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XFX Releases Intel G31-based XG31i Motherboard

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Thats a nice little motherboard, if its price is right I might use it in my upcoming system. The cmos switch will be useful for overclocking as well.
 
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Looks ok, probably the best looking G31 mobo! Why did they put the 4 pin CPU power socket in the middle of the board tho ffs :banghead: just means there are cables everywhere obstructing the airflow which is even more essential in mATX boards in small cases... Also why only 2 ram slots, most other G31 boards have 4... Unless this is really cheap I dont really see the appeal.
 

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is that mATX?
 

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Brand dilution at its best :shadedshu
 

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which CPU fit for G31? Is it for Atom330 ?? I think my next pc is Atom330. It can handle everything I need.
 

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which CPU fit for G31? Is it for Atom330 ?? I think my next pc is Atom330. It can handle everything I need.
No. Atom is not a processor that you "fit" onto a motherboard. It comes "fitted" onto a motherboard. G31 is a general LGA-775 CPU supportive chipset.
 

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No. Atom is not a processor that you "fit" onto a motherboard. It comes "fitted" onto a motherboard. G31 is a general LGA-775 CPU supportive chipset.
wow, didnt know that, that means no upgrade path for Atom board owners :laugh:
 
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Looks ok, probably the best looking G31 mobo! Why did they put the 4 pin CPU power socket in the middle of the board tho ffs :banghead: just means there are cables everywhere obstructing the airflow which is even more essential in mATX boards in small cases... Also why only 2 ram slots, most other G31 boards have 4... Unless this is really cheap I dont really see the appeal.
On my FOXCONN, it's on the upper left of the mobo (upper right if you use that above picture for reference). It works out really well if you're trying to hide cables, not so much if you accidentally did that part last and have to mobo in + the CPU cooler already on. I spent a while, but it got on! XD (...The CPU cooler ended up being backwards and still is, but, for moving no air, this cooler rocks)
 
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g31 , ohh, that's quick
 

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who fownd error about xfx g31

i have problime the mobo win you power it start thine stop thine start and conteuwes the problem is normal or problem in mobo and can i fex it

thank:roll:
 
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Looks pretty sweet! XFX should make some more motherboards with intel chipsets.