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Help! Z68 boards that do 8x/8x PCI-e CFX?

post #1 of 16
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Hi OCN

I was about to order the P8Z68-V LE

http://www.computerlounge.co.nz/comp...p?partid=15469

This only does 16x/4x with the PCI-e slots

I'm using crossfire 6950s, would this lane reduction do some serious damage to frame rates?

What boards do 8x/8x CFX? They seem to be hard to find, and I don't have much to spend
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post #2 of 16
What about the ASUS P8Z68-V Pro or Delux (Gen.3)?

Are they not 8x + 8x in CF/sLI?
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post #3 of 16
My Gene Z does 8x/8x nicely.

http://3dmark.com/3dmv/3568760
 
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post #4 of 16
The Asrock extreme7 GEN 3 will and it has 5 slots and one is PCIe 3.0 It will do what you are looking for but the spacing of slots is a little weird. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157269
post #5 of 16
Go with a standard P8Z68-V, or PRO. They support dual x8.
post #6 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by swindle View Post
What boards do 8x/8x CFX? They seem to be hard to find, and I don't have much to spend
What are you willing to spend? There are a lot of Z68 mobos that have 8x/8x PCI-e layouts.
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My board, best price/performance z68 board out there.
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post #9 of 16
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The Delux is nearly $500NZD, far to expensive.

V Pro is still a little expensive...

EDIT: Living in NZ means I pay practically 2x the price on anything

EDIT EDIT: I pretty much only have Gigabyte or Asus to go with - As they are the only brands stocked by one of the few suppliers...
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post #10 of 16
How about this one: http://www.computerlounge.co.nz/comp...p?partid=15682
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