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Old 06-18-2007, 06:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default oh noes! new p35 motherboard is coming out

i just recently bought a gigabyte ga-965p-ds3 which is 965 and the p35 is going to overtake it. and the new cpu won't be supported 965 oh no did i waste my money? oh no there is going to be ddr3 which my motherboard also won't support. should i buy a p35 motherboard soon?

Graphics card: Inno3D Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTS @ 640/940 (core/memory)
MB: Gigabyte GA-965P-DS3 v3.3 F12
RAM: 2 Kingston HyperX DDR2 800MHz (4GB total)
CPU: Core 2 Duo E6320 @variable rates (will fix my fan problem soon and overclock high again)
HSF: Thermalright Ultra 120 Extreme & Antec Tricool 120mm fan
PSU: Delta Serverpower 550W
HD: Seagate 400GB ST340032AS & Excelstor 80GB (both SATA)
Case: don't know what case it is but it is very crappy
Optical Drive: Lite-on 16X DVD+&- RW DL (died) using a CD-ROM drive until I get a new blu ray burner or whatever i can get


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Old 06-18-2007, 10:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: oh noes! new p35 motherboard is coming out

Don't buy it unless you need it. If you were planning on buying a new CPU, you should have bought it in the first place. At this point, just wait until you upgrade since the price will come down and new - better models will be released.

DDR3 isn't mature yet. Cost too much and not very fast.
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