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Today I ordered a i5-2500k at a small local shop, the price even after taxes is just $20 more than Newegg so I said why not...

I've been looking at these two motherboards for quite some time now...

Question #1...Is the heat shield on the Sabertooth actually effective keeping the board cool ?

Bigger Question #2...I've been wondering how difficult it was to make the transition to using the new BIOS ?, its just I'm very comfortable using the old BIOS
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i5-2500k@4.5GHz GA-P67X-UD3 Galaxy GTX470 SLI DDR3-1600MHz Dominators 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Corsair Force GT 60GB SSD Raid 0 LG SuperMulti LightScribe Noctua NH-U12P SE2 Win 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Westinghouse 37" 1080p  Logitec Wireless Seasonic X750 80+Gold (soon) Techstation (homebuilt) 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k@4.5GHz GA-P67X-UD3 Galaxy GTX470 SLI DDR3-1600MHz Dominators 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Corsair Force GT 60GB SSD Raid 0 LG SuperMulti LightScribe Noctua NH-U12P SE2 Win 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Westinghouse 37" 1080p  Logitec Wireless Seasonic X750 80+Gold (soon) Techstation (homebuilt) 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Logitec Wireless Rocketfish X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro M-Audio BX8a  
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