The Inquirer has published a, according to themselves, confirmed ”rumour”. The rumour is that nVidia and ABIT has stopped cooperating because of something that is described as ” ”irreconcilable management differences”.
The cooperation does not only concern graphics cards but also mainboards, which can have devestating consequences for ABIT. They have for a long time manufactured very high quality and well performing mainboards, and to do this they require the best chip on the market.
If nForce3 250 becomes what according to the numbers it should be then ABIT will not be able to fight at the top about A64 mainboards.
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