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Any reason to not get this motherboard over this one?

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I'm thinking this 1, http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-229-_-Product

instead of this 1

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131703
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the first one is a B3
    
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Originally Posted by Vlasov_581 View Post
the first one is a B3
which means?
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go for the asrock, better value
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Originally Posted by Vlasov_581 View Post
the first one is a B3
They're both B3

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which means?
Meaning they don't have the SATA II degradation problem that the first gen P67 boards had.


Both boards are pretty similar, it mostly comes down to which one you think looks better. I would go with the AsRock because its a little cheaper and has onboard power/reset switches and LCD diagnostic screen.
     
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They're both B3



Meaning they don't have the SATA II degradation problem that the first gen P67 boards had.


Both boards are pretty similar, it mostly comes down to which one you think looks better. I would go with the AsRock because its a little cheaper and has onboard power/reset switches and LCD diagnostic screen.
Ah that's good to know, thanks all I'll go with asrock
post #7 of 12
i'd get the ASUS better company IMO and it will hold more value over time!
post #8 of 12
Asrock is a better board for the money.

Can't go wrong with either though.
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id go with asus.
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post #10 of 12
Oh the irony. Asrock gets help making their boards from Asus and the Asrock board gets picked. I would go with the Asrock all cause it's cheaper.
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