When set to [Yes], this item allows you to run some older operating system without floppy disk drive. The range of available voltages for the CPU and Northbridge are also stands out – as you would expect from a company that so closely identifies with the computer enthusiast The Northbridge adjustments extend from the default 1. Got it, continue to print. Merry Christmas from The Tech Report staff! When set to [Enabled], the memory address space at 15MM will be reserved for ISA expansion cards that specifically requires this setting.

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How they serve abih is also a good reference for your next purchase. This item displays the CPU model name installed on this motherboard. Enter text from picture: Abit made concessions to a price point on the AG8 in their choice of an average AC’97 2.

This item allows you to use the boot ROM instead of a disk drive to boot-up the system and access the local area network directly. This item sets the time you specify usually the current time in the format of [Hour], [Minute], and [Second].

Enables the Power On Suspend function. But by doing this, you will have to reset all previously set options. BIOS Setup You must press the Power button to power-on the system. This item displays the processor speed of the CPU installed on this motherboard. Connects to devices of IEEE protocol.

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By pressing ‘print’ button you will print only current page. This item determines the function for on-chip Serial ATA. Technical Support Form Contact Person: Also please make sure you have the latest drivers from your peripheral cards makers!

Plug in the AC power cord only after you have carefully checked everything. Underground 2 Impressions and Conclusions. This option protects the BIOS configuration or restricts access to the computer itself.

ABIT AG8 Socket Motherboard Review | Features

The value of high limit must be set above the one of low limit. You can also select the [User Define] option to enter the manual option.

Though ABIT has skimped a little on audio, they did not shy away from making sure you have enough enthusiast features to keep you very happy. Features and Layout Abit AG8: Yes, we highly recommend that you clear the CMOS before installing a new motherboard.

Review: ABIT AG8 – Mainboard –

Be sure to grasp on the edge of the substrate, and face the Pin-1 indicator toward the bottom-left side. As8 series intel pentium 4 system board socket 80 pages.

Supports up to 4 IDE drives. As we saw on the AA8 Duramax, Abit has added a hefty heatsink with a side-blowing fan to the northbridge to handle the voltage range that abut have built into the AG8.

AC’97 is good eound for most people, but those serious about audio or gaming will want a dedicated sound card or look at ABIT’s more expensive options like their Fatal1ty line of boards. For those of other OS, please follow its on-screen instruction.

Abit AG8 User Manual

This should be enough to satisfy most DDR users and it even provides options to use some of the fast high-voltage memory, which has recently been introduced to the High-end memory market. ATX power supply ready 8. Voldenuit It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays.

These items set the high and low voltage limit. Once the system has detected that the fan speed is lower than the low limit value, system will shutdown automatically. You can certainly see the family resemblance to the Abit AA8 DuraMAX, which is one of the better performing X motherboards – and that is a good thing.

Read on for an in-depth look at the AG8’s features and performance.