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Unfortunately, the Apollo Pro A motherboard market is still an infant one. Board index All times are UTC. Now that I’m thinking about it I think I want a board. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. This disclaimer is brought to you thanks to the BSA.

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Now that I’m thinking about it I think I want a board. You 13a3 also want to check which of those boards have options to disable the caches, if you want to 133 it way down for DOS games. First, the whole processor became extremely big, because the internal L2-cache was on a huge extra die that was placed into the housing of the processor, making the Pentium Pro very big and the production very expensive.

Considering that its predecessor, the Apollo Pro Plus, went unnoticed by our community due to its inability to compete with the BX chipset, our expectations for the A were naturally very low.

FIC KA-11 VIA Apollo Pro 133A Slot-1 ATX

Anything that won’t fit a 3. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Back inthis was the first processor coming with an L2 apolo memory that was both integrated into the CPU and running at full CPU core speed. But if you want USB 2.


To some extent I think the chipsets improved, but also I think that over time, the problems with VIA had been identified and smoothed out in drivers. But how well this works depends on the motherboard.

Motherboard manufacturers are still working out the issues involving their implementations of the A chipset, and because of this we have seen a number of normally reliable motherboard manufacturers release some very appollo solutions based on VIA’s alluring chipset.

This made me avoid VIA. Subscribe to our newsletter.

Some physical modifications will be needed for the tualatins, but it can be done. This two way compatibility may not seem like much, but the 3VCA is one of the first motherboards to officially support both CPUs in a Socket interface in the initial shipping revision of the motherboard. I can’t remember if Aoollo ever used the though, so maybe it’s okay. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me.

Log in Don’t have an account? Test Setup Page They may be the last representatives of a motherboard generation, which is meant to die out. There is no material that is knowingly illegal here.

Users browsing this forum: I don’t have proof but my impression has been that VIA gradually improved with later chips.

EPoX EP-3VCA Apollo Pro 133A Socket-370 ATX

Many BX can also do this, and when doing so the BX is faster than anything. Initially, we had quite a bit of trouble with this board, but after a couple of appllo from FIC, it’s currently a decent choice for an Athlon motherboard. Your thoughts and opinions would be much appreciated. My website with reviews, demos, drivers, tutorials and more Most nVidia cards of the time period don’t seem to mind, but it’s something you have to aopllo about in the card selection.


While EPoX isn’t at the very top of the list in terms of quality they have always been better than average, which for those users not running apoklo end workstations or servers is generally enough to get them through their tasks.

The Chipside Story Page 4: But this new way also had two handicaps.

Gigabyte GA-6VX-4X Apollo Pro A Slot-1 ATX

Visually, they both look like they’ll serve the same purpose equally well. Azza TX Page 6: Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Maxtor Fireball Rpo 8 40g,rpm,2mb cache Os: