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Old 12-10-2007, 10:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I can't decide which one to go with. They both have the same features, but the XFX board comes with a few more cables and is cheaper but the EVGA one seems to have a better rep. It'd be nice to get the EVGA one because I'm getting 2 EVGA 8800gt's but I guess that doesnt really matter in the grand scheme of things other than having a matching brand mobo/video cards. What are your opinions? Any other boards with the same features I should check out?

EVGA board Newegg.com - EVGA 122-CK-NF68-A1 LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail

XFX board Newegg.com - XFX MB-N680-ISH9 LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail
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I would just get the XFX myself....no reason to spend extra money for just about the same board. Both are reputable companies
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I like the xfx board.
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i say get both.
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wat ever u want their pretty much the same
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its the same board... use the XFX cuz its cheaper, and looks better in my opinion... xD
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I have the EVGA board and its definately a top notch board. So far i've been able to get the q6600 up to 9x450 and actually boot and survive a 3dmark06 run.
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