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Best board for 3 way sli

post #1 of 9
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im looking for a board that will be able to run 3 570 evga classifieds.

i know the asus ROG supports 3 way but its almost 400$. Is there a cheaper alternative to this top of the line board?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131760

will this board work?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131759
post #2 of 9
Second board can't do 3 way SLI.

How about ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3?
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post #3 of 9
Asus WS revo or the Extreme7 Gen3, personally I would go for the GEN3, it looks too sexy


EDIT:

The only other two, the M4E Z which you mentioned above and the Z68 UD7 which is similar in price to the M4E, however the P67 UD7 is the same price as the Asrock Extreme7 GEN3.

The P67 models of the M4E and Ud7 are around $300, so that could be an option, the Z68 features are just meh (ssd caching and lucid vitu - onboard gpu)
Edited by munaim1 - 10/17/11 at 8:50pm
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post #4 of 9
Nvm.

Yeah I'd probably go with the ASUS P8P67 WS REVOLUTION
Edited by iKhan - 10/17/11 at 8:48pm
    
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post #5 of 9
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does that asus u linked support 3 way? the details say 2 pci 16 2.0 slots
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Yes, either P8P67 WS or Z68 Extreme7 Gen3. Both supports 3-way SLI.
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post #7 of 9
Any 1155 board with the NF200 controller.
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post #8 of 9
The Asrock would be my pick. It has perfect spacing for 3 cards as long as you have clearance between the bottom of board and your case.
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post #9 of 9
MIVE is best for benching.

for gaming.. as long as it can do x8 x8 x8 you'll be fine.. it comes down to aesthetics and manufacturer preference... doesn't really matter in the end imo

spacing wise.. p8p67 ws, evga ftw, asrock extreme 7, all basically the same.

evga ftw is nothing but pci e slots.. i had it and i think it had the best spacing besides the p8p67 ws
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