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because then itd be a $450+ dollar board.
I do not see why it would be $450+ board considering the EVGA FTW Z68 is $265, so add $100 to that by your calculations and it should be only $365. Then it would be able to support multi GPU like the MIV Z68, be similar in price, but give you a better NIC and soundcard. Anyway, I like the color scheme, but I wish it had better GPU support or was more in the $225 range. Of course for me, the sound card and NIC are not big for me, but I guess for some it makes it worth the price.
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I do not see why it would be $450+ board considering the EVGA FTW Z68 is $265, so add $100 to that by your calculations and it should be only $365. Then it would be able to support multi GPU like the MIV Z68, be similar in price, but give you a better NIC and soundcard. Anyway, I like the color scheme, but I wish it had better GPU support or was more in the $225 range. Of course for me, the sound card and NIC are not big for me, but I guess for some it makes it worth the price.
You said it just now yourself...

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"Of course for me, the sound card and NIC are not big for me, but I guess for some it makes it worth the price."
So, why are you even looking at it and considering it ( if thats what you are doing) when it does not suite your needs. Since you know the MIVE board is built the way you want it ... Why do you concern yourself or waste your time looking at the G1.Sniper 2 ?
    
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Listen man nothing is free, and the NF200 is worthless IC unless you are running 3way CF/SLI. If the EVAG FTW has the NIC and Sound this board has itd be more like $450. An NF200 almost always adds close to $70-100
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is this an extended atx board? it's caught my eye...wondering if it will fit inside a carbide 400r..or 650d...
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is this an extended atx board? it's caught my eye...wondering if it will fit inside a carbide 400r..or 650d...
Yes it will fit inside of your computer

Check this out here .


http://www.overclockers.com/forums/s....php?p=6946731

there are some pictures that show you the size comparison

Now... BUY IT!!!! or we beat you up! ... ALL OF US! ...
    
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Yes it will fit inside of your computer

Check this out here .


http://www.overclockers.com/forums/s....php?p=6946731

there are some pictures that show you the size comparison

Now... BUY IT!!!! or we beat you up! ... ALL OF US! ...
thanks for the link...its an amazing board...it looks like I may put this in a 2nd build.. the pci e lane spacing is great too
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haha that my review lol
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haha that my review lol
I know



You seem to have spread your review around like a Virus lol! It is all over the place, good hustle man!
    
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post #19 of 37
This is a gamers boards for sure. There's a difference between benchmark record breaking and good old fun gaming. This should meet or exceed most all gamers' needs.
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I know



You seem to have spread your review around like a Virus lol! It is all over the place, good hustle man!
haha thanks man, i yea it post it on my website, but before I had my website id post it on:
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OCN
overclockers.com
OCAU
i4memory
tweaktown

i used to post it at techpowerup forums, but now they post it as news.
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