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Old 11-26-2010, 04:36 AM   #1
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Default What a good modern motherboard worth around 100-200?

I don't really earn much and I would like to update my motherboard only because mine only has 2 DDRII slots and 2 pci and 1 pci express slot. and its fairly small motherboard, wondering what model motherboard i can get around 100 to 200 dollars and socket LGA 775 preferred.
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Old 11-29-2010, 12:08 PM   #2
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Default Re: What a good modern motherboard worth around 100-200?

We need more information. What kind of motherboard are you using now? What's the socket? Which CPU? What kind of addin cards are you using (if any).

A great system tool is speccy (www.piriform.com) just run the program and go to File > Save As Text File and then post the results here. I've included my work system's as an example.

Summary
Operating System
MS Windows 7 Enterprise 64-bit
CPU
Intel Core i7 920 @ 2.67GHz 48 C
Bloomfield 45nm Technology
RAM
6.0GB Triple-Channel DDR3 @ 668MHz (8-8-8-24)
Motherboard
ASUSTeK Computer INC. P6T DELUXE V2 (LGA1366) 45 C
Graphics
SMEX2220 @ 1920x1080
SyncMaster @ 1680x1050
1024MB GeForce 9500 GT (EVGA) 47 C
Hard Drives
39.1GB INTEL SSDSA2M040G2GC ATA Device (SATA)
733GB Western Digital WDC WD7501AALS-00E3A0 ATA Device (SATA) 34 C
Optical Drives
HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GH22NS50 ATA Device
DWBYVQ 1UZCX6N89M7W SCSI CdRom Device
Audio
High Definition Audio Device
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Old 11-29-2010, 09:23 PM   #3
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ok here it is

Summary
Operating System
MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
CPU
Intel Celeron E3300 @ 2.50GHz 48 C
Wolfdale 45nm Technology
RAM
3.0GB Single-Channel DDR2 @ 266MHz (4-4-4-11)
Motherboard
ASRock N73V-S (CPUSocket) 34 C
Graphics
SMB2030 @ 1600x900
NVIDIA GeForce GT 220
Hard Drives
488GB Seagate ST3500418AS ATA Device (SATA) 33 C
78GB Seagate ST380817AS ATA Device (SATA) 32 C
Optical Drives
HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GSA-4160B ATA Device
Audio
High Definition Audio Device

my cpu is dual core dont know why it doesn't say its dual core.
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