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post #11 of 24
Of course the 2500k, but with that extra $100 you can either save or go SSD.
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post #12 of 24
Here's a nice combo for $328, a little over but it's the cheapest on Newegg. The board is still pretty stripped down compared to boards like the P8P67 Pro but it will suffice.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboD...t=Combo.660242
Edited by N3Xus - 6/13/11 at 11:08pm
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post #13 of 24
Even if you're video editing I think that extra $100 could be spent better. 2500k all the way.
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post #14 of 24
2500K hands down.
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post #15 of 24
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Originally Posted by N3Xus View Post
Here's a nice combo for $328, a little over but it's the cheapest on Newegg. The board is still pretty stripped down compared to boards like the P8P67 Pro but it will suffice.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboD...t=Combo.660242
what features am i missing in this board?
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post #16 of 24
2500k lol WEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE
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post #17 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by robert125381 View Post
what features am i missing in this board?
Front panel USB3.0, less connectivity on the back, not as much OC capability, and a slightly smaller size.

Take a look at this comparison
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post #18 of 24
If you have a frys nearby you can pick up a 2500k for 180 bucks right now & pick up this open box board for 115 bucks after rebate and everything, i've heard good things about extrem4 OCing

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16813157229R

EDIT: saw your location there is a frys in tempe so shouldn't be to far away

http://www.frys.com/template/isp/ind...%20Maps/tempe/
Edited by Modz - 6/13/11 at 11:20pm
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post #19 of 24
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Originally Posted by N3Xus View Post
Front panel USB3.0, less connectivity on the back, not as much OC capability, and a slightly smaller size.

Take a look at this comparison
would you say this is worth the exta $$$
or are they all semi low end?
and if so what is the best preformance for price board on the market right now?
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post #20 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by robert125381 View Post
would you say this is worth the exta $$$
or are they all semi low end?
and if so what is the best preformance for price board on the market right now?
If you plan on OCing, I'd have to say get the ASRock Extreme4, as it is probably the best price/performance board out right now.
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