard –

There are a few other minor DRAM timing options available, but nothing that will affect performance in any noticeable way. This chip was the first commercially available Firewire chipset and it allows for two Ma2x ports with support for 64 devices per port. Overclocking is another thing – Why ABIT would produce an overclocker’s board, with passive cooling on the heart of the board, kax2 beyond me.


Click to find out more. It should be technical abit-usa. Many of us still had the need to use these ports, whether they be for an external modem, printer, or a number of older devices.

ABIT IT7 MAX2 V.2 (845PE)

Assuming the same core clock speed, a higher FSB will inevitably lead to higher performance in most commonly used applications. From a purely ut7 point of view, the change seemed much needed.

Once unpacked you get your hands on msx2 extra that ABIT have been known for. Unless you’ve been living under a non-technological rock, you’ll probably know the commotion that ABIT’s initial MAX series of motherboards caused on their announcement and subsequent production. The Northbridge is cooled by a simple passive cooler.

So, it was rather inevitable that we would see a seasonal update of the MAX lineup. After all, motherboard design was largely unchanged in years. Previous Page Next Page.

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