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Old 07-14-2006, 09:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am going to be running an AMD 3800+ processor and am going to go with the AM2 socket since I figure it will be a better option for teh future. Which mothrboards woudl you reccomend most? I was browsing newegg and tehre are not a whole ton to choose from and teh review seem to learn towars extreme most often.
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Old 07-14-2006, 09:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Oh yeah, and just to mention it, having 2 PCIe x16 is not a necessity as I never plan on going SLI/Crossfire.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813186098

Seems like a good, clean board supporting nForce 590 and a very good overclocker.

EDIT: Just saw you don't need SLI.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130050
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Old 07-15-2006, 09:29 AM   #4 (permalink)
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the whole memory problems with DDR2 800 and AM2 Boards have me worried ??? that is all in the reviews i've been reading. i want a stable system to begin with but dont want to go with 939.
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Also consider the MSI K9N Platinum AM2 (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130049)
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