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Old 01-08-2006, 01:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Mobo help

I have a general idea of what i want but i'm looking for a slightly less expensive alturnitive.
Right now i'm looking at the MSI NForce 4 Platinum
I'm planning on using a AMD 64 3700, GeForce 7800 GT, 2gb DDR dual ch. RAM.
So.... the question....
Can you recamend a MOBO with similar stats to the one above that is cheaper but not a necicarily low quality? Maybe another brand like GigaByte...

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Old 01-08-2006, 01:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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MSI K8N Neo4-F
It's a very well known motherboard on these forums, and probably the best motherboard under 150$ for no overclocking.

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Old 01-08-2006, 01:53 PM   #3 (permalink)
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another well trusted brand is ASUS, however, ASUS is quite expensive, the brand that i would like to point out is ASrock, they are ASUS' budget brand, i wouldnt normally recommend them but they are very good value and high quality if you are not OCing

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Old 01-11-2006, 08:02 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Yah i'm not planning on OCing anything, so i'll look into both of those. Still looking for recamendations or seconds to these ones.
thanks in advance
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Old 01-11-2006, 11:16 AM   #5 (permalink)
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