We also had a few shocks in other areas. I have not installed – SoundBlaster You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number. The 4-pin 12V and pin ATX power connectors are at the preferred location on board edges. How satisfied are you with this reply?

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Asus A8R-MVP: Mainstream Rocket

Similar help and support threads. So, why were we disappointed?

IDE and floppy connectors are ideally located on the right edge of the board – where they belong. Log in Don’t have an account?

Visual Studio is a dog, dawg! It has Soundmax audio? Board Layout The box for the Asus A8R-MVP is dark grey and strewn with confetti, perhaps to announce the party inside, but it is certainly not a serious package like w8r-mvp see on the top-line Asus boards.

Board Layout Basic Features: This is usually a custom upgrade which can be seen a8r-mvpp a new full install. We even talked with Asus about why they didn’t lavish their attentions on the A8R-MVP, and we were given perfectly reasonable explanations. Check with the ASUS web site for the correct sound card chip used.


Memory voltage does not extend to 4. I don’t mind dropping a few hundred for speed.

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Mainstream Rocket by Wesley Fink on November 23, 1: The lower IDE and floppy connectors are card-edge connectors, which keep cables out of the way of cards. Visual Studio is a dog, dawg! The installation disc that came with the board will not run We actually reached even higher overclocks, but was completely stable with air cooling.

As we began benchmarking the A8R-MVP, we realized that our assumptions were completely wrong and this board might prove to be the board many have been waiting for.

I’m not a ‘gamer’ though — I’m trying to select the fastest available mobo for software development. It could be a Realtek HD sound chip. Did this solve your problem? No programs installed except upgraded to MS IE Our first thoughts, naturally, were “ho-hum”, a solid but unspectacular Crossfire AMD. Log in Don’t have an account?


You could try these, they are from a similar card, but I make no guarantees ftp: Board Layout Basic Features: There is no need to snake cables over the CPU or slots when this location is used. Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation.

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Find More Posts by Aphelion. There are no complicated internal switches as we’ve seen on some other Crossfire boards, which may be one of the reasons for the excellent overclocking that we see on this Asus.

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