| ||Thread Tools|
|21st November 2006, 07:54||#1|
Join Date: May 2002
nVidia nForce 680i SLI Chipset - Core 2 Enthusiasts Dream?
When nVidia announced its first 500 series chipset for the Intel platform, the market was looking forward to a chipset that could perform, after seeing how well the AMD variants worked. We were all expecting to get our Core 2ís blazing on the 500 series for Intel; unfortunately, nVidia dropped the ball here. While a new MCP was introduced, the Northbridge or SPP as its known from nVidia was the same C19 chip that was used on the nForce 4 SLI Intel Edition, the same woeful memory controller and overclocks followed yet still remained fairly popular due to SLI support.
Learning from this mistake, nVidia took its 500 series for Intel and threw them down the toilet and started to work on the 600 series, which would be the first new chipset for Intel platforms using completely new and improved silicon
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Driverheaven Nvidia Mobility Modder Released V126.96.36.199||jmke||WebNews||0||6th August 2009 13:12|
|Nvidia nForce 790i Ultra SLI chipset||jmke||WebNews||0||19th March 2008 21:14|
|abit IN9 32X-MAX Wi-Fi Mainboard on Nvidia nForce 680i SLI Chipset||jmke||WebNews||0||2nd May 2007 11:13|
|NVIDIA nForce 680i LT SLI review||thorgal||WebNews||0||16th March 2007 13:41|
|ECS PN2 SLI2+ nVIDIA nForce 680i SLi Motherboard||jmke||WebNews||0||1st March 2007 11:21|
|Nvidia nForce 650i SLI vs. nForce 680i SLI||jmke||WebNews||0||28th February 2007 14:47|
|Nvidia nForce 590 SLI chipset for Intel processors||jmke||WebNews||0||23rd October 2006 07:02|
|NVIDIA Brings the Power of SLI Technology to Intel Core 2 Duo Platforms||jmke||WebNews||0||6th June 2006 14:02|