Can't fit GF4 on an ECS K7S5A

By lokem
Mar 13, 2002
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  1. I suppose EPOX is not alone on this one. HardOCP has a small news blurp on this:

    I'm quite certain that the mem chips on the GFX card will interfere with the IDE header as shown here:

    http://www.ecs.com.tw/products/socketa/k7s5a.htm
  2. Arris

    Arris TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 4,508   +81

  3. lokem

    lokem Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 773

  4. erwin1978

    erwin1978 TechSpot Maniac Posts: 327

    If you ask me it's Nvidia's fault for making the card so chunky. They should've put all the guts on top of the card instead of facing down.

    ECS simply needs to redesign the layout of their next generation board.
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