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post #51 of 71
As long as they dont look like the old Gigabyte board i use to have that was gold colored or DFI's old school crayon throw up colors I dont care what it looks like.

EDIT: I wonder if you could stick 4 water cooled 6990's in there lol.
Edited by terraprime - 10/9/11 at 6:20pm
 
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If they make a white PCB for this socket, I will turn my back on AMD.
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If they make a white PCB for this socket, I will turn my back on AMD.
I've never seen a white PCB that looks as good as it sounds on paper. They're always kind of milky and don't have a completely consistent color across the entire board.
    
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its probably one of the ugliest motherboards i've seen from asus is years... :<

but ofc. i cant see how stuff looks inside my case, so what do i care!?

if its good i might get it later when i upgrade from my i7 920
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Asus P9X79 Deluxe socket 2011 unboxing



Edited by yeahi - 10/9/11 at 7:21pm
post #56 of 71
First time my jaw dropped when I saw a motherboard. I instantly liked the lighter theme but the RAM slot barrage is insane! O_O

Can't wait to see the SR-3 with twin sockets on this chipset. Imagine that!
     
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Why is everyone hating on the blue? Red/black is so cliche.
Because if the board doesn't match a person's nail or purse, it's a no-go. Accessorizing does indeed include motherboards now.
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post #58 of 71
I actually like the look of this motherboard.

Can't wait for them to come out.
post #59 of 71
There are worse but Asus is always the biggest fashion criminal. They absolutely, possitively cannot build a board with less than 4 colors. Some of their older boards look like constructed lego sets. I swear they color the crap out of their cheaper boards to get you to purchase something like the Gene that actually does have a color scheme.

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With this blue and silver (white?) and their strange design it looks like lego.
It's odd that you say this because when I bought my motherboard, the first thing I thought of was legos. I felt like a kid in a sandbox who should be playing with his toy truck instead of building a computer.

Hopefully the led debugger module becomes more of a mainstream thing.

They may be ugly but they are heart touchingly rock solid


Edited by pengs - 10/9/11 at 9:00pm
post #60 of 71
I couldn't care less about the aesthetics. As long as the layout is functional, the cooling competent, and the component choice quality, I can put up with all manner of ugly.

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Store windows on ram, anyone?
Been there, done that.
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