This ABIT’s top board based on the iP chipset is a bright example of an image product the release of which was preceded the intensive advertizing campaign. Find great deals for ABIT IC7-MAX3, Socket , Intel Motherboard. Shop with confidence on eBay!. ABIT IC7 MAX3 – Taking Canterwood to the MAX. AMD Athlon 64 has taken most of the spotlight over the past month but we shouldn’t forget.

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ABIT IC7-MAX3 – motherboard – ATX – Socket – iP Overview – CNET

The IS7 is the most consistent and places first almost all of the time. Something that was revolutionary at the time. The space ic7m-ax3 it and the P4 retention ic7-ma3x is a little limited but shouldn’t cause too many problems with CPU coolers of a reasonable size.

The MAX3 must fight extra hard to win back the performance crown to abif Canterwood chipset in this test. IC7-MAX3 is a good mainboard, even very good one. The fan is what makes the OTES system tick, and it’s not particularly annoying, either. BioShock Infinite and Metro: The ‘sinks were hot to the touch, suggesting that the MOSFETs were really kicking out some serious finger-scorching heat. The specific orientation of the IDE slots see the picture is not always convenient This is no board that you buy because you want as much as possible for your money; this ic7-,ax3 a board you buy because you want the worst there is.


The IDE contacts are still placed side-by-side and we concluded it to be a good thing. The bundled brackets and on-board ports will still omit 2 USB2. If you want to connect other things than disks and CD recorders, it can be done via one of the eight USB with ease.

Thankfully, the fan was barely noticeable above the general noise emitted by the PC.

The sound is as usual an AC97 codec-based one and ic7-msx3 six channels if you want. The IS7 takes the lead with fps. If the integrated features are insufficient, you always have five Ic7-mqx3 slots to fill up.

Built around the Intel P chipset, it efficiently handles data flows between the connected devices. It’s all intuitively easy to comprehend.

They perform so alike that we can be rather certain that not many performance optimizations have been performed.

MP3 encodning Fraunhofer II codec. Adding a PCI-based Gigabit controller would have really swamped the bus. Socket F Computer Motherboard for Intel. Settings are inputted in a pre-OS bootup screen. See ic77-max3 2 pre-owned listings.

The 4-phase switching voltage regulator incorporates 8 capacitors of uF and 3 of uF. Appearances can be deceiving, though. Certainly there are always those that can reach higher with their CPUs, especially with the 2. Show More Show Less.


Right next to the OTES cooling is the 12V contact, nicely placed to the upper right edge of the board. That’s an awful lot of potential bandwidth riding on the PCI bus. If now Intel would only leave that P4 Extreme Edition in our testlab.


This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used. Another nifty feature are the green LEDs that shine when the board is operational.

ABIT IC7-MAX3, Socket 478, Intel Motherboard

Accessories Package of a new design; Documentation: For the data to be readable you must insert a key in the key reader which is mounted on a bracket. The three Canterwood boards perform almost identically while the IS7 comes in last. That is, if your wallet is a bit too thick.

This time, it is no longer by the edge but a bit further in on the PCB. Time for some overclocked benchmarks. Click to find out more. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. The dual-channel nature of the board means that it’ll run best with two modules of equal size.

Why i bought it: Then we have the bit about reason. Later on, it is actually quite nice that they are next to each other and not behind each other as ic7-maxx3 normally are seated.

The MAX boards is much about image and unfortunately, it has a negative effect on the pricetag.

Best Selling in Motherboards See all. With “F1” activated, this board turns into a real racing champion and crosses the finishing line as number one. What i like most about it: