Many motherboard models from Amptron, Matsonic, Eurone and PCChips are actually relabeled models from ECS. In this tutorial we show a cross-reference table for the most popular models of cloned motherboards.
Everything you need to know about relabeled chipsets used on PCChips motherboards, like TX Pro, TX Pro II, VX Pro, VX Pro II, HX Pro, BX Pro, VIA GRA, Xcell 2000, etc.
Understand why new busses like PCI Express, USB and Serial ATA are using serial communication instead of parallel.
Learn more about capacitors on the motherboard that leak or even explode.
With Computer Port Extension you can put plugs that are originally at the back of the PC on the front of your PC.
Learn how to backup the BIOS of your PC to recover it later if your PC is attacked by a virus or in the event of a bad BIOS upgrade.
Learn how to reprogram BIOS chips erased by the CIH (a.k.a. Chernobyl or Spacefiller) virus. The describe procedure can also be used to recover your BIOS in the case of a bad BIOS upgrade.
Learn how to decode the BIOS serial number and find out informations like the motherboard manufacturer, chipset and BIOS date.