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Old 09-30-2007, 12:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I need a suggestion on a good mobo. Want it to be a Intel Core 2 Duo and fast enough to game on without having to OC. unless someone knows a good AMD mobo that can keep up with the Core 2.
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how can a good mobo keep up with a proccesor?

you don't really need that great of a motherboard if your not overclocking and don't need dual 16x pcie slots...

just buy some budget board with any chipset since your not oc'ing
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p35 ds3l?
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I just meant I want it to support a core 2 processor. And you didnt suggest a board, just pointed out my mistakes. But thanks for the try.
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Newegg.com - GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3L LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
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Newegg.com - ASUS P5K LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
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I just meant I want it to support a core 2 processor. And you didnt suggest a board, just pointed out my mistakes. But thanks for the try.
sorry, just trying to clear things up for myself and other posters so they can better find you a motherboard... :freak:
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I just meant I want it to support a core 2 processor. And you didnt suggest a board, just pointed out my mistakes. But thanks for the try.
o rly? grab the p35 ds3l, you'll be glad you did
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The P35 DS3L is a great board...
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You can suggest a fairly priced video card for gaming too If you have the time : )
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