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k7sem??? support, help!

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July 26, 2003 11:20:54 PM

My friend has an Elitegroup Computer Systems K7SEM motherboard. And I need to know if his motherboard will support an AMD 2500+ Barton processor.

I believe it only supports a 266fsb speed, but I'm not sure

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a b V Motherboard
July 27, 2003 2:04:59 AM

I believe in your believes and doubt 166MHz bus processors will run at full speed.

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July 27, 2003 8:00:34 AM

So my advice to him should be to get an AMB 2400+ with 266fsb and overclock that? Or would it be best to get the barton, and underclock the fsb and overclock the internal clock speed? They are both the same price, which will overclock the best?
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a c 435 V Motherboard
July 27, 2003 8:38:49 AM

I doubt that you can overclock with that board. The 2400 running at stock speed will have to do, unless you go with a different board. Even if it has fsb adjustment, without voltage adjustments, it won't run as stable when overclocking.
July 27, 2003 10:48:05 PM

hmmm. So the 2500+ barton won't even function on this board? I guess that's what you get for not picking out the hardware yourself. Luckily I'm not that stupid.
July 28, 2003 12:10:57 PM

I very much doubt it.

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