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We were very impressed with the performance of the Reference Board, and in fact, recommended the K8N Neo2 as the motherboard of choice in our last High-End Buyers Guide. The rest of the MSI K8N Neo2 Platinum is quite colourful, and this is done to help us install the right bits of hardware in the right location if we aren’t super-geeks.

It’s a strategy which has paid off for MSI.

MSI K8N Neo2 Platinum motherboard for PC Gaming by MSI

platinuj Several days ago, we finally received the K8N Neo2 retail board, so we were very anxious to verify what we had already found and perform additional testing on the K8N Neo2. Perform Performance score reflects how well you feel the hardware meets your expectations on performance. Of course we’re not just going cut a blank chispet on that matter, because as you all know, ‘performance’ is a very product-specific intangible. Global Game Awards Release period Release Period – Jul About Us Employment Privacy Policy.


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With a board that does so many things so well you always wish for a little bit more, but that does not take away from the excellent performance of the K8N Neo2. Press return twice to start your list 1.

MSI has implemented every nVidia nForce feature, so for more information on those features, you may want to review nForce – Part 1: You need to be logged in and have a GD rank of 2 or higher to ;latinum the discussion.

The socket AMD Athlon64 processor has been available for a couple of months now, but many enthusiasts continue to hold out.

Try and be conservative with your scoring and that a 10 should mean the hardware is perfect in all regards chiipset everyone should consider buying it. While the layout of the board is different from what we’re use to, thanks plaginum to the single nVidia chipset, I like the fact that the dual channel DDR RAM slots are up along the top of the board. Press return twice to start your list List item the first List item the second List item the third Press return twice to finish your list.

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MSI really needs to provide a wider available range of frequency settings, since this is one board that can use the additional settings. A high Value score will let people know that this hardware is worth its cost. The voltage and overclocking options on the K8N Neo2 are generally very good, but we quickly reached the CPU frequency limit of the board. Doom 3 and Conclusion. MSI Computer has been very friendly with the enthusiast market in the last few years PCstats has been reviewing its products.


Battle at the Top by Wesley Fink on July 30, 8: Lifespan Lifespan score reflects how long you feel this hardware will last and perform its function. While the layout of the K8N Neo2 is a bit unusual, it works very well in most case designs.

Features and Layout Abit AV8: Future Proof My PC. It’s hard to say with certainty, either way. Log in Don’t have an account? List item the first 2.

Many enthusiasts now sport MSI boards, or videocards in their systems in an attempt to reach higher overclocking speeds, and faster benchmark scores.

Can I Run It. The K8N Neo2 Platinum is an entry level motherboard easy for the novice computer builder that is just getting into the gamers scene. Taking Athlon 64 to the Next Level.