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My first *serious* build was an AMD 386 DX40 with 4mb of RAM. Jesus I'm old..
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My first "serious build" was an Intel, DX4-100, I don't recall how much RAM, 2mb maybe ONE? (I got yer "old" riiiiight here ozz!)

Lol, pretty much the same as me.. Except I cant even remember the exacts..
First computer I ever owned but didn´t build myself, had 640K of ram

Welcome to the club! biggrin.gif
Edited by FiatluX - 6/2/13 at 1:56am
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I had several pcs before I built my first one, not as old school as you guys though... It was a Pentium 4 2.8 GHz Northwood C (if memory serves correct that's the first generation of Intel's that had HyperThreading) with a whopping 2GB of DDR2-400, a Maxtor 120GB EIDE, and a Radeon 9200.

Even though that was only about 9 or 10 years ago... in my defense, I started with a Commodore 64 as my first computer... so you gotta give me some credit on that one... It needs a new floppy drive, but the rest runs just fine, lol. And yes, every now and then I poke around looking for Commodore floppy drives, it may be old school, but I first got into gaming on that thing and would love to get it fully running again.
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@ Ozzy

Okay than you will be satisfied with the h100i than biggrin.gif

I let you know when i sell it thumb.gif
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Wich bios do u guys that run a FX processor and memory higher speed then 1600mhz use?

I have the ud5 rev 3 mobo.
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Wich bios do u guys that run a FX processor and memory higher speed then 1600mhz use?

I have the ud5 rev 3 mobo.

Hey

go to the site i linked and download the FB bios

http://www.gigabyte.co.nl/products/product-page.aspx?pid=4455#bios
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Hey

go to the site i linked and download the FB bios

http://www.gigabyte.co.nl/products/product-page.aspx?pid=4455#bios

I am running the Fb bios now, but i get my memorys to 1600mhz max!
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Go to memory profiles and select prifile2

What RAM do u have? 1866?
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2133mhz

When i set profile 2 it just goes into bios when post.
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Hey everyone, first post on this thread. I'm about to make the big step towards the ATX motherboards after years of AMD m-atx rigs and I'd like to know your thoughts on the UD5 model, and what's the best revision out of the currently available? I was guessing the rev 3.0, but I'd like to hear your opinions also. Reading through the thread I see the UD3 is a nightmarish board to OC on, across all revisions...is that the same with the UD5? thank you 4 your time.
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Hey everyone, first post on this thread. I'm about to make the big step towards the ATX motherboards after years of AMD m-atx rigs and I'd like to know your thoughts on the UD5 model, and what's the best revision out of the currently available? I was guessing the rev 3.0, but I'd like to hear your opinions also. Reading through the thread I see the UD3 is a nightmarish board to OC on, across all revisions...is that the same with the UD5? thank you 4 your time.

I have had my UD5 rev 1.1 for about 14 months now, and have had no problems with it. I don't know how many Gigabyte boards you're used in the past, but they use AwardBIOS, which is really the only thing I can fault the UD5 for, but compared to the UD3 (which you have probably read a great many horror stories about in this thread) it's a very solid board and tends to overclock very well. If you want to set up a CrossFire/SLI rig it can handle up to a 3-way rig. Also, If you want to install a PCIe Wireless card, it will be little snug above the first PCIEx 2, especially with the proximity of the NB heatsink to that slot... It's usually not too tricky to manually configure RAM to run at 1600 or 1866 if that's their rated speed, despite the BIOS not having a default native support for anything over 1333. Other than that I can't really think of anything that distinguishes the UD5s... I haven't encountered anyone with a Rev 3.0 that I know of, but I haven't heard of any issues with them either. The Rev 1.1s have a very solid reputation, and that's the majority of what's on the market right now, as come to think of it, I don't think I ever encountered someone with a Rev 2 either.

Given what other boards cost and the track records some of them have, I would recommend either a UD5 or an ASUS Sabertooth R2.0... they're about the same price, and arguably two of the best 3 or 4 990FX boards on the market.
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