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Hi,
I was just wondering if this was a good motherboard for xfire and if this RAM would be good for it?RAM?
Thanks. =)
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Yes the motherboard and ram you posted are great. Especially the 990fx board. Gives you both SLI and Crossfire!


Edited by IzninjaFTW - 7/19/11 at 2:08pm
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Cool thanks!
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You might want to be careful if you plan on overclocking much. The 990fxa-d3 does not have a heatsink over the mosfets. These might get toasty if the CPU vcore is raised much.

If OC is intended, you might want to figure out how to cool the mosfets. Alternatively, you could get the 990fxa-ud3 instead of the d3. However, the extra price tag for the mosfet heatsink is about $20.

But like I said, if no OC'ing is going to occur, then no worries, great board.
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