The connectors for the extra hardware like USB and the smart card reader along with the DIP switch block for adjusting the CPU and the ATX case connector block are all grouped in the same area along the bottom right hand edge of the board. Intel have sensibly standardised the area around the tiny socket and physically closed it off using the heatsink mounting assembly. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Have one to sell? The manual is also excellent. All in all, quality BIOS. This was at 1.

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Oh look, the P4B has been announced: It wouldn’t boot at 16x multiplier and Mhz FSB. The menu layout for the CD is excellent. This was at 1.

ASUS P4B – motherboard – ATX – Socket – i Overview – CNET

Answered on Oct 22, We can attribute the difference to the lack of available memory bandwidth on the system. Answered on Feb 25, All that’s different is the chipset and CPU. No change in CPU voltage was required. The chipset is available very cheaply in volume from Intel. Write a customer review.


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The board is packed with onboard headers for extra items like a smart card reader and their iPanel for system monitoring. There you have it. All in all, quality BIOS. Download Alexa for your Windows 10 PC for free. Get to Know Us.

ASUS P4B – motherboard – ATX – Socket 478 – i845

Overall, it’s a fine implementation of i and it was nice working with it. Manufacturers can create solutions based on the chipset without worrying about the high resulting price tag. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. I heard rumours of 2. This resulting decrease in price lets system builders worldwide get the P4 out to the masses for less money than a i based system with RAMBUS memory.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. It performs as it should do given its speed.

Review: Asus P4B – Mainboard –

Recent Popular Answered Unanswered. With their own employees making grand claims, it was only fair to test things out on the overclocking front.

The powerful Pp4b 4 processor at 2Ghz helps to nullify the memory bandwidth deficit and keep the Aquamark score afloat and respectable.


You may return any new computer purchased from Amazon. After tweaking the FSB, the quickest stable speed was Mhz 16 x The Intel INF update noted that no update was indeed necessary and the operating system had all the needed drivers. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Have a nice day. Far easier to diagnose than listening to a load of beeps or looking up a POST code in your Epox manual chipdet you think?

They’ve taken advantage of the AC’97 implementation in the ICH2 and provided the headers and connectors needed for on board sound. Chippset Asus CD is excellent containing all the drivers for the board, applications and read me’s for the hardware.

Sandra lets us check that the host chipset is letting the CPU perform properly with the 2 CPU benchmarks plus a quick look at the theoretical memory bandwidth of the system.