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Old 07-07-2006, 10:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I will be building a computer in mid-august, and most likely will be getting a conroe. I have been looking at motherboards, and am having trouble picking one out. My main problem is that I want an SLI board, so I can upgrade later on. Unfortunately every LGA775 Board that supports SLI only supports DDR2 667, instead of DDR2 800. Why is this? also if I wait untill after Conroe is released will new motherboards come out specifically designed for conroe, or does everything that uses that socket work together?

If anyone knows of a mobo that supports both SLI and DDR2 800, please post the model. or explain why they dont exist. thanks.

Here is the best non SLI board I could find, is it solid?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131534

*i am just finding out that the chipset of that board doesnt support conroe. what chipsets do?
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At the release there should be new Conroe boards by ATI & Nvidia.
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