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Tualatin on BX board...

By lokem
Mar 9, 2002
  1. Noticed that there's a post on the main page that someone has done a mod to use the Tualatin on an ABIT BX6.

    There's actually a slocket available to do so in the market:

    http://powerleap.com/Products/iP3T.htm

    That's if you want to spend the extra $$$ for the converter :D
     
  2. uncleel

    uncleel TS Rookie Posts: 980

    Also: Abit has a bios revision that allows "User Define" settings for faster cpu's on that slot1 BX board
     
  3. lokem

    lokem TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 672

    Interesting. Never had an ABIT board b4, but somehow they ALWAYS seem to have the LITTLE bit of extra stuff for users to play around with...

    Hopefully EPOX comes out with that little extra with the 8KHA+! :D
     
  4. TS | Crazyace

    TS | Crazyace TS Rookie Posts: 275

    abit BX boards DO NOT support tualatins. You need to modify them for it. Also, the Powerleap adapter cost $60!!! Thats a new motherbaord! That is why people are trying to get more out of their BX boards. I might try it!
     
  5. lokem

    lokem TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 672

    That's odd. The ABIT board is in the compatible list of BX mobos for the Powerleap converter.
     
  6. TS | Crazyace

    TS | Crazyace TS Rookie Posts: 275

    Yes, for the adapter, but not otherwise. I thought you said it was compatable without
     
  7. lokem

    lokem TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 672

    Nopes. No BX board with a normal FC-PGA converter is compatible with the Tually...
     
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