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If you want to run two cards @ x16 you're probably going to have to spend more than $100, but there is barely any difference between x8 and x16, especially for a mid-range card like 5770 or 6770.

I would go with AsRock 870 Extreme 3 R 2.0 (runs x8/x8 CFX)
     
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If you want to run two cards @ x16 you're probably going to have to spend more than $100, but there is barely any difference between x8 and x16, especially for a mid-range card like 5770 or 6770.

I would go with AsRock 870 Extreme 3 R 2.0 (runs x8/x8 CFX)
Yeah hopefully later on I can go with a higher end board, I'm just wondering if I should just wait till I save up say 250 to 300. The board I have right now kinda sucks but I don,t want to blow a bill on a board I'm not going to be happy with 4 or 5 months down the road. Yeah I'm not sure about the difference between x8,x8 and x16 but I'm sure the extra gpu would make a big difference anyways. Thanks for the link I'm going to have to really consider this one.
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