Super C/P ratio DDR2 motherboard, DFI LANParty DK X38-T2R introduction
Intel launched its X38 almost more than 3, 4 months.
Then, X48 also shows up in the market this year.
Since X48 has been postponed the official launch time, so many gossip about X38 and X48 were upon the internet.
Users are compares with X38 and X48 so hard recently.
X48 is around the corner now.
So, X38 still the highest-end of Intels product line.
Coz, the price of DDR3 memory is still sky-high in market,
therefore, DDRII + X38 chipset seems the best choice for a super C/P ratio platform.
The review target board this time is LANParty DK X38-T2R, which belongs to LANParty series, an entry level overclocking board.
The package box is still reminding the same in Black color.
Accessories inside the box
The Northbridge heat sink is the same with LT X38.
The thermal paste is high quality product.
DFI LANParty DK X38-T2R
The lower left of the motherboard:
2 x PCI-EX16(CrossFire mode in X16+X16)
1 x PCI-EX4
3 x PCI
Realtek ALC885 7.1 channels audio codec
The lower right of the boar
1 x Floppy
6 x SATAII,ICH9R
ICH9R支援RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 0+1 and RAID 5
Built-in power/Reset button and debug light, a good design for DIY users.
The upper right parts:
1 x IDE
4 x DIMM DDRII supports 667/800/1066
The upper right:
The board incorporates with 4-phase digital PWM
6 x USB 2.0
1 x 1394
1 x Gigabit LAN
Red jumper is for clear CMOS function.