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post #11 of 15
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I don't want a mATX. I want to be SET for IVY when it comes out. I honestly WILL not buy anything if i cannot go IVY in the future just because i want room to upgrade and be set for many many years. this honestly may be my LAST setup I get apart from changing little things. I have been disappointed with games, hardware (more that it's so damn expensive now and AMD is total crap IMHO)
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post #12 of 15
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I am reading your post about the chipset now and thanks for linking WHY you are saying not to get it instead of just saying "because i said" or something to that effect.
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post #13 of 15
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sorry for 3 posts in a row... anyways... so there is latency issues when running dual cards? i thought the point of that chipset was to run dual cards faster?! I will no support Asus.. you can recommend them all you want (as I used to and don't get me wrong they make AWESOME hardware but their support screwed me over). back on topic... since i am going to be looking at dual cards when i can that means the NF200 is a bad choice then? I will read more reviews on it and check it out. Thanks for the heads up!
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post #14 of 15
It all looks good. If you don't mind paying a little extra.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231445

Same RAM with tighter timings, I own it and it's been real good.
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post #15 of 15
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this is actually the ram i meant to link.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231428
I may have to change it if i can but we will see what i decide on the motherboard. I don't really care about the SSD caching. i don't have an SSD and won't for a while. reading on the chipset more i am finding no other reviews about the latency but i am still looking at options for another mobo.
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