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Asus X79 Rampage IV Extreme Vs ASRock X79 Extreme 4

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RIVE - Expected price 399.99 - 439.99



ASRock X79 Extreme 4 - 249.99 - Confirmed



Is there any reason i should consider the RIVE over the Extreme 4?
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The Rampage is going to be much better for overclocking because of the cooling and the amount of power going into the board.

If you're serious about overclocking, you'll want that board.
Otherwise, I would just get the ASRock board to save money. It's much cheaper and seems to still include many of the features that the Asus board has. The only thing I want to know about it is what cooler do they plan on putting on the bare Bridge? lol
    
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Think i changed my mind and will be going with the Rampage
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What about X79 Extreme7?

Now we tak some serious ****!

http://www.bug.hr/vijesti/asrock-x79...e7/111669.aspx
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What about X79 Extreme7?

Now we tak some serious ****!

http://www.bug.hr/vijesti/asrock-x79-extreme7/111669.aspx

Why does this board have 6 dimms. Will this work with quad channel.
 
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do u REALLY NEED 12 SATA ports??
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