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Old 11-22-2006, 06:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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what is the major differnce between these mother boards..? i mean what makes it cost so much...?

what is the big significant differnce?

the first cheap mother board...the first cheap mother board

the second cheap motherboard
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Old 11-22-2006, 07:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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the evga nforce 680i SLI is the newer mobo and has the new nvidia nforce chipset. it also has 3 pci-e slots compared to the ecs which has two
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so the chipset really matters that much? what can different chipsets do?
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The 570 works, but nothing much besides that. It is like it was released too soon.

The 680 is awesome (according to the reviews I've read) and overclocks like nobody's business.
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the evga also supports the new core 2 quad and a fsb of 1333mhz
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