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Definition of ATX, LPX, NLX?

 
 
Will Hay
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      02-17-2004
Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't find a
definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology, but the X? again
LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the specs but don't descibe
what the letters represent!

Thanks


 
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ICee
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      02-17-2004
Will Hay wrote:
> Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't
> find a definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology,
> but the X? again LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the
> specs but don't descibe what the letters represent!
>
> Thanks


What about Google?
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/N/NLX.html
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/L/LPX.html
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/A/ATX.html
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/B/Baby_AT.html


 
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Will Hay
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      02-17-2004
Searched Google for 20 mins without success.

webopedia dosen't define what the letters represent


"ICee" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> Will Hay wrote:
> > Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't
> > find a definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology,
> > but the X? again LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the
> > specs but don't descibe what the letters represent!
> >
> > Thanks

>
> What about Google?
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/N/NLX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/L/LPX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/A/ATX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/B/Baby_AT.html
>
>



 
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°Mike°
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      02-17-2004
The 'X' stands for 'Extended'.
http://www.formfactors.org/

http://www.pcguide.com/ref/case/form.htm


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Will Hay scrawled:

>Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't find a
>definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology, but the X? again
>LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the specs but don't descibe
>what the letters represent!
>
>Thanks
>


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ICee
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      02-17-2004
ICee wrote:
> Will Hay wrote:
>> Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't
>> find a definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology,
>> but the X? again LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the
>> specs but don't descibe what the letters represent!
>>
>> Thanks

>
> What about Google?
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/N/NLX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/L/LPX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/A/ATX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/B/Baby_AT.html


More specific info on the different form factors is here:
http://www.formfactors.org/

ATX: Advanced Technology eXtended
LPX: Low Profile eXtended
BTX: Balanced Technology eXtended
NLX: New Low profile eXtended
microATX: self explanatory


 
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Will Hay
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      02-17-2004
That's great - thanks


 
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ICee
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      02-17-2004
Will Hay wrote:
> That's great - thanks


You're welcome.


 
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Misa Mirkovic
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      02-21-2004

"Will Hay" <(E-Mail Removed)> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
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> Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't find a
> definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology, but the X?

again
> LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the specs but don't descibe
> what the letters represent!
>
> Thanks
>
>



 
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Misa Mirkovic
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      02-21-2004

"ICee" <(E-Mail Removed)> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
news:(E-Mail Removed)...
> Will Hay wrote:
> > Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't
> > find a definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology,
> > but the X? again LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the
> > specs but don't descibe what the letters represent!
> >
> > Thanks

>
> What about Google?
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/N/NLX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/L/LPX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/A/ATX.html
> http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/B/Baby_AT.html
>
>



 
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Misa Mirkovic
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      02-21-2004

"Will Hay" <(E-Mail Removed)> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
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> Searched Google for 20 mins without success.
>
> webopedia dosen't define what the letters represent
>
>
> "ICee" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
> news:(E-Mail Removed)...
> > Will Hay wrote:
> > > Motherboard form factors but what do the letters stand for - can't
> > > find a definition anywhere - assume the AT is Advanced Technology,
> > > but the X? again LPX, NLX? - nothing on the Intel site who set the
> > > specs but don't descibe what the letters represent!
> > >
> > > Thanks

> >
> > What about Google?
> > http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/N/NLX.html
> > http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/L/LPX.html
> > http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/A/ATX.html
> > http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/B/Baby_AT.html
> >
> >

>
>



 
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