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Good Mobo for i3 2100?

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Im looking for a mobo around ~$100-120 for a new build im going to be putting together for my younger brother. He uses it mainly for after effects and premiere. But I was debating between P67 or Z68. If I do OC it for him, it'd be around 3.4-3.6GHz and not really any higher. The two I was debating would be this:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138319

or this:

http://www.superbiiz.com/detail.php?...TX-Motherboard

or

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128491

The only things that really matter would be:
2 or more PCIE slots preferably crossfire
if possible to OC CPU then that is a plus
I prefer to spend less if possible.
Thank you very much
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Get this one. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16813130583R
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I don't think that one has crossfire or sli?
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Originally Posted by note235 View Post
I don't think that one has crossfire or sli?
Why wouldn't it?

It's a normal P67 board with enough lanes for 1 x 16 or 2 x 8. This board supports CFX/SLI just fine.
    
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really?
i just bought the msi p67 g43 for $95
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