Foxconn K8MA-8EKRS NVIDIA GeForce Micro ATX AMD Motherboard. Foxconn meets the current and future demands of high- performance. Gigabit Ethernet Connectivity The Foxconn K8MA-8EKRS features a fast Gigabit network interface for high-speed LAN connections at up to Mpbs data. Foxconn WinFast K8MA-8EKRS Motherboard Review – PCSTATS. Abstract: With the release of the nVIDIA’s GeForce series.
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There are three 32 bit PCI slots for other expansion peripherals, such as a wireless network card or TV tuner.
The high heatsink on the northbridge may be an obstacle to install a video card with a bulky heatsink at the back side. On the whole, motherboard functionality is on a high for a presumably budget model level. The PCB layout is simple fortunately, there are practically no additional 8eekrs.
With the release of the nVIDIA’s GeForce series chipsets, enthusiasts now have a high powered integrated option that does not well In terms of goodies, the motherboard incorporates onboard analog video, a 7. The models are practically no different, except for their chipsets and the resulting functionalitythey use 6150kk8ma same PCB with the same peculiarities, and even the same BIOS version: Current chipsets featuring integrated video are loaded with features but lack performance especially when it comes to 3D games.
Noise level, dB A: But even though this model uses the top chipset in the series, it still has some empty seats on the PCB — BIOS write protection jumper it’s not soldered in all models of the current revision and an additional audio-in AUX-In. As the graphics slot is too close to memory slots, an installed video card may hamper your manipulations with memory modules. If you watch movies mainly on your monitor, you can still enjoy the benefits of the GeForce ‘s HD accelerator there.
It’s practically excellent for a microATX motherboard. Enthusiasts want custom machines, with features they can customize. Foxconn SuperUtilites package is a typical set of utilities: Beginners Guides Cases and Access. It unveiled two models 8ekr on modifications of chipset combinations, promising to become very popular: The mentioned BIOS parameters are available in this version, but the viability of non-standard settings hasn’t been tested.
There has been a lot of focus on motherboard capacitors in the last year, so we make a point of listing the brands used on the boards we test. Doom 3 and Conclusion.
SuperStep to overclock and monitor system parametersSuperLogo to change the graphic logo at startupand SuperUpdate to search for 8ejrs latest BIOS version via Internet and to flash the loaded image. The only jumper is placed in an ideal location, access to it is not hampered even when a motherboard is installed into a narrow PC case. In general, critical circuits incorporate electrolytic capacitors from OST we are not very enthusiastic about it and United Chemi-Con.
The deciding 8ekra may be its low price, but we actually had no reliable information about it at the time we published this article. The board also contains a voltage regulator for memory consisting of several uF capacitors.
Foxconn 6150K8MA-8EKRS – motherboard – micro ATX – Socket 939 – GeForce 6150
There is a load menu function, which allows to choose a boot device to startup a system without modifying BIOS Setup. Consumed Power, Energy Consumption: It supports audio output to 8 speakers, but there is no bit audio support and other advantages of High Definition Audio. All the bracket headers are at the bottom of the motherboard, which helps keep things tidy.
The 3-phase switching voltage regulator of the processor incorporates three field-effect transistors per channel, five uF capacitors, four uF ones, and several ones of lesser capacitance.
Sandy Bridge Trying out the new method. A standalone graphics card can also be installed in the single PCI Express x16 slot if desired. It expands its wide range of products, whenever the opportunity occurs. This model on the manufacturer’s web site Russian mirror The motherboard is kindly provided by the manufacturer Sergei Pikalov peek ixbt.
Video 3Digests Video cards: There is a brief description of jumper functions on a PCB. Frequency response from 40 Hz to 15 kHzdB: It’s very strange that HDA support, which finally found its way to NVIDIA chipsets, is not included in this motherboard, which is intended for a home multimedia center!
Both the nVidia GeForce chipset and nForce Southbridge are cooled with silent passive aluminum heatsinks. The particular board we tested did not come with a user’s manual, which is a bit surprising, however there is one included on the driver CD.
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Though the motherboard under review with the current BIOS version does not allow to set DRAM Timing, which is so important for performance, it was automatically set to 1T in our tests; detailed information on the memory mode is displayed at startup. On the flip side, consumers looking to build a budget workstation machine can save a bit of money with a good integrated video motherboard, which 615k08ma the need to buy a standalone videocard right off the bat.
In this case we decided to limit ourselves to publishing the results of a single motherboard on a different chipset SiSas the performance of AMD64 solutions does not depend on a chipset 6150k8mq be more exact, only periphery’s and probably video card’s performance depends on it.
Other manufacturers are already doing this, and it really does same DIY’ers time and headaches. Write a comment below.