Volume shipments of G965-based motherboards again delayed

"Volume shipments of G965-based motherboards again delayed"

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Due to problems with chipset drivers, motherboard manufacturers cannot start shipping products utilising Intel's G965 Express chipset. New drivers are expected to be released in October to rectify the problem, but unfortunately this will delay shipments of motherboards containing the G965. Apparently the issue with the chipset driver was that both versions (14.24 and 14.25) failed to include support for Shader Model 3.0, and hence the delay. Further, according to Taiwanese sources, Intel is now expected to update drivers for the G965 chipset every six months, enabling more features and improving its graphics performance.

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11-06-2009, 02:49:01

luis_cardenas_3931
nahh im just happy that my pump is goin to still work and what LCS u have

mynes TT 760i really good for beginers

11-06-2009, 23:48:59

agentx
a resorator xt, 2 black ice 120x2 rads, a pmp 400, 2gfx blocks and a cpu block. sounds simple but the layout is pretty complex lol

12-06-2009, 01:12:30

luis_cardenas_3931
lol sounds real nice

where you live
i live in australia?

12-06-2009, 20:45:41

agentx
in the states, it must be a pain living in australia with the heat . i hate the summer cause it gets hot here but the winters are great i open my window and get some great temps on my rig lol

12-06-2009, 23:38:32

luis_cardenas_3931
LOL yeh that would be cool

and everythin in america is sooo cheap compaired to australia:P

13-06-2009, 18:15:55

agentx
idk about that, then again when moneys tight everythings expensive

13-06-2009, 21:21:05

luis_cardenas_3931
yeh
im gettign a new upgrade for my pc
and new mobo-Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3P
and a new case -Thermaltake V9
coz im selling my laptop

XD

14-06-2009, 03:01:49

agentx
i wish i could upgrade, hell a single watercooled 285 would be great and 2 or 3 well i dont have words for that lol

14-06-2009, 04:16:52

Evo2RaidPc
I would love to upgrade myself. Moneys the big issue these days. Even Finish Adding a bittspower chipset block or a GPU water block on my 260GTX.

14-06-2009, 09:56:31

agentx
ya the cards themselves are costly then its another 100 or so to add a block, and if ur wc'ing for the 1st time its more
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