I dont know of any slot cooler that wouldn’t fit on the K7Pro. Mar 14, Posts: Jul 8, Posts: Blacktree Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Tribus: History shows that MSI boards usually perform a bit above average, but are usually not at the very top of the charts.
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In fact, MSI does excel in the areas that matter in those markets – performance and stability.
Fri Sep 07, 9: I am running a k7m right now as we speak. Basically, you can’t choose any multiplier below the default on your CPU. Thanks everyone for your feedback! I’m very happy with mine.
Fri Sep 07, 8: Another relatively minor gripe about the K7M is the Via southbridge. Jul 8, Posts: Apr 26, Posts: It’s been very helpful!
One of the caveats and consequently a major gripe about the K7M was this bad ATX power connector placement, which ruled out the use of big phat high-performance slotA heatsinks. Fri Sep 07, 6: Farewell to a Beauty by Mike Andrawes on November 3, 4: They usually sacrifice performance for improved stability.
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Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Log in Don’t have an account? Philippe Smack-Fu Master, in training Registered: The latter allowed more space from the ATX connector and a 4-layer design.
Of course, MSI is clearly targeting this board more towards servers and workstations with the inclusion of onboard SCSI and overclocking may not be such a big deal there. While this doesn’t seem like such a big deal at first, it really poses a problem when trying to overclock to a higher FSB speed, especially if you’re starting with a CPU designed for MHz operation.
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Mar 14, Posts: History shows that MSI boards usually perform a bit above average, but are usually not at the very top of the charts. I’m not sure what advantage this would be, however. I dont know of any slot cooler that wouldn’t fit on the K7Pro. Post Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment.
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Get the K7Pro, I love my mine. It seems that Asus has changed the layout of the K7M. Surprisingly, the performance of the K7 Master-S mwi extremely good amongst the competition here, but still maintains rock solid stability. Fri Sep 07, Overclocking is a relatively weak point on the K7 Master-S as well.
Although the Alpha P was designed with a notched area in the heatsink to account for the ATX power connector. Go to the Asus download page and see jsi many drivers and patches there are for the K7M.
ASUS K7M vs. MSI K7 Pro – The Better Athlon Classic Slot A Motherboard?
But I would rather hear from anyone who has had any personal experience with either of these Athlon Classic Slot A mitherboard. The fact that it uses an AMD southbridge is a definate plus. MSI only includes a normal sized heatsink to cool the North Bridge.