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"ND" <email@example.com> wrote in news:1105917668.655692.42840
> I saw this nice deal in frys ( $190 for 3gz p4, and ECS pt800
> motherboard ).
> I want to know if the PT800 motherboard will support the variable fan
> speed i.e. adjust(not just monitor) the speed of cpu fan acocrding to
> temperature ( using bios or perhaps a thirdparty utility ).
> Also, I can get a MSI PT880 MB for $50 more. Is that worth the extra?
> Thanks in advance.
The motherboard can be had for $45 and the CPU will run about $180.
You do the math. As far as fan control, I know the Pm 800 is monitor