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Old 05-25-2007, 02:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Asus P5K Deluxe/WiFi-AP

Intel LGA775 Platform
- Intel® P35 chipset
- Intel® Core™2 Quad / Core™2 Extreme / Core™2 Duo / Pentium® Extreme / Pentium® D / Pentium® 4 Processors
- Heat Pipe & Stack Cool 2
- 6*SATA/2*SATA on the Go/ 1394
- Dual Gigabit LAN
- WiFi-AP
- Dual-channel DDR2 1066/800/667 MHz : x DIMM, max. 8GB, DDR2 1066*/800 / 667 MHz, non-ECC, un-buffered memory
Dual channel memory architecture
* The chipset officially supports the memory frequency up to DDR2 800MHz. Tuned by ASUS Super Memspeed Technology, this motherboard natively supports up to DDR2 1066MHz


Expansion Slots -

2 x PCI-E x16 (blue @ x16 mode, black @ x4 or x1 mode) supports CrossFire Technology
2 x PCI-E x1
3 x PCI


IEEE 1394 Agere® FW322 1394a controller supports 2 x IEEE 1394a ports (one at midboard; one at back panel)

USB 10 x USB 2.0 ports (4 ports at mid-board, 6ports at back panel)

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Asus P5K3 Deluxe/WiFi-AP

same as the one above except in that it supports DDR3 instead of DDR2


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GIGABYTE GA-N680SLI-DQ6 (rev. 2.0) featuring NVIDIA® nForce® 680i SLI MCP Chipset


Supports Intel Core™ 2 Quad/ Core™ 2 Duo processors

Dual Channel DDR2 800 for outstanding system performance

Ultimate graphics performance with 3 PCI-E x16 interface

Integrated SATA 3Gb/s with RAID function

Features high speed Gigabit Ethernet and IEEE1394

Integrated 8-Channel High Definition audio

Quad BIOS solution for Multiple protection

Unique cooling design with Crazy Cool and Silent-Pipe


Memory:

4 DDR2 DIMM memory slots (supports up to 8 GB memory)
Support Dual Channel DDR2 800/667/533 unbuffered DIMMs(Note 1)
Supports 1.8V DDR2 DIMM
Supports DDR2 667/533/400 DIMM
Supports ECC type DRAM


Expansion Slots:

2 PCI Express x16 slots
1 PCI Express x8 slot
1 PCI Express x1 slot
3 PCI slots


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Intel® Desktop Board D975XBX2


Processors:
Intel® Core™2 Quad,
Intel® Core™2 Extreme,
Intel® Core™2 Duo,
Intel® Pentium® Extreme Edition
Intel® Pentium® 4 Extreme Edition
Intel® Pentium® D
Intel® Pentium® 4


Memory - Maximum Supported :
8 GB
Memory Frequency:
Dual Channel DDR2 800/667/533 MHz


USB Connectors:
8 x USB 2.0

Expansion slots:
PCI slots : 2
PCI Express x16 : 3 (1 electrical x16 or x8, 1 electrical x8, 1 electrical x4) PCI Express x1 : none


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i think i would go with the first choice
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so what?
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which one would it be ?
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depends on what cpu you are planning to get
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either the gigabyte or the asus p5k deluxe ddr3 ram is very expensive. It depends on your components though and read some reviews type the boards into google
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