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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If you own a MAX board, you immediately feel like a member of an exclusive club consisting of only the worlds MAX board owners.

Their description is provided on the PCB. The specific orientation of the IDE slots see the picture is not always convenient TechBubbel Podcast — Ratings and Reviews Write a review.

The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously. There are also voltage regulators of the AGP bus 2x uF and several less capacious ones and of the memory 2x uF. Additional Product Features Networking Type.

Two seconds faster than the second and a whopping five seconds faster than the IS7-G. More than enough or what do you say? The must-get feeling dominates and the bank account suffers. With “F1” activated, ic7-mad3 board turns into a real racing champion and crosses the finishing line as number one.

Right next to the OTES cooling is the 12V contact, nicely placed to the upper right edge of the board. The abkt result from the board with the high price tag.

By reading this site you agree to our cookie policy. Ix7-max3 usual, you can configure everything you might need in the race for additional gigahertz here.


Other hardware used in all test systems. IC7-G is in itself a very expensive mainboard. Definitely one for the modding crowd.

ABIT IC7-MAX3 – motherboard – ATX – Socket 478 – i875P

It is also supplied with various accessories. Socket Computer Motherboard for Intel. You may also like. By lowering the multiple and raising the FSB, we could find the limit for what the abir was able to handle.

The sound is as usual an AC97 codec-based one and provides six channels if you want. This makes it possible to connect up to six S-ATA harddrives. IC7-MAX3 is not a reasonable mainboard, and will also not find any reasonable buyers. However, on the bright side, the buyer gets to take part of the finest in the present mainboard market, even if its only an inch sharper than the already incredible IC7-G.

Above the socket ABIT had to squeeze in its little wind tunnelthe purpose of which is to cool capacitors and voltage regulators. The distance to the northbridge cooling is not much better either. Would i buy it again: Four of them are handled by a Silicon Image circuit and the other two are handled by the southbridge, with RAID0 support of course.

Here you can find all functions you want. BioShock Infinite and Metro: Honestly, I was quite dissapointed with the packaging of the MAX3. IC7-MAX3 is simply the closest thing you can get to a luxurious mainboard to date, and as usual with status-giving merchandise, all reasoning goes straight out through the windows when finally stuck.

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ABIT IC7 MAX3 – Taking Canterwood to the MAX

Shortly, not ordinary people, but that is also some of the charm of ait MAX boards. Adding a PCI-based Gigabit controller would have really swamped the bus. The chipset fan was changed for a basic fan, just to know. That is, if your wallet is a bit too thick.

Video 3Digests Video cards: In the unbuffered memory benchmark however, the MAX3 is no longer the best.

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Our walk around begins as usual with the socket. It can be a problem to reach the memory modules with a video card installed, and it might be difficult to mount the CPU cooler because of the plastic cover over the transistors and capacitors of the CPU voltage regulator. The target is, as aforementioned, to cool power supplying components and capacitors to increase the stability of the system, especially when overclocking.

Later on, it is actually quite nice that they are next to each other and not behind each other as they normally are seated. It seems like a good idea on principle, and the plastic surround has the requisite screws to secure it in to a case.

IC7-MAX3 is a good mainboard, even very good one. That the IS7 can take the lead with a marginal like that is amazing. Instead, tests were run with a 1: If all this is not enough you can always pop in another 5 PCI cards.