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post #11 of 35
I think its ugly lol
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Oh yes, because the 2600k is faster than the 990X.
Pretty much in everything except multithreaded apps
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post #13 of 35
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Pretty much in everything except multithreaded apps
This board is marketed towards a niche, extreme overclocking market. 1366 is the better platform for these people's needs. 1155 currently does not offer what these people are looking for.
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Originally Posted by ecnelitsep View Post
That's 1000 dollars and 2011 is about 2 months away so whats your point?
The 970 is $550

SB-E isn't actually 2 months away. I love how you always speculate Intel products will come early and AMD products will come late. A better timeframe for SB-E is December.

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Pretty much in everything except multithreaded apps
So everything except gaming, where SB would only get you like 2 extra fps anyway?

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This board is marketed towards a niche, extreme overclocking market. 1366 is the better platform for these people's needs. 1155 currently does not offer what these people are looking for.
This.
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That's 1000 dollars and 2011 is about 2 months away so whats your point?
I didn't know you worked at intel and know the exact dates of release.
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post #16 of 35
I would buy it just for the colour scheme :>
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post #17 of 35
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Anyone who buys 1366 over 1155 is a nutjob these days
If you aren't a bencher sit in the back of the class and don't say anything. This board is for subzero sexiness. Not for a 24/7 i play vidja games computer.

Not everything is for gaming. Come on people.
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post #18 of 35
Thank you gnome!

*From someone that owns this mobo.. it is pure-wonderful. Its the equivalent to a hand-built race-car... and yes shines in sub-zero use especially. I purchased mine and did not even have a CPU or RAM to run on it..[have several now thank-goodness]. It is something I would be glad to own regardless of use.


post #19 of 35
how is this news
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how is this news
Because Vortez just decided to review it.
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