[mythtv-users] OT: Confused between geforce 8200 and 8300 IGPs motherboards

Jens.Peder.Terjesen at devoteam.com Jens.Peder.Terjesen at devoteam.com
Wed Mar 25 11:17:52 UTC 2009

-----Robin Gilks wrote: -----

>I've been looking for an upgrade of my trusty SD spec'ed Via Epia
>frontend and have been checking out Asus AMD motherboards. Many
>seen to be confused as to which are full sized ATX and which are
>As far as I can see the
>M3N-H/HDMI is full sized, uses the 8300 and can map 512M of video
>M3N78 PRO same
>M3N78VM is uATX, uses 8200 and can map 256M of video memory
>M3N78EM same
>M3N78AM same again
>Is there a difference between the 8200 and 8300 IGP or are retailers
>getting confused about that as well since the 8300 seems to be based
>the 8200GS PCI-E card chip.
>Is there a 8300 based motherboard in uATX form factor that can map
>512M of
>Robin Gilks
>mythtv-users mailing list
>mythtv-users at mythtv.org
I have a M3N78-EM which uses the 8300. With stock BIOS 256M of video memory
is the maximum. With updated BIOS 512M is the maximum.
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