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MSI 870A-G54 is this good with 1100T?

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http://www.cclonline.com/product/414...board/MBD1163/

Looking to buy this now.

I don't know much about motherboards, this is good, easy to do what ever on? Anything that it should have thats not listed?
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No. I wouldn't buy that with a 1100t. The VRM design is a fail and will probably result in something frying.

If you can afford more, you should get this:
http://www.cclonline.com/product/279...board/MBD1126/
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You will only be able to use 2 of your graphics cards. You may have to buy new ram cause the board uses ddr3. The board should work fine with the cpu you have there.
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Absolutely not. I recommend against buying ANY MSI motherboard. MSI has terrible VRM's. Based on that cpu, I would recommend an ASUS M4A89GTD PRO/USB3 (also available on the website you posted, here). The main points, are with that cpu you want an 8+2 phase with vrm protection. The phenom 2 x6 cpus like to blow out 4+1 phase mosfets quickly, especially MSI mosfets. You also want a heatsink on your mosfet (to the left of the cpu socket), which the board you are looking at does not have.
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No. I wouldn't buy that with a 1100t. The VRM design is a fail and will probably result in something frying.

If you can afford more, you should get this:
http://www.cclonline.com/product/279...board/MBD1126/
This motherboard is the same as this one, but doesn't have usb3 like this one does. It depends on your budget. It costs £20 more to have the usb3 support. So if you are willing to spend the extra for usb3 then i'd get the usb3 one, if you don't really care about usb3 then the non-usb3 version should do you well.
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Here's a good list to guide your shopping by.

http://www.overclock.net/amd-motherb...hase-list.html
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Many thanks guys. I'm going to continue to look.
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What about this one...

http://www.cclonline.com/product/396...board/MBD1144/
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My god I keep on looking, Maybe this one http://www.cclonline.com/product/396...board/MBD1155/
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