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post #21 of 32
the ud4 b3 or p8p67 pro are probably the best value... i've also heard good things about asrock but... gigabyte or asus have a longer standing of being noted for good quality products
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Sig. The holy grail of sandy boards. IMO.
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post #23 of 32
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It looks great for the price.
from what i have seen on this forum, it has the least problems and people have good reviews on it. 160$? what could possibly beat it for the same price
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from what i have seen on this forum, it has the least problems and people have good reviews on it. 160$? what could possibly beat it for the same price
Newegg has it for around $140, even.
post #25 of 32
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Sig. The holy grail of sandy boards. IMO.
That board will also eat up his $800 budget
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post #26 of 32
Subbed, Also Curious as to what to look for, if Bulldozer fails, I'm going Sandy Bridge aswell.
   
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post #27 of 32
ASRock is no longer with ASUS.

http://www.overclock.net/13241464-post382.html

Even though they've been pretty cheap mobo's in the past, it's not the same anymore. They actually have quality boards out there now. For the OP's budget, ASRock fits in well. If you go with ASUS, you'll be paying a bit more, but they're obviously fine too.
Edited by Nightz2k - 5/5/11 at 9:12pm
post #28 of 32
Yeah, I've never thought of owning an Asrock board in the past. I always went for MSI, Asus and even the now dead DFI . But when they released these P67 boards that are affordable and had great user feedback, I couldn't resist.
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post #29 of 32
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Newegg has it for around $140, even.
which one are you looking at ?? this is what i was looking at
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-229-_-Product
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which one are you looking at ?? this is what i was looking at
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-229-_-Product
My mistake. Accidentally pulled up the AM3 model.
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