It sounds like you’re having trouble getting either sound card to detect in Windows. Originally posted by draeseke: If you think you’re have a hardware problem, just look at the Port80 card and it’ll tell you whether something is broken with a quick reference to the manual. Can someone recomend a decently priced HSF from Newegg? I need drivers for sound and the chipset.

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Epox 8RDA – 6 channel sound? (and nForce2 questions) – Ars Technica OpenForum

Should i use the ones from epox, or nvidia? Tue Mar 11, Here you have the possibility to disable and activate the integrated features on the motherboard soumd make some general settings for the system.

However the nForce2-chipset has as we mentioned before most features integrated directly in the chipset so we see a full support for firewire, USB 2. The company has rpox dominating the video market ever since 3Dfx expired but during the latest months nVidia suond shown up more and more in another context.

It seems as if the nForce2 north bridge SPP varies greatly in quality and unfortunately we had undoubtedly gotten one of lesser quality. I have tried to contact them to no avail. If we had been limited to 1.

Epox Epox International Network Drivers – drivers found.

EPoX EP-8RDA – motherboard – ATX – Socket A – nForce2 SPP Overview – CNET

In spite of the fact that the tests went on for almost five minutes not even a second differs between the different configurations. Video Instructions This brief videos will show you how to install a driver that does not contain a setup utility. Total 1 download for Utility.


I haven’t found a way around that problem either. Even if nVidia does not have the same influence eox the motherboard market as it has on the video card market the majority of all motherboard manufacturers introduced a motherboard based on the nForce2-chip.

During our final overclocking we increased the voltage up to 2. The Abit NF7 looks like a good board too. We have gathered epkx settings here in a chart below.

8rxa is even two fullversion programs on the disc: During our tests we used a solution of xx32bits and an update frequency of 85Hz. The nForce2 chipset has obviously great potential and we believe that there is even more performance to collect from this chipset.

Thanks to EPoX for making this review possible! What my device manager shows in Windows me and NVidia is a name you directly relate to video cards and has been so for quite a while. CD drivers and utilities.

MP3-encodning is in eopx very large extent depending on the CPU which we clearly see in the results. Anyone out there have it and can confirm this for me?


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We are also negative to the chipset cooler which in itself is not especially efficient but which soubd has very bad contact with the chipset as EPoX is using a simple piece of TIM as heat conducting material. Tue Mar 11, 8: PC Health is the built-in monitoring software which keeps an eye on temperature, voltage and rpm of the system fans. EPoX has for as long as I can remember been one of the manufacturers who encourage overclocking, perhaps not officially but without a doubt if you look at how 8gda products are designed.

As final words we would like to say that soon there will be more nForce2 motherboards here on Nordichardware but which ones the future will reveal….

There is however a couple of things which EPoX missed in our opinion but we already wrote about 8rdq in the BIOS section of the review. Privacy policy and Terms of Use. May 29, Posts: EPoX has for a long time been a great actor on the enthusiast market and has also acquired a big network of retailers.