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Old 05-13-2006, 12:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So I'll be building a computer pretty soon, and I'm not sure which motherboard I should get. I don't need top of the line, or SLI necessarily. Here are a few options I've been looking at.

Abit KN8 UltraHere

MSI K8N Neo4 Platinum Here

One of the DFI LanParty Boards, not sure which one. Suggestions?
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136152

DFI UT NF4 ultra-D if you want the best overclockable motherboard out of the 3.

If you dont feel like spending that much the MSI K8N NEO4-F or the Neo4 platinum are good choices also.

Abit...:lock:
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MSI K8N neo4-F, DFi is very....wats the word.....confusing for n00bs, so if ur new to BIOS configurations get the MSI.
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Yeah the DFI boards are very stable and such but are really made for people who tweak and like to overclock. My friend got that abit board a couple weeks ago and said it was good but then again, he bought 2 6800gs's along with it. My other friend currently has that msi mobo with a 7800gt, 1gb ram, and a amd 3200 and he loves it. If anything get the DFI board and learn how to tweak bios settings and OC.
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