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post #11 of 57
Nice offering from MSI, but seeing the Sabertooth...I'm looking forward to ASUS ROG series and won't even think about buying this.
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I wanna see some boards that aren't going to cost $300+.
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I wanna see some boards that aren't going to cost $300+.
This. I'm gonna spend <$200 for my next board.
    
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dissapointed in the pci-e layout, they use to go at slots 1/3/5/7 for the 790 and 890, but this isnt like that saddened
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I wanna see some boards that aren't going to cost $300+.
If you convert, €173.15 = $246.75 about, so technically this is sub $300

Some of the first AM3+ boards to come out are sub $100, I think they're on Newegg. I, for one, think this looks pretty sexy. Now all we need is the Crosshair to come out....
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Originally Posted by godofdeath View Post
dissapointed in the pci-e layout, they use to go at slots 1/3/5/7 for the 790 and 890, but this isnt like that saddened
The new Radeons only do Quadfire on 2 cards,so you can't really use the fourth slot in crossfire mode anyway.I bet all the 990FX boards will be like this.
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post #17 of 57
Has Gigabyte released any new info on their 990FX boards yet (ie: Pictures/specs like MSI/ASUS have recently)? If not, they're late to the party. Looks nice, but I'm leaning towards getting a Sabertooth. Oh and 6 sata ports, I am disappoint. You figure with the more pricey mobos like these they'd go for 8. I figure that'll be on something like an AM3+ ver of the Big Bang Marshall.
Edited by yoshi245 - 5/19/11 at 10:19am
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10 phase? About time for AMD.
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I like, looks nice but very similar to some of the 800 series boards! When can we expect to see the mass of these boards go on sale? surely its got to be soon! I was expecting to see alot more by now! Hurry up Gigabyte!

Everyday I log on I just keep getting teased a little at a time its verrrrrrrrrry frustrating! lol
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are they going to use the crappy plastic socket and mounting system forever or what?
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