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#1 razor


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Posted 05 August 2008 - 07:38 PM

hey everyone,

we've just wrapped up a review of an ECS Black Series P45 mobo - check it out!

this looks like a solid "Swiss Army" type board - workstation, light gaming, 'Net and e-mail, etc.


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Posted 05 August 2008 - 08:36 PM

Damn those are horrible overclocking scores. :(


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Posted 05 August 2008 - 08:56 PM

Damn those are horrible overclocking scores. :(

I was thinking the samething ouch :(

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Posted 05 August 2008 - 09:10 PM

I was thinking the samething ouch :(

it's an ECS board what did ya expect? :closedeyes:

But I have to admit the whole black PCB layout looks badass :thumbs-up:

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Posted 06 August 2008 - 04:27 AM

Yea I was disapointed too with the OC scores but at stock it performed quite well....
BTW the Black design is eye catching.

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Posted 06 August 2008 - 06:45 AM

I been using ECS boards for our custom builds at the store for a bit over a year now. They are reliable and decent performing boards for the average user and/or light gamer.

But I wouldn't ever recommend one for overclocking or for a true gaming system. Only the office work type PC's and as I said the average user that doesn't really game all that much.
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Posted 06 August 2008 - 07:06 AM

I'm surprised the caps didn't blow off while testing! I hated those boards when I was building systems on the cheap for people. Rma galore.

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