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Old 02-22-2005, 08:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So im about to get a new motherboard, im down to 2 choices

Abit AV8 3rd-eye,chipset K8T 800-Pro $165 cdn
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Asus A8V Deluxe $159 cdn

im going to be doing some overclocking, which would you choose?
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I have the 3rd eye. The bonus is when you are using apps that use full screen the u3rd eye unit lets you veiw what is actually going on in your PC (temps, speed, voltage rpm, etc)
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Old 02-22-2005, 09:27 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Because of the guru program ?


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I have the 3rd eye. The bonus is when you are using apps that use full screen the u3rd eye unit lets you veiw what is actually going on in your PC (temps, speed, voltage rpm, etc)
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MAG InnoVision XJ700T
Liquid cooling- BIX2,MCP 650 12V inline pump,swiftech MCW 6000 block,1/2\" Primoflex tubing
Case-ThermalTake Armor VA 8000 Black
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Old 02-22-2005, 09:38 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Abit.
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Old 02-23-2005, 12:00 AM   #5 (permalink)
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well abit is better than asus at overclocking, but i like the av8 better
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Old 02-23-2005, 12:01 AM   #6 (permalink)
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is there a reason you like the asus better?
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well abit is better than asus at overclocking, but i like the av8 better
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Old 02-23-2005, 12:11 AM   #7 (permalink)
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becase of all its features.
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