Epox 8KHA KT266 Motherboard Elmhurst NY

When DDR was still in its infancy, Epox began turning out some very fine boards. To learn more, read the review of the Epox 8KHA.

Local Companies

Data PROX Equipment CO
(973) 242-3300
311 Hillside Avenue
Hillside, NJ
Mikey's Hook Up East
(718) 384-3800
351 Graham Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
Prima Trading LLC
(212) 755-0700
589 5 Avenue
New York, NY
Z A Enterprises Inc
(718) 854-3717
120 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY
Travel Ease Inc
(212) 967-4420
38 W 32nd Street
New York, NY
Cables and Chips Inc
(212) 619-3132
121 Fulton Steet
New York, NY
Microsoft Retail Management System
(212) 965-6434
174 Hudson Street
New York, NY
P C Expert
(201) 601-9266
700 Plaza Drive
Secaucus, NJ
U S Camera and Computers Inc
(212) 967-3441
423 7th Avenue
New York, NY
Prestige Info Tech
(917) 328-4942
140 Columbia St
New York, NY
Data Provided by:
  




Introduction

Epox’s most famous line of motherboards were the MVP3 PC100 Socket 7 line of motherboards supporting its own AGP 2x slot. What really put Epox on the map was to have the first Slot A KX133 motherboard out in the market two weeks before anyone else did. This sparked a lot of hungry Athlon Slot A users to buy Epox’s EP-7KXA motherboard. While this board did have its share of problems, it was a rather large success for Epox.

With AMD’s release of the Socket 462 CPU, Epox were first in again with the EP-8KTA. After the discovery of the L1 Bridge overclocking trick, Epox released the EP-8KTA+. It had the exact layout of the 8KTA, only with the ability to change the clock multiplier.

After VIA released the 686B southbridge with ATA-100 IDE support, Epox took its successful 8KTA+ and replaced the 686A southbridge with the 686B southbridge to add ATA-100 support. This board was given the title EP-8KTA2.

Again, VIA made changes to its line, adding the KT133A chipset with 266Mhz FSB support, and again Epox took up the initative with the 8KTA3 and 8KTA3+. The expansion layout of the 8KTA3 was almost identical to the 8KTA2. The major differences were the addition of a POST debug card, ATA-100 RAID (8KTA3+ only), an extra DIMM slot to make four SDRAM slots, and the KT133 chipset was replaced with the KT133A.

Now with the introduction of the DDR chipset, Epox already has two DDR motherboards for AMD Athlon; the Epox 8K7A and the 8KHA. We will be reviewing the latter.

Click Here to Read Complete Review

Related Articles
- Gigabyte N680SLI-DQ6 Motherboard Elmhurst NY
We look at Gigabyte's fancy N680SLI-DQ6 and try to find out if it was worth the wait for their nForce 680i motherboard. If you want to know all about this motherboard and if it was worth the wait, keep on reading.
- Foxconn K8T890M2AA-KRS2H Motherboard Elmhurst NY
- FIC AD11 Motherboard Elmhurst NY
- EPoX 9NDA3+ Socket 939 Motherboard Elmhurst NY
- ECS NF650iSLIT-A Motherboard Elmhurst NY
- FIC AZ11EA Motherboard Elmhurst NY