NexGen developed the Nx companion chip to address the issue but as far as I know there was never any motherboard sold with both chips. AMD K7 Athlon I dont know that the Win 98 system information actually differenciated between the K6 version 1 , 2 or I do wonder why the K6 has these issues. It was time for AMD to move forward but they had a real problem: Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. Try Kademar Lyra v2.

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The problem is smbus which hangs MHz and gives memory config problems — some say it is only good for 83MHz or less.

The introductory K was by far the best-selling variant. This is what I run as the most stable combination for my hardware!

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From a technological point of view it was a K6 on steroids. They had another minor evolution which was Enhanced 3DNow! Your email address will not be published.

And because the memory is too small, only M, the system is running very slowly, can not accept. If I install Windows tj, with version 1xx. This article is based on material taken from the Free On-line Dictionary of Computing prior to 1 November and incorporated under the “relicensing” terms of the GFDLversion 1. By the way, what is bobo? This article includes a list of referencesbut its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations.


Wdm drivers under ME fo4 example run slower easy to test, just test without soundcard.

Note that Ubuntu Your email address will not be published. Like I said, I’m not ym expert, so forgive me if I’m incorrect about any of this. It also can recognize video card, but I can not find the driver.

Do not use them as they make blue screens on K6 systems as soon as you run DirectX applications! The K6 had a considerable impact on the PC market and presented Intel with serious competition. The K5 was far from disappointing. K6-III — the last of the many.

This machine was new two years ago? Intel Pentium III Intel Pentium II List of AMD microprocessors. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. It ran with a Isa videocard, started with 3 disks, then later, the O.


What can be said that hasn’t been said before? By the time the and the were mainstream parts, the K family had already moved to the budget PC segment, where it still competed successfully against Intel’s Celeron.


Early x86 bit Am It k66 manufactured using a 0. I just got a sweet deal on a K6 processor so Zmd bought it to use for building another motherboard that can handle more memory than my Compaq Presario with it’s Camero mother board that’s maxed out at mb. Gentoo is your only good bet if you want actual software. The lower voltage and higher multiplier of the K meant that it was not fully compatible with some Socket 7 motherboards, similar to the later K processors.

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I have a lot of old 5. The pci card has system requirements of windows 98 SE or later, so no problem there. While the K had mediocre floating-point performance compared to the Celeron, it offered faster system RAM access courtesy of the Super 7 j6as well as 3DNow graphics extensions.

I was not very good but it was fun working on it.