Either that, or it has some mind blowing performance and incredible new features to justify the price. And now we look at a more expensive motherboard, which must be much “cooler”. Try and be conservative with your scoring and that a 10 should mean the hardware is perfect in all regards and everyone should consider buying it. Similar pads are used in some mobile racks for hard drives. Is “the best Foxconn board we’ve ever seen” really all there is to say? They can stick to metal tightly, but you can unglue them from the surface without any traces of them left.

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Global Game Awards But User Manual still recommends doing it when the power is off. And we can see no signs of economy in this unit: Single Card 10 – Gaming Performance: Line Out Connector 7. Unlike a jumper, foxcohn can be used with a powered system and even with a running operating system the result — BIOS settings reset to defaults — will take effect after restart.

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There is a POST display to make the life of overclockers easier. Similar pads foxcpnn used in some mobile racks for hard drives. List item the second 3. So it must be noted that our a779a-s under review offers everything possible here.


Release period Release Period – Sep The discussion area is the place where you get to chat with fellow gamers and techies. Part of the Digital Life series of motherboards, the A79A-S offers enhanced connectivity and entertainment capability, backed-up by high-performance features and components.

Introduction, design Page 2: BioShock Infinite and Metro: The other products still use FX with SB All of them are solid-state models from the leading X79a-s manufacturers. In the past, all FX boards featured the SB southbridge which, while it wasn’t bad, it wasn’t going to win any prizes for being the most feature-rich southbridge on the planet. Foxconn has reimagined it’s digital home boards and is also working with AMD on something new.

Video 3Digests Video cards: Essentially this is the relaunch of the FX platform, and we eagerly contacted Foxconn to get this board in without knowing its price. So essentially, such motherboards differ from cheaper products significantly only as far as their graphics ports are concerned.

Foxconn A79A-S – motherboard – ATX – Socket AM2+ – AMD 790FX

Foxconn UK Price as reviewed: And now we look at a more expensive motherboard, which must be much “cooler”. AMD OverDrive now a bit more official. Heat is transferred through an elastic thermal pad, which provides tight contact. Along with a79a- natural option to install a couple of graphics cards with enough room between them for ventilation, you can also install three dual-slot graphics cards or four single-slot models.


On-board chokes use ferrite cores. AMD OverDrive, fkxconn multitool of overclocking software, finally gets a bit more official with the release of its own website. There is also a button to reset BIOS.

Consumed Power, Energy Consumption: In fact, the only on-board components needing intensive cooling for stable operation in the overclocked mode with raised voltage are field-effect transistors in the CPU voltage regulator. While previous Sapphire boards have been considerably, well Ostentatious good looks and over engineered to the limit – the Foxcomn Blood Rage is another Quantum Force extreme overclocking board that has lots of new and lovely bits, but also a price tag to match.

Overall Overall score reflects how great you think this hardware is. A high Value score will let people know that this hardware is worth its cost.