Intel X chipset iX northbridge and ICH7R southbridge Intel chipsets hold the largest share of the motherboards market at least, for Intel processors. If to start with specifications please look table 1, above it is evident, that differences are minimal:. It’s made of thick cardboard and equipped with a magnetic latch so that you can open a close the lid as if it’s a regular chest Documentation in English: First of all, X supports Intel dual cores processors, and XE — cannot X became the first Intel chipset in the market with official support of dual cores processors. One thing is for sure, if you have a lot of HDDs or need a lot of storage space this model is definitely up to the task:
|Date Added:||15 January 2017|
|File Size:||34.4 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
The contents and the box design are well matched: Actually, all these differences except the last one are completely because of a new chipset, while all other additional controllers of a new motherboard — are absolutely the same, as in previous one. Video 3Digests 955x7aa-8ekes2 cards: In general, critical circuits incorporate electrolytic capacitors from Sanyo and Rubycon high quality and reliable components.
The box is subtle, all black without the distinctive graphics we’ve come to expect on computer packaging, and self sealing with some integrated magnets.
Foxconn 955X7AA-8EKRS2 – motherboard – ATX – LGA775 Socket – i955X
Among the bundled goodies are some very nice rounded cables. In the past, highly integrated motherboards usually meant zero to little upgrade capacity, and were usually targeted towards the system builder or integrator markets.
955x7aa-8ekrrs2 wonder that representatives of this very group are the most frequent guests in our test lab.
The X7AA model is designed in traditional Foxconn red-black-white colors, packed in a very convenient box which resembles a chest: BioShock Infinite and Metro: In the best modern traditions, there are two network interfaces on the X7AA. SuperStep to overclock and monitor system parametersSuperLogo to change the graphic logo at startupand SuperUpdate to search for the latest BIOS version via Internet and to flash the loaded image.
Vladimir Senchihin sench 595x7aa-8ekrs2. It loads an interface to flash BIOS, if the previous flash procedure was a failure. However, everything seems be in an easily accessible location, without creating any coxconn obstructions for any of the expansion slots. Foxconn is a global leader in providing mechanical and electromechanical solutions to the communications, consumer, and computer industries; has an abundant experience in development and manufacture of motherboards and ready computers for overwhelming majority of leaders all over the world for example, HP and Dell are among them.
Each time we marked a high quality and functionality of all products for initial and average market segments, and also for expensive elite computers.
Foxconn X7AA-8EKRS2 Intel X Motherboard Review –
Those who prefer the old storage device interface are not abandoned upon the mercy of ICH7R which really needs a supplement in this case — the motherboard has the integrated ATA RAID controller supporting four devices. Consumed Power, Energy Consumption: Two IDE rounded cables, and one Floppy drive rounded cable are included in the package.
Thirdly, two-channel controller of Intel X Express chipset supports memory up to 8 Gbytes of system memory, whereas XE supports far less.
If to start with specifications please look table 1, above it is evident, that differences are minimal:. Characteristics of chipset Intel X Expressin comparison with predecessors and competitors.
This model on the manufacturer’s web site Russian mirror The motherboard is kindly provided by the manufacturer. First of all, X supports Intel dual cores processors, and XE — cannot X became the first Intel chipset in the market with official support of dual cores processors. Sandy Bridge Trying out the new method. It’s amazing how well equipped flagship motherboards really are foxonn days. This foxxonn on the manufacturer’s web site Russian mirror The motherboard is kindly provided by the manufacturer Vladimir Senchihin sench ixbt.
Foxconn 955X7AA-8EKRS2 on Intel 955X Express chipset. Part I
As the X7AA is the only model on iX offered by the company, there is nothing surprising about its PCB being unique and having no unsoldered elements. Since burst capacitors have become an issue with the long term stability of foxdonn motherboards from every vendorwe’re reassured to see primarily good quality capacitors used on the X7AA-8EKRS2board we tested.
The mentioned BIOS parameters are available in this version, but the viability of non-standard settings hasn’t been tested.