Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Search
  
Most Popular
Hardware Reviews
PC Parts
Crucial M550 512GB SSD Review
WEB Reviews
Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 V.3 4TB SAS 6Gb/s HDD Review
OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Review @ Custom PC Review
Gigabyte F2A85XM-D3H
NZXT Phantom 630
Auvio Bluetooth Portable Speaker Review
Corsair H90 CPU Cooler Review
BIOSTAR Hi-Fi Z77X (Intel Z77) Motherboard Review
Noctua NH-L9i Cooler Review on Technic3D
Breaking News
AT&T Partners With Chernin In Video Venture
Pioneer BDP-170 Blu-ray Disc Player Comes With Wi-Fi, Miracast And Youtube Connectivity
LG's G Watch is Water Resistant
Micron Releases New Solid State Drive For Data Centers
Toshiba Joins GLOBALSOLUTIONS Ecosystem
Apple Is Eyes The Electronic Payments Market
G.Skill Launches 32GB DDR3L-2133 1.35V SO-DIMM Memory Kit
Apple Makes Progress on Reducing Environmental Impact
Home > Hardware Reviews > PC Parts

Sunday, November 05, 2006
Foxconn K8M890M2MA-RS2H

2. The Package

Foxconn's retail package is very simple. It has the WinFast logo and can be found at the retail price of US$50~60, making it a very affordable solution for entry level users:

Below is a list of what's included in the retail package

  • A flyer with installation and motherboard information
  • A CD with drivers
  • 1x UltraDMA cable
  • 1x FDD cable
  • 1x I/O shield
  • 1x SATA cable
  • 1x SATA power cable

The board itself looks very uncomplicated and most parts can be identified easily.

Click to Enlarge!

Via's K8M890 chipset can be found under the right passive heatsink The board can facilitate an extra PCI-E card, that automatically disables the inter grated VGA card, for faster and better graphics abilities. 2x PCI is still offered, with 2x2 ATA133 for HDD and optical storage drives and of course, 2x SATA connectors.

There are several, extra connectors on the motherboard for extra USB2.0, Front Panel Audio, COM2 and Firewire. However, Foxconn hasn't included those in the retail package, probably to keep the retail price low. The back I/O panel has the usual connectors, 5.1 channel Audio (3 jacks), PS/2 keyboard and mouse, 1 x parallel, 4 x USB 2.0, 1 x 100Mb LAN and lastly 1 x D-Sub15 VGA port. The bulk disc includes all the required drivers to get everything going:




Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message


 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .