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Old 08-12-2004, 10:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I think i finally decided on getting my first choice for a processor after looking into an AMD Atholon XP 3200+. Im getting the P4 2.8E Ghz with HT.

now im choosing a mobo. Im looking at 2 differnt ones right now. they're both ASUS.

This was my first choice:
http://www.pricegrabber.com/search_g...asterid=941624

Then I saw this one which is a little bit cheaper but seems like it'll preform the same:
http://www.newegg.com/app/viewproduc...C-pr1c3grabb3r

Which one is the better choice?
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Old 08-12-2004, 10:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i would go with the Asus P4C800-E Deluxe Motherboard. i've heard good things about this mobo.
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Old 08-12-2004, 10:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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They are pretty much the same except for the Chipsets, I think that if you are on a budget you could get the P4P800, but if you have the extra $$$ get the P4C800.
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