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I mainly use my rig for the following applications/programs/games/tasks:

Adobe Master Suite CS5.0
RTS Games (HOMM-V / HOMM VI)
StarCraft 2 (Purchasing all expansions)
Cinema 4D R12.5
Photo-manipulation
Motion Graphics / Digital Signage
C4D R12.5 huh?
post #12 of 16
i'd wait another week or 2, they should drop pretty good by then.
and i would get an Asrock board.
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i'd wait another week or 2, they should drop pretty good by then.
and i would get an Asrock board.
Yeah, I'm waiting a bit longer for the prices to go down and waiting for new 8GB DDR3 1800 RAM sticks to go down in price too like this one Link

Hmm...why would you get an Asrock board? I've had good experiences from Gigabyte...care to elaborate on your suggestion?
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Yeah, I'm waiting a bit longer for the prices to go down and waiting for new 8GB DDR3 1800 RAM sticks to go down in price too like this one Link

Hmm...why would you get an Asrock board? I've had good experiences from Gigabyte...care to elaborate on your suggestion?
I think because many of the results of the testbed that uses the AsRock had better numbers than the ASUS.
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don't do it! i waited a year,too..and bulldozer suckkkkss ..badddd ..just baddddd
i'm so mad..i'm liquidating all things amd @ my house..it'd be wayyyy easier to go get an 1100T and drop into this sabertooth board..but..if it wasn't for bulldozer..i wouldn't have bought a $200 board..(now available for $140) anyway..bottom line..i'm not giving those jokers any more money..let 'um sink..it's what they deserve..btw.. a 965 black or 980 or thuban would be much better performance..
Edited by Schmuckley - 10/23/11 at 12:56am
 
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I think because many of the results of the testbed that uses the AsRock had better numbers than the ASUS.
Overall or just benchmarks?

I'm looking for a boost in productivity and not numbers though...the faster I can finish things the more funds I can get to fund my expansion to a new office/studio.
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