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Old 06-27-2006, 02:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Which of these is the best motherboard overall

Which motherboard is the best out of these? I need to upgrade to a motherboard with a pci-E slot and then wait a while for the G80's. So I like these three motherboards. They are around the same price. Which motherboard is the best value, and is overall the best? I want to it to be good at overclocking. I want to try to get my Athlon 64 3000+ to 3800+ speeds. Whihc mobo will let me do that?

MSI K8N Neo4-F
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130491

EVGA 133-K8-NF41
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...5-2001%20PROMO

Abit KN8
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813127221
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DFi NF4 Ultra-D is better then all you posted in my opinion.
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DFi NF4 Ultra-D is better then all you posted in my opinion.
Yup, but it looks somewhat out of his price range

MSI NEO4-F :classic:
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Ya thanks Shawn but, this is like my price range, I could wait though and save for the Lanparty
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This motherboard let me overclock my 3800+ from 2.0ghz per core to 2.5ghz with no sweat! If I had aftermarket cooling, I am sure that I could get more out of it, but I am happy where it is.
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I would say the MSI is the best out of those three.
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MSI hands down.
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Who voted for the eVGA mobo :freak: They are good at video cards but mobo's

MSI FTW! Why are you making this thread you knew MSI was going to win :classic:
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e-VGA motherboars....lol
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alrite thanx guys imma probaly get the MSI motherboard then, unless I find a good deal on ebay for a Lanparty.
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