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Old 07-17-2008, 07:32 PM   #101 (permalink)
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motherboard came in today... BEAUTIFUL piece of hardware... asus x38's are the sex no doubt.... i need to find a way to take off the chipset heatsink... but all of the copper pipes from the chipset heatsink and the northbridge and what not all connect.... hrmmm
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how does the nb run hot on that.. i expect with all that cooling it runs nice and toasty but not hot by any stretch of the imagination.
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Old 07-17-2008, 07:50 PM   #103 (permalink)
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if i used it i'd tell ya.. lol i'm at work and won't get to touch it until i get home around 3 in the morn

and even then... i'm debating if imma put this in my case or not

the ddr3 looks sexy as well.. delicious heat spreaders
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that suckssss! and why not put it in your case.. haha.
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Old 07-17-2008, 07:54 PM   #105 (permalink)
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I bought it for 175 from Fugger at XS
lol...I paid same price for my mobo from surge. I love asus boards so far and I've owned mine for a decent amount of time now, so much better then 680i se <3
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Old 07-17-2008, 08:00 PM   #106 (permalink)
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mines ddr 3 though :-D and wifi

urs is 225 new.. mines 300

i got a spectacular deal

and ya.. the se sucks.... the 680i A1 was where its at.. you chose a dud.. lol

i'm looking into buying a q9550 when the prices drop... or even just an e8500
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i never knew about those diffrent 680i's. *sigh* I failed. I made up for it though in my mind
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well at least you didn't get convinced to buy sli 8500gt's. oh wait... yeah you did.... :P

and jesus.. 175 for your board nos... wtf.. haha.
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its only missing the wi-fi card... which i don't care about it.. and its got a mod on it
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vdroop mod?
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