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Old 01-11-2008, 09:20 PM   #11 (permalink)
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i wanna upgrade to an xtreme... seeing as my mobo has terrible fsb holes
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i wanna upgrade to an xtreme... seeing as my mobo has terrible fsb holes
Start saving for an X48 Board..

Though my Abit IX38 Quad GT has never wronged me..
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I bet you wont notice a bit of difference between that processor and the q6600.
definatly not worth what he's spending
since he has a striker extreme he should go SLI with that money
but w/e he'll have an "extreme" system lol
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I would've gotten an E8500 but thats just me. Good luck with it I hope all your OC dreams come true
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Start saving for an X48 Board..

Though my Abit IX38 Quad GT has never wronged me..
i'm getting a 2nd 8800gtx really soon.. so that sadly ain't gonna happen.. unless a modded bios to work sli comes out
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I thought X48 boards supoorted sli..... I know X38 boards are crossfire..
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Aren't X48's just hand picked tweaked X38's
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Aren't X48's just hand picked tweaked X38's
ya, i'm sure it was just an x38 w/ ddr3 support

but if its got sli support.. then **** imma pick one up

but last i heard intel was support sli was... never!
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They do look tempting. I have my eye on a particular board already.

Edit: I just read that Skulltrail has sli and not x48
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isn't skulltrail for xeons?
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