Intel X48 is essentially X38 chipset but cherry picked so overclockability can be further enhanced. X48 will also officially support FSB1600.This X48-based motherboard from Intel is expected in the first quarter of 2008.
More importantly, X48 is to fix the EIST bug present in the X38 chipset that requires motherboard manufacturers to rework their X38 boards.
Intel X48-based DX48BT motherboard scheduled for Q1 2008
Posted on Tuesday, Oct 02 2007 @ 00:04 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck