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Intel D945GCLF2
5.3 out of 10

Intel D945GCLF2

The Intel® Desktop Board D945GCLF2/D945GCLF2D is designed to Read more

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Overall 4
4.0

The 40mm VGA cooler fan is too loud

Paul B., Newegg
16 February 2011
  • Summary: Now I'm looking for a replacement board with NO FAN!!!
  • Pros: Good motherboard. No need for drivers with Windows 7. Linux automatically detected all the hardware too. Windows XP needed drivers, but intel supplied a CD that had all of them. The drivers were easy to install. Good price for a small form factor board. Dual core CPU with Hyperthreading. The CPU ...
  • Cons: The 40mm VGA cooler fan is too loud. This fan is even louder than my power supply fan. I replaced it once but now it's getting louder again. It's almost impossible to find a replacement heat sink with no fan that fits. Only 1.6 ghz. Only 2gb DDR2 533 RAM max. Only 2 SATA ports. VGA only, no DVI o...
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Overall 4
4.0

Pokey

John W., Newegg
13 January 2010
  • Summary: I am really disapointed I activated Windows to it. Now I'm stuck.
  • Pros: It only needs a memory chip and power supply and you have a computer.
  • Cons: Intel drivers suck! You can't extend desktop to S-Video only clone it. I wanted to use this for a Karaoke compter and can't.
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Overall 4
4.0

sound chip not working

S. Chen, Amazon
6 December 2008
  • Summary: I never got the sound chip to work. I installed the driver CD comes with package. after I install XP home edition. Don't know why sound card just not working.
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Overall 4
4.0

decent unit except for northbridge fan

techguy123 "rrpspider", Amazon
24 October 2008
  • Summary: I bought this board and overall I am a fan of it's size, specs and power usage. However, the unit has a built-in fan cooling fan for the northbridge (the CPU is passively cooled by heatsink only). My first thought was that the fan looks cheap and might fail after long term use.
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