So i pulled its memory out, removed the graphics card, and alas still no voice. You have to understand that the CPU isn’t the only component using the memory bandwidth. Print Version Of Article. The motherboard comes packaged in the Asus X-series box with the big letter “X” written across the top. They never fail to satisfy their consumers.

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Watch our Tech Videos. I personally don’t like connecting from the power supply as you can no longer control the fan, so I had to buy a fan controller for my system, not a bad choice, but just kind of annoying that there isn’t enough onboard power connectors.

You need a7n88x-x have your kernel sources installed to use this technique BTW. This board has two S-Ata connectors to which you can connect 2 SATA devices 1 on each However, is it possible to connect two per connector? As you can imagine, this would make it difficult to install multiple devices because most cards have only two channels.

The ASUS A7N8X-X / A7N8X / A7N8X Deluxe Thread

Many people will argue that the K7 architecture isn’t really capable of using the 6. The A7N8X Deluxe v2.

With such a great performance comes a great price. TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Thx again Ps You dont need the audio turned on in the bios for it to work do you? Run the Ram in sync with the FSB for best performance.



What do i have to do to be friends with my new board so we can get on speaking terms. Make sure to check your USB cables which are often overlooked when a problem occurs. This table is taken from Hardware. The nature of SATA is one device per channel. From socket to socket A to socketAsus has a top performing board that will surely impress its user.

If their motherboard is to be top notch and grand, they pack it full of features and accessories. I have installed latest drivers from Asus ver 2.

Fan connectors are an issue too. Although you can get w7n8x-x to work with some generic Ram, it’s not advised. Not all Asus motherboards are cheap.

ASUS A7N8X-X – motherboard – ATX – nForce2 400

Having a chipset capable of offering more then the CPU can handle means the extra bandwidth can be used by other devices without having to compete with the CPU at all. Anyone have any info about this? Yes, my password is: They never fail to satisfy their consumers. I had heard that they are hogs when it comes to CPU utilization. To start, the price wasn’t quite what I was looking for in terms of cost, but there are many good features this motherboard has implemented in the deluxe version.


You just need the following files in the root of the floppy: Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds. This board is almost the same as the original A7N8X Deluxe.

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Once you’ve installed the drivers, you have driver modules which will be loaded in memory when needed. Do you have to use the onboard sound to be able to hear it, i have disabled it due to using an audigy 2. Performance-wise, its a go-getter. When you hook up speakers to the onboard sound card, it will use them for the Speech Reporter but I do not know if it is capable of using speakers hooked up to another sound card for the same functions I doubt it.

I tried pinging it and pinging another computer from it