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http://promos.asus.com/US/Z68Gen3/#more
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so this one will run with the ivy bridge when its out ?
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Yes.
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post #4 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nioxic View Post
so this one will run with the ivy bridge when its out ?
It will ship IB ready. Existing motherboards will receive IB support updates.
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Good old asus!
    
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post #6 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
It will ship IB ready. Existing motherboards will receive IB support updates.
The only diffrence then will be PCIe 3.0?
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post #7 of 12
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Originally Posted by shanbcn View Post
The only diffrence then will be PCIe 3.0?
Yep. PCIe 3.0 support on x16 slots. Keep in mind x1 and x4 slots are still in PCIe 2.0
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post #8 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
It will ship IB ready. Existing motherboards will receive IB support updates.
It doesn't seem all existing boards will. At least according to ASUS, hope they can change that
post #9 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
It will ship IB ready. Existing motherboards will receive IB support updates.
Eugh, your sig is reminding me that Gigabyte is taking more of a nosedive than ASUS did during the Socket A days.
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post #10 of 12
Well this is a real kick in the teeth since I just got a P8Z68-V, thank you asus.
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