Talk:AMD 690 chipset series
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Why is cleanup necessary
Why does this need to be cleaned up? Specify please. Carillonatreides 01:11, 1 March 2007 (UTC)
no 690T chipset
this name is taken from ATI papers leaked a (ref 6 and 7 in article) by several sites (including earlier versions of this article) that do not care to use precise names and mix up prefixes. If you look in reference 7 you see the northbridge RS690T in the supposed 690T chipset (better version of ref 7 image here http://media.bestofmicro.com/B/M/8194/original/trevally.jpg; or you can copy image adress in ref 7 and load it as webpage adress). This northbridge corresponds to M690T chipset.Dream caster 20:56, 4 March 2007 (UTC)
- The "T" suffix was meant for "Premium" class chipset, according to the "new" naming scheme. But since DAAMIT uses 690, the 690 is lacking the IGP and 1 PCI-E slot, it's okay to stick with the "690 chipset" name, but I know that the 690 is still unknown in status, it may be cancelled from day one after that "leaked" presentation from ChileHardware. --188.8.131.52 11:45, 3 April 2007 (UTC)
To the person who put up the entire product list...
Please provide more information about the motherboards for comparison, such as the whether it supports HDMI and other extra features. --184.108.40.206 03:33, 12 April 2007 (UTC)
benchmarks and tests
every article of this type ought to link to benchmarks and other objective tests of the product.
I was hoping this page would say how much memory the northbridges in this series can address. 4gb dimms are becoming affordable so a 4-slot motherboard could in principle have 16gb, and I'd like to configure some 690G-based boards that way (buying new boards is not an option). Any idea if that's possible? Thanks. 220.127.116.11 (talk) 05:25, 4 September 2008 (UTC)
asus makes horrible boards. M2A-VM is one for the record books. Only their expensive stuff is good. Horrible manufacturer in my book. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 18.104.22.168 (talk) 10:59, 23 July 2010 (UTC)