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Poll Results: What should I do?

 
  • 25% (11)
    Straight swap for B3 Asus P8P67 PRO
  • 22% (10)
    Upgrade to Asus P67 WS Revolution
  • 9% (4)
    Get a different brand P67 board (reccomendations?)
  • 36% (16)
    Z68 (what brand?)
  • 6% (3)
    Other (explain)
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post #11 of 23
I still have to send my b2 board in. Not sure if I want to swap it or get the reimbursement for a z68.

I don't so any video encoding so it doesn't bother me and I have a 120GB SSD.
Edited by kj1060 - 5/11/11 at 11:57am
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post #12 of 23
nvm~
Edited by OrangeFluffy - 5/11/11 at 12:31pm
    
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post #13 of 23
wait, asus z68 boards are coming out today may 11th? where can i get one?
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post #14 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by thrgk View Post
wait, asus z68 boards are coming out today may 11th? where can i get one?
http://www.superbiiz.com/query.php?c...erboar&x=0&y=0

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...rboard&x=0&y=0
    
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post #15 of 23
oh newegg has an asus z68, i heard they let u oc ur SB chips better, think i iwll return my asus p8p67 pro and get that. Also, z68 support ivy also i think?
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post #16 of 23
Well, just got $190 for my P67-GD80 Now justing waiting to see how much is the MSI Z68-GD80 is going to cost. If too much, I'll be buying the Gigabyte Z68-UD4
post #17 of 23
does z68 oc better or not? anyone knows? also what is the power phase?
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post #18 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by thrgk View Post
does z68 oc better or not? anyone knows? also what is the power phase?
They will basically OC the same.
Read this Z68 Chipset review... http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...hing,2938.html
post #19 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by thrgk View Post
does z68 oc better or not? anyone knows? also what is the power phase?
Power phases have nothing to do with the chipset. They are what the motherboard companies decides to design.

The Z68 is basically the same chipset as the P68 except for a minor tweak in the display connection. The SRT feature is purely software implementation.
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post #20 of 23
so, what are exact benefits of z68? one review said they could oc 200mhz better, also does one support ivy?
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