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If you plan on running discrete graphics (not onboard), then this is much better that either of the 2 choices and about the same if not cheaper. ASUS M4A79XTD EVO.

However, as it is the older 790FX chipset, it will not be able to flash for AM3+ compatibility.

This board is has to me the best bang for the buck as well as options for the future. ASUS M4A89GTD PRO. The onboard graphics will get you going until you can add a better card.
Or this one if you don't need the onboard graphics: Biorstar TA890fxe
Edited by Badwrench - 5/4/11 at 9:35am
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MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
viewsonic 27" Cooler master qfr cooler master 700 corsair 250d 
MouseMouse PadAudio
anker vertical ocz sony 5.25" bookshelfs 
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960t M4A89GTD-proUSB3 pny 660Ti samsung wonder ram 
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1TB Samsung F3 Samsung 840 250GB LG external DVD/R 212 evo 
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