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Old 12-29-2007, 12:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is there such thing as a good quality sub 129 dollar motherboard?

I'd live SLI capability, but if it means I have to sacrifice quality, than I'd rather not.

Any recomendations?

Must be AM2 (or AM2+), ATX or MicroATX, I don't care.. ATX may be a tight squeeze in this case.

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Default Re: Good cheap mobo? - MSI K9N SLI Platinum AM2 NVIDIA nForce 570 SLI MCP ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail

SLi capable. MSI are a very reputable board manufacturer.

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Old 12-29-2007, 01:07 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Default Re: Good cheap mobo? - BIOSTAR NF520-A2 AM2 NVIDIA nForce 520 MCP ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail

used this in a build for my brother and system boots fast, is 100&#37; stable, etc. No SLI and unsure of how well it OC's but its only $48
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i was gonan recommend the m2n sli deluxe, but this looks better.... ^^
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Man I would not buy the M2N SLI Deluxe. The onboard soundcard is pretty crappy. I have a huge issue now with the sound on the board. Basically I am having to buy a sound card just to get around it.I would reccoment not getting the M2N SLI Deluxe. or any Asus that is using that soundmax sound.
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That MSI board is a beast from what ive seen and read

i want to go phenom and thats the board i would use

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