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Old 08-10-2011, 01:23 PM   #11
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I can't find a better motherboard for that price =/ I'm on a tight budget of $810
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Old 08-10-2011, 01:36 PM   #12
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Well you're saving $24 out of the recommended case and HD I linked you.

This one looks good
Newegg.com - ASRock 880G PRO3 AM3+ AMD 880G HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
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Old 08-10-2011, 01:48 PM   #13
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I don't wanna be paying extra for the onboard chipset though, would it still be worth it?

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Old 08-10-2011, 02:12 PM   #14
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Yeah its worth it, what u going to do if ur card dies an u need access to ur pc?

Onboard is good
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Old 08-10-2011, 02:27 PM   #15
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I have an old radeon i could plugin xD
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Old 08-10-2011, 02:44 PM   #16
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Or this? I love ASUS.
Newegg.com - ASUS M5A87 AM3&#43; AMD 870 SATA 6Gb&#47;s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
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Old 08-10-2011, 02:48 PM   #17
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Ok then, I'll get that then I'm set... right? (already have windows 7 OS disc)
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Old 08-10-2011, 03:10 PM   #18
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Good that will give you the option of upgrading to bulldozer down the road.
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Old 08-10-2011, 03:47 PM   #19
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Will this computer be able to max out WOW settings with a good 30-40 fps?
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Old 08-10-2011, 03:59 PM   #20
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Not familiar with WOW, but im sure it can. Let me look up some benchmarks.
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