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Old 04-12-2007, 06:27 PM   #1
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I might get a new motherboard. Currrently I have the mobo listed below. SLI and all but only 8x. I have the computer in sig. I want SLI maybe, idk. I want to overclock because mine cant, can only change FSB, maybe a bios update would change that, but idk. I was thinking maybe one of the 650i motherboards. It needs to have onboard sound as I dont plan on buying a sound card. I was thinking maybe around $130 not more. Thanks

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Old 04-12-2007, 09:29 PM   #2
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Old 04-14-2007, 01:11 PM   #3
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Hey he said he wants buy my mobo, So I am definatly getting one, any suggestions? Please, I think I do want SLI cause I can get an 8900gs and than a year later just add another.
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Old 04-14-2007, 02:11 PM   #4
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I'm an Asus fan:
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Old 04-14-2007, 03:15 PM   #5
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ASUS P5B Deluxe or Commando. DFI P965-S would be my first choice. These can run SLI but the second slot would be 4x only.
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Old 04-14-2007, 04:28 PM   #6
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The one freestyler105 posted is a great board. But if you can't swing the $209.99, it's little brother, the ASUS P5N-E SLI LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 650i SLI would be another good choice.
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Old 04-14-2007, 10:02 PM   #7
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The first was two expensive, but I thought maybe there was an asus open box one for $135. It was 650i, but had 3 pci EX slots for sli and a physics card. Think I might get that.
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that board atomic linked is a decent board. great quality for the price. I'd be carefull with the open box board, it had to be returned for a reason.
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Old 04-14-2007, 11:23 PM   #9
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If you want to overclock, a P965 would be your best bet for price to performance. As far as i know, the DFI P965-S has the best clock for clock performance out of all of the P965 motherboards. And this difference is noticeable.
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Thanks Ownage, I think I found a good replacement for my dead BX2. I would +rep you, but I keep forgetting to give it to other people lol.
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