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Old 03-12-2005, 01:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Good setup? (originally asus or chaintech)

I am about to purchase a new Mobo + CPU and I am trying to decide on either this ASUS 754 or this CHAINTECH 939 both have same cpu, but different socket, i have heard asus is really good but i think chaintech is good too. also, i will be getting a chaintech 6600gt agp card to go with either one.

anyone have any thoughts?

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Old 03-12-2005, 01:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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asus is much better, but make sure you a socket 939 mobo.
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Old 03-12-2005, 01:38 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Their different CPU's. I dont recomend any of those combo's.

Get a decent 3200+ SKT 939 whinchester and a DFI lanparty or something.
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Old 03-12-2005, 02:16 PM   #4 (permalink)
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how about this

mobo
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Old 03-12-2005, 03:12 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Pretty good, though I have heard many murmurs of dissatisfaction with XFX cards in these forums. Can't comment on that myself though.
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