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Old 03-22-2008, 12:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Need a New Motherboard

Just like the title says, I need a new mobo. Mine's been toasted - bad flash. I want something that OC's easily. I also need RAID. Any motherboard other than Gigabyte...

Also, will I be able to use my current RAID setup with a new non-Gigabyte mobo? I need to be able to get my stuff off the hard drives.
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Default Re: Need a New Motherboard

If not Crossfiring:
DFI Lanparty DK P35-T2RS

Looking to Crossfire:
MSI P35 Neo2-FR
Abit IP35 Pro

SLI:
ASUS P5N-D 750i SLI

I assumed you're not looking to spend more than $200 for a motherboard, so I suggested around the middle range.
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Default Re: Need a New Motherboard

Yeah, I'd like to keep it below 200 at least.

I was looking at the DFI board actually. I saved it to my wishlist, but it got deleted somehow, and I couldn't remember which one it was. I won't be doing Crossfire/SLI. All my stuffs in my sig. The only thing changing is the motherboard.
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Cool. Then the DFI is perfect for you.

I was thinking of getting that motherboard myself. Such a great looking board, and overclocks like a dream too.
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From what I've heard, DFI boards are awesome.
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Sweet. I'll order one then. Thanks guys.
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