Hyper-Threading is a technology which has remained dormant in the Pentium 4 processor for a while now, and only with Pentium 4-HT 3. In summary, if you’re looking for a performance-based motherboard with a touch of class, and want to be a little different from the crowd, the Iwill P4HT-S should be a prime candidate. The layout has typical drawbacks: Case modders will certainly like this! There are many good articles on the web right now which breath insight into what applications benefit from Hyper Threading, and which programs actually take a performance hit.

Uploader: Kazrarr
Date Added: 4 April 2006
File Size: 42.50 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 30452
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Iwill P4HT-S iPE Motherboard Review –

At first I didn’t like the placement of the port just under the first PCI slot, but I suppose if the USB slot were near the edge of the board it could be easily broken off. As this motherboard is clearly geared towards those with an overclocking bias, I would have liked to have seen voltage adjustment for AGP cards.

With the secondary IDE connectors below the fifth PCI slot it means the thick IDE cables may have to wrap around all the other devices which can possibly create a big hot spot. Fitted with an all-in-one monoblock which matches the Gigabyte Aorus aesthetic.

Beginners Guides Cases and Access. Case modders will certainly like this!

This WAS, however, a long time ago about I’d guess. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. The following controllers are integrated: While the AC’97 codec is alright for everyday use, gamers and audiophiles will certainly have to get a hardware based soundcard.


I favour the revised Promise IDE ports location at the very bottom of the motherboard. I’m sure frequent readers will know what has irked me most about this motherboard.

Being first is always good! In celebration of the overwhelming use of the colour red on this motherboard, we here at PCStats. Write a comment below. The data is safe since it’s mirrored on the other drive which is the real benefit. The reason it’s not considered true RAID is because if one drive fails, all data is lost. Consumed Power, Energy Consumption: The 3-channel switching voltage regulator incorporates 4 capacitors of uF and 12 of uF.

This is a great future proofing feature and it’s something most other motherboards don’t have. There are 2 connectors for adjustable and 1 for unadjustable connection of fans connected to a fan on the MCH’s heatsink.

Hyper-Threading is a technology which has remained dormant in the Pentium 4 processor for a while now, and only with Pentium 4-HT 3. There is a lot of competition in this particular market Maybe a little difficult to get hold of here in the UK Purely personal, but I would have liked Firewire support and colour-coded cables Another impressive showcase for the iPe chipset.

Probably the biggest feature that we liked was that the board had onboard Serial ATA. That is why iwiol can easily draw attention of many buyers.

Iwill P4HT – motherboard – ATX – Socket 478 – i845PE

Since the data is divided equally and written on two hard drives it also increases the data bandwidth by two. I would also have liked to see Iwill specify brackets that allowed one to use all the USB2.


The board has an intriguing exterior thanks to the slots and some connectors matching with the textolite in color and a cooler made of semitransparent plastic and illuminated with motherboarr LEDs. If you are considering an upgrade to Intel processors with this technology it would be a good idea to do a little investigating first, top of the line Pentium 4 processors are still quite expensive.

Sandy Bridge Trying out the new method. Posted by Stu – Wed 14 Jan The P4 power connector is near the top of the motherboard which is nice.

Iwill P4HT-S iPE Based Mainboard

At the same time, some of its shortcomings do not let me to recommend it for everyone out there, that is why it remains a good solution for budget-concious people. The Motehrboard colour, the matching retention bracket, AGP slot, and the innovative Northbridge LEDs help distinguish it from the number of homogenous motherboards that are currently doing the reviewing rounds.

By reading this site you agree to our cookie policy.