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post #11 of 77
Imagine the Maximus IV in a matx. Thats what that board is. With the Maximus III and the gene, they share a lot of the same parts including the bios. Their bios are almost identical.
post #12 of 77
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Originally Posted by nagle3092 View Post
Also hopefully this board has a direct vcore adjustment with good llc. The m and m pro dont, we have to use offsets and the llc is more dangerous than useful. LLC on these boards at +.1-.15v, these matx boards are a mess in terms of useful bios features for overclocking.
llc is never useful :
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post #13 of 77
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llc is never useful :
It can be when implemented properly.

I loved my CH4F and found that to be one of the best boards I've ever owned. Im sure this will be no different.
 
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post #14 of 77
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Originally Posted by OC'ing Noob View Post
There are typically a bunch of cool improvements with a Maximus Gene board:

- Better sound chipset
- Much better color scheme
- Better mobo cooling
- BIOS reset on the back for easy access
- Power button on the board itself

I have yet to find an Asus mATX board yet that has a good wifi chipset though
Probably Intel LAN too.
post #15 of 77
Looks like I'll be selling my UD4...I'm a sucker for mATX boards. any idea on release date and price?
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post #16 of 77
Looks like I found my HTPC board. I love that it has HDMI output.
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post #17 of 77
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Probably Intel LAN too.


Yes it does
 
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post #18 of 77
What in the world is the difference between the Z68 Maximus IV and the P67 Maximus IV if they aren't going to have the video output to use to IGP? They made a whole new board just to allow SSD caching?
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post #19 of 77
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What in the world is the difference between the Z68 Maximus IV and the P67 Maximus IV if they aren't going to have the video output to use to IGP? They made a whole new board just to allow SSD caching?
Newer stuff sells better.

It really isnt that hard for them to rework it. All they had to do was swap out the PCH. They are probably pin compatible, so they really just needed to write a new bios, and it was good to go.
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post #20 of 77
Well, isn't that a nice lil board. Can't wait to buy one.
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