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Old 01-12-2008, 04:48 PM   #21
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Default Re: Motherboard suggestions for Quad core...

re Striker Extreme, the 680i doesn't play nice with the Quad when it come to overclocking, it's well documented.

My P5K was fine, I'd still be running it if it were not for my little windfall.
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Old 01-12-2008, 05:35 PM   #22
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the only reason i say dont get x38 is ddr3 ram is really mad expensive
780i board does support pci 2.0
but if your budget is 100 bucks then non of these boards r for u....
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the P5E that i have is x38 it uses DDR2 ram not DDR3 some of the more expencive x38 uses DDR3 thoe
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the P5E that i have is x38 it uses DDR2 ram not DDR3 some of the more expencive x38 uses DDR3 thoe
the p35 is not the same chipset doesnt no support pci x16 2.0 and does not have full support for intels next 2gen of cpu
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Old 01-12-2008, 06:44 PM   #25
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Which 45nms does the P35 support? The Wolfdales or the Penryns?
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