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post #1 of 34
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EPoX may go belly up...

http://www.fudzilla.com/index.php?op...=1189&Itemid=1

It's from fud, but I found a couple other small references here and there. Pretty sad if true, EPoX wasn't my favorite brand but I've had good luck with their boards.
post #2 of 34
To be honest i dont really care that much. Ive had nothing but troubles with thier boards, as well as a few friends of mine. Im never going to buy another one of thier boards, so it doesnt really phase me tbh.
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Quote:
ATI

GO nVidia

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*x1650 PRO 512mb - $187
Biggest oxymoron of all time.

As for Epox, sad if they go :/
    
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LIES! I've had 2 epox boards. Never a problem they oc like dfi's.
    
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post #5 of 34
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I dunno.

Both that I had OC'ed like crazy and had user friendly bioses. The enthusiast boards regularly received glowing reviews on many sites as well.
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Am I the only one that's never even heard of this brand?
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post #7 of 34
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The board I had which was the 9npa+ if I remember right was one of the only 939 boards that could match the DFI lanparty.

edit: found the review I was looking for... it was given editor's choice along with the DFI by anandtech in their nf4 roundup:

http://www.anandtech.com/showdoc.aspx?i=2465&p=28
post #8 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by iandh View Post
The board I had which was the 9npa+ if I remember right was one of the only 939 boards that could match the DFI lanparty.

Hell yeah. That was my first skt939 board and I loved it. It's still alive and kicking on my spare rig.
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post #9 of 34
Poor EPoX.. at least they don't make purple motherboards like ECS...
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post #10 of 34
I've been through 3 epoxes. One just flat out had problems - even after RMA, so I returned it. The second ran fine until it decided to flash it's own bios with nothing, randomly killing itself. The third was alright at stock but couldn't overclock worth a damn.
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