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well everyone busy with asus crosshair V and sabertooth finally Guru 3D reviewed the MSI 990FXA-GD80 ....the board is looking daaaamn sexy..

[EDIT] the link to the review...
http://www.guru3d.com/article/msi-990fxa-gd80-review/1
Edited by westevilspirit777 - 7/22/11 at 1:02pm
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Wanna post a link to the review?
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well?
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post #5 of 11
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Originally Posted by westevilspirit777 View Post
well everyone busy with asus crosshair V and sabertooth...
You forgot Gigabyte's UD5's & UD7's

...the point was, source links should be in the OP
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post #7 of 11
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DAAAAAAAAAMN me....sorry guys...forgot the real thing
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post #8 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by westevilspirit777 View Post
DAAAAAAAAAMN me....sorry guys...forgot the real thing
Meh, no problem All good.

One thing that always bothers me when reading reviews, is that they compare boards with different components. eg: using a different models or production runs of ram, cpu's, and such.

Those things should be uniform throughout all the tests of that particular range of motherboards, if your goal is truly comparing performance. All components have a tolerance range, and no matter that the parts are from the exact same model & manufacturing date. They will perform slightly differently skewing results.
Edited by Lucky 13 SpeedShop - 7/22/11 at 1:23pm
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post #9 of 11
Crud. No IDE and floppy support? Looks like I'll be crawling to Asrock's doorstep..
    
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post #10 of 11
Been waiting for a proper review on this mobo. Too little too late. Bought a UD7.
Lmao at the "UEFI BIOS" fail...

Sick looking motherboard though..
Edited by mxthunder - 7/22/11 at 4:14pm
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